News & Updates

Feb 28, 2017

Our weather has been unseasonabily mild and many of our customers are taking full advantage of that.  Are you needing a Pergola or a deck?  How about a covered porch or a 3 seasons room!  Now is the time to start planning these projects!  Please give us a call to set up a time when we could come look at your project!  Let us make your outdoor living plans a…

Jan 19, 2015

According to Remodeling Magazine, the average cost of a kitchen remodel is $56,768.  

Dec 18, 2014

According to Angie's List, some of the best remodeling projects for the winter months are:

  • Installing hardwood flooring

  • Insulation and weatherization

  • Basement finishing

The dry winter air sometimes makes these projects easier to do now.  Banks Remodeling can help you with all three!

Dec 4, 2014

Did you know that something as simple as cleaning out your gutters will help prevent an ice dam on your roof?

Nov 26, 2014

Banks Remodeling would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving!  

Nov 17, 2014

Join Banks Remodeling this weekend for the St. Jude Give thanks.  Walk.  On November 22nd at 9:15 in Uptown Normal, we will join more than 65 communities across the country participating in this annual fundraising event.  Check in begins at 8:00 a.m. and th walk kicks off at 9:15 a.m.

Oct 15, 2014

Switching your  ceiling fans to a clockwise rotation in the winter months makes the air warmer.  Warm air pooled near the ceiling is circulated back into living space by doing so.  Look for the switch near the base of your fan and save money on energy costs!

Sep 24, 2014

"Everyone we met who has worked with Josh had only the highest praise for the integrity and craftsmanship of Banks Remodeling"

~William and Judy Kummer

 

Want to read more about why Banks Remodeling should be your first choice?  See our "testimonials" tab above.

Sep 10, 2014

Did you know that Banks Remodeling stays active in our community?  We recently donated two football sleds to a local youth football team, the Bloomington Knockers.  We are always looking for ways to support our local community.  Have a great season Knockers!

Aug 20, 2014

Banks Remodeling will once again be sponsoring a team in the St Jude Give Thanks Walk.  The walk this year is on November 22, 2014. If you are interested in joining our team, register, send us your contact information, and we will provide you a t-shirt to wear on the day of the walk.

Jul 28, 2014

Please join us this Thursday at 4:00 for our ribbon cutting/open house.  We are celebrating our new location at 302 S. Lee St. in Bloomington.  Refreshments will be served and we would love to see all of our customers and friends!

Jul 11, 2014

Save the date!! July 31st we will be hosting our ribbon cutting/open house ceremony for our new location.  We would love to see all our clients (past and present).  Come see us at 302 S. Lee St. in Bloomington on July 31st at 4:00!

Jun 13, 2014

Have you checked out our new mobile app?  It is now easier to view our website and/or contact us from your phone!

Feb 12, 2014

Banks Remodeling will soon be launching a new mobile web site! You will be able to view everything from your mobile device. Once it is up and running, we will have more information.

Jan 29, 2014

The Home Show is just a little over a month away.  It will be held March 7-March 9 at the US Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington.  Stop by and check out the Banks Remodeling booth.  Mark your calendars!

Jan 8, 2014

It's not too early to start planning and scheduling your spring projects.  Browse our gallery for ideas to get you excited about warmer weather! Give Banks Remodeling a call for an estimate!

Dec 30, 2013

To our customers and to our many friends...we thank you for a successful 2013 and wish you a happy and healthy 2014!

Nov 8, 2013

Saturday, November 23, 2013 Banks Remodeling is once again sponsoring a team for the "St. Jude Give Thanks. Walk."  This event takes place in Uptown Normal and is a great family event.

Visit stjude.org to learn more or to donate to this wonderful cause.

Oct 21, 2013

We are getting into the cold months of winter.  Be sure to disconnect your garden hoses to prevent damage to your home!

Oct 9, 2013

Did you know that we are in the middle of fire prevention week?  Remember to check your smoke alarms.  Be sure they are working properly.

According to the NFPA, working smoke alarms cut the risk of dying in reported home fires in half!

Sep 30, 2013

Now that fall is here, it is time to prepare your home for cold weather.  These steps can help protect your investment:

  • Have your furnace inspected

  • Reverse ceiling fan to clockwise direction

  • Look for loose or missing shingles

  • Disconnect all garden hoses

  • Have fireplace inspected

Aug 16, 2013

Banks Remodeling  would like to welcome our newest employee Joe Harn.  Joe has an extensive remodeling background and is a great asset to our team.  Adding Joe will help us to better meet the needs of our clients.

Mar 1, 2013

The Bloomington Normal Home Show is quickly approaching.  This year, the Home Show is March 8th, 9th and 10th.  Stop by and see Banks Remodeling! We will be located in the Pepsi Ice Center portion of the show, booth 345.

Jan 14, 2013

Jan 14, 2013

Banks Remodeling will be sponsoring Big Brothers Big Sisters "Bowl For Kids Sake" this year. Please consider forming a team for this great organization in our community.

More information/registration can be found at : www.bbs.kintera.org.

 

See you there!

Dec 17, 2012

Demolition and painting are underway at 302 S. Lee St.

Nov 28, 2012

Banks Remodeling just purchased a new building!! We will be moving our office to 302 S. Lee St. in downtown Bloomington within the next few months. We are excited to begin the interior remodel and look forward to showing you our progress.  As always, we thank our customers for their loyalty and our continued success!

Apr 18, 2012

If you're looking to improve your business, a renovation may be just what you need.  Because there are so many options available to you, here are some suggestions to make sure that you find what you're looking for and are completely satisfied at the close of your project:

Don't settle for less than your dream.  There's no reason why you can't have what you want, as…

Apr 10, 2012

If you've never had home remodeling done before, or even if you have, there are probably a lot of things that you don't know. 

Here are a few interesting "did you knows" to get you started:

 

  • It's possible to remodel your kitchen with all "green" products.

  • Porcelain tile is denser and more durable than ceramic tile.

Apr 8, 2012

In recent years there seems to be a push towards simplicity in kitchen designs. Elegance, clean lines, and restraint are popular motifs.  Part of this is a push to go back to the days before the 2000's, when overly ornate kitches were the in thing and the design was meant to reflect a certain level of success by the home owner.  Emphasis was placed on innovation, accessories, and technology.

These…