The Great Kitchen Backsplash: 4 Materials to Consider

The Great Kitchen Backsplash What can you do when your kitchen needs improvement, but you don’t want to renovate the entire space? In any other room, you might consider painting an accent wall. In the kitchen, a simple and quick solution is to change the backsplash. Backsplashes protect kitchen walls from staining. They are especially coveted […]

Learning to Love Your Small Galley Kitchen

Chances are if you live in NYC, you either have a galley kitchen or know someone who has one. It’s an NYC staple. Most people secretly dreams of an open concept floor plan when planning their kitchen renovation, but with the right design a galley kitchen is quite functional. In this blog post, we’ll outline […]

Fixer-uppers, Tips to Remember

Thinking of buying a fixer-upper that fits your budget rather than a fully renovated dream space asking top dollar?  We have some helpful tips to help you make an informed decision. New York City has no shortage of apartments that could qualify as a fixer-upper.  In fact, sometimes it might seem that most apartments for sale […]

Textured Wallpaper – A New Take on an Old Idea

After several years of being frowned upon as ‘old-fashioned’ by many in the decorating industry, wallpaper is once again gaining popularity with designers.  More and more often, unique wallpaper is being used in home and business design and often as ‘feature’ walls. Wallcoverings are a typically simple and cost-efficient method to transform a room using color, texture […]

Marble Countertop Info For Your Next Renovation

Marble can be a great option for those that are looking for a timeless, sophisticated, bold addition to a home.  We hope you keep this information in mind when it comes time for that next renovation. There are many options in using marble to cover a countertop, tables, shelving, window sills, doorway thresholds, etc., but […]

NYC BUILDS ! 2015 Offerings in Manhattan New Construction

As the US economy recovers from years of recession and stagnation, we are finally starting to see the emergence of some amazing new residential NYC builds and build plans happening for the city right now! You don’t have to look anywhere but up these days to notice a building boom is well under way in our […]

Keep Your Apartment Cool This Summer

In order to achieve that cool apartment status at any time of day in the Summer heat, we've put together a short list of ideas, suggestions, and shortcuts to save energy and keep you cool and comfortable this summer. […]

Summer Remodeling Tips

Summer is almost here, and that means it’s time to wrap up the spring cleaning projects and start looking forward to the warmer months to come. With the windows opened up and a winter’s worth of saving money complete, now is the perfect time to approach a remodeling project. Making the choice to redo the […]

Mirrors Mirrors Mirrors!

Don’t let your cozy little space let you down this Summer.  Try using some well-placed mirrors to open up your space and achieve some different and really cool effects that will make it feel as though you gave your home a face-lift!  Check out some of the ways you can use mirrors as a tool […]

Bathroom Remodeling on a Budget

One of the best bathroom remodeling on a budget ideas that you can employ would be engaging a competent and experienced contractor to do the work for you. With expert aid, you can avoid the possibility of re-doing the job in case you made some slip-ups while undertaking it. Another advantage that would significantly save […]