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CRESN rocks the Charlotte Home Show

28 Aug , 2012  

Andre Campos of CRESN (Carolina’s Stone, Marble & Granite, Inc.) happily mans the booth at the Southern Ideal Home Show

The CRESN membership joined forces to present a “one-stop” professional home services booth at the Southern Ideal Home Show here in Charlotte on Friday August 24 – Sunday August 26.

The booth, which included samples of the various members trades and services, also provided live demonstrations and tips on how to do home improvement tasks from properly hammering a shingle to correctly using a paintbrush.

The Southern Ideal Home Show is the largest fall event for homeowners to meet experts face-to-face for ideas, information and everything they need for building, remodeling, landscaping, decorating projects and more all in one place. ...read more!

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News and Tips

The true cost of cheap websites

6 May , 2011  

I don’t think a week goes by that we don’t get an inquiry where the client admits that they’ll go with the cheapest quote. A few days ago I had one such lead where I gave a ballpark price and the response was, “Oh, but apparently some people can do that job for $1500.” The fact of the matter is anyone claiming to be cheap isn’t going to be any good—and the staggering amount of people out their brazenly offering “cheap websites” only compound the problem, making people think if you’re paying the kind of rates a true professional would charge, you’re being ripped off. ...read more!

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