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Every home has a story, with plot twists and character development and a history. But sometimes the characters outgrow their story and a new chapter has to start. Approaching a remodel in this way can be helpful. The house has the same bones it always has; a remodel simply adds new life to an old story and gives it a new beginning.

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Tile has been around as long as any other building material, but trends in color and shape come and go as quickly as the seasons. One tile trend that made a big entrance in the design world, in more ways than one, is large format porcelain tile. This trend is sure to become a quick classic.

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When it comes to selecting cabinets, it often seems like there are two styles that run through people’s minds first: Traditional and Modern. Everyone can picture what they each look like and they’re miles apart in style. But there are all kinds of cabinet options to play with that can make your kitchen, bathroom and even your mud room shine! Let’s break down the different kinds of cabinets.

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Hey fellow Interior Designers! Finding new clientele as a designer is often a mixture of word of mouth, social media exposure, and hoping that someone will click on that link or that one picture to find your website. And even at that point there’s no guarantee they will make that call or send that email. Finding more ways to stand out is becoming more and more important as social media is saturated with designers trying to achieve the same goal. How can you stand out in a world exploding with interior designers?

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A backsplash can be the pièce de résistance to a kitchen design. It’s often the first thing that draws the eye of guests or potential buyers. And this can be both a good and a bad thing. A tile that is too flashy may only suit certain tastes, whereas a backlash that lacks luster can be just as distracting and boring. Let’s tale a look at the hottest trends and timeless classics that could make selecting the perfect backpsplash a little easier!

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