Planning Your Outdoor Living Space

Contributed by Paul Zuch, CR – Capital Renovations Group A well-planned outdoor living space is essential for a backyard haven. Start planning a stylish, functional extension to your existing home now. The project timeline for most outdoor living spaces is 60-90 days from design to construction. A Design/Build firm can create a plan that reflects…

11 Things to Consider When Planning an Outdoor Kitchen

Courtesy – Joseph & Berry Remodel Design Build                                                         An outdoor kitchen is one of the most popular remodeling projects that homeowners are incorporating into their homes. While cooking outdoors is not a new concept, an outdoor kitchen takes it to the next level. Equipped with cooking appliances, stunning weatherproof countertops, seating, refrigeration, and storage, this…

The Multi Bid Fallacy

By:  Doug Traver, MCR, CKBR – Traver Construction, Inc.                                      Conventional wisdom recommends that homeowners who are planning a remodeling project collect three or more bids.  However, rather than collecting bids we strongly urge that you seek the best-qualified remodeling professional just like you do when selecting other professionals. For many qualified contractors getting bids suggests…