When it comes to remodeling we always ask a client, "How long are you planning to remain in your home?" If the answer is less than five years, we suggest that the upgrades need to be based on what will sell the house. If the answer is five years or more then, by all means,
One of the first, if not the first, question a person asks in reference to a kitchen or bath remodel is, "How much it will cost?" I recently read an article on Houzz ("How Much Does a Kitchen Remodel Cost") that came eerily close to hitting the nail on the head when it came to
As an aside I thought that I'd show you what Capitol Builders Group - our sister company - can do. Here are some pictures of the Mad Hatter restaurant in Durham that we built a few years ago along with a house we built in Pittsboro. OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
There are so many different backsplash possibilities that you can sometimes just can't decide on which works best for you. Sometimes you just have to go with your gut choice.
Lighting in the kitchen is really important and "task" lighting is the best way to place lights. A few pendants over a breakfast bar, a light over the sink, and cans in the ceiling give us overall lighting. However, we sometimes forget about under cabinet lighting which lights up the important work area of the
Many new kitchens use one color on their perimeter countertops and another on their island to give the room visual interest. A custom home we built in NC mixed a kitchen cabinet finish of medium wood stain with cabinets painted black. Then we added the black molding to the wood stained cabinets and the wood
When remodeling their kitchen many people choose to go with white cabinets. But the kitchen becomes bland until you can add color to the mix. Using colorful hand made tiles purchased during a vacation this client's kitchen certainly has it's pop of color.
Showcase Cabinets (showplacewood.com) our new go-to cabinet manufacturer. Here are just some of their cabinets that are perfect for storage. "Your Lifestyle, Your Way" is our mantra. No matter what your style is you can never have too much storage. Meet Showcase Cabinets (showplacewood.com) our new go-to cabinet manufacturer. These are some of their
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“All right, already!” It’s time to get that kitchen remodel going. But where should you start??” Deciding what’s not working for you in your current kitchen is the way to begin. Maybe you need to increase storage space…a tall pantry cabinet should take care of most of your food stuffs. If you enjoy cooking ad