Most homeowners and even some builders believe that there is a “going rate” that applies to building houses, remodeling bathrooms, installing flooring, etc… Homeowners, governments and business are encouraged or in some cases required to get three bids – assuming that the workmanship and quality will be the same. Is this the case; are the building and […]
A week to remember & remembrances
This past week we closed the doors for a week & took off for a mini vacation. My wife & I headed up to Missouri to watch one of our kids graduate from Basic Training at Fort Leonard Wood and I was hoping to catch at least part of the Tour of Missouri which had […]
The Rationale for Getting 3 Bids?
The BBB along with quite a few other organizations advise you to get three bids for any project you want done. Why? Well you do want the best price right, and isn’t that all that matters? If you do believe that price is all that matters, ask yourself; Is it truly the best price if the job isn’t done right the first time? […]
Welcome to the Resource Center for Homeowner’s provided by SLS Construction
Welcome to SLS Construction’s blog site. My name is Sean Lintow Sr., and I started this company back in 2006 when I moved out here from Arizona. I am a 3rd generation builder that has worked on everything from small bass boats, houseboats, RV’s, mobile homes, historical renovations, residential building and remodeling, to commercial buildings up to 10 stories […]
Insurance Claim FAQ’s
FAQ’s on Tree Damage, Full Replacement Value Policies, I found the contractor I want – but the insurance company wants me to get 3 estimates? […]
What to do about damage to your house during a storm
While listening to the rain you happen to look outside and notice the shingles are flying off your roof, or you walk into a room and notice water dripping down, or worse case a tree falls on your house – what […]
Review your Policy now; before you need to file a claim
Before the need arises to file a claim you should review your current insurance policy to make sure it covers your needs. Below is a quick list of insurance coverage’s shown on the Declaration Page and what it means in plain English. We recommend that you review your policy each year with your agent and […]
Financing – Traditional Means
It is time, you just can’t stand looking at it anymore, or the house needs to be remodeled for an aging parent that is moving in, or you know that there is no way that it can make it though another winter or summer. […]
Who & what is NARI and this Code of Ethics you mention?
The goal of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) is to help homeowners find the right professional partner to do their remodeling. Whether it is updating a kitchen to make it more efficient, turning an ordinary bathroom into a haven of rest and relaxation, or adding a room to meet the needs of a growing family, NARI wants each homeowner to get the maximum value or enjoyment for the dollars they invest in their remodeling.
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