Real Life NYC Bathroom Renovation Steps and Timeline

Beginning a renovation project in NYC can be daunting. Learning the exact steps to take and how long the process will last can help relieve some anxiety. The MyHome Design + Remodeling team are well versed in all aspects of the remodeling process in the city. From obtaining permits and approval to picking beautiful vanities […]

Expand Your Home Improvement Vocabulary With These Home Renovation Terms To Know

When taking on a remodeling project in NYC, there are a multitude of new words and phrases to learn very quickly! Your contractor, designer, and project manager will be utilizing a wide range of, perhaps unfamiliar, lingo that you would be smart to brush up on. Make sure you know these home improvement terms below […]

Behind The Scenes: Why Regular Maintenance and Renovations Are Surprisingly Necessary

There are a few obstacles that prevent NYC homeowners from moving forward with remodeling projects. Costs are typically relatively steep, timelines for completion can be lengthy, and being displaced or inconvenienced from home is tedious. Despite these reasons for holding off on starting a renovation, it is important to commit to the project to prevent […]

NYC Remodeling Horror Stories and How to Avoid Them

There are few things more frustrating than starting a simple project and realizing too late that you opened up a “can of worms” you never would have imagined. This situation unfortunately happens too often when people start their own renovation, not fully understanding the level of preparation required. When talking to clients, we occasionally hear […]

Who Should You Ask For A Remodeling Referral?

You are ready to take the leap and get that dream renovation project started. Once you make that big decision, the second hardest one will be picking a company to complete the work that will beautify your home. More often than not, potential clients spend a lot of time inquiring with trusted family, friends and […]

Understand The Best Methods To Perfectly Light Your Kitchen

One decision you will have to make when renovating your kitchen is how to incorporate new lighting into the space. To achieve a beautiful kitchen design, you’ll want to ensure there is sufficient lighting to clean, cook, prepare, and gather. To begin, let’s cover the basics of each type of lighting style. Types of Lighting […]

Things To Consider When Choosing A New Sink And Faucet 

Picking a new sink and faucet during your kitchen remodeling process is an unexpectedly fun part of the journey! Unlike choosing countertops or cabinets, sinks and faucets are very style fluid and you can pick most of what you like at first glance. The main priority would be matching the finish to your already existing […]

What NYC Homeowners Need To Know About Kitchen Remodeling

Taking on a kitchen remodeling project in New York City is a big step that can cause some homeowners to feel anxious. Choosing all the materials, attaining permits, hiring professionals and all the other steps in between is definitely a lot to plan. Our professional team has a fool-proof remodeling method for completing a project […]

Color Tips to Keep Your NYC Apartment Looking Fresh

There are an infinite amount of choices when it comes to picking colors for your home design. Whatever style you have in mind, there is probably a way to incorporate your favorite colors to achieve that style. Before you make the final decision, make sure the hues you pick look good in your space and […]

Just Say No: Kitchen Trends On The Way Out

It happens to us all – we see a new and trendy home design idea on Pinterest, Instagram, or a magazine and we just have to try it out. Unfortunately, sometimes the novelty wears off. MyHome Interior Designer Esther Trattner curated a helpful list of kitchen elements to get rid so you can love your […]