Jan 28, 2017|
"Big Time" Mike McGivern is joined each week by a member of Milwaukee NARI to discuss new and innovate ways to improve your home the right way!
"Big Time" Mike McGivern is joined each week by a member of Milwaukee NARI to discuss new and innovate ways to improve your home the right way!
"Big Time" Mike McGivern is joined each week by a member of Milwaukee NARI to discuss new and innovate ways to improve your home the right way!
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From gutters to the landscape from replacement windows to a full basement remodel and everything individually it's time for the Milwaukee married home improvement jokes and our yours you're hosed big time might make it on sports Radio One 057 FM the fan. Oh welcome into the more canary home improvement show I'm sports pretty 1057 FM the fan. Today's going to be a fun show. You know when you win big cast comes in it before he gets in the building he's given you smack I love that. Our and are in studio guess not our not my cohost cares if this is good to be a little tough are my closest town made bill. He's from story he'll renovations Tom. Euros it's analyst good to see you in to see your mind. And are specially studio guest is also from story hill who can divisions. Made bill said look don't ask me questions edges the coast this week I'm asking him a tonic questions. It Jack Korea. I'm doing well Mike Florio could Jack collect keep a lot lacked collect he cracked just how it's spelled exactly. Collect key I'll get it before the news showed jackets gives CIA event I'm doing well man Mario I'm doing good story he'll renovations done account for more information. Before giving do what we're here to talk about you went to high school basketball game last thank yeah I want to see -- seized the they came up a bit short but they played you have -- central is good team and you know they look good and that but it's on team theory. The blue you know good defense they fundamentally sound creatine now and you know what both coaches that I've been around a while both are really good. Well respected coaches so I'm sure that was good game if you feel Eckstein another good game today. 3 o'clock Erick green to Martin Luther the mighty spartans aren't in a statement out receive receive per slowed it crown butler's kids. Always he plays from yeah I had clay season by 65 saw junior. It's the basket finishes. Yeah he's good to sign and just like dad saw before the snow you know 3 o'clock over offices are 760. C'mon over Seau and and watch. The spartans try to get their third win can be tough one to deck. Hey let's not talk about the history guys if we can't how long begins known each other. 921992. Now would I met when the Brewers are making that post season run like they felt a little bit short as well yeah that's what I meant. I'm really became a close friend how did you guys meet. I actually it was a mutual friend of our sole one of our one of our bodies. Gadgets can out we went out on nine and now. At deployment in the did you what were you doing at that point check or redo for living. I had been working 40 local youngster okay you know but handy. Right yeah on seven a day you knew try to do our pressure you know my mom always had rental properties and from a young age knows. You know expected you know one hand jump in and help yet to good for her them yeah and now. His I think that. And we look to words lad and and I think that's awesome. Timing and we've had you on this show a number of times we've talked about a your background and in how. Which story no renovations it it's a great story if he really is that you guys have have built there's some wonderful company from from. Doing some stuff fun aside from your real jobs are and decided hey look this and this might be time for us to two to give this a shot. Object did you know when you guys started this first five got a lot of respect for guys in on their own companies I never had that in me. Com lot of respect for guys that don't mind those sleepless nights no and that he we we need to you don't get a number of miles to feed with this company you've got to get this thing going. If you can't go back to when you guys had that conversation when you started thinking about starting this company. It's something that that you Walsh wanted to do is through to work for yourself the hours and the it's to work myself and let me say that. I I see very well know in the times of where. If you don't like that's great. There's there's charities she comes in look him bad and I know you resign it's probably my fault you know or and this year I'll tell you if you have you had a chance to listen. To him. On this show is he talks about the history story you know renovations and how you guys got going. He's got a ton of respect for you in what is now the job that day you do obviously. When you guys started this company did you realize. To what extent the U may be able to get a 21 day. Well we always had a vision I mean I was always you know only to get better every year. Arm but really it's there was customer services garden to the you know our clients a best possible. On experience and get them engaged and have fun with the process and you