THINGS TO DO so You Have No Regrets After Remodeling

  • Make a thorough plan. Start with the end in mind and work backwards with what steps and tasks need done.
  • Create a budget and estimate the costs knowing you may need to adjust upwards.
  • Careful with the timing . . . what is more important: That the project be complete by a certain date? Or, that your dream renovation be done correctly and to perfection.
  • If you lack expertise in certain steps of the project, hire an expert. In the long run, you can save yourself time, money, and aggravation.
  • Confirm what building permits, building codes, and regulations may impact your project.
  • Prior to starting renovations, have the lead-based paint and asbestos identified so that you can protect yourself during renovations.
  • Make sure your renovation project includes safe work practices and personal protective equipment.
  • Plan on isolating the work area from other parts of the home or building so as not to contaminate any living spaces.
  • 2021 Recommendation: Don’t start the project until you have all the materials and supplies.  Many construction materials are currently on back order.

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