Kitchen Remodel

Choosing the right kitchen cabinets

Cabinets make up a significant component of any kitchen. Homeowners need to consider both style and functionality, but choosing the right kitchen cabinets doesn’t have to be a daunting task. With a little planning and professional design help, selecting cabinets for your kitchen can be a fun and interesting experience. The Braemar team offers several tips and suggestions when it comes to choosing the right kitchen cabinets for you and your family.  Budget: As with any part of a home renovation, you’ll need to consider your budget. A kitchen renovation can be more expensive than other rooms in a home and cabinets often make up the bulk of the expense. There are a few key ways you can save money while still improving the look of your cabinets. If your cabinets are in good shape structurally, you can have them professionally painted or replace the doors and hardware to make them

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How to Choose the Right Color Palette for your Home

Color My Rooms

How to Choose the Right Color Palette for your Home Color is a powerful component of the design process. Selecting the color of a room, rug or furniture can be fun and exciting, and these decisions will hopefully bring you joy for years to come. In fact, there is a lot of psychology involved in terms of color selection. Aside from offering an element of beauty, homeowners often want to emit a certain mood in individual rooms. Furthermore, when it comes to color, don’t play it safe. Use your creative juices to create the space of your dreams.  Warmth: If your goal is to warm up a room, there are a number of color options. A creamy white can offer a classic, lovely canvas for mirrors, paintings and colorful furniture. Similarly, various shades of gray offer a cozy background color. Other, bolder options are mustard yellow, sea foam green, soft

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New Cabinet Colors for 2021

New Cabinet Colors

Wondering what New Cabinet Colors are in style? We’ve taken some time explaining how you can make the right decision for your project. The kitchen is the heart of a home. It’s more than simply a location to cook food.  It’s the place where meals are shared and memories made. If you are in the process of renovating a kitchen, you have a rare opportunity to create the kitchen of your dreams. Moreover, if your budget is low, something as easy as changing the color of your cabinets can make a huge difference in the look and feel of your kitchen.  Cabinets make up a significant part of any kitchen, so homeowners must ensure they are happy with their new cabinet colors. Renovating a kitchen can be an exciting experience, but it involves a lot of decision making.  One of the choices to make includes the color of the cabinets. There is

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Storage for Kitchens

Enhance your kitchen with adequate storage

Enhance your kitchen with adequate storage During the pandemic, people have stayed home more than ever before. The COVID-19 era is allowing individuals to assess what is important in their worlds. Additionally, homeowners are evaluating their living spaces and access to adequate storage, or lack thereof. During the heat of quarantine and after, many people stretched their culinary prowess and enjoyed trying new recipes. To feel successful as a home chef, it’s helpful to have a kitchen that is well organized. Modern cabinetry offers a realm of possibilities when it comes to savvy elements or add-ons. Below are some of the most popular storage amenities in today’s kitchens. Acrylic drawer organizers: These unique drawer inserts are made from ¼” clear acrylic and are built to a drawer’s dimensions. Customers can select a design or create their own. The benefit to this insert is the acrylic is dishwasher safe and can

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remodel your bathroom

Where do you start when you want to remodel your bathroom?

Where do you start when you want to remodel your bathroom? Many homeowners stand back, hands on hips and look at their old bathroom with a furrowed brow. While many people love the thought of remodeling a room in their house, it’s often easier said than done. With the right designer, mindset and timeframe, you can create the bathroom you’ve envisioned while staying within a specified budget. Below are several verified steps that will assist you when planning your bathroom renovation. Prioritize your goals: Take some time to thoughtfully draft your renovation goals. Write down everything you would like to accomplish if the sky was the limit, then prioritize the tasks in order from most important to least important. It may be impossible to complete everything you want, but it’s helpful to create a vision plan and stick to it. Not only does it make the entire project more manageable,

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Luxury Bathroom Designs - Design Build Contractor