don't mean he. Deal with theirs you know stereotypes it's on the contractors have. Armed and at the end just leave them with the with a great remodel and X. And that's kind of been your mission statement. Timed it kind of similar to when when I ask you about you know when this started in end. You know when you talk it it it seems like within the first couple words anytime we talk but story you know renovations. You talk about customer and you talk about service. You don't talk about wall you don't hear the guys at doing that work for sort here's what our plans are for 2017. You say look it's all about customers it's all but serviced it solid while making sure that they get and they're happy with what they get. Add silly you know and when we first started this how it's you know we were doing. You know we're doing some house slipping and things on the side where. You know we didn't have the full knowledge yet so to me and suits you we were the customer with a lot of these trade gags and and people that we will bring in to help us finish well that's a good point so you know when you're on the other side of the coin. You kind of get to seize the rights and wrongs and boy you know. If I started my own company I'm not doing man's you know I'm call on this guy back radio and I gonna chase this guy around and in. You know in turn I think that's help us build our business and to know we want and to know you know what the customers feel and because. You know when they're when the they're not buying a product from martz the finest service. And were trying to provide the best possible service when they come to us for Kitchener of asked model. Charted jet Jack who collect key and a Tom made ghost story no renovations. Jack Quinn when you know that makes a tennis has three that you guys in the beginning we're still learning news wall. I think he and at least play it for me personally I've been doing what I do now for one time but I learn something literally every deck I mean. Yeah maybe it's because I'm not roasts are hurts because I need to alert step for every take budget. The same thing over a good hey that's why we get along so well. But I would think in your business you know you have to keep learning his if you don't you'll fall back. You do you any honest in growth mindset where. On you do learn something every day and I tell the guys in on the field if we make a mistake you know just learn from an arm and if you're not learning every day yeah. Your probably not listening or pain much attention. On but that's that's that's absolutely true you can learn something every day how does 2070. And look how does it does houses set up for you guys. Who were you when you look and obviously were. Or now in the point I think in everybody's business that you're now starting to look at 2017. If you haven't then your behind the the eight ball. Aram and and trying to figure out you know where are we concurred 2016. To 2015. At this point. Hide things glum look for you guys for 2017. I'm excited for 2017. On next you're looking towards our own mourning the guy into a new role and then back filling his role we try to. You know tell these guys and take their career by the bull horns in. Armed treaty replacement so we're excited about that we got some on nice projects. On the scheduled for next year. On but the next year's going to be even better in the he had when he when does that. Went of people star really contacting you. For what they won the spring have they done that are they still doing that. Are you you're not kid anybody that says he and needs something done in January low we do we do I take a lot of the sales calls. Arm and my weekly meetings out and as time where we are we will review were Rio with current projects and on I learned a valuable lesson that I don't tell people. When we're gonna start because that's that's around he does the scheduling but yeah were were pre set for January how did you learn that lesson. By him common and become office and right in on the on the dry or raise or Mac you know I yeah I think you get okay here at all at sacked and I could. Citing a really good job of of selling that and then you some real communal. Hey he's showed it let's let's define in the last Coleman's who this this first segment let's define your roles. I'm what you do story no reservations again you knew stirring no renovations dot com or give them a call at 414841. 16948411694. Object your your role Ed story you know renovations you guys are partners in this company cracked cracked yeah inject your role was in the on the cell side yes that's true. And I do a lot of them are sales and extra time upright more help on a little bit. Arms we've been given a fair amount of calls it gets a little bit slower between the holidays. But I think once people you know declared out of the holidays and it and that new year you know those and those who projects of start and up again. Right and then I tell you more the project manager correct yeah I'm I'm more of the data to see among once we start the project so while you know get and did the trade partners scheduled to get our guys scheduled. You know on the discount at. Rotate between you know fortified jobs Wheatley is typically