Our CEO Dan Bawden meets Mattress Mack at the GHBA Remodelers Council meeting

Our CEO Dan Bawden got to visit with Mattress Mack at last week’s Greater Houston Builders Association Remodelers Council meeting.  Mack announced he is starting a vocational school to train more electricians, plumbers, air conditing and welding trades.  The courses will be free to men and women alike, between the ages of 18 and 30, who dropped out of […]

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GHBA Remodelers Council: Consider Universal Design Options When Remodeling

Incorporating universal design principles when remodeling adds safety to your new space. Did you know that the right doors and windows can help to prevent in-home accidents, improve living conditions, and provide safety? Leveraging the power of universal design for your doors and windows makes sense in a world where life consistently throws unexpected curveballs. […]

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General Contractors Magazine Names Legal Eagle Contracts one of the Best Contractors in Houston

Serving Southwest Houston since 1978, Legal Eagle Contractors has over 40 years of experience as a residential remodeling company. Owner and president Dan Bawden has made significant contributions to the industry, serving in the past as Chairman of the NAHB Remodelers Division. Bawden holds a GMB, CGR, CAPS, and a CGB designation and is also […]

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Legal Eagle Contracts win Texas Star Award for 2019 from the Texas Association of Builders

AUSTIN, Texas (Aug. 14, 2019) – The Texas Association of Builders (TAB) announced the 2019 Star Awards winners on Aug. 8 at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine, Texas. The Star Awards are given annually in conjunction with the Sunbelt Builders Show™ to recognize excellence in all areas of the homebuilding industry, these awards are highly-coveted within […]

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Bellaire Builder, Legal Eagle Contractors, Co. Wins National Remodeling Award for a unique “Pneumatic Vacuum Elevator” Project

Continuing to set new standards of professionalism, 77 companies from across the United States were named winners at the 2019 Chrysalis Awards for Remodeling Excellence. The entries were judged on the overall design, the creative use of space and materials, and the degree to which the project enhanced the original structure. Legal Eagle’s project consisted […]

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Remodeling Surging in Houston – And Around the Nation

HOUSTON – (By Dale King, Realty News Report) – The home remodeling market in the U.S. has skyrocketed by more than 50% since the Great Recession of 2007-2009 ended, says a report by Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies. Houston and its environs have generally mirrored that ballooning pace, said the owners of two […]

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Chron.com: Who doesn’t want to Recycle? By Dan Bawden

Published in the Houston Chronicle on Sunday, July 15, 2018 Who doesn’t want to recycle? Click here to view the article

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Dan Bawden featured in National Association of Home Builders Article on Aging in Place

Dan Bawden, founder of Legal Eagle Contractors, created the NAHBs CAPS (Certified Aging in Place Specialist) certification program in 2001. In the linked article below, he talks about the Building Museum display as “.. an effective way to demonstrate how a CAPS professional can make a home a more comfortable for all family members, over many […]

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LEC’s Dan Bawden Featured on Realtor.com

“Should I buy a fixer-upper?” If this thought has crossed your mind, we don’t blame you. Many home buyers fantasize about purchasing a run-down shack and transforming it into a palace (thank you, Chip and Joanna Gaines). Still, pipe dreams aside, should you actually do it? While they aren’t for everyone, experts do say that there are many real reasons to buy a fixer-upper. Here are a […]

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Legal Eagle Contractors Thanks the BBB For Recognition of the 2017 Winner of Distinction Award

“The BBB has taken our company to the next level. They know we are going to follow the top ethical business practices of their award winners”, said Dan Bawden, Owner & President.  The Better Business Bureau recognizes businesses and non-profits for their achievements and commitment to quality in the workplace, Legal Eagle Contractors was one […]

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