For many, a fresh approach to home renovation is on the horizon. Now that 2013 is in full swing, economic projections in the United States are looking quite optimistic. While there are still reasons to be cautious, there are real reasons to look past the fear and get down to the business of maximizing retained home assets. This is a particularly good time for “Baby-Boomers” to take stock of living situations and make new plans. We have a saying around Chermak, “Change your home, not your address.” Studies show that more than ever, people are planning to stay in their … Continue reading
Winning awards is always exciting, but what is more important to us is the difference that newly completed projects make to the people that live in the homes where we’ve worked. There’s always a back-story to each and every one of our home remodeling projects and we love being a part of those stories. Some of these projects have resulted in awards for Chermak. Read all about our winning national, regional and state projects and the stories of 2012. 2012 Chrysalis Award for Insurance Restoration A wedding was planned in just a few months, and then disaster struck. … Continue reading
King and Snohomish County cities saw a sharp rise in home and business burglaries in recent months. Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace suffered the worst with more than 200 burglaries since October. In response to the rise in burglaries in our community, Chermak Construction is offering a Home-Safety Service Special to new and existing customers. Mention this article and we will provide a free in-home assessment to help you to not become part of these statistics. Chermak Construction’s Home Repair & Handyman Service can work with you to ensure that all your doors and windows are safe and secure. Exterior … Continue reading
Increasingly, people in the northwest are discovering ways to maximize the brief months of summer. We all crave ways to enjoy spots of sun year-round. Redesigning the space commonly referred to as “the yard” can bring much more joy than endlessly pushing a lawnmower around said property. The sky literally is the limit in crafting the perfect outdoor kitchen, entertaining venue or meditation space. Personalities determine how the “backyard” is re-claimed and tamed to be the perfect space! The computer renderings to the left and below were drawn by Chermak Construction’s designer Catherine Schmidt for an Outdoor Entertainment Area that … Continue reading
We have some exciting news! Last week all of our Project Managers became Certified Aging in Place Specialists (CAPS). Our company has made this investment of time and energy because we care about always giving our customers the best advice and service. Now we can talk to folks about ways to stay in their homes as life changes. We can offer information that is informed about ways to make homes more safe, practical and accessible. The baby boom generation has shown at every stage that they are going to do things differently. That is why our new Stay-in-Your-Home program is … Continue reading
We hope you will have fun checking in on us and seeing what’s new and what we are up to! Our new blog should provide opportunities to show some of the things that excite us. You can expect to see some pictures that would never end up on our website, but are quite entertaining. We will also post information on the latest trends in home remodeling and home repair.