Why Winter Is a Good Time for Home Remodeling
Posted: Wednesday, November 13th 2013 in Remodeling
Most people tend to think of fall and spring as the best times to start home remodeling—but winter is actually a great time to begin your project, for that exact reason. Since the most popular time for remodeling is from August to November, kitchen and bathroom remodeling contractors have more availability during this time—and manufacturers often run sales on major appliances after the holidays!
So if you need to book your remodeling project around your busy schedule, now’s the time. And if you’re not ready to start home remodeling just yet but the colder weather has left you with some extra time inside the house, this can also be the perfect time to start planning a spring project.
If you live in Delaware Pennsylvania, New Jersey, or Maryland, contact us to schedule a consultation—or keep reading to learn more about the benefits of winter remodeling!
Benefits of Winter Remodeling
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Should You Replace or Reface Your Cabinets?
Posted: Tuesday, November 5th 2013 in Cabinets
Updating your cabinets can be an easy way to give your kitchen or bathroom a whole new look. But should you get a replacement or have your cabinets refaced? Your decision depends on the quality of your existing cabinets, what you do and do not like about them, and your budget, among other things. We’ve outlined some tips below to help you get started—or you can call us to schedule a design consultation in the Delaware area and our remodelers will walk you through the decision-making process.
Cabinet Refacing vs. Replacing
The decision to reface or replace your cabinets varies depending on a few factors. Consider your:
- Reasons for remodeling. If you like the general layout of the room and are remodeling to give your space a refreshed look, cabinet refacing may be what you need. However, if you want to use a completely different material or create a more functional ... Read More
How to Plan a Kitchen Remodel
Posted: Thursday, October 24th 2013 in Bathrooms
So you’ve decided you want to remodel your kitchen. But where do you begin? With such a big project, you want to be sure you make the best decisions for your space. After all, you spend a lot of time in your kitchen and it’s often a place your guests will see too. Fortunately, we’ve got some tips below that can help you plan a kitchen remodel and make it less overwhelming. You can also schedule a consultation and our remodelers will work with you to plan out your new kitchen design according to your needs!
Planning a Kitchen
The best way to start planning a kitchen remodel project is to consider the purpose of this space and ask yourself some key questions, such as:
- How many people typically use your kitchen?
- Who will be using your kitchen regularly—do you need to account for children, the elderly, or any handicaps?
- What else do ... Read More
Posted: Wednesday, September 18th 2013 in Cabinets
The cabinet hardware you choose can make or break the look of your cabinets. No matter how beautiful your cabinetry may be, oversized cabinet hardware in the wrong style or material can detract from the look you’re trying to achieve and impact the overall appearance of the room. At the same time, cabinet hardware can act as the finishing touch to your cabinetry design, bringing the space together and maximizing functionality. So make sure to do your research and choose cabinet hardware that reflects your personal style and is easy to use—we can help!
How to Choose Cabinet Hardware
From knobs and latches to pulls and more, there’s a variety of options to choose from when it comes to cabinet hardware. In order to make the best decision for your home, consider the following factors:
- Design and style. Choose cabinet hardware designs that match your sense of style. Do you want ... Read More
Master Bathroom Ideas
Posted: Monday, September 9th 2013 in Remodeling
Your master bathroom is an important component of the home and an opportunity to reflect your personal sense of style. By adding the right design elements and furnishings, you can create your own sanctuary in the master bathroom that provides comfort and lifts your spirits like a day at the spa.
Ready to get creative with your remodeling project? Consider the master bathroom ideas below or contact Bath, Kitchen and Tile Center for a consultation in the Delaware area.
Master Bathroom Designs
When it comes to master bathroom designs, the options are endless. You have the ability to choose among a wide variety of materials, designs, and colors, depending on your style, functionality, and budget requirements. Whether you want dual bathroom vanities, colorful accents, or open shelving, it’s easy to customize this space to meet your needs.
