COVID-19 has taken the world by storm. The outbreak has impacted practically every aspect of our lives. Take, for instance, the remodeling projects. Those who were planning to start with their home remodels are perplexed about whether they should step back or move ahead.
And those who were in the middle of their projects are in a worse dilemma. They can’t do either except for the worse to be over.
But I have a pleasant surprise for everyone who has given up on their home remodel!
Despite the bad economy and the other existing problems, many remodeling companies have managed to stay afloat amidst the ongoing crisis. And they are ready to serve you with full adherence to the needed precautions.
However, before making up your mind to continue with your projects, we suggest that you consider its upsides and downsides carefully. This will ensure that your money on the project doesn’t go to waste.
Benefits of Starting the Project from Scratch
You are lucky if you’re yet to start. Take your time to consult designers via ZOOM / FaceTime and phone calls or take a virtual tour around the showroom.
Several remodeling companies have come up with attractive deals that you can make use of to lower the overall cost of your home remodel. Remodeling involves diverse expenses that can go higher depending on your desired upgrades.
But with companies offering substantial discounts, this can prove to be a great incentive for homeowners looking to touch up their homes.
The Situation May Improve
If you’re looking for a full remodel, it will take a few months to complete. By the time you’re finished, the situation will have improved. Meanwhile, you can enjoy the discounts coming your way. Moreover, you can use your free time to supervise the project while it lasts.
There is no harm in weighing the cons of your decision as you go along.
Shortage of Supplies
It is possible that you may fall short of a certain fitting or a fixture that may take time to arrive. It may delay your project.
A Shortage Can Mean Higher Costs
It’s the classic case of shortage leading to higher costs! It is possible that the costs of the fittings and the fixtures shoot up with the shortage of items.
Your project in that case goes on to be more expensive than you anticipated. Get your contractor to order the supplies without delay to avoid the later hassles.
How to Make the Ultimate Call for Your Remodel
You are the client. It implies that you are COMPLETELY authorized to ask the remodeling companies about their intended safety measures at the job site.
The working crew must follow all the required guidelines to avoid any kind of risk while they are working at your home. It includes the use of sanitization tools, the building of plastic barriers, and overall supervision of the crew.
Besides, you may also walk into their showroom to check out for yourself how they are maintaining their level of hygiene.
*This article is posted by and in partnership with NV Kitchen and Bath, a kitchen and bathroom remodeling store located in Falls Church and Sterling, VA