what we try to keep going all the time so. Did like Jackson this time of the year it gets kind of you know little little lighter just because people aren't wanting you to to starter project between the holidays like. But we idiots surprising position we've had a couple kitchens that. Have wanted to start one started last week in and once gonna start next week rather like may. Where were fine in our I have enough nowadays here perfect selling out so it's repel off it Jack. We know we like for you guys to come out. Are you the got it goes to see them. Typically have I'll I'll take a lot of the arm initial phone calls and we'll have a brief conversation in. And talk about everything from size and scope to products and finishes are timeline of course and then always the budget so it's important you've just make sure that. You know everyone's on this. Age from and and after that phone call then if if everything is like look we think we won't work together now or they say look we're gonna have one other company Kamal we'd like for you view second or you're the first and and we'll have a couple guys come out. And then you seven point with them and they go to the house in take a look at what their what their wants and needs are you know we'll sit down of them and just and take a look at the squeeze and then and then you know walk through with them when our perspectives. On or are you finding that. I think probably the last year to year and a half that people are calling you. With wants more than needs or you know there was a time there when I first sir did you in his near home improvement show everything was in neat. You know what I need might my gutters are are fallen I need to get new gunners. Now awaits you want my gutters are fallen but I think I'm thinking about maybe society we want new side it we want you win lose or we want a kitchen remodel. Not that we need. Just to have new color touts his or aren't that hard cops are. Are busted up. Yeah no I think well in all through the recession people you had to do what you had to do your budget was where was adamant and everything was a lot tighter than it is now. Obviously so he did see a lot more that people just two and repairs and and more maintenance and that's really kind of what kept our business. Arm throwing through the recession. Was disputing it being able to handle some of the needs and it's more it's I'm more exciting now because now people are coming hey I wanna do an addition onto. A big piece for an hour in the kitchen and bathroom and those are exciting projects Barber's. Last question for getting go to break and ask everybody this isn't pitchers cement. The BTV shows the reality TV shows him love and are listed Fletcher has seven good for your business or bad for guys really think it's really different for our business to spaced on the united people excited about their home. On the two got eight dealers that the bullets or a little bit and you got to kind of manage their expertise and if they do spend a lot of time. Boys a lot of people watched half for serve I think the the the idea of an open kitchen. Concepts well I think was I did over his board from those shows but it's definitely it's huge right now now we've we've. We've just been as well there's two of them. Arm and won't closers too you know two big colonial and dining room and make it's and now it looks. It totally different space it's been it's remains really does everybody now. Look when I was growing up the kitchen Mary was that the area that everybody wanna spend time in as of gambling move and then it moved out. To kind of dining area there will be that you know the living room. And whoever was cookie was kind of away from all that. And now it's getting back to that kitsch and and and people want. To be involved if there is if they're preparing the food they still want be involved in the party pars and and so I think that that has lot to do with that guys let's get to break. He throughout the show today we get number of topics we have to cover. Would you would somebody's hired a contractor. Regular touch you but some ideas of what they need to it to understand. How to hire a contractor. And I've got some ideas from my end with that is wall. And got some questions for you were dirty mud rooms. Because the snow's comments. And the people that's it we need to get it we need either update or mud room or have a mud room. It's at home they've we were at will be okay. Snow's coming and she'll watch those people quiet my quiet vice those people that are thinking man made who we didn't need one. And in two days are like why didn't we get it are gonna wanna call you've got instance is this spring and say we need to update this mud room. And will do that we'll talk to these guys on the other side of the break. Our guest in studio time may invoke story he'll renovations. And check collect he from a story you'll renovations while you can go to their web site. It is one word story go renovations dot com for number 4148411694. This is from walking near home improvement show on sports Radio One 057 at them. The fans. You're listening to an airy home improvement show with big time Mike may giver and only on sports Radio One 057 FM the