Wrought iron has been a traditional choice of handrail for centuries, and for good reason. It’s extremely attractive, highly durable, and very safe and sturdy. It’s suitable for just about any taste and style of home as it comes in nearly an endless amount of designs. If you’re uncertain of what kind of handrail material to choose, wrought iron is typically considered top-of-the-line. And, in turn, is usually one of the more expensive choices. In this article we’ll discuss a few things to consider before purchasing wrought iron handrails and if this material is a good choice for your remodel.
Pellet stoves have risen in popularity in recent years due to their ease of use and green-burning renewable resources. Pellet stoves are highly efficient at producing heat, don’t require chopping or storing wood, produce low emissions with catalytic converter models, and burn renewable wood by-products. In this article we’ll explain how pellet stoves operate, some of the advantages and disadvantages, along with some insight to help you determine if this type of fireplace is a good choice for your home.
Recently, it seems we’ve taken decadence to the next level. We’ve completed some bathroom remodels that are truly awing – who knew I needed my bathroom to look like a work of art as I take care of business? Bringing the spa experience to the home is becoming one of the most popular remodeling indulgences for long-term homeowners. In this article, we’ll prepare for trends hitting bathrooms in 2022.
With all of the additional cooking and guests visiting during the holidays, one often overlooked function of your home is the added stress this places upon your plumbing. In this article we’ll cover some basic things you can do to keep your pipes clear and avoid an embarrassing mess that may send the in-laws to a hotel for Christmas.
Nothing shines a light on poor kitchen design like a house full of people. In the midst of the holidays, you’ve probably come to realize that your kitchen is up for the job, or it isn’t. Between functionally being able to cook multiple dishes and desserts, having enough space for Uncle Ron to squeeze by and dig through the refrigerator for his fifth “soda”, and actually trying to spend some time connecting and chatting with friends and family while preparing the big meal – your kitchen layout and design is either never even a thought (because it’s doing its job well) or becomes a frustrating center of attention. In this article we’ll provide ideas for functional kitchen designs when entertaining.