The Big Picture on Remodeling Projects

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So you’re thinking about doing some remodeling in your home but you don’t know where to start. After you decide on what improvements you want, here are a few things to consider:

Have a Budget: One of the easiest things to happen to homeowners during remodeling is that they go over budget. This is because complications come up, or you didn’t consider plumbing or electrical needs when you started in on sprucing up the master bathroom. Always leave room in your budget for unexpected expenses.

Set a Schedule: Most home improvements take some time to get done. A remodeled kitchen, for example, could throw a loop into your lunch or dinner plans. So it’s good to think about the timeline so you and your family can plan accordingly on how to handle mealtime in your house. Same concept applies to bathroom work. Both may require power or water to be turned off. Planning and preparation at the onset will help offset any inconvenience encountered during the projects.

The Big One: Sometimes home owners want more than just a little tweak to their kitchen or bathroom – sometimes they want to completely rebuild an existing space. Turning a basement, attic space or an outdoor shed into a workshop, home bar or the catchall phrase “man cave” can be a major project. So adhering to the steps mentioned above are crucial.

Not Just Remodeling: Whether you’re in the market for remodeling or services like window, door, screen and lighting replacement, NC Home Remodeling can help. We can be called on for just about any general home repair. You can reach us at or 919-868-3585.