fan. Your question to lie and made 1057 FM the fan dot com. Welcome back to the ordinary homer for rejoice sports Radio One 057 FM the fan I've made a serious mistake here today. Now my cohost he's the marquee near report wrapped. I think his show and he wants to make sure. That so Michelle brown knows he's here to talk about marquis near east of town mean go stupor he'll. Renovations. Tom what's going on over from Milwaukee mere. You know it's kinda quiet this time of the year we'll be the foundation just had. There holiday party which is a great success and I do have to thank you liner to because I know your radio station he was while I donated couple items from the outside and auction which was low and elastic so short. We appreciate that but Tom. Yen terms and nearing you know we've got the WR a's coming up in January you're well versed on that we'll just glaze over that's on. No no you don't know the newest. Michelle in its Michelle just semi Nemo last week's indicate. Would you ever see this are c'mon you gotta combatants and hope all you guys Tim showed you understand what happened last time she's like no. Sought in a paragraph said. People thought I was having a heart attack because they had a heater right behind me on my neck and I was sweat and and it didn't go well. And she left and she said well so I call there symbolic if if you have to have somebody. If you're in dire need I'll do my best I'm not a very good narrator nick tough. But Jack I can't get your last they met so unified IAA and you know I sit so if you need me I'll do put. Again I hope you do in LA obviously it does this day and that O boards dinner has gotten bigger every year which is really exciting for our industry TV too easy you just get to see allow minorities as a really taken pride in their work in their projects and it's it's it's. It's really cool that would have been a really fun event to be sitting watching half. Now so I'll come as your cast yourself or anybody gets it the story hope I'll sit at the story he'll table but I don't think you. Unless Michelle needs me she does I I'd be more than willing to come out and do that but. You know what I'm still didn't look you're still laugh at yourself why years ago and your old people that come in here. The laugh all the time Philly dude I didn't know you backed down. But Matt Kutcher going down at a press you're going out my wife we pigs and everything I do is it tent. We get the cards she's like may be a savvy and I'm like armed ever doing that and 38 pages of Reading I got to paid seven a total came halfway done right and looked down him and paid seven it was a long night. Asked so so yes we have that coming up and then we also have you know the home improvement show the spring home improvement show. That's February 16 through the nineteen to add state fair again. All three. Halls of the expo room will be open it is the biggest home improvement show of the year yeah so. So you get to see a ton of people mean a ton of great contractors there. Well in the Myers the plant actor and be there LeRoy Butler you know the usual face sure be there will also have a calm. Cole are traveling show room truck will be there which is something new this year. And then they're also gonna have an area where there's tool demonstration Rizzo and I believe I'm match sure yet who's going to be there but. They'll be a an area dedicated to things of new products within the industry that consumers can actually touch try etc. You know the two that the two shows are art art. Sold different. You know they're so different and and for different I like both of them for for different reasons the the one that you do in the fall is a little smaller. And and it's not as crowded in if you'd Theres a couple contractors that you wanna spend fifteen minutes with. He man you can do that. This spring show bigger. A little bit you know people are looking for a reason get other house and they're looking for things are gonna do in spring and summer to their home and they're going there for ideas. And again it's the need to the want you know I need desperate when they walk out of there they're like I've got a list of wants. You know things I want a pays Juan and I really liked both shows for two different reasons and jackets interest and he's what we want to talk about. Com hot when you when you're gonna hire contractors some tips stood to hire a good contractor. And I would think one of the tips is to go to that Shell. Oh absolutely there's there's a better place to find. You know reputable contractor's is actual and eyes of people on the you know. Think maybe three guys you want to talk to. On another great resource arm that could lead you into that shows is scenario provide you with the resource guide them all and hearing remembers in there. On I would start there and and Angola show and honest to spend as much time as you can with. The people that you wanna. On the interview or people you you have an interest in to a one. And that's a word there the word interview you know I think you're right there are times and depending on the scope your project. That that you you're in every somebody to come in your home for four to six to eight weeks immunity and maybe you