How to plan your remodel

A renovated kitchen with tile backsplash is your way to find a trusted contractor for the right price

It’s time to stop passing up great homebuying opportunities just because a home needs work. Homes that need updates are usually more affordable, and they allow you to grow and customize to your specific needs over time. If you can trust a great contractor and know you’re getting the best value, what’s stopping you from taking on a home that needs a little love? 

That’s why Flyhomes recommends new homeowners get a Benchmark Quote from They can help you find trustworthy contractors, budget projects, and even help you develop a vision. With, you can buy your next home knowing it will get the love it deserves. 

Here’s how.

Where to start with a home remodeling project

The first step is to get a Benchmark Quote from to better understand your potential. It’s hard to make heads or tails of a general contractor’s bid or price structure. And even if you like the price, how do you know you can trust them? 

A Benchmark Quote form takes the guesswork out of remodeling. They do the research, the vetting, and the pricing for you so you have clear information before you start your search. 

Your quote will come with a customized scope of work estimate for your project as well as price estimates based on up-to-date market data and bids from local contractors.

So, no matter where you are in your journey as a homeowner, a Benchmark Quote from helps make your vision a reality. 

Using a Benchmark Quote

A Benchmark Quote gives you three distinct tools to help you get more out of your remodel.

  1. An objective price estimate: Know how much your vision will likely cost. will take your idea and translate it into an easy-to-read line item estimate, so you know exactly what you can afford before you start talking to contractors.
  2. Bid comparison: Once it’s time to build, a Benchmark Quote will find vetted contractors in your area to submit bids based on our specifications so you see exactly what they’ll charge and why. 
  3. Project guidance: acts as your remodel coach, setting up site visits and meetings with contractors while reviewing bids for accuracy in real time so you know exactly what you’re paying for.

The hidden advantage of a trustworthy quote

Many homeowners attempt to compare quotes themselves. However, if you’re new to construction, it’s difficult to know exactly what you’re paying for, especially when every contractor has their own way of estimating a project. The average homeowner spends hours trying to vet, track down, and compare quotes from multiple sources.

When a trusted pro does it for you, you’ll save time and money in the long run when you know you’re not overspending. Plus, you can move forward with confidence so you can actually enjoy putting a vision together instead of worrying over the details. is a team of construction and technology innovators. Together, they help clients build projects ranging from custom homes to multi-room remodels. Behind the scenes, they identify every single obstacle that squashes construction productivity, then build solutions to eliminate them. The result — homeowners, design professionals, and contractors get a better experience from start to finish. currently works with clients in major metros across the West Coast, including Seattle, Portland, the Bay Area, Los Angeles, San Diego, and Denver. Learn more at

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