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Got a remodeling question?

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I’ve assembled a panel of Southern California remodeling experts ready and willing to answer reader questions on this blog. Do you have a question for a: Contractor? [...]

Ask a Contractor: Alon Toker

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Ever wish you could ask a licensed contractor some remodeling questions with no hint of pressure to sign a contract? Here is your chance. This week’s guest expert, [...]

Q&A: Renovate all at once, or in steps?

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Question: We want to do several upgrades to our house, including the kitchen, the master bathroom and a new deck. Should we have them all done at the same time, or would it [...]

Ask a renovation lender

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Forget the granite or tile conundrum. The big remodeling question is this: “Where do you get the money?” Here are some of the remodel finance strategies [...]

Ask a Green Builder: Dennis Allen

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Ever wonder about the durability of bamboo floors? The benefits of thicker insulation? The rebates available for adding solar power? The cost vs. value of new windows? Dennis [...]

Ask a Contractor: Alon Toker

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Ever wish you could ask a licensed contractor some remodeling questions with no hint of pressure to sign a contract? Here is your chance. This week’s guest expert, [...]

Live well now, sell high later

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You know what’s so sad about Designed to Sell, one of my favorite TV shows? It’s that the homeowners spent years in an awkward, cluttered, unattractive home until [...]
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