Lyon Tales Blog

How to Choose the Right Contractor for You and Your Family created on 19-Aug-10 10:05

If you’re planning a major home renovation, kitchen reconfiguration, or master suite remodel here in the Kansas City area, Lyon Construction+Design, LLC offers the following tips on hiring a reputable contractor and setting realistic project expectations.

Tale of a General Contractor... Can't Live With Us, Can't Live Without Us?! created on 21-Jun-10 12:45

A clients' innocent comment recently made us realize we're not doing a great job of clarifying our place in the industry - or even the services we offer! Here's what she said when we were talking about the various jobs to be completed in and around her home related to an energy audit:

Words Work Wonders in the Client-Advisor Relationship created on 20-May-10 15:14

As a designer, I was re-reminded of a critical component of the client-advisor relationship when visiting my brother and his family in Denver recently for my nieces’ high school graduation.

Bathroom Design Trends created on 04-May-10 15:36

A colleague and I were recently invited to speak on the Karen Mills' ‘Living Large’ radio show. Susan Prestia of Interior Directions, who co-designed our bathroom in the KC Symphony Alliance Showhouse, and I attended the panel discussion - moderated by Karen Mills. The topic: Bathroom Design Trends. Here are a few observations I’ve noted from recent experiences, and from attending the National Kitchen and Bath Association annual tradeshow KBIS in Chicago a few weeks ago.

Lyon Kitchen Remodel created on 16-Feb-10 15:10

The Lyon kitchen remodel is in full swing. See photos and read about the progress.


 Thanks (Lyon Construction+Design)! Your Project Manager did an excellent job. I appreciate the way he stayed on the job until he finished. He is a very well organized man - a real pro! 

~B. B., Overland Park, KS