In the hiring, planning, designing, and shopping for items for your remodel, you will make contact with a variety of people. When doing so, ask anyone you meet if they have any ideas on how you can save money on the home remodel. You will find that many salespeople will love to help you understand the differences between generic and designer products. Architects, designers and contractors have also learned how to save money through their many experiences in home remodeling. They will also likely share what they know. Remember to ask your neighbors and friends how they were able to save money on their remodeling projects. Look, too, on the internet for more ideas as to how you can begin to save money.