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The front door can be seen as the ‘face’ of your home and it can either add or detract from the overall impression people have of your property. The majority of manufacturers offer dozens of different styles and finding the right one for your home can be a difficult choice. We hope your decision is made a little easier after reading about the popular front door styles we outline below. Asian Style You can add Asian style flair to your front door by choosing the right materials, colors and embellishments or add Asian-inspired elements to your...read more
If you are keen to make a positive first impression on anyone who visits your home, having a great front door is one of the best places to start. Your front door is probably the first thing anyone sees before entering your premises so we have a few tips to help it stand out. While a plain metal or composite door can provide ample security, these doors can look cheap and this is the last thing you want people to think! Paint Job There are few better cost-effective ways to improve the appearance of your front door than by giving it a fresh new...read more
Upgrading your kitchen can have a huge influence on how your home looks and feels. It is a significant investment but is one of the best ways to add value to your property. However, whether you are planning to sell your property or transform a house into a home, you need to be aware of the ever-changing kitchen trends to ensure you don’t spend thousands on a dated look. Here is a glimpse of the hottest kitchen trends of 2015. Metallic or Gray Kitchen Cabinets The “gray” kitchen is an increasingly popular trend; while the color was once...read more
Installing carpet in your home is a significant investment, and the last thing you want is to purchase carpet that begins to wear and show signs of age far too quickly. When you choose correctly, you will enjoy a soft, plush surface that adds aesthetic value to your home, and with proper maintenance, can remain fresh-looking for years. Here is a quick guide to measuring carpet durability so you can make the right choice. Performance A carpet’s performance refers to how well it maintains its original look and feel over the course of time. This...read more
With the right kitchen cabinetry, you can really highlight your kitchen’s functionality and style. While it isn’t always easy to find the right materials and designs for kitchen cabinets, performing some research can really provide you with exciting rewards. Read on to learn more about the kitchen cabinet materials and designs that are currently captivating experts in the field. Trending Cabinet Designs Glass Front Cabinets: It seems as if closed cabinets are no longer in style since they don’t provide the open entertainment space...read more
The bathroom is often one of the most upgraded rooms in a home. Often those seeking to increase the value of their home prior to putting it up on the market will remodel their bathroom. If you’re looking to remodel or build from new for your bathroom, you’ve arrived at the right place to find the inspiration you’ve been looking for. Take a moment to click through the photo album of modern bathroom designs below and if you have any questions or comments, please contact us directly or use the comment form found at the bottom...read more
Whether you’re planning or remodeling your existing kitchen or looking to have a new home built with the kitchen of your dreams, you may be looking for some inspiration. If that’s the case, you’re in luck, as we’ve managed to gather a collection of 25 amazingly stunning kitchen designs that are certain to inspire the most uninspirable of people! Take a few minutes to flip through the collection of kitchens below and if you have any comments, please feel free to share your thoughts via the comment form at the bottom of...read more
If you’re looking for a low-cost, durable material in your kitchen or workspace… you want laminate! When designing or remodeling your kitchen, there is a vast array of options available when it comes to countertops. Your choice of countertops affects the atmosphere of your kitchen tremendously. They will be there for many years, making your new countertops a decision to be carefully considered. Options include granite, quartz, solid surface, laminate, and a few others. Laminate can be a very cost-effective, practical option for...read more
Although choosing doors for your home is an extremely important undertaking, few people are aware of the huge range of choices they have. Did you know that the type of door you choose can have a major impact on how your home feels, looks, and even operates? As well as being the gateway to your private world, doors also have aesthetic appeal and when you get it right, you can transform a room from bland to amazing. Below, we look at the numerous door types and discuss when they are suitable. Slab Doors Also known as a hinged door, this is the...read more
When it comes to updating, building, or repairing a staircase, it is important to choose the specific stair parts for the job long before work begins or else you will be left with an end result that is not aesthetically pleasing. There are a host of styles to consider when choosing stair parts ranging from contemporary to classic. The parts chosen need to complement the style of your home and also each other if you want the best results. Read our guide below to choosing the right staircase for your home. Picking the Right Lumber First of all,...read more