Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Environmentally Friendly Countertops and Flooring

More and more materials for countertops and floors are available that are both beautiful and environmentally friendly including material made from synthetic stone, bamboo, cork, and recycled glass. Watch this video to find out more.
Kitchen with granite countertops and white painted cabinets.

How to Choose Kitchen Countertops

Whether you’re starting from scratch or simply want to dress up the kitchen you already have, the countertops you choose can make a big difference in the finished look. Watch this video to find out about the many choices that are available from plastic laminates to natural stone.

Textured Laminate Kitchen Countertops

The “Old World” look of natural stone is more popular than ever in kitchens today, but people often ask how they can create this look on a budget. The answer may be in a new generation of laminate countertops that mimic the look of stone surfaces at a much lower price.

Granite Countertops

One of the first questions people often ask at the start of a kitchen renovation is “can I get granite countertops on my budget?” The answer to that question is yes a lot more often now than it once was because granite has become more affordable.
Kitchen remodeled on a budget with new countertop and refinished cabinets.

Inexpensive Kitchen Upgrades

Full kitchen remodels now cost at least $25,000 and frequently run $50,000 or more. But many kitchens aren't worn out or dysfunctional, they just look tired and out-of-date. The answer is a cosmetic upgrade, including replacing the countertops, sink, and hardware. Read on to find out more.
Green kitchen with granite countertops.

Give Your Kitchen a Facelift

If you thought you had to spend $20,000 and up on a brand new kitchen think again. This simple, three-step plan will give your kitchen a new look without breaking the bank. Read on to find out more.