Archive for July, 2016

  • The Latest Flooring Trends That You Should Know About

    The World Floor Covering Association recently disclosed the latest in flooring trends and products. And as one might expect, durability, low maintenance, environmentally sound, pet-friendly and high-tech were among the most common attributes per today’s trends. Depending on the person, flooring is often the first aspect of your home that guests look to upon arrival. Some would say the […]

    Posted on July 29, 2016 Read More
  • Want a Restaurant-Caliber Kitchen Inside Your House? Here’s How You Can Do It

    Creating a commercial-style kitchen inside your residence is easier than you might think in 2016. If you have the right open-plan layout and the proper appliances, you’d be surprised what your home’s kitchen can become despite having less space than most restaurants. An upgraded kitchen, especially one that resembles a commercial kitchen, only increases your resale […]

    Posted on July 28, 2016 Read More
  • Large Format Porcelain Tiles Continue to Trend Up

    We’ve talked about it before but large format natural stone tile, specifically porcelain, continues to be one of the hottest trends in the tile industry. Currently, natural stone tile has the most selection, versatility and sizing options than ever before but it was only a matter of time before small tiles (a few inches) became even bigger (a […]

    Posted on July 25, 2016 Read More
  • Affordable Upgrades, Improvements and Design Ideas for Your Backyard Pool

    Since it’s summer time, we’re taking this opportunity to write more about seasonal topics such as affordable ideas, upgrades and improvements to your backyard pool area. There are many ways to make the most of your backyard pool so your enjoyment is maximized while investing in your home’s resale value at the same time. Landscaping: One […]

    Posted on July 23, 2016 Read More
  • Home Remodeling Designed For Your Pets

    Close to 64% of U.S. homeowners have pets. They are a huge part of our lives and are considered to be family members to most. In lies that statement alone is why we are more likely to show our appreciation towards their loyalty and companionship by creating more livable and pet-friendly arrangements in our households. […]

    Posted on July 21, 2016 Read More
  • Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal Especially During Summer Months

    For some parts of the country, the summer is the only time of year where outdoor improvements can be made to a home. So, with curb appeal on the mind, let’s evaluate a few ways you can boost your home’s exterior so you improve your own impression of your home as well as prospective buyers impression […]

    Posted on July 20, 2016 Read More
  • Be Bold with Your Kitchen Backsplash

    Everybody knows the kitchen is your home’s headquarters or control center. Your family gravitates to the kitchen to eat, cook, watch TV or hang out. The same can be said when you’re entertaining guests or prospective buyers of your home. A memorable kitchen backsplash is typically the first aspect of your kitchen that people recognize because it’s […]

    Posted on July 19, 2016 Read More
  • Luxury Bathroom Design Ideas Are Endless

    Designing a luxury bathrooms is not the first priority on most people’s to-do list, but since we often talk about affordable ways to remodel a bathroom, it’s time to take a look at the luxurious ways to improve your bathroom’s look. Keep in mind, features that require structural renovations, such as a sunken bathtub, a steam room or sauna, need […]

    Posted on July 18, 2016 Read More
  • How to Take Care of the Various Surfaces in Your Home

    In today’s hectic world, it’s important to come home to a clean and calming environment. Cleaning the various surfaces in your home requires a little knowledge to be rid of dust, dirt and germs on a regular basis. Today’s homes have a wider variety of surfaces that require specialized products and techniques in order to properly […]

    Posted on July 14, 2016 Read More
  • The Most Talked About Style Trends for 2016 Home Renovations

    Personal style is simply a matter of preference or choice when renovating your home. The choices are endless, but in the end, style should speak volumes about who you are. Whether you prefer a contemporary or traditional look, even a blend of both, please note that trends come and go. There are many surveys that measure the pulse of what […]

    Posted on July 13, 2016 Read More
  • 5 Excellent Reasons Why You Should Remodel with Natural Stone Tile

    From morning until night, life is jam packed for most families. When the time comes to relax at the end of the day, most people like to find peace and tranquility when they walk through their home’s front door. If your home is lacking that welcoming vibe, it may be time to consider a renovation with natural […]

    Posted on July 11, 2016 Read More
  • Home Renovations Are On The Rise According to Lenders

    According to lenders across the country, home improvements and renovations continue to be on the rise. This is a byproduct of lenders becoming more flexible when it comes to providing loans so homeowners can put that money right back into their properties. After all, lenders know that most home improvements are a sound investment, especially […]

    Posted on July 7, 2016 Read More
  • The Latest in Luxury: Trending Bathroom Renovations

    Every year, The National Kitchen and Bath Association releases a report that describes the trends in bathroom design. For 2016, this trade group listed what clients prefer in their private space. Per the report: Homeowners are seeking a feeling of relaxation, a spa-like quality in their redesigned bathrooms. That also includes less flash and more comfort-based […]

    Posted on July 5, 2016 Read More