Demolition Tips & Advice

planning a successful demolition project
Before starting any demolition or renovation project, it is imperative that you determine a budget, are aware of potentially harmful materials on your project site, and plan the work accordingly.
prepare your house for spring
If you live somewhere that experiences winter, you'll want to inspect your house after the last freeze to make sure it hasn't sprouted any new issues during the cold. Go over this quick checklist to make sure your home is ready for spring.
don't let your old barn go to waste
Many barns out there have seen better days, some barely qualifying as freestanding structures anymore. This doesn't have to be the case. Learn about the various options available when it comes to handling an old barn.
hire the right person to remove your barn
When it comes to taking down an old barn, finding the right person for the job is the first hurdle. Make sure you know what to look for, the questions to ask, and the precautions to follow to make sure you hire the best contractor for you barn removal project.
removing a chimney is pretty straightforward
Chimney removals are relatively straightforward and involve simply removing each brick from top to bottom. Learn more about how the chimney removal process works, how much it costs, and when you should hire a pro to get the job done.
hire the right concrete removal contractor
For most homeowners, the most difficult and daunting part of any home improvement project isn’t the work itself; it's finding the right contractor for the job. Know what to expect and how to cover all your bases to ensure you choose the right contractor for your concrete removal.
 Learn about factors affecting oil tank removal costs, as well as the average cost to remove and dispose of underground and/or above-ground fuel tanks.
pool fill ins save time and money
The average price to fill in an inground swimming pool—commonly referred to as a partial pool removal—falls between $3,500 and $5,000. Learn more about what this cost includes, how the fill-in is done, and more.
Mobile home demolition
Whether you're considering buying a mobile home or you already own one, there are countless questions that can arise. Get answers to 10 of the most-asked mobile home questions so you can make the best decision for you.
inside look at commercial demolition
To accurately estimate how much commercial demolition will cost, there are a few factors you'll need to consider. You'll need to determine how big the structure is, whether or not hazardous materials are present, and more.
how Hometown Demolition works for customers
Hometown Demolition Contractors is the #1 way for locals to find qualified demolition contractors in their area. Find out how easy it is to find the right contractor for your project.
commercial demolition with excavator
Commercial demolition is the demolition or dismantlement of commercial properties, like office buildings, factories, stores, and more. It requires greater caution and scrutiny than residential demolition, so make sure you know what to expect.
home improvement tax benefits
There are several tax deduction and credit options that exist for home renovations and improvements. Make sure you’re aware of all the possibilities and incentives available to you to ensure you don't miss out.
home improvement remodel plan
Not all home improvement projects are created equal. In fact, the most rewarding remodeling projects are oftentimes the less exciting ones. Discover which projects have the most return on investment and are the most valuable.
chimney removal costs vary
If you want to get rid of your chimney, you're probably wondering how much it will cost. Learn all about what affects chimney removal pricing so you can get a better understanding of how much your chimney removal project will cost.