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Remodeling In Tallahassee: HGTV vs Reality

HGTV has done a lot to improve the remodeling industry. It’s opened up the world of design and construction to millions of viewers and created dozens of new design trends that might otherwise remained very regional (shiplap anyone?) Remodeling in Tallahassee: Set Realistic Expectations But one negative impact of the Reality TV-ifying of remodeling is
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Smart Kitchens in Tallahassee Florida: Let’s Get Real.

Smart kitchens are all the rage. But what is a smart kitchen? If you read a lot of kitchen design news like I do you’d think it meant everything has to have wifi and you must be able to turn it on with your phone.  Today you can look inside your fridge with your smartphone
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Universal Design: Is Your Tallahassee Home Visitable

Bringing people together and connecting with one another is one thing that makes us human, but it has become important now more than ever to ask the question “…when guests visit your home can they move around freely and with minimal assistance in your home?”.  This is also known as visitability. As Certified Aging in
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Pressure Balance vs. Thermostatic Shower Valve: What Is the Difference?

The Shower Experience When planning your dream bathroom remodeling project, there is more to do than just choosing a style, a color scheme, what finishes you’ll use, and what features your bathroom will have. If you are remodeling an outdated bathroom, it’s going to take more than an extravagant shower head, new grout, marble tiles,
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The Emotional Roller Coaster Of Remodeling

Remodeling a kitchen or bathroom is a big undertaking. Both rooms are very important to the everyday function of your home and to live without them, even for a short period of time can be tough. Every remodel has its ups and downs, what we call the “emotional roller coaster of remodeling”.  The roller coaster
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10 Terrific Tips for Decluttering Your Tallahassee Home’s Kitchen Counters

Decluttering kitchen counters is one of the most common reasons given for why people want to remodel. Contemporary design relies on clean simple design elements and a kitchen counter loaded with small appliances, spices and utensils doesn’t go so well with the contemporary style. But there are more than just design related reasons for getting
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How to Successfully Use Ikea Kitchen Products in your Tallahassee Home

Valkommen! A few months back, we did a post on the common questions we get about Ikea kitchen cabinets. No surprise that one of the top ones was whether they’re a less expensive route. Our conclusion? When all is said and done, using Ikea cabinets doesn’t shave that much off the average cost of a
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Cabinet Refacing Tallahassee: Should You Reface or Replace Your Kitchen Cabinets?

We offer cabinet refacing as a service because it is the best solution for some homeowners. But it’s not always the right choice. In fact about 25% of our refacing estimates wind up with the customer choosing new cabinets because it’s a better option for them. And its not always about cost. We’ve refaced kitchens
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Let’s Get Cooking: How to Choose the Right Appliances for Your Kitchen Remodel

For a lot of people, finding the right appliances is one of the most exciting parts of a kitchen remodel. If you want to ensure you’re happy with your choices, there are some things you should consider long before you approve your kitchen design. Designing for Appliances A new refrigerator, stove top, range, dishwasher, and
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Why We Use A Good Better Best Kitchen Estimate in Tallahassee

I’m sure you’ve seen some form of the image above. It’s a popular idea that when hiring a service you can only have two of the three. The service be fast and high quality but not cheap. Or cheap and fast but not high quality etc… It also applies to the actual kitchen estimate process. A
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A Better Way To Waterproof Showers In Tallahassee

  Tile Is Not Waterproof There is a common misconception, even amongst very experienced tile installers, that tile is waterproof. To be very clear: No type of tile is waterproof. Even if the tile is sealed it is not waterproof. Grout is also not waterproof. Even if sealed grout is not waterproof. So Why Do
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10 Tallahassee Small Kitchen Space Savers You’ll Love

Even if you don’t have room in your kitchen for a sub-zero fridge, double-sink, or six-burner stove, you don’t have to sacrifice style or function. From scaling down to innovative storage solutions, there are plenty of ways to make the most of the space you do have. How to Maximize Space in a Small Kitchen
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What You Need To Know About Recessed Lighting in the Bathroom

  Recessed lighting in the bathroom is very popular and for good reason. It offers a clean low profile appearance that doesn’t intrude on your space while brightening the whole room. Recessed lighting does have limitations and it is rarely the only type of lighting you want in your Tallahassee bathroom. In this post we’re
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From Crowded to Comfortable: Remodeling Ideas for a Small Kitchen in Tallahassee

Just because you have a small kitchen it doesn’t mean you can’t have the remodel you’ve always wanted! It simply means rethinking some preconceived ideas about what a kitchen remodel “should” be. Traditional kitchen layouts are based around the work triangle, with hypothetical lines that span the sink, range, and refrigerator. A small kitchen layout,
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Are Ikea Cabinets Right For Your Tallahassee Kitchen?

Have you heard Ikea is coming to Jacksonville? That’s only a short 2.5-hour drive from Tallahassee! If you’ve never been to an Ikea store, it’s an experience. Expect to spend a few hours and don’t forget to get some Swedish meatballs from the cafeteria before you go! Common Questions We Get About Ikea Kitchen Cabinets We
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Meet Our Designer, Caitlyn!

  Caitlyn started out working in a home improvement store while going to Florida State University. Though studying applied mathematics and computer programming, she always had an interest in how-to’s and figuring out how things work. After specializing in appliances and flooring, she began to apprentice under the store’s kitchen and bath specialist. This quickly
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The 2018 Cost Vs. Value Report: What This Means For Your Tallahassee Remodel

The cost vs value report created every year by Remodeling Magazine always creates a stir in the remodeling world. Lots of companies share and re-tweet it as a way of demonstrating to homeowners how much things should cost and (hopefully) prove to them that the expense will add value to their home. The infographic above
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Small and Beautiful: Kitchen Cabinet Designs that Work in Tallahassee

When space is limited, it takes smart and efficient design planning to create a kitchen that is aesthetically pleasing while offering all the functionality every family needs. One of the keys to a successful cabinet design layout for a small kitchen? Think multifunctional. A Place for Everything Anyone who lives with a small kitchen knows
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