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The Wills Company
Nashville, TN
Design/Build Remodeling and Handyman Tips
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Ridley Wills, design director and co-owner of The Wills Company, has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville for a three-year term. Ridley served previously on the Advisory Board for six years. “By supporting Habitat for Humanity, we support the community as a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2014 at The Wills Company
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In 2013, our team started volunteering at the Nashville Humane Association. From prepping for a fundraising event to walking dogs, we enjoy doing whatever is needed to help out. At the end of the year, we wanted to help them with a big project in honor of our amazing clients.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2014 at The Wills Company
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The polar vortex that hit a good portion of the country the week of January 6th, left a lot of frozen and busted pipes in its wake. Nashville hadn't seen those kind of temperatures in years. Many pipes that passed code requirements and had been fine up until this point... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2014 at The Wills Company
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Do you know how many leaking Nashville basements I have dealt with in my life? Me neither, but I know it's a lot. And when I deal with basement leaks, I constantly run into two common misconceptions. The first is that most folk think it is “no big deal” that... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2014 at The Wills Company
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I’m a recovering collector. For years I amassed Christmas ornaments of a specific variety (Christopher Radko). My holiday tree became so encrusted with these beauties that it was almost hard to find an available branch on which to hang one. I loved the effect of these sparkling ornaments. Unfortunately, they... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2013 at The Wills Company
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One of the best gifts you can give yourself is your weekend back. I should know because I gave this to myself last year! A few years ago The Wills Company realized that our clients were calling us with the same maintenance requests year after year. At first, we would... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2013 at The Wills Company
The Wills Company is now following Wendell Harmer
Dec 16, 2013
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Dec 16, 2013
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Focus on creativity with our newest edition of "Haven" - a 16 page, online magazine full of photos, articles and tips about creating a haven at home. Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2013 at The Wills Company
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The countdown to the holidays has begun and this is the busiest shopping time of the year! As you might have guessed, our team loves "tools!" Maybe you have someone on your list this year who also loves tinkering around with tools. If so, here are five gift suggestions from... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2013 at The Wills Company
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Moving this couple's master bedroom downstairs meant that their rarely used side porch became their new master bath and closet. Who would have thought? Well, the Wills Company did! The homeowner saw a picture in a magazine of a drawer with outlets in it for all her hair tools. We... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2013 at The Wills Company
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We are excited to announce that we were voted Best Handyman and Best Builder in the 2013 Nashville Scene Best of Nashville Readers Poll! Thank you so much! Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at The Wills Company
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It is amazing how much better a house can "feel" when it flows right. After multiple additions, our client's home just felt closed in. By combining two, tight halls into one gracious entry, their home now welcomes you right in! Opening up the dining room to the entry hall enlarged... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2013 at The Wills Company
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Summer is winding down, and Fall is in the air! It's the perfect time to take care of projects around the house and make a list of priorities you want accomplished before the holidays. Here are The Wills Company TOP 40 Tips for Fall Home Maintenance & Improvement to get... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2013 at The Wills Company
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You would never know that a swimming pool used to be the focal point of this backyard. Ready for a change, the homeowner contacted us about removing the pool and transforming her backyard into an urban oasis. An avid gardener, she wanted a place where she could enjoy working with... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2013 at The Wills Company
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We often complain that our closets are too small, there isn't enough counterspace, the family room layout is awkward, we can't park in our garage or we can't believe we have grown out of our home so quickly. If we only had more space, our problems would be solved. Maybe... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2013 at The Wills Company
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Make it a "Dining Library!" Not only is it a wonderful way to display your books, but it gives warmth and interest to your dining experience. When we remodeled this dining room, we did not have to change it's footprint to transform the space. We removed the dated panel moulding,... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2013 at The Wills Company
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Just like us, animals need food, water and shelter. If they can find entry into your house, they'll make themselves at home, too! The Wills company team can thoroughly inspect your home each year to deter wildlife from moving in, as well as for routine maintenance issues. Unwanted squirrels, mice,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2013 at The Wills Company
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We are thrilled to finally unveil our very first issue of Haven, a Wills Company Publication. With articles ranging from creating an outdoor living space to an award-winning bathroom remodel to a profile of a wonderful family who have trusted us with their home for 20 years, we hope you... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2013 at The Wills Company
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In celebration of Valentine's Day, we thought it would be the perfect time to post some pictures from our recent Company Volunteer Day at The Nashville Humane Association. Everyone needs a little love - especially homeless dogs and cats! As The Wills Company is full of animal lovers, we thought... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2013 at The Wills Company
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Water is wonderful for splashing in a fountain, diving into a pool or cooling off at a beautiful beach. However, it’s not so great when it seeps into your house! The power of water is the root cause of a myriad of problems that can result in significant damage to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2013 at The Wills Company
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Thank you for another wonderful year! Please enjoy the following "design tour," which highlights a few projects we have been fortunate enough to work on. We hope each image inspires you and gives you ideas for your own home. We hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday! - The... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2012 at The Wills Company
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Why? Why? Why? Why? Why? Because it generally takes that many "why" questions to get to the root cause of a problem, especially when it involves human emotions! If you contact The Wills Company for design/build remodeling services, we will solve your house renovation needs and tackle that root cause... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2012 at The Wills Company
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According to the 2012 American Pet Products Association National Pet Owners Survey, 62% of U.S. households own a pet which equals to 72.9 million homes. Here at The Wills Company, we have 17 full-time team members and there are 26 dogs, 4 cats, 4 horses, 1 pony, 7 chickens, 1... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2012 at The Wills Company
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We are proud to announce The Wills Company was the Platinum and Project of the Year Winner in the 2012 Professional Remodeler Design Awards Outdoor Living Category, and a Gold Award Winner in the 2012 Qualified Remodeler Master Design Awards Outdoor Living Category. Enjoy these pictures of the winning entry...... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2012 at The Wills Company