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

April 12, 2021 11:35 am Published by

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

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Bathroom Remodeling Ideas That Make the Bathroom More Accessible

December 23, 2020 8:00 am Published by

There are a number of reasons to remodel your bathroom. Maybe a loved one just moved in and you want to make more room for them. Maybe your tastes have simply changed. Maybe your family has grown. But one main reason to remodel a bathroom, especially bathroom remodeling for seniors, is to make aging in place more of a possibility. On that note, let’s talk about some bathroom remodeling ideas to make your bathroom more accessible. Walk-In Shower or Tub As you get older, it can become more difficult to step over the ledge of the bathtub every time you... 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

Meet Your Custom Home Remodeling Contractor Kansas City

Meet Your Custom Home Remodeling Contractor Kansas City

October 30, 2020 5:33 pm Published by

Good day to you, fellow Kansas Citian homeowner. You’re here on this particular page because you’re busy doing the right thing. How wise of you to be responsible and search for the best-suited home remodeling contractor Kansas City who can transform your bathrooms, kitchen, or both! To be extra prudent, let’s weigh each of the six steps outlined in the recently-updated Consumer Affairs piece, “How to choose a home remodeling contractor,” against our company to see how we stack up. And who are we? We’re Jericho Home Improvement, the biggest custom home remodeler in Kansas City. Welcome to our website!... 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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Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling During Pandemic: Can You Do It?

August 21, 2020 2:30 am Published by

Yes! Eastern Kansas & western Missouri kitchen and bathroom remodeling during a pandemic is possible. Learn more here. First, because this can become an insanely complex subject if we’re not careful, let’s go through three quick takeaways so you quickly get the gist. Quick Takeaways If a serious civilization-ender pandemic hits, interior remodeling will be among the last of your concerns. For now, it’s largely been categorized as an Essential Business. To be informed and understand the specifics involved, you need to check both your state and county guidelines. For your convenience, these are direct links to the Kansas Guidelines... 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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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

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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

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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