How Do I Properly Remove Damaged Floor Joists?

I have a twelve foot span. The floor joist are damaged. How far do I have to sister the joist to make them structurally sound?

Robert,

I can't answer this without seeing your situation.  There is no code written to deal with this type of problem.  Each case is different.

A new purpose for out-of-commission cabinets

This homeowner’s friend in Chicago wanted to remodel her young kitchen. She decided to give the cabinetry and counter tops to her friend in town.

We were able to reconfigure the existing cabinetry and add some new cabinetry to make this remarkable transformation for our client.

Schloegel Celebrates 2011 REMY Awards

The Kansas City chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) held its annual awards program, REMYs, on January 27th. Schloegel Design Remodel is proud to announce that it won awards in the following categories:

From TRASH TO TREASURE with Schloegel Design Remodel

It will be the greatest "before & after" story ever told.

Schloegel's designers have selected their "trash" from Habitat Restore - on Saturday, April 2, stop by to see the "treasure" they've created.

TRASH TO TREASURE DIY CLASS

Saturday April 2nd - 11: 00 a.m.

Waldo Habitat Restore

303 W. 79th Street Kansas City, Missouri 64114

Here are the "before" pictures of the "trash".

Schloegel Design Remodel Wins KCH&G Awards

Kansas City Homes & Gardens recently hosted their 2010 Remodel of the Year awards. We are pleased to share with you that Schloegel Design Remodel won the 2010 Gold Remodel of the Year Award for Best Kitchen Remodel and also the 2010 Silver Remodel of the Year Award for Best Whole House Remodel!

Our project that won the Gold Remodel of the Year award for the best kitchen remodel category featured a 1980s era kitchen.

Dramatic Bathroom Makeover!

 

Wow what a dramatic bathroom makeover from Schloegel's One Week Bath!  The old pink tile and pedestal sink came out in this bedroom bath and was replaced with classic white subway tile and a furniture style cabinet with Carrera marble top.

Historical Hyde Park Renovation Fireplaces!

The Hyde Park duplex we are working on has beautiful and historically significant fireplaces.  We researched these fireplaces when we remodeled the neighboring duplex last year and were excited to discover that they are actually finished with tiles created by Ernest Batchelder.

Thinking About Green Remodeling?

Green remodeling is an increasingly popular route to take when taking on your new project.  Many people are surprised about how many sustainable design options are out there to choose from, all with an extremely affordable price.  There are advantages to every material that you could pick for your remodeling job.

Lunch with the Schloegel crew

We just finished a great project with our client, Michelle Cour, and she was so pleased with her renovations that she treated the team to lunch at the 75th St. Brewery!  Debby, Brad, Megan, Jake, Tom and Michelle had a delicious lunch and shared funny remodeling stories.

Express Custom Kitchens in NARI Remodeled Homes Tour

Schloegel Design Remodel is proud to be showcasing our Express Custom Kitchens concept for the first time on the NARI Remodeled Homes tour.  Come see how we magically transformed this 25-year old kitchen into a beautiful new “living room” in less than three weeks.