Custom vs. Pre-Made Cabinets: Choosing the Right Option for Your Kitchen

When it comes to kitchen cabinets, choosing between custom and pre-made options can be a significant decision in your kitchen remodel. Having detailed information on the options available will aid in the decision-making process greatly! Here's a breakdown to

The Best Kitchen Renovation Ideas for Small Spaces

If you're looking to maximize space and style in a small kitchen, here are some renovation ideas that can help: 1. Open Shelving Replace upper cabinets with open shelving to create an airy, spacious feel. This also allows you to display decorative items or frequently used kitchenware for easy access.

Considerations for An Aging in Place Renovation

Hire a professional company that has experience with this type of renovation. This is likely a fairly obvious point, however, so many individuals think they can renovate, when fewer actually have the skills required to renovate properly. A design-build company that has experience with aging in place renovations will be a

Bidets, Bidettas & Bidet Sprayers

Most people born in the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s will react to hearing the word “bidet” by donning an Australian accent and saying “for washing your backside, right?” We will never tire of hearing that! However, let us clear up one common misconception about bidets: there are several different types of them. Let’

Maximize Your Kitchen Space with These Pro Tips.   

Mobile Islands Mobile islands are a wonderful invention. There are days when we all wish we had more counter space. Sure, our kitchen works very well for our family’s day-to-day dining needs, but not for special occasions. When Thanksgiving rolls around and Aunt Ida lugs in the most impressive display

Elevate Your Bathroom with these Top 9 Accessories

Hair Styling Station by Glamour G Putting your best foot forward often starts with wearing your best hairstyle. Not everyone can have naturally great hair days. In fact, we know very few people who have great hair days without, at a bare minimum, the use of some gel and a hairdryer. The curling iron is a

What to Consider When Managing a Large Renovation or Whole House Renovation

Managing a large-scale renovation such as renovating an entire house is most certainly more complicated then renovating a single room or in most cases even a single level. Let's talk about some of the most common considerations required of a large-scale renovation. The most important thing to consider is whether you are goi

Kitchen Hide and Seek Design Tricks and Tips

Hide and Seek may be a child’s game, however, we feel the title warrants use to describe some of the clever kitchen design tricks we have at our disposal. You can be the judge. Hidden Pantry We do not recommend this as a place

9 Easy Kitchen Holiday Hacks for the Season

We normally write about the design, renovation and building of living spaces. However, with Christmas around the corner we thought we’d post something on the lighter side this week. Ice Cream Anti-Cozy It s

Kitchen Trends 2023

Like the rest of the world, we sometimes wish we had a crystal ball that would allow us to see things that are going happen in 2023. Sure, winning lotto ticket numbers would be nice, but it would also be good to know whether or not that stunning pendant light is going to be in style in the near future. (Spoiler alert – it

Common Home Renovation Terms You Should Know!

So, you want to undertake a home renovation? There are some terms and titles you should familiarize with before you get started. Once you’ve learned all the lingo and inside information you should be equipped with enough renovation knowledge to get you started. Millwork Millwork is us

Experts Reveal Top Tips for a Small Kitchen Remodel in 2022

Custom Cabinets A good design build company will help you choose a custom cabinet layout that makes the most out of your space. When you go to a big box store such as Ikea, the only cabinets available are “stock” ones. Stock cabinets come in a limited set of dimensions, which equates to

Guide to an Eco-Friendly Kitchen

Build Better Cabinets The first step to becoming the proud owners of an eco-friendly kitchen is to hire an eco-friendly design build company. An eco-friendly design build company will be skilled at designing and building kitchens that are kind to the environment and will last a long time. A

Top Seven Reasons to Consider a Kitchen Renovation

1. To increase the value of your home. It is no secret that prospective home buyers view the kitchen as a make it or break it factor in their purchase decisions. One of the best ways to increase the value of your home, and the likelihood of it selling at or above list price, is to renovate your kitchen.

Custom Kitchen Designs are the New Trend

The kitchen is the heart of the home. This versatile room brings family members together. A kitchen should fit your family and your family’s needs perfectly. There should be enough seating for everyone to eat meals together. The kitchen should be organized to reduce clutter, and in doing so a more invi

Deck, Patio or Outdoor Living Space: What’s the Difference?

Why build a deck? A deck or patio is often constructed on a whim without proper thought and consideration as to how it will fit into the backyard or your home as a whole. Whereas an outdoor living space factors all of the components of your backyard and your existing home together to transform your backyard

Outdoor Living Space Essentials

1.Design When making a financial investment into your backyard, one must first consider the design of the outdoor living spaces that will comprise the backyard. Many lovely couples build a patio or deck only to discover three or four years later that the patio location, shape or size does not work with thei

Outdoor Kitchen & BBQ Essentials

1.Design. The design of outdoor kitchens can be one of the trickiest elements of a backyard or outdoor living space. Outdoor kitchens not only have to be functional, but they need to be cosmetically appealing and fit well into the design of your outdoor living space. They require the additional planning of

Kitchen Organization for Next Level Neatness

1. Tight Space Kitchen Pantry. You’ve renovated your kitchen or perhaps the house you moved into has a small space between the refrigerator and the cabinetry. Either way, you have a gap to fill, which is the perfect opportunity to install a slim-

10 Kitchen Tools Every Home Cook Should Have

1. Instant Pot. It seems like everyone you know has an Instant Pot and you really don’t understand what all the hoopla is about. There are several cooking shows, hundreds of cook books and thousands of recipes based on this one-pot wonder. It sautés, steams, roasts, boils and even bakes. While cooking Fr

8 Killer Accessories to Design Into or Add to Your Kitchen

  1. Magic Lazy Susan. The Lazy Susan finally has a comparable option called the “Magic Corner”. As most people know, Lazy Susans are circular and you have to rotate the dish to access the item you need. While Magic Corners are more like a sliding L-shaped drawer that completely slides out so you

Hiring a Home Renovation Contractor

You’ve finally done it. After years of humming and hawing over renovating your kitchen, bathroom, basement, bedroom, living room, addition or backyard, etc. you have decided to actually get the job done. Congrats! That brings you to this blog and your current, burning question: how do I go about hiring a home renovatio

Kitchen Renovations – 10 Tips You Need to Know Before You Start

You’ve binged watched dozens of home renovation programs. You’ve read several home repair and maintenance books. You’re handy with tools and love DIY projects. Naturally, the next step is for you to undertake a kitchen renovation, right? Before you plan a kitchen demo day, there are several things you should be awa