Posts Categorized: Modular Additions

In-Law Suites vs. Guest Rooms: Which Is Right for Your Home?

When you have guests staying over, providing them with a comfortable space is essential. Many homeowners debate whether to create a dedicated in-law suite or simply convert an existing room into a guest room. Both options have their advantages and drawbacks. If you decide that a guest room simply isn’t the right choice and require… Read more »

5 Ways a Second Story Addition Will Improve Your Home Equity

As a homeowner, you may be looking for ways to increase the value of your home. Especially when so many are still looking to sell their homes. Other than doing smaller projects like landscaping or painting, consider a second story addition in Fairfax County! Carbide Construction is the local expert on modular additions and can… Read more »

5 Factors to Consider When Adding In-Law Suites

Arlington VA Modular Addition

As housing prices remain high, many are turning to in-law suites to save money or provide care for their elderly parents or relatives. In-law suites are a great way to expand the square footage of your home, provide a dedicated space for parents or relatives to visit or move in, all while remaining more affordable… Read more »

Accessory Dwelling Units FAQs

Accessory dwelling units (ADUs) have continued to be a trend in housing throughout the country, and specifically, in the Northern Virginia area. Below are a few commonly asked questions about the permitting and building process for accessory dwelling units in Washington DC and the northern Virginia area.  While most of the questions and answers may… Read more »

Choose Modular Home Additions this Winter

Leesburg Virginia modular additions

For many, winter signifies a time of year where many projects must come to a standstill. Landscaping, gardening, masonry and in most cases – construction. However, if you’ve been dreaming of new home additions in Fairfax County, that dream doesn’t have to be put on hold until warmer weather arrives once again! Here at Carbide… Read more »