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Are We a Fit for Each Other? CCI Management Memo

At Custom, we don’t see ourselves as salespeople. We’re not here to sell you our home remodeling services. Rather, starting with our initial interaction, we’re focused on determining whether we’re a fit for you and your project — and whether you and your project are a fit for us. It’s a totally different mindset than […]

Mini-Split Systems: Good Things in Small Packages

Mini-Split Systems: Good Things in Small Packages

Do you have a room in your house that’s too cold in the winter and too hot in the summer? A ductless, or mini-split, system might be the perfect solution.   Mini-splits offer heating and air conditioning in one compact package. The system typically consists of a wall-mounted indoor unit, a compressor that sits outside […]

Built In Beverage and Wine Refrigerators

Five Hot Kitchen Appliances

Thinking about a kitchen remodeling project? It’s never too early to choose the appliances.   The thing is, choosing kitchen appliances has never been more challenging because there have never been more options to consider. Today’s appliances come in a wider range of sizes, styles and colors, with all sorts of variations in terms of […]

Remodeling 550 2018

Custom Tops the List of Remodeling 550 for 2018!

Remodeling Magazine has released their list of the nation’s biggest remodelers for 2018 and Custom Contracting made the top 100…again! High quality, hard work, and top notch customer service has earned Custom Contracting #80 on this nationwide list.    Congratulations to all of our team here at Custom Contracting for making this happen.   Custom […]

Is It Time For A Bathroom Facelift?

Is your bathroom tired, cramped, just not cutting it? Do you want more space, a better layout, or a whole new look? Bathrooms have come a long way. We specialize in remodeling baths, which adds value to your home. A great time of year to remodel your bathroom is summertime.   Considering remodeling your bathroom? […]

Turn Your Unfinished Basement Into Your Dream Room

Turn Your Unfinished Basement Into Your Dream Room

For some, an unfinished basement can be a burden and an eyesore. But, it really is a space in the home that you can invigorate with fresh ideas to create the dream room you’ve always wanted. The possibilities are truly endless. However, that can be overwhelming! Where do you start? To help you discover all […]

The Wall/Weng Home

Bathroom Projects That Will Increase Your Home’s Value

Bathrooms are an important part of the home, and even more so if you’re trying to sell it. If you’re considering a bathroom remodel or just a few updates, you’ll want to know what projects you should be investing most of your money and time into to see the best ROI. From updating old fixtures […]

How To Create A Practical Kitchen

Everyone wants the picture-perfect kitchen, but the fact is, it might not be a practical addition to your home. Useful kitchens look different to everyone. A small, intricate light fixture may not be enough for a home chef. Open shelving may not be the most practical for a family with young children. Fear not. We’re […]

May Home Maintenance Checklist

May Home Maintenance Checklist

The April showers have hopefully brought the May flowers to your yard, along with the fantastic spring weather. One of the best parts of spring is opening the windows and letting the home fill with fresh air. But, you may also discover some areas that can use a touch-up. While many May home improvement projects […]

Kitchen & Bath Space Savers

8 Kitchen & Bath Space Savers Worth Trying

No matter how big or small of a house, all homeowners want to know how to save on space, especially in their kitchen and bathrooms. Regardless of how much room you have, it’s likely you’re always collecting and, therefore, utilizing your square footage to its full capacity. Smart space savers declutter your home, make it […]