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remodeling to acommodate an elderly loved one

When I invited my mother to come and live with my family, we had to make some changes to accommodate her. The changes that needed to be made were all within reason and were all required so that she could get around with her walker and eventually a wheelchair if need be. I hired a remodeling contractor to assist us with making the changes. I learned a lot while discussing what needed to be done and what it would take to get it complete. I created this blog with the hopes of helping other families that are considering making the same changes in their homes.

Remodeling Your Kitchen? Make Sure You Add More Of These 5 Things

When renovating the kitchen, most homeowners want to change the layout or give it an aesthetic update. But one important element of a successful renovation is what you add more of in the kitchen. What should you add more of? Here are five key things to consider. 1. More Outlets Modern cooking calls for a wide variety of small appliances that require electricity. In addition, today's cooks want to use multiple mobile devices, charge devices, and use the kitchen for an array of other household tasks that call for electrical power. Read More 

Bathroom Ceiling Ideas To Consider For Your Bathroom Remodeling Project

Many homeowners tend to give their ceilings less consideration during a bathroom remodeling exercise, not knowing how important the ceiling is in the overall bathroom look.  During a bathroom remodeling, what you do with the ceiling determines how well the walls, the interior d├ęcor, and the ceiling will go together. You don't want to be staring at an ugly ceiling full of molds and mildews as you relax in a beautiful bathtub surrounded by glowing walls. Read More 

Reasons Why You Should Choose A Frameless Shower Door

Many homeowners get stuck choosing between framed and frameless shower doors during a bathroom remodeling. However, there are more reasons for choosing a frameless shower door over a framed one. Frameless shower doors bring in a modern and stylish upgrade to your existing bathroom space, making them a more preferred choice by many.  Here are more reasons why you should choose a frameless shower door when upgrading your bathroom. They Exist in Numerous Design Options Read More 

Bathroom Remodeling: Ways To Optimize Your Interior Space

A great bathroom is a spacious one that can give you the freedom to move around and enjoy your shower session maximally. However, many homeowners always complain about the limited bathroom space they have to deal with, especially in rented apartments. While there's little you can do to expand the bathroom's size, there's more you can do with the existing space so it serves you optimally.  Here are three practical ways to optimize your bathroom's interior space for a better showering experience. Read More 

4 Ways To Add More Seating To Your Kitchen

As a homeowner, you may love using your kitchen for cooking purposes. But, you may know that your kitchen does not have everything that you want and need to love the room completely. If you want more seating, you should not hesitate to hire remodelers to add seating options. Custom Island One of the most exciting projects that you can take on to get seating in your kitchen is building a custom island. Read More