We wanted to share some insider knowledge and advice that we (as Realtors, Home Buyers and 3x Eichler Homeowners) consistently follow and strongly suggest to others who are contemplating either the purchase or sale of an Eichler Home ...Read More
While all homes require maintenance and repair, certain design elements of Eichler homes necessitate repairs or maintenance that is different than traditional homes. For instance:
The good news is that all of these Eichler repair 'challenges' can easily be overcome and addressed. The key to success is making sure that you are working with vendors or contractors that are familiar with the nuances of Eichler homes and have a good work history repairing or remodeling Eichler houses in your area.
For your convenience, this site features an Eichler Service Directory which features companies experienced in Eichler repair and remodeling. You can also find some general information regarding what to budget for common Eichler home repairs.
Last but not least, when it comes time to restore or remodel your Eichler home, don't forget to visit the picture and idea gallery for remodeling an Eichler Home. This gallery can give you some great inspiration for restoring or renovating your Eichlers exterior (Eichler Landscaping, Eichler Fencing, Eichler Atrium, Eichler House Numbers) as well as the interior (Eichler Lighting, Eichler Flooring, Eichler Interior Wall Paneling, Eichler Kitchens, Eichler Bathrooms, Eichler Window Treatments).