Month: November 2017

Crowdsource My Basement Design

Renovating your basement doesn’t need to be a discouraging task. It could just be time for an update or maybe you have water in your basement. Whatever your reason, choosing the right contractor to do the job will make your life a whole lot easier. Simply renovating your basement can increase the value of your house and add an additional living area if you sell your house. Here are a few tips to make it easier to choose a basement finishing contractor!

I think eclectic decor is the best kind and the most versatile. Love the way you utilized what you already had. I think being innovative as you were with this bathroom, adds character and interest to a home. Voted up and beautiful! As a Livonia based construction company , we know all about the harsh Michigan winters and how to keep the cold air outside where it belongs. … Read More

Home Improvements

Bedrooms can be the simplest room in the home to work on and as a result DIY bedroom makeovers are popular. There is no plumbing to worry about, no cabinetry and even furniture is inexpensive when compared to living or even dining rooms.

Wow! This quite a makeover. It looks great. I love the stained concrete. That’s so urban/industrial. Where will the drums move to? I’m sure RN will want to keep them close by! Ha! Thank you so much! I am actually not sure what the name of the paint color is, but what I can tell you, it is a matte black, and our contractor used a black tinted primer, first. All the paint that our contractor used was by, Benjamin Moore. If you have a camper or RV with water lines, drain the lines, along with any holding tanks, before cold weather arrives. Insulate the pipes, too, … Read More

Our Bathroom Remodel Is Finally Complete!!!!

Built-in linen cabinet in the hallway was built with this older cottage. New paint and hardware freshened it up.

The Republic West Remodeling Home Tour will showcase some our latest home remodeling projects and give you an inside look into how we’ve transformed the houses of our beloved customers into their dream homes. We are committed to providing a great experience to you throughout the entire remodeling process – from creative design to detailed planning to execution and construction. We do this by adhering to a strict set of guidelines that serve as the foundation of our process.

A popular trend is to splurge on granite countertops. Because the bathroom counter is so small, the investment is often fairly low compared to what you’d spend on kitchen counters, for example. If your budget is constrained, you want to convert the existing toilet, bath and shower so they’re easier and safer … Read More

How To Make Your Bathroom Remodel Mold Free

Install bathroom accessories as necessary. Towel bar, toilet paper holder, towel ring, door hook, etc. Easy enough to install with screws and mini screws.

Friends took measurements and started building new cabinet doors. Other friends came to replace the base boards in the bedroom and bathroom. You can have painting parties, but like cooking too many carpenters installing baseboard in a small room is a crowd. This same friend built a frame around the bathroom mirror. Ah, yes Tammy, we Brits know how to do small. But they do say the best things come in small packages! Thanks for your comment and vote up, glad you enjoyed it.

With this in mind we put the finishing touches to the built-in larder e.g. DIY and carpentry, prepared the kitchen walls for decorating, other odd little DIY jobs in the kitchen; and once the kitchen units arrived we put up the wall … Read More

Bathroom Remodel Cost Estimator

Last summer we bought a 1994 Ford Econoline conversion van camper. We had outgrown our charming but cramped and delicate vintage travel trailer, and wanted to take our rv living onto the fastlane (ie. highway) with a conversion van that could go the distance from the midwest to visit family in Florida… and we wanted to take our dog.

All in all, my hubby did a wonderful job laying tile, hanging bead board and installing trim. It’s because he really, really loves me and it was that love that drove him to finish. LOVE is a powerful thing! It had nothing to do with me nagging him. I don’t nag! In as little as one day, at about half the price! Without the mess, stress & outrageous cost of traditional bathroom remodeling!

Here’s a photo of swatches showing the colors of the elements I HAVE to work with (interior dash … Read More

The 15 Point Checklist Before Starting A Bathroom Renovation

Dun-Rite Home Improvements Inc. (DRHI) can do it all for your bathroom remodel with one call and a single point of contact. And no matter how challenging your project — or your dreams — our experienced design professionals, and our custom bathroom craftsman can create something perfect for your space, be it a complete re-do and creation of a luxurious master bath suite or simply a small bathroom remodel like updating a powder room.

As you can see, home improvement is a multifaceted trade. Oftentimes, your knowledge of a type of task will determine the success of it. This means that research is an excellent first step in any home improvement project. These tips should be a helpful first step in your path to learning about bathroom remodeling and home improvement. You might also consider covering one wall in mirror tiles or with a large mirror. This will provide the … Read More

Basement Remodeling In Madison, WI

Basement remodeling & lower levels are an easy and cost-effective way to add additional living space to your home without cutting into your yard or garden. A basement remodel usually costs about a third as much as an addition. It can be completed much faster because the mechanicals, foundation, and outside walls are already in place. Also, there is no need for re-landscaping.

From style to tile, find tons of inspirational photos, ideas, and how-tos for brand-new rooms, quick upgrades, and big and small fixes, plus special offers. Jeff Potvin, a Civil Engineer and the owner of Architectural Concrete Consultants, has nearly fifteen years of experience in the architectural concrete industry. His experience includes stamped concrete, overlays, form-liners, acid stains, counter tops and coatings.

I have always wanted to do a stained concrete floor and now I know how to do it! Thanks so much for this great article – … Read More

Basement Remodel Ideas

This collection of basement pictures perfectly illustrates the advantages of installing an Owens Corning® Basement Finishing System in your home. For many people, the basement is little more than a dreary part of the house that’s used mostly for storage. However, when remodeled properly, this neglected area can be transformed into one of the most popular places in the home. But don’t take our word for it. Read the reviews and thumb through this gallery of home photos and basement pictures to see for yourself the advantages of installing the Owens Corning® Basement Finishing System.

It will take several months in Turkey to transfer the ownership of the house to you. Before signing any contract, be sure to read the terms and understand them. If you don’t understand the terms, you can ask your real estate agent. The real estate agent can explain each of the term in the contract. … Read More

Home Design And Decorating (2)

As the year is getting started, I have noticed that many people are getting started on various home improvement projects, so I thought I would bring back a modified version of a theme we did about two months ago.

We offer a wide range of flexible financing options to kick start your installation including Home Depot’s Consumer Credit Card and Project Loan, plus one competitive project price on any bath remodel. But I need to finish the bathroom soon. I need to move into the bathroom soon. Oh! And guess what? I finished the homework room, too. Finally. I’ll post the awesomeness that is that soon. Another great lens! I have very eclectic taste and most of my decorative things are from all of the world, different from the norm…I can decorate for others but when it comes to my own house, I’m bad.

Other typical unforeseen problems can include … Read More