Decorating Trends 2016

Over half of homeowners will invest in updating their homes this year according to Houzz and the updates will be driven by a desire to decorate (63%), renovate (58%) or repair (47%). So before jumping into your next project our top decorating trends for 2016 will add a point of reflection for making great long-term […]

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Decorator Show House Winners

Bold and glamorous color, wallcoverings, lush textiles and mixed patterns run a common thread through the annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House offerings. A true winner at showcasing the creative talents of top designers to benefit the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club. Study each space, examine the layers of design and the magnificent attention […]

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Kitchen & Bath Cabinet Trends 2016

Sifting through the maze of product offerings for your kitchen or bath renovation can be just as overwhelming as finding finding professional help to complete the project. According to a recent Houzz Survey it is most challenging for Millennials and younger Baby Boomers. Staying on budget is a close second. Kitchen and bath cabinets are […]

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Bath Trends 2016

Bath trends continue to dominate home remodeling projects with kitchen updates running a close second. When faced with a choice, homeowners will most likely opt to update a bath simply because it is more affordable than updating a kitchen. Also, today remodeling is driven more by personal enjoyment or meeting specific needs rather than adding […]

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Bathroom Style & Fixture Trends

Kitchens are the most popular renovation project in the home but bathrooms run a close second. So whether you are remodeling your bathroom to increase the resale value of your home or it just makes sense to remodel to increase the function and efficiency of the space to fit your lifestyle needs you can reap […]

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New Home Design Trends 2015~2016

During the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) show the Best in American Living Awards gala celebrated and honored the best in single-family homes, apartments and condos, remodeling projects and subdivisions. The winning projects demonstrated innovative design trends that homeowners should pay attention to for the next few years. “Homes are being designed with relaxation […]

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Master Bath Decorating Trends 2015-2016

Home decor is a work in progress according to a recent Houzz survey and the master bath is no exception. When it comes to renovation, bathroom remodels provide one of the highest rates of return on investment. A mid-range bathroom remodel recoups 72.5 percent during resale, according to Remodeling Magazine’s 2014 Cost vs Value report. […]

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