Entries by Julie Eppers

A beginners guide to building materials and their use

Why should you care about the basics of building materials? Because they form the foundation, structures, and core elements of the civilized world you live in. If you didn’t have the privilege of growing up around a Boomer or those of the Silent generation, your knowledge of the building materials that make up your house […]

Six reasons you should remodel instead of move

We’ve all seen or heard of the TV program “Love It or List It”. When homeowners are of two minds (stay or move) they call in professionals to help them make a decision. It is a common conundrum…the house is ideal in certain ways, but ugh…these other features are so annoying! Below are six reasons […]

Five reasons homeowners love open floor plans

Open floor plans are still a highly requested feature by homeowners looking to remodel their first floor. Whether it’s opening the kitchen into the dining room, living room, or more, this modern trend is still on the rise. Here are five reasons why homeowners decide on open floor plans when they renovate. Let your light […]

Five Tips for First Time Remodelers

It can be a daunting task to remodel your home. What if my selections don’t match? How do I find a contractor who will treat me fairly and honestly? Can I do this project on a limited budget? Below are five tips to help you navigate these questions and feel more confident in your final […]

Top 6 Home Features for Your Fur Family

Pet Wash System These stations are often incorporated in lower-level bathrooms, mudrooms, or laundry rooms. These specialty washing stations are set up at the perfect height for bathing your pets. A perfect wash system will have hand showers and washing features at an ideal level to reduce overspray and dirt.   Outdoor Ramp for Aging […]

4 Popular Kitchen Remodel Styles for Your Home

Are you planning for a kitchen remodel? If so, more than just individual taste and style needs to be considered. Additional aspects to keep in mind are the current style throughout the home, the house’s architecture, and the placement of the kitchen in the home. Of course, your personal tastes will weigh heavily in the […]

Three Things to Include in Your Master Bathroom Remodel

Master bathrooms have become a retreat for pampering and relaxation. Even if you’re on a budget, these three features can be included in your remodel to transform your bathroom into a private spa. Double Vanity Sinks – Fighting for sink or vanity space in the morning is never a good way to start the day. […]

Tips for Decluttering Your Home

As we move from summer into fall and winter many of us are changing out our wardrobe and decorations. Now is also a good time to declutter, clear out, and organize our closets, pantries, and storage. Even if you haven’t had a recent bathroom remodel or kitchen remodel, your home can still have a new, […]

Why You Should Work with an Interior Designer

Whether you’re looking to build a home addition, finish your basement, or remodel your living room, kitchen, bathroom, an Interior Designer can be a real asset to your project. A designer can help you make the hard decisions and even introduce you to styles and concepts that you may not have thought of on your […]