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Johns Creek Design + Build : Part 4 Den & Art Wall

The family room--or den as the homeowners called it--is connected to the kitchen and after such an amazing transformation in there, it was obvious the den needed to be updated as well. Danny applied a similar but more relaxed design aesthetic and this ...

Johns Creek Design + Build : Part 3 The Kitchen

Johns Creek Design + Build : Part 3 The Kitchen

The kitchen was a complete gut and rebuild. The pickled-finish cabinets and dated wallpaper did not represent the owner's taste or their way of cooking.

We designed and built custom cabinets to look like furniture with ...

Johns Creek Design + Build : Part 2 The Foyer

Johns Creek Design + Build : Part 2 The Foyer

Johns Creek Design + Build Part 2 : The Foyer
The home's previous foyer flooring was was a tunnel that needed directional flow. The marble flooring was dated and had started to crack, and the staircase had a ...

Johns Creek Design + Build : Part 1 The Master Suite

Johns Creek Design + Build : Part 1 The Master Suite

When we were called to bid on an extensive window replacement for this homeowner, we had no idea it would turn into a design and remodel of (almost) the whole home. In an otherwise traditional upscale gated community, these worldly-wise and chic homeowners displayed an aesthetic more modern than their ...

Planning Functional Interior Design

How to Master the Open Floor Plan
10 things to consider when planning a comfortable, functional interior design.

Most people love to pick out colors, fabrics and finishes when remodeling, and I like that too, but I love the first step: space planning. When done right, it can produce a finished room ...

How to Remove Mildew From Outdoor Cushions

Now that the warm weather is officially here, it's time to use those outdoor living spaces we've looked at longingly all winter. Last weekend I decided to reclaim my beautiful deck from Mother Nature. She was not kind to me; one look at my chair cushions made me regret not ...

The 5-Step Method for Tracking a Bad Contractor

There is no magic trick to select a good contractor; however, here is an effective 5-step tracking system to avoid the bad ones, the ones who can really mess up your life by ruining your remodeling project.

The system consists of asking yourself 5 questions as you contact several contractors and ...

How to Make It Through a Remodeling Project Without Going Crazy

Any remodeling project causes interruption in a household’s daily routine, but a project to the main areas of your home–especially kitchens or bathrooms–can feel like chaos. Once cabinets are ripped out, walls removed, and wiring is exposed, suddenly you are wondering why you decided to put yourself through such a ...

Putting Your Home to Good Use–Rooms you want to live in.

With Old Man Winter definitely here to stay awhile, you may be more inclined to stay indoors. What better time of year than winter to get organized. Do you have an unused room that could be put to better use? An empty bedroom left behind by a family member, a ...