GHBA Remodelers Council Experts help achieve successful home remodeling

December 21, 2018 GMT

There are many designers, contractors and remodelers in the market. When renovating your home, working with the right professional is critical to the success of your renovation.

Why, you ask? First of all, experts who have and maintain the appropriate certifications are a fundamental component for a successful renovation project.

Furthermore, the professional entrusted with your project must also have a comprehensive understanding of your vision and ideas. Lastly, the use of high quality materials to create your dream home is an absolute must.

The areas in your home should speak for themselves —- a mix of taste, sophistication, and the effective use of space, should bind everything together for that desired harmonious flow in a home.

Displaying these elements throughout a physical space and making a vision come to life is a process that takes much dedication and hard work.

The professional you hire should have years of experience in the Houston market and distinguish themselves by giving you personalized attention, regardless of project size and scope. Look for a contractor that has a diverse and knowledgeable team that offers a broad selection of top-of-the-line materials.

Each project should begin with a careful review of the underlying structures in order to assess issues related to aged foundations, previous flooring, outdated plumbing and/or electrical systems.

Improper installation of flooring or inadequate electrical and plumbing systems can lead to long-term structural and cosmetic issues in your home.

Always ask your contractor for a complete evaluation of the original structures and have them provide you with information about warranties, origin of materials, and preventative maintenance.

If you’re interested in remodeling your home, the first step is to set up a home evaluation.

After this assessment, your remodeler will need to help you design your project and make the necessary adjustments to fit your vision.

An important factor to making sure all goes as smooth as possible is to ensure the team you hire is readily available and is willing to give you the one-on-one time you’ll need. These are all essential aspects to look for in a contractor.

Ultimately, your project needs to be prioritized and the right path to a successful renovation starts from the very beginning.

This article was provided by a member of the Remodelers Council of the Greater Houston Builders Association. For more information on this article, please contact Lorraine Hart at lorraine@idealconsulting.net. To join the council or to find a professional remodeler in your area, please visit www.ghba.org.