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The Farrell Company is a father-andson remodeling and restoration team that has been in business for thirty years. The company serves some of the pricier communities in the San Francisco Bay Area, and grosses $1.1 to $1.2 million a year. Ten to 20 percent of this figure is for demolition. Because demolition is such a significant part of remodeling, The Journal of Light Construction asked son Steve Farrell how the company goes about this time-consuming, but vital, part of the business. Preparing For The Job JLC: How do you prepare customers for the disruption a major demolition brings? Farrell: During a preconstruction meeting, I educate clients about what will happen and I try to paint a worst-case scenario. I warn them that