Entries by Sheen Fischer

Cabinet Doors: The Key to Kitchen Remodeling

Take a quick look at your kitchen cabinets. What do you notice? If you’re seeing what most people see, it’s mostly doors. Think about what kitchen cabinets in the San Diego remodeling scene and the rest of the world are — basically a box, mostly unfinished on all sides except the face, with a door […]

How to Choose Your Backsplash in a Kitchen Remodel

There’s something about a San Diego kitchen remodel that always comes down to one important element… the backsplash! Coincidentally enough, the backsplash is usually the last element to be installed during a kitchen remodeling project. It is also the thing that most kitchen remodeling clients agonize over more than any other decision on their kitchen […]

What’s Your Remodel Contractor’s Business Model?

When you begin to seriously consider a remodel on your home, you might be tempted to pick up the phone and start calling contractors. As I’ve already written about, this is a bad idea. Instead, you’ll first want to think about what TYPE of remodeler will best suit your needs. Ah, didn’t know we come […]

The Top 10 Questions to Ask Any Remodeling Contractor

The first major milestone in your remodeling project is to choose your remodeling contractor. This person will have a huge impact on your project. He or she will determine the final cost of the remodel, provide insight and ideas, guide you through the project and put their unique stamp on the overall result. In other […]

Should you “Like” your Remodel Contractor?

I’m not just asking this question because I happen to have a shining personality (at least my grandmother tells me this is true). I’m asking because figuring out how to choose a remodeling contractor can be extremely difficult, even with all the research I’ve recommended in previous chapters and articles. You’re considering investing a large […]