A beautiful and well thought out kitchen remodel makes cooking and entertaining fun and convenient. The kitchen is the heart of the home and upgrading it not only attracts buyers but raises the home value. While most of us want to hosts holiday parties for friends and family just how much does it cost to remodel your kitchen. According to recent studies homeowners spend an average of about $13,000 on… Continue Reading
Hiring a General Contractor
Some important things to consider when deciding to hire a General Contractor for any renovation project and to dispel some common misconceptions regarding hiring local contractors and what legal obligations they have. As most of us have experience, working with some general contractor are not ethical nor do they follow current guidelines and codes when performing residential construction. Here at Trust Company we follow all of the guidelines that CSLB,… Continue Reading
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How can you tell if the housing market is stable?
All of us want to avoid being in a bubble again where our homes are valued at more than they are worth. But how can we tell if the market is stable or if we are just heading for another disaster?
Busting Common Home Remodeling Myths
Most shows make it seem like home renovation is easy and can be completed in a short amount of tim. Truth is, what you see on TV is far from the real thing. Major remodeling projects can take longer than just a week to complete.