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01/24/2016

CT Bathroom Renovations & Remodel | Stamford, Westport, Fairfield, CT

Tile Installation and Repair Contractors - Stamford, CTThe bathroom is typically the most popular remodel that is performed in households throughout Connecticut. A bathroom remodeling project, which is performed by Schede Plumbing and Heating can consist of something simple such as replacing your fixtures or replacing your tile to renovating the entire space and creating a bathroom that you always have dreamed about. A renovated bathroom can make your household feel completely new and create a much more pleasant and less cluttered atmosphere for you and your family.

Performing a bathroom renovation is an important financial investment into your property. It can also be a significant emotional investment and a very time consuming endevour that you will be involved with. If you are considering hiring a professional Stamford bathroom remodeling contractor to renovate your bathroom, there are a few key issues to consider before beginning your home improvement project. In order to help you prepare for the process, we have complied a list of questions that you should consider asking your home remodeling contractor.

  • What is going to be our schedule? When your contractor is designating their work schedule, it should explain much more than just their estimated start and ending date. The schedule should a blue print of all of the tasks that will be involved in the remodeling process such as tile work or plumbing, and explain when each step of the process will be started in finished. This will give you a full understanding of each step of the remodeling procedure. The schedule should also explain the days and times that each of the workers will be on your site.
  • Is Your Company Licensed and Insured? This is one of the most important questions that you should be asking your potential remodeling contractor. If your contractor does not have the proper licensing and insurance, then they should not be working on your home. Even if the contractor has a good reputation and is offering a reasonable pricing estimate, the potential liabilities that you can incur from possible damages will not be worth the lower cost of the project. Also, your homeowner’s insurance policy may not cover all of the costs from damages and additional repairs. If you decide to choose Schede Plumbing and Heating to perform renovations on your home, you can rest assured that we are fully licensed and insured.
  • What form of communication do you prefer to be utilized? These days, there are various methods of communication that can be utilized to correspond and share details about the ongoing project. Whether you prefer communicating through text, phone conversations, social media, or email, it is a good idea to establish the preferred method of communication from project conception in order to ensure that all messages will be received in a prompt manner. Schede prides ourselves on our ability to form productive relationships with our customers and trade partners. Communication is the key to our relationships with customers, subcontractors, vendors and architects. Meetings are held throughout and following the project to ensure the success and satisfaction from each element of the team.
  • How much experience do you have with this type of project? A typical will have their own specific areas of expertise. You may know of a contractor who did a great job building your friend’s backyard tool shed, but how can you be certain that they have the same skill-set when it comes to remodeling your bathroom? You should request that your contractor provide references and a list of previous remodeling jobs that they have performed, which are similar in size and contain comparable attributes. Most established contractors will have a website that contains a gallery that will present their previous projects.

There are endless benefits related to hiring a professional home improvement contractor to remodel your bathroom. One of the most popular benefits is to add value to your home. You may also want to get more out of your current space. Some common renovations that Schede Plumbing of Stamford, CT perform involve adding more counter space, larger closets and cabinets. There are many of other opportunities available for adding improvements such as extra towel racks, new faucet fixtures or even adding a seat to your current shower. The professional bathroom designers and installers at Schede Plumbing and Heating are experts in every step of the bathroom remodeling process, which is why we’re recognized as one of the top bathroom remodelers in the state of Connecticut. You can contact us at 203-969-2299 for a free in-home consultation.

Schede Plumbing and Heating provides tile installations and repair, drainage repair, hot water heater installation and maintenance services, tankless water heaters, generators, air conditioning, general pluming repairs and installations, new construction, well pumps, and general heating installation and repair services. Our service area includes the following towns and surrounding areas in Connecticut and New York: Fairfield, Greenwich, Stamford, Westport, Westchester, White Plains, New Rochelle, Rye. Contact us today for a FREE Consultation!

01/16/2016

CT Frozen Pipe Repair – Water Damage Restoration | Stamford, Fairfield, New Canaan, CT

Hot Water Heater and Boiler System Repair and Maintenance Services | Stamford, CTConnecticut residents are in the midst of another winter season and as temperatures begin to drop into the single digits, it is important to take some preventative measures to ensure that your plumbing pipes do not freeze and burst. Frozen and bursting pipes can cause a significant amount of damages to the walls, floors, ceilings, carpets, and possessions within your home. The tiniest crack in your piping can cause enough leaking water to flood your residence or commercial facility, which could potentially require you to pay vast amounts of money for flood damage restoration services. It is crucial that you take the necessary steps to ensure that your pipes do not freeze.

The CT plumbing professionals at Schede Plumbing and Heating have compiled a list of proactive measures that you can take to protect your home this winter season. By following these basic steps, you can potentially save a fortune on home repair costs.

  • Keep garage doors closed if there are water supply lines in the garage.
  • Insulate and heat the drain lines in crawl spaces and cold basements
  • Insulate all water pipes from cold moving air and keep them dry.
  • Look for air leaks around electrical wiring, dryer vents, and pipes, and use caulk or insulation to keep the cold out.
  • Open kitchen and bathroom cabinets to allow warm air to circulate around water pipes.
  • If you will be going away during cold weather, leave the heat set to a temperature no lower than 55ºF.
  • Disconnect garden hoses by using the indoor valve to shut off and drain water from pipes leading to outside faucets./li>

If you suspect that your pipes have frozen, you may still have the opportunity to save them from cracking before they thaw out as temperatures begin to rise. You can perform the following measures to ensure that your frozen pipes do not burst and cause water damage to your home or commercial facility.

  • Turn off the main water supply and place your water taps into the on position.
  • You should distance any objects of value that could potentially be damaged from the frozen pipe.

If your pipes have become frozen and cracked due to the cold temperatures, Schede Plumbing and Heating of Stamford, CT can repair or replace your pipes and perform water damage restoration services. Contact Fairfield County’s leader in repairing frozen pipes today at 203-969-2299 and minimize the damages to your home or commercial facility.

Schede Plumbing and Heating provides tile installations and repair, drainage repair, hot water heater installation and maintenance services, tankless water heaters, generators, air conditioning, general pluming repairs and installations, new construction, well pumps, and general heating installation and repair services. Our service area includes the following towns and surrounding areas in Connecticut and New York: Fairfield, Greenwich, Stamford, Westport, Westchester, White Plains, New Rochelle, Rye. Contact us today for a FREE Consultation!

    

 

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I am pleased beyond my expectations. My bathroom looks better remodeled than I thought it would. Thank you ... also my family loves the fixtures!!

R. Riccio, Stamford, CT