Introduction to Cork Flooring by Remodel West

RemodelWest has been designing and remodeling homes since 1992. Just recently we have noticed a trend in using cork material as a flooring solution. We thought we would take the opportunity to share a few quick facts about Cork.

  • Cork is a 100% natural flooring options. The bark of cork oak trees is harvested with zero negative impact on the environment and grows back naturally in 9-12 years.
  • Have allergies? No problem! Natural substances found in cork resist the growth of mold, mildew and bacteria.
  • Cork flooring is one of the best choices when thinking about the acoustics in the room. It has the best natural sound insulation and actually absorbs sound reducing noise.
  • Cork is naturally fire resistant.
  • Cork is

Remodel West Featuring Los Altos Project on Facebook

Remodel West would like to announce a new technique we are using to share photos of completed projects with our audience. For a couple weeks now, RemodelWest has been using their Facebook page as an avenue to expand their portfolio. This week we are featuring a Los Altos home remodel completed in 2006.

As a Licensed General Contractor serving Los Altos, Mountain View, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Sunnyvale, San Jose and Cupertino, Remodel West is known for their superior design and construction services.

This week Remodel West posts a new photo of this project on Facebook, slowly revealing each room remodeled in the home.

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RemodelWest Featured on www.Houzz.com

When designing your dream home, it can seem overwhelming to create a picture in your mind of all the possibilities and what they will look like.

RemodelWest uses several tools to help homeowners get a grasp on the possibilities that best fit their needs and wants. In particular, www.houzz.com, has been a valuable resource for both homeowners and designers to communicate their wishes and expectations for the outcome of their remodel project.

Just last month, RemodelWest’s work was hand picked by the writers of Houzz for a featured Ideabook.

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RemodelWest takes home THREE awards at NKBA competition!

Designers Sarah Spiroff and Kirk Gooodere were presented three awards last night at the Northern California NKBA 2012 Awards Gala! Here are the featured winners. For more photos of these projects please visit our Flickr site!

Cupertino Project, completed April 2011

Saratoga Project, completed September 2011

<<1st place – Small Kitchen 2nd place – Large Kitchen >>
3rd place Before and After Category Before and After Video
 RemodelWest Design – Build Kitchens – Baths – Additions – Cabinetry www.RemodelWest.com

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Before and After Gallery of RemodelWest Projects

Kitchen Remodel in Saratoga, Ca

Over the past couple years, Remodel West has made some amazing transformations to homes in the area. These projects include kitchen remodels in Cupertino, Los Altos, Foster City, Los Gatos and Saratoga and bathroom remodels in Cupertino, Sunnyvale, and San Jose.

Take a look at the before and after video and let us know what you think of these projects.

New Kitchen Remodel Completed in Saratoga, Ca

Remodel West first visited this home in July of 2010 to take initial measurements and assess existing conditions of the house. Homeowners, Jim and Nancy were referred to us by a friend of theirs who had a kitchen remodeled by Remodel West.  Jim and Nancy wanted to remodel their kitchen mainly to update the outdated materials and appliances they had in their home. For example, the typical oak flooring, light tile with brown grout, and white appliances. A dropped ceiling with recessed center to accommodate the fluorescent light box also needed an update. Over the next few months, these homeowners would meet with the RemodelWest design team to walk through each step of the design process. Designers Kirk and Sarah…

Cupertino Resident Recommends Remodel West.

This review came through my LinkedIn account.  If you are not yet LinkedIn I recommend you check it out as a good source to keep in touch with your colleagues. “I hired Bill’s company to do a complete remodel of my 1970s-era kitchen. The designers were very good about listening to my “vision” and implementing it. The construction team and the subcontractors were great; superb quality, excellent work ethic, and wonderful follow-up. The job went well, and when there was an issue, Bill and his team jumped on it and made it right for me. I highly recommend Bill and his company.” April 23, 2010 Top qualities: Great Results , On Time , High Integrity Elinora M. hired Bill as a General Contractor in…

Real feedback from a Remodel West customer.

Sarah Senior Designer at Remodel West

Recently we finished a large-scale interior kitchen and bath remodel in Cupertino California.  The project involved re-designing the kitchen, hall bath and master bath which included moving walls and intricate design details.  Sarah Spiroff, CKD, CBD and Senior Designer at Remodel West was instrumental in all the design work and details.

Our customer took the time to write the following review to share their experience with our company and we really appreciate it.  If you are a LinkedIn member you may visit our page and see the posting or you may see it below.

As posted in www.linkedin.com Remodel West profile. 

March 31, 2010   Top qualities: Great Results, High