Category : Remodel Kitchen & Bath

Is your home perfect?

Most people can find at least one thing in their homes they'd like to change. Here is a list of 8 things most homeowners wish their homes had:   More energy efficiency Repairs of some read more...
Is your home perfect?

Uh, oh, Fall is coming; are you ready?

When the nights start to get longer, we tend to turn inward into our homes, as we spend more time indoors. Number one is probably light! In Bellingham, it gets dark as early as 4:30 pm during the read more...
Uh, oh, Fall is coming; are you ready?

How to make your home worth more

Refurbish the basement; most basements are plain, dark, unused spaces, not very pleasant to spend time in. Make that square footage work for you; create an entertainment area for your guests. Add a read more...
How to make your home worth more

Improve your home

We all want that perfect home that resides in an image in our mind; but no matter how long we look, we never find it. What is the solution? Make your home into that ideal place your see in your read more...
Improve your home

Aging in place for home remodelers

  Bellingham is a popular city for active retirees, with our close proximity to sea and mountains. But what happens when physical challenges make it hard to get around the house? One popular read more...

Remodeling your home brings big rewards

There are two kinds of rewards you can expect from upgrading your home; the one most of think of first is an increased value of our home; the next is a greatly increased enjoyment and satisfaction read more...

Remodeling to create your dream home

You may not have found your dream home, but purchased a nice house with lots of potential. Now it is time to start the journey to turn it into your dream home. First, establish a budget and read more...

What’s important in home remodels right now?

Home owners want a home that is sustainable, energy efficient and user-friendly for people of all ages and abilities, so they can have a home that will last a lifetime. When upgrading the read more...

Are you considering a remodel?

Do you know that the word "remodel" has many different meanings? Probably the vagueness of this term is responsible for the surprise some feel when they pay their contractor for their remodel read more...

What features are most popular in home remodels?

  Homeowners seeking to upgrade their homes request the following features most often: Kitchen remodels: New appliances, with stainless steel topping the list of preferred read more...

Mini-makeovers add comfort, improve functionality and increase a homes’ value

Kitchen and bath projects don't have to mean a full scale remodel to be worthwhile. Replacing an old plumbing fixture, such as a toilet that is still flushing away 3.5 gallons each time the handle is read more...

Home Remodeling trends for 2015

Like Carnac the Magnificent of Old, we here present you with knowledge of the future you could not know on your own. Home Remodeling trends expected for 2015, taken from many sources in the read more...

Universal Design – What is it?

Universal Design (UD) is the design of products and environments to be usable by all people, to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation or specialized design. You might think of read more...

Wheelchair accessible baths and kitchens

Where can you go to find qualified remodelers for barrier free kitchens and baths? Recommendations from friends are great, but if that is not an option for you, NAHB, the National Association of Home read more...

No home is perfect until you remodel it!

Rose Construction Inc, Kitchen remodel for Bellingham homeowner So what is a perfect home? The basics are that every system is functioning just as it should, with minimal maintenance and everything read more...
No home is perfect until you remodel it!

What do homeowners want in a home?

Kitchen island created for a recent client In our kitchen and bath remodels, we have found that when clients come to us for remodeling, they are often looking for just the amenities listed below - read more...

What are the most frequently remodeled rooms in homes?

The kitchen and bathroom, of course! Naylor's Kitchen and Bath points out that "Kitchens continue to maintain their long-standing status as one of the two most frequently remodeled rooms in the read more...

Do you need home design inspiration?

I know when I am thinking about how to remodel my master bath, I search out all the design bathroom sites I can find. It's not that I don't know what I want, but there are many choices to make and I read more...

Kitchen Remodel Ideas

Yes, I borrowed the title of this posting from www.kitchenremodelideas.com. They have lots of photos and suggestions for the hard-to-design kitchen or bath. If adding or moving windows and read more...

Great new products for remodelers and new construction

Cree's award wining LED bulb We often get asked what is the best type of lighting. Everyone knows incandescents are on their way out - but what is the best replacement?  It depends somewhat on what read more...

Aging-in-place home remodeling

The NAHB has a comprehensive article outlining aging-in-place issues. It is titled "Aging-in-place checklists for home remodeling". The sections are: Exterior Overall floor read more...

What is important in a kitchen or bath remodel now?

Housing zone.com has a great article that lists what is important in today's tight economy when it comes to remodeling your kitchen or bath: 1. Color 2. Tactile appeal through textures - "Lines, read more...

What do you want in your house?

No, not what "stuff" do you want to fill your house with; what do you want in kitchen cabinets, counter tops, flooring, wall coverings, sinks, faucets, and lighting fixtures.  That sort of read more...

Include decorative tile in your kitchen or bath design

Most of us are aware of how much difference adding the right tile to a bath remodel can make.  But when it comes to kitchens, tile seems to take a back seat to the cabinets and appliances. White read more...

Is it worth it to remodel?

Of course! Here is a list of the top home renovations that pay off, from an article by that name. Wood window replacement Vinyl window replacement Minor kitchen remodel Foam backed vinyl read more...