Managing Your Pets During a Renovation

You’re not the only member of your family who will have to approve of your contractor—don’t forget the family pets! When planning a renovation, it’s important to think about and make proper arrangements for your dogs and cats, for their safety and the safety of the work crew.

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Unique Storage Solutions for Your Home

We’ve been talking a lot about kitchen cabinet upgrades lately, specifically Wood-Mode’s incredible ‘Pick-a-Premium’ savings event that’s going on now through December 30, 2016. While the kitchen is the first place you probably think of to add cabinet space, almost any room would benefit with a storage and organization upgrade. Continue reading

On Trend: Mud Rooms

This month on the Cabinets & Designs blog we’ll be exploring some of our favorite home remodeling and building trends that have emerged in 2015. We love watching the way homeowner tastes and demands drive the market; early trends give way to changing tastes which in turn affect the next year’s trends—there is always something new around the corner. Continue reading

Empty Nest Conversions: Laundry Room (Plus Pet Parlor!)

This week we are taking a look at one more option for converting a spare or unused guest room. Over the last month we’ve talked about converting an old bedroom into a home office, renovating an unused room for crafts and hobbies, and tips for creating a master suite—all popular options for making over an unused or unoccupied bedroom. Today we’ll consider one—let’s make that two—final options: a laundry room and a pet parlor. Continue reading