Remodeler: AJ Paron-Wildes Company: DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen, St. Louis Park, Minn. Product: Bellacor.com, www.bellacor.com. Remodeler: Jack Philbin, CR Company: Philbin Construction & Remodeling Co., Crestwood, Ill. Product: Ambiance LX linear lighting systems from Sea Gull Lighting, www.seagulllighting.com.
Repair and replacement costs can take a bite out of your operating budget. Philbin's crews also pay to repair their tools, unless the damage was due to negligence of a co-worker, but Philbin pays to sharpen or replace bits and blades.