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10

Inexpensive Outside of the Box Home Additions for Three Rooms in Your Home | Bethesda, MD

Inexpensive Outside of the Box Home Additions for Three Rooms in Your Home | Bethesda, MD
If you are considering a new renovation for the end of summer, it's important to not get lost in all of the details, but at the same time still thinking outside of the box. A  home addition  can bring much needed comfort, utility, and functionality to your home, and can help your ROI (return on investment) when you decide to sell. Here are some "not-so-traditional" home additions that won't cost you an arm and a leg for three areas of your home. Foyer It is, after all, the very first thing all people see when entering your home. So why not add a personal touch and make it your own? Choose a color for your door that accents your home's style and elegance. Something that brings class and drama right away. Add touches of glass as juxtaposition and mirrors as accents. If space allows, consider adding a bench for removing shoes....
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Jun
20

5 Tips to Help Ease Your Kitchen Remodeling Woes | Bethesda, MD

5 Tips to Help Ease Your Kitchen Remodeling Woes | Bethesda, MD
So you're planning a big  kitchen remodeling  plan. Great! Nothing adds value to your home than an updated kitchen packed full of amenities. A kitchen should be functional without being dated, be fancy without looking pretentious, and be classy without forcing it. Sound complicated? It's not. Here are some tips to help you get that kitchen you've always wanted, without the stress you've anticipated. Wide Walkways Try to envision your new kitchen with at least 36" wide walkways. This will help it later you plan to add an island, or plan to expand the kitchen in size. For areas around stoves and cooktops, try and shoot for a larger berth for safety, somewhere near the 42" range. Microwave Height For kitchens with mounted microwaves, adjusting for height should be priority. There is no standard, rather, whatever fits the home-chef in question. As a rule, though, shoot for at least 15" above...
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Mar
15

The Secret to a Successful Kitchen Remodeling | Bethesda, MD

The Secret to a Successful Kitchen Remodeling | Bethesda, MD
The secret to a successful relationship with your  kitchen remodeling  company isn't really that much of a secret. In fact, it may be simpler than you think. First, don't be afraid to ask questions.  Ask your local hardware store for recommendations, ask your friends who have had remodeling work done for recommendations, and, if you see a business having remodeling work done, ask them as well.  Most people will be glad to give you their opinions about work they've had done.  Be sure to ask about the good and the bad, and pay attention to things you hear over and over again.  If you hear most people talking about cost overruns and late completions, you might have a better experience than they did, but probably not.  If everyone talks about great quality work, you might have a bad experience, but probably not. Second, make sure that your potential company is licensed...
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