Blog 2018-01-28T17:18:45+00:00

Savvy Home Improvement Advises For Today’s Homeowners 

Resolving the cost mystery, of construction & renovation projects Part 1

The mysteries behind the cost of construction or renovation, companies don’t want you to know! Part 1: General Approach There is no one universal formula to calculate the cost of a construction project, we will explore what goes into a price of typical home improvement projects, such as garage builds, basement renovation, decks, concrete jobs etc. So what is hiding behind the mysterious dollar amount you receive on your quote? [...]

DIY vs. Hiring A Professional Contractor

Can I really build my garage? Develop a basement? Or handle my concrete job? As a homeowner, you can always contemplate the idea of finishing your home addition projects such as garage builds and basement development yourself known as D.I.Y instead of hiring a professional contractor, but there are some questions to think about first before taking that important decision. Here are some of them: Consider your skills and abilities very carefully. Having [...]

6 Things To Consider Before Hiring a Basement Renovation Company

Many challenges face homeowners when they start working on the idea of developing their basement. From design ideas to ensuring the quality work done within a specific time frame and budget. The first step to a successful renovation project is choosing the right company. We have put together 6 items to look for that would guarantee the results and the quality you are aiming for. 1-Check for business license Legitimate contractors [...]

Cracks In My Newly Poured Concrete Are OK!?

You might not want to hear this but concrete is supposed to crack.. As concrete hardens it begins to shrink ever so slightly. In fact, concrete shrinks 1/16th of an inch for every ten feet of length that are placed. Which may result in cracks that are 1/8th inches thick Wise concrete finishers know this and install contraction or crack control joints that encourage the concrete to crack at these [...]