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contractor

  • 3 Ways to Compare Carpet Installation Quotes

    This week our editor Timothy Dahl is in Dalton, GA (the unofficial carpet capital of the world) visiting with Shaw Floors. We thought this was the perfect time to breakdown the…

  • Contractors as Kitchen Designers?

    In this series kitchen designer, Cheryl Clendenon, is going to share some answers to popular questions for folks considering hiring a designer. “My contractor can help me with all the decisions…

  • Taste of Life as a Contractor in France

    It’s inevitable that, when living and working as a ‘Jobbing Builder’ in France, you are eventually going to have what are known as ‘One of those days’, Well yesterday, for me,…

  • Angie’s List: Is It Working for You?

    We’ve mentioned Angie’s List as a referral site for contractors, designers and tradespeople but we want to know from you if you’ve found success using this service and would recommend it…

  • Time to Do-It-Yourself

    As news about the economy worsens we try to stay positive and focused on the expenses we can control. The outlook at big box retailers such as Home Depot and Lowes…

  • National Association of the Remodeling Industry

    A new addition to our blogroll is the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). They have a long-standing history and their core purpose is “to advance and promote the remodeling…

  • Handyman Hiring Tips

    No time, money, or know-how to fix a household problem? In New York city we have Supers who are on call (usually) and hopefully can fix leaking faucets, broken radiators, or…