Posts Categorized: Home Remodeling

How to Make the Most of Low Ceilings

Soaring ceilings can make a room feel bright, airy, and large. But not every home is blessed with 12, 14, or even 20 foot ceilings, or enough attic space to go appreciably higher. So, if your rooms are vertically challenged, there are ways to make them feel taller by using the space you do have… Read more »

Increase the Value of Your Home with These Plumbing Upgrades

When it’s time to sell a home, most people do improvements on their homes that they feel will increase the value of their house. However, almost everyone focuses on expensive aesthetic upgrades that do nothing but increase the “curb appeal” of their house. But, upgrading your plumbing can increase the value of your house more… Read more »

The Stylish Look of Drop Ceiling Tiles

Drop ceilings are great for hiding plumbing, electrical, and HVAC equipment in a space like a basement, but they couldn’t look more uninteresting if they tried…until now, that is! Here are some creative ways to pretty-up a drop ceiling and add instant ambience to just about any room. Classic Coffered. A coffered ceiling adds timeless… Read more »

The Benefits of Acrylic Tub & Shower Liners

For the homeowner who wants it all – good looks, ease of cleaning, and budget friendliness – there’s nothing quite like converting your tub and shower surround to a custom acrylic system from Pann Home Services. Our liners fit snugly and seamlessly over your existing tub or shower enclosure. Acrylic is chip- and dent-resistant to… Read more »

What’s Better for You – A Deck or Patio?

And the answer is…Neither. Both. Deck. Patio. Huh? Don’t you just hate it when someone asks you a “this” or “that’ question that, on the face of it, can’t be answered either way with full confidence? Well, the deck vs. patio question is one of those. Here’s why. If, for example, you live in a… Read more »

How Color Affects Behavior

Color has an amazing ability to influence our minds and bodies. Different hues can excite, soothe, agitate, or inspire. So, if you’re planning to give a room – or your entire home – a little facelift, consider the moods and emotions that various colors can elicit before making your final selections. 1. Red – Red… Read more »

How to Choose Interior Paint Colors

Interior paint color options are as numerous as the day is long. If you’ve ever had to pick a paint color for any room, you know that gray isn’t just grey…there are more shades of grey and all other colors than the brain can absorb. So, how do you go about choosing the best colors… Read more »

Kitchen Design for Aging in Place

People decide to remodel their kitchens for various reasons. Some want to bring their kitchen out of the 70s and into the “now”. Others want better flow and functionality. A growing number of homeowners are choosing to remodel their kitchen with future needs in mind. Are you among them, either for yourself or aging parents?… Read more »

How to Choose a Home Remodeler

In a world where less is often more, “more” is sometimes the preferred option. That’s especially true when it comes to time. As in, it’s easy to common to complain about not having enough hours in the day to get done everything you planned on. Looking to hire a home remodeler? Then, save time and… Read more »

Tips for Installing Wainscoting

Wainscoting is a decorative wall accent that can add style to an otherwise ordinary space. But getting this architectural feature in proportion with the rest of the room can be a bit tricky. While you can make a case for pretty much any height, there are some basic guidelines to follow. Rule of Thumb –… Read more »