BLOGS

Preparing your Home for Winter Weather

It's that time of the year when weather can be unpredictable and rough. The hustle and bustle of life can make it difficult to to prepare your home for the likely freezing temps. Our simple to-do list will take the guess work out of it for you. Keep your home happy...

The Lofts at Sterling Mill

The historical renovation of the Sterling Cotton Mill in Franklinton, NC took place in 2018-2019. This beautiful L-shaped brick building was once a thriving cotton mill built by Samuel C. Vann in 1895. The mill closed in 1991 and became listed on the National Register...

Adapting your Home for a Senior Loved-One

Moving a loved-one into your home and becoming their full or part-time caregiver is a huge undertaking. It can lead to some major adjustments for you and your family, which will likely include home renovations or updates. Making this transition as smooth as possible...

Why Obtaining a Permit is Important

You've decided it's time. You've researched, planned and you've found the best contractor out there (us!). The next step in the process is filing those permits and waiting on their approval. So why is this step one of the most important in the entire project? Firstly,...

How to Survive Through a Kitchen Renovation

There's nothing quite as disrupting to our everyday life as having your kitchen remodeled. Removing your means of cooking homemade meals can not only be frustrating, it can also be costly.  The average time-frame for a full kitchen renovation varies greatly depending...

Beat the Heat

It's that time of the year when the temps get unbearable and just setting foot outside causes you to sweat uncontrollably. We can't change the weather (unfortunately!), but we can help with some proven tips and tricks to keep your home cool while still being energy...

Dance Studio Renovation

In the heart of beautiful Cary, NC we recently completed a full renovation of a former gymnastics studio into a remarkable & unique space. Arthur Murray Dance Center specializes in Ballroom, Latin & Swing dances and offers classes for every age and experience...

BE a STAR with P&R! 2019 TAA Trade Show

Last week the Triangle Apartment Association held their annual Trade Show event at the NC Fairgrounds. This year was even bigger and better than years before! The location was moved into the Jim Graham building for the first time and with this move came extra space,...

Pet Spa Renovation

A rarely used storage area over at the Town Station Apartments in Cary, NC (a Venterra Property) was recently converted into a much anticipated pet spa. The space was originally used to store broken appliances that needed repair; and after removal of the bulky items...

Preparing your Home for the Market

Spring has finally arrived and the weather is beginning to warm up, making it the ideal time to put your home on the market. Getting your house sale-ready can seem quite intimidating. From the heavy cleaning, to mass organizing & of course the de-cluttering, you...