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Aug 30

The Difference Between Home Remodel and Renovation

Often used interchangeably, there are a couple of key differences between a home remodel and renovation that homeowners should know before starting a project. While both can dramatically improve a home, where they diverge is the work involved. Learn more about the differences between remodels and renovations to better understand your project’s needs. Home Remodel […]
Mar 05

Why It’s Important to Hire a Licensed Contractor for Home Remodeling

There are a variety of reasons why it’s important to hire a licensed contractor for home remodeling, regardless if you’re doing a full home renovation or remodeling a small bathroom. From work and service quality to liability, hiring a licensed contractor for your South Florida home remodeling is crucial for having a positive experience and […]
Jan 29

Top Kitchen Remodeling Styles to Inspire Your Project

It’s essential to know your options when considering kitchen remodeling styles to achieve a finished result you’ll love for a long time. There are about sixteen kitchen styles that are considered the most used or popular like southwestern, shabby chic, craftsman, and beachy/coastal. Platinum Sand Construction has achieved a variety of designs, however, there are […]
Dec 11

Why You Need a Permit for Home Renovations

It can be a hassle to visit the Planning and Zoning office, but it’s a worthwhile effort when all is said and done. Despite the amount of documentation a home renovation can require, you will find that going through the process properly will force you to think critically regarding each step in the home renovation process. […]
Nov 27

Countertop Materials: Granite vs Quartz

Granite versus quartz - which material should you select for your kitchen or bathroom countertops? Money doesn’t grow on trees, so of course you want to know which one is best suited to grace your countertops. There isn’t a simple answer as each has their pros and cons. It’s important to know the differences between granite and quartz to ensure you choose the option that best suits your needs and lifestyle. Below, we breakdown the advantages and disadvantages of both!