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Bored with your old bath? Here is what you need.

We all love the convenience of showers, but who doesn't enjoy a relaxing soak in a tub? If you have room for it, you can create a bathing experience to rival the Romans, and we all know they had read more...

Instant hot water is popular addition to the kitchen

Many of our Bellingham clients request an instant-hot-water dispenser be included in their kitchen remodel. These neat little additions to the kitchen can deliver 60 cups of near-boiling water every read more...

Bathroom remodeling ideas

Common problems with existing bathrooms are: too small, worn out surfaces and fixtures, and water damage. Too small bathrooms can be tackled with one or more of these options: Move a wall out to read more...

A remodeled space in your home can have a profound effect on your sense of well being. A well designed and carefully built kitchen or bath remodel will do wonders for your morale and for the value of read more...

If you are ready for a kitchen remodel, but feeling overwhelmed, here are some ideas

Research! The details of a full kitchen remodel can be broken down into layout, material selection, style and color scheme. Of course there are endless online resources, as well as printed magazines read more...

How to remodel your bathroom for an elderly family member

Have grab bars installed, to reduce the risk of falls and assist your senior with mobility issues or balance problems. Typical locations are near the toilet, tub and shower. Note that in senior read more...

What’s hot in home remodeling?

1. Healthy homes - non-off gassing finishes, no-formaldehyde cabinets, air filtration systems. 2. Comfort! Heated floors in the bathroom, heated towel racks. Who wouldn't like this? 3. Elegant read more...

What changes to your home will make it accessible?

You just got a call to bring your loved one home from an assisted living facility. You panic, knowing they cannot get around your home as it is. What to do? We get calls like this fairly often; read more...

Top home improvement projects

Minor kitchen remodels are a popular home improvement project. It stops short of gutting the kitchen and installing new everything, but includes enough to make that old kitchen sparkle. Refinished read more...

What every well-appointed kitchen needs

If you cook for more than just one or two, then you can imagine how wonderful it would be to have a pot filler above the stove top. Carrying a heavy pot of water from sink to stove can be a read more...

Full remodel, or facelift for your kitchen?

If your kitchen basically works for you, but too many of it's features are worn out, you are a candidate for a facelift; if the kitchen drives you crazy because the lighting is bad, the layout has read more...

Before and after bath remodel inspiration

Remodeling outdated bathrooms can be a headache. Plumbing, layout and design can be overwhelming. But it can also be rewarding, both in enjoyment of your new bathroom, and in knowing you have read more...

Ideas to upgrade your master bath

Bathrooms "wear out", in that they are prone to moisture damage and the wear and tear of high use. Finishes corrode and tiles and flooring may become chipped. In addition to usage, they seem to read more...

What makes awesome kitchen countertops?

Granite is a durable, easy to clean and low maintenance material for countertops. There are many ways to save when remodeling the kitchen, but many homeowners want to splurge when it comes to the read more...

Kitchen remodel “before and afters”

This Bellingham complete kitchen make-over included custom cabinets, a new tile floor,  and quartz countertops.   read more...

How to pick the right backsplash to make your kitchen outstanding

A kitchen backsplash works much like jewelry; it can bring a look together and highlight the kitchen. You'll want a material that matches your pocket book and fits into your cleaning style. Tile read more...

What would make your home unique?

Do you like colorful, one-of-a kind items for your home decor? Niche Modern has developed some unusual light fixtures that would really set off an entryway, as focal points over a kitchen island, read more...

Dress up your home with stylish stair railings

Do you have a 2-story home? Too many stair systems are plain-jane functional. Standard width, standard railing, built to code. But do they add anything to your home? Stairs are often at the entry of read more...

Do you wish your home was perfect?

  Unless you bought your home brand new, and had it designed specifically for you, then you probably wouldn't mind making a few improvements to make that home work better for you. Perhaps it read more...

Is a new house better than an older home?

Sometimes new is better . . . like a newly tiled, glass framed shower; some things just wear out and cannot be properly cleaned anymore. But how about an entire house? An older home can have any read more...

Kitchen storage solutions

Pull-out pantries provide a great solution to storage in a small kitchen . . . and they are a wonderful solution in a larger kitchen as well. But hey, large kitchens have many options for places to read more...

What will you be doing to welcome the new year?

BBC has a great video of fireworks in New Zealand and Sydney, Australia. It's already January 1, 2016 there! New Year's Eve is the last day of the year; you might be surprised to find that not read more...

Details are important in remodels

What details, you ask? Here are some of the most popular kitchen remodel details: With the trend toward more open kitchens and minimal wall cabinets, products related to kitchen storage were read more...

Happy Holidays!

  We just want to thank all of our wonderful customers for a great year! Have a safe and happy holiday season. ~from the gang at Rose Construction, read more...

Do you enjoy the holiday season?

Some of us get stressed out, trying to do everything we think we should be doing. Johns Hopkins medical center recommends slowing down to better enjoy the holidays. Here are some of their read more...