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Remodeling Myths Debunked by Home Improvement Contractors in Kansas City

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

The Benefits of Smart Home Upgrades

The Benefits of Smart Home Upgrades

June 5, 2020 4:21 pm Published by

Smart home upgrades are becoming more and more common, and more and more convenient. You can access your thermostat from your phone, connect your trash can or refrigerator to your grocery list, or boost your security with a smart doorbell. But the rushing advance of technology can be intimidating to some. Are smart home upgrades worth the investment for your next remodeling project? Many homeowners think so. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy: Convenience The biggest advantage of smart home upgrades is the streamlined convenience. You can adjust the lights, temperature, entertainment systems and more all from... View Article

Pros and Cons of Hardwood Flooring

Pros and Cons of Hardwood Flooring

May 29, 2020 3:43 pm Published by

Hardwood floors have been a popular flooring choice for decades, and for good reason. Hardwood is sturdy and reliable, as well as elegant and smooth. There are a number of advantages to hardwood flooring, but it’s not for everyone. In fact, some homeowners prefer to avoid hardwood. If you’re remodeling soon, you may find yourself considering hardwood flooring for your new flooring. Today, let’s break down the pros and cons of hardwood flooring so you can decide what’s best for you. Hardwood Flooring Pros Durability. When you look at historic homes, you almost always find that the floor is hardwood —... View Article

Kitchen Wall Outlet Placement

Hiding Electrical Outlets in Your Kitchen – 5 Neat Ideas

December 14, 2019 2:47 pm Published by

Discover some surprising and innovative ways to conceal your wall outlets in Kansas City Sometimes a simple wall outlet can ruin a perfectly good design. But we are here to let you in on a little secret – you can hide your wall outlets!Here are some tips and tricks Kansas City homeowners can use to hide outlets. Or at least minimize their impact on your stunning new kitchen design. Pop Up Or Hidden Outlets Outlets don’t have to go on the wall anymore. You can hide them in all kinds of secret compartments – each covertly hidden around your kitchen.... View Article

Kansas City Remodeling Estimate

Now That You Have An Estimate Scheduled, What’s Next?

November 23, 2019 1:31 pm Published by

Here’s what you should expect after you schedule your estimate appointment in Kansas City  Getting an estimate on your home improvement project should be a completely stress-free and fun experience.  But, too often, other remodeling companies hire subcontractors who work more for themselves instead of for you and your best interests.  We’ve all heard the nightmare contractor stories. We’ve heard about the lack of professionalism. Being late for appointments. Or not showing up altogether.  It’s no surprise then that many Kansas City homeowners feel apprehension and after setting an estimate appointment because they don’t really know what to expect.  You... View Article

Kansas City Remodeling

Light Up Your Life: Kitchen and Bath Lighting Styles

July 19, 2019 2:37 pm Published by

Choosing The Exact Right Lighting For A New Kitchen Or Bathroom   If you are planning a kitchen or bathroom remodeling project in Kansas City, getting the exact right lighting can make a big difference in how much you love the results. Lighting has to create the right ambience, but also be very practical. A basic understanding of lighting design can help you find the most beautiful and effective lighting solutions for your kitchen and bath. (To learn even more about lighting, you can get a free design consultation and quote by contacting us.) Homeowners Quick Guide To Lighting Styles For Kitchens... View Article

Kansas City Remodelers

The Process: What Kansas City Homeowners Can Expect Before, During, & After Their Remodeling Project

April 19, 2019 12:50 pm Published by

Are you thinking about a kitchen or bathroom remodeling project but wondering how it will go? For many homeowners, knowing what to expect before, during, and after your remodeling project can help you decide if it is the right decision for you. It is also good to know that the company you hire has the right processes in place for success. Not every Kansas City remodeler is ready and willing to spell out their process from start to finish. Sometimes this is because each remodel is planned “on the fly” – something you definitely want to avoid. As Jericho Home... View Article

Best Remodeling Companies KC

Should You Hire A General Remodeling Company For A Kitchen Or Bathroom Remodel?

April 12, 2019 12:11 pm Published by

Find The Best Remodeling Company In KC For Your Specific Remodel-Type  Homeowners searching for the best remodeling companies in Kansas City wonder if it’s better to choose a general contractor or a specialist. If your doing a kitchen or bathroom remodel, there are a lot of solid reasons to choose a specialist. While there are some good general remodelers out there, there are disadvantages when you choose them for a more specialized project. A general contractor is more suited for additions, basement remodeling, building projects, and whole house remodeling. A kitchen and bathroom specialist has many advantages over a general... View Article

Bathroom Remodeling Kansas City

The Bathroom Remodeling Checklist: What You Need To Do

February 14, 2019 9:14 pm Published by

The start of a bathroom remodeling project sometimes feels overwhelming to homeowners. However, there’s a step-by-step process you can follow that can make everything more manageable. That’s why we created this simple Bathroom Remodeling Checklist. It outlines the big steps you need to take. Use it to know exactly what to do to get the new bathroom you really want.  (By the way, if you want a shortcut to the planning process, our free consultation is a great way to get more information. You can Contact Us to get started). Checklist Item #1: Brainstorm A List Of Goals One common problem... View Article

Home Remodeling Kansas City

Affordable Home Remodeling Projects That Will Boost Your Home’s Value

January 24, 2019 5:15 pm Published by

How To Boost Your Kansas City Home’s Value With An Affordable Home Remodeling Project  Among the best home remodeling projects for boosting your home’s value are kitchen remodels, kitchen refinishing, and bathroom remodeling. When homeowners consider a home remodeling project, they sometimes only think in terms of upfront cost. They don’t counter-balance the costs against the value it can add to their home. Here is a quick guide to three home remodeling projects that can instantly increase the value of your Kansas City home: Kitchen Remodeling: Today’s homeowners expect more from their kitchens than in times past. The kitchen has... View Article