wander to pending and the scope but. You are truly interviewing. You know different contractors to say look in my comfortable with the sky and what's the process and what's the mission statement. Are and are there when you're at though shows do people actually ask you questions like that lake what is the mission statement or. Or it maybe not in those terms but they're asking what your beliefs terroristic. Open arms sometimes I think it's just -- gives though homeowner and opportunity actually meet the person. Arm Lotta times it's a business owner who's out there. I'm Tom obviously and a lot of time at that show. Armon February but they had to really gives you arm. Up close and personal look at the companies and people warm work in the Booth there are typically people you're gonna spend a lot of time with. If you haven't an extensive project so it's a replacing kinda get to know the contractor. Learn a little bit about you know what their. On wheel house so to speak is in terms of projects. On the get a feel for the company. You know its interest in knowing that and we're gonna talk about that on this. I do some research and the number one point. From. Wonder that the west says that I won on talented to kind of figure we're we're gonna go with the showed it and and if you work. Get a hire a contractor. They have eleven teams to get the most out your contractor and and hire the right one thing and you were so on the button their number one is connected to contract term we're read this. Really quick Kerr graft the right person for the job will be easy to talk to make sure you see I did I buy Harry contrary to that understand your colds. Has experience and type of job we're looking fort. Communication is key in all projects. So insist on a regular contact. On the buy Yunel for a text message. Allow the work crew to manage their dated they work but set up a weekly face to face update with the Foreman or project manager. And I think that's really important. That it's not once I signed the contract with you Jack I've already met Tom now I'm not gonna see or hear from either one of more than the rest of the amount. Nor. That I mean that's a key set it in communication and being able to. Don't holier contractor and moments of all is so we and Tom does a weekly. On meeting with the customer I'm always available. We try to be sometimes we've been told was over communicate on which I think is a good thing. I do two guys you know it and and I think you hit it on the head to with a face to face it is nice when you can see that customer wants week you know I had to crash tests they were I was just able walk through the hallmark. You can never really towel. The we're taxed I mean AA it's a good way to communicate and obviously that's the world we live in now rights but to get that face to face on a weekly basis. It is seated at. Helps tremendously Y two K we had a problem with. With her bathtub. Two weeks ago like there's no problems or challenges no this was a problem but at this what we had to we had. Not from the company bath fitter but we had a bath fitter over the top and I was. I felt like oh stepping on in here. In other of the of the latter sometimes Foreman and wanna assert that between those two right I don't know walk is that would turn the water on Choi would hear this squish I didn't know. So we had a near catcher could come out and when I step through stub and it went squish we both will teach it like you gotta be kidding. Well we had this project done. I'm happy to see a no longer have to shower at the whack and ethnic. You know 45 really old naked ten guys handiwork NASCAR really couldn't hurt so happy about that but I sent them. Because they did some some unbelievably good work. In in our bats are. And I sent them and you Mel and Frye. And yesterday or Thursday sub decline new problem the bath for. And it's a look we have new prominent bath to my wife took a 45 minute shower. In our new bathroom and oust him earnestly for work. And you need to let her know there's a twenty minute time limit how this new shower that you guys put it. Well these guys relate you know they keep who uses Fedor Webb says in the I don't care but. You do you take for granted. That you get just get up go which your bathroom take a shower go to work. Until it's gone. And then that that it was it was eater nine days. And it sets it is a girl named after me yes is that just another you know I wish I lived in our neighborhood and know that I have Asia and so every you know we just couldn't do in our kids might my daughter and grand kids and some all of across street. So Terry could just kind of walk across street she works out of her home. Or her mom was in Perth at the problem for me is you know they're getting ready go to work in schools the same time I'm getting ready. I just think could you set odds go to the wacky more than people here at inner kind of started making up a song called naked ten man and that kind of pass and hit oh yeah it was hysterical. Tries skit to break. Will continue. Are talking about hiring the right contractor. And in please I've got to get she won a couple questions I have for you and mud rooms and we will do that before the show and this is the marquee near home improvement show. I'd sport tree 1057. FM. The fans. You're listening to an airy home improvement show with big time Mike may giver and only on sports Radio One 057 FM the fan. I was over your questions at 4147991250. A welcome back to the market here in home improvement show on sports Radio One 057 F from the fan. I'm Mike we giver alongside my cohost Tom Maine bill story will renovations and Jack collecting. He's also was story he'll renovations. 