Kuhlman Builders is here to help with all your needs! We have worked with many different clients on many different jobs over the years gaining more experience each time. We put the customer first to make sure we have 100% customer satisfaction. We can so small or large projects depending on what your needs are.
Thinking about building a new shed, home, building, etc? Contact us! We will be with you from the design stages to the construction and every step in between. We can help with smaller projects such as sheds or we can help with the large projects such as large commercial buildings. Need a new roof? We install industrial duro-last roofs!
Need an estimate for your upcoming project? Contact us! We can draw an out, help with the design, and give estimates. We are there to answer any and all questions along the way.
Contact us today for all your needs and let us make your dream project come true!
Have you ever started a project with getting multiple quotes from different contractors and then struggled to decipher within the quotes which one was better, or which one was better suited to your needs?
Tips and tricks when comparing quotes from construction contractors.
First thing you want to do, is really dive into the details. This big difference can be price discrepancy on different quotes. However, if there is less detail in the quote then you could get charged more later for something that wasn’t detailed in the quote. Look over all quotes to make sure all details are spelled out and if they aren’t ask the contractor to add those in. Once all quotes have the specific job details in, you should be able to compare the different quotes for the best price.
You can look at each quote as well to see if it meets all your expectations. You may be able to eliminate some contractor quotes from the running based on them not providing everything that you need. For example, does the quote cover everything you asked for? Does it fit my budget? Are labor and material costs included? Etc.
You may also want to look for a quote that is presented professionally with the company name and contact information included. If the quotes seem to be similar in price, I would recommend looking at prior work and seeking previous client reviews. Does the contractor have a website? If so take a look at their previous projects or customer testimonials! This may help you in your decision to choose the best contractor as well.
There are multiple reasons why people choose to remodel their bathrooms. Below are some reasons why you should remodel yours and how we can help!
First, by remodeling your bathroom you will increase the home’s resale value. People look for upgrades when purchasing a home so making updates to your restroom will help resale. Also, people are also starting to look for more efficiency and sustainability in their products and bathrooms. There are piping, fixtures, and toilets that you can get that are more environmentally friendly now than they used to be.
Secondly, you could remodel for safety or plumbing reasons. Maybe your toilet went out and needs fixed, so while you are fixing that you go ahead and update the whole bathroom. This way all your plumbing is updated at the same time and your bathroom is the safest for your needs at the time. For example, walk in showers for older couples or handlebars by toilets.
For all your bathroom remodel needs, give us a call! We can help make your remodel plans come true!
There are many benefits to building an outbuilding. Some of these benefits can be personal to help you clean up your space or some of these benefits can be monetary. Putting up an outbuilding can raise the resell value of your home if you ever decide to sell!
Choosing the Right Contractor
What do you look for when choosing the right contractor? First, you need to understand what kind of contractor you need to complete the work you are looking for. Luckily for you, Kuhlman Builders offers a variety of services!
When looking for the right contractor you want to look at experience. How long has the contractor been doing the job? Do they have good references? Do they have examples of quality work that you can
physically go see or see online?
There are some contractors who focus solely on one type of work. There are also other contractors who have several subject matter experts in different areas and can help with multiple jobs that you might have.
Whether it is estimating, design-build, cad drawings, building, roofing, or other let us know! Contact us today to find out more!
Why you should finish your basement
There are many advantages to finishing your basement in your house. Not only does it add value to the overall value of your home, but it also can add a large amount of useable space for your home. For example, you can put an additional bedroom or bathroom in your basement when you are finishing it. By doing this, not only are you adding useable space to your house, but you could also be attracting a variety of buyers. It can be a big-ticket item for buyers to look at houses with multiple bathrooms, so adding an additional one in the basement could really help raise the value on your home.
People are always wanting to know about the ROI, or the return on investment. By finishing your basement, you could increase the value of your home. There are many options. You could use the finished basement as a rental property if you don’t need the space for yourself. Or, if you don’t want to rent the property out finishing a basement typically increases the investment on your home either way. Recently, owners who have finished their basement have seen a return of 70-75% on their investment.
As you can see, finishing your basement can add value to your home in more than one way! Call us today to get started!
There are many positives to building your own home. For most people, buying or building a home will be the biggest decision they ever make and probably one of the most important. You want to be sure that the money you are spending on home is a good investment and is something that fits your needs.
There are many factors that go into building and buying your home, property taxes, location, price, HOA fees, market trends, etc. When building a house, rather than buying most of these can be by what you prefer. That is one main advantage to building versus buying; customization. When you are building your own home you have the ability to design the house for your specific needs. Want a three-car garage? Want a master bed that has a large on suite? All these different features can be customizable when building your own home.
Also, there could be many benefits to the environment by building your own home. Now a days there are many options that you can choose to are not only good for the environment but will help your pocket book out in the long run by working more efficient. For example, green appliances, more efficient toilets, and electrical fixtures to start. As well, when building a home rather than buying you can make sure that everything the house is made of is up to code and ok for your health. For example, no asbestos, lead paint, mold, etc.
Overall, there are many pros to building your own home versus buying. You can always make sure you talk to your contractor up front as well about any cost savings you can get along the way.
Are you contemplating what kind of roof to install on your building? Read all the advantages below to putting in a metal roof and how it will help your commercial or residential look. (more…)
Ever feel like you live in the perfect location with the perfect neighbors, but wish your house was bigger? Adding on to your home can not only be beneficial but can be fun and help to improve the overall value of your house!
One major benefit to adding square footage to your house is the resale value. Someday, you may decide to sell your house and one main factor when buyers are looking for a home is square footage. When deciding how to add on to your house, you can look at recent market trends to find out what is popular. Maybe the current trend will be beneficial to you now and could also be beneficial for a potential buyer down the road (Benefits, 14).
What’s one of the most important spaces to a potential homebuyer? The kitchen. 43% of people remodel a kitchen because “they could no longer stand the old kitchen.” The main reason people must wait to remodel their kitchen is due to financial reasons. 40% of people wish they could remodel their kitchens once they buy their home but must wait until they are financially ready (2017 Houzz study). Due to the high financial cost of a remodel, how do homeowners know if the remodel will really add value to their house? (more…)