It's a brand new year, and it's a great time to think about what you want your home to look like and how to make it happen! Here are our favorite design and remodeling trends for 2016 to give you some ideas. Add Space to Your Kitchen Have a formal dining room next to your
A new coat of paint is one of the easiest ways to give a room a big refresh. The first step is figuring out which kind you need. Read on to learn about kinds of paints and finishes. Two Main Types of Paint: Water-Based Paints vs. Oil-Based Paints Oil-Based Paints Some companies have begun phasing
Unless you've had custom-designed kitchen cabinets installed, you know the space we're talking about. Between the ceiling and where the cabinets start, there's a gap that seems to have no purpose. But you can make it look less awkward with the following tips. #1: Add Storage Baskets We all have appliances, pots and pans that
If you're taking on a home renovation project that's big enough that you're working with a contractor, there are a whole host of things that can go wrong -- and right. The tips below will help your project go smoothly -- and get you closer to the home of your dreams. #1: Don't Follow (or
Do you love the sauna but hate the expense of a spa or gym membership? Do you ever wish you had a luxurious way to relax at home after a long day or warm up on a cold winter's evening right in your own home? Look no further -- what you need is a steam
Both granite and onyx are beautiful, exotic, natural stone choices for your countertops, but it's important to know what the differences are before you make your decision. Granite vs. Onyx: The Basics The differences between granite and onyx go down to the most basic level. Granite is an igneous rock, mostly quartz, that is
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The smallest room in your house could be the most dangerous. More than a third of the injuries sustained in a home happen in the bathroom while showering or bathing. Over 14 percent occur while using the toilet. This number increases with age; people over 85 suffer over half of their injuries near the toilet, women more than men.
Cost versus value is always the determining factor for the wise homeowner. That built-in saltwater aquarium may seem like a good idea in the moment, but could become a sore spot later -- maintaining those fragile fish just might take a lot more than you bargained for. Fancy appliances that looked great at the Home Show but really aren't
Ever imagined what your living room could really look like without the clutter that has to do with media…the remote controls, the cords, the DVDS, gaming systems, the clunky cabinetry and furniture that you bought to hold it all? What if everything entertainment in your life was built right into the wall? What if your living room