Category Archives: Getting Started

Designs, plans, permits, contracting, things to know, things to do

How to get a good deal from a contractor

So you are deciding to proceed with your construction project, and are looking for a reasonable priced, reliable contractor that can do the work at the quality you expect. Consider the following ways to get the most “bang for your … Continue reading

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How to survive a renovation

Having work done on your home is understandably stressful, even if it is something you’ve been looking forward to and you have been enjoying the process of designing and planning for your remodel. Here are a few pointers towards making … Continue reading

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What to do first

Here are some of the government agencies you will want to check out when renovating. Department of Labor and Industries:  Here’s where you look up license information for contractors or tradespeople, as well as workmen’s compensations insurance information. Department of Licensing: … Continue reading

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