Author Archives: Scott Simril

What Kitchen Remodelers Know About Kitchens

As professional kitchen remodelers, we’ve designed and built many different styles of kitchens for many different types of clients here throughout the area west of Los Angeles. When we’re discussing a new kitchen, remodeler experience can often help clients think … Continue reading

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Secrets of Low-Maintenance Exterior Remodeling

Exterior remodeling is a great way to cut home maintenance time, cost and effort. In fact, a good exterior remodeling strategy can not only improve the value of your home, it can help prevent expensive repairs – and even fires. … Continue reading

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Home Remodeler Tips for “Always Fresh” Kitchen Cabinets

As part of re-doing your kitchen, your home remodeler will ask you to select cabinets. There are so many styles to choose from that you won’t find it hard to zero in on cabinets that are perfect for your budget, … Continue reading

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A Home Addition Contractor’s Perspective on Cost v. Value

As an established home addition contractor, we talk with many clients who ask us what type of addition will give them the biggest payback. To provide the answer, we need to ask a question of our own: “What type of … Continue reading

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Kitchen Remodeling Photos Offer More than Inspiration

When you’re thinking about kitchen remodeling, photos are a great starting point for collecting ideas for what your own new kitchen might look like. In addition to inspiration, kitchen remodeling photos can also help you work with your remodeler to … Continue reading

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Exterior Remodeling Projects That Make a Difference (part 2)

What types of exterior remodeling projects make the biggest difference? From adding new shutters and trim, to completely redesigning the façade, all types of exterior remodeling projects make a difference to the look of your home.  Some projects can also … Continue reading

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Exterior Remodeling Projects That Make a Difference (part 1)

What’s the ROI on exterior remodeling?  New curb appeal, resale value, daily enjoyment, greater functionality and – if you do it right – significant savings in energy costs and maintenance as well.   Resale value isn’t the only reason to … Continue reading

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Bathroom remodeling: Put more “Aaaah” in the Spa

Bathroom remodeling gives homeowners the opportunity to enjoy the relaxing, rejuvenating powers of a spa right at home.  The shower is one of the most important elements in creating your spa experience.  From steam showers to multiple showerheads mounted on … Continue reading

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Handyman and maintenance services

With the recession still upon us, many of our clients are choosing to do smaller projects than they did in the past.  Everyone has a list of small, annoying items about their home that they would like to have fixed.  … Continue reading

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Tax Credits for Energy-Efficient Windows and Doors

Who can argue with tax credits, especially when they help you improve the value of your home, make your home more comfortable, save money and energy as well?  The Federal Government is offering Energy Tax Credits good towards 30% of … Continue reading

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