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How To Find a List of General Contractors Near Me

How To Find a List of General Contractors Near Me

Finding a few local general contractors might seem simple, as there are plenty of contractor list sites that all have a seemingly never-ending list of ‘highly rated’ contractors. However, I want to share with you two statistics that might convince you that finding a...

How to Choose a Kitchen Remodeling Contractor

How to Choose a Kitchen Remodeling Contractor

Remodeling a kitchen is among the most impactful home renovation projects one can undertake, and it provides an incredible opportunity to make your kitchen more functional and modern. Open kitchens are trendy and, when properly designed, serve as a central hub to your...

Costs and Tips For Planning a Small Bathroom Remodel

Costs and Tips For Planning a Small Bathroom Remodel

Everyone knows that renovating your home can be an expensive and daunting undertaking. But one of the simplest ways to improve your home is to start with a small bathroom remodel. This is a reasonably affordable and straightforward project that can be accomplished...

How To Find a Good Home Contractor

How To Find a Good Home Contractor

So, you’re thinking about remodeling your home or undertaking a construction project. You know this is a major endeavor that will require a lot of your time and money. But, you believe it’s the right thing to do to improve your home and make it a wonderful space for...

What Will Your Home Insurance Policy Cover?

What Will Your Home Insurance Policy Cover?

Your house is likely your biggest and most important asset. Considering all the hard work that you poured into the acquisition or construction of that building you now call your home, it’s only right to protect it with homeowners insurance. As long as you have an...

How To Create a Dedicated Work From Home Office Space In Los Angeles

How To Create a Dedicated Work From Home Office Space In Los Angeles

You’ve certainly heard about the significant change in our office habits - the trend of work from home (WFH) during COVID and indefinitely into the future. A recent study indicates approximately 50 percent of the labor force is now work from home. Plus, many large...

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost in Los Angeles?

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost in Los Angeles?

The bathroom is arguably one of the most important rooms of your home. It certainly gets more regular use and has more moving parts than most other rooms.  From dripping faucets to outdated fixtures & tile, to water damaged vanities, you may find any number of...

The Average Cost of a Kitchen Remodel in Los Angeles

The Average Cost of a Kitchen Remodel in Los Angeles

Kitchen remodels are some of the most common projects requiring a general contractor. While remodeling your kitchen can be a major project, a remodeled kitchen will reward you with a more stylish, personalized and functional area to perform some of the most routine...

10 Best Garage Conversion Ideas For 2021

10 Best Garage Conversion Ideas For 2021

New California laws have made it easier than ever to do a garage conversion on your property. Most homes in Los Angeles and Southern California either have an attached or detached garage, and both are suitable for a conversion. Homeowners today have many options to...

10 Best Tips For Finding an ADU Contractor In LA

10 Best Tips For Finding an ADU Contractor In LA

How Do You Find an ADU Contractor You Can Trust? Most people considering a renovation are keenly aware of the potential stressors involved when undertaking such a major project. Whether it’s a kitchen remodel, Accessary dwelling unit,...

Los Angeles Bathroom Remodel Costs – Best Tips For 2021

Los Angeles Bathroom Remodel Costs – Best Tips For 2021

Bathroom Remodel Costs & Tips For Los Angeles When most people think of renovating their home, one thing they usually prioritize is the bathrooms.  Like a kitchen, bathrooms are a part of the house that can make it feel dated and worn. Bathrooms are high traffic,...

Los Angeles ADU Rental Guide

Los Angeles ADU Rental Guide

Guide to Building an ADU Rental for Extra Income in Los Angeles As ADUs are becoming a major part of the real estate landscape in Los Angeles and Southern California, many homeowners believe building an ADU is a good opportunity.  There are many reasons people are...

10 Key Points to a Construction Contract

10 Key Points to a Construction Contract

Here at GreatBuildz, a free service that connects homeowners with reliable general contractors, we know the importance of a good construction contract - that's why we asked two experienced attorneys to share their perspective on the most important aspects of a...

2021 Home Remodeling Design Trends in Los Angeles

2021 Home Remodeling Design Trends in Los Angeles

When people think about remodeling, they usually get excited about envisioning the beautiful new space they want to create.  Most people want to update their homes in order to get rid of old, worn, and outdated elements and replace them with new finishes that reflect...

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