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How Long Does It Take to Complete a Remodeling Quote?

This question was posted on Angie’s List recently and I thought it was worth taking the time to share my thoughts on this topic. A remodeling quote depends on several factors. Does the company have sales and estimating staff? Is

Posted in Budgeting

Patio Cable Television

Yesterday we mounted a TV on a clients patio. We installed the piping above and below and even painted it to blend in with the brick. The cost for this project was just under $600 for mounting the TV and

Posted in Outdoor Living

White Country Kitchen Remodel

When I pull out my portfolio to review with prospective clients, the photos of this white country kitchen remodel project draws a lot of interest. It is clean, well-lit, and is just beautiful. There are so many details to this

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Posted in Kitchen Remodel

Custom Fireplace Mantel and Seating

custom fireplace mantel project with two benches

One of my favorite projects in the past 10 years is this fireplace mantel project with two benches. The homeowner had a designer sketch this and it was my job to interpret the artwork into a plan to build, and

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Posted in Custom Fireplace

Cabinets – The Right Way

You may save money with MDF and particle board cabinets, but real plywood and solid parts in the only way to go if you care about not having to repair your cabinets the first time your sink, garbage disposal or

Posted in Uncategorized

Shower Remodel – The Right Way

Leaking shower pans and cheap materials generally cause the need for getting into a remodel project sooner than you were ready for it. A couple options for a shower pan are: Plastic Pros: Low cost, fast to install Cons: Fixed

Posted in Uncategorized
Angie’s List Contractor

Craftsman Connection, LLC has received the Angie's List Super Service Award in multiple categories in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013.