Got Wood Floors?
Did You Know…. That you can ‘Spruce Up” your hardwoods for a lot less $ than you think? Whether you wood floors have a wax or polyurethane finish, an occasional re-do is needed. The Secret Trick…. You don’t have to completely re-sand & finish to restore your floors. We can do a much less expensive […]Read More
Selecting a Remodeler – Thinking of Hiring a Contractor??
Please Print and Use This Checklist!! Here’s how to pick a remodeler that’s a good fit for you: – Before you consider hiring a contractor, ask him or her these questions: 1. Have you been operating as a remodeler successfully in this part of town for at least 10 years? Lots of remodeling companies come […]Read More
Remodeling? How to Get Started
Secrets to a Smooth, Successful Project Keep in mind… “Be aware: Remodelers offer an entrepreneurial service, not a product. This is not like buying a car. You are hiring the personality, team and skill-set of a unique company. Factor this in to your decision, and do not look blindly at price when choosing a contractor. […]Read More
The Design-Build Process – What exactly is “Design-Build?”
You have probably heard of the term “design–build”, but what is it that, exactly? Design-build is a one-stop, seamless way to build a home or undertake a remodeling project. Think of the players as having hats. There is a “design hat” and a “construction hat” needed to do a construction project. Most people think these […]Read More
Pricing Your Project – Home Building: 8 Ways to Stick to Your Budget
When remodeling or adding on, know thyself, plan well, and beware of ‘scope creep’! Inevitably, any new client will ask me “How much will the project cost?” The answer isn’t always straightforward and easy. You see, a home construction budget, in both its creation and its maintenance, is more art than science. Sure, it’s easy […]Read More