Published at Thursday, October 05th 2017, 07:52:34 AM by Laurette Blondeau. Bathroom. If you're considering upgrading your shower, the decision not only will breathe new life into your bathroom but also will be a wise investment. According to Remodeling Magazine's Cost vs. Value report, the average cost of a bathroom remodel is $16,000, with an average return on investment of 72.5 percent. Focusing on a shower when upgrading your bathroom is vital most adults 45 or older prefer a shower to a bathtub. According to a survey by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry, the top universal design feature consumers want in their homes is a barrier-free shower — essentially one that is easy to access without having to climb in and out.
Published at Wednesday, October 04th 2017, 02:33:03 AM by Aubine fontaine. Living Room. Once inside your front door, the first room your guests and family members are likely to encounter is your living room. You host gatherings in your living room, snack on the couch while watching TV, listen to children practice musical instruments, and just generally hang out in this multifunctional space. The way you design your living room can set the design feel for your entire home. You may also change your living room décor at various times of the year for different holidays and seasons.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:43:31 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Bedroom. If you've been searching for a way to try out some 2017 style trends without investing a huge amount of time or money, look no further than your bedroom. Fashion and bedding are comparable and affordable ways to look current without making a huge commitment — especially when you consider that the alternative might mean springing for a full makeover. That said, knowing what the trends are is just one piece of the puzzle. In order to incorporate them into your home while respecting your existing décor, you need to know how, when and where to use these trends at their best.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:40:54 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. Figuring out how to design your own interiors is one thing, but for some reason, when it comes to putting together a guest room, decisions feel extra important. Every host wants their guests to feel comfortable. In addition, there's a little bit of pride at stake. The ability to offer particularly plush guest quarters is a status symbol. That said, the question becomes: What does it take to create a great guest room? Which features will make your guests feel most at home and leave them talking about how much they've enjoyed their stay? We're here to help figure that out.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:38:45 PM by Aubine fontaine. Kitchen. Flooring is an area of your kitchen that is often forgotten, and yet plays a major role your entire kitchen. If your flooring is keeping you in the past, try switching from your traditional rolled vinyl or linoleum flooring to a more resilient, timeless material — we're talking wood, tile, or stone. These materials will last longer as well as boost the value of your home. In recent years, ceramic tile that mimics the look of hardwood has become popular, as well as travertine and slate.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:36:18 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Bathroom. Due to frequent use and the resulting wear and tear, bathrooms tend to start breaking down after about 20 years, whether that's a perpetually leaky faucet or crumbling grout or chipping tiles (or all three). On average, bathroom remodels cost $16,724, so your design should be both intentional and strategic in order to secure a high return on investment, as well as to create a functional space. That said, bathrooms are typically small, enclosed rooms so they are also a place in your home where you can play around a little bit with color and texture.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:33:40 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. We've put together a guide to creating the ultimate guest room. Read on to learn our best tips and tricks for how to set up your extra bedroom. Keep them in mind as you work on your own space and we guarantee your guests will think they've checked into a five-star hotel. Everybody has their own sleeping preferences. Some people need their bedroom to be ice cold and others would rather burrow under a mountain of blankets. Unfortunately, it can be hard to get an adequate night's rest when we're unable to create those conditions.
Published at Thursday, September 28th 2017, 14:14:43 PM by Aubine fontaine. Bedroom. The collection of children's books and mixing of patterns on this bed compliment the cool tones in the rest of the kids room, leading to a youthful-yet-sophisticated style. The bedframe, the curtains, the record player — the details in this modern bohemian bedroom make it bold without being overwhelming. We love the sheets, too. This bed is literally stacked, and we love it. Nautical goes whimsical while a pile of patterns on a bright white canvas. The blueprints in their yellow frames complement the space perfectly.