Home Repairs & Maintenance

When do you need a Contractor?

By |2020-05-12T12:56:31-04:00April 20th, 2020|Home Repairs & Maintenance, News, Remodeling, Residential Construction|

When Do You Need a Contractor? This question came up a few days ago in a conversation with a good friend of mine. This person knows what I do for a living and how long I’ve been doing it; so, the question came as a bit of a surprise to me. I thought about the

Hiring an Unlicensed Contractor? What You Don’t Know Can Cost You!

By |2020-02-17T11:36:22-05:00February 13th, 2020|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling, Residential Construction, Uncategorized|

So you're ready to start that remodeling project and you start looking for a contractor. This is the project you've been thinking about for the past few months. You have interviewed 3 local contractors but feel their estimates are much more than what the project should cost. Your neighbor down the street told you about

How to Design a Welcoming Bathroom

By |2019-11-14T09:41:09-05:00November 14th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Bathrooms are frequented rooms in our home. From cleaning and pampering to relaxing and changing, we spend a lot of time in the bathroom. Our families, friends, guests, and more spend time in our bathrooms, as well. Since we spend so much time in the bathroom, it’s important that we create a space we love.

Common Bathroom Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

By |2019-11-04T09:48:19-05:00November 4th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Renovating a bathroom is exciting, especially when you get to see your vision come to life. However, there are a lot of decisions to be made during a home remodel, and you want to make sure you’re making the best decisions for your needs, wants, and budget. Before the renovation begins, you want to fully

How to Add Some Color into Your Kitchen

By |2020-01-30T17:31:56-05:00October 3rd, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Love color and want to add more of it into your home? You can! Whether you’re doing a full home/room renovation or some smaller changes, as a home renovation contractor, we wanted to share some ideas with you of how to add some colors  in your kitchen in a tasteful, attractive way. Install accent doors

Ways to Renovate Your Kitchen to Make It Look Bigger

By |2019-08-05T13:50:37-04:00September 19th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Kitchens are the heart of the home. For many homeowners and families, people spend a lot of time in the kitchen, whether it’s to cook, eat or just gather and socialize. However, if you have a small kitchen space, it can be hard to make meals and gather when the room is too crowded. Buying

How to Design a Welcoming Front Porch

By |2019-08-05T13:41:57-04:00September 5th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

A front porch is like a giant welcome mat for your home. The porch is the first thing your guests will step into and it’s usually the first thing onlookers will notice from the street. With that said, you want to design and build a front porch that is welcoming and aesthetically-please front porch. At

7 Bathroom Design Tips

By |2019-08-27T09:28:30-04:00August 15th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

When it comes to bathroom design, you have seemingly endless options. Your taste combined with your budget, space, and the contractor’s vision will help create a room that fits your vision and needs. However, when designing a bathroom, there are some design tips and principles you should think about and follow, so your bathroom is

What to Expect During a Home Renovation

By |2019-07-12T11:20:40-04:00August 1st, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Getting a room in your home remodeling is exciting! Your home is about to be transformed! Now, depending on the size of your room and the scope of work, home remodeling can take anywhere from weeks to months. If you’ve never had a home renovation, you’ve probably got a general idea of what it’s like

How to Remodel a Bathroom

By |2019-07-12T11:21:50-04:00July 16th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Thinking about remodeling your bathroom? A bathroom remodel can completely transform the look of this room and your home! Bathrooms are one of the most popular rooms in a home to renovate. Renovating a room is an exciting process, but it’s also a lot of work. With the contractor and designers, you have a lot

How to Renovate a Family Bathroom

By |2019-07-02T08:12:49-04:00July 2nd, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

When deciding to remodel a bathroom, one of the first things you should think about is the bathroom’s purpose. Is this bathroom for one person? Are kids using this bathroom? Are guests using this bathroom? Is the entire family using this bathroom? For this article, we’re focusing on family bathrooms in the home. If you’re

Different Sinks for Your Bathroom Renovation

By |2019-10-16T10:28:07-04:00June 18th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

About to embark on a bathroom renovation? Congrats! A new bathroom can really transform the look and feel of your home. You can make it go from drab to fab. Even with a bathroom renovation, there’s a lot of parts to think about: the bathtubs, walls, lighting, counter tops, sinks, mirrors, flooring, and more. For

