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DIY vs. Expert Kitchen Remodeler – Which Is Really the Most Budget Friendly?

December 30, 2020 8:00 am Published by

You can find a tutorial for just about anything online, which is why DIY projects are becoming more and more prevalent in the world of home improvements. With the state of the economy, many homeowners also prefer a DIY kitchen remodel because they feel that it will save them money — they won’t have to hire an expert kitchen remodeler, after all. But while a DIY kitchen remodel might seem like an appealing adventure, it’s questionable whether or not it actually saves you money. In some cases, it actually might be more cost effective to go with an expert kitchen... View Article

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The Bathroom Remodeling Checklist

December 22, 2020 1:18 pm Published by

A bathroom remodeling project can be exciting and beneficial to your home…but also daunting. You may find that you have so much you want to do that you’re unsure where to start. It helps to have a checklist so you can go through your bathroom and determine what all needs to be remodeled, as well as what you have the money for. In today’s blog, let’s go through the bathroom remodeling checklist, as well as why it helps to have a checklist. Why Bathroom Remodeling Checklist? Not all bathroom remodeling projects are complete gut jobs. Sometimes it’s a matter of... View Article

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Checklist: Is It Time For Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling?

October 9, 2020 2:52 pm Published by

An Easy Way To Tell & Reinforce Your Gut Feelings About The Issue Impacting Your Home Are you wondering if your kitchen and/or bathroom are in dire need of some serious TLC by a certified, well-vetted, and well-known interior remodeler? The following signs should help you answer the question and in the process also answer some of the common questions folks in your position tend to have. Enjoy! Most Common Signs Your Kitchen is Due for Remodeling The following list isn’t all-inclusive by any means. A brief search online will bring up results with near endless signs it’s time to... View Article

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What To Look For In A Home Remodeling Contractor Kansas City

September 18, 2020 4:28 pm Published by

Learn more about choosing the right home remodeler for your needs. According to the Consumer Federation of America, only the automobile industry rivals home improvement in complaints and less-than-positive customer experiences. What’s going on? Well, there’s over 120 million households in the U.S. and 20,000 BBB-registered home remodeling contractors. In that sea of business, home lifestyles, aesthetic expression, and humanity, a lot of unpleasantness can and does happen. Thankfully here in the Kansas City area our numbers are much smaller. In 2018, for example, the most common complaints revolved around shoddy to absolutely horrible (to nonexistent) work, the failure to... View Article

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Remodeling Myths Debunked by Home Improvement Contractors in Kansas City

July 17, 2020 3:07 pm Published by

If you search the internet for a few minutes, you’ll find plenty of information about remodeling, from reviewers with poor experiences to professionals offering advice. Coworkers, friends, and family might all have input from their knowledge or experiences with remodeling. Unfortunately, there are also some common myths floating around about remodeling that can lead homeowners to exhausting more finances and energy. Jericho Home Improvements is an experienced home improvement contractor in Kansas City and we know the ins and outs of remodeling. In today’s blog, we’ll break down a few common remodeling myths and the truth behind them. “Remodeling Never... View Article

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3 Ways to Save Money On Your Bathroom and Kitchen Remodel

June 19, 2020 3:47 pm Published by

Chances are if you’re having your kitchen and bathroom remodeled soon, you probably have a budget. While it may be more dire for some than others, no homeowner wants to go too far over budget in the midst of the project. Fortunately, there are ways to save money on your bathroom and kitchen remodeling projects that could help you stay on track. Here are a few methods: Have Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeled By the Same Pros This seems like good sense on a number of levels. First of all, if you like the work they did in the first place,... View Article

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Why You Should Remodel Before You Sell Your Home

May 22, 2020 1:32 pm Published by

It may seem a strange notion to remodel your home before you sell it. After all, the point is to move out of your home and into your next dream home, so it makes little sense to put in all the time and effort for a remodel only to move. But you have to consider the next owners of the home, as well, especially if you hope to list a good price for your home. Here are a few reasons it might be for the best to remodel before you sell your home. Homebuyers Like Move-In Ready While some homeowners... View Article

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The Best Ways To Research Kitchen & Bath Contractors

June 21, 2019 5:37 pm Published by

The key to remodeling results you’ll love is finding the exact right kitchen & bath remodeling company in Kansas City. Choosing the right one becomes much easier and faster when you know the best ways to research kitchen and bath contractors. Homeowner’s Quick Guide To Researching Kitchen & Bath Contractors Many times homeowners think they need to sort through a ton of information to find the right remodeling company. The truth is that by focusing on a few key points, you can find out what you need to know pretty quickly. Use this handy checklist guide to focus on what... View Article

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4 Important Tips For Financing Your Kitchen Or Bathroom Remodeling Project In Kansas City

May 24, 2019 12:27 pm Published by

When it is time to start you remodeling project, it sometimes seems like there are so many decisions that need to be made. But in reality, it is a few key decisions that make all the difference. And one of the biggest questions you’ll ask yourself is this: What’s the best way to pay for my kitchen or bathroom remodel? It would be great if there was a ‘one-size-fits-all’ answer that fit every situation. Even though there isn’t any one right solution for every homeowner, there are some steps you can take to help you sort through your options. Here... View Article

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6 Smart Kitchen Remodeling Strategies For KC Homeowners Who Want The Best Results

May 17, 2019 2:55 pm Published by

Most homeowners doing a kitchen remodel are doing one for the first time. This means “they don’t know what they don’t know.” This can sometimes lead to disappointing results because homeowners get bogged down in the details and miss the bigger picture. With just a little bit of guidance, KC homeowners can navigate a kitchen remodel and get amazing results. Here are 6 smart remodeling strategies that lead to a beautiful new kitchen: Strategy #1: Start With A Professional Design At Jericho Home Improvements, we often say that “getting great remodeling results is not an accident. It’s 100% on purpose.”... View Article