Rebecca Liu recently joined our firm as a Project Manager. Rebecca is responsible for maintaining project scheduling, purchasing and client communication. In addition to having international experience in interior and product design, Rebecca holds degrees in Applied Mathematics, Economics, Social and Historical Inquiry. Rebecca speaks and writes fluently in both Mandarin and English.
North Shore Family Addition Inspires a Remodel
As a family grows its often time to expand and renovate a home. In this case the family increased from 4 members to 5, while the house roughly doubled in size. This North Shore of Long Island colonial expanded to include a large basement as a play space, a second floor master bedroom retreat for the parents, a new walk up storage area and a bright, beautiful extension to the living space.
HOUSE Design – Architecture – Lifestyle’s May/June publication highlights the CotY Award winners. Featured here is the Contractor of the Year’s Platinum Winner in the Residential Historical Renovation/Restoration category awarded to George W. Combs, Inc.
How do I select the best General Contractor for my project?
Selecting a contractor is the most important task for a homeowner or business owner as they consider and plan a new home or major renovation project. Trust should be the driving factor with experience, workmanship and value being seriously considered. Referrals are important however they should be received with caution and thoroughly vetted. A reputable and experienced contractor will invite you to visit current and completed sites to view the workmanship first hand. Schedule a meeting and be candid with each prospective contractor and architect regarding your expectations, your budget and your timeline so that he/she can properly estimate the quality and progress for your dream home.