Before you think, “Oh, no. Here’s another useless list of chores I will never actually complete,” just wait… Because this checklist is different. We’ve put together a list of small, easy, useful home maintenance tasks you can do in and around your home to quickly start off the new year right. We’ve also estimated the time and costs of doing each, so you can pick and choose the ones you really want to do.
Professional chefs and other people who cook for a living design their kitchens to be practical. In a restaurant kitchen, this especially makes sense, but it also does in home kitchens. And although practical isn’t always beautiful, many of the same professional, practical elements can be brought into your home kitchen with attractive appeal and great functional effect.
After the huge success of their Monmouth County Kitchen & Bath Showroom this past summer, Alfano Renovations has opened a secondary location in Garwood, NJ. The showroom located in the heart of Union County will serve as a hub to Northern NJ homeowners and designers looking to shop the latest custom tile, cabinet, fixture, and hardware options. Each are featured in 30 bathroom vignettes and 11 functional kitchen displays. The boutique showroom features the best in class products such as Moen faucets and sinks, cabinets by Candlelight, KitchenCraft, Schrock, and Aristokraft, porcelain and ceramic tiles, Caesarstone quartz counters, Cambria quartz counters, Silestone quartz counters, mosaic tile by Glazzio, Elkay sinks, and handles, knobs, and other leading hardware by Top Knobs and Emtek.
Your new kitchen is going to be the focus of your home. Every day the family gathers in the kitchen to talk, spend time, and, of course, grab a bite. When relatives come over, one of the very first places they go is into the kitchen. Here are a few ideas that you should consider when you renovate your new kitchen.
There a number on considerations that need to be taken into account before you buy a home. Many of them are the physical ones, like the foundation and roof. Then there are some that many home buyers just don’t think of. As a Home Remodeling company and custom builder, we can share a few points we come across that weren't considered during the initial buying process.
The team at Houzz.com recently published a survey that we think tells the tale of the ideal kitchen perfectly. The survey asked folks if they were planning on remodeling their kitchens and what elements they would likely include. Almost 8000 people responded and the results are eye-opening, unless you do this for a living like we do. For us, this is confirmation of the design that we have been doing for people for the last few years.