Instructor: Bonnie Prinse
Credit Hours: 1.00

Approval Number: 0609401
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Course Description

This course is part of a series of courses and certification on the Conflict-Free Home Remodeling Process. The courses were written by Stephen Gidus and the remodeler certification is offered through REMODology, LLC. REMODology Part I - Get Paid for Your Time, describes techniques that allow the contractor to get paid for their time every step of the way and feeling comfortable doing it. Getting paid not just for the Construction phase but also the Pre Construction phase; including the first site visit to the prospective client's home


  • Why remodelers should get paid
  • Doing the homework
  • Why remodelers give time away
  • When you get paid amazing things happen
  • The process driven remodeler
  • Why a process?
  • Creating a remodeling process
  • Conflict-free home remodeling
  • How everyone benefits

Course Objectives

Upon completion of the course, Florida contractors will understand:

  • why remodelers should get paid for their Pre Construction time
  • reasons why Pre Construction work gets done but the remodeler does not get paid
  • why remodelers give their time away
  • the benefits of getting paid for your time
  • why a remodeling process is necessary
  • the overview of The Conflict-Free Home Remodeling

Instructor Bio

Ms. Prinse holds a BS Degree in Environmental Studies from Eckerd College and has pursued master degree studies in Aquatic Zoology at the University of South Florida. She has written scientific portions of impact statements for wetland/upland land delineation, endangered species studies, and water quality testing while employed with a civil engineering and architectural firm in Tampa, FL. Her experience in environmental studies and new construction lend itself to documentary film making, particularly environmental stories that have taken her to the Amazon in Peru and to Costa Rica. Most recently her involvement with earthen construction projects led to a video production showcasing the benefits of building “green.”

Other Approvals

Louisiana Residential Contractor (LSLBC): CILB-0609401
Pinellas County Construction Licensing Board (PCCLB): 0609401
Oregon Construction Contractors Board (CCB) - Commercial: BM009
General Education: PACE-RM1-265