Over the last ten years we’ve watched interior color schemes change from deep earth tones to bright, bold colors and prints contrasted with crisp black and white spaces completely void of color. 2012 marked the start of a transition from … Continue reading
Spa Bathrooms – A New Trend in Modern Bathrooms Purely utilitarian bathrooms are a thing of the past. Today’s trend of bathroom renovations can add space, style, and comfort to what was once a small, cramped room, turning a bath … Continue reading
A kitchen can be a family gathering place, a foodie’s refuge, an office, and a spot for homework. The kitchen remodeling trend makes kitchens efficient and attractive with a perfect blend of great use of space and complementary accessories that … Continue reading
These days everyone is concerned about resale value when they think about home renovations. Kitchens are the hub of everyday life and they go out of style faster than other parts of the house, so they are one of the most common places to put your remodeling dollars. Even in today’s uncertain economy, a good kitchen renovation can add significant value to your home. However, I warn my clients is that it’s more important to have a smart kitchen remodeling project than one that is luxurious or has the latest cutting edge features.
Every once in a while I get a request to remodel a home so that it’s pet-friendly. That shouldn’t be surprising; after all, it’s estimated that 73 million dogs and 90 million cats live in U.S. households. Doing renovations for your pet may sound like some pet owners are being overly indulgent, but remember that taking your pets’ needs into account can also makes life easier for you. If you can put the litter box in an out-of-the-way location or find a convenient way to bathe the dog, your house will be better suited to your lifestyle.