Entries by darren@greenspage.com

The Top Ten Design Trends For 2013

Includes quartz composite countertops and hardwood floors. The New Year has begun and new styles are already being developed. Design trends are evolving, and whether you prefer traditional or contemporary, there is bound to be something just for you. With that said, an interior designer affiliated with Neil Kelly Co. reveals in TimesReporter.com what the average homeowner […]

Ten Common Kitchen Mistakes To Avoid

Yahoo! Homes reports how to curtail a kitchen disaster. The kitchen is the place where a lot of life happens from cooking and socializing to preparing a quick snack, according to Yahoo! Homes. It needs to be both beautiful and functional. To follow that standard, here are 10 mistakes to avoid when designing your kitchen: 1. Don’t […]

Care For Your Cabinet Doors (Part One)

One of the biggest factors resulting in damage to the cabinetry in your home is a lack of maintenance. Over the years, I have seen everything from the finish peeling off the doors to the upper cabinets nearly falling off the wall. There is a cure for this and believe it or not, it is […]

Pull-Out Trash Cans

When designing a kitchen, I always do my best to incorporate a pull-out trash can. This line of accessories is, in my opinion, one of the most valuable additions you can add to your kitchen. They not only help to keep the kitchen clean, organized and tidy by hiding away the unsightly and often smelly […]

Bower’s Kitchen Update

Here is a kitchen which has seen some magic from Procraft Woodworks. When I walked in, the kitchen was dated and in desperate need of an update. The owners didn’t know exactly what they wanted, but they knew they had a budget and wanted to get the biggest bang for their buck.       We […]

Facts About Your Return On Investment (ROI)

PROJECT                                                       TYPICAL $ RANGE                                           ROI Minor Kitchen Remodel                                     $19,000 – $25,000                                            83 – 88% Major Kitchen Remodel                                      $25,000 – $100,000                                         85 – 88% Bathroom Remodel                                              $13,000 – $44,000                                           78 – 90% Bathroom Addition                                              $30,000 – $62,000                           […]