Bathroom renovations are great investments to the home because they can increase your home value, update fixtures and storage, and create a space that is aesthetically pleasing. The recent trend in bathroom renovations is to create a spa-like bathroom experience. This is often achieved through incorporating clean lines, luxury finishes, and a muted color palette. … Continue reading Bathroom Renovation Trend: Floating Vanities
While any home renovation project that adds value to your way of living is worth the investment, some projects may not be worth the money if your goal is to add resale value. Some of these projects might be priceless to certain homeowners; however, if you plan on moving within the next few years we … Continue reading 4 Home Renovation Projects That Don’t Increase Your Resale Value
Tub shower combos are great for those who like to indulge in the occasional bubble bath, or for those with a smaller bathroom. Recently, many homeowners have been foregoing the bathtub and have been replacing it with a walk in shower instead. This is a great option for those who don't use their bathtub. However, having … Continue reading Tub Shower Combo Ideas
Blue cabinets have been making a scene in kitchen designs recently. If you love the look of painted cabinets, it might be time to give blue a try. For many years white kitchen (and bathroom) cabinets has taken center stage in design trends. They are well known for their clean and classic appeal. White cabinets can help … Continue reading Kitchen Design Trend: Blue Cabinets
Exposed ceiling beams are a an interesting architectural feature that add a unique flair to any space. Have you been thinking of incorporating beams into your home decor, but you aren't sure if they will complement your design style? Ceiling beams are a popular home decor element in many homes today. They largely stem from … Continue reading Exposed Beams — Trend or Timeless?
Kitchens are the heart of the home. It is where you family comes to gather around and enjoy each others’ company. However, some kitchens do not have space for entertaining, or are not efficient for the homeowners. Kitchen remodels are one of the most popular remodeling projects today. Whether your building a new home, or … Continue reading Why You Need a Kitchen Island
According to globalworkplaceanalytics.com, telework has grown about 94.8% in for-profit companies from 2005-2014 and we don’t see that number slowing down anytime soon. As the number of telecommuter jobs increases, so does the demand for a home office. We briefly mentioned home office spaces in our previous blog post: More Living Space: 5 Great … Continue reading Tips to Update Your Home Office
Kitchens are the heart of the home, it is where you prepare your meals and where family comes to gather together. A kitchen remodel is a large investment; however, it can also have the most bang for your buck. Thus, kitchen remodels are becoming increasingly popular. According to Home Advisor, your kitchen remodeling budget will … Continue reading Kitchen Renovation: Granite or Quartz?
The 2017 Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year, Poised Taupe, is available in SW 6039. Photo: Sherwin-Williams Sherwin-Williams recently announced its Color of the Year for 2017: Poised Taupe. Susan Wadden, top color picker, describes this color as, “what happens when cool gray gets together with brown and has a baby.” What exactly is taupe? Taupe … Continue reading Why You Should Decorate With Taupe
After a very mild Spring, Summer is officially in full swing. In central Virginia, summertime typically comes with a triple-digit Heat Index and an outrageous electric bill. Here are a few tips to keep your home cool without putting the AC on full blast. 1. Open windows at night and keep blinds closed during the … Continue reading Tips to Keep Your Home Cool