GreatBuildz Guide

Tips and advice for a successful renovation

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  Most people want to update their homes in order to get rid of old, worn, and outdated elements and replace them with new finishes that reflect...

Can’t Sell Your House? 6 Mistakes You Might Be Making

Can’t Sell Your House? 6 Mistakes You Might Be Making

Here at GreatBuildz, a free service that connects homeowners with reliable general contractors, we know the importance of selling a home quickly and at a good price – that’s why we invited Julia Weaver from Redfin (an online real estate brokerage) to discuss her take...

What is a Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit? Los Angeles JADU Guide

What is a Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit? Los Angeles JADU Guide

California has recently adopted some laws that have significantly changed the landscape for owners of both single-family homes and multifamily buildings.  Specifically, under Assembly Bill No. 68 and No. 881, homeowners throughout the state are now allowed to build an...

How to Deal with Contractor Delays – Bad Contractor Series Part 2

How to Deal with Contractor Delays – Bad Contractor Series Part 2

How To Deal With Contractor Delays Before we dig into this, don't forget to check out part 1 of our Bad Contractors series: How To Spot a Bad Contractor Those of us who have used the services of a general contractor to renovate a home know that it can be a stressful...

How To Spot a Bad Contractor Before It’s Too Late – Part 1

How To Spot a Bad Contractor Before It’s Too Late – Part 1

Everything you need to know about bad contractors, how to avoid them, and what to do if you're stuck with one Although people aren’t always fully aware, hiring a general contractor to renovate your home is a daunting and risky endeavor.  The process of renovating...

We Make It Easy To Find A Great Contractor

GreatBuildz matches you with reliable, pre-screened general contractors and takes the stress out of renovating – at no cost to you.

Our free service personally matches you with the best pre-screened pros, ensuring you’ll find a great contractor and enjoy a stress-free remodel.