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April 25th, 11:19 am

Saturated colors and brightly rendered patterns equal a design punch that’s a welcome remodeling trend. They offer unexpected energy in rooms, as well as a playful personal touch that’s less about strict color and pattern matching and more about a space’s visual feel. ... See MoreSee Less

Saturated colors and brightly rendered patterns equal a design punch that’s a welcome remodeling trend. They offer unexpected energy in rooms, as well as a playful personal touch that’s less about strict color and pattern matching and more about a space’s visual feel.

April 24th, 11:18 pm

Just a few years ago, combo bath and shower setups defined bathroom floor plans. But now, separate bathtub and showering spaces are key to a trend-forward bathroom. Claw Foot Tubs are back in!Stand-alone showers often include multiple sprays and jets, and tubs, too, have gotten a makeover. ... See MoreSee Less

Just a few years ago, combo bath and shower setups defined bathroom floor plans. But now, separate bathtub and showering spaces are key to a trend-forward bathroom. Claw Foot Tubs are back in!Stand-alone showers often include multiple sprays and jets, and tubs, too, have gotten a makeover.

April 23rd, 11:16 am

Whether or not it’s really one-of-a-kind doesn’t matter: A top remodeling trend is adding a creative spin on a room and not worrying about standard design rules. That may equal a pop of cool tile in a bath, an unexpected visual showstopper (like the wallpapered risers on these stairs), or a twist on materials (patterned ceilings paired with painted walls). ... See MoreSee Less

Whether or not it’s really one-of-a-kind doesn’t matter: A top remodeling trend is adding a creative spin on a room and not worrying about standard design rules. That may equal a pop of cool tile in a bath, an unexpected visual showstopper (like the wallpapered risers on these stairs), or a twist on materials (patterned ceilings paired with painted walls).

April 22nd, 11:15 am

Eco-friendly and energy-efficient materials and supplies are in. No longer is it good enough to slap a label on something and call it good for the earth or claim that it saves energy. What's also on the horizon is homeowners asking good questions about sourcing, operation, and the like -- bamboo floors, for example, that haven't been trucked too far or those that come from a plant with low-impact waste cycles. ... See MoreSee Less

Eco-friendly and energy-efficient materials and supplies are in. No longer is it good enough to slap a label on something and call it good for the earth or claim that it saves energy. Whats also on the horizon is homeowners asking good questions about sourcing, operation, and the like -- bamboo floors, for example, that havent been trucked too far or those that come from a plant with low-impact waste cycles.

April 21st, 11:14 am

Long gone are the dark corners and storage-filled basements of yesteryear. Today's top remodeling trends include basements that serve as escapes, whether for visiting guests, work-at-home parents even devoted hobbyists (think man-cave). Basements (and attics) offer homeowners a way to remodel without doing an addition. ... See MoreSee Less

Long gone are the dark corners and storage-filled basements of yesteryear. Todays top remodeling trends include basements that serve as escapes, whether for visiting guests, work-at-home parents even devoted hobbyists (think man-cave). Basements (and attics) offer homeowners a way to remodel without doing an addition.

April 20th, 11:12 am

Opulence is out, quality is in: That's the takeaway from most remodeling trend reports, including Cost vs. Value. In fact, mid-range projects made bigger gains than either low-end or high-end remodels. That may equal some custom and some off-the-shelf cabinetry, a few personalized items here and there, and layout options designed to appeal to current and future homeowners. ... See MoreSee Less

Opulence is out, quality is in: Thats the takeaway from most remodeling trend reports, including Cost vs. Value. In fact, mid-range projects made bigger gains than either low-end or high-end remodels. That may equal some custom and some off-the-shelf cabinetry, a few personalized items here and there, and layout options designed to appeal to current and future homeowners.

April 19th, 11:11 am

Wood has long been a popular element in many homes, including traditional and contemporary. But in designs of even just a few years ago, it was typically limited in use and restricted to one surface, commonly the floor. Today's remodeling trends give a nod to combinations of types, styles, and stains of wood in all its forms -- on the floor, on the wall, in furniture. The key to the trend is to abandon any thought of matching in favor of a mixture of grains and colors to add visual interest. ... See MoreSee Less

Wood has long been a popular element in many homes, including traditional and contemporary. But in designs of even just a few years ago, it was typically limited in use and restricted to one surface, commonly the floor. Todays remodeling trends give a nod to combinations of types, styles, and stains of wood in all its forms -- on the floor, on the wall, in furniture. The key to the trend is to abandon any thought of matching in favor of a mixture of grains and colors to add visual interest.

April 19th, 11:10 am

A connection between the kitchen, eating, and living space continues to influence both new home construction and remodels. The advantages, such as a connected family and a cook that's not isolated, are why open kitchens have maintained their remodeling project popularity. ... See MoreSee Less

A connection between the kitchen, eating, and living space continues to influence both new home construction and remodels. The advantages, such as a connected family and a cook thats not isolated, are why open kitchens have maintained their remodeling project popularity.

