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Tiny Kitchen? 5 Ways To Give It An Illusion Of Grandeur

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tiny Kitchen? 5 Ways To Give It An Illusion Of Grandeur

If your home doesn’t have a lot of space, it can be hard to turn it into something you can love and enjoy spending time in. Although adding space might be an option, it often is not in the budget for many homeowners looking to remodel dated kitchens and baths. So, how can you make a small kitchen feel (and look) larger? Go Neutral Light-colored or white paint schemes add to the sense of space in a room, so go neutral in your kitchen for maximum effect. White has the added bonus of reflecting any natural light in the kitchen,...

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Four Ways To Help Your Contractor Do Their Best Work

Posted by on Jul 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Ways To Help Your Contractor Do Their Best Work

If you are planning renovations on your home, you might be working closely with a general contractor to plan your remodel. A contractor is there to see you through every step of the way, but ultimately he or she needs to be in charge of the project. It is important that you remember that contractors are professionals and want to provide you with the best work possible. Here are four things that you can do as a homeowner to help your contractor oversee a successful renovation. 1. Stick to Your Plans It isn’t a good idea to get started on...

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How to Remodel Your Kitchen Cabinets on the Cheap

Posted by on Jul 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Remodel Your Kitchen Cabinets on the Cheap

Remodeling kitchen cabinets is a smart remodel no matter how you look at it. It is a great upgrade if you plan on selling your home soon. It will help increase the value and desirability of your property. At the same time, if you remodel your kitchen cabinets, you will be able to enjoy an updated style and improved functionality. A full cabinet remodel is beyond the budget of many homeowners. However, you can remodel your cabinets without completely tearing them out. Here is how you can cheaply remodel your cabinets by changing the doors and...

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Tips For Dealing With A Cluttered Kitchen

Posted by on Jun 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Dealing With A Cluttered Kitchen

Is your kitchen stocked to overflowing? Are your counters full of…stuff? Do you regularly buy more than you need? There’s a good chance that you have a cluttered kitchen. Not only is it potentially dangerous, it’s unhygienic and unsightly as well. Here’s what you can do about it. Why and How You Should Unclutter Your Kitchen After a while, goods of all types only become sponges for bacteria and serve you no real purpose. Keeping things to a minimum in your kitchen will not only save you money, it will help you to keep your...

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Four Ways To Open Up Kitchen Space During Your Next Remodel

Posted by on Jun 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Ways To Open Up Kitchen Space During Your Next Remodel

If you are remodeling your kitchen, this will give you the chance to really work with your unique space. If your kitchen is on the smaller side, it is a good idea to incorporate space-defining features. Work to combine a few upgrades that will actually save space with tricks that give off the illusion of a larger kitchen. Here are four kitchen remodeling ideas that focus on opening up space. 1. Creative Shelving Standard cabinets hiding shelving can shut off your kitchen and close off space. Take off a few of the cabinet doors to showcase...

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Power Outages And Food Safety

Posted by on Jun 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Power Outages And Food Safety

When the power goes out, your first thought is to find a flashlight, but soon your mind turns to the lovely steak you purchased for the evening’s dinner. How long can it and other foods safely stay in an unpowered refrigerator? The answer depends on several factors. Temperature Your food problems begin once your refrigerator’s internal temperature reaches 40 degrees Fahrenheit. At that mark, most foods can only last for two hours before becoming unsafe to eat. You usually have four hours total before spoilage occurs, but that time...

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4 Awesome Ways to Transform Old Windows for Your Wedding

Posted by on Jun 5, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Awesome Ways to Transform Old Windows for Your Wedding

If you’re considering doing a remodel that involves removing old windows and installing new homes, you may be wondering what in the world you are going to do with the old ones. With more and more people turning to repurposing items, you can repurpose your windows into items that can be used in your upcoming wedding or a wedding of a friend or family member. Here are four ideas: 1. Seating Chart Use a mat board in a color that matches your wedding theme and attach it to the back of your window. You can then use each section of the window...

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Protect Newly Installed Hardwood Flooring With These Tips

Posted by on May 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Protect Newly Installed Hardwood Flooring With These Tips

Having new hardwood flooring installed in your home can give your home an entirely new look and also give your home a huge boost in property value if you ever intend on selling. In order for you to keep your flooring looking its best after the installation is over, it’s a good idea to look into what kind of preventive measures and maintenance you can take care of on your own. Use Protectors Underneath Your Furniture From a dining room table to a living room sofa, you may find that your furniture is scuffing the hardwood floors by...

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3 Keys For A Successful Kitchen Remodel

Posted by on May 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Keys For A Successful Kitchen Remodel

Sprucing up an old, outdated kitchen is one of the most important things that you can do to improve the investment of your home. The main reason for this is that kitchens are typically the deciding factor for many home buyers looking to make an offer on a residential property. By remodeling your kitchen, you are giving yourself the opportunity to get a better sale price on your home while also making the kitchen more functional for your own use. Follow these surefire tips for getting the most out of a kitchen remodel.  Tip 1: Work With...

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Can Purchasing Flooring Wholesale Help Your Installation Costs?

Posted by on May 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Can Purchasing Flooring Wholesale Help Your Installation Costs?

If you’re considering ripping out your worn or stained carpet and replacing it with solid-surface flooring, you may be investigating various ways to get the highest quality floors at a low cost. However, the number of options available can often seem overwhelming. How can you ensure that you’re getting durable floors at a reasonable cost? Read on to learn more about where you can purchase your new hardwood flooring, as well as to whom you should look to install it. When is wholesale flooring your best option? When it comes time to...

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