Kitchen Bathroom & Home Remodeling Solutions

Steve Shinn Certified Remodeler Kitchen Bathroom & Home Remodeling

Steve Shinn, Certified Remodeler

Don’t call us unless you are ready to consider that your kitchen bathroom or home remodeling project is worth working with more that the usual remodeling contractor. All remodelers are not created equal! A contractor cannot be chosen properly by three bids and taking the middle one. If you would like talented help realizing your remodeling dream from all aspects of design to complete construction we could be your remodeler.

At Homework Remodels, we want to make your dreams a reality. With our help, your next home remodeling project won’t just revitalize your kitchen or bathroom—it will transform it into your ideal living space.

Transform Your Whole Home

When you call on the team at Homework Remodels, you can count on us to work with your ideas, your style, and your current layout to create a one-of-a-kind kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, or living room. We can restore your entire home so it meets current building standards, or we can breathe new life into a single outdated room with our kitchen bathroom & home remodeling creativity..

To see examples of our past home remodeling work, browse our projects gallery.

Discover Our Design Process

We want you to feel completely satisfied with our work from start to finish. To ensure you stay comfortable, we’ll discuss your initial thoughts and concerns during your first phone call, and we’ll gladly answer any questions you have about our services.

From there, we’ll schedule a convenient time to visit your home and learn about your lifestyle and tastes. Once we understand more about you, we can help you preliminary concepts that fit your budget and your wishes. Kitchen bathroom & home remodeling is not a commodity like a car. It is a creative process that must be created based on your desires and the creative abilities of our design and remodeling team.

Feel free to visit our design page to learn more about our process.

Call Steve for a Consultation for

Kitchen Bathroom & Home Remodeling Solutions

Can’t wait to start on your next home remodeling project in the Metro Phoenix, AZ, area? Call us at 602-478-5102.


Featured Projects


Open Concept Kitchen
Luxury Packed Kitchen Renovation
Kitchen Made For Entertaining
Updated Mid Century Modern Kitchen
Expanded Kitchen
Historic Makeover
Accessible Bathroom Remodeling
Willo Historic District Remodeling
Modern Makeover
Hacienda Kitchen
Child-Friendly Bathroom
Insurance Restoration
Mother-in-Law Home Addition
HGTV Featured Modern Kitchen
Outdoor Makeover
Open Concept Galley Kitchen
ForzaStone Shower Panels
Hacienda Style Guest Bathroom Remodel
Fireplace Remodel with Stacked Stone
Galley Kitchen


Anyone can call themselves a remodeling contractor. NARI certifications give you an assurance of true professionalism and ethics in your choice of your remodeling professional.

NARI is the nation’s leader in promoting ethics and education in the remodeling industry. The NARI certifications program has raised the professional standards of the entire industry by ensuring that your choice of professional remodeler meets the highest standards of remodeling professionalism.

Homework Remodels supports NARI’s standards and promotes NARI certifications and education to their entire staff. We believe that if more remodeling companies invested in NARI certifications training there would be way less homeowner disappointments and financial issues caused by hiring craftsmen that may say the right things, have basic building skills, offer attractively priced bids, but lack everything from basic accounting and estimating skills to the design and remodeling expertise necessary for today’s high-performance home additions, upscale kitchen remodeling, and quality bathroom remodels.

NARI Certifications are one of the very few ways you can be assured that your remodeling project is being handled by properly educated professionals.

The Certified Remodeler designation is awarded by NARI to remodelers across the country that have invested the time and energy to take the extensive training and testing in all aspects of residential remodeling. Subjects include in depth study of professional remodeling business practices including accounting and estimating, building science for home additions and practice aspects of kitchen remodeling and bathroom remodels.

Many licensed remodelers are proficient at the various aspects of kitchen remodels and bathroom remodeling without being fully competent at the in depth business aspects that can make all the difference in the successful completion of your home addition, kitchen remodel, bathroom remodeling experience. Poor business practices including estimating, accounting and budgeting are not always obvious, but they are at the root of many remodeling horror stories. The NARI CR designation assures you that the professional that you hire to customize your home has been trained tested and designated as one of the best-trained remodelers in the country.

The Certified Kitchen & Bath Remodeler designation is awarded by NARI to a select group of professional kitchen and bathroom remodeling experts after extensive training and testing in all aspects of kitchen remodeling and bathroom remodels. The curriculum includes professional business practices that ensure that your kitchen and bathroom remodeling professional is knowledgeable in all aspects of proper business accounting, cost estimating, as well as all of the science and practical aspects of designing and remodeling your kitchen or bathroom.

Your Certified Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeler will be able to do way more than change out kitchen cabinets or bathroom tile showers. They will have extensive training in all of the subtle aspects of kitchen remodeling and bathroom remodels that make the difference between an ordinary or an extraordinary kitchen or bathroom remodel.

The Universal Design Certified Professional designation is awarded to select remodeling professionals that have dedicated themselves to master the science behind beautifully remodeling your home in a way that will accommodate your entire families functional needs. Blended families of differing ages and family members with special accessibility issues are just two of the reasons to value universal design. This is true especially in kitchen remodeling and bathroom remodels.

