The Best Shower Ideas for Small Bathroom Remodeling

August 7th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

bathroom-small-showerThat small bathroom is a welcome part of your home, because without it, more family members and guests would be sharing bathrooms elsewhere. But when it’s time to remodel, you may feel limited by its small space. This is particularly true when it comes to the shower. While you may wish all of the showers throughout the home were spacious and comfortable, you may need to compromise.

However, this compromise may not be as serious as you think. In fact, you might end up loving it more than you’d realize. Here are our tips for the best ideas of what to do with the shower in a small bathroom as you remodel. Continue Reading

Stay Connected to Your Kitchen Wherever You Are

July 24th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

modern-kitchen-technologyIf you’re someone who loves cooking, you’re always looking for the latest and greatest in kitchen technology. If you’re someone who hates cooking, you’re always looking for a way to make it easier. With smart kitchen technology, available now for kitchen remodels in Los Angeles, you get the best of both worlds.

Smart homes are the latest trend in our industry, and for good reason. With smart home technology integrated into your home, you can check whether you left the lights on, adjust the temperature of your home, and even check on your home security system, from wherever you are!

If you’re considering a kitchen remodel, check out how smart technology can transform it into the kitchen of the future, and the room of your dreams. Continue Reading

Trends in New Construction: What are Los Angeles Buyers Looking For?

July 21st, 2017 by Nick Cohen

After some leaner decades in residential new construction, the number of new homes throughout the Los Angeles and Southern California area are once again trending upward. Much of this spike is to offset an increasingly low inventory of available homes as Los Angeles continues to see very strong population growth.

According to recent statistics, Los Angeles’ economic growth was responsible for bringing in more than 230 thousand new residents during the five-year span between 2010 and 2015, and this rate of growth continues to increase. With only 40 thousand new homes being built during the same period, it becomes easy to see that many more new construction homes will continue to be needed to supply the growing demand for housing. Continue Reading

Finding the Right Contractor for a Home Renovation

July 10th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

home-remodel-stairway-kitchenRenovating a home is a big job. You may be content to hire a handyman for a small job like repairing a window or garbage disposal, or you may even try to do it yourself, but for something as big as a bathroom remodel, kitchen remodel, or room addition, you must find professionals to know the job will be done properly.

And it isn’t enough that a contractor knows their stuff. You also need to be sure they can meet your timeline and budgetary needs, and, perhaps most importantly, that you will feel comfortable having them in your home. Today’s guide offers some guidance into finding the right contractor for your home renovations, and ensuring you’ll get the work you need completed by professionals in the industry and in customer service. Continue Reading

Smart Storage for Your Bathroom Remodel

June 26th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

Bathroom-shelvingOne of the biggest complaints many people have before remodeling a bathroom is the lack of storage. If your home is part of a development, rather than a custom build, this may be something you think about a lot. In fact, even if you chose custom cabinetry from scratch years ago, you may have regrets now.

Bathroom storage is something that will never go out of style. So if you’re remodeling your bathroom and need a little push in the right direction as far as storage is concerned, check out our tips! Continue Reading

Ways to Lower the Cost of a Kitchen Remodel

June 12th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

ABC-kitchen-greyThe idea of a beautiful new kitchen has prompted you to finally get started on planning your remodel. But the cost of a beautiful new kitchen can certainly hold you back. There’s something to be said for waiting until you have the funds to hire a professional contractor and get the kitchen you really want. Still, there are ways to cut costs, even when it comes to a professional kitchen remodeling.

Meet with the qualified, experienced contractors at Advanced Builders & Contractors for your kitchen remodel. We can help you find renovations and new kitchen components that suit your budgetary needs. Continue Reading

Modern Options for Bathroom Tiles

May 29th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

bathroom-tile-tubYou might think you know all there is to know about bathroom tiles. But a little research when you’re working on a bathroom remodel reveals rather quickly that there’s a lot to learn. Even those of us with a knack for interior design find new brands to love, new styles to admire, and unique backsplashes to explore all the time!

Today, you have more options than ever before for adding tile to your bathroom remodel. Whether it’s a mosaic on the wall behind the sink and toilet, a set of tiles lining the shower wall, or floor tiles that keep family members safe, we have a bit of information about the most prominent design feature of many bathrooms. For more information, call a local contractor to talk about your remodeling project. Continue Reading

Is a Room Addition Right for Your Property?

May 15th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

new-room-additionYou’re not stuck with a smaller home forever. You may decide to move someday to get the space you’ve always dreamed of for you and your family. Or, you may go for a less expensive route. There’s nothing like home-sweet-home, but you can make your home even sweeter by making room for more.

Still, it’s a lot to think about. Should you invest in a new room addition now? Or should you save for a larger home later? We’ve got some information so that you can find out whether a new room addition is the best choice for your house. Continue Reading

How Quickly Can You Renovate a Bathroom?

May 1st, 2017 by Nick Cohen

Bathroom-Remodel-Spa-BenchRenovating a bathroom is a stressful time for a homeowner. Even with all of the planning out of the way and the contractors at work, you’re missing a part of your home that you’ve always expected to have use of. It’s an inconvenience that makes some homeowners anxious to finish the job.

You may feel as though a fast renovation is what you’re after if you’re remodeling a bathroom in your home. But it’s important to give it some time, as a bathroom remodel is one job you don’t want to rush. Continue Reading

How to Design a Kitchen Island that Works for Your Home

April 17th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

kitchen-islandIt seems that a kitchen island is number one on the wish list for most people looking to do a major kitchen remodel. A kitchen island adds style, function, and space for cooking and preparing food, but there are so many ways to carry out this plan.

Whatever you do, make sure a kitchen island works for you! Check out our tips for designing and following through with the perfect kitchen island for your home, and call our licensed and bonded contractors to set up a consultation. Continue Reading