Category : Remodel Kitchen & Bath

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...

Can you handle a kitchen remodel?

I like the advice in this article called "How to renovate a kitchen". "Unlike any other home remodeling project, kitchen renovation encompasses so many things--from the raw to the sublime, from the read more...

What could possibly make you want to spend more time in your kitchen?

Light cabinets and glass doors open and brighten kitchen     Could your kitchen look like this? Well, how about if this was your kitchen?  Evaluating your kitchen, its square footage and read more...

Custom cabinets make the kitchen

What makes a great kitchen? The cabinets make the biggest visual impact when walking into a kitchen; add to that, the convenience and efficiency of the kitchen is highly dependant on the read more...

Be sure to attend the great Whatcom County Home and Garden show!

Along with several other home remodelers we will be showing off some of our wonderful home remodel projects from 2010.  These include some great kitchens, bathrooms and decks!  Check out the read more...

Do men or women initiate home remodeling projects?

My research is clear - women!  No matter what aspect of the home - purchasing a new home, do-it-yourself remodeling, or hiring a remodeling contractor, it is women who drive the market. Consumer read more...

Will you be at the Whatcom County Homeshow?

Rose Construction Inc will be showing off some of our recent remodel projects at the Whatcom County Home & Garden Show.  The Master Remodeler's booth will be hosting our company and several read more...

Why plan ahead for your remodel?

Hah!  That is so obvious, why bother discussing it?  Everyone who knows anything knows that something that complicated demands detailed plans.  Ummmmm . . . that is where the problem lies.  One read more...

Alright! Back to the Basics – Getting the most from that small kitchen

So, as I have been wont to say, we do not all have the option to just snap our fingers and get the kitchen of our dreams.  Some of us have to make our dreams fit into the space and budget we have read more...

Tour of Remodeled Homes

Well, the TORH's is over!  We had 85 visitors on Sunday!  Not sure of the count for Saturday, as I manned the front gate for our home project on Sunday.  It was great to see so many people who read more...

Kitchen Designs for Retired Persons (or any of us)

I just read an article about the number of us "baby boomers" that are entering retirement age now and for the near future.  For the most part we are called an "active generation".  Meaning we are read more...

Design Ideas

Coming up with remodeling concepts for your bath or kitchen can be very difficult.  Well, unless you are one of the lucky ones who has seen many kitchens and baths and have an abundance of ideas read more...

Eclectic Kitchen Designs

I love that word, eclectic; for our purposes it means to select parts and pieces of style and design from various eras, and put it all together in such a way that e it all works.  There are no read more...

Home Remodeling Sins

A humerous article I found recently at http://homrerenovations.about.com listed the error of hanging a towel rack using construction glue, instead of drywall mounts.  I can imagine when someone read more...

EPA Certification for Older Homes Lead Renovation Rules

  Well the EPA has changed the rule already; owners of older homes cannot opt-out anymore!  You can read my blog on lead renovation rules by the EPA that went into effect on April 22, yes, just read more...

Is Your Remodeling Company EPA Certified for Lead Renovation?

This Thursday, April 22, home remodeling companies working in pre-1978 homes are required by the EPA to be certified in lead-safe work practices.  Many homes built prior to 1978 were painted with read more...

Remodeling that Undersized Kitchen:

We do not all have great big giant kitchens with unlimited space that we could reformat into whatever our dreams can create.  Some do, and that is great!  But for the rest of us, we have a house we read more...

Green Remodeling: There have been a great many articles on using “green” materials in remodeling and new construction.  Green refers to materials that have been recycled or sustainably produced read more...

Fun Home Renovations

Every year the Building Industry Association of Whatcom County, otherwise known as the BIAWC, hosts the annual Tour of Homes. This year we've entered a very fun home that we've done quite a few read more...

Before And After Kitchen and Bathrooms

We take a lot of photographs here at Rose Construction. Initial photos are used for bidding purposes. Work-in-Progress photographs are kept for documentation and the final photographs are kept for read more...