Phoenix Home Remodel

Phoenix Home Remodeling: Trends, Tips, and Making it Shine

The Phoenix housing market might be adjusting, but homeowners are still prioritizing their spaces. In fact, 2024 Phoenix home remodeling is all about intentionality, maximizing value, and creating comfortable, functional havens. Let’s explore key trends and considerations to elevate your home this year: Trending in Phoenix Home Remodeling 2024 Considerations for Your Home Remodel Making…

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ADU: Is an In-Law Unit Right for Your Property?

Most urban and suburban lots are governed by zoning ordinances and laws that (among other things) restrict the number of dwellings allowed on a given lot. A dwelling (including an Accessory Dwelling Unit – ADU) is technically defined as a place for habitation that contains cooking, sleeping, and bathing facilities. By limiting many lots to…

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Small Space Living Inspiration: Clever ADU Design Ideas

Thinking of adding a guesthouse or rental unit to your property? Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) are a great way to maximize your space and potentially add value to your home. Here are some inspiring ADU designs that showcase smart solutions for small living areas: Light and Airy Craftsman Cottage Tips for Bringing Light and Openness…

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Shower Bliss: Design Ideas for Your Bathroom Retreat

The shower is a sanctuary within your bathroom, a place for daily cleansing and relaxation. Here, design professionals share features they’ve used to create these inviting shower oases. Bold and Beautiful Timeless Elegance Modern Touches Remember: When designing your shower, consider the overall style of your bathroom, the amount of natural light, and your personal…

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How to Create a Joyful, Clutter-Free Kitchen

From quick weekday breakfasts to special-occasion dinners planned and prepared with care, the kitchen is nearly always a hub of household activity — which also means it’s a common place for clutter to accumulate. Here we look at ways of clearing the clutter and creating a beautiful, useful space in the kitchen. Clear the Clutter…

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Kitchen Countertops

Kitchen Countertop Colors: Picking the Perfect Look for Your Home

Forget about the pros and cons of different countertop materials! This guide focuses on the most popular colors and design styles, helping you achieve the look you want with the material that best suits your needs. 1. Flecked or Softly Veined White 2. Pure White 3. Wood Countertops 4. Dark or Black Countertops 5. Midtone…

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Where Designers Would Spend and Save in a Kitchen

Our experts suggest where to splurge and where to trim the budget when redesigning your kitchen Written by Julie Butterworth, Houzz Contributor, and homes, architecture, and property journalist.   A budget helps you to know where to save and where to spend.  From appliances and fixtures to countertops and cabinets, a healthy balance of investment and…

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Home Priorities Shift as Pandemic Reshapes How We Live

The pandemic permanently changed the way we use our homes. Gone are the days of sprawling mansions – today’s homeowners crave comfort, functionality, and spaces that can adapt to our new work-from-home reality. Here’s a look at what’s trending in home design: Cozy Comfort Home Offices Take Center Stage Planning for the Future Home Entertainment…

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holiday season

5 Ways to Avoid Holiday Season Burnout

If your holiday season is anything like mine used to be, it’s lots of fun but hardly relaxing. Our holidays involve party hosting and potluck meal prepping, gift shopping and wrapping, school and work events, and of course the ever-busy jobs. Since most members of my family and my husband’s live locally, we have multiple get-togethers to…

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12 Custom Storage Solutions for a Clutter-Free Bathroom

There are a lot of details, both big and small, to think about when designing or remodeling a bathroom. And I believe that to create a space that truly works for you, investing extra time and money on custom storage in the planning stages will be worth it in the long run. Here are 12 custom storage…

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