How to Prepare a Room for Remodeling

You and your home are about to embark on the exciting adventure of remodeling.  You’ve seen your dreams come to life on paper.  You’ve selected everything you want to include in your home remodel.  In weeks (or days) your home will undergo the exciting process of demolition and then rebuilding.  And eventually your space will blossom into the room you’ve always dreamed it could be.  Read more

The Range Hood and your Kitchen Remodel

In the past several years range hoods have gone from being purely practical to a being an interesting way to add to the overall design of your kitchen.  If you are looking at remodeling your kitchen, it’s important to find the correct balance of functional and interesting design in your new range hood.  Read more

How to Choose Kitchen Cabinets

Many home remodelers and kitchen designers will suggest that the first thing to do when planning a kitchen remodel is to pick the cabinets for your kitchen.  There are a couple of great reasons for this.  Read more

2013 Design Trends for Kitchens and Baths

Every year Professional Remodeler magazine creates a list of top design trends for the year.  Their list is based on the results of surveys done of designers who help homeowners remodel both kitchens and baths.  Here are 10 of  the design trends that we most commonly see from their list. Read more

Andy’s Top 10 Home Enhancements #3 Faucets

There’s nothing like having a nice, new kitchen faucet to make it easier to spend time cleaning up after a delicious meal.  Installing new faucets in either your kitchen or your bathroom can not only decrease your water usage but also it upgrades the style and functionality of the room. Read more

Andys Top 10 Enhancements #5 Light Fixtures

Are your light fixtures dated?  Do you struggle to get enough light to do the tasks you plan to do in an area?  One of the easiest ways to update your home is to update your light fixtures.

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Kitchen Remodeling: Ways to Make Cooking Easier

The last couple of years have seen a resurgence in people enjoying cooking in their own homes.  Not only does it cost less to eat in your own home, Read more

Fun Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

One of the simplest ways to change the look of your kitchen is by updating your backsplash.  In recent years many options have exploded onto the market.  Here are some of our favorite options. Read more

What Type of Lighting do you Need or Want?

Choosing lighting fixtures can be overwhelming; the right lighting fixtures can make or break a room. Stephanie Richeson from  The Lighting Studio in Lafayette, IN graciously agreed to share some of her knowledge with us. We asked her to provide you with a place to start when picking out lighting fixtures for your home. Read more

Seeing Is Believing

We’ll be honest with you, one of the hardest parts of any remodeling project is trying to grasp just what a room will look like and feel like once it’s completed.  We know that seeing lines drawn on a paper and visualizing them as cabinets, doors, windows and appliances is complicated. Read more