Tag: countertops

Top Kitchen Remodeling Trends

Your kitchen is the one place where you want to be really careful about trendy choices. The last thing you want is a kitchen that’s out of sync in just a few years simply because you followed a trend. Instead, look at the trends in terms of the value they bring to your life and… 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 »

9 Kitchen Design Trends That Can’t Go Wrong

Remodeling your kitchen is a huge commitment. Make sure you’re getting the best return by making choices that’ll last. Here are 9 trends with staying power.       Your kitchen is the one place where you want to be really careful about trendy choices. The last thing you want is a kitchen that’s out… 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 »

Organizing Your Kitchen Cabinets

Get your kitchen in order with this go-to guide for cabinet organization. When it comes to loving where you live, organization plays a big role. And while there are strategies, gurus, and services galore that focus on domestic overhauls, when it comes to organizing your stuff, it sometimes just feels better to do it yourself… Read more »

Transforming Your Laundry Room

Doing laundry is something that no one enjoys, but everyone knows is a must. However, a cluttered, inconvenient laundry room will make the task more difficult. Have you ever considered a laundry room renovation? We’ve put together a few ideas for relatively simple renovations that may ultimately innovate the way you do your laundry. If… Read more »

9 Ways to Keep Your Bathroom Cleaner Longer

Because scrubbing tile is low on the list of things you want to do this weekend… We hear you. When we polled 5000 Good Housekeeping readers about their cleaning habits, it came through loud and clear that the bathroom is not only one of your home’s most important rooms to keep clean, and but also… Read more »

Top Reasons to Remodel your Kitchen

The National Kitchen & Bath Association offers advice on when and why to update. Many homeowners think their kitchen is outdated from the looks of their worn cabinets, dated appliances and crackled countertop. What they may not realize is that there are many other reasons, more important than cosmetic, why a kitchen needs to be… Read more »

13 Design-Friendly Storage Solutions for the Bathroom

The secret to tidy towels and beautifully organized bottles? The right storage, of course. Sample this smorgasbord of ideas Adequate storage is crucial to the success of any room, and the bathroom is no exception. In fact, we often overlook the need for storage in this much-used area or are challenged by the small dimensions… Read more »

Baking Stations Make Cooking More Fun

Get inspired to cook (and simplify holiday prep) with a dedicated space for baking The weather cools and the aromas of sweet and savory treats fill the kitchen. But it can be a struggle to separate holiday baking from both day-to-day meal preparation and entertaining needs. Setting up a separate baking station is a great… Read more »