When to Use a Home Remodeler vs Handyman vs New Builder

🏑 Here is some helpful info to help you determine when to use a home remodeler vs a handyman vs a new builder…πŸ’‘


πŸ‘πŸ”¨ Unsure who to hire for your home project? Let us help you make the right choice with the following helpful tips… βœ…

πŸ”Ή Remodeler: Perfect for transforming your existing space into something spectacular! From kitchen renovations to bathroom makeovers, they have the skills and expertise to bring your vision to life. 🏑

πŸ”Ή Handyman: Need small repairs, installations, or maintenance tasks completed? Handymen are the superheroes of odd jobs, ready to fix anything from leaky faucets to squeaky doors. They’re your go-to for quick fixes around the house. πŸ¦Έβ€β™‚οΈ

πŸ”Ή New Builder: Building a brand-new home from scratch? These professionals are your dream team! From designing your dream layout to overseeing construction, they’ll guide you through the entire process and ensure your vision becomes a reality. πŸ› οΈ

Remember, each professional has their own unique skill set, so choose wisely based on your specific needs! And always make sure to research the company and looks for things like their social media pages, their Google reviews, how long they’ve been in business, reviewing their website, reading their company story and mission statement, checking out photos of previous work they’ve done, confirming that they’re licensed and insured, etc.



Budget Considerations: It’s so important to set a budget for the project up front. Different professionals may have varying cost structures, so it’s vital to align the budget with your chosen expert.

Check Credentials: Verify the credentials, licenses, and insurance of the professionals you hire. This adds a layer of security and ensures that the job is done right.

Get References: You should ask for references from previous clients to gauge the quality of work and professionalism of the service providers.

Clear Communication: Clear communication is extremely important and necessary. Effective communication with the chosen professional is crucial to make sure your expectations are met. And a company who believes communication is key, WILL be key!

Written Agreements: It’s very important to have written contracts or agreements in place, especially for significant projects. This helps prevent misunderstandings and ensures both parties are on the same page.

Permits and Regulations: Be aware of local building codes and regulations, as they can vary from place to place. Ensure that the chosen professional is familiar with and complies with these regulations.

Quality vs. Cost: While cost is important, the quality of work done to your home should never be compromised. It’s much better to invest in a higher-quality service that will last longer and look better in the long run, than to cut corners with quality or cost and end up paying for it in the end when it wasn’t done correctly the first time. Some things are worth its cost, and good home remodeling results are definitely one of them.

Timeframe: Discuss the expected timeframe for the project. People should have a clear idea of how long the work will take in order to plan accordingly.

Project Management: For larger projects, it’s worth considering whether the homeowner or the professional will manage the project. Clear project management can save time and stress.

Feedback and Reviews: Use trustworthy online platforms and directories such as BBB or Google Reviews to find professionals with good feedback and reviews from previous clients. And ensure they are members of the local home builders association.

Insurance: It’s wise for homeowners to check if the professional has liability insurance in case of accidents or damage during the project.

This info will help keep you informed and making the best decision for you, your budget, and your home, no matter what type of need you or your home may have.😍🏑

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Contact Semper Fi Custom Remodeling and let us guide you on an enjoyable remodeling journey where the end result is a home that reflects your style, enhances your comfort, and increases your property value. Together, we’ll create your ideal space.