Construction Process

Home Protection And Cleanliness

By Dan Arket / February 6, 2019 / 0 Comments

Treating your home like it’s ours Most homeowners fear the disruption associated with remodeling and renovating, so we’re committed to be the least intrusive to your home and routine as possible. Whether it’s a working or non-working day, extreme care should be taken throughout the process. We’ve invested heavily in some of the best dust…

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The Scope of Work

By Dan Arket / January 7, 2019 / 1 Comment

The Scope of Work (also referred to as the Work Scope) in a construction project is an item-by-item description outlining exactly the work that will be done, as well as any work excluded from the project. Communication is Key A clear scope of work is ultimately a communication tool between the contractor and the homeowner.…

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Fixed Price vs Time & Materials

By Dan Arket / January 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

In residential construction and remodeling, there are two basic types of contracts most often used by contractors. These are commonly referred to as “Fixed Price” and “Time and Materials.” Each has their pros and cons so it’s important to know the differences of each before starting your next project. FIXED PRICE A Fixed Price contract…

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Communicating Your Budget

By Dan Arket / January 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

A successful construction project is built on trust and good communication. As a builder, it’s our goal to provide our clients with a tailored experience because we understand that every project is unique, and so is every customer. In order for us to do this, we need to be on the same page. MANAGING EXPECTATIONS…

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5 Mistakes Homeowners Make During a Remodel or Renovation

By Dan Arket / January 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

Read this before DIY’ing your project or hiring someone to do it for you. Choosing to remodel your home is a large investment in both your time and your money, so it’s important to get it right the first time. Here’s 5 remodeling mistakes to avoid so you can get the most out of your…

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The “Rough In” Stage

By Dan Arket / January 3, 2019 / 1 Comment

You may have heard of people in the construction industry using the term “rough” in context of a construction related project. This doesn’t refer to how the project is going (hopefully), but what they most likely are referring to is the “Rough In” stage. Why’s It Called Rough? The term “Rough” in construction refers to…

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5 Tips For Finding YOUR Perfect Contractor

By Dan Arket / June 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

Finding a good contractor can be a scary process. You’re about to let complete strangers into your home for weeks, months or even years at a time. Hopefully, I can help put you at ease knowing that your best-fit contractor isn’t too far out of reach. One of the main things I’d like you to…

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