Before you get to the fun and creative task of selecting cabinets and countertops for your kitchen remodel, you’ll want to nail down some big picture decisions first. These will ...
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Our last post talked about things to consider for the flow of your kitchen. After deciding on your layout, you’ll probably be ready to start the fun task of brainstorming kitchen cabinet ideas. Below are a few key cabinet door and drawer designs that just might be the perfect solution for your kitchen remodel. […]
Hosting your favorite holiday for the first time or the 25th time can be stressful, especially when your kitchen might not be as up to the task as you’d like it to be. Here are some resources to help you survive the holiday before that award winning kitchen remodel. Don’t have a double oven, but […]
Safety Shouldn’t Be Annoying, Nest Protect Addresses Nuisance Alarms and Low-Battery Chirps to Help Keep Families Safe Nest announced a new breakthrough innovation that redefines what people should expect from their smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms. These products should keep us safe, not annoy us. Nest Protect: Smoke + Carbon Monoxide™ does much more […]
The key to entering your home in the future may not be a key at all. With at least three companies bringing smart locks to the market. The idea of getting into your home is evolving, and if you believe their makers, it’s about to get easier. They all take slightly different approaches to provide […]
Have you wandered around your house thinking that rooms feel a little lifeless and dull? Maybe your considering painting some of them, but you’re afraid of a color choice that’s too bold. There are some other approaches you might want to consider so you don’t feel overwhelmed by the seemingly boring beige surrounding you. Use […]
Take a look at this great summary of just some of the great kitchen countertop options available today for a kitchen remodel. Some of the pros and cons for each of the choices are laid out for you. Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
Here are just a few things to consider when trying to make your next remodeling project more green. When it comes to green impacts, these larger concepts and changes could end up having some of the biggest bang for your buck in terms of helping the environment and saving you money. Have an open mind about […]
A place to create. A space to call your own. Craft and hobby rooms are a great addition to any home. Creating a specialty space helps you define a focal point for the creativity in your home and can provide you with a relaxing retreat. It can also make for a very functional space for […]
Creating and designing your space can be an exciting and and sometime daunting challenge, but you might just have a little bit of help sitting right in your pocket or bag. There are some great apps on your iPhone, iPad, or Android device that can throw you a lifeline to help get started down the […]
McDonald Remodeling can consider many green practices when working on your remodeling project. From practical tips to specialized building materials and products designed specifically for green building and energy efficiency. Looking for an easy way to start saving energy in your home? Look no further than your light switch. There are many options when it […]