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26 092010

Kitchens Don’t Need to Be a Quandary

When embarking on a kitchen remodel first prepare a realistic budget and then search for someone who will work with you to achieve your goals.Remember, there are many shifting variables affecting kitchen remodeling estimates. But working within a client’s budget is essential.This is where you stating realistic goals and realistic budget requirements becomes critical. Our

21 082010

Dancing to the Blues – Bluegrass That Is

We are feeling the end of summer blues and looking to beat it with Bluegrass fever. Look for our team at the BBQ & Bluegrass Festival at Boone Hall Plantation on Sunday September 5.While we won't be able to personally celebrate with each of you, we will treat those of you that mention this blog

08 082010

Lead EPA Reugulations Embraced by Classic Remodeling and Construction, Inc.

New EPA regulations are now in place for dealing with homes containing lead-based paint.No More “Business as Usual”. A new, federal law went into effect in April that will mandate the way remodeling contractors do business.The EPA developed what is known as RRP, or Renovate, Repair and Paint Act. It applies to all homes built

17 072010

Beware of Builders Working as Remodelers

To the chagrin (though not to the surprise) of many remodelers, a number of home builders have entered our market recently due to the advent of decreased new housing starts.While remodelers have long understood the intricacies related to a remodeling project and the differences between building from scratch as opposed to managing existing structures, builders

10 072010

It’s Fun To Be An Icon

At Classic Remodeling we have something that makes children smile and parents enjoy their newly fixed up spaces.We have , me...Bob the Builder! It has been fun on the many occasions when parents have told their kids," Bob the builder is here".I couldn't resist sending you the new version of my soon-to-be updated photo. (Tongue

27 052010

Total Quality Starts With Client Satisfaction

These 55 Quality Leaders have the highest level of customer satisfaction among remodelers as measured by GuildQuality Inc. www.guildquality.com.We are proud that Classic Remodeling is on this prestigious list!Qualified Remodeler magazine partnered with this leading firm offering third party customer satisfaction measurement.The result is a list of remodeling firms that excel at satisfying their clients.It

28 042010

Classic Remodeling & Construction, Inc. on Facebook

Please take a moment to search for Classic Remodeling & Construction, Inc. on Facebook, and "like" our page. Or, follow this link. Classic will be using our Facebook page to keep our clients and friends updated on our latest news, trends and projects. We plan to interconnect our website, Blog and Facebook page, so that

21 042010

Operation Home Cultivation Event Hosted by Classic Remodeling

Classic Remodeling has aligned itself with the non-profit group, Operation Home, founded in 1997, whose mission is to help people remain in their homes by increasing safety and accessibility. Classic has made the long term commitment to provide skilled labor to complete critical home repairs such as roof replacements, wheelchair ramps, floor reparations, and other

13 042010

Charleston Home Remodeler Receives U.S. EPA Lead-Safe Certification

Recently, Classic Remodeling & Construction, Inc. became a U.S. EPA Lead-Safe certified firm under the EPA Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Rule. Classic remains invested in continued education for its employees to stay informed and familiar with the latest industry trends and technologies and to comply with industry requirements and guidelines.Remodeling and renovation activities like

29 032010

Better Homes and Gardens: Kitchen and Bath Ideas

We invite you to pick up the April 2010 issue of Better Homes and Gardens: Kitchen and Bath Ideas for a glimpse at the master bathroom of Abby and Fred Himmelein.The home was built as a Civil War hospital, split into two single-family homes in 1871, and moved to a new lot around the corner