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

Fireplace Fundamentals: 13 Fireplace Ideas to Spark Up Your Home

Sebring Design Build One of the most versatile and diverse decorating materials in the world, tile, is used to enhance and accent the home in several different ways. Aside from its great practical uses, tile also makes for a splendid addition to an otherwise monotone room. If you’re invested in a renovation or remodeling project, take a minute to think about an aspect of the home that you may not have thought about: The fireplace. How can the fireplace surround be decorated and expanded upon to earn higher value when the project is complete? One of the most [...]

41 Illuminating & Creative LED Mirror Design Ideas

LED mirror use is on the rise and is quickly proving itself as one of the most unique ways to introduce new, energy-saving lighting in your home. People are always thinking of creative and functional ideas that can help save energy and make the bathroom experience more comfortable. Whether it comes from the installation of new flooring and plumbing, or the introduction of a new shower drain into the routine, there are many ways to give your bathroom a more luxurious feel. What exactly is a mirror with LED lights? How does it add functionality and usefulness in [...]

ZipWall® Dust Barrier System Review & Setup Guide

ZipWall®  has some of the best products for plastic sheeting and dust protection including a range of materials and kits. ZipWall® is a leading manufacturer of comprehensive dust barrier systems for all types of renovation or construction projects. For the past 20 years, ZipWall® has been creating a variety of dust barrier products and sheathing systems that have streamlined efficiency on the construction site. Installing a dust barrier is integral to many interior construction projects, especially when working in residential or active commercial areas. Having a temporary wall made of plastic sheeting is the best way to keep the [...]

59 Phenomenal Powder Room Ideas & Half Bath Designs

You've come to the right spot if you are looking for inspirational powder room ideas or half bath designs.  No matter the size or square footage of a home, adding a powder room or a half bath is always a welcome feature to any home. Many homeowners are deciding to add these specialty refreshment rooms for family members and guests alike. As a nod to past leisurely pursuits and an excellent modern addition to any home, powder rooms and smaller baths are definitely worth taking a look at. This article will detail everything you need to know about powder rooms [...]

10 Best Practices in Reading Online Reviews

It’s no secret that the best way to learn about a company’s standing within its community is to check out online reviews. Seeing what others in your local area have to say about a company can be the difference between a legit deal and a scam. Unfortunately, there are a lot of companies out there that like to exploit the community without offering any honest customer service. Even if you have heard about someone through word of mouth, even if your neighbor used this company at some point in time, it is still best to not finalize your [...]

Construction Podcast: Selecting a Contractor for Your Kitchen Remodel

From understanding the right questions to ask, to knowing exactly where to find a decent contractor, Bryan covers everything you need to learn about kitchen remodeling in this dynamic and informative construction podcast. Bryan Sebring joins the Kitchen Remodeling Made Easy podcast with a repertoire of helpful tips and important pieces of advice that you need to know. Finding the right contractor for your kitchen remodeling project can be tricky, especially if you’ve been burned by unreliable folks before. Knowing the who, what, where, when, why, and hows of finding the perfect professional is the key to a [...]

Superb Faux Marble Countertops for Your Remodeling Project

If you want to give your house or apartment a beautiful makeover, you should consider replacing the countertops with faux marble countertops.  Granite that looks like marble, as well as quartz countertops that look like Carrara marble, are viable options for your countertops. These durable materials are affordable and easy to clean. More and more people are investing in faux marble options to add beauty and character to their kitchens. It’s a great way to imitate the natural and pristine look of marble without having to spend money on real quarried stone. Countertops are a necessity in all [...]

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. [...]