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What Kitchen Countertops Will Be in Style  For 2022?

What Kitchen Countertops Will Be in Style For 2022?

If you're curious what kitchen countertops are in style for 2022, the answer is easy. The trends for this year favor durable, practical, attractive, and eco-friendly materials. The only thing left is to explore countertop ideas and choose the one that best suits your...

Find the Best Residential Remodeling Contractors in Los Angeles

Find the Best Residential Remodeling Contractors in Los Angeles

If you're planning a house remodeling project, this article will help you choose the best residential remodeling contractors in Los Angeles. Here at GreatBuildz, a free service that connects homeowners in Los Angeles, Orange County, Ventura or San Diego with reliable...

How to Convert Your Garage to Living Space

How to Convert Your Garage to Living Space

If you're reading this, you may be considering adding space to your home. Perhaps you need extra, independent space for your child coming home from college. It might be that your children are all grown up and you need more space for an entirely different reason,...

How California Homeowners Can Increase Home Resale Value

How California Homeowners Can Increase Home Resale Value

As the market slowly cools off, California homeowners are more interested than ever in finding ways to make sure their properties resell for as much as possible. However, choosing between the many potential renovations makes moving forward with your remodeling and...

Always Start with a Home Renovation Budget Checklist

Always Start with a Home Renovation Budget Checklist

The three major parts of renovation success often boil down to having clear goals, preparing properly, and carefully selecting the professionals who will complete your renovation. A successful home remodel is based on knowing your desired outcome, being clear about...

Renovations to Do Before the Baby Arrives

Renovations to Do Before the Baby Arrives

Such an exciting period for your family! Not much can compare to the joy of welcoming a new tiny human into your life. One that you created and delivered into this world, no less. This precious little bundle of joy may be tiny, but it will bring tremendous changes in...

2022 Los Angeles Home Remodel Cost Guide

2022 Los Angeles Home Remodel Cost Guide

Unlike a simple purchase like buying a car or vacuum,  the range for a remodel cost can vary greatly because there are so many factors and variables involved. If two neighbors renovate the exact same space in each of their homes, it's quite possible one of them could...

You Need a Comprehensive Bathroom Remodel Budget

You Need a Comprehensive Bathroom Remodel Budget

It's easy to get carried away when you're getting ready to remodel your bathroom. Before you start buying tiles and paint, be sure you know exactly what you want to do with the space and the total bathroom remodel cost. Make sure that you start by creating a detailed...

Top Fall Home Renovations According to Real Estate Agents

Top Fall Home Renovations According to Real Estate Agents

As the housing market becomes increasingly more favorable for sellers, you may be thinking it’s finally time to put that ‘For Sale’ sign up on your lawn. Although now is a great time, sellers would be remiss not to consider a few fall home renovation projects to...

How to Prepare a Kitchen Remodel Budget in Los Angeles

How to Prepare a Kitchen Remodel Budget in Los Angeles

If there is one thing that overwhelms many homeowners who want to renovate, it’s coming up with a budget for a kitchen remodel. The kitchen is a special room in every home, and everyone wants to give it the adequate attention it deserves. A kitchen remodel budget in...

Whole House Remodel Costs & Tips for Los Angeles

Whole House Remodel Costs & Tips for Los Angeles

As homes start to age and become old & outdated, many homeowners start thinking about a home renovation. Some people look around their home to decide which room or project to start on. Others decide that undertaking a whole house remodel makes the most sense so...

Master Bedroom Addition: Costs & Tips For 2022

Master Bedroom Addition: Costs & Tips For 2022

In many areas of Los Angeles and Southern California, most homes were originally built without a true master bedroom suite. Although this was the standard many years ago, many homeowners today prefer to have a private master bedroom suite with its own lavish bathroom...

Find a Great ADU Contractor in Los Angeles

Find a Great ADU Contractor in Los Angeles

How Do You Find the Best ADU Contractors? Make sure to ask for contractors that do the kind of work you need. A recommendation to a plumbing contractor won’t help you if you need a kitchen remodeler. Also, if you seek recommendations on Facebook or any other online...

2022 Los Angeles Kitchen Remodel Costs and Tips

2022 Los Angeles Kitchen Remodel Costs and Tips

Kitchen Remodel Costs and Tips in Los Angeles: What You Should Know Some people have called the kitchen the ‘heart of the home’, and I think that’s a pretty good description. With the trend of open kitchens, most families spend a large portion of their at-home time in...

Why You Must ALWAYS Hire a Licensed, Bonded, and Insured Contractor

Why You Must ALWAYS Hire a Licensed, Bonded, and Insured Contractor

There is always a certain level of risk involved in any construction project, whether it’s new home construction or a simple home renovation. However, choosing an uninsured contractor is a risk you should never take. Here at GreatBuildz, a free service that personally...

How Much Does a Backyard Remodel Cost in Los Angeles for 2022?

How Much Does a Backyard Remodel Cost in Los Angeles for 2022?

In Los Angeles and throughout Southern California, creating a usable and lovely backyard is a priority for many homeowners. However, backyard remodel costs are not insignificant. Many of the amenities in a backyard can be relatively expensive, but are well worth it...

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