4148411694. Or story no renovations dot com for more of Michigan degree website highly recommend you you taken a look at that. He Jack we we just kept sedated to one part of of hired the right contractor and that's connect to answer contractor make sure the communication. Arm is strong give us a couple of things that people. When they're when they're looking to hire a contractor. You know I always tell people when I going you don't take a look at three good guys irreparable. Contractors. Firmly nary near you guys obviously. Tom. But hours home to kind of go what they're got a little bit and and do your research asked for referrals in off I can tell you how many times I've been out to a a person's home and you know they've they've had a negative experience now mostly of you know find out why won't know what was the trigger for that like while. You know we had my Brothers uncles sisters mailman neighbor formal you know I'm in and record. You know you gotta do little Morey research than that and I always tell people in all your. Do a little research and the contractors past behavior disease way to predict their future behavior. If they've got to draw up a long standing history of success they do nice work. On their war when he and service and design on you know that's a good place to start. You know the other one and and that and they research I did understand their price for Frye who reflects equality. And we had tar too but that Tom and on a preview show that. If if somebody comes in as says look I can remodel your entire kitchen for 6000 dollars. And you know it's going to be top notched eight. It somethings are too good to be true and I think you have to understand that. You know it can't be done you know we we I had you guys c'mon or do you turn to c'mon look at we're gonna just free do a few things in our kitchen. And it. Eat it if if we were going to go is big and beautiful as as you and I talked about men he it was perfect. My eyes. And my heart. Remove a bigger than our pocket of course at that point because my wife Serb Walton holed out a second. You would do that and that's not to the touch my hall here you know work we're just trying to have an upgrade is living space in our kitchen. And were we live. You know what we pay for the house. But were happy with the small upgrades we did. I I will never try to pick out hard were again as long outlived Jack and I love hardware. It was the worst periods. I thought I'd Joaquin in their B six choices and off fight on and on down there was rows after rows up every little I just I I can never do that again. We tried and we need people come from and our office Picard we have one tower. And it has. More than enough choices sometimes it can be overwhelming but now I'm a hurry I love you love SNL he asked them. Are meant you know the other part that I think is important. Is to get get the contract in writing get everything down in writing. I you know don't take somebody's word for correct. Oh absolutely we haven't and we had time and I have these these conversations office get as much of the our communication and everything in writing on. Dollars down every last you tell us when we try to do as his right as detailed contract as we possibly can you well communicated. Not only from from the first. On meeting or the first phone call but always through the project of the better you are communique the more things you have. Called out in your contract leaves out gray areas and and then lesser fields perhaps how. Orton who is it that you guys have really strong communication between two view on its news it's it's. It it sued so it. If on the tighter my contract is. The easier it is for them and then we don't have to talk to each. Then Bernie's days ahead power I doubt I would just Essen in the office and out there concerning your neighbor yet at the energy of the credential giving here kind of if it's you know I think that consumers. You have to understand too that that they have to be prepared. For a home renovation. You know I I think that that's important from from the consumer and because there there are ways to win the down most starts may hand the curse of stuff going nine. In house and I don't know if this happens in every job. But I think and a lot of job somewhere within that that job. The home water goes man is as ever gonna and or are we doing the right thing they're second guessing themselves. Well I think I think it's it's it's up to the good contractor to create the expectation you know a year not gonna have that you know that it is it there's dumb all there's dust. You know we try to do do our best amended you don't to minimize so that issue you don't use a build cleaned machine system. That actually filters the air without the filter