Remodeling

Top 10 Apartment Remodeling Ideas

December 4, 2012

Whether you live in a rented apartment or self-owned, you need to remodel it after a while to infuse a sense of freshness. Apartment remodeling adds to the value of the house and makes it a personal space as per your preference and choice.

Here are the ten coolest things that can be done to remodel an apartment:

1. Paint the Living Spaces

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Garage Remodeling Ideas

September 20, 2012

Looking Into the Past

Imagine Eric Foreman’s basement on That 70’s Show. The horrendous grey walls with the mismatched bright orange, puke greens, and the tacky patterned everything? Well with a little extra cash to spend, my husband and I decided to make some adjustments to our mother-in-law apartment above the garage. However, if you have ever seen Eric Foreman’s basement you can only image …

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Basement Ideas When Renovating

March 5, 2011

Unfortunately most people do not have any idea how many different things you can do with the huge wasted area that most people have beneath their homes. The problem is that most basements are not constructed with the idea of using them for living spaces. If you want to convert your basement to a living space you will need to seal the walls and floor …

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Finish Your Basement

January 7, 2011

If you have basic DIY skills you can reduce the cost of finishing your basement by doing it yourself. You will still need to employ tradesmen such as a plumber, an electrician and a plasterer for the skilled work. Whatever use you intend for your finished basement it will need electrical outlets, heating and water pipes, lights and insulation completed before your plasterer finishes the …

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Make Over Your Family Room with Removable Vinyl Decals

November 16, 2010

With the busy work responsibilities, many parents find very little time to spend to make over their homes. Many families would want to give their home a new look but simply do not have enough time to do so. Imagine the fun of being able to make over your family room in just a matter of minutes. All tasks can be done with the help …

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DIY UPVC Conservatories Lower the Cost

November 4, 2010

If you are thinking of adding a conservatory to your home and have done any research then you have probably realized by now that the costs can be relatively high. There is a huge range of conservatory designs available at the moment and some of the larger, more elaborate ones can lead people to think that all conservatories are expensive. The three factors which really …

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Flush up for Modern Day Bathroom

September 24, 2010

Putting up a bathroom in the basement requires time and effort before it can be realized. There are factors that are important to consider before installation such as the water system, sewerage system and electrical system.

Choosing a toilet for your bathroom is not just for aesthetic purposes. It is important to consider the kind of toilet because it varies depending on the location of …

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Easy Steps To Painting Your Kitchen Cabinets

August 17, 2010

An easy way to update your kitchen is to paint your cabinets with a new color. You may even decide to use a fun new color you would otherwise not use elsewhere. Bring in a pale yellow would bring a warm, calming tone to the area and be a great backdrop for some new decor like sunflowers or perhaps another floral.

To begin you want …

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Basement Remodels – How to Achieve Your Dream

August 6, 2010

Most often people rarely use their basement and forget it as a damp and dark storage space where they dump most of their unwanted materials. However, if you require some extra space you can convert this place into a beautiful and functional area of your home. You need some basement ideas to get you started thinking the right way.

A basement remodel will help you …

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Ideas for a Finished Basement

August 2, 2010

Many homeowners dream of putting a finished basement in their home. A brand new basement gives you not only additional living space, but also provides you with a room that can become just about anything you'd like it to be. Some homeowners like to let their imaginations run wild when designing their new living space, but if you are in need of some suggestions here …

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Utilizing Recycled Materials For New Homes

July 29, 2010

The whole concept of using recycled materials in construction of a new home is using materials which are from former homes or buildings. Some materials which might be used are old windows, wood planks and posts and even tiles or appliances. Some popular appliances to use in making use of recycled materials are old sinks, hooks, door knobs or even refrigerators. It is preferred to …

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