What Is My Project Going To Cost?
Bawden’s Ballparks Here are a general range of the budgets to give you a realistic idea of what your project might cost. This will help you determine if the project is feasible, and if your budget is realistic. Costs assume a professional contractor with construction certifications & proper insurance is doing the work. Every home […]Read More
The Home Safety Guru’s® Safety Checklist NOTE: This questionnaire is set up so that “Yes” or “N/A”responses means that the item has been complete or does not apply. “No” responses indicate the areas in the home that need to be addressed, whether by removing items, installing various child or home safety items, or by taking […]Read More
What Is “Aging In Place Remodeling”, Anyway?
Name one thing you’ve been doing since you were born. I’ve got one: getting older! In response to the huge wave of Baby Boomers starting to retire, all sorts of products and services are popping up catering to the 50-and-over crowd. However, none of them hits as close to home as the nationally acclaimed “CAPS […]Read More
Why Should Remodelers Care?
Aging in Place Design, Universal Design, Green Remodeling – my head hurts! Old-school contractors like me have had a lot coming at them the last 10 years. These new “design approaches” challenge us to re-think the way we have always done things and how advise our clients. No one really likes change so we tend […]Read More