Spa-Style Bathrooms: Luxury that Lasts

Luxury is about more than just style; it’s also about value. After all, many of the most luxurious materials on the planet–diamonds, gold and marble–are also extremely durable and timeless. Because consumers are looking at their homes in new ways–often refocusing on a longer-term commitment—an increasing number are planning spaces that will continue to deliver… Read more »

Need Help Choosing a Paint Color?

Part of planning for your new remodeling project is picking a paint color. There are thousands of paint colors out there today so how do you know what’s right for your home? If you have ever found yourself staring at a wall marked up with dozens of sample colors, yet still no closer to finding… Read more »

Designer Spotlight – Meet Rachel

13 years of design and yet something was missing… Hi! I’m Rachel Mignogna and am new to Foster Remodeling Solutions, well I joined the firm in late March to be exact.  I came to Foster with nearly 13 years of kitchen and bath design exposure under my belt and the desire to achieve more out… Read more »

The Kitchen Work Triangle

The concept of the Kitchen Work Triangle was developed by the Small Homes Council of the School of Architecture at the University of Illinois in the 1950’s. An invisible “work triangle” is created in the kitchen by the arrangement of the sink, stove and refrigerator. The placement of these three elements in relation to each… Read more »

In-Law Suite Trend and Its Baggages

Trendy! Trendy! Wonder why adding an in-law suite has been a trend to multi-generational families? We’ll get to that later on. First, let me give you a broad picture of an in-law suite. You can name it in a lot of ways, you can call it granny suite, granny flat or mother-in-law apartment. An in-law… Read more »

Design Tips for Adding a Master Suite

A master bathroom can set your home apart from others in your neighboorhood for resale as well as giving you a spa-like retreat you can enjoy every day. A master suite addition can be a great way to expand your living space and upgrade the value of your home. Here are a few ideas to… Read more »

Organize your Kitchen with Custom Cabinets

To more and more homeowners the kitchen is no longer just a secluded space in the back of the house to prepare meals.  It has become a multi-functional hub and the true heart of the home. As the open floorplan concept continues, kitchens are being located in the center of the home. Having an organized… Read more »

The High Cost of the Low Price

Most licensed contractors are competent, honest, hardworking, and financially responsible. And yet almost everyone knows someone who has a nightmare story to tell about a remodeling job: the length of time it took; the inconvenience of the noise and dust; or the cost overruns associated with even the smallest project. Choosing the lowest bid comes… Read more »

Basement Makeover Inspirations

Here are a few of our Basement Makeovers…                        

Light up Your Life – Tips about Lighting your next Remodel

Lighting your new space so you can comfortably see and work, is a important aspect of your remodeling project. Lighting greatly affects the mood, aesthetics and functionality of your living spaces. Your lighting layout should never be an afterthought or haphazard decision. This is true whether you are remodeling your current home or building a… Read more »