Your Kansas City Dining Room Deserves a Rustic Look

Posted on June 30th, 2015 by
rustic home design

There’s something inherently comforting about rustic home design. It speaks to the soul and makes you feel right at home which is why we highly recommend the following rustic dining room design ideas and elements.

Expose the beams. A traditional English look is easy to create with white walls contrasted with either bare, or lightly stained wood beams. Bench seating. Set along the walls, bench seats provide a comfortable place to relax. They also allow you to make maximum use of the space within the room. Soft White Lighting. Gentle lighting is best in the dining room. Frosted glass chandeliers with low wattage …

4 Things to Consider When Adding a Master Bedroom onto Your KC Home

Posted on June 23rd, 2015 by
adding a master bedroom

Adding a master bedroom onto your house can be rather exciting. As you go about planning for your new space, always factor in the following considerations before breaking ground:

Choose the Right Location. Your new master bedroom should have privacy and shouldn’t hinder your enjoyment of the exterior landscape. Further, be certain that the new room will be easily accessible from within the home without impeding access to other rooms. Give it a View. Whether you place a private patio/balcony, or simply incorporate a large picture window, the new master bedroom should be open and accessible to the outdoors. Create a Retreat. Make the room …

5 Creative Backsplash Design Ideas for Your Kansas Kitchen

Posted on June 9th, 2015 by
metal kitchen design

The right backsplash can transform a kitchen design from mundane to extraordinary. If you’re thinking of remodeling your kitchen, keep these creative kitchen backsplash design ideas in mind as you plan.

Rectangular, gray stone tiles that are placed vertically on the wall make for a natural and relaxed-looking backsplash. Use white grout to create a crisp, refreshing look. A backsplash made from simple white ceramic tile looks elegant when it extends from the countertops all of the way up to the cupboards. Choose matching grout for a clean, pure white appearance. Metal is very trendy right now. Accentuate your stainless steel appliances …