What Few Remodelers Will Tell You About Hiring for Your Project

Honest Feedback From A Remodeling Company Who’s Been in Business for Over a Decade.

With so many Contractors and Design Professionals in the Dallas-Fort Worth area; finding the right one for your project can feel overwhelming. Seems like everyone with a hammer and weekend of Flip or Flop binge watching under their belt is a professional remodeler these days.

So, how do you choose the right company for a project you’ve been dreaming of for some time? Research. If you cringed a little after reading that last word, we totally get it. You have so many other things you’re trying to juggle, scrolling sites on your desktop or iPhone isn’t exactly what you had in mind. Luckily, you don’t have to.

This article breaks down each component of the hiring process, giving you the insight, you need without spending hours behind a screen. Read more

The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About Cutting Remodeling Costs

When the average homeowner starts planning a home remodeling project, it’s inevitable that cost saving measures will be introduced to try and keep the cost down. While there are ways that homeowners can save money when they remodel their homes, it is important to remember that certain types of materials and services should not be part of any cost-cutting measures. Here are a few: Read more

Retirees and Remodeling: Aging in Place

When you imagine retirement, you might picture a spot by the beach or the pool with a tropical drink in hand as you lounge back under an umbrella. The reality is that the vast majority of retirees are homebodies, and more so, thanks to aging in place; they’re staying in their homes rather than packing up and relocating. According to research done this year:

  • More than 80 percent of people age 55 and older in 17 major real estate markets who moved during the past seven years remained in the same county or state.

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The Good Contractors Organization & LoneStar

Home Professionals come a dime a dozen. If you’ve ever embarked upon a home remodel and have searched for a remodeling professional, you’ve seen firsthand that quantity is not the problem, quality is. According to the BBB, the most complained about industry is the remodeling industry. At LoneStar, we understand that the remodeling process can seem overwhelming enough for a

3 Bathroom Project Types and What They Cost

There are many reasons you may want to remodel your home. You may want to update the look, increase resale value, or even add functionality. However,  the scope of a project depends on more than that. It comes down to material selections, customization, cabinetry options, the size of the room and the home value (prior to remodel). It’s normal for homeowners