Author Archives: Skydell Contracting

About Skydell Contracting

Skydell Contracting provides home remodeling, renovations and additions in central New Jersey, including kitchen renovations, bathroom remodels, basement build-outs, insurance restorations, and handyman projects.

Turn an Outdoor Space into a Back Yard Oasis in 5 Steps

Creating an outdoor “destination” in your back yard not only adds more available living space and enjoyment of the outdoors, it can potentially add more value to your home. If you’ve got the vision, we can help you bring it … Continue reading

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Hottest Kitchen Remodeling Trends for 2017

Because kitchen remodels are one of our favorite projects, we love keeping on top of the latest trends. Richard has been eager to share some first-hand observations about what’s hot in kitchen remodeling these days—from appliance colors, drawers, and inventive backsplashes, … Continue reading

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Come to the Other (Skydell) Side…

When you think of Skydell, we hope you already think “best kitchen / bath / basement / porch / remodel / home addition / deck builder in the known universe.” 🙂 However, many of you aren’t aware that there’s a … Continue reading

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Five Tasks to Prepare your Home for Winter

Now that summer is winding down, it’s time to get your home ready for winter. We’ve gathered together a list of what we believe are the 5 most important things to do before the snow starts falling. If you can squeeze … Continue reading

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Remodeling and Your Home Value

Remodeling Magazine recently released their 2016 Cost vs. Value Report, containing the latest data on how much real estate experts estimate a home’s resale value will increase according to the 30 most popular home remodeling / improvement projects. Listed below are … Continue reading

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Three Bathroom Remodels in a Basking Ridge Home

So you want to turn this (on left), into this? (on right). We can help! Skydell loved helping this Basking Ridge family update three bathrooms in their home—a first floor powder room, a second floor hallway bathroom, and a major expansion … Continue reading

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Skydell Honored With Big50 Award

Richard Skydell, founder and owner of Skydell Contracting, has been selected by REMODELING magazine as one of the REMODELING Big50 companies—in recognition of his “exceptionally high standards for professionalism and integrity through exemplary business practices, craftsmanship, and impact in their … Continue reading

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