What You Should Know Before You Start a Kitchen Remodel

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When it comes to remodels in your home, none compare to the popularity of the kitchen remodel. According to statistics from the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), Americans spent more than $67 billion on their kitchens in 2015. Of that amount, $49.5 billion went towards renovations. In that same year, more than 10 million households underwent a kitchen remodel, which shows just how popular it is. Royalty Free Photo Perhaps you’re thinking of a kitchen remodel yourself but you’re Read more [...]

Knowing when to DIY or Call for Professional Help

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It can be tricky knowing what can be done by yourself, and what requires a team of professional home improvement. You can always depend on a professional team to make the most out of whichever work needs fixing, but not every issue will require a team of experts’ attention. Whatever your home needs, the facilitation of a storage compartment can greatly aid you in whatever your home improvement needs happen to be. Contact www.hollywoodstoragecenter.com and get the most professional advice and Read more [...]

HOW TO BOOST THE VALUE OF YOUR HOME

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Right now you probably can’t imagine ever selling your beloved home, especially if you’ve grown quite attached over the years. But you never know what the future holds. It pays to be prepared in case you do one day crave a change of scenery or choose to move for any number of reasons. Should this come to pass, you definitely want to sell your home for the highest price, which means it might be time for a little “fixer upper”. Not only will this boost the value of your home, it will Read more [...]

Choosing the right sink for your bathroom

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Choosing a new sink for your bathroom might not seem like a difficult task, but with so many styles on offer it can be tricky to work out which is best for you and is most suited to filling the needs of you and your family. Here’s a quick guide to a couple of the most popular sink types available now. Corner sinks If you have a small bathroom, consider replacing your sink with a corner basin and relocating it to a corner. Corner units are a great way to save space. Corner vanity units Read more [...]

How to Create a Spa-Like Bathroom

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There’s nothing more relaxing after a crazy stressful day than coming home to relax in a nice warm bubble bath. Here in Vancouver, the weather can be a little dull and wet, making that warm bath all the more appealing. So what happens if your current bathroom invokes everything but relaxing vibes? If you’re looking for ways to create the ultimate spa-like bathroom in your own home, then you’ll want to take a look at these tips. Royalty Free Photo Make the Floor Comfortable While there Read more [...]

7 Vital Points To Consider before Buying Single Sink Vanities for your Bathroom

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Selecting the right sized bathroom vanity will be the first step to remodel your bathroom. The space available plays a vital role in determining what type and size of vanity you need. Besides the size, you should also consider the storage space that you require to accommodate your things in the vanity. There are various types of vanities such as a single sink unit, double sink unit and much more. However, single sink units are the ones which are most popular among the customers owing to the benefits Read more [...]

How to Win the War against Fall Leaves

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The changing leaves are the first sign that fall has officially arrived. While those gorgeous red, gold and orange petals are fun to gaze at during long drives through the countryside, fallen leaves are often a hassle for the average homeowner. Trees provide shade in the summer and protection in the winter, but they’re shedding in the fall leads to hours of backbreaking work. The leaves seem to always win the battle, but this year it’s possible to win the war against the foliage blanketing Read more [...]

Preventing Moisture Build-Up in Food Storage

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The storage of large quantities of food for an extended period of time can cause excessive amounts of condensation that can not only increase the potential for food spoilage but can also cause harm to the storage area itself. Dehumidification is the preferred method of reducing moisture in large structures and ensures the safety of the perishable contents and the area in which it is stored. The reduction of humidity is the first and best solution to eliminating condensation in large areas used for Read more [...]

Design Trends for Modern Bathrooms

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The bathroom. It is a necessity in every home, from the smallest cottage to the largest luxury estate. Yet in the past few years, design elements have woven their way into bathrooms that have transformed this once dingy, but necessary, space into something attractive and inviting. Whether you have eight or just one, you may want to consider these modern home design trends as you transform your bathroom into something modern and chic. 1. Geometric Shapes From the flooring to the tile in the tub, Read more [...]

Are You Downsizing? How Not to Have to Sell Your Belongings

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We are being encouraged to be consumerists in today’s day and age, and this means that we accumulate things, things that we don’t really need anymore but that we have attached a degree of sentimental value to. Some of these things can come all the way down from our childhood, and it seems impossible to throw those out. However, over a lifetime, we end up collecting far more stuff than we really need, on top of the stuff that we do need. We need our clothes, but do we need as many? We need our Read more [...]