Say adios to plain old black. Get rid of that sad, boring straight-from-the-store wood. If you’re eager to try something bold in 2017, try painting your front door. Try one of those bold blues, or maybe a bright red. Or figure out what you want your door to say about you, and pick a color […]
Give your kitchen a vintage look by adding accent cabinets. In this kitchen, they used a white hutch cabinet design and tied it in with a white oven hood. This kitchen looks like it belongs in an old farmhouse.
Kitchen islands are a great place for a main or even secondary sink. Putting the Sink in the Island Creates a Super-Efficient Work Area — and Keeps the Cook Centerstage. It helps with food prep and clean up (a good place for a second garbage disposal). And when not in use cover with a decorative […]
Tray ceilings add height to a room by drawing the eye up. This design feature turns a bland ceiling into a focal point. Consider a wood accent, and for some extra wow add uplighting in the crown molding!
The entry, like a powder room, is a compact place where you can have fun with design without blowing a budget. Homeowners will spend on average $2,500 to make over their entryway or mudroom that’s 150 square feet or more ($1,400 for a space that’s less than 150 square feet), according to the […]
Everyone knows that kitchens and bathrooms get the big remodeling dollars, but many homeowners are seeing value in making every space look great. And laundry rooms in particular are seeing more love. Design tricks to bring in more light, smarter storage and better function resonate with homeowners who realize that since they spend […]
Tips to Help Prevent Water Damage to Your Home With the crazy amount of rain we have seen this summer so far and more to come in the forecast, I thought it would be helpful to pass along some suggestions that you can do to help prevent water damage from happening to your home. Also […]
So you have finally taken the plunge and you are going to build a new house. HOW EXCITING! But how to best finance your new home? Let’s face it there is only a very small group of homeowners that can bring an all cash offer to the table so then it becomes, Which lender to […]
You have finally chosen your dream home plan, now it is time to personalize your home. The Design Center is your next stop, so come with great ideas! Here are some tips to remember: √ Know Your Budget It is very easy to go outside your budget in a design center. Know where you are […]