Industry Resources & Recognition
2021 Best of Houzz Design and Service Awards
Sea Pointe Construction continues to gain recognition in the remodeling industry. The design and build remodeling firm has been awarded the 2021 Best of Houzz Design and Service Awards for the 8th year in a row! Houzz is a major platform of an online community in the field of architecture, interior design, decorating, landscaping design, and home improvement. It is an honor to hold this award on a platform sharing services with over 17 million users.
Sea Pointe Construction on KTLA News
Sea Pointe Construction has reached millions of television viewers in homes throughout SoCal with a feature on local news station, KTLA Channel 5 News. The design/build firm is grateful to give back to the Orange County community by donating and building cabinets at Thomas House Shelter in Garden Grove. In addition, Sea Pointe has collected furniture donations and food for Thomas House November Food Drive for residents committed to achieving permanent housing through the program. Watch the full news segment here.
Qualified Remodeler’s Top 500 list 2020
Sea Pointe Construction continues to climb to new levels of recognition and success. Qualified Remodeler Magazine announces Sea Pointe lands on the nation’s Top 500 Remodelers at position #146. This puts Sea Pointe Construction in the top 2% of all remodelers in the nation with one location in Orange County, Ca.
Orange County Register Best Kitchen/Bath Remodeling Specialist
For the fourth year in a row, Sea Pointe Construction has been voted the “Best Kitchen/Bath Remodeling Specialist” by Orange County residents! Sea Pointe Construction is always striving to not only bring our clients dream remodels to life, but to also provide a level of unsurpassed quality and service. Sea Pointe Construction is honored to be named the Best Kitchen/ Bath Remodeling Specialist in Orange County.
Qualified Remodeler Magazine – Top 500 List
Sea Pointe Construction has climbed to number 148 on Qualified Remodeler’s Top 500 list! Comprised annually, this list is the original ranking of the nation’s largest remodeling firms. An enormous congratulations to the Sea Pointe Construction team & a gigantic thank you to our amazing clients. To read the full article, click here click here.
Remodeling Magazine’s Top 550 List
Sea Pointe Construction has climbed to number 46 on Remodeling Magazine’s Top 550 List! Comprised annually, the 2018 Remodeling 550 List ranks the nation’s leading companies within the home improvement industry. An enormous congratulations to the Sea Pointe Construction team & a gigantic thank you to our amazing Orange County clients! For more information, click here.
Remodeler’s Magazine Top 550 List
Sea Pointe Construction has climbed to number 41 on Remodeling Magazine’s Top 550 List! Comprised annually, the 2018 Remodeling 550 List ranks the nation’s leading companies within the home improvement industry.
An enormous congratulations to the Sea Pointe Construction team & a gigantic thank you to our amazing Orange County clients!
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Remodelers Advantage “MVP”
Chris Jay – Honored as Most Valuable Professional Chris Jay, Sea Pointe Construction’s Production Manager and member of the Remodelers Advantage Production Management Group, has been honored as this year’s “Most Valuable Professional”. As the remodeling industry’s most comprehensive organization for remodeling professionals, the Remodelers Advantage group is dedicated to helping remodeling professionals grow ever-more successful while creating an efficient working environment. For more information, click here
Small Spaces With Huge Impact
Stunning Design Solutions for Secondary Spaces When it comes to residential remodeling, homeowners tend to prioritize kitchens, living spaces and master suites above their homes smaller or secondary spaces. Seeing as the larger spaces are the most frequented by family, friends and houseguests; this remodeling mindset is not unwarranted. On the same hand, dream kitchens should never come at the expense of powder bathroom design. The Sea Pointe Construction team believes that spaces, both big and small, deserve the same attention to detail. To read the full article, click here
Residential Remodeling Survival Guide
We’ve all heard the remodeling horror stories, right? From the “my contractor tore out my kitchen then disappeared for two weeks!” to the “there is dust everywhere!”; our team of specialists at Sea Pointe Construction are well aware of such residential remodeling mishaps and employ strategic processes to avoid them. To read the full article, click here
Qualified Remodeler’s Top 500 list
Sea Pointe Construction has climbed to number 182 on Qualified Remodeler’s Top 500 list! Comprised annually, this list is the original ranking of the nation’s largest remodeling firms.
An enormous congratulations to the Sea Pointe Construction team & a gigantic thank you to our amazing clients.
