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Case Study – Kitchen and Bathroom Transformation in NJ

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Watchung, New Jersey homeowners Ben and Sandie have a great home on a beautiful piece of property, but they were ready to make some changes to the outdated and cramped kitchen and bathroom. Continue reading

Heat Lamp for Bathroom Remodeling

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Heat Lamp for Bathroom Remodeling

Heat Lamp for Your Bathroom-Design Build ProsEveryone knows how daunting getting into and out of the shower can be in the cold winter months when you feel like your hair is going to freeze into icicles if you do not immediately dry it. A great way to get around this and start the morning off feeling relaxed, warm, and at ease is by installing heat lamps in your bathroom. A bathroom heat lamp is an excellent idea if you are doing a remodel, or even if you are just making a few small changes. Not only will it help you and your family be more comfortable, if will raise the value of your house, as it is one of those little luxuries that makes a huge difference in daily life. Continue reading

A Bidet in US Bathroom Remodeling

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A Bidet in US Bathroom Remodeling

Toilet and bidet in a modern bathroom - raised lidThe idea of installing a bidet in a US bathroom remodel can seem silly and intimidating. Any American to have visited the European continent has been fascinated, horrified, and intrigued all at the same time by these mysterious and seemingly over complicated toilets. Bidets are extremely popular all over the world, especially in Japan where more than 70% of homes reported having one. The truth of the matter is, bidets are awesome and Americans would do well to install bidets in their bathrooms more often. There is a reason why these little fixtures are found all over the world. Following are some reasons why the USA should jump on the bandwagon. Continue reading

Floor Drains for Laundry, Mud Room, or Bathrooms

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Shower Floor Drain And MosaicsFloor Drains for Laundry, Mud Room, or Bathrooms

We spend a lot of time in our laundry rooms, even more time than we spend in the bathroom, actually, and often times that time is spent not doing the most pleasant of tasks, like cleaning or scrubbing or trying to get stubborn stains out of clothing. So shouldn’t we try to make those spaces as functional and pleasant as possible? That way, we can both spend less time in the laundry or mud room and enjoy our time there as much as possible. Here are a few tips to get the most out of your laundry, mud room, or bathroom.

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Porcelain Tile Flooring

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Porcelain Tile Flooring

Porcelain Tile Flooring that Looks Like Wood (1)-Design Build ProsWhen undertaking a home renovation, many homeowners are often on the look for a durable, easy to maintain and budget friendly. Porcelain tile flooring is durable, easy to maintain and comes in many textures, appearances, and sizes.

There are many types of flooring options available in the market. Hardwood floors are one of the most liked and preferred choice of floor in residential and commercial settings. Hardwood also is one of the most expensive options. On the other hand, porcelain floor tile suits every type of budget and is also available in the hardwood appearance as well.

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Houzz Survey Reveals More Homeowners are Prioritizing Bathroom Remodels

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award-winning master bathroom remodel - Design Build Pros (1)Consistent with the current rising tide in home remodeling, more and more homeowners are choosing to upgrade and update their bathrooms and powder rooms.

As we have been writing about for the past few months, we have continued to see an increase in project size and scope, as people are spending more money on discretionary projects.

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Furniture Style Bathroom Vanity

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Furniture vanity - Design Build Pros (2)Furniture Style Bathroom Vanity

When it comes to choosing a design style for your bathroom, there is a plethora of options to choose from. When it comes to the vanity style, there are some great varieties that will be a great addition to your home, with the bonus of the extra storage and functionality you crave in what could easily be the smallest room in your home.

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Floating Bathroom Vanity

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When it comes to remodeling your home, and especially your bathroom, there are so many different options and designs to choose from that it can seem overwhelming. The floating bathroom vanity is one of the many options that you have to look at when considering how you want your bathroom to be.

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What is a Vessel Bowl Sink?

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What is a Vessel Bowl Sink?

Vessel Bowl sinks for bathroom remodeling - Design Build Pros (2)The bathroom is a very important room in your home and you may find that you really enjoy decorating or remodeling it. If you are planning to remodel in the near future, you may be wondering what you can do to make your bathroom look more modern or classy. While there are many things that you can do, one thing that often gets over looked, but used, possibly more than anything else, is the sink. There are many different types of sinks available for your bathroom and some are actually quite beautiful. One of the most popular types of sink is a vessel bowl sink. These sinks are elegant and can make a huge improvement in your bathroom.

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What is a Back Lit Vanity Mirror?

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What is a Back Lit Vanity Mirror?

back lit vanity mirror - Design Build Pros (3)Bathrooms should be more than just a place you go when you need to use the toilet. In fact, the bathroom should be a place where you can relax in your bathtub after a long day at work. If you are looking to create an almost spa like experience in your own, personal bathroom, you should consider getting an illuminated bathroom mirror. It will help to provide the room with a stunning ambiance, both day and night. A back lit vanity mirror is nothing more than a traditional glass mirror that will combine a sleek design with functionality, using powerful, yet low energy lights behind the mirror. If you have always wanted one of these mirrors, here are some things to consider before remodeling your bathroom.

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