Hiring a Professional or DIY?
With the increase of Do-It-Yourself (DIY)
lifestyle shows and publications the popularity
of DIY has boomed with some extremely costly and
Before you start ripping out walls, here are
some issues you should think seriously about:
Do you have a clear idea of what your
finished project should look like?
Do you have the time to complete this
project? Being realistic, a professional
team will complete the project faster than a
Have you ever undertaken a project like this
Can you accurately calculate a complete
Do you own all the necessary tools?
Are you familiar with the applicable
building codes and permits?
Do you enjoy hard physical labour?
If you cannot complete the project according
to your schedule can your family deal with
the inconvenience of living in an unfinished
and potentially dangerous environment.
Will you need assistance with the project?
If so, who will assist you and do they have
the time and skills required?
Do you understand all the occupational
health and safety issues associated with
Are you familiar with the architectural and
structural makeup of your home?
Have you thought about all the hidden costs
with doing it on your own - time, tools,
wasted materials, mistakes etc.
Also, remember that the quality of the
craftsmanship could decrease the value of your
home. If you're starting to think that
professional help might be the way to go, please
give us a call or contact us via email.
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view some recent project photos. Amazing
before and after images.