Bold & Trendy Tile Options to Get Excited About

It’s a new year and that means new trends-- which is guaranteed to have plenty in store for us. Tiled floors have always been a huge part of the interior design world and we don’t see any sign of this slowing down, especially with so many upcoming tile trends predicted for the next 12 months. Here are just a few of our favorite bathroom and kitchen floor tile trends that we expect to be top of the list: Lane Lamerson Interiors Inc. Patterned Tiles Geometric and encausted tiles first began to appear in public spaces in [...]

Basement Subfloor Options DRIcore Versus Plywood

When constructing or renovating a basement, one of the most important things you can do is ensure that your basement subfloor remains as dry as possible. This is the best way to prevent water from seeping in. It’s tricky to tell where water is going to come from, as sometimes it can creep in from the most unexpected of places. Plumbing, water heaters, washing machines, and concrete floor wicking are just some of the places that water can sneak in from. Therefore, it’s more crucial than ever to keep your basement floor as dry as bones. To achieve [...]

90 Ingenious Stairway Design Ideas for Your Staircase Remodel

There is no shortage of stairway design ideas to make your stairway a charming part of your home. From grand staircases and warm traditional styles to contemporary and industrial. The most important thing to remember is that stairs are not just conduits between different areas of the house. They also play an important role in setting the feel and look of your home. A well-designed stairway can transport a contemporary living room back to the Victorian era or create a warm welcome at the entryway. So, as you focus on the functional parts, do not forget the décor [...]

Exciting Flooring Tile Trends You Need to Check Out

Floors are a home necessity but flooring deserves more than just shoe soles, or bare feet. It’s time to give them the magic touch! Of course, the most important aspects of any kind of flooring is that it’s sturdy, durable, and can sustain the messes that happen at home. But, let’s take practicality for granted. Style must ALWAYS be considered…and this year it’s so easy with the exciting trends in the tiling world. Wood-Look Tile Wood-look flooring is in HUGE demand right now and for a good reason! It’s available in a variety of colors, [...]

7 Top Trends in Flooring Design for 2018

Flooring trends change throughout the years as homeowners acquire new tastes and technology allows a larger variety of flooring designs for their remodeling project. In 2017, medium brown tones struck the right note with homeowners. Flooring finishes ranging from ebony to driftwood became very popular. Another trend that picked up and could continue is allowing flooring imperfections such as the mineral streaks and knots to serve as part of the aesthetics and create a more natural feel. It was also a big year for faux flooring. Tiles that look like wood were especially in trend. 2018 is bound to bring [...]

The Luxury Vinyl Flooring Buying Guide

It is extremely important that you choose the right flooring for your home. Whether you are in the process of constructing a new home or renovating your current one, take your time in choosing the ideal flooring. Take into consideration factors like the room where the flooring will be installed, the amount of traffic the floor is likely to receive and your budget. One type of flooring that is becoming quite popular among homeowners (and even business owners) is luxury vinyl tile or LVT. LVT is a major improvement on traditional vinyl sheets, providing plenty of flooring advantages. Thanks [...]

7 Must-Know Bathroom Remodeling Tips

We all want a bathroom that would be a reflection of our personal style and be able to deliver the comfort we need at the same time. However, aside from that, it's also important that it has the right fixtures and amenities that are capable of providing function and value as well. Fortunately, through careful planning and choosing the right design, you can have it all.  Here are some of the best tips that could turn your bathroom remodeling dream into reality. 1. Bathroom Planner Before you even call a remodeling company for your bathroom remodel, you should first talk with everyone [...]

The Comprehensive Guide To Kitchen Flooring Options

Whether you prefer natural stone, hardwoods, or ceramic tile, there is no lack of stylish options for today's kitchen flooring. While surface appeal, design, and color, are important considerations, you will also want kitchen flooring which can live up to your lifestyle and provide the durability and comfort you require. However, as much as we would like every type of floor to have superior longevity, exceptional durability, sky-high resale value and a low price-tag, it just is not realistic. If you are planning to renovate your kitchen floor, knowing the weaknesses and strengths of travertine, hardwood, tile, vinyl and [...]

10 Transitional Kitchen Elements for Those Seeking a Different Style

Time to remodel the kitchen? You sit down with a designer, but his or her ideas don't match the picture in your mind. Sometimes what we dream of doesn't correspond to traditional design, modern or retro designs, so we have to call it something else. What you're looking for is called transitional style. What is Transitional Style? That means it isn't one style or another, it means whatever you want where you want it, and it means pretty much anything goes. We’ve compiled for your consideration 10 elements of a transitional style kitchen. We hope you find your picture [...]

How Much Does it Cost to Remodel a Kitchen

If you're interested in updating your kitchen, one of the first questions you may find yourself wondering is, "how much does it cost to remodel a kitchen in Naperville?" The answer to this question can vary greatly depending on the specifics of your kitchen-remodeling project. Of course, if you want to make the most of your kitchen space and maximize your home value, you'll probably want to stick to mid-level materials and finishes. This post will serve as a general guide, providing you with important factors to consider when determining the total cost of your project. Countertop and Cabinet [...]