A Kitchen Designed for Entertaining: 6 Tips

 
 


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The majority of our clients that are looking to remodel their kitchen tend to have one thing in common: they want an open, spacious kitchen that is perfect for entertaining. This is not surprising, as the ‘open concept’ theme is a very popular trend right now, and also because most parties and get-togethers are centered around food and drinks. As the heart of the home and the hub of the party, a spacious kitchen is at the top of many homeowners’ want list!
 
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For Our Valentine: Our February 2017 Newsletter

 
 

Valentine’s Day is a time to appreciate that special someone in your life by showing them love, appreciation and affection. For us, our ‘special someone’ is our growing list of loyal clients! We want to show our appreciation for your continuing business, kind reviews and consistent referrals.As a valentine’s day special, we’d like to express the love we have for our clients by offering a 20% discount on our design packages throughout the month of February! Contact us today for more information! Read more

Community Spotlight: Survivors On Purpose 4th Annual Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser

 
 

 
 
On Saturday, March 18, 2017, Survivors on Purpose, Inc. (SOP)  will be hosting their 4th annual Chili Cook-off  Fundraiser at Hugh Smith Recreation Center in Arlington!
 
 
This non-profit organization is made up of breast cancer survivors, caretakers, families and supporters who are faithful advocates for all women that are impacted by this diagnosis. Focused on raising community awareness about Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC), SOP aims to form partnerships and alliances with researchers, scientists, doctors and medical educators in their efforts to identify root causes of triple-negative breast cancer. Their inspiring goal is to eliminate the fear and silence about breast cancer and replace it with knowledge about TNBC that is prevalent in the African American community.
 
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9 Hidden Expenses of Home Remodeling

 
 

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You don’t have to be experienced with home remodeling to know that it is an expensive ordeal. A lot of time and energy goes into the process, and several hands are involved in completing all the steps that lead to a successful finished product. This is particularly true if you’re working with a design-build firm, in which case there is a large team of professionals working to create your dream space. Unfortunately, even if you choose cheaper materials, fixtures and appliances, the price is not always a significantly less. Sometimes, there are “hidden expenses” that sneak into the total cost of your remodel. While Medford Remodeling provides a detailed Scope of Work document to break down the budget and expose these hidden costs, other contractors may not be so courteous!
 
 
There are also added expenses that may stem from your remodeling project which you may not have thought of ahead of time, such as paying for a temporary off-site storage space or frequently purchasing fast food while your kitchen is under construction. Many homeowners do not take these extra expenses into consideration when budgeting for their renovation, and end up surprised when the total cost comes in at 20-30% more than what they were prepared for.  It’s a good idea to sit down and make a list of everything you can think of that will contribute to your bottom line before getting started on the project. Read more