The Art of Spatial Planning in Home Construction and Renovation

Consider the art of spatial planning in home construction and renovation can make all the difference in your space? Are you someone who had a true love for the classic charm and architecture of Boston Brownstones – and always imagined living in one? No matter if you desire a newly constructed custom home or you’re […]

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8 Hidden Costs Renovating A Boston Brownstone

So you’ve purchased a Boston brownstone. Brace yourself for 8 hidden costs of renovating a Boston brownstone. There may be some unexpected costs associated with owning this charming relic. These are old buildings and worth preserving their ancient charm. In most cases, you don’t have a choice. The local National Registry of Historic Places has […]

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Luxury Kitchen and Bath Design Trends of New England 2017

A place in time where classic architecture meets contemporary design. The trends in style seem to be to go natural with a continuity in textures. Trends give us new ways of seeing and thinking. They sometimes reflect larger shifts in our society’s mode of living. As with most other aspects of existence, they don’t last forever. […]

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Gas Fireplaces – Vented or Ventless?

Gas fireplaces vented or ventless are an ideal choice for anyone who wants to enjoy the warmth of a fire without the chores of hauling wood and cleaning ashes. Because gas fireplace options are growing in popularity every year, manufacturers have geared-up to offer us a wide selection of appliances. You’ll find gas logs, freestanding gas fireplaces, and contained fireplace […]

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What Exactly Does A Construction Manager Do?

What exactly does a Construction Manager do? you ask. A Construction Manager often called general contractors, will coordinate and supervise a wide variety of projects, including the building of all types of public, residential, commercial, and industrial structures, as well as roads, memorials, and bridges. John Connaughton, the owner of Connaughton Construction, is a Construction Manager who has […]

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310 Marlborough Street, Boston- Home Renovation

310 Marlborough Street, Boston’s Back Bay. Not just another brownstone. [click on the image to sequence through quicker] ” slug=”310-Marlborough-Street-Completion” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Outstanding extensive renovation of this 1899 residence located in the coveted and well sought after Back Bay of Boston. No detail was overlooked in this classic brownstone.  See pictures during renovation. […]

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What do Millennials seek in their homes?

What do Millennials seek in their homes? The millennial generation is becoming an increasingly important part of the housing market. According to a 2015 National Association of Realtors study that looked at generational housing trends, Millennials, those born between 1980 and 2000, comprise the largest segment of the buyer market. They’re young professionals who prefer […]

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Construction Manager We build from the Ground up

How does Connaughton Construction help you get your dream home to reality? From  the ground up. The construction process is definitely an art. There are many factors that contribute to the construction of a building. Architects and Construction managers play a vital role in the construction process, and work closely with the building owner. Let’s […]

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3 Ways to Prepare for Winter in the Northeast, Bostonians

When we prepare for winter in the northeast, Bostonians go all out. We use Nest thermostat technology, icynene insulation, and heated flooring; inside and out. NEST Thermostat Technology Did you leave the house and forget to turn down the heat? Are you heading home on a warm summer day or cold winter night and would like […]

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Connaughton Collection of Custom Kitchens

We are proud to share with you the Connaughton Collection of Custom Kitchens. The kitchen is the heart of any home. It is a room where the family congregates. It’s a space to entertain guests. The kitchens with marble counters, wood floors, specialized cabinets and clever automation are taking form. There are plenty of kitchen remodeling trends taking […]

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