GHBA Remodelers Council: Plan ahead when completing home improvement … – Chron.com
Chron.comGHBA Remodelers Council: Plan ahead when completing home improvement …Chron.comOne benefit to the homeowner is that it levels the playing field for the contractors and allows them to produce estimates based on identical elements of the project. The benefit to you is that you will obtain an apples-to-apples comparison of the …
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The “project” was recently finished. Unfortunately, the errors were glaringly obvious.
Sharp edges stuck up from the unevenly installed floor tile, endangering toes and feet of anyone stepping out of the bathtub. This presumed, of course, the person hadn’t slipped and fell as the tub shifted when they stepped into it.
Stress cracks were already appearing in the wall where bath tile met drywall. The shower door didn’t close due to the unlevel wall.
The project was supposed to be a complete bathroom remodeling. It turned into a complete nightmare.
Worse yet, the bathroom was the only one in the home. There was no place else to go.
The contractor had sold the job, and then reneged on his promises. When the Waukesha homeowner complained, he became angry and aggressive toward her.
Ken Connor stepped into the mess afterward. The homeowner was referred to him by a friend, months after the other contractor had taken the money and left.
“She was like ‘I can’t live like this anymore. This has to be fixed,’” Connor recalled from his initial meeting with the Waukesha homeowner.
Some of the mistakes were stunning. The tub area was incorrectly framed. The fiberglass tub moved because …
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More retail, office space opening on 32nd Street – Joplin Globe
More retail, office space opening on 32nd StreetJoplin GlobeThe business can make arrangements with contractors to perform complete bathroom and kitchen remodels. Hukill started out in the flooring business by working with his parents, Lillian and Denzil Hukill, at Hukill Furniture and Carpet in Seneca. Hukill …