Welcome to the KB Design and Remodeling Blog. The purpose of this blog is to provide valuable information for anyone considering a home remodeling project. Our intent is to offer friendly, informative remodeling suggestions including design ideas, cost-saving tips and much more. With this information perhaps you can turn your home into the castle of your dreams.
Frank D. Edwards, CKD, CBD, CR. I am the Owner, Contractor and Senior Designer at KB Design and Remodeling here in San Diego. I am an NKBA Certified Kitchen and Bath Designer and a NARI Certified Remodeler. I also hold a degree in Construction Technology and a Cabinet Making Certificate. With more than 34 years of experience in the home improvement industry with my carpentry, construction and design experience, I am able to offer extensive remodeling knowledge. I firmly believe in educating our clients to prepare them to make quality decisions for themselves and assist them with receiving the very best value for their remodeling dollar.
About This Blog
Whether you are in the dreaming stage of your remodeling project, the napkin-sketching stage, or the day-long trip to Home Depot to stare at paint swatches stage – this blog is meant to help you get the best result possible. Listed below are some of the topics we will be covering with our regularly blog posts.
1. Steps on how to plan a successful remodeling project
2. The importance of establishing a realistic remodeling budget
3. How to save money on your project with less expensive options
4. Design solutions and ideas
5. The importance of working with a licensed contractor
6. How to find the best contractor for your needs
7. How a design build firm can save you money with your remodel
8. How to work successfully with your contractor
9. How to avoid surprises during the project and ensure a successful outcome
10. How to asses realistically just how much of the project you can do yourself
11. Answers to reader questions and comments
How to Use the Blog
This blog is written for you, so help us make it the best it can be. Don’t be shy about commenting on a post if you have an opinion, or a question, or want to see me write on a specific topic I haven’t yet covered. Be sure to check back regularly as we continue to add valuable information and respond to all of your requests and responses. For your convenience, the older archived blog posts are listed by topic on the left side bar.
Now Go Read
Thanks for stopping by and taking an interest in this blog. I hope that my experience and the information here will help you build the castle of your dreams.
Also remember that we offer a FREE in home No Obligation two hour consultation where we can address your individual concerns with your unique project issues. Contact us today at [email protected] to schedule that appointment with us.
Wishing you and your family the very best success with your next remodeling project!
Your remodeling consultant, Frank D. Edwards