Have a Backyard Camp Out
If the weather cooperates, consider having a family camp out in the backyard instead of getting a hotel. And use the time to build a DIY fire pit you’ll use for years to come.
Ask Your Contractor for Leftovers
Ask your contractor if he or she has any leftover materials from previous projects, such as flooring, tile or trim, because you may be able to save money on material costs.
Plan Your Lighting Carefully
Your kitchen remodel will likely include new lighting, so follow these 14 tips for better kitchen lighting. If you’ll need all new lighting, limit your recessed light fixtures because during a remodel, they can cost more to install due to them being more labor intensive.