About Bryan Sebring

" We are very passionate about educating homeowners. From design ideas to hiring a contractor, we hope this blog helps you in the process of remodeling your home. " ~ Bryan Sebring

Schlage Keyless Deadbolt Review & Keyless Gate Lock Options

A keyless gate lock and keyless deadbolts are improved locks that allow for greater control and safety when it comes to guarding your home. They come with remote access, security features, and a wide range of additional bonuses that can make you feel more comfortable about leaving your home for extended periods of time. Like many pieces of smart technology, keyless deadbolts & gate locks come in a variety of options and styles. The following guide can familiarize you with the way smart locks work in general, and the different types of door locks you’ll be able to find [...]

Make-Up Air Guidelines for Kitchen Exhaust Vents

If you use your kitchen a lot at home, it’s vital to take a look at make-up air system options to keep good air flowing as smoothly as possible. However, if your kitchen exhaust vent is whining and sputtering, it might be time to install a make-up air unit. Kitchen ventilation is vital to the functionality of your unit as a whole, and without making up air for the exhaust to use, you could be left with some serious damages. We are going to review what make-up air units do, and we’ll help you look for the signs [...]

What Are Large Porcelain Slabs?

Large porcelain slabs, popularized in Europe, are a new concept that has really hit the ground running. People are falling in love with the idea of using large porcelain slabs for a variety of different construction and remodeling projects, including flooring, walls, countertops, and much more. Imagine trying to construct an entire wall out of a natural stone or marble slab. It would be nearly impossible, considering costs, density, and the amount of labor involved! That’s where large format porcelain slabs come in handy. And thankfully, it isn’t too difficult to get your hands on porcelain tile slabs. [...]

Quartz vs. Quartzite Countertops PLUS Quartzite Pros & Cons

Those who love natural stone are often hard-pressed to choose between two of the most popular materials available: quartz vs. quartzite. Choosing the right material for your new kitchen countertops can be one of the most important decisions to make when it comes to design and quality. Whether or not you are going to be using your kitchen countertops every day, you’ll definitely want something spectacular and beautiful in what is arguably the most important room in the home. They both hail from the same name. But, what’s the difference between quartz and quartzite? Odds are you’ve seen [...]

Outstanding Dog Shower Ideas & Pet Washing Stations

One of the more fun trends is the addition of dog showers and pet washing stations to the home. That’s right, your dog can now enjoy their very own dog shower from the comfort of the place they love the most--home. Say goodbye to paying extra for professional dog bathing services. Now, you can enjoy washing your pet in a variety of different ways. From built-in dog showers to shower head attachments made specifically for your furry friend, you can invest in a great home addition that adds countless repeated value. Consider the popularity and benefit of pet [...]

27 Elegant Carrara Marble Tile Ideas & Marble Tile Types

Carrara marble tile is usually the first type of marble tile that comes to mind.  However, if you are looking for something truly timeless, that will never go out of style and that will always speak volumes of elegance, seek any type of marble tiles. Marble tiles offer a variety of rich natural colors, textures, and uses. Whether you are looking for sleek marble tile for your floors, or you want to add some marble tile to your shower, there are many different types and sizes of marble for you to choose from. Did you know that marble [...]

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Best Home Gym Flooring & Workout Room Flooring Options

Whether you’re building a basement gym or a workout room in your guest room, there are a few factors you should consider before deciding on the best home gym flooring. The way you plan on using the room, in addition to your exercise needs and specifications, can determine what floor would work best. For avid workout fans and fitness enthusiasts alike, there are many benefits to having an at-home gym and workout room. Getting started with a fun and unique home workout room can be exciting yet overwhelming, with many different options of flooring or carpeting to choose [...]

Bolingbrook Family Completes Dream Basement Finishing Project

Some things in life are worth waiting for. And for one Bolingbrook family, their dream basement was one of them. For more than a decade, these homeowners had planned their dream basement; and with this goal mind, bought a home with a large, unfinished basement. After years of planning and six months of basement finishing, their wait is over and the entertaining can begin. Bar - Check Billiards - Check. Big screen - Check. Bedroom - Check. Full bath - Check. Not only does this basement in the western suburbs incorporate many of the elements homeowners want in [...]

43 Clever & Creative Craft Room Ideas

If you enjoy creating projects and crafts as a hobby, or if you need a creative workspace to make the most out of your crafting career; you might be thinking of adding a craft room to your home. Do you have a spare guest room you don’t use? Are you thinking of converting a closet or an area in your basement into a functional and fabulously designed craft room? When it comes to setting aside some space for your most creative works, there are several ways that you can get it done. Whether you need an organized and [...]

63 Invigorating Backyard Pool Ideas & Pool Landscapes Designs

Building a pool in your backyard can be a thrilling experience. It’s every homeowner’s dream to be able to have a sprawling pool of their own, where they can swim and float in the privacy of their yard. When considering the first steps in your pool-building project, there are many things to take into account. What design should your pool be? How much space do you have available? Should you incorporate a pool waterfall? What about the landscaping design around the pool? How do you make your backyard pool your own? A short outline of the most popular [...]