Why to Hire a Kitchen and Bathroom Designer

May 23, 2018 | 0 Comments »

Hiring a designer may seem like a luxury for many people, but in reality trained design professionals can actually save you money when it comes to your renovation. Not only are designers extensively trained, they also have years of experience in doing one thing-design and planning. 

Check out our new blog featuring the top reasons why you should hire a kitchen and bath designer for your Northern Virginia remodel! 

 

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Top Tile Trends of 2018

May 16, 2018 | 0 Comments »

Finding a way to incorporate tile into the bathrooms of your home can be challenging, especially if you prefer bold patterns and colors. It's important to choose a style of tile that you enjoy, but that will also not send potential buyers running for the hills if you ever decide to sell your home. 

Check out our new blog on the top tile design trends of 2018 to get inspiration on your next home remodeling project! 

 

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How to Design a Stunning Master Bathroom

May 09, 2018 | 0 Comments »

It's easy to get lost in design photos of master bathrooms, so much so that knowing what you really want and what's important to you can come into question. Thinking about functionality and beauty should be at the forefront. Having a beautiful bathroom with no storage or proper lighting can make any space undesirable. 

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How to Convert or Build a Garage for More Living Space and Storage

May 03, 2018 | 0 Comments »

Many of the homes in Northern Virginia were built with a formal living plan that separates each room out with a specific purpose. This can mean small rooms with limited storage. By converting a garage or building a new garage, you can add additional living space to your home to fit all of your storage and entertaining needs!

Check out our new blog below for tips on how to be utilize your newly found space! 

 

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Perfecting the Entryway of Your Home

May 01, 2018 | 0 Comments »

Many of the homes in Northern VA were built decades ago, with most homes being model or 'track' homes that were built in neighborhoods to accommodate a booming economy. Usually this meant that entryways were built just big enough to house a small coat closet. Today's homeowner is all about multipurpose spaces. Secluded dining rooms are out and so is the uninviting entryway. 

Check out our new blog below for tips on how to transform the room in your home that receives the most traffic all year round! 

 

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Northern Virginia Home Addition: Building Options

April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments »

Many of the homes in Northern VA were built decades ago when common home layouts and sizes were much different. If you are finding that you don’t have enough functional living space in your home, it might be time to add an addition. This space can include a guest room, a master suite, a playroom, a family room, or whatever is most advantageous to for your family. By building up (adding a second story) or out (a ground floor addition), you’ll add a lot of new space to your home.

Before starting, here are some considerations to keep in mind:

  1. Is there room for an addition? For example, is your yard large enough to accommodate an addition to your home?
  2. What are you missing in your home? How will this new space meet your family’s needs?
  3. How feasible is it to make the changes you’d like to make? Would you need to make significant changes to your home in order to do so?
  4. What are you comfortable spending on this project?
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Design Tips for Creating an Open Floor Plan

April 23, 2018 | 0 Comments »

Taking down walls to create an open floor plan can be an exciting endeavor. Spacious kitchens, custom built-ins, and center islands fill our dreams with design inspiration of what could be for our home remodels, but knowing what to do with all of that newfound space can be overwhelming. 

Check out our top design tips on how to design your Northern Virginia open floor plan! 

 

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Northern Virginia Top Laundry Room Design Ideas

April 13, 2018 | 0 Comments »

A laundry room is sometimes the most overlooked room in the house, but similarly to the kitchen it's where you spend a large of amount of your time. Your laundry room does not have to be drab, and in fact if the space is visually appealing, you will be more comfortable spending time in the space. 

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Aging in Place: Top Reasons to Add an Addition in Northern Virginia

April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments »

Many homeowners today are considering aging in place. With home values on the rise there is incentive to stay in one place, especially if the location meets all of your needs. Another option families are considering is the in-law addition, which allows for families to be close together as their parents age. This is becoming increasingly popular as the Baby Boomer generation continues to retire. 

Take a peak at our new blog featuring why adding on to your home may fit your lifestyle more than just moving to anew one! 

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Where to Hang Open Shelves in Your Kitchen

April 09, 2018 | 0 Comments »

Open shelving in the kitchen is not for everyone, but as more and more homeowners are stepping outside their design comfort zone, they are starting to see the benefits of open shelving in their kitchens.

Check out our tips below for the best places to hang your open kitchen shelves! 

 

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