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An Introduction To: Aaron Newell, Construction Manager at New England Design & Construction
Published November 18, 2021 | By

I am the Construction Manager for NEDC and as such oversee all NEDC Project Managers managing our Architectural Design Build projects across Cambridge, Somerville, Chestnut Hill, Brookline, Back Bay and the Greater Boston area. We are involved throughout the design and planning process to advise and assist with costing, value engineering and efficiency of design… View Article

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Why Type A Personalities Prefer Design-Build Contractors
Published November 2, 2021 | By

Type A Personality Explained Have you ever heard someone describe themselves as “Type A”? The concept of Type A and Type B personalities was originally introduced by cardiologists Ray Rosenman and Meyer Friedman in the 1950s. While there are many ways to describe both personality types, Type A personalities tend to be characterized as ambitious,… View Article

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Home Additions in Boston – 6 Things You Should Know
Published October 18, 2021 | By

If taking on a home renovation can feel daunting, then tackling an addition may feel even more so. Both require extensive planning, budgeting, and decision-making, but addition projects also require deeper structural expertise and knowledge about how to obtain special permissions with the city. In today’s post, we’re drawing on our experience of advising clients… View Article

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How to Trend-Proof Your Boston Home Renovation Design
Published September 30, 2021 | By

Like fashion, home trends are always coming and going, occasionally reviving after a few decades or else fading out entirely. Some trends, like open floor plans, have proven themselves to be valuable investments, while others, like open space between the ceiling and upper kitchen cabinets, can quickly make your home look dated once the particular… View Article

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Basement Remodeling Pitfalls to Avoid
Published September 25, 2021 | By

Remodeling your basement is one of the most practical and economical ways to increase your home’s usable square footage. Whether your goal is to create a family room, an entertainment area, a bedroom and bathroom suite, or something else, basement renovations are generally less expensive than additions since they make use of the home’s existing… View Article

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3 Boston Remodeling Trends that Keep Things Clean
Published September 19, 2021 | By

1. Instagram Worthy Spice and Pantry Organization An organized kitchen is like a well-curated wardrobe: it automatically boosts your confidence in and enjoyment of mundane tasks like cooking. Aside from the general layout of cabinets, countertops, and appliances, two of the biggest elements of a well-organized kitchen are the spice rack and the pantry, simply… View Article

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