“Remodel Tips” Category

3 Ways To Decorate Your Home for the Superbowl…


Here in Seattle “Seahawks Fever” is in full force. For a city that has had a significant sports struggle and no longer has an NBA team the Seahawks back-to-back superbowl appearances has been a real source of pride. So in the spirit of the Seahawks and the spirit of the Superbowl we thought we would give you a few ideas for showing your Hawks Pride in your home. LEVEL ONE Perfect for the casual sports fan or the bandwagoner… pull some blue and green elements together showing pride for the team colors. Can be used again in a different context… Continue Reading →


January 21st, 2015 by Renewal Remodels Writer in Remodel Tips

The weather outside is frightful!


It’s the time of year in the Pacific Northwest where we are all enduring the winter chill. It’s foggy, frosty and cold. Anne Beadstreet said, “If we had no winter the spring would not be so pleasant.” This couldn’t be more true! This time of year makes us appreciate the coming of spring and enjoy it all the more. With that thought in mind we wanted to share a remodel project where the homeowners transformed their outdoor living space to enjoy the beautiful Northwest summers.   Home Remodel  – Tacoma, Washington   This residence had one thing the homeowners loved,… Continue Reading →


January 9th, 2015 by Renewal Remodels Writer in Remodel Tips

Welcome 2015!


In honor of the New Year we wanted to share with you the 2015 Pantone Color of the year! Introducing… MARSALA!                               Each year the lovely people at Pantone choose a color for the year. Why does that matter? Because believe it  or not their choice will subtly influence fashion, home decor, beauty products and event planning for the year ahead. If you keep your eyes open you will start to see it pop up as the stylish color choice. Here is some inspiration for how… Continue Reading →


December 31st, 2014 by Renewal Remodels Writer in Remodel Tips

So you say you’re an “expert”?


Yes, we started our own business. Yes, we have learned a great deal from 18 years in the remodeling business. But more than just experience, we want you to know why we claim to be experts. The NAHB (National Association of Homebuilders) is the largest nationwide professional organization for homebuilders and remodelers. Through the NAHB an individual can obtain designations and certificates verifying their skill and expertise. Both George, the owner and Troy, our general manager have earned the CGR (Certified Gradutate Remodeler) title.   Which means according to the NAHB they: 1) Have meet nationally definied criteria for experience… Continue Reading →


November 26th, 2014 by Renewal Remodels Writer in Remodel Tips

Porcelain: Out of the Kitchen & into the Bath


The master bath of the Renewal Dream home is gorgeous. It’s breathtakingly white and light and looks like a beautiful hotel suite. People have commented on the color of the marble, but that’s the thing…it’s not marble! This gorgeous bathroom is made from porcelain tile. It has the same upscale look, but is so much easier to clean. Cleaning and caring for marble surfaces is a real commitment. If you haven’t heard of porcelain outside of a reference to kitchen china the major benefits are:  It is extremely hard There is an unlimited color combination It is available in different… Continue Reading →


November 12th, 2014 by Renewal Remodels Writer in Remodel Tips

BONUS! One More Fall Remodel Idea


Last week we posted what our design team thought were the Top 5 remodel projects for this time of year (see that post here) & this week we are sharing one more tip to get your home perfectly set up for this cozy holiday season… change or add an area rug! The right area run can really pull together the look and feel of a room and it can be tough to find the right color, shape and size. If you have ever hunted for the right rug you know what I’m talking about! So here’s the tip from our… Continue Reading →


November 5th, 2014 by Renewal Remodels Writer in Remodel Tips