How to Plan for a Kitchen Remodel

By |2019-05-02T12:43:50-04:00June 4th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Ready to get started renovating your kitchen? We’re here to help! At Sunset Builders & Maintenance we are experts in kitchen remodeling. We wanted to share some information with you to help you get started with the planning of your kitchen renovation. First, decide the scope of work. Think about your budget and your wish

Renovate Your Kitchen with Better Storage

By |2019-04-22T09:18:18-04:00May 20th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

  Space in a home can sometimes be an issue – especially in the kitchen. Pots, pans, appliances, plates, silverware, food – there’s a lot to store away in this room. Now, if you have no plans to move, how can you maximize the space in your kitchen? A kitchen renovation! Our team at Sunset

Ideas to Hide Outdoor Eyesores

By |2019-04-22T09:18:01-04:00May 6th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

There are lots of items outside the home that are necessary, but they are also unsightly. Garbage pins. AC units. Compost piles. These items look better when they’re hidden and not on display.  Some items can be hidden or moved into the garage, but then you’re taking up precious garage space. In southern Florida, where

How to Renovate Your Kitchen to be Healthier

By |2019-03-28T14:07:44-04:00April 22nd, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Health and wellness are important, but it isn’t just about choosing the apple over the chocolate cake, the spaces around us contribute to our wellness and well-being too. If you put thought into your kitchen design, you can help create a healthier lifestyle for yourself. We wanted to share some ideas with you on how

How to Design a Big Bathroom

By |2019-03-28T14:17:11-04:00April 8th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

If you’re lucky enough to have a big bathroom, take advantage of it! A bathroom is a nice space to wind down, relax, and cleanse oneself from the day. The more room in a bathroom, the more at peace you can be with your bathroom habits and routines. Does your bathroom look a little drab?

Transform Your Bathroom into Your Own Personal Spa

By |2019-10-16T10:30:36-04:00March 18th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

A bathroom doesn’t just have to be a bathroom.  With the right design elements and features, a bathroom can be an escape – your own personal oasis. A bathroom can be a place for you to relax, unwind, catch up on reading, shows, self-care, grooming, and more. We spend a lot of our lives using

Popular Items to Add into Your Kitchen Remodel

By |2019-04-22T09:17:33-04:00March 4th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Every year, there are new home trends that pop up. Some trends appear year after year. When renovating a home, it’s important to make the space reflect what you like and what’s in your budget.  Using trends in your home isn’t a bad thing, but remember, if it’s a bold choice or too “trendy,” you

Renovation Ideas to Give Your Bedroom Life

By |2019-04-22T09:18:36-04:00February 25th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

A bedroom doesn’t have to be just for sleep. In fact, people spend a lot of time in their rooms for many other reasons. From watching TV and reading a book to socializing with a loved one or scrolling through your phone, a bedroom provides a space to relax, unwind, and be happy. Since you

Does Your House need a Home Office?

By |2019-04-22T09:18:49-04:00February 18th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Home renovation is whatever you want it to be. If you want to update a kitchen, that’s home renovation. If you want to transform a bedroom into a mancave, that’s a home renovation. Whatever you want to renovate, our team is ready for the challenge. For this article, we wanted to talk about home offices.

Renovation Ideas for a New Dining Room 

By |2019-04-22T09:19:02-04:00February 11th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Do you have big, family dinners? Do you like to entertain? If so, you probably spend a lot of time around the table in the dining room. The dining room is a place for gathering, feasting, socializing, and making memories. Although you’re probably focused on the food and company, you want the room you’re spending

What to Do with a Spare Room? Renovate it!

By |2019-04-22T09:19:14-04:00February 4th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Have a spare room in your home? Has it become a junk room? Is it empty? Are you at a loss as to what to use it for? Don’t waste the space! Get creative! This extra room is a gold mine! There is so much you can do with a spare room. At Sunset Builders

Marvelous Mirror Ideas to Update Your Bathroom

By |2019-04-22T09:19:55-04:00January 24th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

Does your bathroom need a makeover? Maybe it’s too dark? Maybe it feels too small? If you’re considering renovating your bathroom, there’s lots of changes you can make to enhance and revamp the room without having to demo the entire space or without having to cost you an arm and a leg. One part of

Upgrade Your Kitchen Island  

By |2019-04-22T09:20:09-04:00January 17th, 2019|Home Repairs & Maintenance, Remodeling|

The kitchen island can change the entire look of a kitchen. Most likely, you spend a lot of time in your kitchen, and so do your loved ones. The kitchen island is a place to prepare food, cook food, serve food, serve drinks, eat food, and stand around and engage in conversation. The kitchen island