Remodeling Tips

4 Ways to Utilize the Space Under the Stairs

With home prices in the San Diego area soaring, it is important that every homeowner gets the most “bang for their buck.” Getting a great value means taking advantage of every bit of possible space for storage or daily use. Since few area homes have basements, recreation areas or extra bedrooms and closet space is… Read more »

Upgrading your Entryway

Your home’s entryway is the first space your guests will see when they visit your home. The best entryway designs make a strong statement, while weaker designs make your home forgettable. Here are some upgrade ideas you can use to spruce up this important space and increase the curb appeal of your home. Add impressive columns…. Read more »

Incorporating Different Textures In Your Bathroom


Are you interested in creating a new look and feel for your bathroom? As one of the most highly trafficked areas in your home, it makes sense to upgrade the bathroom so you and your loved ones don’t get bored with its appearance. Starting your day in a drab, lackluster bathroom can put a damper… Read more »

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 »