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What’s the Best Kitchen Flooring for You?

Homeowners love obsessing over every inch of their kitchens, from backsplashes to their Sub-Zero fridge. Yet one home improvement you should ponder more carefully is right beneath your feet: the flooring. What’s the best kitchen flooring to have in your home? The truth is there are many types and varieties of kitchen flooring, and each…
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What to Expect with a Remodeling Consultation

Do you want a 3D design of your dream kitchen remodel or a drawing scribbled on paper? Not all remodeling consultations come with the same scope of service, so before you agree to a consultation for your remodeling job, make sure to understand what you’ll get. Is the consultation a telephone call? A visit? Both?…
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Easy Ways to Eat Well During a Kitchen Renovation

Renovating your home can sometimes make you feel like you’ve gone off the grid—and not in a fun, life-affirming way. When you lose the use of your stove and/or refrigerator, meals devolve into an endless slog of takeout, which gets old and expensive fast. I’ve been there: During a recent kitchen renovation in my home, my trusty kitchen appliances were moved out to our…
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Worried About Dust from Remodeling?

Learn whether your contractor needs to follow a new OSHA rule for silica hazards. If they create dust, they probably do. What remodeling jobs require silica protection? Jobs where silica dust is airborne only briefly do not fall under the rule. Workers generate airborne silica for hours to reach the OSHA regulations’ limit. The most likely…
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How to Remodel a Small Kitchen

Plan a Small-Space Kitchen

Create a small-scale, smooth-functioning hub with savvy space planning and chic style.   Kitchens have morphed into multifunctional hubs where families gather to cook, entertain, pay bills, plan schedules, do homework and watch TV. But not everyone has enough square footage to serve all those functions and circulate comfortably. Some kitchens, particularly those in walkable…
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Features and Colors of Kitchens in New Homes

If you want your kitchen to be on trend after your remodel, it’s often helpful to look at data from newly constructed homes. The NAHB has compiled a helpful article that covers common trends for countertops, cabinets, appliances, and more: What are the features and colors included in kitchens of newly constructed homes? Data from…
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