Click image to enlarge

Break Ground Without Breaking Up

7 Keys to Securing a Strong Relationship While Building or Remodeling Your Home

By Sandy Berendes and Laura Longville
eBook Versions
Price: $8.99
  (ePub format used on: iPad, Nook, etc.)
Price: $8.99
  (Mobi format for the Kindle)

"We wish we’d had Laura to help Sandy and us five years ago when we added on and remodeled our house.  Nate has forgotten all about it, but it’s still a horrible memory for me.  I do love the outcome, but our relationship suffered!”      ~Amy and Nate,  Rapid City, South Dakota

Remodeling or building your home can be overwhelming and stressful. In Break Ground Without Breaking Up: 7 Keys to Securing a Strong Relationship while Building or Remodeling Your Home, co-authors Sandy Berendes and Laura Longville show readers in committed relationships how to navigate home construction with as little stress and conflict as possible.

Your relatationship will be remodeled right along with your home construction project. Just like a house, a relationship is only as good as the framework that supports it. Learn how to remodel or build your relationship so that it turns out just like your new home: enhanced and improved!

The book also provides designer tips and resource recommendations.


Co-authors Sandy Berendes and Laura Longville live in Rapid City, South Dakota.  Sandy has a long-standing busy career as a self – employed professional interior designer.  Laura has an active career as a seasoned therapist and life coach.   In 2012, Sandy was hired by Laura and her husband to help them with the interior design while they were building their dream home.  Sandy and Laura eventually teamed up to write this book together to help couples through their stressful construction projects.

Format: ePub
ISBN 13: 978-1-63413-106-3
Publisher: Mill City Press
Publication Date: 10/21/2014

Format: MOBI
ISBN 13: 978-1-63413-105-6
Publisher: Mill City Press
Publication Date: 10/21/2014

For questions about your order, email for more assistance. 

Please note: If you select media mail as your shipping method, please allow up to 10 days for arrival.