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Less is More: 6 Ways to Master Modern Minimalism

Less is More: 6 Ways to Master Modern Minimalism

Minimalism is the timeless home design aesthetic that we know and love. We are also aware that achieving it is harder than it looks! Let's fix that.  Interior design roles are expected to increase by 13% in the next ten years, so the likelihood that a potential future...

Blending Modern Design & Vintage: A Unique Style

Blending Modern Design & Vintage: A Unique Style

Who said you can't have the best of both worlds for your interior design? Read on to learn how to mix modern design and vintage looks like a true professional. House Digest once surveyed its readers and found that 28% loved modern homes, and 18% wanted vintage....

2024 Interior Design Trends: What’s New in Home Aesthetics?

2024 Interior Design Trends: What’s New in Home Aesthetics?

Many of the top 2024 interior design trends appeared in late 2023 at trade shows, via client requests and in magazines around the globe. Designers get their inspiration from furniture showrooms, popular paint colors and even clothing designers to see what’s hot and...

Style and Substance: Crafting a Home That Reflects You

Style and Substance: Crafting a Home That Reflects You

Against the colorful backdrop of Southern California, every street offers a unique blend of architectural wonders and coastal vibes. SoCal's rich tapestry of architectural home styles ranges from iconic mid-century modern gems in Palm Springs to charming Mediterranean...

9 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing Flooring

9 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing Flooring

No one likes to make mistakes, especially in their home. After all, you’re bound to spend a lot of time in this space — it’s essential to get it right. But the reality is you can make a few blunders along the way. Picking the right flooring is a big decision,...

Five Simple Tricks for Making a Small Room feel Larger

Five Simple Tricks for Making a Small Room feel Larger

Unlock the potential of your compact living space with these ingenious simple tricks for making a small room feel larger! So, let’s look into the art of space optimization and transform your cozy corner into a spacious sanctuary that exudes style and functionality....

Warmth & Comfort: Create Your Rustic Haven

Warmth & Comfort: Create Your Rustic Haven

Are you ready for a home remodel? Sustainable design generated over $7 billion worth of revenue in 2022, and what is more sustainable than reclaimed or recycled wood? And what design trend makes the most of reclaimed or recycled wood? You guessed it: rustic design. If...

5 Steps To a Successful Roof Restoration

5 Steps To a Successful Roof Restoration

Even though there are 253,044 roofing contractors in the US, it can still be hard to find a reliable roof restoration contractor. If you are one of these people who has decided to give your roof the TLC it deserves, and you don't make a habit of sprucing up your roof...

What Does 2024 Hold for Your Home? 9 New Trends in Remodeling

What Does 2024 Hold for Your Home? 9 New Trends in Remodeling

Are you looking for ideas for your next home remodel? Here are some 2024 trends that will elevate your living space and add character and style while decreasing your carbon footprint and helping you live more sustainably. Here at GreatBuildz, a free service that...

Should You Move Out or Live In During Renovation?

Should You Move Out or Live In During Renovation?

When contemplating a home renovation, homeowners often find themselves at a crossroads, pondering a critical question: should you move out or live in during renovation? This decision is more than just a matter of convenience; it affects your daily life, your finances,...

The Advantages of Engineered Wood Siding

The Advantages of Engineered Wood Siding

What are the key advantages of engineered wood siding? Enhanced Durability: Engineered siding boasts a lifespan of 20-30 years, significantly outlasting traditional wood siding with minimal maintenance. Low Maintenance Needs: Unlike traditional wood, engineered wood...

Optimize Your Property’s Acoustics With These 3 Changes

Optimize Your Property’s Acoustics With These 3 Changes

Acoustics determine how sound flows through your home. Noise comes from air molecule vibrations, and acoustic treatment aims to distribute them more pleasingly. Acoustics also impact what sounds penetrate your property and how you hear internal noises. Improving your...

Tips for Buying a House That Needs Remodeling

Tips for Buying a House That Needs Remodeling

Embarking on the journey of buying a house to remodel involves strategic considerations, and understanding the intricacies of renovations, financing, and loans is paramount. In this blog, we delve into the multifaceted aspects of turning a fixer-upper into your dream...

Choosing the Right Fireplace for Your Home Renovation Project

Choosing the Right Fireplace for Your Home Renovation Project

There's an undeniable allure to fireplaces, making them a sought-after feature in home renovation projects. Not only do they offer coziness and atmosphere, but they can also significantly increase the worth of your house. Different types have their own unique appeal:...

Solar Panels for a Sustainable Home: Should You Make the Move?

Solar Panels for a Sustainable Home: Should You Make the Move?

Did you know that in the first half of 2023, 45% of the capacity added to the U.S. electrical grid was from solar panels? The push towards sustainable living has prompted many homeowners to explore alternative energy sources, with solar power emerging as a leading...

Aging-in-Place Remodeling: Guide To Helpful Upgrades For Seniors

Aging-in-Place Remodeling: Guide To Helpful Upgrades For Seniors

Aging-in-place remodeling has become an increasingly popular choice for homeowners seeking to maintain independence and comfort as they grow older. This approach involves modifying your home to accommodate the changing needs that come with aging, allowing individuals...

Find Flooring Installation in Los Angeles

Find Flooring Installation in Los Angeles

Are you looking to update the flooring in your home or office space? Finding the right flooring installation professional is the key to ensuring a smooth and hassle-free experience. In Los Angeles, there are many options to choose from, but with the right guidance,...

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