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  • 20
    Jan

    Does a Kitchen Backsplash Add Value?

    Anytime you renovate or remodel your home, you think about not only what your home’s current value is with the new addition, but what its future value could be like as well. You do this knowing you have no plans to move out of your home for the time...

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  • 10
    Jan

    How Do You Pick a Backsplash Color?

    With a sudsy sponge, you begin scouring your kitchen wall for the third time this month, saying a silent prayer that the heavy-duty cleaner you used doesn’t strip away the paint right from the wall. The time you spend scrubbing your kitchen goes beyond basic post-meal cleanup. You’d love...

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  • 30
    Dec

    Should Your Backsplash be Lighter or Darker Than the Countertop?

    You’ve spent weeks looking at Pinterest boards and browsing through home improvement magazines. You’ve decided you’d like a glass tile backsplash, but that’s as far as you’ve gotten. You’re definitely stumped on what color your backsplash should be. You want it to be similar in hue to your newly...

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  • 20
    Dec

    Should the Backsplash Go Behind the Stove?

    Designing your glass backsplash was the easy part. Now you have to select where in your kitchen the backsplash will go. To you, putting the backsplash behind the stove makes a lot of sense. After all, the bulk of your kitchen messes are generated when you’re furiously stirring food...

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  • 10
    Dec

    Do You Install the Sink Before the Countertop?

    It took a lot of planning and a lot more budgeting, but you’re finally getting a kitchen makeover done. Almost everything in your kitchen is being gutted and replaced and you truly couldn’t be more excited. Your installation team asks you if you want the new sink first or...

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  • 30
    Nov

    What to Expect When Installing Countertops

    Today is the day the installation team is coming to your home to build your new glass countertop. You’ve gotten your old counters removed and your kitchen admittedly looks a little weird, so you’re eager for the installation work to begin. What should you expect as the team gets...

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  • 20
    Nov

    Countertops or Backsplash First?

    Your kitchen needs a major overhaul, and you’ve put it off for long enough. You have big plans for this room. At one point, you need to get the current countertops removed and upgraded with bigger, more durable ones. You also want a backsplash installed since your poor walls...

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  • 10
    Nov

    Are Glass Countertops Heat-Resistant?

    You hadn’t thought your countertop could burn until it happened to you. You left a hot pot or a pan on the counter for too long thinking it would be fine. Then, when you lifted the pot, you realized that it left a horrible burn ring on your countertop....

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