Posts Tagged ‘General Contractor’

Our Best Tips for Designing a Shower during a Bathroom Remodel

Monday, March 6th, 2017 by Nick Cohen

glass-door-shower-bathroom-remodelThe one thing homeowners get really excited about during a bathroom remodel is the shower. If you plan on updating your shower, you’ve likely got an idea in mind already. Homeowners are always quick to tell us what their dream shower looks like when planning a bathroom remodel. But we believe it’s important to explore your options first, to see what you may be missing that you may not have considered before.

We hope these tips may help you to find a feature you love to add to your new shower, or perhaps you may be inspired to revise your previous plans. For more ideas about your bathroom remodel in LA, contact an expert contractor to talk you through.


Read about Advanced Builders & Contractors in The Malibu Times!

Monday, September 19th, 2016 by Nick Cohen

Advanced Builders & Contractors has been in business for nearly 30 years, helping homeowners throughout the LA area to have the homes they have always dreamed of. We have always had a reputation for exceptional customer service, and we’re proud to have local recognition from this prominent Southern California publication! (more…)

5 Signs It May Be Time to Remodel Your Bathroom

Monday, September 14th, 2015 by Nick Cohen

The look of your bathroom has stayed just about the same since you moved into your home, with the exception of small touches like a new shower curtain or showerhead. Is it time for a change? Check out our list of some of the reasons you may decide your bathroom could use a bit of a facelift. (more…)

3 Things You Might Not Expect When Remodeling a Bathroom

Monday, August 31st, 2015 by Nick Cohen

A bathroom remodel is a complicated job that doesn’t always go as planned, but the end result is worth it if you can push past the unexpected frustrations and trust your contractor to get the job done. While it’s important to plan as much as you can for a remodel, we know from experience that the project can stray a little bit from the original intention. We’ve put together this list so that homeowners can prepare to expect the unexpected when remodeling a bathroom. (more…)

4 Things to Avoid When Planning for New Home Construction

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 by Nick Cohen

Building a new home is both exciting and nerve-wracking. The opportunity to build the house of your dreams may be exhilarating, but what if it’s not quite right? While you can always make renovations later, this is something you’ll certainly want to avoid. In today’s guide, we’ve detailed a few things you should avoid if you want to feel comfortable in your new home. (more…)

No Way to Add Space? Make Your Kitchen Feel Bigger with these Tips

Monday, July 27th, 2015 by Nick Cohen

It is possible to add space to a smaller kitchen when you hire a quality general contractor for your remodel. You could take out part of an adjoining room to extend the kitchen size or bump out part of the outside wall. But in some cases, extending the kitchen is not ideal or even necessary. You only want to make the kitchen feel more spacious and appear to be larger, so we’ve provided a few tips to help make this happen. (more…)

Speaking Up During a Remodel: Make Sure Your Voice Is Heard!

Monday, July 13th, 2015 by Nick Cohen

When it comes to a major remodel, hiring a contractor is the way to go if you want to make sure everything goes according to plan. However, the contractor should not be expected to make all of the decisions for you. While another person’s opinions may be of benefit, it’s important to make sure that your voice is heard so that you end up loving the room you’ve remodeled. Here’s our advice for making sure your ideas are at the forefront of any remodel. (more…)

Is a Kitchen Island a Good Choice for Your Remodel?

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 by Nick Cohen

One of the most common trends in kitchen remodeling is the island. This additional kitchen structure can benefit you in many ways when it comes to cooking and entertaining guests, but it may not be a good choice in every home. Read on to find out what makes a kitchen island such an ideal addition for many—and why it’s not always the best idea. (more…)

Think Long-Term When Starting that Remodel

Monday, June 8th, 2015 by Nick Cohen

It’s no secret that a lot of money goes into any remodeling job. You want your remodel to last a long time so that you don’t have to go through the whole process all over again in the future. In order to make sure this does not happen, you need professionals that will help you focus on your long-term goals for remodeling so that you don’t become dissatisfied later on. Take a look at our tips for thinking about the future with your next remodel. (more…)

Here’s Why a Good Contractor Makes All the Difference for that Remodeling Job

Monday, May 25th, 2015 by Nick Cohen

If you are planning to remodel any portion of your home, it’s difficult to go it alone. Even with a few friends and family members by your side, the process can take a lot longer than it would if you were an experienced contractor. A contractor has the experience and know-how to tackle any job with speed and accuracy. Whether it’s a bathroom or kitchen remodel, or a whole new room addition, check out some of our top reasons to check the credentials of your contractor. (more…)