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Semihandmade Cabinets up the Ante, Minus the Pricetag

Semihandmade cabinet doors transform Sweeten kitchens without breaking the bank Homeowners have a personal style that they express through their designs. Kitchen cabinetry uses a good percentage of an overall renovation budget. So, how do you stay true to your design aesthetic without breaking the bank? One way is to opt for the look of …

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2021 Kitchen Design Trends to Freshen Your Home’s Style

The most popular kitchen design trends of 2021 are guaranteed to draw eyes—and guests—into the room With new hope of the pandemic giving way to some sense of normalcy, people are continuing to rethink the look of their spaces. Design statements come through not only in color but in finishes and materials. What trends can …

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Yes! Renovating During the Pandemic is Possible.

Hear from homeowners who successfully completed a renovation during the pandemic (Above) Sweeten homeowners Kirsty + David’s renovation When COVID-19 hit last year, it seemed like the entire country went into shutdown. People started working from home, kids entered remote learning, and businesses had to pivot to figure out how to continue in this mainly …

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Decorate with Gold Accents to Add Glamour in Any Home

Seeking touches of luxury at home? Decorate with gold accents in the kitchen, bathroom, dining, and living rooms When have people not been enamored with gold? Artists and designers incorporated the hue into fashion, design, and interior decor for centuries. Today, interior design pros opt to decorate with gold accents in many rooms in the …

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The Double Sink Vanity: 5 Bathrooms Get 2X Space, Style

A double sink vanity can introduce extra working space in the bathroom, without skimping on style If you have space, you should consider adding a double-sink vanity when redoing your bathroom. This welcome luxury allows homeowners to more easily share their space and simplify their morning routines. No more banging on the bathroom door to …

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Should You Move, or Remodel? See What 5 Sweeten Renovators Did

What can homeowners do when they need more space at home—but don’t want to leave? Many homeowners find themselves in a tough spot when their home’s space, design, or location stops working for them. Many wind up asking themselves: should I move, or remodel?  A Zillow study found that when given a choice between spending …

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5 Kitchen Pantry Designs, For Homes of All Sizes

These kitchen pantry designs prove that out-of-the-way organization can fit in apartments and single-family homes Storage, storage, storage. They say that in real estate that location is key. When it comes to kitchens, plenty of storage is essential. Kitchen pantries are easy and popular ways to increase the square footage of storage in your kitchen. …

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See How 7 Kitchens Added Color To Achieve That “Wow” Factor

These Sweeten renovators opted to add color to their kitchens, with head-turning results  The use of color is perhaps the single most important ingredient when re-designing a space. It can add a point of interest that elevates the design and makes it stand out. But a “pop of color” doesn’t mean the color has to …

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