I’m of the opinion that if you don’t already have one, you should consider adding a deck to your home. After all, with the typically ideal weather we enjoy in Southern California, there are few reasons why no one should stay inside all the time. If you have the square footage to do it, here are 10 reasons you […]
When considering a home renovation project, your budget may be your top concern. Whether you’re undertaking a bathroom renovation or a whole-home remodel, knowing what you can afford to do is an essential part of the process. These seven tips should serve you well when budgeting for a home renovation.
1. Research costs for similar projects.
I know that it can […]
Gathering estimates for a home renovation project can be a daunting task especially for first-time home renovators. These seven tips can help ensure that your home remodeling project begins with its best chances for a successful outcome.
1. Before scheduling an estimate, ask as many questions as you can.
Save yourself ample time by being prepared with your own relevant questions […]
This list has nothing to do with looks and everything to do with quality and timeliness of service in your home remodeling project. When working through this list, consider the last renovation project you may have completed. If you’ve never been through a renovation project with a contractor, this list will still be very useful to you as it […]
Blame it on The Brady Bunch. That might have been the first TV show to happily wrap up any kind of conflict within 30 minutes or less. From then on, we mostly expected our shows to answer any questions within the timeframe of the show. Some of today’s edgier shows don’t offer quick resolution, but there’s one channel that […]
I love watching movies and I’m a self-admitted audiophile, so when it comes to creating affordable home theaters for my clients, I’m all ears. But when it comes to homeowners who want to attempt DIY home theater installation, I have a few words of caution.
As more and more devices clamor for both space and attention in our living rooms, […]
Manufactured homes get a bad rap, and we can probably blame that on TV. Those who live in manufactured homes are presented as “trailer trash” or old people on fixed incomes, as if their choice to live in a mobile home was a last resort. But reality is seldom like television. In today’s economy, choosing to purchase a manufactured […]
Money may be your first consideration when you begin thinking about home remodeling in Southern California. Sure, visions of a better kitchen and an updated bathroom may motivate you to consider a remodeling project, but once your new ideas have given way to contacting home remodeling companies in San Diego, your next thought is what every home remodeler thinks: […]
“What’s that pinging sound in the wall?”
“Why won’t the shower get hot anymore?”
“Should water be coming out of the washer like that?”
These are only a few of the questions people ask themselves when something small goes wrong. Sometimes those seemingly small issues lead to major house problems. And, like these examples, these issues are all too often water-related.