October 27, 2011
Dear Expert: Why should I buy antiques vs. brand new furniture?
A: The beauty of antique furniture is found in its history: Who originally owned the piece? Where did it reside for its first 100 years? At EuroNest, we take great pride in locating these treasures during our travels and bringing them home. We carry a grand selection of one-of-a-kind pieces that hail from Europe, pieces that can either be the focal point of your room, or the one unique accent that gives the room that special finishing touch. Our interior designers can help you blend the special antiques you’ll find in our shop with the newer pieces you already own to finish a room beautifully.
October 13, 2011
Dear Expert: How much can I expect to pay to remodel my kitchen?
A: That’s a hard question to give a straight answer because there are so many variables: How large is your kitchen? Are you moving any walls? Are you adding any windows or doors? Putting an addition on your home? What quality of materials are you interested in (cabinets, appliances, counter tops, lighting, plumbing fixtures, tile backsplash, flooring etc.)?
The Remodeling Magazine published a report about cost vs. value, and an average major kitchen remodel is estimated at $58,149 (200 square feet, gutting the space and adding new cabinets, countertops, appliances, flooring and the mechanicals); an upscale kitchen remodel is estimated at... Read more »