Where do you turn for your home improvement project, whether you’re dreaming, planning, or full steam ahead? Here’s a round-up of resources with photos, ideas and the people to help make it all happen.
Start in your own backyard with Atlanta Home Improvement Magazine – a local Atlanta presence for nine years. You’ll find articles on everything from home makeovers to planting vegetables, interiors to outdoor living, a list of qualified local remodelers, tips for homeowners, expert advice from local businesses, and photos to help your project take form.
The Atlanta Chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) is a good friend to have – they’ve been around for over 50 years! This not-for-profit trade association has a directory of remodeling professionals with access to the latest information in the industry. Their members must adhere to NARI’s strict Code of Ethics. Look for the Homeowners section when you visit NARI’s website.
Kudzu.com joins forces with HGTV and the DIY channel to help you find the best local remodeling, contracting, home improvement, cleaning and moving professionals in the business. They offer honest reviews from homeowners just like you, to find someone you can trust. Plus, you’ll bring insiders’ knowledge to your project thanks to their videos, tips, cost comparisons, and more. Here’s a sample of what a vendor’s page looks like.