Getting Ready for a Home Remodel? Here’s What to Know!

Many popular television programs show drab homes turned into sleek living spaces with a painless remodel all wrapped up in a half hour. In real-life, you may find your remodel a little more complicated. To prepare yourself, there are several things to keep in mind.


Know how much money you are putting toward your remodel before you begin. Keep in mind; many remodel projects uncover surprises that require repairs. Work extra savings into your budget to prepare for these surprises, so your whole remodel is not derailed.


It is exciting to think about your beautiful home in its finished state. Do the shopping for fixtures before you begin the remodel because finding what you want may take longer than planned. Consider order and delivery time, so your remodel is not delayed.

Sprucing up your home may displace you. Knowing an accurate timeline of your remodel is important. Remember, renovations often take longer than expected so be as prepared as possible.

Scheduling can also impact your timeline. Contractors work with many moving parts to keep a remodel on track. Waiting until you are home will slow everything down. Installing a key lock box allows work to go on while you are not home to stay on schedule.


Choose the best contractor for a successful remodel. Prices and timeline predictions may vary from one contractor to another. Ben Stout Construction is the best choice with the best expertise in remodels. Work with the best; call Ben Stout Construction to discuss your remodeling dream.

No matter what your renovation consists of, Ben Stout Construction will make sure the project runs smoothly. Contact us at 910-779-0019 or visit to learn more.

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