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Frequently Asked Questions
Here are answers to some of the most common questions we get. If you don’t see what you are looking for here, don’t hesitate to contact us by phone or email. We are happy to help!

Scope
Do you only work on big jobs?

Can I buy cabinets from you?

I want to do all kinds of projects in my home - where do I start?

Can you create a design for all the things I want to do, and then build them in phases?

Process
Do you give estimates?

I just bought a house. Can you finish all my remodeling needs before we move in?

Do I need to use a licensed builder?

What are the next steps?

Do you have references?

Why are there so many meetings?

My husband/wife/partner says this is my project and he doesn't want to get involved. Why doe they have to be at the meetings?

Design
How much does design cost?

I’ve seen a lot of modern looking projects in your gallery, is this all you do?

Can you develop a design and I send it out to bid with other contractors?

Build
I heard that Davis has a really picky permit department, is that going to be a hassle?

What sorts of restrictions/codes/rules do I have to research for my property?

When can we get started? How long does it take?

Will the remodel be loud/messy/disruptive?

Green Building
What is green building?

What does it mean that you are a certified green builder?

Does building green cost more?

I’m not so “green” but I do need a quality contractor, can you still design and build my project?

Western Cool
This empty-nest couple moving from spacious and remote ranch to “city living.” They wanted a home with enough land to recreate the privacy of their own home, but near to city amenities as they grew older. This home had a wonderful lot, with the house set at the back for privacy, in a quiet neighborhood. The home itself was a jumble of poor design and aged finishes.
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