News

News items and articles by or about Caliber Construction Group including news about awards, remodeling suggestions and insurance information.

Covered Patio Space You Can Embrace

This article was written by David Norman of Caliber Construction Group/Certified Restoration and published in the August 28, 2022 edition of the Houston Chronicle. Read the article online at Chron.com

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Kitchen Remodel Receives 2022 Star Finalist Award

Caliber Construction Group is honored to have our kitchen remodeling project named a Texas Association of Builders (TAB) 2022 Star Awards Finalist in the category of Best Kitchen Renovation $75K-$125K.  View more kitchen photos This year’s program drew a total of over 600 entries within the 176 elite categories. Projects and nominations were submitted by…

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Understand Insurance When Disaster Strikes

This article was written by David Norman and posted online February 25, 2022. To read it online visit https://www.chron.com/sponsored/article/GHBA-Remodelers-Council-Understand-home-16953177.php When disaster strikes, depending on the type of disaster, you may need storm damage, water damage, fire damage or wind damage restoration. If you experience a loss, you should contact your insurance adjuster immediately to report…

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How to Get Restoration Work from Insurance Companies

Caliber Construction Group/Certified Restoration of Houston, Inc. are experienced home restoration specialists. We know how to work with insurance companies to help you get what it takes to restore your home to perfection. When disaster strikes, depending on the type of disaster, you may need storm damage restoration, water damage restoration, fire damage restoration or…

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Caliber Construction Receives 2021 BBB Award

Caliber Construction Group is a recipient of a Greater Houston and South Texas 2021 Better Business Bureau (BBB) Award for Excellence – Winner of Distinction.   Since 1992, the Better Business Bureau has been recognizing area businesses and non-profits for excellence and quality in the workplace through our annual BBB Awards for Excellence.   This…

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Home and Garden News Award For Outstanding Kitchen

We are pleased to have received an HGN award for Outstanding Kitchen Project from Home and Garden News.  You can see photos and read more about the specific project at homeandgardennews.org    

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Cypress Award 2020

Certified Restoration/Caliber Construction Group has been selected for the 2020 Cypress Award in the Building Contractors category.  Each year the Cypress Award Program identifies companies that are believed to have achieved exceptional marketing  success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive range of small business through service…

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Windows and doors add curb appeal

The exterior of your home makes a lasting impression, to your neighborhood and your guests. You can instantly enhance curb appeal by replacing your windows and doors. If you have older, damaged windows they may not function properly or may not be as energy efficient as they could be. In fact, they may be dangerous.…

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Healthy and Functional Kitchen Remodeling

This Kitchen Remodeling article was written by By Michael Souter of Caliber Construction Group/Certified Restoration and published in the May 10, 2020 edition of the Houston Chronicle. The kitchen has always been the most popular gathering place, the heart of the home.  Since we are all staying at home more frequently, we wonder what improvements…

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BBB Award of Excellence Winner

We at Caliber Construction/Certified Restoration are honored to be a recipient of a Greater Houston and South Texas 2020 Better Business Bureau (BBB) Award for Excellence – Winner of Distinction.   Since 1992, the Better Business Bureau has been recognizing area businesses and non-profits for excellence and quality in the workplace through our annual BBB…

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Repair or Replace Roof?

This article “Repair or Replace Roof?” was written by By Michael Souter of Caliber Construction Group/Certified Restoration and published in the January 19, 2020 edition of the Houston Chronicle. According to the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB), the typical lifetime of an asphalt shingle roof is 20 years.  In Houston we experience extreme weather events along…

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Outdoor Living Spaces Houston Chronicle Article

This article was written by David Norman of Caliber Construction Group/Certified Restoration and published in the September 15, 2019 edition of the Houston Chronicle. Outdoor living spaces can not only be a great home investment, but also be one of the most important investments you ever make. An investment in your family! With the advent…

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Additions – Adding New Space

Adding New Space to Your Home with Home Additions Home additions and outdoor living spaces continue to gain popularity as our society continues to evolve. As the baby boomers continue to age, more and more elders are choosing to move back in with their children. In a study by the Pew Research Center, a record…

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Flood Insurance Claims

If you live in a area prone to flooding, you most likely have flood insurance. Floods are the most common natural disaster, affecting more homes than any other type of disaster. Floods can cause many kinds of damage. Mold is the most prominent damage following a flood, and worsens over time. Mold is a hazard…

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After House Fire – Returning to Normal

A fire in a home can cause serious damage. The building and many of the things in your home may have been badly damaged by flames, heat, smoke and water. You will find that things the fire did not burn up are now ruined by smoke and soggy with water used to put out the…

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Flood Damage Tips

Floods are a common challenge that many home owners will face at one time or another. However, by keeping your home in good repair, moving valuables out of water’s way, and creating good drainage around your home, you can stop or reduce potential flood damage. Fix leaks immediately.Leaky roofs and foundation cracks allow water to get into…

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Prevent Water Leaks In Your Home

Prevent water leaks in your home by inspecting your home regularly for signs and sources of moisture. After it rains, check for water stains or odors inside your house. Create a maintenance schedule to check the following sources of water leaks on a regular basis and contact a service company with any questions or concerns: Hot…

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Cleaning Up Water Damage

Cleaning up water damage must occur immediately to prevent  mold growth. It’s important to stop any type of water flow or leak as soon as possible. Remove pools of water and start drying the area to prevent additional damage. Move wet items to a dry room or area with lots of fresh air. Pull up…

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