If you have a wheelchair-bound parent living with you at home, then you'll need to ensure that you make small changes to accommodate your mother or father's specific requirements. Kitchen benchtops are typically used for food preparation, so you'll want to find a way to allow your parent to use them without much trouble. Follow these guidelines to create a kitchen benchtop that your wheelchair-bound parent can still use. Scale Down The Height
13 September 2016
Renovating an old church into a home can be a fun but also very challenging project. Wondering what you should keep in mind? Looking for ways to retain the spirit of the church while also creating a liveable space? Here are just a few of the ideas you should keep in mind: 1. Repair roof, windows and masonry before renovating anything else. When you are diving into a church renovation, it can be tempting to start with the fun elements such converting the choir loft into a bedroom, turning the alter into a breakfast nook or choosing art to hang near the stained glass windows.
5 August 2016
Custom cabinets in a kitchen can make storage much easier on you overall, as you can have the cabinets made to fit your particular needs. This can mean specialized cabinets for certain small appliances you use every day as well as items like linens, cooking tools, and the like. When working with a custom cabinetmaker, you want to ensure you cover all details about the cabinets and their design and don't overlook anything, so you know you're happy with your new kitchen space for years to come.
22 July 2016
Do you dread laundry day because there is no space to sort and fold your laundry? If so, it may be time to remodel your laundry room. Remodeling can help you maximize the available space while making the room look stylish and modern. However, before undertaking the project, there are top considerations that you should make. Choice of appliances The most common laundry room appliances are the washer and dryer. If you are planning to replace the old appliances with new ones, you need to consider the following factors.
30 June 2016
If you have a tiny bathroom it can often feel cramped and anything but relaxing. However with a smart bathroom renovation, you can turn a small bathroom into a luxurious retreat. Here are some of your options. Nix the tub If your tiny bathroom currently has a child-size tub, it might be worth removing the tub. Bathtubs take up a lot of space, and if the bath itself is too poky to use then it's not adding value.
6 June 2016
When shopping for new kitchen benchtops, some homeowners tend to stick to conventional materials such as stone or laminate, as these are tried and tested. However, these materials do not make your kitchen standout from other types of homes. If you are engaging in renovations and would like to make your kitchen stand out, you should consider out of the box materials. Not only would these add some character to your kitchen, but they could also work toward increasing the value of your residence.
24 May 2016
The world can be split into two types of people: bath people and shower people. If you are more of a shower person, you might even resent having a bath taking up space in your bathroom, sitting idly. If it's about time that you gave your bathroom a renovation, you might be wondering if it could be worthwhile to remove the bath entirely, and upgrade the shower experience. Here are some of the advantages and disadvantages.
9 May 2016
If your home has a small bathroom, you don't need to settle for a cramped and crowded space. Some innovative ideas and a bit of pre-planning can mean making even the smallest space seem large and airy when you renovate and can mean added storage where you least expect it. Note a few of these big ideas for small bathrooms and keep them in mind when you're ready to renovate your bath.
29 April 2016