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Tips for a Smooth Remodel Project and Installing Denver Hardwood Floors


December 6, 2017

A home remodel can be a lot of work, but very rewarding once finished. With time and a financial investment, you will make your home work for you, accommodate your needs better, and increase its value. When starting your remodel, it is best to plan ahead. This will be your go-to when you hit bumps in the road. It is also ideal to work with a local company for premier Denver hardwood floors. From creating a plan and knowing when to call the experts, to choosing your hardwood flooring, utilize these top tips as you begin your home remodeling project.

Creating a Plan and Budget

Upon deciding to remodel your home, whether it be one room or the entire place, you must start with a plan. What areas would you like to update? What problems areas do you have, and how can they be improved? Are there any safety issues in the house that need to be updated for code? What would you like in your home? These are all questions you must ask as you develop a plan, before you remodel your home. Next, determine your budget, where you will need two numbers. The first is the amount that you are able to spend on the project. Then, you need an additional set of money to have as backup for issues. Do your research and get estimates on all items and services needed. Use this to see how the work will fit in your budget. Last, you need to create a timeline for the work. This will help you if you find you are spending too much time in one area. In some cases, you may discover problems. When an issue is over your level of expertise, you need to contact a company to help.

Know When to Call the Experts

When remodeling a home, you may run into a problem that you are unsure of, do not have the skills in, or do not have the proper tools for. Many homeowners take what should be a remodel that was in their budget, and turn it into a money pit when they get in over their head. Whether you run into problem with the plumbing to electrical issues, once it is out of your scope, the chances are low that searching for the problem online will solve it. This is where it is important to set guidelines for yourself. If you exceed spending a certain amount of time or money trying to fix things on your own, it is time to reach out for help.

Choosing Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood floors are a great addition to a home through a remodel project. Their quality will increase its value, are a better solution for those with allergies, will be easy to clean, and provide a nice, open look. If you already have hardwood floors, you can invest in dustless refinishing services to bring your hardwood back to life.

TGB Flooring is your hardwood flooring expert for your remodel. Our team has served the greater Denver metro area since 1990, allowing you to feel secure with your home in our hands. Call us today at 303-738-9910 to see how we can help you on your upcoming project.