Roofing and Siding Storm Damage Repair in Long Island

We made it most of the winter season without any major storms, but at the end of February we were hit with a storm that produced flooding, power outages, and damage to area homes. I’ve seen a lot of different kind of damage during that week and throughout the years. I’m a homeowner as well and […]

The Kitchen Remodeling Guide that Won’t Leave You Feeling Burned

Kitchen design and remodeling is very exciting… and sometimes frustrating. I’ve heard of many kitchen remodeling nightmares on Long Island throughout the years. I’ve also repaired the mistakes made by would-be remodeling companies. My goal is to create a kitchen you love so you can truly enjoy your time spent there. I know that today’s […]

How to Choose Roofing Materials for Your Home after a Storm

Storm damage can be truly relentless. New York’s coastal areas are at risk of thunderstorms and hurricanes from spring through fall, and winter storms during the winter months. Our homes have to be properly prepared at all times in order to maintain structural strength and safety. The roof and siding usually take the most damage […]

Looking to the Future when Remodeling Your Bathroom

Bathroom remodeling is something that we all think of from time to time. We want a bigger shower, a soaking tub, a child-friendly tub, then we realize we aren’t getting any younger so we need to focus on things that will help us as we age. I hope this puts a little perspective on the […]

10 Kitchen Remodeling Tips that Will Save Time and Money

As a homeowner myself, I’ve had to remodel my own kitchen as my family grows. I’ve also been involved in many kitchen remodeling projects over the years. I’ve made several mental notes and learned a lot about what homeowners want vs. what they think they want. Let’s look at the top 10 kitchen remodeling tips […]

Long Island and the impending SNOW BLIZZARD! – 2016

As a home remodeling expert, father and all around concerned citizen, I thought it would be helpful to pass along this email notice that I received from PSEG this afternoon.  The information in here is critical in an emergency.  My advice, stay inside for a few days. Let’s hope that statement is one based on […]

Best of Houzz.com 2015

Incredible Home Improvements of Amityville, NY Receives Best Of Houzz 2015 Award  Over 25 Million Monthly Unique Users Rated Top-Rated Home Building,Remodeling and Design Professionals in the United States and Around the World  Long Island, NY January 19, 2015 – Incredible Home Improvements of Amityville, NY has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Customer Satisfaction […]

How do you know when an asphalt shingle roof needs replacement?

Most people don’t give their roofs condition much thought until there has been a security breach and water is dripping inside their home.  Don’t be the person caught off guard, be prepared.  Here are some tips to help you identify a potential roofing issue. 1 – Sounds kind of obvious, but check for missing shingles.  Although the previous roofing contractor […]

What are the initial steps in a home remodeling project?

So you’re thinking about remodeling…sure, who wouldn’t want an updated, upgraded and overall better living space?  Whether it’s adding some new fancy amenities or reconfiguring a whole new floor plan, it takes a bit of planning and thinking ahead. But where do you actually start? Here are some pointers to help get you on the right track […]

Thoughts on Houzz.com

A little over a year ago, I went on an estimate for a kitchen remodel in Massapequa.  While the client was trying to explain some ideas that she had, I asked her, “do you have a pictures to reference?” She broke out her laptop and logged on to a website called Houzz.com. I never heard […]