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Improvements for Small Kitchen Designs

Small kitchens can be a challenge, both to work in day-to-day and to work with when it comes to design decisions.

With a little thought and planning, however, you can make the most of your small kitchen space. Start by assessing the bones of your small kitchen, figuring out what can be moved...

Laminate Countertop

Is your laminate countertop looking a little worse for wear? Fixing those wrinkles may be easier than you think.  Cracks, burns, or knife scars in laminate countertops can be filled with a simple plastic filler made for this purpose.  Before beginning the repair, be sure to prepare the laminate...

Kitchen Sinks and Faucets

If home is where the heart is, kitchens are clearly one of the vital organs that converts house to home. Not surprisingly, kitchens are also among the most popular home-remodeling projects tackled each year, and with a few new kitchen remodeling ideas you could also add value to your home....

Bathroom Sinks and Vanities

We get dozens of calls each year from listeners asking how to clean and protect natural stone countertops.  Most are surprised since they didn't expect that a natural, durable surface like stone would need much maintenance.

Truth be told, they do!  But if you learn to properly clean and...

Exterior Remodeling

Cleaning a natural stone surface with the wrong product can remove its natural beauty. You can actually shorten the stone's life or alter the natural stone's color by using the wrong chemicals and tools

Both water-based and solvent-based cleaners are available for cleaning the surface of...

Cabinets

It's not much of a stretch to say that residential remodeling has become America's obsession. According to a recent study, 1 in 10 homeowners spends more than $5,000 annually on remodeling thier house. That's $150 billion a year on residential remodeling.

Before you shell out $5,000 on a...