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General Contractor 101- From Selection To Written Bids

Posted by Robert Moses on Tuesday, December 3, 2013, In : General Contractor 
Regardless of the kind of construction project that you are undertaking you will need the services of a General Contractor. This will be the person in charge of implementation and execution of whatever building project you have undertaken. The choice of the general contractor is therefore crucial to the overall success of the construction project. Additionally, the general contractor or building company you select also determines the final cost of the project so you need to choose very carefu...
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Hot Tips: Choose the Best General Contractor

Posted by ben sarlin on Saturday, September 28, 2013, In : General Contractor NYC 
Regardless of the kind of construction project that you are undertaking you will need the services of a General Contractor in a big city like NYC. This will be the person in charge of implementation and execution of whatever building project you have undertaken. The choice of the general building contractor is therefore crucial to the overall success of the construction project. Additionally, the general contractor or building company you select also determines the final cost of the project s...
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Building a home in NY? What you need from a General Contractor

Posted by ben sarlin on Tuesday, September 17, 2013, In : General Contractor NYC 

Building a NYC home is a huge endeavor for several reasons. Not only will it require a considerable amount of money, but it will also require extensive effort for the future homeowners to find general contractors who will commit to doing a great job from start to completion. Building a home in New York can become an even larger endeavor as costs are usually higher. Hence, finding a general contractor in NY can be more difficult as well. The thing about contractors is, most of them may all s...


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General Contractors- Needed for 9 out of 10 NY Construction projects

Posted by ben sarlin on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, In : General Contractor 
Regardless of the kind of construction project that you are undertaking you will need the services of a General Contractor NYC construction specialist. This will be the person in charge of implementation and execution of whatever building project you have undertaken. The choice of the general contractor is therefore crucial to the overall success of the project. Additionally, the general contractor you select also determines the final cost of the project so you need to choose very carefully. ...
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Contractors Tips; Attain Privacy in a NYC home

Posted by ben sarlin on Thursday, August 22, 2013, In : General Contractor 
For most people in Manhattan & NYC, privacy is often a luxury. You may have a nice patio, porch, or yard but can you really take a nice relaxing nap outdoors when you know that your neighbors can see into your balcony? If you add the fact that people keep passing by in the street in front of your home, enjoying a nice nap on a nice day in your front porch may seem impossible. The good news is that there are many options that you can choose from to make your home more private. This way, you ca...
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The Do’s and Don’t’s of Budget Renovations- BEWARE

Posted by ben sarlin on Saturday, August 3, 2013, In : General Contractor 
In these trying economic times, people are often trying to get the most they can out of every dollar they spend. This is true for home renovation projects as well. And when it comes to making every dollar count, there are certain things you can and cannot do when making changes to your home. Along with having a reputable general contractor on hand, common sense and practicality can go a long way when making improvements to your home.

Do’s

Refinish Instead of Replacing

Whether you are consideri...
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Summer Fever: Is your home & Yard Ready for Summer?

Posted by ben sarlin on Friday, June 28, 2013, In : General Contractor 
Summer is just around the corner and many homeowners are probably wondering how they can prepare their homes for the coming season. A good way to welcome the summer months is to renovate your yard, after all summer is best spent outdoors. With a reliable and reputable contractor general contractor and landscaping company behind you, any yard improvement project will seem like a breeze. Here are a few great tips that you can use to prepare your yard for some fun in the sun. In my hometown of M...
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Picking Flooring Materials for your Bedroom

Posted by ben sarlin on Tuesday, October 23, 2012, In : General Contractor 

When thinking about remodeling a bedroom, there are certain elements that add more to a room than others. Changing your flooring, for example, can change the entire look of the room. Given that floors have a profound effect on the overall look of your bedroom, you should be careful about choosing flooring materials for your bedroom remodeling project.

 

Before picking out materials that you can use for your floor, there are certain things you need to consider. If you were dealing with a hal...


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Laminate Flooring Simplified

Posted by ben sarlin on Monday, October 22, 2012, In : General Contractor 

Many people are often confused about laminate flooring. This is partly due to that fact that this type of materials comes in so many shapes, sizes, and colors. In addition to this, they are often made to look like other types of flooring materials such as wood or stone. However, this is where the beauty of laminate lies. Unlike other types of materials used for floors, laminate offers the most number of options.

 

Why Choose Laminate Flooring?

 

Why should you choose laminated materials i...


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Painting your Bedroom Ceiling

Posted by ben sarlin on Sunday, October 21, 2012, In : General Contractor 

Repainting your ceiling is a great way of drastically changing the way your bedroom looks. If you are considering hiring a general contractor or a bedroom remodeler in the near future, you should definitely add painting your ceiling to your list. Ceilings are often forgotten during renovation. However, changes to your ceiling can give the illusion of a larger space. Depending on the paint scheme, you can also alter the overall ambience of your room. Do you want your room to look more relaxi...


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Choosing a deck over a patio

Posted by ben sarlin on Tuesday, October 9, 2012, In : General Contractor 

Many homeowners who are considering adding an extra space for recreation or relaxation in their homes often try to pick between a patio and a deck. While having a patio is a good investment, decks have a number of advantages that make them more popular for certain types of homeowners. Regardless of your choice, any experienced NYC general contractor will be able to build you a deck, a patio, or even both if have the space as well as the budget allows it. Here are a few advantages that decks h...


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Adding a Front Porch to your House

Posted by ben sarlin on Tuesday, October 9, 2012, In : General Contractor 

New York is known as the city that never sleeps. In addition to this, the city is also known for its breathtaking skylines. If you happen to live in New York, the best way to enjoy the city’s iconic skyline is to add a front porch to your house. You can sit back in your cozy porch while gazing at the outlines of the majestic buildings in the horizon. Aside from your personal pleasure, a porch is often the first thing that people will notice about your house and having a nice front porch is ...


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