2024 Kitchen Trends: Beautifully Practical

By Kevin Vick - Vick Construction & Remodeling

Each year the National Association of Kitchens and Baths (NKBA) publishes its Design Trends Report.  Based on a survey of their members, including designers, showrooms, dealers, specialists, manufacturers, kitchen and bath remodelers, contractors and architects there are some trends that are emerging in 2024 and expect to be top design trends for the next three…

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Ensure a successful outcome when remodeling a whole house

By David Norman - Caliber Construction Group

Undertaking a whole house remodel requires careful navigation, planning and meticulous attention to detail. Here are several key considerations to keep in mind: First, it’s essential to assess the structural integrity of your property. Structural issues such as outdated wiring, plumbing, or HVAC systems, as well as problems with the foundation or load-bearing walls and…

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Power through storms with confidence

By Jared Porche - Generator Industries

Whole home generators offer several benefits, especially in regions prone to power outages or areas where access to electricity is critical. In the Houston area, most homeowners consider their central air conditioning to be essential in order to stay safely in their home. While a portable generator may help in the case of an outage,…

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May is National Home Remodeling Month

By Larry Abbott - Abbott Contracting

National Home Remodeling Month, established by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), takes place every year in May, and recognizes the expertise of remodeling professionals while highlighting the benefits of hiring a professional remodeler. Spring is typically when many Americans make plans to remodel their homes — from embarking on projects that help boost their…

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Seamless Accessibility: Cabinetry Solutions for Aging with Style

By Maria Frank

Whether by choice or by circumstance, there are many intergenerational families sharing living space today—but do those spaces serve everyone in the family? Let’s take a look at multi-generational living and universal design, and how universal design principles serve everyone residing in your home. Implementing universal design when you renovate a kitchen is a great way to…

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Shaping the modern bathroom

By Vanessa Vacek

Bathroom remodels have consistently remained popular among homeowners. Whether it’s updating outdated fixtures, revamping the layout for better flow and function, or incorporating modern design elements, remodeling offers a chance to rejuvenate a space that we use daily. In addition, the potential for a high return on investment makes bathroom renovations an attractive option for…

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Importance of Shower Glass in Bathroom Design

By Stacy Argo - A-Plus Glass Services

When planning a bathroom remodel, a lot of time goes into the overall shower design.  The choice of shower glass plays a pivotal role in adding elegance and sophistication to the space. One of the most sought-after options in modern bathrooms is the frameless shower enclosure. This design choice offers a seamless and minimalist aesthetic,…

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Choosing Mobility Products for Aging in Place

By Peggy Stanford - Stairlift Store

Homeowners embarking on the journey of aging in place should familiarize themselves with the range of mobility products available to enhance their living space. These products are tailored to address the ever-changing needs of individuals as they age, promoting safety, comfort, and independence at home. From simple aids like grab bars and non-slip mats to…

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Springtime inspires home remodeling

By Lorraine Hart - Ideal Consulting

Springtime is the time that many homeowners find themselves inspired to embark on remodeling projects to breathe new life into their homes. Springtime brings with it a sense of renewal and rejuvenation, making it the perfect time to refresh living spaces and enhance functionality. The most popular home remodeling projects are kitchens, no surprise given…

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Seamless Navigation of Your New Home

By Mark Doggett - Diamond D Custom Homes

Planning to build a custom home or completely remodel your existing home is an exciting venture.  However, it also can be a complex one. Navigating this process requires consideration of many factors to ensure a successful outcome. It all starts with a vision.  Can you get what you want with a remodel of your current…

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