To read the full article, click here
Showroom Showcase – Sea Pointe Construction
As a fully licensed and insured remodeling company, Sea Pointe Construction prides itself on being reliable, trustworthy and reputable. Lauren Mills, Director of Sales & Marketing, believes it’s these qualities that set the company apart from its competition. Orange County, California spans close to 1,000 square miles and is home to more than 3 million people.
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Small, Segmented Kitchen Takes a Load Off
The goal of this project for Dave Eslinger of Sea Pointe Construction in Irvine, CA was to create a great entertaining space and take advantage of the existing Southern California view, previously blocked from the segmented kitchen. However, in expanding the kitchen and integrating it into the living space, Eslinger faced a large challenge… To read the full article, click here
Time Conscious & Budget Focused Remodeling
Home remodeling projects are typically a large investment of not only money, but time. The most important thing you can do when considering a remodel is planning your project from start to finish. If a kitchen remodel is not planned upfront, you can easily become overloaded with stress throughout the process. Below are some tips and tricks we share with our clients during the planning phase to help make their projects more manageable. To read the full article, click here
Pro Remodeler 40 Under 40
Sea Pointe Construction’s very own Chris Jay has been honored as one of Professional Remodeler Magazine’s 40 Under 40! The 40 Under 40 is Pro Remodeler’s annual look at the remodeling industry’s future—its most innovative, most impressive young professionals.
Thank you, Pro Remodeler Magazine & Congratulations Chris Jay!
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The Irvine Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Irvine area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.
A GUIDE THROUGH THE ESSENTIALS When it comes to bathroom remodels, most people hold steadfast to their utilitarian mind-set. Functionality should be absolutely top of mind while considering changes to a bathroom, but pairing that functionality with just the right amount of design is how you create a comfortable bathroom retreat. To read the full article, click here.
BRINGING THE OUTDOORS IN
With summer in full swing and people celebrating the wonderful weather here in Southern California many homeowners are interested in bringing the outdoors in with a bi-folding door system. To help expand your indoor/outdoor experience with a door system, we’ve put together a list of things to consider, as well as the design process you can expect.
#2016 KITCHEN TRENDS The fact is the kitchen is the heart of every home. You’ve placed the chips and dip on the family room coffee table and created a beautiful centerpiece for the dining room, but still, whenever family and friends come over, everyone congregates in the kitchen. Because of this, a kitchen incorporated into a “great room” had become the most asked for remodeling project in Orange County. To read the full article, click here.
HOW TO PLAN NOW FOR YOUR POST-HOLIDAY PROJECT
Modern design, splashes of color, transitional or traditional? Have you been envisioning your kitchen remodel for years, but continue to put it off? Home remodeling projects can be time consuming and stressful, but with advanced planning and the help of professionals the process can be fun and enjoyable. With the holidays around the corner, you should start planning now ensure a smooth remodeling process in early 2016.
PLAN NOW FOR A REMODEL NEXT YEAR! The answer is pre-planning. Use the holiday season to pay extra attention to how you entertain. Do you and your guests spend most of your time in the kitchen? Would you prefer the kitchen to have a separate prep space, or be open to the family room allowing everyone to be together? Where exactly in the kitchen do your guests stand? To read the full article, click here.
KEY TIPS TO REMEMBER WHEN CONSIDERING A ROOM ADDITION PROJECT
As the summer hear remains stagnant, so does the real estate market. Over the last six months, home prices have been fat and sale volumes low. The market’s pattern has created a new “normal” that includes low demand and even lower inventory resulting in low sales numbers.
ROOM ADDITIONS: ADDING HOUSE TO YOUR HOME If you’re an “Orange Countian” then you probably decided to live here because you couldn’t think of many reasons why you wouldn’t. We have temperate weather, gorgeous beaches, plenty of outdoor adventures, hundreds of restaurants to explore and great communities to call home. However, with more than 700,000 families residing in Orange County we are the second-most densely populated county in the state, second only to San Francisco. To read the full article, click here.
CELEBRATING YOUR HOME: PRESERVING YOUR BIGGEST ASSET For most Orange County residents, our home is our largest investment asset and more often than not, we neglect our most prized possession. As your home celebrates yearly anniversaries, there are certain maintenance duties that if done correctly and in a timely manner can increase your home’s value and eliminate some unexpected costs down the road. To read the full article, click here.
A home renovation typically comes with clouds of plaster dust and piles of construction debris. Is it all worth it?
