Consider color, contrast and wood to keep a white space from feeling cold White continues — and will continue — to be the overwhelmingly popular choice for kitchen cabinets. Some 42 percent of homeowners will choose white cabinets this year, according to a recent Houzz study on kitchen trends. But the choices you make in
You’ve lived in your home for years, and it’s time: No more laminate countertops. Say adieu to that oh-so-’70s backsplash. You’ve got the cash to make it happen, but do you have the time? Given that a kitchen remodel complicates access to the area where you cook your meals, you might be wondering: How long does a kitchen renovation
A kitchen has to run smoothly to be livable (and likeable). Each component in a compact kitchen must be perfectly planned, from the layout to the appliances, and all must work cohesively to overcome the limitations of cooking in a confined space. This means that designing a small kitchen can often take longer than planning
With the right mudroom ideas, your entryway can not only keep dirt outside, but help you stay organized. Many newer homes have a mudroom, an area inside an entryway where you take off outdoor items before entering the house. Originally meant for those in cold climates to shed heavy winter gear, these mudroom areas can
Organize your entryway and create an attractive, welcoming space with customized mudroom furniture and storage solutions. Is the entry to your home a chaotic pileup of jackets, backpacks, phone chargers and life’s other essentials? Typically a small room or entryway, a mudroom is the first place guests may see when they come to visit. By
This past August, the 2017 Farmer’s Almanac hit store shelves with some bold predictions for the upcoming winter. Most of the country is expected to experience frigid winter temperatures and an abundance of snow. While many of us don’t mind an occasional snow day to do absolutely nothing at home, the appeal fades quickly as
The latest Houzz Bathroom Trends Study reveals the most common budgets, features and trends in master baths. Now about that tub … Bathrooms are nearly the most popular room to renovate, just after kitchens. After all, these are important spaces where we spend a good amount of time — several hours a week, in fact.