West Shore Home Expands to Tennessee with Acquisition of Hullco, Inc.

Adelicia Caree

MECHANICSBURG, Pa., April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — West Shore Home, a leading technology-enabled home improvement company, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the Tennessee-based home remodeling company Hullco, Inc.

This acquisition is West Shore Home’s seventh since 2018. Headquartered in Pennsylvania, the company also operates offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina and Texas with over 20 operational locations. Hullco, Inc. recorded $20 million in sales in 2020.

“Hullco has built a solid reputation in the industry. We have shared common

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Two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo in Fairfax, Va., lists just below $275,000

Adelicia Caree

For example, the condo at 9717 Kings Crown Ct., unit #001 in Fairfax, Va., is priced at $274,979. The $500 monthly condo fee covers air conditioning, heat, water, trash and sewer bills as well as maintenance of the common grounds and access to an outdoor swimming pool. Annual property taxes are $2,867.

While the condo fee increases the monthly housing costs for this home, the sales price is far below the median sales price for a home in Fairfax County, which was $560,000 in February, according to Bright MLS. High prices may be one reason that Fairfax County condo

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Lafayette Man Arrested For Home Improvement Fraud

Adelicia Caree

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office was contacted in regards to a residential contractor fraud complaint. The victim and the contractor, Warrick Paul Boudreaux, entered into a contractual agreement in 2019 according to Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz.

It was determined that Warrick Boudreaux, owner of WB Construction, LLC, was contacted by the victim to have remodeling duties done at her residence. Payment was submitted by the victim to purchase the materials needed and Warrick Boudreaux was compensated for labor.

While Warrick Boudreaux was installing flooring in the home, a water line was ruptured by him. The victim discovered the ruptured

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Inside the Hottest Real-Estate Market in the US Right Now

Adelicia Caree
  • The hottest housing market in the US right now is Manchester, New Hampshire, Realtor.com has found.
  • One local broker told Insider he’s never seen this much activity in his 47-year career.
  • Manchester’s relatively affordable homes attract Boston commuters, who kick off bidding wars.
  • See more stories on Insider’s business page.

A $350,000 house hit the market in November. After a hectic weekend with 42 showings, Jeff Nyhan , a real-estate broker, told Insider that 33 offers flooded in. The home sold for well over its asking price.

This kind of mad rush over a coveted property is now typical in

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5 unsung ways Black interior design has influenced your home decor

Adelicia Caree

Kemi Lawson spent the first part of her career working in the City, before she decided to shift lanes. She recently launched The Cornrow, an online homeware and lifestyle store tailored to a modern Black aesthetic. Through her Instagram channel, she is also focused on educating her followers on the widely overlooked history of Black interior design.


Moving house with a husband and two young daughters inspired a quandary familiar to many – how to transform a property into a loving family home that reflects who we are. Our new abode in North West London was a 250-year-old listed cottage,

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Upcycled furniture ideas: Tips from an interior designer

Adelicia Caree

It wasn’t that long ago that my husband sent me a text while walking our dog. It was a photo of an old kitchen table and four chairs that had been tossed out by a neighbor.

The pieces had “good bones,” as they say, but since the full extent of my furniture upcycling skills up until that point had been spray painting flower pots for my garden, I wasn’t sure what he expected me to do with the old dining set.

Courtesy Terri Peters

“If there’s anyone who can make it perfect for our house, it’s you,” he texted.

Suck

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