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Remodeling any area of your home allows you to create a new look and feel that fits your daily life and conveys your unique style. Whether it’s your kitchen or bathroom that needs a facelift, adding additional storage for bedrooms or replacing flooring with hardwood, tile or natural stone, you ultimately want to find the best materials and products as well as professionals who can make sure your project is successful. We've got you covered on all fronts with access to over a million products from more than 700 premium manufacturers and more than 2 million verified home improvement pros.
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Home improvement takes place in scores of different ways, and no matter how large or small the project is, all homeowners have one thing in common – they want the job done right!
When you make the decision to update any area of your home, the ultimate goal is to improve the overall look and functionality of that space.
Whether you’re changing the look of a room with new furniture, you’re tearing out walls to enlarge your bathroom, or you’re building an outdoor kitchen, you have a vision for the final outcome.
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Remodeling a kitchen is a popular DIY home improvement project. It can make your kitchen the focal point of family gatherings and make your home more enjoyable. A remodeling project also enables you to improve the function and appearance of your kitchen. You can transform your kitchen without spending thousands of dollars on high-end appliances or installing new cabinets. Read more
When you're planning to remodel your bathroom, you have the perfect opportunity to add a fresh take on your space. You are not inhibited by the existing design of your bathroom since your goal is to change things up in the room. Try some of these ideas to add unique remodeling features to your bathroom. Read more
Most people pick out flooring for their home with the intention of keeping it for many years. After all, the expense and work that goes into picking out, purchasing and installing floors is a serious endeavor. Unfortunately, floors don't last forever. Even the most durable hardwood floors may need to be replaced after a few decades, particularly if they are not properly maintained. If you have older floors, or you are simply curious about how long floors last, read on for the ultimate guide on when floors need to be replaced, when they simply need to be refinished and how to prolong the life of your existing floors. Read more
The kitchen cabinets you have are responsible for providing the aesthetics of your kitchen. If you aren't happy with the cabinets, you have the ability to change them. Before you hire a company or take on a DIY project, there are four very important things you need to know about the cabinets so you can make the necessary decisions. Read more
Whether you are outfitting a newly constructed kitchen on a budget or you are remodeling with a strict financial guideline, outfitting a kitchen can be pricey. The appliances themselves will be a large portion of your budget, and you might even be in a position where you want to buy just one item at a time until the space it complete. Read more
Outdoor kitchens provide tremendous square footage and opportunities for entertaining. If you love spending time outdoors, these types of kitchens provide you with the perfect opportunity to share your love of cooking and the outdoors. Many options are available today to choose from when determining your appliances, materials and configuration of the space. Read more
Other Living Spaces Articles:
Decorating your bedroom is an incredibly personal task. Even if you receive input from friends or browse through interior design magazines to gain inspiration, you still ultimately need to pick something that relaxes you, makes you feel at home and is visually pleasing. Read more
When you have an active family, you need the right furniture to suit your needs and withstand regular use. Casual living room furniture should be comfortable enough for an impromptu nap, but it also needs to be sturdy enough to handle kids that are going to build forts and occasionally jump on the sofa. Read more
If you close your eyes and picture a traditional dining room, what comes to mind is probably a large rectangular table, carved wooden chairs, a sideboard or a server and a big chandelier hanging above it all. While this classic and formal look can certainly be a wonderful choice in some homes, it may not be right for you. If you want to go with nontraditional dining room furniture or an unexpected layout, then these seven ideas can help you create the perfect space in your home. Read more
Hardwood flooring looks marvelous in any home. Versatile and durable, it will increase the value of your home and make it easier to clean. Avoiding scratches and maintaining a stunning shine will take a little effort on your part, but it's actually very easy when you have the right tools. Read more
One of the most important parts of your home is the window frame you choose. There are a number of window frame options for homeowners who are installing new windows or replacing old ones. One popular frame material is aluminum. There are a number of benefits to installing aluminum windows into your home, but thanks to their sleek and modern design, not all homeowners will like the look of aluminum. Could windows with aluminum frames be right for you? Read more
