The Latest

May 2007

Contractors at Home: What Do They Know?

Are you overwhelmed, confused, paralyzed with indecision? It sounds like you’re trying to make selections for your remodel. For instance, should you select Andersen windows [...]

1 Comment

Contractor fed flags: Were there any?

I’ve been writing about remodeling for 17 years, and so you can imagine the contractor horror stories I’ve heard. But I’m interested in what happened before the [...]


Remodeling Industry Associations

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) AIA Los Angeles AIA Pasadena-Foothill AIA Long Beach-South Bay AIA San Fernando Valley AIA Orange County AIA Inland California AIA [...]


SoCal Building Departments

Check on a contractor’s license status City of Los Angeles Dept. of Building and Safety (LADBS) LADBS Home Owners Guide to Additions and Remodeling (PDF) LADBS Plan [...]


1 2