For many families, the kitchen becomes the central focus of the household. You spend a considerable amount of time in this room, preparing meals, cleaning up, and even doing fun projects with the kids. So naturally you want the kitchen to be both beautiful and functional. If you're considering a kitchen redesign, these five tips
If asked, many of us could describe our dream kitchen. But when you're confronting a kitchen remodel, reality intervenes. Unless you're working with an unusually generous budget, some difficult choices must be made. How can you achieve a design that is as close to your dream kitchen as possible, but without adding excessive costs to
If you're remodeling your bathroom, you will face a series of choices that will influence your end results (and final budget). But one question seems to trip up homeowners more than any other: Do I really need a bathtub, or is a shower good enough? Sometimes couples even get into quite the debate about this topic!
So, you're remodeling a room, or perhaps the entire house, and you've settled on carpet as your flooring of choice. But wait! The decisions aren't over yet. Consider these six questions when choosing your carpet, so that you end up with the option that best suits your needs. Consider how you use the space. If the
Have you purchased a home that you know is a fixer-upper? Maybe you know you want to fix it up and "flip" it in the next year or so? Or perhaps you intend to live in the home, but feel overwhelmed with the amount of work it needs? If you're facing a series of home
Are you feeling like your home needs a little extra something to liven it up? Or maybe you're considering putting it on the market, and you want to attract motivated buyers. These five remodeling projects are some of the most common in the industry, and for good reasons.
Are you feeling like your home needs a change? Maybe you want to make it more attractive and enjoyable for yourself, or you're considering selling it in the near future. Whatever your reasons, it's normal to sometimes feel like your home lacks character. These simple remodeling projects won't break the bank, but will add that
When we watch home remodeling reality shows, they often make it look easy. In the real world, renovating your home can pose numerous challenges along the way. You probably know at least one person whose remodeling project went off the rails and ended in somewhat of a disaster, or at the very least you know
Sometimes, remodeling your home is inevitable, rather than a choice. Things wear out over time and must be replaced, or a fire or water damage event destroys flooring, walls, and ceilings. If you're health-conscious, having dust and construction debris floating around your home probably sounds less than appealing. Ditto for any materials that are known
As you're remodeling your home, you might face pressing worries. This is normal! You're spending a significant amount of money to change the look and functionality of your home, and experiencing some stress while everything is in disarray. It's normal to be worried about the results, and whether everything will turn out how you expect.