How to Choose the Right Color For Your Bathroom

How to Choose the Right Color For Your Bathroom Even though a bathroom is one of the smallest rooms in a home, it’s one of the most utilized. Renovating a bathroom can significantly increase the value of a home and upgrade the aesthetics and comfort for homeowners. While all renovations are exciting, they come with decisions and challenges. Every little selection can be an effort, but with the help of a Braemar designer, the experience becomes less stressful and more fun. With the space of a bathroom being limited, color truly matters. The paint color of a room can drastically impact mood and ambiance. Below are several tips to help you decide which paint colors are best for your bathroom. 1). The rule of three: When choosing colors for your bathroom, consider the rule of three. Chose one neutral, one rich color and one accent, relying on the 70/20/10 distribution,

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Kitchen Remodel - Modern Designs

How to make your home a sanctuary

How to make your home a sanctuary During quarantine, our homes have become our sanctuaries. Never before have we spent so much time in the confines of familiar walls. Through this COVID-19 experience, we’ve learned which parts of our homes we love and which ones we do not. It’s been an interesting experience for many reasons. Going forward, it would make sense to create a home sanctuary that’s worthy of our time and attention. Below are several tips from the Braemar design team. Learn how to make your home a place of relaxation and reprieve. Bring the outdoors in: When you can’t be outside as much, it’s helpful to bring the outdoors in. Adorn the inside of your home with luscious green plants, flowers, and herbs. Diffusing essential oils is another way to add all-natural fragrances. Not only does bringing the outdoors to offer a semblance of serenity, but it

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Home Renovations

Tips to ensure a quality renovation

Tips to ensure a quality renovation Drooling over renovated homes on HGTV or in high-end magazines is something many of us enjoy. These media outlets make it appear easy to turn an old room or house into a dream space. In reality, however, things aren’t so simple. When the average person is renovating a home or room, there are many decisions to be made. In fact, it can get exhausting. The Braemar team has created a list of tips to help you during the renovation process and to make sure you’re more than happy with the final results. 1). Hire a designer: Sometimes homeowners try to save money by doing everything themselves. This is a slippery slope. We all have our areas of expertise, and designers are highly skilled at looking at a space and creating a beautiful vision. They’re also abreast of current trends and materials. Hiring a designer

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Storage Solutions for Home

5 Reasons Homeowners Remodel

5 Reasons Homeowners Remodel While remodeling can seem like a daunting task, it’s well worth it to achieve the home of your dreams. It’s especially rewarding if you work with a professional designer who understands the industry and can assist a client when it comes to materials selection, buying and design. There are many reasons homeowners decide to remodel, but the five below are some of the most popular. Not only do they bring the current homeowner more joy and utility, they also increase the resale value of a home. 1). Open floor plan: An open floor is one of the top features current home buyers look for, or if a home lacks an open floor plan, the home buyer looks to see if one or more walls can be knocked down so an open floor plan can be created. This type of design opens up the home and makes

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Entryway trends for 2019

When it comes to leaving an impression, a memorable entrance is a must. Think about the front door and entryway of your home? Is it unique and eye-catching or dull and bland? Giving your entryway a facelift is one of the simplest and cost-efficient ways to add decorative flare to your home. Additionally, revamping entryways is a top design trend for 2019. Take a look at the suggestions below. The Braemar designers are highly skilled at transforming spaces. Bring your entryway ideas to us and let’s get started. A front door that pops: Gone are the days of boring front doors. Today, homeowners are using everything from glass to repurposed barn wood to create a front door that’s not only functional but also elegant and beautiful. Further, if you can include a window in your front door, go for it. Natural light will offer a lovely glow to your entryway.

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Designer for Braemar Cabinetry

When it comes to incorporating cabinetry into your space, we know our stuff! We believe it is time for us to share our knowledge with the world and inspire others to turn their house into a home by maximizing the space you have through design, renovation, and expansion. Whether you are looking for the latest trends and styles, advice on how to select cabinets, solutions for space planning or just general cabinetry  knowledge, we have got you covered.  Have a question not answered in our blogs, feel free to reach out to us. We are always here to help!