Remodeling Tips

Unique Materials and Creative Backsplashes

The best thing about your kitchen is that there are plenty of opportunities to add personality and style—while still adding functionality. Few elements do this better than the backsplash does. While the goal of the backsplash is to protect the walls from water, grease, and kitchen messes, the beauty that a well-chosen design can add… Read more »

Choosing a Headboard to Fit Your Space

How often do you think about your headboard? In many cases, it can be the centerpiece of your bedroom—adding visual interest as well as support for your bed. However, not every headboard is the same. Depending on the space you have available, you may have particular needs when it comes to this vital piece of… Read more »

A Guide to In-Wall Appliances

Appliances, like ovens, refrigerators, and microwaves, are more than just a necessity for getting your food to the table. Today’s appliances are often designed with form in mind as much as function. One particular model that is particularly desirable are the in-wall appliances. Discover how these tools can become a stylish (yet still remarkably functional)… Read more »

Do’s & Don’ts of Exposed Brick

Exposed brick is a design feature that has been very popular over the past few years. However, utilizing this element in any room at any time isn’t always going to wind up creating a winning design. It is important to realize that exposed brick works best with certain schemes. Check out our do’s and don’ts… Read more »

5 New Styles of Countertops for Your Kitchen

When you walk into a kitchen, there is one element that stands out and attracts more attention than any other—the countertop. Countertops are both functional and decorative. Over the past couple of decades having just the right countertop has become more important than ever, both for personal enjoyment and to add to the resell value… Read more »

Making a Statement in Your Foyer

In most homes, the foyer is the room that sets the tone of the entire house. The foyer may not be a space that you spend a lot of time, but it is the first thing that anyone sees when they walk in the front door. Because of this, it is important that your foyer… Read more »

8 Ways to Create More Storage in Your Home

It doesn’t matter if you live in a tiny apartment or a sprawling single-family home; storage is always going to be an issue. After all, everyone needs space to keep the things they love—hopefully in a way that does not detract from the beauty and comfort of your house. If you’re struggling with storage, consider… Read more »

Creating Your Outdoor Living Rooms Around a Fire Pit

Spending time outdoors with friends and family is a joy. Creating a warm, inviting outdoor living area is one of the best ways to do this. Not only does it provide a great place to enjoy your yard and the beauty of the outdoors, but an outdoor living area also helps to make your home… Read more »