Monday, February 11, 2019

In many homes, the kitchen is the center of activity. A kitchen isn’t just where you prepare and serve tasty meals and host dinner parties. It’s likely that your kitchen is also where you pay bills, do homework with the kids, and spend hours talking with friends and family members. Your kitchen may also pull double-duty as a home office.  

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Do you want to do something different in your residence? If so, a home remodeling project may be just the thing you need to inject some new life into your living space. While that may sound like a great idea, you might be wondering where you should start. 

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Are you tired of living with a bathroom that has cracked tiles and a sink for one when at least two people use the restroom every morning? If you’re over being jabbed with your partner’s elbow every morning when you’re trying to brush your teeth and sick of your bathroom’s outdated look, we know exactly what you need. And it’s a bathroom remodel

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Monday, December 24, 2018

Recently, we've written on exploring the cost of a bathroom remodel and the cost to remodel a kitchen. But what if your plans are grander, or your needs greater, than a single-room remodel? How do you go about budgeting for the remodeling of your entire home? You start by thinking carefully, but not overthinking. The difference isn’t one of kind, but of scale; the fundamentals remain the same, and paying attention to them will help you keep home remodeling costs in line. 

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Monday, December 10, 2018

The baby boom is becoming a silver tsunami. AARP reminds us that a third of the population is over 50, and that by 2030 — just over a decade from now — fully a fifth will be 65 or older. Those demographics aren’t the only thing changing. Boomers have always done things their own way, and as they age, more of them are looking to age in place. ArDan Construction looks at the opportunities and concerns that trend presents for Arizona homeowners.  

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Monday, November 26, 2018

With the large range of costs for a bathroom remodel, it’s hard to pin down a dollar figure in a blog post (just one reason ArDan Remodeling suggests contacting us for a free bathroom remodeling estimate). It’s equally clear that whether you fall comfortably into the median or at either extreme, a bathroom remodel costs too much to simply hope for the best outcome. Expect a master bathroom remodel to cost between $45,000 - $60,000, and a guest bath remodel between $25,000 and $35,000. You’ll want to plan carefully so you can budget properly, and with the tips below you’ll be prepared to do just that. 

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Monday, November 12, 2018

You’re thinking of remodeling your kitchen? Congratulations. You probably already have visions of granite countertops and six-burner stoves dancing in your head, and can’t wait to cook your first meal for friends and family in a spiffy new kitchen. But wait you must, since a kitchen remodel isn’t something that takes shape overnight. How long is that wait? The whole process takes longer than you may realize, but a bit of advance planning and a call to ArDan Remodeling can ensure it all runs smoothly. 

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Monday, October 22, 2018

A bathroom remodel seems like it would be a small project. It’s a small room, so unlike a kitchen remodel or a whole-home remodel, it should run smoother, right? In theory, yes, but in practice, there could be some bumps — or even potholes — in the road if you don’t choose the right bathroom remodeling contractor. ArDan Construction won’t just tell you we’re the right contractor for a bathroom remodel in the Phoenix area. We’ll show you, and let you know what you need to do to confirm it. 

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Monday, October 08, 2018

Many homeowners start out their home remodel in high spirits. Your home can be the ultimate blank slate, each area of your living space a blank canvas. Of course, that boundless potential also contains the seeds of stress; when your options are unlimited, how do you begin to cut things down to size? Few things can bring your momentum to a grinding halt faster than having to choose a color palette for your project, but choose you must. ArDan Remodeling has some simple tips from our experience as a painting contractor that can make that choice (slightly) easier. 

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Expect a major kitchen remodel to cost anywhere from $62,000 to $123,000. When you’re dealing with that kind of dollar figure, the less left to chance the better. Proper planning for a kitchen remodel starts with your budget; everything else you do will naturally stem from this. ArDan Remodeling doesn’t just have tips for budgeting (more on those below), but also the experience that’s helped Phoenix homeowners and property managers keep costs reasonable without cutting corners. Here are some things worth considering as you plan your budget and your project. 

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