Don’t know where to start? No problem! Consider these master bathroom ideas:
Kitchen Breakfast Bar
Posted: Wednesday, August 28th 2013 in Kitchens
Looking to update your kitchen but not sure how? Consider installing a kitchen breakfast bar as one way to provide extra space for dining and food preparation, while creating an open layout in the room. Not only will it enhance the design of your kitchen, but it will maximize functionality and help you make the most out of your space!
Benefits of a Kitchen Breakfast Bar
There are many benefits to having a kitchen breakfast bar. A breakfast bar can:
- Save space
- Add a convenient space for daily meals
- Be built in all shapes and sizes
- Be built with different materials
- Create an open kitchen design
- And more!
Whether you want granite, ceramic tile, butcher block, or laminate, there are plenty of options to choose from—making it easy to customize your kitchen breakfast bar and get creative with the design. You can also get creative with the bar stools! Stools come in a variety of different ... Read More
Posted: Monday, August 19th 2013 in Kitchens
Are you looking for ways to update your kitchen and add a touch of color to your space? You may want to consider adding a tile backsplash, a trend in kitchen design that’s been growing increasingly popular in 2013. Not only can a kitchen backsplash enhance your room design by creating visual interest, but it can complement any style and can be installed using a wide variety of materials—making it easy to customize.
Benefits of a Kitchen Backsplash
There are many benefits to having a kitchen backsplash in terms of its ability to improve aesthetics and the overall functionality of your kitchen. Kitchen backsplashes:
- Are easy to clean
- Add visual interest
- Can protect your walls from spills
- Are available in a broad range of materials and colors
- Allow you to get creative with designs and patterns
- And more!
Kitchen Backsplash Ideas
When you’re coming up with kitchen backsplash ideas for your home, there are various factors to take into account:
Custom Bathroom Vanities
Posted: Tuesday, August 13th 2013 in Remodeling
Sometimes all it takes is a new custom vanity to give your entire bathroom a facelift. With the right combination of colors and materials, your custom bathroom vanity can transform the look of your space to reflect your sense of style while maximizing functionality. And because there are so many options to choose from, it’s easy to have fun with your remodeling project and get creative with the design.
Designing a Custom Bathroom Vanity
Before designing your custom bathroom vanity, consider the following factors:
- Color. Choose a color that matches the rest of your bathroom design.
- Size. Think about how big the room is and what size you need for your bathroom cabinets.
- Materials. Choose a material based on your style, budget, and maintenance requirements.
- Type of vanity. Think about what your bathroom is lacking now—does it need a bigger vanity, a medicine cabinet, extra drawers for towels, or a linen closet?
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Modern Bathroom Design
Posted: Wednesday, July 24th 2013 in Remodeling
The bathroom has become an important aspect of any home design. After all, it’s a room where guests tend to visit and a place you spend a lot of time in—you might as well add an element of luxury to the design. In fact, many modern bathroom designs stand out because they create a spa-like feeling that’s soothing yet refined. If you’d like to remodel your space with a modern bathroom design of your own, keep reading for ideas or contact Bath, Kitchen and Tile Center for help.
Modern Bathroom Ideas
As you’re brainstorming ideas for your remodeling project, you may be wondering what qualities make up a modern bathroom design and how you can add a personal touch to the room. Luckily, there are many different features you can include in the design that make it easy to customize. Here are some modern bathroom ideas you may want to consider:
Custom Kitchen Islands
Posted: Wednesday, July 17th 2013 in Remodeling
Custom kitchen islands are becoming more and more popular for homeowners today. And with good reason! Not only can a kitchen island transform the look and feel of the room, but it can also help you improve functionality and make the most of your space. What’s more, you have a lot of options to choose from in terms of materials, styles, and colors, making it easy to customize this area.
Benefits of Having a Custom Kitchen Island
Knowing the benefits of having a custom kitchen island can help you make a decision if you’re comparing it with the standard kitchen model. A kitchen island:
- Can increase storage space.
- Creates extra seating and dining space.
- Adds space for preparation and cooking.
- Is versatile and can be used for multiple functions.
- Is easy to customize in terms of materials.
If you opt to update your kitchen with an island, you’ll be able to choose from a multitude of different features ... Read More