Kitchen Choices: Cabinet Refacing – Painting May Be an Alternative

For many homeowners the one project around the home that they would love to get off the ground is a makeover for their kitchen. people spend so much time there these days – hanging out as well as cooking – that the fact that they would want to space to look as nice as possible … Continue Reading

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Kitchen Choices: Are Butcher Block Countertops Right for You?

Wooden countertops have always been in vogue for their rustic look and aesthetic appeal. The modern butcher block was used in the meat industry where the butchers used tree rounds as chopping boards. These chopping boards are now finding space in homes as well, with them being personalized and tailor-made to your specifications. The one … Continue Reading

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Kitchen Choices – The Classic Appeal of Copper Countertops Explained

If someone were to mention metal counter tops to you your mind would probably immediately think of stainless steel countertops, the kind you see in commercial kitchens as well as very contemporary residential kitchens. There are other options though and one of the oldest – and most beautiful – are copper counter tops. Copper Countertops … Continue Reading

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Beautiful Shower Inspirations for Your Bathroom Remodel

The idea behind a bathroom remodel – or even a bathroom addition – is that it not only improves the function of the space but its appearance as well. As the shower is such an important part of any bathroom it is certainly one of the elements that is probably due for an overhaul bit before you … Continue Reading

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Finishing a Remodel the Right Way – A Must Do Checklist

When you are in the middle of a remodeling project, even a small one, it really can feel as if it will never end. And yet one day it does and the contractors are packing up their stuff for good and saying their final goodbyes. Before you wave them off though you should make sure … Continue Reading

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3 Easy Fixes that can Turn a Drab Hallway into a Fab One

What do you think that visitors to your home really think once they walk through the front door? Are they wowed or totally underwhelmed? Does the all important entrance to your home – in the form of your hallway or foyer – match up to the rest of the decor in your home or does … Continue Reading

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Great Reasons to Consider a Basement Kitchen

For those even considering a basement remodel there are lots of uses that they can choose from when it comes to the uses of the actual finished space. A home office, a casual den, a basement bar and an increasingly popular choice among homeowners, a basement kitchen. Why Add a Basement Kitchen? As almost every … Continue Reading

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Amazingly Clever and Creative Ways to Disguise Pesky Power Cords

Our homes are filled with tons of neat electronic gadgets. Computers, big screen TVs, video game consoles, floor lamps so that you can achieve that ‘layered lighting look’ that every interior designer says a home should have. All of this is great but many of us do struggle with one problem, hiding all of those … Continue Reading

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Green is the Hot Home Decor Trend for 2014, but Can You Pull it Off?

These days if someone were to tell you that they planned on ‘greening their home’ you would probably assume that they meant they were making environmentally friendly improvements. And while that is a good thing and something to be encouraged it could also mean that the person is contemplating trying what id predicted to be … Continue Reading

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Making the Most of Your Forgotten Stairway Space

Staircases are one of those spaces in many homes that tend to get very little attention in the decorating department, at least compared to the rest of the home. This is actually a great shame as it is, in many homes, a great blank canvas that you can do a great deal with surprisingly easily. … Continue Reading

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