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Market yourself as an approved 203(k) contractor

This article originally appeared in NARI’s Tuffin’ It Out series. Though the economy continues to improve, businesses are still moving cautiously—especially banks and lenders. Financing and credit lines are still hard to come by, and those that are available come with high rates and high scrutiny. Reduced credit options make financing major home remodels very … Continue reading

Designing a lighting and shade retrofit

The project was unique from the very start. Darren Kammer, president of DK Automation in Plano, Texas, received a cold call originating from the Lutron Website, where he’s listed as a certified contractor. “They said they had a lighting control system that they hate,” Kammer says. “They bought it cheaply, and they wanted to upgrade … Continue reading