The relationship between a homeowner and a professional is like any other relationship: the shared experience is affected by how both sides carry themselves. It is easy as homeowners to name the qualities we want in a professional, but what do professionals ask of us?
We asked our panel of experts to weigh in on what homeowners can bring to the table to ensure a smooth working relationship. Curious to see what they had to say? See the top five answers.

For our sixth Blog-Off, Kelly Fallis of Remote Stylist asked our panel of expert interior designers, contractors, realtors and green builders to weigh in.
We are compiling the information from our experts into a must-read article outlining the Do’s and Don’t’s of working with a home professional. As a preview to this article, we wanted to outline the top 5 comments from our experts.