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Planning Your Remodel

You should visualize your finished remodeling project by thinking it through from start to finish. Careful planning of your home improvement projects will enable you to update your home, increase the value of your investment and customize your living space — all for a lot less than the cost of a new home.


Selecting the Right Contractor

Selecting the right remodeling contractor for your home improvement project doesn't have to be a difficult task. By following these guidelines you will better prepared to make an informed decision that best suits your needs.


Remodeling Tips

No one likes to cut a budget, especially when it's his or her own. But when it comes to planning a remodeling project, homeowners must establish a realistic budget . . . and actively manage it.


Use an ORA Professional

When you hire a residential home improvement contractor, you’re “handing over the keys” to a sacred space—your home. You trust your contractor to enhance your surroundings and enjoyment of your largest asset. You can rely on their solid knowledge of building techniques, design trends, and best practices.