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Preventative Commercial Property Maintenance Saves Money and Time
As a Bay Area property manager, you know you need to engage in preventative commercial property maintenance to avoid tenant complaints and code violations and also to make your own experience as an owner less heartburn-inducing. To that end, let’s explore some smart but surprisingly disregarded principles for maintaining Bay Area buildings. Read the rest of this entry »
Bay Area Air Conditioning Doesn’t Have to Drag Down Aesthetics
As busy Bay Area general contractors who are constantly solving diverse problems for local homeowners, we hear a lot of fascinating questions from clients. Many homeowners, for instance, want to know how they can hide their heating and cooling units, or at least make them less conspicuous. Read on for a quick, simple answer.
Get Off My Lawn: Home Features That Waste Water
Commercial property maintenance requires more than the usual domestic tune ups. Today, owners expect property managers to take a proactive stance and find ways to conserve energy and water. Consider these ways to conserve water and improve your commercial property: Read the rest of this entry »
“Create, Don’t Compromise,” says Bay Area General Contractor
You’re about to engage in a Bay Area kitchen remodeling project. To make this project a big success, you need to think about movement and flow within the space. What does that mean, from a practical perspective? It means that even if you have your heart set on a specific design feature, you may need to adjust your expectations to accommodate reality. Rather than compromising on your goals, however, consider these curious ways to create your dream kitchen when remodeling: Read the rest of this entry »
Advice from a Bay Area Building Contractor
You want to keep your Bay Area home in top condition and strive to improve its value. If you’ve been blessed with the do-it-yourself gene, you may be tempted to tackle improvements and repairs yourself. But know your limits; after all, a job done poorly or improperly can wind up causing damage that will cost a lot to fix. Also, there’s a value to your time that you want to respect.
East Bay General Contractor Shares Insights
Tenants typically only interact with landlords when they need to pay rent or when they encounter a problem. As a building owner, you’d like to meet your tenants’ needs in a cost effective, systematic way to ensure good rapport and minimize disruption. To that end, you want to make sure that your commercial property maintenance team provide quick and effective tenant services both to improve retention rates and to minimize tenant-related unexpected costs. After all, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”
Advice from Your Knowledgeable Bay Area Contractor
You don’t need to be a building contractor to fix things around your home! Homeowners need to be jacks-of-all trades to stay on top of household problems. Here are ten essential skills you should work on, whether you’re about to engage in a series of DIY projects for your Bay Area home, or you’re just looking to impress your spouse or soon-to-be in-laws with your domestic skills:
Advice from a Bay Area General Contractor
A fresh kitchen design implemented by an expert general contractor can turn an ordinary house into the home of your dreams. Unfortunately, kitchen remodeling can be prohibitively expensive, even when homeowners take into account the fact that smart remodeling can increase a house’s market value.
Dealing with General Construction in Your Home
Remodeling your home can be at once exciting and tumultuous. Whether you want to stay in your home because the scale of the remodel is relatively small – and thus you imagine that the disruptions will be minimal – or you want to stay at home because you need to remain because of financial or medical reasons, you need to prepare appropriately. Read the rest of this entry »
From A Bay Area General Contractor
Searching for a Bay Area general contractor to upgrade your HVAC system to improve energy efficiency or need assistance with a Bay Area kitchen remodeling project to help boost the value of your home? Here are some powerful tips to help you get the most of your remodeling efforts.