Maximizing Under Stairs Space

Maximizing Under Stairs Space

For most of us it seems as though no matter how carefully you design your home there comes a time when you could use a bit more room; and homes with stairs offer several creative ways to incorporate additional space options.  Begin by deciding exactly what you...
Considering Adding a Bidet? Keep These Tips in Mind

Considering Adding a Bidet? Keep These Tips in Mind

For many of us the great toilet paper shortage of 2020 is still lurking around in the back of our minds, to the point some of you may be researching a bidet. You don’t need to waste all day checking out dozens of websites when Compass Construction has all the info you...
Property Upgrades That Add Value

Property Upgrades That Add Value

Ever found yourself wanting to, no, be honest here, needing to rejuvenate your home but at a standstill because it seems as though the entire house could benefit from some TLC, and you don’t have any idea on where to start? Then there’s the budget. You might really...
Interior Door Ideas

Interior Door Ideas

It’s time to shake things up! For many years, interior doors, much like interior ceilings, have been a forgotten medium. Content to live in the background and let flooring, wall coverings and furnishings take center stage, it’s time to let interior doors have...
Refresh that Tired Laundry Room

Refresh that Tired Laundry Room

For most homeowners, the washer and dryer are no longer tucked away in a dark dirty basement, surrounded by old boxes full of junk and lite only by a single dim light bulb. But conveniently located doesn’t mean that your laundry room couldn’t use a bit of...
Three Reasons the U.S. is Experiencing a Lumber Shortage

Three Reasons the U.S. is Experiencing a Lumber Shortage

Two years into a global pandemic and supply chain woes are continuing to create international concerns. A lack of Chinese and Taiwanese made semiconductors  are causing American automakers to reduce or halt production. Consumable shortages from exotic...
2022 Design Trends

2022 Design Trends

Two thousand twenty-one has been put to rest and 2022 is bright on the horizon with exciting new home decorating ideas. What can you look forward to in terms of updated design trends? Sustainability  As the world’s awareness of global warming, climate change and...
Rejuvenated Foyers, Entranceways and Mudrooms

Rejuvenated Foyers, Entranceways and Mudrooms

Spaces that are often overlooked in terms of remodeling, renovating, or rejuvenating are those essential everyday entrances. Don’t neglect your foyer, entranceway, or mudroom especially since these spaces can easily, and often inexpensively, be updated.  Foyers...
Stylish Ceilings

Stylish Ceilings

Who knew the adage “everything old is new again” would one day apply to ceilings? During the 15th and 16th century hand painted frescos and murals were all the rage. Then the Gilded Age introduced rolled tin plated steel ceilings. Now ceilings...
A Home Theater? Yes, Please!

A Home Theater? Yes, Please!

Once considered an extravagance and only included in higher net worth homes, a home theater, or dedicated media room, has definitely gained popularity, especially since the onset of Covid. From a spare bedroom, to converting a garage, attic or basement, or even adding...