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Celine Sande…, Home Buyer in Walla Walla, WA
Celine Sanderson answered:
Roofing a Deck in Chicago
It really would depend on how much square footage it would be, plus, the material you want for your roofing. Sometimes roofers can give discounts for bulk when they do a lot of work, so ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Remodel & Renovate in 21230
Christine Ka…, Real Estate Pro in 92592
Christine Kankowski answered:
Is it normal for a realtor to charge 10% of the total costs of repairs they arrange for your home?
I would not recommend the agent to handle repairs for the property, unless it is done through escrow. If it si done through escrow, it is part of the process.
That being said, for ren ... more
0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Remodel & Renovate in 94040
Jackson Will…, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Jackson Willis answered:
Does anyone know a good plumber in Tempe?
It's generally pretty easy to find a good plumber. The best way to get the information you'll need is by talking to people you know. neighbors, coworkers, family, and friends are going ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:11pm Remodel & Renovate in Tempe
Bob Oatmeyer, Home Buyer in American Fork, UT
Bob Oatmeyer answered:
are building permits required to enclose a patio?
This is a great question and I would thing that a permit would not be required but I am not completely sure. My sister had her patio enclosed but she did not mention anything about a pe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 4:33pm Remodel & Renovate in Smyrna
Celine Sande…, Home Buyer in Walla Walla, WA
Celine Sanderson answered:
Replace windows without touching frame - need permit?
Honestly, if you're in the middle like that, I wouldn't revert back to the old window when you replaced your windows in the first place with new ones! However, consider the costs. The c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 1:02pm Remodel & Renovate in Sunnyvale
lynnnchase9, Other/Just Looking in Omaha, NE
lynnnchase9 answered:
Can someone recommend a good electrician?
I would suggest asking friends and family around you. They should have a couple of suggestions on who to hire as well as where to go. Not only that, but they can also answer any other q ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 12:50pm Remodel & Renovate in Saint Augustine
Bob Oatmeyer, Home Buyer in American Fork, UT
Bob Oatmeyer answered:
Anyone know a Good roofers?
My neighbors are looking to get some roof repairs done on their home as well. References are a great way to find a contractor. That is exactly how my neighbors are looking for their wor ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 12:41pm Remodel & Renovate in Glencoe
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in 10591
Christopher Pagli - ABR, GREEN answered:
I bought a house last December. I don't plan on moving right away but I want to put my money into the house
Hi, Kitchens and bathrooms always bring the biggest return. Be careful how much money you actually invest into the home as you may not see a return if the market doesn't justify a high ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 3:54am Remodel & Renovate in 04210
Skylerasue, Home Buyer in Fort Worth, TX
Skylerasue answered:
What lenders are providing FHA 203K loans in Florida?
You can find a complete list of FHA 203K lenders on the HUD website. You can search for lenders that have closed on at least one 203K loan in the past year. This indicates that they can ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Oviedo
Zeolilly, Home Buyer in Fort Worth, TX
Zeolilly answered:
FHA 203k loan Contractors in NJ
Starting your selection and bidding process should begin by searching for a General Contractor that has completed home renovation projects with 203k loans, and the references to back it ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in New Jersey
Zeolilly, Home Buyer in Fort Worth, TX
Zeolilly answered:
hi, i need a 203k approved contractor to completely renovate my home in nassau county, ny
A HUD 203k consultant will also be helpful in the bidding and project management process that involves your 203k contractor. HUD has a detailed list of standards that a 203k contractor ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Roslyn Heights
Michelle Car…, Real Estate Pro in Cupertino, CA
Michelle Carr-Crowe answered:
I live in Santa Clara, California. Can I convert my detached garage to attached? I will lose one of my two sideway access by doing so.
Have you checked with the City yet? Many guidelines are online, and they are usually helpful even when you just walk in. I've seen homes done both ways in Santa Clara-you just want to e ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 95050
Michelle Car…, Real Estate Pro in Cupertino, CA
Michelle Carr-Crowe answered:
what possible penalties converting detached garage into living space, keeping original look of the garage and its door in Santa Clara?
First go talk to the City to see what is allowed. While I see many converted, the City has the right to make you put it back if it wasn't done with a permit first.
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 95050
Michelle Car…, Real Estate Pro in Cupertino, CA
Michelle Carr-Crowe answered:
It's legal to ad a bath to my garage in Santa Clara?
While I know homeowners with baths in the garage in Santa Clara, go down and get a permit first.
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 95050
Michelle Car…, Real Estate Pro in Cupertino, CA
Michelle Carr-Crowe answered:
General contractor recommendations for Major Remodel
I can recommend several good contractors-just text me offline at 408-252-8900
Michelle Carr-Crowe
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 95014
djennifer009, Other/Just Looking in Salt Lake City, UT
djennifer009 answered:
How important do you think is carpet cleaning in a home remodel?
It depends on your carpet, but I'm sure it could use a professional cleaning. Most people's carpet and upholstery accumulate dust and grime imperceptibly, so you can't tell how bad it i ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 96782
Tim Badaczew…, Home Buyer in Germantown, MD
Tim Badaczewski asked:
Remodeling Second Story in Montgomery County, Maryland If I have a 1000 sq ft home that already has a second story, but I want to make it larger and change the pitched roof to a flat roof. Is this remodel in general cheaper than adding a second…
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate
Nora Moore, Home Buyer in American Fork, UT
Nora Moore answered:
Which Fencing Preferred?
It might be good to check with your HOA if you want to put in a fence. They tend to have regulations for stuff like that. If you're not a member of an HOA, it still might be good to tal ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Mission Viejo
Randybradfor…, Home Buyer in Dallas, TX
Randybradford6 answered:
Upgrading plumbing
Shalabh, it sounds like it could be important to shop around for the best price when looking to do some plumbing work like this. Being able to save some money while you work on things y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 19, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Fremont
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