Slicing money off your home renovation project’s budget can feel like trying to squeeze water from a stone, like trying to jump straight to the Major Leagues from your co-ed rec league softball team and trying to compel a screaming two-year-old to stop shouting “No” in a crowded supermarket line.… Read the rest
Doing Homework Essential To Finding The Right Person For Your Home’s Remodel Project
Selecting the right contractor can sometimes feel like picking someone out of a lineup while blindfolded, finding the perfect needle in a stack of needles and, when all else fails, hopefully throwing darts at a dartboard.… Read the rest
When it comes to stunning kitchen redesigns, size doesn’t always matter.
For would-be renovators afraid they can’t successfully reinvent their kitchen due to its limited size, we have good news. A kitchen doesn’t have to be 200 square feet to be successfully re-imagined into a striking, contemporary home centerpiece.… Read the rest
Not even the great Julia Child could cook in the dark. Without the proper lighting, no chef can cook at their best, and no kitchen can truly come alive.
“As the heart of a home, kitchens have different lighting needs than other rooms,” Deering Hall tells Forbes.… Read the rest
The floor is the stylistic foundation of every kitchen. The last thing any kitchen renovator wants is to have a “blah” floor muting the wow factor of their new dream kitchen.
In 2019, no one should have to go with a Plain Jane or Average Joe-looking floor.… Read the rest
The Great American Kitchen is ever evolving, and 2019 promises to be an innovative, yet traditional year for the modern kitchen.
Kitchen trends can be stylistically fickle, but by and large, they are mostly spot-on blueprints and maps to designing a contemporary kitchen, that as My Domaine’s Gabrielle Savoie says, “will last at least a decade or two.”
“(Kitchen trends) are invaluable,” Savoie writes.… Read the rest
The future of the American kitchen is so bright, even the Jetsons are having a hard time keeping up.
Tomorrow’s innovative features of the 21st century kitchen are arriving faster than even Da Vinci could foresee them. Breakthroughs in American kitchen design are coming so fast that tomorrow has become today.… Read the rest
Experts warn: Don’t launch any remodel without doing due diligence and homework
Before you lift one piece of tile, make one hammer hit to a wall or even remove the bathroom mirror, make sure you’ve done your bathroom renovation homework.
For as many a renovator can tell you from hard experience, you don’t want to discover you missed something big after investing $10,000 or more into a remodel of your master bath.… Read the rest
Your workhorse microwave, a priceless gift from your beloved Aunt Edna from Christmas 2003.
Your trusty General Electric dryer, whose motto could be “getting your clothes comfy dry since 1997.”
Your reliable Whirpool refrigerator, running 24/7 whether it’s hot or cold, rain or shine, wet or dry since, well, “Hey, honey, how long have we had the refrigerator?”
Our dependable household appliances save us invaluable time and bring us remarkable convenience on a daily basis.… Read the rest
Even the most gorgeous cabinets need makeup. After all, how good do we look pre-face wash at 6 in the morning?
A vibrant paint job brings cabinets to vivid life, accenting a kitchen and brightening the heart of a home. Plus, a paint makeover is a heck of a lot cheaper than investing $3,000-plus into new cabinets. … Read the rest