If you’ve been on social media lately, surely you have seen short videos of people dumping buckets of water on themselves. In these videos, after completing the “Ice Bucket Challenge”, the participants nominates friends to do the same, or gives their nominees the option of donating $100 to the ASL Association. A number of high profile figures have dumped ice on their heads, like Chris Christie, Justin Timberlake, and Mark Zuckerberg. On the other hand, President Obama chose just to donate. Continue reading
Design Build Pros remodeling color of the day is GRAY. The color gray is solid and stable. Gray creates a sense of calm and composure, in addition to relief from the fast paced outside world. Maturity and responsibility are two central characteristics of the color gray.
Gray is a color of intelligence. The color gray displays wisdom and knowledge.
If being used well, the color gray can lend interiors an elegant formality that is subtle without being overly conservative. Continue reading
Everyone is familiar with your typical square or rectangle window. It’s simple, and likely the first thing that pops into your mind when you hear the word “window”. However, shaped windows are something that can add an extra touch of uniqueness to make your home stand out. Shaped windows add beauty to both the outside and inside views of a home.
Design Build Pros remodeling color of the day is WHITE. The color white is color of perfection. The color meaning of white is purity, innocence, wholeness and completion. The basis for the color white is the thought of equality. The color white implies a sense fairness and impartiality. In addition, the color white also has tones of neutrality and independence. Continue reading
Design Build Pros remodeling color of the day is YELLOW. Yellow is the most luminous of all the colors of the spectrum. Yellow is the color that captures our attention more than any other color. In addition, yellow is the color of happiness and optimism. Yellow is also the color of enlightenment and creativity. Finally, yellow is the color of sunshine. Continue reading
Design Build Pros remodeling color of the day is BLUE. Blue is America’s favorite color. In addition, it has a calming effect. The color blue signifies strength, wealth, and dependability. Blue has a very fresh feel to it. Continue reading
The Design Build Pros are remodeling consumer advocates. DBP wants to help homeowners achieve a professional and pleasant remodeling experience. There are way too many common remodeling complaints from homeowners.
While there are several paid services that Design Build Pros provides for both remodelers and homeowners, here are three free offers for homeowners planning a remodeling project: Continue reading
Each year, the Toms River Award Program identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category.These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Toms River area a great place to live, work and play. Continue reading
Design Build Pros typically creates three distinct design options for homeowners’ planned remodeling project. They generally show a wide range of potential budget investments. DBP titles the three design build remodeling plans as Modest, Robust, and the WOW package. Deciding what the individual plans will depict is a highly customized and interactive process. Family needs and desires are assessed through Design Build Pros project profile checklists, Houzz ideabooks, and a face to face consultation with all those involved.
Regarding kitchen remodeling, almost without fail, people want an island. Ideally an island set up to accommodate seating and eating. When asked what size, most answer, “As large as you can make it.” When designing a kitchen island for size and placement, Design Build Pros always considers dining tables in the kitchen, adjoining rooms, and the dining room for both family meals and entertaining. Continue reading
In a recent interview, Neil Parsons, owner of Design Build Pros, was asked about 8 desirable New Jersey home features that many buyers are seeking. These features add value in selling a home and provide comfort and enjoyment for the current owners. Below are the items posed to Neil and his thoughts on them with relevance to current homeowner design build remodeling project requests. Continue reading