Empty Nest Renovation Inspiration

If an empty nest has left you with extra space, consider renovating! A childhood bedroom can be transformed into anything from a luxe guest bedroom to a home office. You’re limited only by your imagination! Update an old childhood bedroom with new custom cabinetry and reclaim that space for your lifestyle going forward.

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Line of Sight

Today’s homeowners are all about the open concept. Newer constructions tend toward open-concept floor plans, and homeowners are renovating existing older homes to create more open spaces. This preference for open floor plans makes “line of sight” an important consideration for interior design.

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Beyond Bathrooms

Move over kitchens, the luxury bath remodel is here! One of the biggest trends in 2018 is a spa-like bathroom upgrade, most often in the master bath to create a retreat-like quality. With luxury bathroom upgrades you can make a spare hour on a weeknight feel like a staycation. Let’s take a look at some of the hottest bathroom upgrades in 2018.

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AIA Sandcastle Weekend 2018 (new date)

One of our favorite events of the year is back with a new date: AIA Sand Castle Weekend will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018. Traditionally held the first weekend in June, AIA Sand Castle Weekend has moved to August this year, but the fun you remember remains the same. Teams of castle builders will converge on Galveston’s East Beach to compete for the Golden Bucket Award—and ultimate bragging rights.

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Top Tips: Countertops + Backsplash

Last week we talked about flooring, and this week we’re turning our attention to two other kitchen surfaces: the countertops and the backsplash. The process can vary and is sometimes confusing to homeowners. For example, you won’t always order your backsplash and your countertop from the same vendor, so delivery and installation times must be coordinated. Also, some places do the installation while others don’t—it’s a good question to ask up front when you start shopping for materials.

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Bargain Hunting? You Have Twice as Many Ways to Save with Brookhaven!

One of the best reasons to call and make an appointment with a Cabinets & Designs kitchen designer is to maximize your savings opportunities on Brookhaven cabinetry. We are currently running two incredible savings events on Brookhaven cabinetry, and when you work with a Cabinets & Designs kitchen designer they can help you get the most for your money. Let us, and your renovation budget, work for you!

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Fun & Funky Finds at KBIS 2018

There was something to make us smile around every corner at this year’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, from luxury-brand appliances to problem-solving gadgets. Home renovation can be serious business, but it’s important to make room for having a little fun! Let’s take a look at some of our favorite “fun and funky” finds from KBIS 2018.

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