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The Ultimate Outdoor Kitchen Checklist

The Ultimate Outdoor Kitchen Checklist Are you looking to create the perfect outdoor kitchen in your home? When it comes to home remodeling in Northern Virginia, creating a beautiful place in your backyard to entertain your friends and family is a wonderful addition to any home.  However, how do you create the ultimate outdoor kitchen?…

An Incredible story from our Client

Hey there. My name is Anna. I live with my husband, David, in Vienna in Northern Virginia. For years and years, we just rented apartments together. We worked hard and saved up to get our own place. He works as a cashier in the local bank, and I’m a corporate administrative assistant. On the side,…

Why We Can’t Recommend Porcelain Countertops

  Why We Can’t Recommend Porcelain Countertops Porcelain countertops are quite popular in European countries for quite some time. However, these countertops have only recently gained attention among users in the United States. While it looks like that the porcelain trend will likely grow due to its numerous benefits, there are some downsides of using…

How Thick Should Your Granite Countertops be?

  4 Major Mistakes to Avoid During a Kitchen Remodel. Renovating your kitchen is a significant investment that, if done properly, will improve functionality and increase the overall value of your home. For starters, consider your family’s needs and lifestyle. If you cook often, you may need to dedicate more of your budget to appliances. On the…