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The WRONG Way To Shop For Granite Countertops In KC

May 14, 2021 8:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  The WRONG Way To Shop For Granite Countertops In KC… And What To Do Instead. If you’re going to make the investment in beautiful new granite countertops, is it too much to ask that you know EXACTLY what it looks like before you agree to have it installed? We don’t think so. But the way many granite countertop installers make you shop for the granite, it turns your purchase into a roll of the dice. To understand what we mean, first you need to know a little background about what granite is like.   Remember That Granite Is A... View Article


If you would like to learn more about the dangers of 'fly-by-night contractors' and how to avoid getting scammed, check out today's blog!

The Dangers Of Picking A ‘Fly-By-Night’ Contractor

April 19, 2021 8:22 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Dangers Of Picking A ‘Fly-By-Night’ Contractor Out $10,000… And Left With An ABSOLUTE MESS.   Bill & Donna S. | Bathroom Remodel In Overland Park   Many homeowners think the ‘bad old days’ of fly-by-night contractors are over. Or they think, “it won’t happen to me.” But there are still unscrupulous remodeling contractors out there that DO take people’s money and then leave them with a complete disaster. That’s unfortunately what happened to these homeowners in Overland Park when they wanted to remodel a bathroom. They were quoted a price of $20,000 by the original contractor, and then were... View Article


Here at Jericho Home Improvements, we strive for the best. If you want absolutely amazing remodeling results, hire an absolutely amazing remodeling company.

Want Absolutely Amazing Remodeling Results, Hire An Absolutely Amazing Remodeling Company

April 16, 2021 7:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If You Want Absolutely Amazing Remodeling Results, Hire An Absolutely Amazing Remodeling Company   Ed & Joanne B. | Kitchen Remodel In Olathe   This client wanted special results because their home is a hub for a large family that visits often. This remodeling project included a bathroom and much of the first floor, but the heart of the remodel was a kitchen transformation. But before it could start, a problem needed solved. There was a wall they wanted to knock down to give the kitchen an open concept, but they weren’t too sure that was a safe choice. And... View Article


Check out today's blog for a case study on a beautiful bathroom transformation inspired by luxury hotels in Colorado.

Beautiful Bathroom Transformation Inspired By Luxury Hotels In Colorado

April 15, 2021 9:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Beautiful Bathroom Transformation Inspired By Luxury Hotels In Colorado   Gary & Rhonda D. | Bathroom Remodel In Liberty   This client’s old bathroom was in decent shape and looked okay – but homeowners wanted something MORE. The couple traveled a lot and wanted to get the same luxury feel they had experienced in the bathrooms of high-end Colorado hotels. In deciding on what Kansas City bathroom remodeler to hire, they knew that the average “my truck is my office” contractor would not be able to deliver the kind of results they wanted. They chose Jericho Home Improvements as a... View Article


Does the fact that we’re the biggest company make a difference when it comes to results? Find out why we believe it does in today's blog!

We’re The BIGGEST Kitchen & Bath Remodeler In Kansas City… But Does That Even Matter?

April 14, 2021 12:20 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We’re the biggest kitchen and bath remodeling company in the Kansas City area. That sounds pretty good, but it’s still fair to ask: Does the fact that we’re the biggest company make any real difference to your results or overall experience? We believe it does, and here are some of the reasons why. Why Small Contractors Often Get Overwhelmed Before we get into how you can benefit from our team’s expertise, let’s talk about problems with smaller operations. One of the biggest issues is with the contractors that are just a “guy and his truck.” A lot of these guys... View Article


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Here’s Why We Reject 96% Of Applicants At Jericho

April 12, 2021 11:35 am Published by Leave your thoughts

We’ve Got The Toughest Installer Hiring Standards Of Any Kansas City Remodeling Company Does it really matter which Kansas City remodeling company you hire for your kitchen or bath remodel? We think it does. One of the biggest differences among contractors is the hiring standards for installers. Our standards are the highest possible. From everything from background checks to remodeling experience, getting hired as a Master Installer at Jericho Home Improvements is much harder than with other area contractors. 2nd Chances Are A Good Thing… But In Your Home? Let’s start with the basics and talk about background checks. The... View Article


Sneaky businessman with white background. today we’re going pull the curtain back on 2 sneaky tricks used by contractors during the quote process that are unfair to homeowners.

2 Sneaky Tricks That Some Kitchen & Bathroom Remodelers Use When Giving You A Quote

April 9, 2021 12:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We want to do something most kitchen and bath remodeling companies refuse to do: pull the curtain back on some unsavory industry practices that hurt homeowners. Even remodeling contractors that don’t use these tactics are often hesitant to call out others for these deceptive practices. It’s considered bad form to air the dirty laundry. But you can count us out on keeping quiet. It’s plain unfair to homeowners. We’re going to tell you about 2 sneaky tricks used by contractors during the quote process that are unfair to homeowners.   Zip Code Pricing Did you know that some Kansas City... View Article


Ever heard a nightmare remodeling story about a contractor, or maybe even experienced one? Let us show you Jericho is different.

Here’s A Meeting That 99% Of Kitchen & Bath Remodelers NEVER Have With You…

April 7, 2021 10:58 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Here’s A Meeting That 99% Of Kitchen & Bath Remodelers NEVER Have With You… And It’s Why So Many Remodeling Projects Are Super Stressful You’ve probably heard at least one nightmare remodeling story from a friend or family member, or maybe even experienced one. A contractor makes promises left and right… and then doesn’t keep them. Things go wrong, unexpected issues crop up… and the problems never get fixed or addressed. Why are these things so common in kitchen and bathroom remodeling? The problem in almost every case is poor internal communication and a lack of professional processes. With the... View Article


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Kitchen Color Palettes to Consider in 2021

April 5, 2021 4:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Remodeling your kitchen soon? Whether you’re conscious of it or not, there’s a chance you’ve already started to think about color. Color makes one of the biggest impressions in the room. Soft, light colors can make an airy atmosphere while dark colors can create a cozier look and bold, bright colors can really make your kitchen feel funky and new. But what color palette is right for your kitchen? That’s up to you, but here are a few color palettes popular in 2021 that you might consider.   A Base of White White has always been a popular color in... View Article


Are you a Kansas City area homeowner looking to remodel a kitchen or bathroom? Contact Jericho today for a professional quote process.

Why Most Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling Consultations Are So Disappointing

April 5, 2021 9:29 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re a Kansas City area homeowner looking to remodel a kitchen or bathroom, there’s no shortage of contractors that say they are willing to talk with you about it. The problem is most of these “free consultations” end up being somewhere between disappointing and downright worthless. What goes wrong? Here’s 5 Very Common Problems With Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling Consultations Problem #1 – The Contractor Spends Very Little Time Finding Out What You Want Many Kansas City kitchen and bathroom remodeling contractors will spend only about 20 minutes in your home during a typical consultation. That’s just way too... View Article