As the calendar turns to 2015, you might have set a New Year’s Resolution that includes making improvements to your health, lifestyle, friendships and relationships. But have you considered being resolved to improve the home you live in daily? Believe it or not, Scottsdale remodeling contractors are starting to become busier than ever – mainly because people have a need to improve or expand their homes.
If you’re on the fence about hiring a home remodeling contractor in Scottsdale, here are three big reasons why the time is right to pull the trigger on home remodeling in 2015. Read more
It’s common for homeowners in Phoenix to find affordable ways to spice up their homes – and increase property value. And one of the quickest growing trends in Arizona is the addition of several home renovation projects both in the city limits and suburbs. One question that many homeowners often ask is where to start on a home renovation project?
A Priority List Of Items Needed For Any Home Renovation Project
First – Always Begin With Setting A Budget
Whether you’re going to simply paint the house or take on a complete restoration project, the first and probably biggest step is to create a very strong budget. It’s often said that money doesn’t grow on trees. Well, in the construction industry, money is often the primary hurdle to overcome. This is why the best thing any homeowner can do is to create a solid budget of what they can afford to spend on any home renovation project. Read more
One of the more popular projects taking off in recent months is many homeowners completing bathroom remodeling in Scottsdale AZ. Before you grab the sledgehammer and begin to remove all of your fixtures, slow down for a few minutes and think. Bathroom remodeling projects can be tricky. And one of the most difficult obstacles to overcome is finding ways to maximize space into the remodeling project.
Steps To Take When Beginning Any Bathroom Remodeling
Step #1 – Complete a Strong Inventory of Essentials vs. Desires
The truth about bathrooms is they serve a purpose. But this doesn’t mean they can’t be filled with a few nice items that enhance the look and feel of this commonly used room. The first step that you should take when beginning a bathroom remodel is to take stock of the available space, along with a list of items you need to have inside the bathroom as well as a list of items you’d like to add. Read more
Our Nation’s heroes often give their lives and livelihood to protect the freedom that we all enjoy on a daily basis. When we can supply some time, materials and a little bit of sweat to give something back to help them live a higher quality of life in their time of need, the rewards are bigger than any large construction contract can provide. The team at Peak One Builders is proud to announce the official groundbreaking for Army Ranger Sgt. First Class Cory Remsburg and his new home remodeling project allowing him to continue to recover from a 2009 injury that nearly claimed his life.
Jared Allen’s Homes For Wounded Warriors Remodeling Home For Sgt. First Class Cory Remsburg
Sgt. First Class Remsburg joined the Army when he was 18 years old and went through the rigorous, specialized training to eventually become an elite Army Ranger, deploying to Iraq and Afghanistan 10 times. He spent a total of 39 months in combat and made leader of his company’s heavy weapons squad. Among many honors, Remsburg has been awarded the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal, the Bronze Star, and was honored during this year’s State of the Union Presidential Address. Read more
Anytime a homeowner in Scottsdale is considering a home remodel or upgrade, hiring a general contractor is often the first step. Many people believe they can take care of the legal requirements; such as gathering all permits and complying with building codes in Scottsdale. These individuals often find out the hard way that it’s a lot easier and less stressful to leave this job to the general contractor you hire.
Three Reasons To Let A General Contractor Handle Building Codes In Scottsdale
Just like any profession, a general contractor has real-life experience working within the regulations required to complete their services. And the first items a GC must be familiar with are the local codes and regulations for completing any project.
There are several different types of construction projects; each one of them having their own building codes in Scottsdale. For example: Read more
There are literally hundreds of residential general contractors that provide good service to the Phoenix metro area. So when its time to hire a GC to complete your construction project you want to be sure you’re working with the right company. The last thing you want is a contractor that is unpleasant to work with or does not provide the quality of service and craftsmanship you’re looking for. Read more
One of the most popular home improvement trends these days is the addition of creating a personal home wine cellar. And believe it or not, creating your own home wine cellar in Scottsdale is not as difficult as you’d think. If you stick to following a few steps – you’ll quickly discover that having a professional home improvement contractor build you a custom wine cellar can help you be the talk of the neighborhood. Read more
It’s not uncommon to hear stories of individuals or organizations helping our nations Veterans who have sacrificed so much in defense of their country. However, it is refreshing to read stories about organizations dedicated to helping these loyal Vets live a safer and more comfortable life in the buildings they call home. This is exactly why Peak One Builders once again has partnered with Jared Allen’s Home for Wound Warriors Project to facilitate the remodeling of a Phoenix area home – this time for retired United States Marine SSGT Ken Champlin. Read more