Your Universal Design Certified Professional will focus on creating a beautiful home as they create a totally functional living space. Their expertise will work beautifully for home additions, master suites, kitchen remodels or bathroom remodeling for family members with differing accessibility needs.

The Green Certified Professional designation signifies that your professional remodeling expert has invested in an extensive education in all aspects of building science and the practical aspects of eco-friendly remodeling practices. Everyday kitchen remodeling and bathroom remodels involve a lot of tear-out. Recycling of reusable items is a major way to keep items out of landfills as well as benefit charitable organizations.

Both Kitchen remodeling and bathroom remodels involve the use of numerous items that can save water and energy. Home additions including master suite additions especially benefit from your professional remodelers knowledge of building science. This knowledge will include everything from proper building construction, insulation needs, window performance needs, and air conditioning performance requirements. Your Green Certified Professional will have a balanced perspective in all of the various aspects that effect energy conservation and eco-friendly remodeling practices. Call us with your questions of any aspect of building performance, kitchen remodeling, and bathroom remodeling.

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Remodel FAQ


This list of frequently asked general remodeling questions was put together to help you in your discovery phase of your remodel planning.

There are hundreds of decisions to be made during your remodel design phase. Our focus is to make this process as painless as possible for all of our design and remodeling clients.


We would be happy to meet with you to discuss your project. During that meeting we can share preliminary ideas for your remodel and give you an estimate of the budget range you are in.

We make practice of starting with a design phase with almost all of our clients. We find that it ensures the best ultimate remodel with the fewest issues for everyone concerned.

Yes. We always start with our design phase. It ensures that we create the best overall plan that will be balanced with a budget that works for you. By investing the time that it takes to consider all of the details including their impact on your project’s budget, it greatly reduces the likelihood of costly surprises.

We do charge for the work we do to design remodels. Our design fee ranges from $500 to $5,000. We will discuss the charges with you when we meet for your free consultation and budget range evaluation.

Yes, once you have paid for it, you can keep it.

We usually start by asking you questions about how you and your family use your bathroom, kitchen or other living space you want remodeled. We need to know what works for you and what doesn’t. If you have a wish-list, please share that. For example, if you have gathered online photos of bathrooms you admire, we would like to see them. Our goal is to see your home and your project through your eyes. Once we do this, we can add our expertise to the mix to develop the design project for you.

Yes we do! Please Click Here to learn more about our financing program and to apply.

Many people have installed beautiful wood floors in their kitchens with excellent results. Standing water can be an issue, but normal kitchen activity is no problem. There are also automated water shut off valves that can be installed in your kitchen and laundry room that will shut off the water supply in the case of a leak in an appliance such as a dishwasher.

The AZ ROC is Arizona’s construction licensing regulatory agency. Per Arizona State Statute, all contractors must be licensed to perform any type of construction work or litigation (unless covered by the Handyman Exemption). A business license in NOT the same as a contracting license. By not hiring a licensed contractor, you run the risk of being scammed and not having recourse should there be a problem with your project. Homework Remodels is appropriately licensed and carries the required insurance, workers compensation and bonds. Click Here to view our AZ ROC License.

Yes, upon request we will provide contact information for clients whom have had similar projects completed.

Universal Design incorporates elements so that all people in a single household can utilize the same amenities such as sinks, countertops, cabinets, etc. This is a popular concept for multi-generational families living in the same household, or people with various levels of physical ability.

It depends on the size and length of your project and whether your pets can handle the disruption of their favorite napping spots. We have found that most of our clients do not need to board their pets (sometimes their spouse, though).

We minimize disrupting your life as much as possible. Most of our clients remain in their home during the process.
We typically work between 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. However, we can accommodate most schedules if that time-frame does not work for you.

No. We remodel homes for people whose primary residences are out of state. We can keep you apprised of the progress of your project via videos and photos. Click Here to view a sample video.

If your home was built before 1978, it is highly likely that lead paint was used. We will conduct an analysis before the project begins to determine the levels and appropriate remedy.

Homework Remodels is an EPA Lead Safe Certified Firm. That means our crew has been trained by the EPA to diagnose and remove lead paint in accordance with their safety standards. Click Here to learn more.

You may sell them online, yard sale or donate them. However, many of our clients donate their usable items to Stardust Building Supplies. This non-profit organization resells them to assist homeowners living on a fixed income and are struggling to maintain their homes. Items can be dropped off at any of their three Valley locations or they will pick them up. Either way, you will receive a taxable donation receipt. Click Here to learn about Stardust Building Supplies.

Yes, we do if it is within our scope of work and license. If it is out of our area of expertise, we can provide you with a good referral.

We serve homeowners in Phoenix and the surrounding communities of Scottsdale, Tempe, Chandler, Ahwatukee, Gilbert, Glendale and Mesa. If you are looking for an experienced, trusted and certified remodeler, we invite you to contact us for all your home improvement needs.


As a full-service design, build, remodeling contractor, let Homework Remodels update your home’s bathrooms or create an entirely new bathroom or master suite for you.

For additional remodel questions email Steve at:

We will be glad to answer any questions or come to your home to answer questions and preview your upcoming remodeling project.

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