2016 Trends

So…what are the design trends for 2016? That’s what I thought when I heard someone speak at the Dallas Market two weeks ago…he did give one very interesting tidbit of information which really amazed me. Trends in the home and clothing follow that of watch designs. I know you’re thinking, really? Watches? But when he…

To Permit or Not to Permit?

That is the real question. Every city is different when it comes to what you need a permit for and what you don’t. Some cities require you to get a permit for a garage sale, putting up a new or replacing your fence, or even replacing the windows in your home. But for this article…

BEAUTIFUL STREAMLINED KITCHEN

When this client contacted us, she was looking for someone who could help her visualize and bring to life what she wanted…a beautiful, streamlined, brighter kitchen with new appliances and a way to keep the odors when cooking from escaping into the rest of her home. This was the family’s existing kitchen… Since she basically…

Start Your Remodel Process

Are you thinking about remodeling now that the holidays are over? The first step is to research what type of remodel you want. Do you want a simple update where you just get new countertops, maybe one or two appliances; spruce up the cabinets? Or do you want an all out complete renovation making your…

50 Shades of Remodeling

50 Shades of Remodeling…well maybe not 50, although if you contacted 50 companies, you would see all the different shades of each company! However, you’ve decided that you do want to redo your the “shades” of your home, whether it is your kitchen or bath, or even add on to the house. First question is…

DeWils Cabinets

Several years ago we used to make our own cabinets for our clients. Rob wanted to have custom cabinets that were better built and a way in which he could control the production.  After attending the International Builder show, they ran into a representative for DeWils Cabinets who introduced them to their cabinets. After meeting…

National Cancer Awareness Month

February is National Cancer Awareness Month. I knew there were several different types of cancers out there. As I was researching on what I should write for this month, I found the ribbons chart. It shows you what color ribbon is used for each cancer. It really puts things in perspective. The harder part is…

NORTH TEXAS STONE FABRICATORS ASSOCIATION HONORS ROBIN BURRILL

Friday, January 16th, NTSFA held a Mission of Cocktails for the Cure to Raise Awareness and Funds for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The NTSFA held a silent auction with all proceeds donated to BCRF in honor of our very own Robin Burrill. Robin was diagnosed with Breast Cancer June 2014. I wanted to share…