Posts Categorized: Home Remodeling

How to Maintain Deck Safety

People in New England, for the most part, get to enjoy their decks for a solid three seasons. The more adventurous even grill out back on even the coldest of winter days. And yet, the North American Deck and Railing Association estimates that more than half of outdoor decks are past their prime. Is yours?… Read more »

Bathroom Remodeling Trends Worth Rethinking

“Hey honey, I have a great idea for our bathroom renovation. Let’s add wall-to-wall carpeting!” Probably not something you’d say – let alone ever consider – but there was a time when homeowners did in fact cover their bathroom floors with carpet. Luckily, not all home design trends are meant to last forever. Here are… Read more »

How to Prepare for a Home Renovation

There are lots of reasons to consider engaging in a home renovation. From ratty-looking to outdated, uncomfortable, need more space, or just plain “I’m sick of looking at it,” that’s about all it takes to jump into action. Our advice, however, is not to jump too fast or too far before carefully planning the project… Read more »

Why People Remodel Their Bathrooms

Why do people remodel their bathrooms? Sure – for all kinds of reasons, including the simple desire for a change of scenery. For example, maybe you visited Paris last year and, as beautiful as it was, this year you’re planning to take in the splendor of Rome and Florence, Italy. Sure, you won’t suffer a… Read more »

The Pros and Cons of a Finished Basement

What’s in your unfinished basement? Likely the larger components of your home’s plumbing and HVAC systems take up a good deal of space. Perhaps a washer and dryer, sump pump, maybe even an extra fridge or freezer. What about the rest of the space? If your basement serves as a storage area for out of… Read more »

What’s Better – Brushed Nickel or Chrome Fixtures?

Updating kitchen or bathroom hardware and fixtures is an easy and inexpensive way to breathe new life into a space. But with so many options, choosing a finish can be a major challenge. Two timeless, affordable, and versatile options are brushed nickel and chrome. Torn between the two? Consider the following factors to understand the… Read more »

Increase the Value of Your Home with These Plumbing Upgrades

There are lots of reasons someone might want to sell their property. You might be needing to move across the country and will be saying to yourself, “I need to sell my house fast in Indianapolis.” You might be moving into a bigger family home. You could be looking to downsize for your retirement. Whatever… Read more »

5 Bathroom Remodeling Considerations

You probably wouldn’t bother to look it up, but bathroom design and functionality have come a long way. And the more time that passes, the greater the extent and types of innovations. That’s a good thing, but also can add a great deal of confusion and uncertainty into the process. Still, you have to start… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Kitchen Cabinets

From dishes and glassware to spices and canned goods, your kitchen cabinets store lots of stuff. Besides being practical and functional, it’s also important for cabinets to be aesthetically pleasing. But when planning a kitchen remodel Montreal, there’s a lot more to consider than color and door style for your kitchen cabinets. Construction method, material,… Read more »

Creative Bathroom Remodeling – Dare to Imagine!

Yes, we dare to say it – imagination is at least half of the bathroom remodeling process. It’s not the fixtures or the lighting or the floor or the shelving – it’s all of that, plus more, put together in the most eye-pleasing and functional way. And that takes a good deal of imagination. And… Read more »