Remodeling or building a home is expensive–there’s no way around that. If you want things done well, you have to spend money for a quality product. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t be budget-conscious and look for ways to save without compromising quality. To help homeowners figure out where it’s safe to cut financial corners, and where you should just absorb the cost, we asked our home industry experts for their advice. Here are some of their top comments, and some advice that can help you save money without cutting too many corners.