throughout the demo process and I and the rough framing process so. Everything that we can do but at the same time you know it's up to us to kind of set the expectation before the Haynes you know these things will occur. We know that you know there's going to be parts of the project that pitcher not gonna alike and we will do our best to try to hadn't you know minimize. They interruptions in her life. He check in on the sales side of it. How how difficult is it when when you have a potential client that does not have. Yeah AJ is thinking that they can do some things they might now appeal do in the space that they happen like when you have disabled. That's really not realistic then I get there. Every once while we do for model work on older homes. And you'll get their client every once while Johnson to a double of the and they wanted to do a huge island and I mean you live in a more hockey bungalow or two of them on -- while Tulsa. On this is a space here's what we can do for you you know I mean I didn't try not to. You don't. Be negative with with what they wanna do but is cut and be mindful of this season and and the design Hewitt times have to walk away from and say you know what maybe this isn't frost so sometimes I mean NASCAR is now it is it is difficult you know like you know we mentioned earlier we got to people working forests right and miles a feed in you know you never want to walk way from project but a lot of times even on our side we get a gut feeling what's good for. What's good scenario or a point now so you know it it'll it kinda goes both ways. When when were interviewing. Or when they're driven analysis Lotta times in a good contractors should kind of be interviewing their client to make sure it's good fit for them little easier now to walk away if you have to that it was well firstar ensure absolutely there are many projects we would want win and we where we start company. Pretty much from the star of the is the recession. You know saw it was womb we were you guys. Think and think yeah well you know I don't think this was exactly what we can play soccer if you can laugh now but Garnett time we are now laughing. And boy you know what's he what's great about it though you survived through the worst times. If you can survive through the worst times certainly you times you start getting better as they have them. Now would it it's you're like man. Those these days are easy. And you know that to be honest with you I kind of appreciate that time that we went through now and especially. You know with us running our business. You know we kinda look at the time to with Andy makes us. Sometimes a little apprehensive than what we're doing now 'cause we don't we don't wanna get to bigger wanna make sure bill you know I mean sure it's just and a you know so now you know even though times are good and and the remodeling times are better. We still have that mindset in the back of my man like when I could go there until I don't want it to you know I mean cell he led. She'd chew them to less things to come before get true break. In this research that I did number ten was keep your eye and the renovation prized and we talked about that. As you're going through that's for sure you know your super happy one day in the next day you're talking your wife going are we did we make right decisions but keep your eye and the renovation prized. And number eleven and sure things are complete before signing off. On the on the final project make sure that everything is done. Com and done to it so how you guys talked about having it done because I think is near remembers. You know you understand. That. Look if we say we're gonna get this and I'm really due to the best of our ability to get it done exactly the way we say we're gonna get it done. And as it consumer. You know wide. That final walk throughs pretty important because once you sign off and give that last checked it's hard to call you back forties later and say. And I don't access and no I'm with we we tried addressed that throughout the process and we we try to get it. Though more excited about that project in and always tell me you know it's gonna be beautiful to be perfect at the end. But we always to Italy can exit interview once we're done you do that's our slew him overly waivers and we kind of review the project include the band. You know and just make sure that when we leave that. Everything's. As it should be as it was lead on the contract Williams enough room on Foreman and we move for you Jack can you go to. You know just a party you to a house here invent too and that walk around go all out all the way I could do a ton of work and here. Violate feels that he's she's she says just we just looked down look at how hot is usually don't get your ticket Florian well like we ever talk golf and she's always she's like okay we're going in this house and I don't know what to expect but just. Look people in the eye and look at the possible tough for me now I look like it's a level how silly you know we're not sure what situation. How many kids you have got three now boys girls have oh. Eleven year old boy Jackson in ten year old and a line and my youngest is. Ilya I wanna callers old. He's the only cub