There are approx 100,000,000 homes in the United States and at some point most of them are going to need to hire a contractor for some minor or major repair. I’m a contractor and I loathe even the thought of having to call someone to come work on my house, hell I have to call Sub Contractors all the time to work on my projects and that is scary enough. But when the inevitable … [Read more...] about 7 Ways Contractors Rip Off Their Clients
Advice for homeowners
If you are considering a remodeling project don't hire me! Be your own General Contractor, aka GC. If you are willing to take the time to run your own show and take the risks then I would say go for it. Why hire me with all my markups, fees, overhead, margins, messy subs and all those dreaded invoices? I wouldn't do it so let me show you how to keep me out of it. First … [Read more...] about Advice For Homeowners: Don’t Hire Me!
If you are a homeowner that has recently considered or completed a renovation project you may have suffered from some sticker shock at some point during the process. The reality of the true cost of remodeling. You watch all the shows on HGTV and see cute couples promise and deliver huge remodeling projects for under $100k and you think "Hell, I only need a bathroom so my job … [Read more...] about Why is Remodeling so Expensive?