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 […]

Read More 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

“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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May 2017 has been an amazing Award-winning month for Legal Eagle! We are truly blessed.

On Wednesday May 10th our Legal Eagle Team attended the Greater Houston BBB Excellence Awards at Bayou City Event Center and received our 9th BBB Award of Distinction.   Businesses from Harris and 11 other counties surrounding Houston are vetted to decide the winners. “We are thrilled to be chosen for this honor again this year!” […]

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Texas Remodeler Dan Bawden Installed as 2017 NAHB Remodelers Chairman

WASHINGTON, DC –  Remodeler Dan Bawden, CAPS, GMB, CGR, CGP, of Houston, Texas, was installed as the 2017 Chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Remodelers on Jan. 10 during the International Builders’ Show in Orlando, Fla. As chairman of NAHB Remodelers, Bawden represents the more than 53,000 members of NAHB who are […]

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Legal Eagle Contractors Awarded Best Of Houzz 2017

Houston,Texas January 23, 2017 – Legal Eagle Contractors has won “Best Of Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. We were chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. […]

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How to Make Homes More Accessible for the Elderly [Video]

Dan Bawden had the pleasure of being a guest-host on Today’s Homeowner with Danny Lipford, lending his expertise to show homeowners how to make their homes more accessible. Watch this video to find out how to make an existing house more easily accessible for the elderly or those with disabilities by: Widening doorways and lowering thresholds […]

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Dan Bawden of Legal Eagle featured in The Baltimore Sun

Our very own Dan Bawden recently gave his Aging-in-Place insight to The Baltimore Sun article named ‘With aging population, a gap in home design’. A short excerpt of the article is below: Suzanne and Dan Swisher started looking for a new house a few years ago. With their children grown, they were ready to downsize […]

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