Friday, December 27, 2013
☞ DWELL: How Much to Restore a Brownstone?
Those with a good eye will splurge on important elements such as industrial quality kitchen appliances and stone countertops but also know that cabinetry styles can be purchased made with more affordable materials but still retain the looks of a classic kitchen. Marble in the bath can just be used on the floors to give an element of luxury but classic ceramic subway tiles on the walls are always a tasteful and inexpensive design choice. Having higher end faucets, shower fixtures (triple handle vs single) is a better option than having every single tile surface in the bathroom made of marble and this also provides a classic look without going over budget. As far as getting an estimate goes, get four experienced contractors to provide a quote and select one that is somewhere in the middle for best results.
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