For many, pets are important members of the family. In a survey by the National Association of Realtors, about 61% of U.S. homes own a pet or plan to own one in the near future. Of this number, over half (52%) have commissioned a remodeling contractor for pet-friendly renovations. These projects can range from adding a simple doggie-door to a full perimeter fencing.
Finding a kitchen design that strikes a perfect balance between a traditional and modern aesthetic is a common design conundrum for many homeowners. In earlier times, kitchens were used solely for the purpose of cooking food, but in modern times, the purpose has expanded. Now, instead of just being a room for preparing meals, the kitchen also serves as a lounge area, dining area and mini-bar. That’s where a transitional kitchen design comes in. It is the combination of two styles, traditional and modern, creating a new style all its own. Want to build one? Here are helpful kitchen remodeling tips from JLR Home Renovation to achieve this design:
Whether your basement is a small room housing a fuse box, a water cylinder and some storage boxes, or takes up an entire floor of your home, there are many options when it comes to using the space effectively. Maximizing this space means getting the most out of the room, which could involve transforming it into a usable family room or creating functional storage. These basement remodeling ideas from JLR Home Renovation will help you make the most of this underutilized area of your home:
Remodeling your kitchen is an opportunity to transform both the aesthetic and functionality of your home’s most-used space. You shouldn’t change things just for the sake of it; each addition and modification should make the space more convenient. In today’s post, JLR Exteriors Home Improvement invites you to mull over four considerations when investing in a kitchen remodeling project.
Before you turn your basement into an extra living space, you need to understand building codes. These rules are either set by your homeowners’ association or the state, and they determine what kind of building materials, insulation, changes and structural changes are allowed. [Read more…]
Upgrading your kitchen cabinets is a simple way to take your kitchen to the next level, and decorative colors, finishes and hardware can go a long way toward spicing up humble kitchen cabinets. JLR Exteriors Home Improvement, an expert kitchen remodeling contractor, talks about kitchen cabinet design ideas here:
Remodeling your basement is a great way to add usable space to your home. You can turn your basement into a den, an extra bedroom or a media room, just to name a few ideas. However, it’s important to be adequately prepared before starting this project. JLR Exteriors Home Improvement, an expert remodeling contractor, explains more:
The kitchen is the heart of the home; it’s where you prepare meals, enjoy family time and entertain guests. To make the most of the space, your kitchen has to be as functional as it is beautiful. In today’s post, JLR Home Renovation recommends practical design ideas for your kitchen remodeling project.
Basements tend to be underutilized areas of the home. To unlock the potential of an otherwise wasted space, JLR Home Renovation shares four things to keep in mind when planning a basement renovation.