In 2007, DreamMaker Ogden won Franchise of the Year for their concerted effort to help veterans and seniors with special needs remodel their kitchens and baths. Nate Coombs (middle) was in a sales role at the time, where he worked under his father and learned firsthand how a tanking economy can disrupt the remodeling industry.
Four DreamMaker remodelers share what they learned from surviving the recession
One kitchen remodel goes from good to better despite project problems.
Sonny Lykos offers tips on finding and hiring new employees for a remodeling business.
Laminate countertop sales and how they compare to other materials.
Students in home building courses learn to deal with product manufacturers.
This article outlines the skills necessary in a good lead carpenter.
Sawhorse Inc. founders discuss stepping away from their businesses and letting new employees take over.
Maintaining schedules depends on maintaining close relations with subcontractors.
In planning his schedules, Dave Carson knows delays will accumulate around three key activities.
Edge treatments are a quick, inexpensive way to introduce creativity into a countertop project.
This sidebar for 'Too Close For Comfort' analyzes in detail the financial elements of one remodeler's sunroom addition.