TLC Gimme Shelter

T&K received national recognition as it made its first major television appearance on the Discovery Channel’s “Gimme Shelter II” program. Two of T&K’s projects were chosen to be featured on the show which delves into the realm of professional home remodeling by following contractors on the job. Camera crews followed us as we created a …

Remaining Comfortable During Remodeling

Home Remodeling can be very stressful project to many, and the owners and contractors at T&K Contractors in NJ aim to provide the most comfortable home remodeling experience for homeowners in New Jersey. It is very important to remember that during a home remodel, your home will need to be opened to various workers every …

Information on Radon

Radon is a radioactive, toxic and colorless gas that is naturally occurring. It is found in soil, rock and water throughout the U.S. and can create health issues for many. According to the EPA, “radon comes from the natural decay of uranium that is found in nearly all soils. It typically moves up through the …

How to Reduce My Heating Bill

While most people dream about ditching their utility companies and saving thousands of dollars each year on the cost of home heating, increasing numbers of homeowners are turning those dreams into reality by using wood furnaces and solar power to replace traditional sources of heat and electricity. Advances in solar power generation, outdoor wood furnaces …

Kitchen Remodeling Before and After

A kitchen remodeling or any one room remodeling project can make all the difference in how you view your home and when a client comes to us at T&K Contractors in NJ, we want to do everything we can to ensure their home remodeling dreams come true. For the particular client we are showcasing here …

Mold and Moisture

Mold and moisture can wreak havoc on your home, turning an otherwise healthy environment into a toxic environment that can also wreak havoc on your body with many health issues such as allergic reactions and respiratory problems. Mold is fungi that grow in the form of multi-cellular filaments that love wet, dark places, including those …

Granite Care and Maintenance

Granite countertops are the top of the line choice for your kitchen and bathroom, and as one of the strongest materials on the planet, natural stone granite offers more than just beautiful aesthetics. Granite is so strong, it only falls second to diamonds so technically, we can call it the diamond of home building and …

Protecting Your Family From Carbon Monoxide

Carbon Monoxide is a colorless, odorless and tasteless gas that is highly deadly in high quantities. It is a common gas excreted from un-vented kerosene and gas space heaters; leaking chimneys and furnaces; back-drafting from furnaces, gas water heaters, wood stoves, and fireplaces; gas stoves; generators and other gasoline powered equipment; automobile exhaust from attached …