What do Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling Projects Cost?

Reality TV shows are a great source of inspiration. They leave you with tons of ideas for materials, products and appliances. However, they don’t shed a realistic light on what a kitchen and bathroom remodeling project will cost. It’s okay to enter the remodeling process with just a concept of the type of bathroom remodel or kitchen makeover you’d like.

The Good Contractors Organization & LoneStar

Home Professionals come a dime a dozen. If you’ve ever embarked upon a home remodel and have searched for a remodeling professional, you’ve seen firsthand that quantity is not the problem, quality is. According to the BBB, the most complained about industry is the remodeling industry. At LoneStar, we understand that the remodeling process can seem overwhelming enough for a

Elements for a Contemporary Bathroom Style

Knowing your style isn’t always cut and dried. Styles evolve and change over the years similar to fashions. Most homeowners contemplate a remodel for 6 to 14 months before contacting a home remodeling professional to aid with their project. At that point they have a concept in mind, but really aren’t sure how to bring material and color choices together. So, when

3 Bathroom Project Types and What They Cost

There are many reasons you may want to remodel your home. You may want to update the look, increase resale value, or even add functionality. However,  the scope of a project depends on more than that. It comes down to material selections, customization, cabinetry options, the size of the room and the home value (prior to remodel). It’s normal for homeowners

Bathroom Cabinets – Common Dilemmas and Solutions

When we meet with clients to discuss their current bathroom situation and dilemmas, lack of storage always seems to be an issue. Homeowners are tired of the clutter taking up their vanity area and closet as a result. While adding additional storage to your bathroom remodel may be a solution, there is more to it. Before you add anymore ideas

Universal Design in Your Bathroom Like You Never Imagined

“While I am discussing bathroom design options with my clients, I always bring up safety and suggest the installation of Universal Design features. Most look at me in disbelief as the old adage of grab bars for the elderly come to their mind. Universal Design is much more than this – most homeowners are pleasantly surprised once we begin exploring

Common Ways to Incorporate Universal Design in your Kitchen

Universal design has been a trend in home design recently, yielding structures with wide appeal and accessibility, taking into consideration elderly homeowners, people with physical disabilities and people who are not as physically able to complete daily tasks as their peers.

The Best Time of Year for Remodeling Projects

Winter, spring, summer or fall — when’s the best time to remodel? Homeowners often ask “What’s the best time of year to remodel my home?” The answer provided depends on several variables. First, we review the project and its scope of work with clients to ensure they’re truly ready to move forward. After that, the ideal time to remodel varies

Homeowners and Technology – The Jetsons Era is Approaching

A recent Houzz study shows us just how much technology is in demand: When asked, “What do you want in your next home or remodel?” homeowners and potential home buyers across the U.S. overwhelmingly ranked technology and making space smarter among the most important considerations. And this trend is not going anywhere, it’s only going to get better (gadget wise