What is a change order? Basically, these are when your contractors come up to you with adjustments to your current project’s scope and cost. These can be good–where the cost goes down because the amount of actual work was actually less than what was originally expected–or troublesome, especially when the opposite happens and your budget […]
In the UK, the term ‘cowboy builder’ refers to small contractors who get jobs by offering what seems like a good deal, but end up deceiving their clients in the end, one way or another. Cowboy builders are equally dangerous to homeowners in the US, and it pays to recognize one early on. In this […]
There are many reasons why you should convert your unfinished basement into a gym. You can use it anytime you want, you get to use your own dedicated equipment and—the best part—no membership fees. Home additions contractor Advantage Contracting discusses how to design your own basement gym.
Planning and designing a bathroom remodel involves so many components that it’s easy to lose track of small yet important elements. In this blog, bathroom and kitchen remodeling services contractor Advantage Contracting discusses key bathroom design considerations that you should prioritize before delving into smaller details.
Keeping your remodeling budget within budget is a challenge in itself. The smallest deviation from the plan can place your project budget at risk. In this blog, the kitchen renovation contractors at Advantage Contracting shares tips on how to plan your design budget.