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The Essential Guide To Smart Home Accessories

The Essential Guide To Smart Home Accessories

So you want to level up your home or apartment, making the old boring stuff more techie and "in style." You have probably already imagined how convenient your transformed home would look, but you have no idea where to start. If this is you, you've come to the right...

Critical Guide to Flooring Costs in Southern California

Critical Guide to Flooring Costs in Southern California

There is no question that installing new flooring is one of the most impactful ways to improve the look, style, and appeal of your home. Right after painting your walls, new flooring is probably the simplest, fastest, and cheapest way to achieve a new look for your...

Ultimate Guide to Flood Damage Repair in Los Angeles

Ultimate Guide to Flood Damage Repair in Los Angeles

In Los Angeles and Southern California, we have a very dry climate, and it doesn’t rain very often. So most people aren’t thinking about their roof or the condition of their property when it comes to water intrusion. When this area does get a fair amount of rain, many...

Why You Need a Good Home Remodeling Company in Los Angeles

Why You Need a Good Home Remodeling Company in Los Angeles

Are you planning a remodel in Los Angeles but not sure where to start? Finding the right home remodeling company is a crucial first step to ensuring a successful project.  In this blog post, we’ll provide tips on how to find and evaluate remodeling companies in the...

7 Winter Home Renovation Projects That Can Prevent Pricey Damage

7 Winter Home Renovation Projects That Can Prevent Pricey Damage

Winter is coming, and while we might not be expecting a white Christmas in Southern California, you can at least depend on occasional rain and temperatures dropping...maybe a little bit. Take advantage of this break from the blazing heat by tackling some renovation...

How to Find a Good House Painter in Los Angeles?

How to Find a Good House Painter in Los Angeles?

Whether you want to paint your home for a fresh new look or to alter the colors of your walls, you will want to hire a dependable house painter at a fair price. Painting your home is a reasonably quick and simple project, so you want to hire the right painter to make...

Top Reasons to Invest in Your Curb Appeal Before Selling Your Home

Top Reasons to Invest in Your Curb Appeal Before Selling Your Home

Have you ever wondered why curb appeal plays such a vital part in the exterior look of your house? It may seem like a forgotten aspect, but it should be a part of every large-scale renovation. That is why we want to talk more about the benefits you should not miss and...

What To Look For in The Best Roofing Contractor in Los Angeles

What To Look For in The Best Roofing Contractor in Los Angeles

Although the roof of your home is an extremely important part of keeping you safe, dry, and comfortable, it's also an element few people think about until they notice a problem. Usually, that problem entails water dripping into your home when the rainy season begins....

How Do Home Inspections Benefit Homebuyers?

How Do Home Inspections Benefit Homebuyers?

The home-buying process is anything but straightforward. It is a backbreaking job for any home buyer that requires going back and forth with home-hunting and making offers that fit the bill. You’re still one step away from hitting the jackpot even after landing the...

How To Use a Home Remodeling Checklist To Plan Your Project

How To Use a Home Remodeling Checklist To Plan Your Project

Whether you’ve just bought a fixer-upper or are finally getting started with the home makeover you’ve been planning for years, a full home remodel is an exciting – and complex – project. In order to successfully execute the remodel of your dreams at a budget you can...

Current Roof Replacement Cost in Los Angeles & SoCal for 2023

Current Roof Replacement Cost in Los Angeles & SoCal for 2023

Most of us ignore our roof until there are signs of an issue, and this will often occur when it starts raining. Once water starts dripping from the ceiling, you know there’s a problem. Regardless of whether your roof is already leaking or you’re planning ahead, the...

4 Useful Home Improvement Projects To Save Energy This Winter

4 Useful Home Improvement Projects To Save Energy This Winter

As one of the most popular sentences in pop culture says - winter is coming! And it definitely is...even to Southern California, believe it or not. Along with winter comes the dreaded heating bill, draft problems, and heavy blankets.  The global financial crisis fell...

How to Find a Good Roofer in Los Angeles

How to Find a Good Roofer in Los Angeles

Your roof is an essential aspect of keeping you safe, dry, and comfortable in your home. But few people give it any thought until a problem arises. Typically, this issue involves water intrusion into your home when it starts to rain. Alternatively, you may see that...

Orange County Whole House Remodel – Costs & Tips

Orange County Whole House Remodel – Costs & Tips

As homes begin to age and become outdated, many homeowners begin to consider a whole house remodel. Some individuals evaluate their homes to determine which room or project to begin. Others decide that it makes the most sense to undertake a whole-house remodel so that...

8 High-Value Renovation Projects for Your Home

8 High-Value Renovation Projects for Your Home

Adding value to your home is the most important thing you can do if you're planning on selling your property any time soon. Unfortunately, it's hard to tell what are good renovation projects and which are a waste of time and money. Here at GreatBuildz, we speak with...

7 Home Upgrades to Avoid When Selling Your Home

7 Home Upgrades to Avoid When Selling Your Home

While there are certain home upgrades that will most definitely add some value to the home you're about to sell, there are some that can be considered a waste of money. Why? Well, that's because they are costly and don't add any value to your soon-to-be ex-home, even...

Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Home Improvements

Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Home Improvements

With fall officially underway, now is the perfect time to start crossing off some of those long-overdue home improvements on your to-do list. Before you break ground, it’s important to consider how sustainable or 'green' solutions can factor into your renovation...

What To Know About Building a Swimming Pool in Los Angeles

What To Know About Building a Swimming Pool in Los Angeles

Are you dreaming of the convenience and fun a swimming pool could bring to your backyard? The cooler months are the perfect time to begin planning a swimming pool project, so that you can have your new outdoor living space ready for the summer season. However, you...

9 Scary Ways Your Home Might Be Hiding Damage

9 Scary Ways Your Home Might Be Hiding Damage

Time changes many things — especially houses. Weathering, insects, and materials breaking down can all lead to expensive problems that could complicate your family’s comfort or health. These are a few scary ways your home might be hiding damage and the simple steps...

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