Bathroom renovations are one of the best ways to increase the value of your home. You spend a lot of time there, and it’s probably the first place you go in the morning, and the last before bed. So it’s totally fair to argue that, if you’re going to splurge a bit somewhere, a bathroom remodel is the place.
The obvious starting place is with your tub/shower. It’s bound to be the most visually prominent aspect, so you should give it extra consideration. And that’s where this debate comes in. While many bathrooms have tub-shower combos, the current trend is to remove your tub and install a large, luxurious shower. But should you take the proverbial plunge?
To help you make that decision, we’ve compiled the pros and cons below.
While classic décor has a timeless value, modern designs certainly have their own charms, bringing more than a few enticing looks. However, what to do if you’re a fan of both the traditional and the modern? Creating the perfect balance between the two and combining the best of both worlds offers a plethora of simple yet mesmerising solutions. With these inspiring design ideas, you can give your classic décor a modern flair in just a few simple steps.
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I schedule more bathroom remodels than any other project. I also spend more time on houzz helping people fix problems in their bathroom remodels than on anything else. When it comes to bathrooms, they’re deceptively tricky. What seems like just a sink, toilet, and shower has so much going on beneath the surface. Not to mention everything that goes into properly laying tile or choosing the right lighting for a powder room versus a master bath. So to help you plan and prepare for your imminent projects, I’ve put together a list of helpful tips to make your bathroom remodel go as smoothly as possible.
If you’re looking to refresh your place this year, I have just the thing. Every year, all the big paint manufacturers choose a few colors which they expect to be the major trends for the year, or which they hope will set the tone for current designs. Ranging from your safe neutrals to bold color, you have a lot to choose from in this year’s group.
Today I want to talk about a flooring option which you may not have given much consideration. You can use it in any room in your house to give a look of modern elegance or the feel of rustic warmth. If you haven’t looked into wood-look tile as an option for your remodeling projects, then you really ought to; it’s all the sturdiness of tile with the aesthetic appeal of wood.
Today, we’re doing math – I’m warning you upfront. Don’t get scared, because it’s simple math and it’s gonna make your house look great.
If you’ve ever been baking and confused a teaspoon with a tablespoon, you know that a small mistake in measurements can ruin an entire recipe. The same is often true in decorating. If you’ve been reading these blogs for any length of time, you’ll know that I have a real hang up for proper lighting. Which is why we’re going to talk about how to measure for the right lights, and give you some handy little tips for making the most of your room.