Why Do Bids Vary So Much?
Choosing a remodeler is tough, especially the first time around. Reputation and reviews are a few things to consider … and then there are bids. Why do bids (we call them estimates) vary greatly? Is one remodeler making huge profits while another is keeping margins slim out of the goodness of his/her heart? The truth… Read More
What’s Your Budget? … And Why We Need to Know
Every project we’ve ever done begins with one or more conversations about the proposed project that address the size and scope, timeline and, at some point, the budget. When asked what they are comfortable spending on the project, investing in their home, etc. we always get one of three answers: “My budget is $XXX.” –… Read More
How Much Will My Remodeling Project Cost?
“What’s it going to cost?” is hands own the most common question we’re asked about remodeling. The true answer is … it depends. Think about it this way: how much is a new car? You can buy many small cars for less than $16,000. On the other hand, you can buy a performance luxury car… Read More