Your Home with Michael James

Ideas, inspiration, trends, tips, and projects from Michael James Remodeling to help make your home what you envision it to be.


New Construction on Lake Lanier

We’re now almost four months into a beautiful new home build on Lake Lanier. Through the use of time-lapse cameras and drone video, we’re documenting the process all the way from an empty lot to the finished project. Visit and subscribe to the Michael James Remodeling YouTube channel to see where we are in the process and follow along to the finish and see this new home come to life!


12 Luxury Features to Include in Your Next Bathroom Remodel

Your bathroom should be an oasis from the rest of the world and the place where you go to retreat from it all. Is it time to remodel yours and turn it into the space of your dreams?

These luxury bathroom ideas will help your space look and feel like a retreat; beautifully decorated but never at the expense of the room’s functionality.


Classic and Bright: Traditional Kitchen Remodel

Check out the stunning images and video walkthrough of this classic kitchen remodel. This kitchen remodel included new cabinets, Taj Mahal Quartzite countertops, new GE Monogram appliances, refinished wood floors. It also included some convenient extras like an in-cabinet appliance lift, a temperature-sensing touch faucet, and an air switch-activated garbage disposal.

Your Home Around the Web

Inspiration: 20 “Before & After” Remodels That Transform Blah Bathrooms Into Striking Sanctuaries

Bathrooms shouldn’t be drab just because they’re utilitarian by nature. These 20 makeovers show how architects and designers have turned humdrum interiors into something extraordinary.


Because Wine Not

These show-stopping wine cellars will inspire you to include wine storage in your next basement renovation.


Room for Seconds

Ripping the roof off your house and adding a second-story addition might sound like a drastic means of gaining space, but a total home makeover makes sense in many situations, particularly with housing inventories at an all-time low. Second story addition plans could be a big money-saver.


Timber! Lumber Prices Are Falling

If the price of lumber is a leading indicator, the cost of new home construction might be coming down. Or at least seeing some relief from rising costs.


Is A Wet Room Right for You?

As open-plan living becomes increasingly popular, it’s no surprise that the concept has extended to the bathroom. For homeowners seeking a serene retreat that feels like a visit to a spa, wet-room-style bathrooms are a natural fit.


Michael James In the Community

This month we had opportunity to work with the Lake Lanier Association to build four additional life jacket loaner stations on Lake Lanier to help ensure those that need life jackets have them available. New locations: Laurel Park, Olympic Park, River Forks Park, Wahoo Creek Park

More photos and video to come.


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