Questions To Ask Before Having a Room Addition

August 28th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

In your venture to acquire the perfect room addition it is necessary to have checked out showrooms, combed through property magazines and catalogs, checked out friends’ houses and might have possibly found a style that appeals to you. With all these research, maybe you have a spending budget, a target and perhaps a scrapbook filled up with clippings and brochures. In spite of this, prior to commencing your addition project there are certain questions you should ask yourself.

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Check Out our Home Remodeling Tips

August 28th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

Home remodeling can increase the value of your home, together with making it more comfortable and eye-catching. In any case, a great home remodel, which gives you the most return, is not as easy as simply opening the telephone directory and selecting the first name you see.

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Designing and Planning Your Bathroom Remodeling Project

August 28th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

Designing and planning your bathroom remodel project is a stand out amongst the most significantsteps of the bathroom remodeling process. Planning your bathroom remodel is not as easy as going off to the local home improvement store, purchasing some tile, another vanity, and some new fixtures, and going home to begin shredding your bathroom. If you attempt this process, you will quickly understand that it is not a compelling or profitable technique.

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Renovating a Cramped Kitchen into an Open Space

August 24th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

open-concept-kitchenOpen-concept kitchen and living area designs, often called great rooms, combine the space in your kitchen and dining area to create an open, welcoming space for family members and guests. People renovate their kitchens for a more open concept for any number of reasons. You might want an open space for entertaining if you have people over often, but in any case, it improves the style, function, and more, potentially increasing your home’s value and, more importantly, how much you love it!

Today, we go over some of the considerations you may have to make if you’re considering upgrading to an open-concept kitchen design. To get started on your kitchen renovation in Los Angeles, reach out to our team today. Continue Reading

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