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Collom Construction Inc. is a full-service construction and remodeling company in San Diego. Be it new construction, kitchen remodeling, room addition or outdoor living space design, we manage the projects in their entirety, while committing to meet our clients’ desires and needs.

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Our Mission

At Collom Construction, our mission is to provide our clients with a finished product that allies quality and craftsmanship and is delivered in a timely manner. Home remodeling is disruptive and intrusive to people’s lives; we strive to make the process as efficient as possible. Our goal is to offer a favorable experience working with a contractor. Collom Construction wants every client to be 100% satisfied.

Our Values

All our clients are treated with professionalism, courtesy and respect. We pride ourselves on reliability, skill and regard for people’s home. Our results are of such quality that clients trust us repeatedly. See what our clients say about us

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"The keys to a successful remodeling project are knowledge, inspiration and collaboration with your contractor."

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Our Services

Home Construction

Home Construction

At Collom Construction, we have the experience and resources required to fully execute construction projects.

From a room addition to expand living or entertainment space or second story addition to accommodate a growing family, to your vision of a new home on a land that is still bare, we manage the mission from start to finish with rigorous preparation. More on Home Construction

Home Remodeling

Home Remodeling

The kitchen is the heart of the home, where we gather and exchange the stories of the day, share chores and enjoy meals. As such, the space sustains serious foot traffic and manipulations. It also needs to be practical and easy to use.

We accompany you to combine design and function and have the resources to address all your needs: appliances and where to optimally place them in the room; kitchen cabinets needs to fit all your utensils and kitchenware; counter-top material for kitchen and bathroom. We can also provide a lighting design that will both enhance the room and improve your working space. More on Home Remodeling

Outdoor Living Space

Outdoor Living Space

Our beautiful San Diego weather means we are spending as much time outside as inside and our outdoor living space services and ideas.

The living and dining rooms are moving outside. The outdoors become a real part of the house and are treated with comfort and style in mind. More on Outdoor Living Spaces

Bonus Services

Bonus Services

By entrusting your remodeling project or new construction to Collom Construction, you benefit from an array of bonus services designed to ensure successful completion and transparency. From the pre-construction phase to construction management and in-house electrical design, we insist on rigorous preparation and careful selection of our construction partners. More on Bonus Services

Can Your Garage Become A Kitchen Extension ?

Has your space become so small you feel you need a kitchen extension? There is a room that you can use to expand: your garage. Garages used to be a place to park vehicles, right? It seems that it’s less and less a parking space and more an extension of the house, kitchen, playroom or well outfitted laundry area...A few extra square feet that make a big difference.

Why would you need a kitchen extension ?

Your vehicle is almost all the time parked in your driveway, your garage has become the dreaded “clutter room” where objects seem to disappear, never to be seen again. At the same time your kitchen seems to be running out of space, because of a growing family, or because you are becoming a better “chef”.
Now you can have it both ways: an uncluttered garage and a kitchen extension. Besides, you don’t have to use all of the space; just a little, just some, just enough.

What to consider before your garage can become a kitchen extension

If yours is a two-car garage, you can still keep half of it for either parking or storage (or workshop) and use the other half for a kitchen extension.
A two-car garage is about 600 square feet... Imagine what you can do with half of that! Remember that your car may not like being out in the elements, especially the paint. Or you may need to store gardening tools, so maybe keeping part of the garage is a better option for you.

What is involved in your kitchen extension ?

With your garage, you already have foundations, walls and roof which makes it a lot less expensive than a full room addition. Depending on how many square feet you are going to use, your budget will be different. What exactly will you want?

- Extra kitchen cabinets, in which case you only need storage
- A wet bar
- Extra sink and or a washer and dryer
- Refrigerated chamber
- A breakfast nook

What you have to consider doing no matter what

- Insulate the walls, ceiling and floor (for this you need to raise the floor height)
- Bring heating and air conditioning
- Upgrade your electric system
- Replace the garage door by an entry door or patio door and possibly add windows
- Upgrade your plumbing in order to bring water into the space if needs be
- Never forget to check the ventilation system
- Build up a partition (with access door to the part of the garage you are keeping as is)

All of these projects are (advanced) DIY but even though you are using an existing space, you might need the help of a building contractor. Not only will they keep your space up to code, especially if you have to upgrade your electrical and plumbing and apply for permits, they will also give you advice on how to make the best use of the area for your kitchen extension. Whether you want to use all the space or only part of it, taking advice from a professional is always a wiser choice.

As a full-service construction and remodeling company in San Diego, Collom Construction possesses the resources necessary for a successful project. They deliver products of quality craftsmanship and work with you to meet your needs and respect your budget.

Give them a call today to set up an appointment for a free quote.

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