How HighCraft Controls Dust During Remodels

At HighCraft, we care about the health and safety of our clients and crew, so we use the BuildClean air filtration machine during the dusty parts of demo and construction. In addition to using plastic sheet barriers, this dust control system allows our team to control airborne particulates on a jobsite and helps everyone breathe easier […]

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5 Renovations to Make Your Home More Livable or Sellable

Fort Collins Magazine asked HighCraft Builders to share photos and pro tips in the article “Five Renovations to Make Your Home More Livable – or Sellable – Right Now” featured in the Fall 2017 issue. HighCraft’s Kira Koldeway identifies the must-have remodels – those projects that help us max out a home’s livability and also […]

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How to Help Disaster Victims

The recent devastating hurricanes and wildfires have touched countless lives and continue to leave many victims in their wake. Like most Americans, the team at HighCraft is eager to help those affected by these natural disasters. After looking into many disaster recovery funds, HighCraft is making financial donations to the following two organizations, which seem […]

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6 Tips to Remodeling a Busy Bathroom

The main family bathroom, or a powder or guest bathroom used for entertaining, are all high-traffic spaces that need to work for multiple users – from children to elderly houseguests and everyone in between. Here are SIX commonsense things to consider when remodeling a common-use bathroom. 1. Location and Privacy As you plan your bathroom, […]

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Don’t be in the Dark about Lighting

With more than two decades of experience in the Northern Colorado construction industry, we recognize that the most successful remodeling projects are driven by thoughtful design. And one of the most critical aspects of any great interior design plan is GOOD LIGHTING. Lighting is powerful. It has the ability to enhance a room or make […]

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HighCraft Named a Top National Remodeler

Fort Collins-based HighCraft Builders is recognized by Qualified Remodeler magazine as one of the top professional remodelers in the nation. HighCraft is ranked 222nd on the Qualified Remodeler Top 500 list for 2017. In addition, HighCraft is one of only five Colorado companies listed in the top 300 and is the only Northern Colorado company […]

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Pros and Cons of 3 Different Types of Construction Contracts

Before you sign on the dotted line of any construction contract, weigh the pros and cons of the three most common types of building and remodeling contracts used today, and choose the best fit for your situation. Cost-Plus Cost-plus contracts are often used in commercial building and for very large residential new construction projects. There […]

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Apartment Suites Add Value

    We’re back to talk about the in-law suite, also known as a granny flat, mother-in-law apartment, alley house or in municipal planning department language: accessory dwelling unit (ADU). An ADU is broadly defined as a secondary living space within your home or on your property. Square footage varies, but the space typically includes […]

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The Cost of Remodeling Everything at Once vs. in Phases Over Time

“We want to remodel several areas of our home. Should we do them all at the same time, or would it be less overwhelming to tackle individual projects one at a time … OVER time?” We get this question a lot, and we’ve tackled projects both ways. So, which strategy works best? That depends on […]

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Master Bathroom Remodel: Will Removing Jetted Tub Hurt Resale?

We’ve written about this before, but it’s a hot topic that keeps coming up, and we thought it deserved an updated response. More and more people tell us they dream of creating a bigger custom shower in their master bathroom, but they hesitate to remove the unwanted jetted tub. It doesn’t matter that the tub is […]

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