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Bathroom Decorating and Design

The bath is among the top targets in home renovations, and for several good reasons. An up-to-date, functional bath adds to home value, provides high return on investment when you sell, and extends the years you can enjoy a home if you’re planning to age in place.

The downsides of tackling a...

Bathroom Cabinets

Improving your bathroom's safety goes beyond purely cosmetic changes to see you through a parade of trends and extend the number of years you spend in your home. That's not an uncommon desire, as AARP has found that nearly ninety percent of adults 50 and over want to stay in their current home...

Exterior Remodeling

According to the National Aging in Place Council, an overwhelming majority of Americans want to age in place, the term used to describe homeowners who want to remain in their current homes for as long as possible. In fact, by 2030, Americans 65 and older will make up 20 percent of the...

Storage and Organization

Tightening budgets are moving many to downsize their home life, an endeavor which may include adding a roommate to help share expenses.

USA Today reports that many downsizing homeowners and even apartment renters are seeking housemates to help cover their shelter costs. For some,...

Doors

Lever handles make it much easier to open a door.  Next time you finish a messy outdoor project, think about what you have to do to get inside and clean up quickly.  The round door knob on your back door stands between you and your kitchen sink. You can't turn that knob with your hands covered...

Small Bathrooms

Whether you’re looking to streamline the look of your bath or change up a fixture for improved convenience, BATH FITTER offers customized bath renovations that are installed in just one day. BATH FITTER’s large collection of seamless acrylic bathtubs, showers, wall surrounds and tub-to-shower...