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A Sustainable Investment "Green" Light Your Earth-Friendly Projects


Try the ‘pay a little bit more now ... or a lot more later’ approach Green projects may come with a higher price tag, but, in many cases, they help customers avoid more expensive projects down the road......,” says Michael Mroz, who runs both Michael Robert Construction and an energy-auditing company, Green Energy Improvements, in Westfield, N.J. “Now, it might cost a little more, but in the long run you save a lot and get the perks of added comfort.  The definition of green building is measured by sustainability.”

Watch this great video demonstrating the air sealing effects of well installed house wrap.  This is one of many energy efficient techniques that went into one of the most energy efficient remodeling project in the town of New Providence. 

Community Builders Association 2011 Awards of Excellence


2011 Winner of Best Special Room Renovation for the Gismondi residence in Westfield


2011 Runner up for Best Kitchen Renovation under $150,000

Brief: Westfield Builder Wins Statewide Award

Shadowlawn featured in Westfield’s Hearth & Home Kitchen Tour

Westfield is known for its many beautiful homes, both old and new. The Hearth and Home Kitchen Tour gives the public a chance to see a half-dozen of these homes from the inside. The self-guided tour, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 22nd, 2011is a fundraiser for Holy Trinity Interparochial School in Westfield.  There will be cuisine to sample from....more


local chefs and bakers; the homes' contractors and designers will be on hand to discuss their handiwork. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $35 on http://htisnj.com/eforms/hearth_home_kitchen_tour.html, or at one of the local businesses listed on the site.

Architect:

Michael Robert Construction


Remodeler:

Michael Robert Construction


Interior Designer:

Michael Robert Construction

713 Shadowlawn Dr., Westfield

SATURDAY - OCTOBER 22, 2011

Classic Coastal Colonial Renovation - the Anti McMansion

by Michael Robert Constructionhttp://www.houzz.com/professional/29969/Michael-Robert-Constructionhttp://www.houzz.com/projects/21395/Classic-Coastal-Colonial-Renovation---the-Anti-McMansionshapeimage_8_link_0

TUESDAY - OCTOBER 25, 2011

Who Said Marble Counters Can’t go in a Kitchen.


I was reading the paper Sunday morning and came across a great article about Ruth Reichl, a renowned food critic whose favorite part of her kitchen is her marble countertops.


The thing I like most in my kitchen is my marble counters. Everybody said not to use marble because it's fragile, it stains, it cracks and it doesn't remain beautiful.....”


To read the full article click here

Local Blogger Notices MRC Award

The Houzz “Best Of Remodeling” award for 2012 is given in two categories:

Customer Satisfaction & Design.

Customer Satisfaction award winners are based on homeowner members who rated their experience working with remodeling professionals in 12 categories ranging from architects, and interior designers to contractors and other residential remodeling professionals.  

Michael Robert Construction of Westfield Receives Houzz’s 2012 ‘Best Of Remodeling’ Award


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Easy Green Weekend Detox For Your Home

Mud Room & Laundry Room Project Inspiration

Michael Robert Construction Earns “Best of Remodeling “

“This photo of a mudroom designed and built by Michael Robert Construction has been added to more than 15,000 Ideabooks on Houzz.com”

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www.goleader.com/12mar29/10.pdf

Michael Robert Construction of Westfield

Receives First Place for Best Historic Renovation

from the Community Builders & Remodelers Association of NJ

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www.goleader.com/12jul12/18.pdf

5 Ideas to decorate the home staircase

by Stefan, posted in How To, Tips, and Advice.

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Give Your Victorian Hallway a Modern Slant

Geometric Runners Shape Stairway Style