How much can contractors estimates vary by?

The simple answer is: “a lot”. Typically, more complex projects will result in a greater discrepancy in estimate prices. In other words – if you are getting 3 different estimates for a new granite counter top then the estimates should be within 15-25% of each other. However…

How to snap narrow strips of tile?

I’ve tried different techniques over the years, and the one I’m showing in this video offers a perfect solution. With a little practice this technique proved so useful that I’ve completed a number of ceramic tile jobs with just a tile cutter, polishing stone and an angle grinder

How many estimates should I get?

How many estimates should I get for my remodeling project? The general rule of thumb is to get three estimates for the work you wish to have done. This is not always necessary; there are many factors that come into play when planning your remodeling project. If you have been referred to a contractor from … Read more