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Dream Pieces to Transition your Master Bath to an Oasis - Part 1

Posted on 25 May, 2017 at 11:50 Comments comments (36)

When it comes any bathroom, you really only need the bare necessities. A functioning toil, sink, tub and/or shower and the space the move around to do your business is about it. However, everyone has the extras, those luxuries that they aspire to have if they have the budget for it. Here are some key wish list items, in no particular order, to consider implanting into your master bathroom.

 

Radiant Heat Floors

When designing or renovating your bathroom, an...

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The Guide for Backsplashes

Posted on 17 April, 2017 at 8:25 Comments comments (0)

Making a statement in a kitchen can be done in many ways. Adding a new fancy appliance or custom cabinetry may be the trick. But when it comes to making a big statement without potentially breaking the bank, a beautiful backsplash is the way to go. Check out the guide below to help determine which material and design is right for you.

Ceramic Subway Tile

Pros: This has grown in popularity in recent years. It is a classic look that can stand the test of time and ...

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Island Vibes - Kitchen Addition

Posted on 20 March, 2017 at 11:05 Comments comments (0)

We’ve all heard that the kitchen is the heart of the home. A major trend in the last several years is implementing an island into the space. They provide extra storage, workspace and seating for the kitchen. We’ll go through the six most popular island configurations that can assist in the selection for your next kitchen renovation or new home design.

 

Galley/Rectangular/Square

The galley or rectangular island is the workhorse of kitchen islands, an...

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The Top Ways to Make Your Remodel Last

Posted on 6 February, 2017 at 11:10 Comments comments (0)

Remodels can be an extremely intimidating and costly project. In today’s growing market, there are tons of styles, products and materials to select from, which can make it that much more difficult for the design and execution to suit your style for the long term. Committing to the design scheme often is a major issue for clients, as renovation projects involve and significant investment of both time and money, and people are scared of getting things wrong. Tastes and styles may change a...

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The Furniture Fundamentals for Small Spaces

Posted on 10 January, 2017 at 15:50 Comments comments (0)

Space is a premium today and this is causing designs to be more compact. In compact spaces, selecting the right furnishings can be the difference for the home feeling confined or comfortable. Below are furniture pieces that all small residence dwellers should incorporate into their design.

 

1. Large Mirror – If you were going to purchase one or two pieces from this list, ensure this a great big mirror is one of them. Putting a large mirror in the space will inst...

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13 Preps of the Christmas Party

Posted on 30 November, 2016 at 11:45 Comments comments (0)

Are you planning on hosting a party or family get together this holiday season? The preparation can be a lot to tackle, especially if your try to do things all at once. To help, we’ve compiled a list for home décor and holiday party planning for you.

 

1. “Well, Happy Birthday Jesus. Sorry Your Party’s So Lame” – Michael Scott

The old adage from the song applies for planning an entertaining Christmas party; “Make a list an...

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The Mudroom: The Transition Zone All Homes Desire

Posted on 21 July, 2016 at 14:40 Comments comments (0)

A mudroom is a small to medium sized room or entryway to a house where footwear, coats, hats, etc…are removed. They have come a long way, but were traditionally found in country homes, where a transition room was a necessity to clean up from the fields. However, in the world today, a mudroom can so much more. It can be great for helping your family function, add additional storage and can increase the value to your home. They are now a common feature room in rural area, but are growing ...

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Powder Room Splurges That Never Miss

Posted on 20 July, 2016 at 16:25 Comments comments (0)

When designing any bathroom, deciding what and where to splurge can be difficult. This is especially the case in smaller spaces such as a powder room, where the little details make that much more of an impact. A powder room renovation is an ideal opportunity to create a statement in your home. And due to powder rooms smaller square footage, you can feel more at ease spending a bit more on materials as you’ll need less.

1. Tiled Walls

In smaller spaces like a powder r...

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How To Plan a Kitchen Pantry

Posted on 20 July, 2016 at 15:45 Comments comments (0)

Planning a pantry you make think is no big deal. You may think it’s no problem in the design phase, but quickly realize there’s something wrong. Door swing or sliders, poorly designed racks and compartments, not enough space, bad lighting are just some of the mistakes that are easily avoided. Here are some things to think about when designing your pantry to make it perfect for your needs.

 

1. What type of door and which way will it open?

A major issu...

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Best Features for Selling Your Home Fast That Won't Break the Bank

Posted on 13 July, 2016 at 18:35 Comments comments (0)

Everyone wants a move-in ready home. And as a home owner selling your home, you want it sell quick and make the most possible. When preparing your home for sale you will want to do your research to know what buyers are looking for. Some design features are more attractive to future home buyers and helps get your home off the market quickly. Here are the top design features to consider before putting your home up for sale:

 

1. Outdoor Kitchen

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