Yes, if the remodeling project ultimately makes life easier and more beautiful. But maybe not when it comes time to sell.
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FACT IS THE KITCHEN IS THE HEART OF EVERY HOME. You’ve placed the chips and dip on the family room coffee table and created a beautiful centerpiece for the dining room, but still whenever family and friends are over, everyone congregates in the kitchen. Because of this, a kitchen incorporated into a great room has become the most asked for remodeling project in Orange County. That being said, many homeowners don’t know where to start when planning a kitchen remodel and are unaware of all the decisions that will have to be made. To read the full article, click here.
As all of us know, the remodeling market is not what it was five years ago. There is a new normal in the sales world and no longer can you get clients excited about products before proving yourself an expert and establishing rapport. To get clients on board, your sales tactics must start by offering your expertise and experience, not the products you deliver. Communicating the right messages and tailoring them to your firm’s capabilities, not the dollar figure the end of your contract, will seal the deal. To read the full article, click here.
To create a healthy home you need to stay on top of your home’s maintenance. Living in Southern California, we’re spoiled though we don’t find ourselves having to shovel snow, worry about ice dams or stressing over super-sized hurricanes. However, many homeowners are still neglect important annual maintenance around their home. Dedicating time to your most valuable investment will save you money, agony and inconvenience in the long run.
To read the full article and see the list of suggested maintenance tasks, click here.
What flooring do Floridians prefer? A survey of builders shows how tastes in finishes vary by region. Nationwide, granite is still rock-solid, and carpet keeps its footing; outdoors, high praise for the versatility of poured concrete.
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Planning a Re-Design? Sea Pointe Construction’s President, Andrew Shore suggests remodeling projects that will increase the value of your home resulting in the most bang for your buck. Keeping the homeowner in mind, he put together a list of five remodeling projects for the readers of Coto de Caza Quarterly and theLadera Ranch Magazine such as expanding a bathroom, replacing your garage door and more.
To read the full article and the rest of his residential remodeling suggestions, click here.
In the July edition of Qualified Remodeler Andrew Shore, president and owner of Sea Pointe Construction, admits that just like 80 percent of his clientele, he too is a baby boomer and that as his generation ages they need to be prepared to modify their home to help ensure they can stay there as long as possible. After having multiple Sea Pointe staff members became Certified Aging In Place Specialists the design/build firm has seen a 50 percent increase in Universal Design projects establishing them as an Aging-In-Place leader in the Orange County area.
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Andrew Shore, president and owner of Sea Pointe Construction, was featured in the OC Metro’s July cover story discussing the growing number of baby boomers in Orange County and how they can prepare their home for what’s ahead. Nobody wants to admit they’re getting older, even though they may find they need simple changes to their homes to make getting around easier, says Shore. He gives examples for those that are committed to aging in place suggesting that single story homes work best when achy knee joints make stair climbing painful and multifunctional designs like microwaves built into a drawer that slide in and out can lower the risk of scalds and burns.
To read the full article, The Graying of O.C. click here.
Senior Editor, Mark Newman, of Remodeling Magazinereached out to Andrew Shore, president and owner of Sea Pointe Construction, to get his insight on Universal Design in today’s marketplace and the best ways to incorporate Aging In Place concepts into residential remodeling projects. Andy goes on to discuss the importance of planning while in the design stage and making each project individualized.
To read the full article, Lifelong Design click here.
Sea Pointe Construction has established partnerships to help the remodeling firm promote lifelong clients and vendors. President and owner, Andrew Shore, was interviewed by Qualified Remodelermagazine to get his takes on the advantages of these partnerships and his advice for other contractors who are trying to create lasting relationships.
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Andrew Shore was quoted in Qualified Remodelerand For Residential Pros.comcommenting on the remodeling design workshops Sea Pointe Construction organizes and hosts throughout the year. Each month the design/build firm holds a Remodeling 101 educational seminar in a different city within Orange County, Calif. The workshops help homeowners to understand key design and construction basics before starting their dream kitchen remodel, bathroom remodel, room addition or whole home refresh.
Andrew Shore, President of Sea Pointe Construction a design + build firm, discusses how Sea Pointe Construction boosts referrals and the significance of customer satisfaction in the January edition of Qualified Remodeler Magazine. Andrew also talks about the importance of developing lasting relationships and servicing loyal clients.
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