April 18th, 11:09 am

Attic projects continue to be a popular remodeling trend, offering precious square feet for guest bedrooms or even family getaways. Much like basement remodels, the focus is less on what's missing, such as ceiling height, and more on design tricks and aesthetic choices to make the space as comfortable, bright, and personalized as possible. #CKCUSTOMREMODELING #ATTIC ... See MoreSee Less

Attic projects continue to be a popular remodeling trend, offering precious square feet for guest bedrooms or even family getaways. Much like basement remodels, the focus is less on whats missing, such as ceiling height, and more on design tricks and aesthetic choices to make the space as comfortable, bright, and personalized as possible. #CKCUSTOMREMODELING #ATTIC

April 17th, 11:08 am

Open Up and Update

Opt for open shelves instead of upper cabinets to provide display space and make a small kitchen feel larger. Install shelves at standard upper-cabinet height -- the lower shelf is 18 inches above the counter.
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Open Up and UpdateOpt for open shelves instead of upper cabinets to provide display space and make a small kitchen feel larger. Install shelves at standard upper-cabinet height -- the lower shelf is 18 inches above the counter.

April 16th, 11:07 am

Create New Nooks and New Looks!

Free up counter space by swapping your counter top microwave for an over-the-range model. Then turn a slice of cabinet space above the microwave into an attractive display shelf.
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Create New Nooks and New Looks!Free up counter space by swapping your counter top microwave for an over-the-range model. Then turn a slice of cabinet space above the microwave into an attractive display shelf.

April 15th, 1:05 pm

Update the Sink, Faucet, and Hardware

Upgrade your cleanup zone with a new sink and faucet. For a quick change to cabinets, buy new knobs and pulls. Give us a call and our design team will fulfill your dreams! 503-REMODEL!
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Update the Sink, Faucet, and HardwareUpgrade your cleanup zone with a new sink and faucet. For a quick change to cabinets, buy new knobs and pulls. Give us a call and our design team will fulfill your dreams! 503-REMODEL!

April 14th, 12:05 pm

Is Storage an Issue?

Stretch it out...If budget allows, extend a base cabinet for mini drawers. Use counter top jars for added storage and organization!🤔
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Is Storage an Issue? Stretch it out...If budget allows, extend a base cabinet for mini drawers. Use counter top jars for added storage and organization!🤔

April 13th, 11:03 am

Update Under the Sink

Always running out of space to store your stuff? Organize under the sink cleaning supplies with a pullout metal basket that also keeps paper towels off the counter.
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Update Under the SinkAlways running out of space to store your stuff? Organize under the sink cleaning supplies with a pullout metal basket that also keeps paper towels off the counter.

April 12th, 11:02 am

It's Time for Recycling!

Busy teaching your family how to leave a clean "footprint"? Turn a base cabinet into a recycling center by adding a pullout bin. Color code the bin for each type of recyclable😇.
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Its Time for Recycling!Busy teaching your family how to leave a clean footprint? Turn a base cabinet into a recycling center by adding a pullout bin. Color code the bin for each type of recyclable😇.

April 11th, 10:57 pm

Add Some Style-Furniture Style that Is!

Make cabinets look more like furniture. Take the doors off a few upper cabinets to make open storage along the refrigerator wall. If you extend the outer cabinet framing to the counter-top and add a custom-size shelf for bins, you'll create the look of a built-in china hutch.
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Add Some Style-Furniture Style that Is!Make cabinets look more like furniture. Take the doors off a few upper cabinets to make open storage along the refrigerator wall. If you extend the outer cabinet framing to the counter-top and add a custom-size shelf for bins, youll create the look of a built-in china hutch.

April 10th, 10:55 am

How about some Tile with Style?🧐

Replace a dated back-splash with fun and fashionable new tile. The lively choices include this porcelain mosaic tile which extends up the wall to add a pretty pattern behind open shelves.
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How about some Tile with Style?🧐Replace a dated back-splash with fun and fashionable new tile. The lively choices include this porcelain mosaic tile which extends up the wall to add a pretty pattern behind open shelves.

April 9th, 10:53 am

Freshen Up and Re-Finish!

Refinishing existing cabinets is like gaining an all-new kitchen for a fraction of the cost. Let's meet today and talk about Renewing your look! Call Lloyd at 503-REMODEL.🙂
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Freshen Up and Re-Finish!Refinishing existing cabinets is like gaining an all-new kitchen for a fraction of the cost. Lets meet today and talk about Renewing your look! Call Lloyd at 503-REMODEL.🙂

April 8th, 4:52 pm

Reasons why DIY isn't always the best choice! But we are, so give us a call at 503-REMODEL! ... See MoreSee Less

Reasons why DIY isnt always the best choice! But we are, so give us a call at 503-REMODEL!

April 7th, 3:50 pm

RENEW and REFINISH

Refinishing existing cabinets is like gaining an all-new kitchen for a fraction of the cost. Let's meet today and talk about Renewing your look! 503-REMODEL
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RENEW and REFINISHRefinishing existing cabinets is like gaining an all-new kitchen for a fraction of the cost. Lets meet today and talk about Renewing your look! 503-REMODEL