“This is guaranteed to save you money on your bathroom remodel.”
Slogan from numerous bathroom remodel contractor ads nationwide
“A budget is telling your money where to go instead of wondering where it went.”
— Dave Ramsey —
“Under Budget” are the sweetest words in any kitchen redesign.
Completing a major kitchen makeover under budget can feel like winning the design lottery.… Read the rest
Who knew that the COVID-19 Pandemic would also attempt to be a potential dream kitchen killer? As if we needed more confirmation, the Grim Reaper now has more positive qualities than the coronavirus.
The pandemic has spiked lumber prices by more than 200 percent since the good old pre-coronavirus days of early March 2020.… Read the rest
Risk (Noun) – A situation involving exposure to danger.
Nothing in life comes risk-free.
Hitting the snooze button to start the day chances you snoozing to work late.
Going to bed with your favorite football team down two touchdowns and out of timeouts with five minutes to play risks the chance of missing a highly improbable, but surely unforgettable comeback victory.… Read the rest
The year 2021, Veranda’s Lauren Wicks jokes, is “the year of the sanity-saving kitchen.” Long the heart and service engines of our homes, kitchens are now our home’s command center: a multi-functional super room for crafting meals, Zoom calls, marathon homework and study sessions and a comforting place to reconnect with greatly missed friends and family.… Read the rest
Today’s kitchen cabinets are so much more than just storage space.
Kitchen cabinets are stylistic, atmospheric and functionalistic statements of the heart of your home. Saying cabinets are just storage places is like saying a car is just a means of transportation and a song is just some non-descript melody you listen to.… Read the rest
The contemporary American kitchen does not stand still. Just like her country, she is constantly reinventing and bettering herself. Today, the American kitchen has more looks than a New York City fashion show runway and has become the ultimate multi-purpose room.… Read the rest
It happens out of the blue with eyes finally wide open. One day you walk into your small dainty, dusty powder bathroom and can hear it crying for help.
This always ready, always working friend of your family and guests looks older than Rip Van Winkle’s bathroom.… Read the rest
The new American home, COVID-19 style, is here.
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed every aspect of American life, from how we socialize, how we dine out and how we celebrate family events, milestones and holidays. The pandemic has also changed, possibly forever, the way we utilize and live in our homes.… Read the rest