Reviving the Past... Designing the Future

Too Good To Be True Advertising.

Yesterday I was once again the lucky recipient of one of those handy home-improvement booklets that come in the mail and are full of services offered by many different random companies. Surely you have received one before, but have you ever noticed how unclear they are about what exactly they are offering? For example, “For only $9995.00 we will design your kitchen and install countertops, in oak or maple cabinetry up to 10 ft. We also install hardware, fixtures, sink and appliances and we give you a design of your kitchen for free.” It almost sounds worth looking into doesn’t it?  But like I mentioned above it does make me ask… What EXACTLY does it include? [Read more…]

Tile Trends

What are today’s trends in tile with regards to kitchen backsplashes and countertops?
Let’s face it, granite slab countertops rule supreme followed by quartz surface materials such as Cambria and Caesarstone. Tile countertops, though not as popular as they once were, have continued to be at the cutting edge of kitchen design trends especially in regards to the backsplash. [Read more…]

Bathroom Remodeling

Bathroom remodeling projects don’t have to be a huge undertaking. Some people think of a renovation of this scale and assume it’s a project that will take weeks, or even months, to complete. However, a bathroom remodel can easily become a weekend project with the right tools and ideas. You don’t have to gut the bathroom, hire professionals, and start fresh if you don’t want to. In fact, while this might work for some people, it’s usually quite uncommon among people who choose to renovate their bathroom spaces. [Read more…]