Archive for August 2016

Man Cave Basements

Although some may find it a laughable subject, a “man cave” is a pretty significant addition to any home a man dwells in, and can also be considered a way of life. Over the last decade or so, these male dominated areas have been embraced by many households and have substantially increased in popularity. An…

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Contemporary Bathroom Ideas

In today’s age, having a clean bathroom is not the only thing that matters to both your property value and your houseguests. What is equally and perhaps more important is keeping up with a contemporary look that is constantly ever changing. The desired look of most washrooms now has a modern and spa-like appearance to…

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Custom Kitchen Design Ideas

When customizing a kitchen, the most important question you have to ask yourself is: what inspires you? What makes you want to both cook and eat whatever it is that you desire? Whether it is a rustic, traditional country style, or a sleek and modern colder aesthetic – this is where you’ll be spending the…

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Country Kitchen Design Ideas

Design & Style Most country kitchen designs have a comfy, snug aesthetic to them.  Although they are typically rustic with an older appearance, more modern and up-to-date approaches are being fused with the country-look. Rural kitchen designs are usually lively and welcoming, with woven baskets and flowery themed. It’s an easy, casual look combined with…

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5 Great Basement Ideas

Games Room Creating an entertainment filled, games room is one of the best ways to create fun and excitement to your basement. The games that are the most desired are the arcade style, vintage video games that you don’t need to put in change for. Some classic games such as darts and beer-pong would make…

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How To Add A Private Entrance To A Basement Apartment

We all know that adding a private entrance to a basement apartment is the best way to officially complete the transformation from basement to apartment. The difficulty is actually accomplishing this task. There are several legal and basic requirements that you have to adhere by in order to make a private entrance legitimate. If you…

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5 Hacks To Save Money When Renovating Your Bathroom

Re-modeling and renovating your bathroom can definitely be a costly and intimidating endeavor – but it doesn’t have to be. There are always ways to save money, even if you want to completely overhaul your washroom. The key is to have an open mind and to realize that small steps can make a massive difference…

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5 Best Tile Floors To Use In Your Bathroom

Careful thought needs to be put into choosing what type of tiles you want for your personal bathroom. This is primarily because these floors get exposed to a lot of liquid and other substances as is the nature with bathrooms. Here are some of the best choices: Ceramic Tile These tiles are extremely high-maintenance and…

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How To Turn Your Basement Into An Apartment

Making your basement into an apartment is a great idea for varying reasons: it raises the property value of your investment, you can rent it out to subsidize your income, you can house guests and family/friends, or you can just use it to expand your home. It can take time if done properly, but the…

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Master Bedroom Oasis Ideas

Choosing a theme or motif for your master bedroom is not a task that you should make swiftly and without thought or planning. You ultimately spend a third of your lifetime in your bedroom so it should be a welcoming / comforting environment that you can relax in.  Some people end up using their bedrooms…

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