The concept of open space, especially in kitchen remodeling plans, has expanded to include open shelving among kitchen cabinet choices. Replacing traditional kitchen cabinets with open shelves is gaining popularity in Madison WI and throughout the country. But it doesn’t fit every lifestyle. That’s one reason designers are offering combinations of above-counter cabinets and shelves as kitchen cabiReadmore
A timely kitchen remodeling plan can take advantage of a trend in today’s culture called Aging In Place. The kitchen has always been the spot for the family to gather, and making changes to the kitchen space can greatly increase its usability and the safety for years to come. With even slight modifications, people will no longer have to spend less time in the kitchen as they age. In Madison WIReadmore
When it comes to backsplash tiles, the limitations of gaudy fruit-adorned squares or basic subway reproductions are gone. Today’s kitchen designs are limited more by imagination than tile selection. Throughout the Madison WI area the old-style backsplash is being replaced by color, texture and design.
The backsplash has often been an afterthought in the design process. Traditionally respected fReadmore
26Interior Design Myths – Busted
A professional interior design adds value to a one room modification or a whole home renovation. Industry research shows that more people than ever are looking for design ideas, not just new hardware. Personalized design and proper planning is the glue that holds a renovation plan together.
Even a general contractor that specializes in remodeling, woReadmore
Not everyone needs a large home. You may be at a point in your life where the kids have moved out and you just do not need the larger space or you may be just starting your career and are seeking to invest in a small property. Or, you may just want to live a minimal lifestyle. Whatever your reasons for wanting to live in a smaller space, there are several options available to you.
Trends for interior design come and go, but there are several trends that tend to stand the test of time while evolving to continue to be fresh, interesting, and functional. A few of these trends include: using eco-friendly materials, lighting, windows, and open floor plans.
The trend to use eco-friendly materials looks like it will continue from now and well into the Readmore
Granite is beautiful and durable – one of nature’s most versatile building materials because no two pieces of granite are the same. Both colors and patterns are unique. Due to the variability of the look and feel of granite, there are a few things to consider when selecting granite to use as part of a home building project.
Before purchasing granite, consider the following:
What is the oveReadmore
According to This Old House, a front door should be “tough, yet handsome and gracious.” Not all prefabricated and/or metal doors provide this sense of grandeur or even hominess, but a wooden front door does! Front doors made out of wood can be massive and stately, or project warmth and welcome-ness. How does one choose a front door made out of wood? Here are some tips:
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Color adds so much personality to a home. Choosing color that is right for you can be fun, but you’re not alone if you find the decision to bring color into your home overwhelming and confusing. Though paint suppliers have created larger samples, paint test pots, and have printed suggested color combos, many individuals prefer to seek professional help before they embark on big changes to their hReadmore