Over the past several years, granite has always taken the lead in kitchen countertop materials. However, there is a newer, more popular, contender: quartz countertops. According to Kitchen and Bath Design News, "quartz is the most popular kitchen countertop material, and trending up. Granite, the second most popular countertop material, is trending down." Unlike granite countertops, … Continue reading Why You Should Consider Quartz Countertops For Your Kitchen Renovation
We all know that remodeling your bathroom is a great investment for your home. While bathroom renovations may be pricey, you can see a huge pay off and added value to your home if done correctly. Creating an aesthetically pleasing bathroom is all about choosing a working layout, selecting quality materials and appliances, and combining interesting textures, … Continue reading Bathroom Tile Trends for 2017
While they originated in ultra modern designs, waterfall countertops are rising in popularity in several design styles these days. They give off a sleek, clean, and contemporary appearance. However, are waterfall countertops just the latest trend? Or do we think they will stick around for a few years to come? Waterfall countertops can work beautifully on … Continue reading Are Waterfall Countertops Just a Fad?
According to HGTV, what you get back on what you spend on home improvement projects depends on several factors including "the value of your house, the value of houses in your immediate neighborhood, the housing market where you live, how soon you sell after making improvements, and the quality of the project itself." When planning … Continue reading Planning a Bathroom Renovation? Here’s How to Get Added Value
When assessing their home for upgrades, many homeowners hope to remodel their kitchen to create an open and inviting space. As you may have noticed, kitchens are not only used for cooking; kitchens have evolved to be part of the main entertaining space in the home. When planning a kitchen remodel, it is always helpful to … Continue reading Kitchen Remodel Tips to Help You Achieve Your Dream Kitchen
Lighting can dramatically change the look and feel of any room in the house. While most homeowners tend to focus on lighting in the kitchen or living room areas, the bathroom is a room of the house that requires lots of lighting. Good bathroom lighting is essential for your safety while showering, bathing, and grooming. Trying … Continue reading Lighting for a Bathroom Renovation
When considering a kitchen remodel, one of the most important components to consider are the appliances. Appliances range drastically in price and features. Additionally, the location of your appliances is a huge indicator of your overall cooking experience. Two appliances worth noting are the microwave and the oven. Photo: The Home Depot Love to entertain? Two words: Double. … Continue reading Love to Entertain? Consider the Microwave Combo Wall Oven
A home addition is a great way to add some much-needed square footage for your family. One of the factors that is not talked about as much in building a home addition is the heating and cooling of the new space. One solution would be to install a mini-split system. Mini-split systems, sometimes referred to as split … Continue reading Advantages of a Mini-Split System
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?
Have you been dreaming of remodeling your kitchen? Whether it be to create more space, update the look, or increase your home value, kitchen remodels are a great investment for your home. Here are 4 major components of a kitchen remodel: 1. Layout The layout of your kitchen is one of the most, if not the … Continue reading 4 Major Components of a Kitchen Remodel