Who Do You Call?!?

Who Do You Call?!? (not Ghost Busters)The pandemic has lifted, you’ve emerged from your bomb shelters torealize your home stinks (not literally we hope!). This brave new worldmust begin with a makeover beginning with your home. Interiordecorator, architect, materials warehouse, cabinet warehouse, generalcontractor, wh, whe, WHERE TO BEGIN?!?! All excellent questions and dependingon your plans […]

Open Concept

This is a well-traveled subject but in case its new to you or you could use a bit ofguidance, let’s take a look. For many older homes, the entrance likely brings you into aformal living room with a dividing wall between the kitchen and living room. There isplenty of space available, just not the space […]

Home Remodeling 101

You have decided you are ready for a fix up, patch up, redo, rehab or remodel. Covid has given you months to view some shabby areas of your domicile and as you emerge into daylight for the first time in months, growling like a bear emerging from your den your first or perhaps second though […]

Before You Hire a Contractor

Before You Hire a Contractor

Important things to understand before hiring a Contractor Get Estimates Once you’ve narrowed your options, get written estimates from several firms. Don’t automatically choose the lowest bidder. Before you hire a contractor, ask for an explanation to see if there’s a reason for the difference in price. Orange County Contractor Great Earth Environments will always […]

After You Hire a Contractor

After you hire a contractor

Important information to keep in the back of your mind for after you hire a contractor.  Keep Records Keep all paperwork related to your project in one place. This includes: copies of the contract change orders any correspondence with your home improvement professionals a record of all payments. You may need receipts for tax purposes. […]

Finding a Local Contractor

local contractor

Do Your Research Check with friends, neighbors, or co-workers who’ve used a  local contractor If you can, take a look at the work done and ask about their experience. Look at sites you trust that post ratings and reviews Do people seem to have similar experiences with a local contractor, good or bad? You also […]

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