The need for home repairs sometimes becomes evident during a home remodeling project.
There are times when a home remodeling project gets underway, and it becomes evident that there is a home repair that must also be addressed. At Neighbors Home Remodeling, we want you to know that our 20 years of experience put us in the position to resolve any situation that comes up. We want you to have complete peace of mind that your home is in its best condition by the time we finish with it.
Sometimes, home repairs become evident when doing whole home remodeling to convert an older home to an open-concept design. When we are tearing out walls, we could find water damage, plumbing issues, or electrical concerns that need to be addressed. When everything has been opened up, this is actually the perfect time to upgrade the various systems to bring them up to code. There is also an advantage to replacing old materials with the better materials that are on the market these days.
We have earned a reputation in the Marietta, Georgia area for honesty and integrity. You can be sure that we’ll properly communicate any necessary home repairs that come up, so you know what is going on with your project. We do our best to keep your project on schedule and on budget, but more involved home repairs can have an impact on your timeline.
If you have questions about the types of home repairs we can take care of during a home remodeling project, don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
FAQs About Home Repairs
If you’ve ever watched a home remodeling show, you’ve probably noticed that areas that need repair often become evident during the remodeling process. Although this may add to the stress of a remodel, this is a great time to address the repairs. After all, you have a reliable crew in the home, and the spaces that need repairs are already accessible. Over the years, we’ve faced this issue with clients many times, answering the questions below and more to ensure our customers get the assistance they need.
During a remodeling job, what common home repairs may need to be done?
Electrical problems, water problems, structural damage, and issues with mold and mildew are all common things that might come up during a remodeling project. If this happens in your home, our team will assess the issues and provide you with options before moving forward.
How can your team tell if my home needs structural repairs during remodeling?
We’ll check for cracked walls, sagging floors, or doors that don’t close properly, as these can all be signs of structural damage. Our team will use the latest tools and techniques when evaluating your home to ensure we provide the best possible care.
What happens if you find mold or mildew?
Mold and mildew should be taken care of right away to protect your health. We work with many professionals and can help you find a mold removal expert to remove it safely and stop it from returning.
How much should I set aside in my budget for unexpected repairs?
As a rule, you should set aside 10–20% of your remodeling budget for fixes or contingencies that you didn’t plan for. Our team can discuss this when planning your remodeling project and answer any questions you might have.
Will you keep working on my home remodel while repairs are being made?
It depends on how much work needs to be done. Some fixes might let us keep going with the remodel, while others might make it unsafe to continue. Either way, we will keep you updated every step of the way.