In most homes, there is no question that the bathroom floors will be tiled. Tile is a solid choice in the bathroom because it can typically withstand the moisture and humidity present in this part of the home, and it also gives the right aesthetic that many homeowners are going for. Read more
Bathroom cabinets are a key part of the room because they allow you to keep certain items out of view, keep the room from getting cluttered and they serve as the perfect structure for the bathroom sink. Whether you are remodeling the bathroom and want to upgrade the cabinets or you are ready to outfit a brand new home, these are the key things to look for when selecting bathroom cabinets. Read more
When you're remodeling your bathroom, you have many options. You may be upgrading the tile in the shower, the enclosure itself as well as the hardware. To make sure your bathroom is upgraded to the fullest, give some consideration to the shower hardware. Read more
Often when people are shopping for a home and they tour a house, they are thrilled if they come upon the master bathroom and find a large soaking tub with whirlpool capabilities. Such a luxury is a major selling point in houses that have them. Additionally, homeowners can do no better upgrade in a bathroom than the addition of such a tub. In fact, whirlpool tubs are popular with men and women because of the relaxing and therapeutic effect of the massage jets and room to soak in warm water. Read more
Adding one of the numerous styles of kitchen islands to your home is a great way to transform your kitchen and improve the storage situation too. A lot of people assume that there is no way for them to make their kitchen appear larger without doing heavy duty construction in their home. By adding an island in your kitchen, you can make the space much more functional and add a lot of value to your home without spending a lot of money on the project. Read more
There was a time when all refrigerators looked the same, but now they are as varied as any other appliance. Rather than the simple bottom refrigerator with top freezer, you can now buy units just for wine, apartment size options and massive commercial pieces. Read more
Dishwashers are wonderful inventions. After you have loaded the dirty dishes and added the soap, you just have to punch a few buttons to start the dishwashing process. In about an hour, you will have sparkling clean dishes. However, cleaning dishes are not the only thing you can use your dishwasher for. Read more
Once upon a time, basic kitchen backsplashes were installed on the wall behind sinks and stoves to protect the area from water splashes and food spatters and to make cleaning those areas much easier. Today, backsplashes are still functional but they also often add a decorative accent to the kitchen and include the wall space behind all the countertop areas. Read more
Mention kitchen remodeling, and people are likely to think of everything but the kitchen sink, yet as the most used feature in the hard-working room, kitchen faucets and sinks deserve their share of attention. According to a leading faucet manufacturer, the average American household uses the kitchen faucet more than 40 times each day. Read more
One of the major items in a kitchen is the counters. In many ways, they serve as the gathering place in the kitchen, and they might be where people gather to enjoy a drink when you host a party, help prepare foods for dinner or just chat after a day of work. Choosing the right kitchen countertops can feel overwhelming when you realize just how many choices are available, but it can be much simpler by following these five helpful steps. Read more
In any kitchen, some of the most important appliances will be the stove top and the oven. You can opt to buy these two items together in the form of a traditional range oven, or you can go the luxury route and invest in a double wall oven and an induction cook top. To help determine what will be the best fit for your kitchen, answer the following questions and let your responses guide your decision. Read more
When it comes time to upgrade your washing machine and invest in a new model, there are plenty of decisions you'll have to make. You can buy a standalone washer, or purchase one in a set with a matching dryer. Your washing machine can be front or top loading, and it can come in a range of colors. Perhaps the biggest decision, however, is choosing between a more traditional washer and a high-efficiency washing machine. HE washers certainly have their perks, but there are also some drawbacks involved. Take a closer look at the pros and cons in order to make an informed decision. Read more
When it comes to floor coverings, high-traffic areas can present special challenges. Flooring for hallways, stairs, family rooms and other busy areas should be carefully chosen; these show evidence of traffic-related wear and tear sooner than other parts of the home. There are many options available. Your decorating style, household situation, budget and personal tastes should all play a part in your decision. Read more