My Client’s Bill of Rights

My Client’s Bill of Rights

Years ago, I had a cool interaction with Ron Spomer, who’s a repeat client, outdoor enthusiast and prolific writer. I had a 5 page document with lots of notes that outlined how we work at Levco. I asked Ron if he could condense it, as well as several other ideas...
Why Have a Professional Affiliation?

Why Have a Professional Affiliation?

As a remodeler in a state without licensure for contractors, I could not imagine not having a professional remodeling association membership. Although as a state, we are rich in natural resources, and agriculture, our population is relatively small and we have a...
The Remodeling Watchman

The Remodeling Watchman

I fancy myself as a character much like Budman of circa 1970 Anheuser Busch “The Dauntless Defender of Quality” In thinking about what that meant, I realized that rather than being an overseer of the industry as if I am the best, I decided that I was more...
How Much Transparency is Too Much?

How Much Transparency is Too Much?

In the world of residential remodeling, each contractor has a different method of explaining the price for a project. If the project is dynamic or complicated in any way, you may want several contractors to give bids on the project. I guarantee that there is going to...