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Amy’s Series: Ready For Construction

by Amy Iverson / May 30, 2019

Measure Meeting: Now that we have made our color and material selections, our project is almost ready for production.  Next we will be meeting with our Project Manager, Steve Marco.  At this meeting the plan dimensions will be verified, ceiling details will be discussed,  and look for cracks that could be issues.  We will also confirm how the crew will be entering the home, how the online calendar works, and...

8 Things To Ask Your Contractor Before You Sign

by Adam Jensen / May 16, 2019

Starting a remodeling project on your home is no small task. There are many different moving pieces when it comes to a large remodeling project such as a kitchen or basement. Everything from framing, painting, and flooring needs to be scheduled and completed in a timely manner to keep the project moving. Asking a few specific questions can help you gain much needed insight to how a company works to...

Thinking about a basement remodel?

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

From beginning to end, a basement remodeling project may take more time than you initially anticipate. Finishing an entire Basement can be the same as finishing an entire upper level of the house. Our experts will have a Basement Finishing Process timeline along with the story of their company and the products we use. How early should I  get in contact with a contractor? A custom basement with a bath,...

20 Things to Ask Your Contractor

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

It's frustrating as a "good guy" contractor to hear stories from family and customers about their terrible contractor experiences.  Just this past week I have heard from my mother-in-law and a customer about the contractor that asked for all the money before they were done with the job. So, now the contractor won't finish the job and they didn't build the job right. This is why contractors have a bad...

What to Look For in a Contractor Before Starting a Basement Renovation

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Anyone who has dealt with home construction or remodeling can tell you just how difficult it can be at times. Having construction workers in your home, drywall dust, machinery, as well as early mornings and late nights of construction noise. Although, working with a contractor who offers you the best possible customer experience can make a world of difference. If your contractor has the established people and processes for each...

What to Look For in a Contractor

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Anyone who has dealt with home construction or remodeling can tell you just how difficult it can be at times. Having construction workers in your home, drywall dust, machinery, as well as early mornings and late nights of construction noise. Although, working with a contractor who offers you the best possible customer experience can make a world of difference. [caption id="attachment_566" align="alignright" width="300"] With room for extra seating, food preparation,...