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    Replacement vs New Construction Windows

    Here we share our comparison of replacement vs new construction windows including the differences between types. Both replacement and new construction windows are available in a wide variety of styles, suitable for whatever your decor and design ambitions may be. Whether you need new construction or replacement windows comes down to several factors. What’s the […] More

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    Bungalow Style House Design (Interior & Exterior Ideas)

    Here’s our bungalow style house design guide sharing its popular interior & exterior features. Gaining momentum throughout the United States in the 1900s, Bungalow Houses emerged as an informal settlement that followed simplicity and practicality throughout its design. Sharing similarities with the famous houses of Arts and Crafts Movement – ‘Craftsman Houses’, these homes seemed […] More

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    Epoxy Floor (Ultimate Design Guide)

    Welcome to our epoxy floor ultimate design guide including popular types, styles, cost and pros & cons. When you’re considering a home renovation, the first thing to do is think about the basics: how will the walls and floors look? Focusing specifically on the floor, for now, you have a limitless number of options. If […] More

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    Bay Window vs Bow Window

    Welcome to our guide to bay window vs bow window designs, including the differences between styles & cost. The most important factor to consider when you are choosing between a bay window and a bow window is the space required for installation. Bow windows are much larger than bay windows. Both bay windows and bow […] More

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    Gas vs Electric Fireplace (Pros & Cons and Differences)

    On this page we cover gas vs electric fireplace pros & cons as well as cost differences and design features. You may have heard that a fireplace increases the value of your home up to 12%. A fireplace is a useful and beautiful feature that will enhance your enjoyment of your home. But should you […] More

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    Pole Barn House (Design Guide)

    Here’s our pole barn house design guide covering popular features, kits, cost and some pros & cons. The most authentic and iconic of all – Pole Barn houses are known for affordability and sweeping historical characteristics. They have been a part of America’s lush landscape for centuries, but, due to the emergence of much fancier […] More

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    Cost to Stucco a House (Price Per Square Foot & Repair)

    Here we discuss the cost to stucco a house including the price per square foot and repair. Even though stucco siding has an association with southwestern and Spanish-style homes, today, you can find stucco’s distinctive look on homes in almost any geological location. It’s now common to drive through an older neighborhood lined with craftsman-style […] More

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    Cathedral Ceiling (Design Guide)

    Here we share cathedral ceiling design ideas including popular types of lighting and pictures of them in living rooms, bedrooms & kitchens. A cathedral ceiling can draw the eye upward creating a grand impression and add drama and ambiance to a room. A cathedral ceiling design can help make a space feel larger by providing […] More

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    Kitchen Garage Door (Design Guide)

    On this page we share kitchen garage door designs including garage door style windows and conversion tips to change the layout of your space. You’ve probably heard of garage doors used as opening for living areas, and it’s a really nice way to provide a very large, automated opening for your living room. Using garage […] More

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    Quartzite vs Marble (Countertops Design Guide)

    Here we share our comparison guide of quartzite vs marble countertops including the differences in appearances, cost and durability. There is so much similarity between marble and quartzite in terms of appearance which makes a lot of people mistake one for the other. These two natural stones have so much to offer not only in […] More

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    Gorgeous Contrasting Kitchen Island Ideas (Pictures)

    Welcome to our gallery of gorgeous contrasting kitchen island ideas featuring a variety of styles, cabinets and countertops. Do you ever look at your kitchen and wonder what it lacks to achieve that lasting “wow” factor in your home? Rich dark cherry cabinets, exquisite beige granite countertops, a stunning accent wall and a matching kitchen […] More

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    Bathtub Dimensions (Size Guide)

    Here we share our bathtub dimensions size guide for alcove, drop-in, walk-in, corner, round, small, rough & freestanding tubs. Bathrooms are multipurpose areas that are guaranteed to get heavy use. A well-laid out, streamlined, and attractive bathroom is an asset to any home. Whether you are creating a new bathroom from scratch or renovating an […] More

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    Stucco vs Siding (Differences & Comparison Guide)

    Below we share the differences between stucco vs siding and comparison guide with the pros & cons covering cost, durability & energy efficiency. Stucco and Vinyl siding are two of the most commonly used options for the exterior of a home. These two types are vastly different in makeup, but both are great to use. […] More

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    Selling a House With Unpermitted Work

    Here we share our guide to selling a house with unpermitted work including how permits work and how to check permits & code violations. Many times homeowners perform small repairs, add enhancements to their home such as new appliances, or even add a sunroom or new front porch. Whether the work is finished or in […] More

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    Setting Up a Home Office for Remote Work

    Below we share our tips for setting up a home office for remote work including helpful equipment to get the most productivity from your work space. A home office might stir up visions of plopping down on the couch in sweatpants and typing at your laptop. While it’s a cozy idea, this scenario may not […] More

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    Grand Piano in Living Room (Design Guide)

    In this article we explore grand piano in living room positioning including where to place, how much room you need, and popular piano sizes. Italian harpsichord maker, Bartolomeo Cristofori, designed and built the first piano in the early 1700s. Because of the piano’s large size, it took on the name grand piano and represents the […] More

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    Laminate vs Vinyl Flooring (Differences – Pros & Cons)

    Here we share the differences between laminate vs vinyl flooring including pros & cons and helpful tips to choose the best option for your home. Laminate flooring and vinyl flooring are two great choices when it comes to affordable flooring. Between the sizes, color choices, maintenance, and environmental concerns, there are many considerations determining whether […] More

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    Cape Cod Kitchen (Design Guide)

    Here we share our Cape Cod kitchen design guide including layout & style ideas to get the look for your home. A Cape Cod style kitchen originated from the cottage styles made to withstand the rough weather of New England. Since the focus was more on the exterior of the house and how it would […] More

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