Tag: lighting

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 »

Smart Strategies for Bathroom Remodeling

You dream about a bathroom that’s high on comfort and personal style, but you also want materials, fixtures, and amenities with lasting value. You can have both.   Stick to a Plan A bathroom remodel is no place for improvisation. Before ripping out the first tile, think hard about how you will use the space, what materials… Read more »

Bathroom Remodeling – Splurge or Save?

Function is the No. 1 priority in a bathroom—if it doesn’t “work” for you, who cares whether the tile is patterned in period-perfect Arts and Crafts style? Ultimately, you must be able to easily, conveniently use the space and the features within it.   “In the end, you need a good quality toilet that works… Read more »

Sarah’s Style File – July 2015

Welcome to Sarah’s Style File, I’m Sarah, Foster Remodeling Solutions Director of Design and I’m bringing to you a feature project to experience the remodeling process with us!  For this issue’s highlighted project I have chosen a kitchen remodel in Reston. In this kitchen minor changes to the layout and major changes to the finishes… Read more »

How to Make the Most of Your Ceiling

Although the ceiling tends to be largely out of sight and out of mind, the right decorations on the ceiling can have a marked effect on the overall interior aesthetic. Patterns and colors can be used to highlight a central lamp, and the extra space often works well for designs that, when on the floor… Read more »

Black is Back – Kitchens 2015

The return of black is here and with it comes a hefty bite of power and prestige. Black is the strong and sleek design you have been waiting for. Indulge your home in the luxurious deep tones and textures this style can create. There is much more than one color here. Recreating your kitchen into… Read more »

Sarah’s Style File – December 2014

Welcome to Sarah’s Style File, I’m Sarah, Foster Remodeling Solutions Senior Design Consultant and each month I’m bringing to you a feature project to experience the remodeling process with us!  For this month’s highlighted project I have chosen a 1st floor remodel in Springfield. We opened the family room to the kitchen and removed a… Read more »

Sarah’s Style File – June 2014

Welcome to Sarah’s Style File, I’m Sarah, Foster Remodeling Solutions Senior Design Consultant and each month I’m bringing to you a feature project to experience the remodeling process with us!  For this month’s highlighted project I have chosen a gorgeous modern master bath remodel in Haymarket. While the layout mostly worked for the client, they… Read more »

Sarah’s Style File – May 2014

Welcome to Sarah’s Style File, I’m Sarah, Foster Remodeling Solutions Senior Design Consultant and each month I’m bringing to you a feature project to experience the remodeling process with us!  For this month’s highlighted project I have chosen a custom basement remodel in Great Falls. With this project, we started with an unfinished blank slate,… Read more »

Sarah’s Style File – April 2014

Welcome to Sarah’s Style File, I’m Sarah, Foster Remodeling Solutions Senior Design Consultant and each month I’m bringing to you a feature project to experience the remodeling process with us!  For this month’s highlighted project I have chosen a 2-Story addition project in Vienna. With this addition project, we removed a rarely used screen porch… Read more »