Bathroom Remodeling | Popular Design Trends for Bathrooms
UPSCALE FEATURES IN TODAY’S BATHROOMS
Siding | So, you’re considering repainting your home or replacing its siding but keep running into one little problem – you have some fixed elements like exterior stonework that you have to plan around. How are you supposed to know which colors compliment exterior stonework? That’s what we’re here for! Whatever type of stonework you have, there’s a solution to your siding problems.
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Home Remodeling | In a universally designed home, ensure at least one entrance into the house provides “zero step” access from the street or driveway. If there are steps in the front, perhaps the garage can provide easier access. The front door should be at least 36” wide to accommodate a wheel chair, walker
If stairs lead into the house (or inside ...
Kitchen Remodeling | Open shelving is an elegant way to provide storage and create a feeling of openness and airiness. Open shelving allows natural light to transmit through the room without sacrificing storage. Remember more light means the space will feel larger. You can also use open shelves to create a visual focal point by displaying beautiful glass, meaningful dishes, or other aesthetically pleasing ...
Roofing | Picking a shingle color seems simple enough, but it can typically be the most difficult decision when replacing a roof. Everyone has his or her own individual tastes and preferences, so unfortunately there isn’t a perfect formula to use when choosing your shingle color. However, here are a few tips that will offer some guidance:
Home Remodeling | When designing an open floor plan, it’s challenging to tie the space together as one cohesive space while still creating zones. Unlike in a home layout with distinct separate rooms, your eye takes in the entire space at once without walls to block your vision. That’s why your selection of materials, colors, and design styles is much more challenging.
First, choose a singular style to use ...
Kitchen Remodeling | A motif is a single repeated design or pattern, or image. In traditional styled kitchens, an arched cabinetry detail can be reinforced by an arched picture frame tile design behind the range. This provides an elegant focal point to the space. You can also create focal points with more literal subject motifs like a floral listello or hand painted backsplash tile.
Bathroom Remodeling | Experience a shower like never before. Multiple water dispersal features provide a luxurious showering experience. Body sprays, rain showers, handheld shower heads, and steam generators are a few of the more popular fixtures. You will need plumbing that supports the local building code standards.
Things are heating up in custom-designed showers. Homeowners are choosing heated flooring and seating for added comfort. Steam/sauna-combo showers also ...
Siding | Have you noticed that your exterior siding is deteriorating a little? Maybe it’s about time to update your home’s exterior with some fiber cement siding. This durable material is a great option when re-siding your home. But if you’re like us, you probably need to know a little more about it before you make a decision. We’ve compiled some facts so you can learn what you need to know about fiber ...Continue Reading →
Roofing | The first factor to assess is the tile itself. Are there any broken tiles and, if so, is it an excessive amount of broken tiles? If more than 50% of the tiles are broken or cracked, then a full replacement would be recommended. To try and repair a tile roof with more than 50% breakage is not cost effective.
The second factor is the condition of the ...Continue Reading →