Archive for January, 2016

Remodeling Pleasure & Pain: 5 Survival Tips.

Remodeling Pleasure & Pain: 5 Survival Tips.

January 22, 2016 at 10:12 am

We think Huffington Post blogger Geri Spieler’s remodeling insights are worth repeating: 1. Focus on one room at the time. To reduce overwhelm, envision the entire concept and pick out the materials for one room, then move on room by room, setting priorities such as: bath #1, bath #2, etc. […]

 
Ingredients for a Remodel Success Story.

Ingredients for a Remodel Success Story.

January 15, 2016 at 1:52 pm

When remodeling or adding on, the most critical place to save money, time and headaches is during the design and planning stages. We envision every phase of the project and carefully pinpoint, coordinate and schedule hundreds of large and small tasks – from the very first step in the design […]

 
Concrete Driveway Installation.

Concrete Driveway Installation.

January 11, 2016 at 2:15 pm

Between rainy season downpours, to accommodate leveler parking and entry, we regraded and replaced the existing driveway with 3000 psi concrete and #3 rebar on 12 inch centers (reduces cracking).

 
Fun Part: Decorating after Remodel.

Fun Part: Decorating after Remodel.

January 11, 2016 at 1:07 pm

Interior design goes hand in glove with remodeling, including considerations and specifications for finishes, appliances, color palette, lighting, fixtures, furniture and textiles. Remodel by Beckner Contracting & Management, Walnut Creek, CA.