Finding the best kitchen appliances isn’t as simple as Googling “best kitchen appliances” and picking the dishwasher, oven, or refrigerator with the best reviews. Why? Because what’s best for one person could be just satisfactory for you. For example, let’s say you look up the best oven and discover numerous lists that say that one particular high-end range is the best option. It has two ovens, six burners, and is very traditional looking. However, your home has a smallish kitchen, you rarely cook for more than two people, and your preferred style is very modern. The oven has great reviews, but it’s not right for …Read More
Kitchen designs range from classical to contemporary, with a whole myriad of options in between. When choosing the right kitchen style for your home you need to think about two key things: the styles you like and the styles that will work in your home.
The days are getting cooler and the nights are getting longer, these signs can only mean one thing…holiday season is coming. As the holiday decorations start making their way into your local shops and into your shopping cart, it’s common to get the urge to think about more large-scale decorating options. If these are small changes then it might feasible to get your home updated by this year’s holiday period. If these decorating projects are actually whole room or full house remodels, you’ll probably be tempted to put off planning your remodel until after the holiday period. However, what many people don’t realize is that …Read More
Choosing kitchen cabinets is one of the most important decisions you’ll make when it comes to planning your kitchen remodel. Kitchen cabinets set the style and feel for the whole kitchen but the amount of choices you need to make to settle on your ideal cabinets can feel overwhelming. Lars Remodeling & Design is here to help. We’ve put together the ultimate guide to choosing kitchen cabinets to help you through the available options including cabinet bases, door materials, door styles, fixtures, fittings, and additional features.
When Deciding on Kitchen Cabinets Start With a Layout
Before choosing your kitchen cabinets you should have a clear …Read More
Remodeling the exterior of your property is a like a puzzle, where each piece fits together to create the beautiful finished home. Whether you’re planning on a full exterior remodel or just updating a key feature, you’ll need to think about these three areas before starting:
Adding Your Dream Home Theater In San Diego
There’s nothing quite like the experience of watching your favorite movie on a giant screen with the highest quality surround sound. In fact, it can even help make an average movie that little bit more entertaining. Have you always thought about how to get that movie theater feel in your own home? Your dreams could soon become a reality! Home theater additions are an easy and affordable remodel option in San Diego.
Bringing a state of the art cinema experience into the comfort of your own home with a home theater addition in San Diego is the …Read More
Countertops are a key part of any kitchen remodel playing not just a practical role but also helping create the look and feel for your newly remodeled room. The number of available materials might surprise you, use our guide to find the perfect countertops for your kitchen remodel.
How is your kitchen used?
The first step to choosing the countertop for your kitchen remodel is to think about how your kitchen will be used. If you’re an avid chef, have children, or expect your countertops to get a lot use then you should choose a counter material that can stand up to the wear and …Read More
Design-build turns the traditional building process into a streamlined construction project.
The design and construction process
Traditional Building Method Design-Build Construction Conceptual Design Conceptual Design Initial Drawings Price Established Architect and Engineer Detailed Drawings Architect and Engineer Detailed Drawings based on approved and cost-based plans Bids From Construction Companies Permit(s) Pulled Price Established Interior Design Potential redesign to fit budget (back to the start of the design process) Project Management Bid accepted Construction Construction Punch List
The role of the homeowner
The homeowner must choose, manage, and have contracts with both the design team and the construction team. The homeowner …Read More
Remodeling your Kitchen – Why to begin with appliances
Many remodeling guides suggest that choosing your kitchen layout and cabinetry should be completed before you choose your appliances, but this may not be the best option for everyone. If you’re an aspiring chef, are passionate about appliances, or just love to cook, then choosing your appliances before planning the rest of your kitchen remodel could actually make it easier to get the kitchen of your dreams! Choosing your kitchen appliances first actually offers a number of key advantages:
Remodeling contractors near me – How to choose the best home remodel company
Planning a home remodel is an exciting adventure. It’s not uncommon for people to have been planning their new home for many years before finally being ready to move forward with their home renovation. Whether this is a long planned dream or a newly planned change to your home it’s important to choose the best home remodeling company for your needs. We’ve all heard the home remodeling disaster stories where expenses soar and timelines overrun by months but with a little research you can find a reliable contractor who’ll make your home …Read More