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Home Remodeling Tips, Recommendations, & Resources

Get up-to-speed quickly & pain-free preparing for your home remodeling project.

Find out everything you need to know about from a homeowner who's already been through a whole house renovation.

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  • Selecting an architect, contractors, project manager, & consultants
  • Contracts & remodeling loan mortgage refinancing
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On This Page: Read how to get started with your home remodeling project, discover how to find local home improvement pros in your area, and check out helpful remodeling resources - including calculators and deals on home appliances & related remodeling products.


If you're about to start a home remodel, you're in the right place. If you want to skip the frustrations, make things a lot easier for yourself, & keep more of your money - it's all here. Keep reading...

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The RemodelAssist website has a simple, yet very important mission. It's to provide you with one central location to get the essential information you'll want for your upcoming home renovation project - all here in one place.

My name is Don Roberts, and I want to share with you the things I learned from doing a full home renovation on my house. I would also like to tell you about some really cool home remodeling ideas you can include in your home improvements project.

Whether you're about to begin a full home remodel project, custom home construction, a kitchen remodel, a bathroom remodel, a room addition, or a historic restoration, you're in the right place because it's easy to find information about any phase of your home improvement project - right here.

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Yep...I know what I'm talking about. I've been through a full home renovation of my very own. Let me help you streamline YOUR project and help you prepare for the potential unpleasant surprises that can easily happen along the way (Hint: There can be several).

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All Home Remodeling Project Phases

Get information about every aspect of doing a home renovation project.

1. Initial Planning & Organizing - Remodel or move? Real remodeling costs. Project scope & creep. How much of a remodel can I afford? Financing options. Organizing. Read more here...

2. Interviewing, Plans, Quotes, & Contracts - Tips on finding & interviewing contractors. Design plans & approval. Managing your project. How to really compare quotes. Read more here...

3. Project Progress - How to ensure project progress. Milestones. Inspections. Handing challenges. Change orders. Safety & security. Read more here...
4. Project Nearing Completion - Final walk-through. Get open items completed. Refinancing. Project clean-up. Final lien release. Miscellaneous additional improvements. Read more here...

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This sections contains helpful information for you to get up-to-speed quickly on home remodeling. Find "real cost" calculators for each type of remodeling project - in your area.

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The 5 Benefits of Remodeling Your Home

If you're considering investing in home remodeling, but aren't quite sure the investment is worth it, you'll want to know about the many benefits of home remodeling. Not only can home remodeling be financially rewarding, but it can even be beneficial for those that have no plans to sell at all. Below, we will be going over some of the most significant benefits of home remodeling. 

Create More Space

One of the biggest benefits that you can get with home remodeling is the ability to expand the space that you have to live in. If you notice that your home has started feeling cramped -or- you're planning on adding to your family, you might consider investing in this type of remodeling to simply expand the space that you have to live in.

This alone is going to be a significant opportunity to enhance the way you feel about your home and the way you are able to live in it. Being able to expand the space that you have to live in can really contribute to a much happier household altogether.

Comfort & Safety

Renovating your home can come with the added comfort of knowing that your home is safe and it can simply be much more comfortable to live in. A lot of older homes might have serious vulnerabilities that need to be addressed which can compromise the safety of living in a home. Whether it's your aging electrical wiring, windows, roof, or doors & frames, by renovating your home and getting up to date specifications across the board, not only will your home be much safer in the long run, but it can be much more comfortable to live in.

Better Energy Efficiency

Another significant benefit that must be addressed is the ability to make your home much more energy efficient. The industry changes a lot throughout each year with new technology and innovations in the space being introduced daily.

Because of this, if you've not invested in any sort of renovation in the past few years, your home is likely not taking advantage of some of the best and most energy efficient standards. For instance, you might have non-energy efficient windows with inadequate insulation and you might even be dealing with very inefficient appliances by today's standards.

In order to achieve the maximum energy efficiency, you'll want to be sure to renovate your home to do so successfully. This alone can provide significant long-term cost savings if you're planning on staying in your home over the long haul. Because of the energy efficiency, you'll be able to obtain, your return on investment would certainly be there if you're going to be living in the home for years to come.

Better Property Value

Another significant benefit that you're going to get when you make the investment in home remodeling is the ability to achieve a much greater overall property value. This is one of the biggest reasons a lot of homeowners make the decision to renovate their homes. A lot of prospective buyers are going to place a significant emphasis on finding a home that is not only great looking on the outside, but also modern and energy efficient on the inside.

Whether you're planning on reselling your home or not, having better overall curb appeal and keeping your home looking it's best can pay huge dividends in maximizing the value that your home is worth.

Remodeling is something that can really help those that are looking to sell their homes on the open market because not only will it increase the value of the home altogether, but it will also increase the marketability of the home as well. By having a home that looks great and one that is energy efficient with all of the latest industry standards, selling a home even in a crowded marketplace shouldn't be too difficult.

Save Money

As mentioned above, not only are you going to be able to save a significant amount of money through increased energy efficiency within your home, but making investments in your home's remodeling can really help avoid having larger issues in the future which can prove to be very costly.

Wrapping It All Up

By investing in regular remodeling, you'll be able to achieve proper maintenance for your home which is going to allow your home to avoid having any sort of major issues that could prove to be very costly. This is especially true when it comes to roofing as it can wear down and even break down completely. Thus, having to remodel and investing in better materials can save yourself a lot of problems down the line when it comes to maintaining your home/property.

Don Roberts

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