Henya Marmo
19 Kitchen Trends that are In or Out in 2019
For many people, the kitchen is the heart and soul of their home. So it's important that your kitchen not only function well, but look good too. Design trends in the home are constantly changing, and as we usher in a new year it's time to say goodbye to the old and hello to the new. When it comes to your kitchen, there's a design revolution happening, and that means that what was popular last year isn't so hot this year. Here are the top kitchen design trends that are taking over in the new year, and the ones we're [...]
All you need to know about kitchen peninsulas
Hands down if given the option majority choose the island over a kitchen peninsula. Is this a result of design, functionality or simply social pressure? Let's take a look at the pros of the different options and understand when a peninsula may be the better option for a Manhattan Kitchen Renovation. The Difference Between a Kitchen Island and Kitchen Peninsula An island is a free-standing entity with no borders. Multi functional, the island can provide additional counter space and storage with extra under counter cabinets or drawers, is a great space for family and friends to just hangout, sit and [...]
How to Survive a Bathroom Renovation
A bathroom renovation is a great way to make your home feel fresh and new. It can be a difficult process, though, and living in an urban apartment adds extra challenges. You have to worry about upsetting your neighbors with the noise, making a mess in your apartment, and not having a working bathroom in your home. Fortunately, it is possible to successfully remodel your Manhattan apartment, and the results will be worth the challenges. Here are five tips for surviving your bathroom renovation: 1. Work quickly, but plan on delays. You and your contractor should have a plan and [...]
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Color combinations for bathrooms
When it comes to bathrooms, color combinations are very important. You might want to add life and vibrancy or choose to create a soft ambiance setting. While color combinations can be tough to choose; there are a few classic ones that you can use and opting for bold mixtures is not such a bad idea either. To pick a color combination, there’s a rule that can be used as a guideline which is called the rule of three. This rule is based on picking a rich color, a neutral one and a third one for bathroom accents. For example, let's [...]