Much has been said about how great it is to be contractor compared to being an everyday employee. All those assertions would be right. It is absolutely rewarding to work ...

What Does Contractors Insurance Cover?

February 24, 2019

Feb 24, 2019

When it comes to renovating the most important part of your home, you want to find a contractor who will get the details of your new kitchen straight. Feeling confident ...

Where to Start When Hiring a Kitchen Renovation Contractor

September 08, 2018

Sep 8, 2018

When we launched Kukun as a marketplace for all things related to renovations, we had a vision that anyone thinking about home remodeling would have a place where they could ...

Why Should Home Remodeling Contractors Join Kukun?

June 04, 2018

Jun 4, 2018

There’s no doubt about it…women are diversifying the construction industry.   According to the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC), as of Dec. 31, 2016, approximately 939,000 women were ...

Opportunities for Women in the Construction Industry

January 03, 2018

Jan 3, 2018

When it comes to home improvements, most Americans would rather save money and do it themselves. Seven out of ten Americans say they prefer the do-it-yourself option for home renovations. DIY repairs ...

3 Hazardous Home Improvement Projects That Need a Pro

December 26, 2017

Dec 26, 2017

Remodeling may be your long-term dream come true, but it can easily be a nightmare if you do not have a good working relationship with your contractor. Americans are estimated ...

7 Tips for Writing Perfect Home Remodeling Contract

December 20, 2017

Dec 20, 2017

We’ve all been to networking events where people ask “What do you do?” When I tell people that I’m a construction manager, they often want to know what it’s like ...

Women in Construction: One Professional’s Experience

December 19, 2017

Dec 19, 2017

Ever since Sheryl Sandberg released her book, Lean In, we’ve been challenged to change the conversation from what women can’t do to what women can do. Which begs the question…how ...

How women can make great construction managers?

November 30, 2017

Nov 30, 2017

Many homeowners take a DIY approach to painting their walls in an effort to save money. Sometimes this is the right choice, but more often than not, hiring a professional ...

9 Important Reasons to Hire Painting Contractors

November 16, 2017

Nov 16, 2017

What is the first thing you do when you’re trying to find an electrician? Ask neighbors, friends, and family if they know a good electrician. Consult online directories for the ...

12 Effective Ways to Find an Electrician Who’s Good

November 15, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

The home remodeling industry is booming and shows no signs of slowing down. Older homeowners are renovating for the future and new homeowners are updating their homes to suit their ...

Expert advice on finding a trustworthy remodeling pro

October 11, 2017

Oct 11, 2017

“Oh, you’re looking for a landscaper? My cousin is really good and…”, begins a familiar dialogue when you’re looking for someone to handle landscape maintenance for your investment properties. While ...

How to Find Good Residential Landscaping Companies?

August 29, 2017

Aug 29, 2017

Finding great professionals for home renovations can be a challenge – especially when it comes to painting projects. We went straight to the source to get you the inside scoop ...

Hiring Professional Painting Contractor: Advice From Experts

July 12, 2017

Jul 12, 2017

In a perfect world, every vendor you work with would be professional, courteous, and skilled. Unfortunately, we DO NOT live in a perfect world. You must know how to handle ...

Useful Tips for Dealing With Difficult Contractors

April 07, 2017

Apr 7, 2017

We at Kukun know that most of us, especially the price conscious, don’t even bother to use professional directory listings, even those on Houzz and Angie’s List. The fact of ...

You Should Never be Hiring a Contractor From a Directory

March 10, 2017

Mar 10, 2017

Taking a few moments to read the following questions to ask a painting contractor could save you both money and frustration by avoiding a bad contracting experience.  The fact is, ...

10 question to ask a paiting contractor before hiring

January 20, 2017

Jan 20, 2017