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Helpful Advice from 8 People Who Remodeled Their Tallahassee Home

  8 Quotes from People Who Recently Underwent a Home Remodel The folks over at Real Simple recently posted an article with 8 quotes from homeowners who had recently undergone a home remodel. We really liked the advice they gave and we have posted their quotes below along with a response for how we deal with
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Consider These 3 Options When Updating Kitchen Cabinets

Option One: Painting Pro’s: Inexpensive, easy to DIY, quick fix. Con’s: short term fix, can’t change kitchen layout, can’t change door style, not upgrading hinges or drawer glides Probably the simplest and least expensive way to update your kitchen cabinets is to paint them. You can do it yourself for under $200 or pay a
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What Affects Your Kitchen Cabinet Cost?

Factors Affecting Kitchen Cabinet Cost But what affects kitchen cabinet cost? The answer is more than you think. Its a little hard to explain all the factors in one post but we’ll give it our best shot. There are a few factors to consider: Manufacturing method: Stock vs semi custom vs custom Build Quality –
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Tile Installation Costs In Tallahassee, FL

There are a surprising number of variables when it come to installing tile so it can be difficult to estimate without knowing the details of a project. What we’ve done below is outline some basic costs per sq ft so you can start to create your budget. We recommend you contact a qualified tile installer
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Plywood or Particleboard In My Tallahassee Home

Kitchen Cabinet Construction Part 1: The Cabinet Box

Bottom Line (tldr;): – Both plywood and particle board are suitable for cabinet construction. If cost is no issue then go with a high quality plywood cabinet box. – A 45# particle board can outperform plywood when used properly – Beware of cheap plywoods – many imported cabinets are made from lower quality plywoods B
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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 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 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 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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Kitchen Cabinet Refacing: Should You Reface or Replace Your Kitchen Cabinets?

We offer kitchen 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 it’s not always about cost. We’ve refaced
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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

  Your Kitchen Estimate: Details Matter The difference between a mediocre kitchen and a fantastic one are dozens of details that you need to get right. That’s why a quick, vague estimate just won’t cut it. You don’t want to get a ‘low ball’ estimate that leaves out all those little details, you’ll be disappointed with
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