Declutter your home for the new year.

ORGANIZING TIPS FOR THE NEW YEAR Maintaining a clean and organized home can be a daunting task, but it’s essential for maximizing space and efficiency. Here are some tips to help you keep your home in top shape: 1. Start by assessing your storage needs and look for ways to declutter. This may involve getting […]

Aging in Place

HOW TO SAFELY AGE IN PLACE When it comes to aging in place, you need to make sure you are prepared. This includes everything from a support system to a safe and comfortable home. We want to make sure that your home is equipped with everything you need to live safely, including remodeling your home […]

Get Ready for Grilling Season

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GET READY FOR GRILLING SEASON Does your backyard BBQ grill look old, tired, and in need of an upgrade? Island Residential can help you get your outdoor space ready for those long weekends! We can help you build everything from a basic barbecue island to a full custom outdoor kitchen.  If you can dream it, […]

5 Reasons Why You Need a Barbecue Island

Pergola BBQ - Island Residential - Remodeling Contractor

5 REASONS WHY EVERY HOMEOWNER NEEDS A BARBECUE GRILL ISLAND Although we have summer type weather all year long in Hawaii, now’s the time you want to start thinking about the excitement and anticipating for outdoor events like barbecues and outdoor family gatherings. Homeowners like having custom BBQ grill islands installed in their backyards creating […]


Design-Build Contractor - Island Residential Remodeling Contractor

DESIGN-BUILD CONSTRUCTION PROCESS If you’re trying to find the fastest way to get your project built, the design-build method is an excellent choice. In this method, one firm serves as both the architect and general contractor, which means they take care of everything from conception to completion. Here are a few reasons you should consider […]


Homeowner Insurance - Island Restoration - Water Damage Restoration

WATER DAMAGE INSURANCE CLAIMS PROCESS When your home has water damage, it can be challenging to figure out how to file an insurance claim. You know you want to get your house repaired as soon as possible and get back to living your everyday life. Still, you’re worried about the process itself, which might be […]


Impressive Kitchen 1 - Island Residential Remodeling Contractor

PLANNING A KITCHEN REMODEL When it comes to remodeling your kitchen, you have many different options available, and deciding on the right one can be difficult. While price and time constraints are undoubtedly important factors, what’s more important than anything else is your personal preference and how your kitchen fits in with the rest of […]


Design-Build Team - Island Residential Remodeling Contractor

DESIGN-BUILD vs. DESIGN-BID-BUILD: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? You have probably heard of design-build and design-bid-build. But do you know the difference between the two? This post will show you what each one is and why you might choose one over the other for your next building project. What is Design-Build? The Design-Build method simply allows the […]


Hawaii Post and Pier Home - Island Residential Remodeling Contractor

INCREASE YOUR HOME’S VALUE Homeowners are always looking for ways to increase the value of their homes, which will help them later when they decide to sell their home or take out a home equity loan. Here are some ways you can increase the value of your home this year. Update the Kitchen If you […]


Exquisite Kitchen 4 - Island Residential Remodeling Contractor

UPGRADING COUNTERTOPS: QUARTZ vs. GRANITE Granite has been used in kitchens and bathrooms for years, and quartz has become increasingly popular recently. Which one should you choose? Read on to learn more about the pros and cons of both granite and quartz countertops, as well as an overview of their pricing, styles, and available colors […]