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Kitchen and Bathroom Design Trends 2017

When it comes to kitchen and bathroom design trends, we're always careful about making predictions.

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Another Day, Another Gorgeous Bathroom Renovation

The owners wanted to update their dark, cramped master bath, which had a very small shower and a large whirlpool tub they rarely used. In addition, they wanted a large shower, more storage, more light, and a more open feel.

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Gorgeous Bathroom Remodeling RI: Part 2

In our other gorgeous bathroom remodeling RI post, we talked about this home in Providence that was built in the early 1900s.

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Gorgeous Bathroom Remodeling RI: Part 1

This dramatic bathroom transformation started with the remnants of what was a classic 1900s style bathroom. Besides the fact that the bathroom hadn’t been updated since the original construction, the claw foot tub and fully enclosed narrow shower made the bathroom feel dark and cramped.

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Bathroom Ideas: 5 Tips for Choosing the Right Faucets

Choosing a bathroom faucet seems like a simple thing. After all, how many options could there really be? Of course, once you walk into a hardware store or kitchen and bath showroom, you discover that's not the case.

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Bath & Kitchen Design Trends 2015

It's hard to believe we're already a full month into 2015. We love this time of year because we're starting to see ---and experience ---what's trending in kitchens, baths, and more.  

 

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Tags: kitchen designs, bathroom designs

Bathroom Ideas: 7 Tips for Choosing Lighting

What is the most important thing in the bathroom? It might be tempting to say the toilet or the shower, and those would both be good answers, but there may be a better one. The best answer to that question may well be the lighting.

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Tags: bathroom renovations, bathroom designs, Remodeling RI

Bathroom Designs: Let's Talk Showers

There's nothing quite like a hot shower, is there? At its most basic, a shower is an efficient way to get clean. It uses just half the water as an average bath and has the added benefit of rinsing the dirty water away rather than keeping the bather immersed in it.

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Splish, Splash! Here's Our Latest Rhode Island Bathroom Renovation

What is it about a bathtub that just screams "relaxation"? OK, maybe "scream" isn't the right word. It's more of a whisper, one that murmurs, "Go ahead. Slip right into this warm water with a good book and a glass of wine. RELAX. You deserve it."

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Bathroom Remodeling RI: What's Hot in 2014

In Rhode Island, life is just a little bit more relaxed. Maybe it is the fresh, ocean air. Whatever it is, bathroom remodeling in RI reflects this nature. If you are considering bathroom remodeling in the ocean state (or anyplace else, for that matter), take a look at these hot trends for bathroom design in 2014.

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Tags: bathroom renovations, bathroom designs, Remodeling RI