Welcome To Ksquared Builders

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

An Engineer's insights:

An Engineer's insights:
“Anyone can make a building stand up, it takes an engineer to make it barely stand up”.
“We don’t build them like we used to and there is usually a reason”
“A good set of plans is a good start”
All quotes from Jeffrey Fertich, our "go to" Professional Engineer.
Jeffrey B. Fertich, PE
Structural Engineering Resources, LLC

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Remodeling tip of the day.

Tip of the Day: When remodeling a bathroom, allow adequate room to access the toilet. Code requires a minimum of 15" from the nearest wall to the
center of the toilet, and 12" to a bathtub or vanity.

Monday, January 19, 2015

Houzz awards K Squared Builders for both Design and Service.

K Squared Builders, Inc. of Keymar, MD 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

Frederick, Md.  January 19, 2015 – K Squared Builders, Inc. has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Design & Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The quality oriented design build remodeling firm was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 500,000 active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.

The Best Of Houzz award is given in two categories: Design and Customer Satisfaction. Design award winners’ work was the most popular among the more than 25 million monthly users on Houzz, known as “Houzzers.” Customer Satisfaction honors are determined by a variety of factors, including the number and quality of client reviews a professional received in 2014. Winners will receive a “Best Of Houzz 2015” badge on their profiles, helping Houzz users around the world who discover and love a professional’s work to learn even more about that business’ popularity and satisfaction rating among their peers in the Houzz community.

“We are honored to receive both of these awards, and couldn't do it without the great clients we work with. Thank you all for trusting the “K Team” to help with your wide range of projects.” Dale Kramer

“Houzz provides homeowners with a 360 degree view of home building, remodeling and design industry professionals, empowering them to engage the right people and products for their project,” said Liza Hausman, vice president of industry marketing for Houzz. “We’re delighted to recognize K Squared Builders, Inc. among our “Best Of” professionals as judged by our community of homeowners and design enthusiasts who are actively remodeling and decorating their homes.”

Follow K Squared Builders on Houzz http://www.houzz.com/pro/ksquaredbuilders/__public

About K Squared Builders, Inc.
Professional Remodeling "The way you want it"
• We listen
• Help Visualize
• Convert dreams to a feasible plan
• Build/Remodel them to fruition

About Houzz
Houzz is the leading platform for home remodeling and design, providing people with everything they need to improve their homes from start to finish - online or from a mobile device. From decorating a room to building a custom home, Houzz connects millions of homeowners, home design enthusiasts and home improvement professionals across the country and around the world. With the largest residential design database in the world and a vibrant community powered by social tools, Houzz is the easiest way for people to find inspiration, get advice, buy products and hire the professionals they need to help turn their ideas into reality.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Brick on brick...

Brick on brick...
...can be overkill. These owners hated their brick fireplace and asked us to come up with a solution. We designed/built a custom maple mantle shelf/surround and covered the upper portion with drywall and paint. Quite the difference, don't you think?