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Contemporary and Modern Style Homes

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Architecture: Contemporary and Modern Style Homes History Some people tend to get these two homes confused. These are two different styles of homes. The modern style house became famous in the 1800’s while it wasn’t until the 1970’s before the contemporary style became popular. Modern Style Homes were designed by the Germans. The Contemporary Style Homes originated in France. There are many differences between the two forms. The difference is easy to recognize once you know what to look for. Modern Style Homes have more natural color to them while Contemporary Style Homes have many different colors to them making them more extreme. There are also similarities between the two styles and these similarities are what makes people get them confused. Both homes are simple but elegant homes. They have an open floor plan and are not cluttered like some of the other styles. Contemporary architecture came from modern architecture. Continue reading

Slate Finish is an Alternative to Stainless Steel Appliances

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Stainless Steel Alternative kitchen appliances - Design Build Pros (4)If you are looking to redo your kitchen appliances and are all about having the next big thing rather than the tired out stainless steel appliances, luckily for you, there is now an alternative. Slate appliance finish is on the up and up for all your kitchen and bathroom needs, from countertops to stoves and refrigerators. They are made for today’s style, perfectly complementing modern colors and kitchen materials. The rich matte finish is a natural fingerprint disguiser and don’t worry, it’s magnetic too. Right now slate finish is only available from GE. Continue reading

Modern Textured Wallpaper

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 Modern Textured Wall Paper Modern Textured Wallpaper-Design Build ProsWith innovation in every industry, everything is seemingly getting an overhaul. All the basic elements of decoration are being constantly upgraded to reflect the changing styling and designing needs of the modern and young consumer. This generation knows what they want and how they want it. Many times people want to change color of the walls and the décor of the room. Textured wall paper allows the unique opportunity to make the walls stand out with less effort. Designers are recommending using textured wall papers in contrast colors or patterns on the wall in order to make the room “pop”. Continue reading

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. Continue reading

Floating Bathroom Vanity

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floating vanity for bathroom remodeling - Design Build Pros (2)Floating Bathroom Vanity 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. Continue reading

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. Continue reading

Modern Interior Design

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Modern Interior Design Modern kitchen and living room in a big houseBeing faced with the decision to decorate one’s home, be it an apartment or a house, is a decision that will greatly affect your life for many years. There are so many popular looks at any given time, and so many styles that influence the overall design of rooms and homes that it can be hard to choose which suits you best. For those people seeking clean lines, clean colors, balanced decor and artwork throughout the room and no frills, modern interior design is the way to go.   Continue reading

Selecting a Coffee Maker for Your Kitchen

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For many people, the first task performed every morning is the act of making coffee. versare il caffè caldo nella tazzina biancaEven if you are personally not a coffee drinker, chances are your partner (or, at minimum) someone you know is! And, if straight black coffee is not your thing, then perhaps espresso or French Press is more to your liking? It’s clear that choosing the right coffee maker for your newly remodeled kitchen is a big decision.
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