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Home Remodeling: DIY or Hire a Remodeling Contractor?


Home remodeling is tricky. When you’re looking to give your home an update, the first question you may ask yourself is “should I hire a remodeling contractor?”

With the rise in DIY magazines, articles, websites, and even TV shows (and a TV channel!), it may seem like an easy feat to do that one project yourself that you’ve been putting off. As easy as it may seem, however, a simple do-it-yourself update just may turn into a do-it-yourself nightmare.

The Value of Home Remodeling Contractors

While it may seem more cost-effective to do your home remodeling updates yourself, in the long run, it may not be. At Cornerstone, we’ve seen this happen too many times with our previous clients. They head to the local home improvement store with the best intentions, only to be left frustrated and having to call in the experts to either finish the job or start over. This results in an overwhelming amount of time and energy wasted, only to have to start over.

As we see with any professional service, it pays off to call in the experts. Rather than spending hours, days, weeks, or months working on your remodeling project, call in cornerstone. You will wind up saving yourself, and your family from the frustration that stems from a DIY project.

Professional Home Remodeling in Fort Myers and Naples

Cornerstone Builders of Southwest Florida is your one-stop shop home remodeling professional. We’ve completed projects, big and small, for over 16,000 Southwest Florida clients, and we’re ecstatic to see the excitement on our clients’ faces when a project is complete and done right!

Whether you’ve got your home remodeling updates planned down to the smallest detail, or you are looking for more direction, we are happy to be with you every step of the way. Each of our team members is an expert in his or her respective fields, and with us, you can always be sure that we’re providing top-quality work that will leave with a breathtaking home. Whether you’re looking to remodel your entire home or are just looking for new kitchen cabinetry, Cornerstone Builders is here to help.

We require no deposit to start your project and you will receive a free in-home consultation. One of our expert “designers” will visit your home to listen to your needs and offer suggestions to help you ensure that the final product is exactly what you had in mind – nothing less.

If you’re ready to begin your home remodeling project and avoid a DIY disaster, contact us today!