Apartment renovation in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, and Nassau county
Much like single-family residential homes, condos and co-ops need an upgrade and remodel from time to time. However, apartment renovation in New York City can be challenging. You will need approvals from your building management. And you may need permits for certain renovations from the City of New York. If you are doing kitchen remodeling or bathroom renovation, you will need permits for plumbing or changing electrical wires. Taking care of this tedious step early on will keep things running smoothly.
Have fun remodeling your condo or co-op
Before you get too far into planning, consider hiring an experienced contractor. Doing so will help ensure the apartment renovation process is more fun than stressful.
Remodel Magic is a fully licensed and insured remodeling contractor. We carry top of the line insurance policies, including “Action Over Exclusion Coverage”. With more than 20 years apartment renovation experience, Remodel Magic has renovated many condos and co-ops in boroughs of New York City. We guarantee a quick management approval as well as any necessary city permit for your project. Contact us today for a free in-home consultation.
Once we get this approval process out of the way, you can focus on how you want to upgrade your space.
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Things to think about before and during your apartment renovation
What is your budget? Setting a budget for your remodel early on will help keep things in perspective and allow you to seek out less costly options that can achieve the same effect.
What is the purpose of your renovation? If you are remodeling your New York apartment to put it on the market, you are better served investing on changes that will add value. If you are doing it for yourself, it’s worth it to invest in changes that meet your needs.
When should you spend a little and when should you go for the less expensive choice? For example, putting good money behind quality cabinetry instantly upgrades the luxury and longevity of one of the most used rooms in your apartment. On the other hand, Saving on plumbing fixtures is not a bad choice. These fixtures have a relatively good ratio of price to quality. It allows you to improve your bathroom without breaking the bank.