Another year, another shift in evolving trends. MainStreet Design Build, a luxury design build firm located in Birmingham, solicited advice from its award-winning certified designer, Christine Ramaekers, to identify this year’s hottest remodeling trends, based on current demand from Oakland County homeowners.
Based on her findings, here are six trends Christine predicts will continue to drive home remodeling design this year:
The Fundamental Differences Between Design Build and Design Bid Build
As a homeowner, you’ll have many choices to make regarding your home remodeling project and your construction partner. Before you begin, it’s important to understand the differences between the two most common construction options: Design Build vs. Design Bid Build.
Understanding how design build vs. design-bid-build contracts work may help you better decide the type...
1. Ignoring Current Square Footage in Quest for a New Addition
In today’s world, more of anything is often perceived as better. Unless of course you’re talking about debt, gray hair, and the almost unavoidable pounds we tend to pack on between Thanksgiving and the Super Bowl. But when it comes to adding space to your home, you can often get more without having to build a new addition. A good design + build firm can help you find ways to...
At MainStreet Design Build, we want you to love the home that you’re in and achieve your remodeling dreams. So we’ve compiled a list of expert tips to ease your concerns by making you aware of the most common remodeling mistakes—and how to avoid them.
1. Not Knowing Your DIY Limits
This one’s a common mistake for both rookies and veteran remodelers. Sure, doing it yourself can be a good way to save money AND give you bragging rights...
Find cabinetry design inspiration for your next remodeling project in this photo gallery of rooms featuring Omega cabinets. Each suite boasts a different attitude. Each has its own customized retreat. Enjoy! And, let us know if you have any questions or would like to see this collection up close.
1) PASSAGE: This fine cabinetry is clean and casual with beautiful foot and balance options. Ease into this uncluttered, transitional look that...