Landscaping and gardening bring color and style to our homes

Some home improvement projects are simply more fun than others. Welcome to springtime in Colorado. Whether it’s hired out or done by the sweat of your brow, landscaping provides instant gratification.

Landscaping and gardening bring color and style to our homes

Never underestimate what’s underfoot: Pets and performance expectations drive flooring options

If your floors have any curled edges, loose spots, buckles, stains, deep gouges, scratches, or very dated patterns and colors, it is time to have a conversation with a flooring professional about your options.

Never underestimate what’s underfoot:  Pets and performance expectations drive flooring options

Design trends include accents, classic materials, hardwood floors

Colorado’s tough housing market has homeowners designing for their own preferences, knowing they may be in their house longer. Still, neutral colors and classic looks remain popular.

Design trends include accents, classic materials, hardwood floors

Lighting up the powder room: Bring luxury into your bath by shedding the proper light

Lighting up the powder room:  Bring luxury into your bath by shedding the proper light

It might be difficult to envision a bathroom with 14 light fixtures or electrical outlets that are used for Christmas decorations. Anything is possible though and lighting is among the most important features in a bathroom. “The industry is always evolving,” says Dan McCord, owner and president of Colorado Concept Lighting. “But in a way, the bathroom stays constant.”

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Colorado Awards for Remodeling Excellence: Local experts that rise above the rest

Colorado Awards for Remodeling Excellence: Local experts that rise above the rest

The less-than-banner year for the housing industry didn’t stop the state’s most accomplished home improvement experts from getting together and celebrating their finest work. The Colorado Awards for Remodeling Excellence are hosted each fall by the Remodelers/50+ Housing Council (hbadenver.com). The members compete in various categories and are judged by a panel of impartial experts that are affiliated with the local housing industry.

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