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Welcome back to  “Remodeling and Construction Tips- Getting Started” Here’s Tip 3 which I consider one of the most important steps to take before your job begins.  It has to do with the task of checking references.

So you’ve interviewed three general contractors and […]

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Welcome back to  “Remodeling and Construction Tips- Getting Started” .  I suggest, if you haven’t already done so, to read Tip #1 which will then assist you in making sense of Tip #2.  No…..really…..I mean it.     Done?  Good- ok, let’s proceed.

So you have […]

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Tip #1 – Interviewing a Contractor©
Remodeling is like a box of chocolates – you never know what you’re gonna get! (My apologies to Forrest G.) This is the first© of a series of tips to help anyone who is thinking of custom […]

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Houston is a diverse city that has many quality homes built in the 60’s and 70’s.  Many of these homes have the original pine or cedar siding, that was the cladding of choice in the pre-cement board era.   The three main factors that determine […]

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RRP Certified Firms

On November 8, 2011 By

When remodeling any home that was built prior to 1978, always make sure that your contractor is certified by the EPA to handle and test for lead based paint.   Check the directory at:

Search “Acadia Custom Builders”

Lead […]

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