Cummings Home Improvements

A Blog from our Home Improvement Specialists

Our Latest Project – Portico

In our latest project, we have updated a small portico. A portico is a small porch leading to the entrance of a home which also has a roof structure supported by columns. The existing portico had masonry steps and landing, with a metal roof attachment that the home owner felt was taking away from the […]

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Porches and Decks

Do you know the difference between a porch and a deck? A porch is a structure, with a roof, located at the entrance of a home. They can be enclosed or screened-in to provide protection from insects or weather. Porches serve as an informal extension of the home. A deck is an open, unroofed porch […]

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Welcome Back! In our latest project,we have been updating a 1970’s  style tile bathroom. After following the EPA lead safe renovation guidelines and safely gutting the bathroom down to studs and subflooring, we subcontracted electrician Dave Pike from Advanced Electrical Service Co., (* see below) also located in Melrose. Dave removed the old wiring as needed […]

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Our Latest Project

Bathroom remodeling is often one of the first renovations that you will do to your home. It will provide the most bang for your buck and will add tremendous value to your home thereby making it more of an investment than an expense. Like any investment it needs to be well planned, well managed and […]

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Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling

Kitchens and bathrooms are the most exciting and often the first renovation that you will do to your home. They provide the most bang for your buck; they add tremendous value to your home thereby making them more of an investment than an expense. Like any investment they need to be well planned, well managed and […]

Entry Door Replacement

An entry door is literally the introduction to your house, a statement of style, invitation and security. It is a first impression of beauty, thoughtfulness, and value to friends, family, new visitors and even prospective buyers. It should reflect your personal style to outsiders and give you a sense of security. If your entry door […]

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Our Latest Project

We have just finished a fireplace remodel.  This remodel took just 3 days! The existing fireplace had an old dated feel with a brick facade and a mantle shelf that made it difficult for the homeowner to utilize the wall to its fullest potential. What we did… The stone hearth and cement base were removed, and […]

Cummings Home Improvements is proud to announce our updated Facebook and Google+ profile pages including updated pictures from our new website. Come and visit our new social networking profiles by clicking on the network below: Facebook Google+

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Hi and welcome to the new blog for Cummings Home Improvements. Our company based in Melrose, MA provides residential and commercial customers with a variety of construction and improvement solutions. Today we are celebrating the launch of our companies new and improved website designed to better illustrate the high quality craftsmanship and attention to detail […]

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