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About Emprove, Inc.

We’re a collection of construction and tech industry leaders who are passionate about creative innovation. Our ambition is to fix the deep inefficiencies of the home improvement industry.

Emprove is a technology platform where home owners and contractors engage with one another on a mutually informed and transparent basis, providing clarity and market efficiency.

We empower home owners with interactive scope definition tools and dynamic cost estimates to initiate their projects with confidence. We service contractors by providing a free and efficient platform to submit cost proposals for projects that are well-defined, vetted, and ready to go!

STYLE IT
Our photos aren't just pretty... they're PrettySmart! As you select photos you like, they send costing information to our estimator, the most advanced budgeting tool in the residential design and construction industry.
Get instant and comprehensive project cost estimates for your home renovation project!
ESTIMATE IT
Don't believe it? Our estimator has real time pricing on virtually everything that goes into a home renovation... by zip code. If your first estimate isn't what you expected, you can just adjust materials and scope and watch the numbers change.
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GET IT DONE
When you're comfortable with your project details and estimate, we'll send it to at least three qualified contractors in your area. Review their preliminary pricing and select the pros to meet. After a site visit, your contractor can nail down a price.
FOR PROFESSIONALS
A new place to grow your business

PRICE TO THE MOST QUALIFIED CONSUMER IN THE MARKET FOR FREE

Project pricing briefs emailed directly to your inbox

No more wasted time and money cold calling!

Scope of work is comprehensive and listed by trade

The scope to price is clear and straightforward!

Consumer cost expectations set to local market rates

Sticker-shock is removed from the equation!


TIPS & IDEAS
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Home Improvement Made Easy for Realtors
April 18, 2019

Emprove is a great resource for realtors throughout the home selection process as well as a tool for obtaining and retaining clients. Consider these ways to use Emprove to build and sustain your real estate business.

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Homeowner’s Guide: How to Stain Wood Cabinets
March 23, 2019

If you’re looking to update your kitchen while sticking to a budget, learning how to stain wood cabinets is a smart way to do it. Newly stained cabinets can brighten any kitchen and is a great DIY project. Read on for the ins and outs.

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A Homeowner’s Guide to Pricing A Home Renovation Project
March 23, 2019

Dreaming of a gorgeous new kitchen or spa-like master bath? Turn those dreams into reality. Take inventory of your home’s renovation costs and price your project like a pro. Read on for six steps in project pricing.

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Meet the Team
James Noel
James Noel
CEO
My dream space:
Construction executive with 15+ years delivering large & highly refined projects on the contractor and owner sides.
Linda Lee
Linda Lee
COO
My dream space:
Software executive with expertise in growing 0-$500MM businesses. Built large machine-learning personalization products.
Andrew Pascal
Andrew Pascal
Chairman
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An accomplished leader who has founded & built businesses in the digital casino & leisure entertainment industries.
Ervi Bongso
Ervi Bongso
Principal Engineer
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Tonson Back
Tonson Back
UI/UX Artist
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Mike Gonzales
Mike Gonzales
Market Launcher
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JoAnne McCauley
JoAnne McCauley
Market Launcher
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Domini Noel
Domini Noel
Business Intelligence
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Iris Sin
Iris Sin
Interior Design Intelligence
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Kiwook Kwon
Kiwook Kwon
Engineer
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Sousuke Tanaka
Sousuke Tanaka
Engineer
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PRESS & MEDIA
Home Improvement Made Easy for Realtors
April 18, 2019

Emprove is a great resource for realtors throughout the home selection process as well as a tool for obtaining and retaining clients. Consider these ways to use Emprove to build and sustain your real estate business.

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Las Vegas startup CEO talks move from construction to tech
September 26, 2018

Entrepreneur James Noel is trying to make Las Vegas’ home improvement industry more efficient. Noel is CEO and co-founder of Las Vegas-based startup Emprove, a technology platform that connects homeowners with contractors who can provide cost estimates for home improvement projects READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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Online Service Aims to Provide Contractors with RFPs
July 19, 2018

“When it comes to selling jobs, educating consumers about what things actually cost is a big part of the hurdle. Most homeowners go through sticker shock when they find out what their remodeling project will actually cost. But what if homeowners came to contractors with a good understanding on the project scope and costs —…

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