Home Remodeling Articles | Choosing a Contractor


    June 06, 2024

    Expert Advice: Should You Hire a Residential Architect for Your Home Renovation Project?

    Tearing down walls, adding square footage, building a new home, or completely reimagining your existing living space can be incredibly exciting. But amidst the thrill of endless possibilities, a crucial question often ...


    May 16, 2024

    Beyond Good Enough: The Revolution in Residential Construction Excellence

    In the realm of residential construction, the divide between what makes a general contractor good and great is vast and often debated. What sets apart a good company from a truly exceptional one? At Better Builders, we ...

    December 21, 2023

    Why Effective Project Management is Crucial for Home Renovation Projects

    Embarking on a home renovation project is an exhilarating journey but one that can quickly become overwhelming. Home renovations are almost always challenging at the baseline; without effective project management, the ...

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    December 07, 2023

    19 Questions to Ask When Looking for the Right General Contractor

    Are you planning a home improvement project and struggling to find the perfect general contractor? We understand the challenges of searching for a reliable and trustworthy partner for your construction needs. The ...


    October 19, 2023

    Seattle Home Remodeling Costs: How to Master Your Budget and Transform Your Space

    When it comes to remodeling your home in Seattle, asking about the cost is akin to inquiring about the price of a red car at a dealership. Are you interested in a Chevy, or are you interested in a Cadillac? Just as the ...


    July 17, 2023

    How to Increase Home Value: Answer These 5 Crucial Questions

    Remodeling for resale value is a tricky evaluation. The amount of the increase will depend on the area of the home, the quality of the remodel, and the upgrades added. For example, projects like kitchen renovations will ...

    November 17, 2022

    16 Creative Ways to Make Your Home’s Multipurpose Spaces More Functional

    The term “functional” is defined differently by everyone. What may be functional for you and your family could present serious challenges for someone else. When looking at multipurpose spaces in your home, it’s ...

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    July 07, 2022

    A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding the Best Home Building Team

    Selecting a general contractor to work with is a big decision. You are choosing a company that you will trust with your home, your family, and your money. With so much on the line, you want to make sure you are ...


    June 23, 2022

    Top Reasons to Involve Your General Contractor in the Home Design Process

    Taking on a home remodeling or new build project can be a daunting task. The first hurdle to cross is figuring out where to start. Oftentimes, homeowners decide to dive straight into the home design process because it’s ...


    July 30, 2021

    Better Builder's Design and Estimating Process

    When you’ve officially decided you’re ready to pursue a home remodeling project, design and estimating is often the first step. The design process involves so many little details and important decisions we encourage ...


    February 28, 2020

    Green Home Building Ideas

    This week’s blog, Green Home Building Ideas, is guest written by T-Square Properties. Building a green home is no longer an “alternative;" it is now mainstream. Pollution is at an all-time high, resources are dwindling, ...


    January 31, 2020

    Othello House: Five-Star Built Green

    Better Builders has been a proud member of the Built Green ™ program for years. Homes constructed with Green Building in mind are more energy efficient, use fewer toxic materials, and minimize the environmental impact ...