According to a 2018 study conducted by Houzz, 43% of homeowners prefer white cabinets for their kitchens. The main reason for white’s popularity is that it’s a neutral and versatile. White goes with any countertop surface, kitchen layout, lighting, and of course, wall colour. With that in mind, here are some kitchen backsplash ideas with … Continue reading Kitchen Backsplash Ideas With White Cabinets | Beautiful Backsplashes
It’s September. It’s back-to-school season. And everyone at NuStone Transformations wishes teachers, parents, and students all the best for the upcoming school year. As you get back into the school routine, you may discover that your kitchen, bathroom, or bedroom closets aren’t as effective or efficient as they should be. Now, you might be thinking … Continue reading Back-to-School is the Perfect Time to Renovate. Here’s Why.
Have you always wanted an island for your kitchen? Many Oakville, Kitchener, and Toronto homeowners have made a brand new island part of their kitchen renovation plans. That’s because kitchen islands are beautiful, practical, space-saving, and space creating. With that in mind, check out this NuStone Transformations infographic with 4 things you need to know … Continue reading 4 Things You Need to Know About Planning a Kitchen Island (Infographic)
At NuStone Transformations, we’re partial towards quartz when it comes to kitchen or bathroom countertops. For years, the default material homeowners opted for was granite. And while granite does have its beauty and benefits, it simply comes up a little short when compared to quartz. Here’s why when it comes to which is better, granite … Continue reading Which is Better: Granite or Quartz?
Getting ready to take your summer vacation? No doubt, you’re busy getting everything ready before your departure date. Before you take off for the airport, make sure you tackle these 6 kitchen jobs. (Because you won’t want to do them when you get back). 1. Get rid of any garbage and recycling No matter where you’re … Continue reading Going Away on Summer Vacation? Take Care of These 6 Kitchen Tasks First
This is it. After years of planning and saving, you’re finally going to update your bathroom this summer. Before you get started with NuStone Transformations, check out these 6 design trends you should say bye-bye to. 1. Gigantically huge bathtubs The days of oversized bathtubs are gone because they’re: Impractical Too big to properly fit … Continue reading 6 Bathroom Trends to Avoid this Summer
Mother’s Day is quickly approaching (Sunday, May 13) and you aren’t quite sure what to get her. You could always go for tried-and-true gifts, such as: Get her flowers Take her out for dinner Treat her to a day at the spa Or, you could do something completely different (and awesome) by getting Mom the … Continue reading Why Not Give Mom a New Kitchen for Mother’s Day?
This blog is for general purposes only. You should always consult a tax professional before submitting your return. In the past year, you’ve had NuStone Transformations renovate your countertops and bathroom for your home. With the tax deadline fast approaching (Monday, April 30), you may be wondering you can get some of that kitchen renovation … Continue reading Can You Claim Your Kitchen or Bathroom Renovation at Tax Time?
Quartz countertops. The mere mention of the phrase invokes a feeling of class and sophistication. Any home builder worth their salt would be wise to include quartz kitchen countertops as a design option for prospective buyers. And any homeowner looking to transform their kitchen may inevitably give quartz from NuStone Transformations serious consideration before making … Continue reading The Enduring Popularity & Benefits of Quartz Countertops
You’re ready to update your kitchen cabinets. That means you have to choose between: Cabinet refinishing vs… Refacing (or an outright replacement) More and more homeowners in Oakville, Kitchener, and Toronto are opting for cabinet refacing vs. new cabinets. Here’s why. Affordability The main driver behind any kitchen remodeling project is the kitchen renovation cost. … Continue reading Cabinet Refinishing vs. Refacing/Replacing