putts a Joker on the house held this year. She's gonna be eat and I envy you Jets I do that I have both you guys because you know I we've got three grandsons Alou across street Louis is really cool down. And in US is great things to look forward I don't know I I absolutely son plays little basketball yeah he's he's a best while they're baseball where pretty good athlete you know it. If you win useful there for an easier religion dubbed green DeMar Luther not a bad choice no we are a caller I cannot always just kidding we saw Cesar Izturis dismantle stat Eric. Hopefully you've got to coach under for not listening going to have a Kieran you do what you do is Brady to take one of my boys away let's get to break got a couple questions. We waited till the end I'm mud rooms you when you guys came in you relate or talk and why. I just have a couple of comments about a curve ball a little bit of a curve ball that's and that's what I do your Jack. We're targeting the voice and story you'll renovations against during he'll renovations dot com. For more information this is the marquee near home improvement show on sports Radio One 057 FM the fan's. You're listening to an area home improvement show with a big time Mike may giver and only on sports Radio One 057 FM the fan. Your question to lie and made 1057 FM the fan dot com it's. Welcome back to the walking near home improvement show I'm Mike wee girl wants have my cohost. More canary board member Tom Maine bill. And Jack collect he use with both are with story go renovations. 41482411694. We're story go renovations dot com he on your website you guys did a really nice mud room. On the east side of Milwaukee and I just think with with. You don't spring and winter. People that either have mud rooms or wish they had one. They're going to be looking to chart you guys February 16 through the nineteenth. At the spring home show at Ed state fair park. Really quickly what do invaded the mud room and the one that you have on your website is is really quite nice. It's just deny it it makes you the living area lot easier correct me that the definition mud rumors. For you for people to be able don't win have a place to put their boots have a place put their shoes their backpacks so it's not to declare the home. Yeah I mean it's really nice it especially to you'd just just feel like you said does drop south dropped groceries drop your phone drop you know I mean it's it's really just kind of large drop zone for all yourself you know he. You know law when you come in from guns in the winter here Bunnell and you know eight million liters a cold right he has start. And and it's great because you know typically those bases are tiled and and needs just easy place to clean up and especially from our Wisconsin enters when you Dallas you know south fall Loria. Hate the arms that the one that is on your website from the east side I that was a contacted GR from which were model homes cracked. Yes I think that that's really cool I that's a good story because those that tour remodel Holmes is away from people go win and and and looked. Directly H were not in a Webb said they go right to the home. And obviously. You know you you what you impress somebody because the mud were money set in Russia which is really nice from by the way. And came right from that. Yeah no I say that tour is really enjoyable for us to do because it is we get Terry you know Jack and I are pretty much there in a whole week and so. The consumer needs to talk to the whole Mars a consumer gets him look that your work like up close and personal like you know that the crowned veto anything that you've done there they can they concede you know what you've done and you get a much better feel for that than you do RB CR website helps in the photos help. But to actually get to see it up closer and a lot of times to our most tour's the whole Mora sometimes sticks around so. At home owner Canada you know we did they have little sidebar conversations with hot in the process go. If that homeowners who mystical run that's a good ambassador for you both Russia now headed in and it gives them potential client you know an opportunity to meet people that. They're going to be work with them on projects that to a remodeled as its a movement for sure. Jack I really appreciate you coming in after you hammy Gary tie I'd I really doing and it's a great company stereo renovations you guys have built. You know you live in that bubble Jack of okay here's our company our guys. What you don't know was the reputation that you have with other contractors. From run the areas not general out of respect now or rural part of then and we've we've got awesome staff we've got a great group carpenter's. I think I have the easiest. John in the company selling. What Tom does unduly bases with a -- designer. On man Eric our carpenters and is to have phenomenal job there ball communicated there. Good people are good strong heat on its its knees self Thomas said that about you behind your back you get the easiest job in our comp. I thought I was I think I I guess you know I recognizes. Our guys again thanks for coming in this is them walking near home improvement show on sports Radio One 057 FM. The fans.