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Monthly NewsletterDecember 2014 Newsletter

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT Custom Home – Boalsburg We finished up a custom home at the end of the summer featuring everything you would expect in a Bachman Home – walnut … [more] HOME CONSTRUCTION 101 Step 12: Interior Finishing The project is nearly complete on the inside! Plenty of activity and lots of … [more] MAINTENANCE […]

Around TownMarvin Sanders on “Restaurant Impossible!”

Restaurant Impossible

Our very own Marvin Sanders helped renovate Mamma Lucrezia’s Pizzeria and Italian Restaurant (Bellefonte) for the “Restaurant Impossible!” television program. The episode airs September 24th on Food Network. (L to R above) Tom Bury, Marvin Sanders, Robert Irvine

Home Construction 101Step 10: Drywall

Drywall stage

Drywall, also known as sheetrock or gypsum board, is installed after insulation. Typically sized in 4’ x 12’ sheets, these are attached to the ceilings and walls and the seams are taped with “mud” (drywall joint compound). After several coats of blending, the finish is sanded smooth and ready for paint, known as a Level […]

Project SpotlightAnother outdated bathroom brought back to life!

Original bathroom (left) was outdated and sterile.  Bachman Homes overhauled the space by removing the fireplace and replacing soaking tub.  New porcelain floor tile, shower, cabinet/mirror and fixtures completed the project.

Thanks to my designer, Casey Hovick (www.caseyhovickdesign.com), for some great ideas and finishing touches. The original bathroom (left) was outdated and sterile. Bachman Homes overhauled the space by removing the fireplace and replacing soaking tub. New porcelain floor tile, shower, cabinet/mirror and fixtures completed the project.