looking for builders in naples fl.
Hello, we purchased some property off of immokalee road. We are looking for a builder that will work with us and we obviously don't want to pay too much! We need an idea of what the square footage
I would like to find a resonable, reputable, reliable, and cost effective window replacement company near University Area?
Polished concrete vs. hardwood
1 - Which costs more to install?
2 - Has anyone dealt with polished concrete for more than a couple years? How does it hold up?
3 - If the polished concrete stain comes out poorly, is it possible to
How much would a gut rehab cost?
I was looking at a garden unit at on Hinman near the Main St. El station. The unit is huge, with a private entrancec, and in an upscale neighborhood. But it is in horrible condition. The layout is odd,
Adding a rooftop garden to my row house in Harlem
I want to add a rooftop garden to my row house in Harlem. Do i need an architect ? If yes, does anyone have good recommendations? My husband wants to do most of the work himself with his friend - but
I'm planning to completely redo my bathroom. I live in a one bed/bath condo. I want to remove the tub completely and install an upscale walk-in shower . Do you think this is a wise idea?
Landscaping and exterior renovations / repair
I have yet to find any contractor or agents that can assist me with driveway repair and stamping; garage floor repair and refinishing; and foam jacking. No one seems to have any references or resources.
Shower or bathtub
We are remodeling the bathroom in our vacation home. I just removed a huge jetted bath tub and I have a lot of space. I want to replace it with a really nice big 2 person shower stall. My concern is
Home upgrades to raise the value.
What upgrades are the best to raise the value of the home. I am military and am purchasing a home. What upgrades should I concentrate on the increase the value if I must sell within a year or two?
Making your basement deeper?
I live in Chicago and I'm planning on buying a house in the Norwood park, Edison park or forest glen area. I was wondering how much does it cost to make your basement deeper in a home? My wife and
Moving from SD...total remodel costs in TX?
I understand the answer depends on many factors, but I am looking for some ballpark figures/general guidelines. If I buy a 50-60 year old fixer-upper, single family house in the Irving or Dallas area,
Home Improvements - Storage/Living Space
Our home is 2600sf with a value of $349K and it's located in the Hill Country just outside San Antonio, in a gated community on a 1 acre lot.
The house was designed to be a two story but was
Extending a bedroom
Hi people. What would it cost to extend a bedroom by probably ~60 sq ft. Including foundation and roof. With permission at Fremont ca. It is 1960 house. What are the assumptions in the pricing? Of course
Grandfathering laws in Ca
My gramps built our home in 1960. We want to convert the garage into a bedroom and the attic for storage. Is the current framing and electrical grandfathered? Or will we need new permits. We live in Ca.
Appraisal - Deck Stairs
I am having my home appraised and I am concerned about my deck stairs. The deck itself is a second floor deck that has seen better days but seems structurally stable. The stairs, however, are a complete
Prop 58 and renovating my home
Do Prop 58 taxes fall under the same rules as a renovation under Prop 13? I own a home that falls under Prop 58, so my property taxes are very low. I would like to renovate (update everything on the same
How much will a new AC cost me?
I have a very old swamp cooler I need to replace. How much will a brand new air conditioner cost me with installation? Has anyone bought one in the last few months that can give me a close approximation?
Does anyone know some good reputable General Contractors for Rehab Projects on the Florence, AL area ?
How durable is Reward Hardwood Flooring?
I am in the process of switching my flooring from Carpet/Tile to all Hardwood floors. Has anyone heard of or know about Reward Flooring? If so, what information can you share with me. I know the manufacturer
Should I get a residential roofer?
Is there any benefit to hiring a residential roofer who doesn't do commercial work? If I hire someone who does both, will I see any decline in quality? Or is the opposite true? Would it be better
Pros and cons of vinyl siding
I've been doing some research, and I'm considering having new siding installed on my house. Can someone help me out with some pros and cons? The siding I'm using currently is about twelve years old, and
Should I do my own drywall?
I've done a little bit before, but I wonder if I should hire someone to drywall my basement. I know it will probably look a little nicer, but will it be worth the cost? And what can I expect to pay?
Why hire a roofer?
Can somebody give me some pros and cons to hiring a roofer? I've got a little bit of experience myself, and I'm wondering whether it'd be better to hire someone or just do it myself with