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Upgrade Your Bathroom To Upgrade Your Home’s Value

If you’re planning to sell your home soon, or simply considering a sale in the near future, you’re probably also thinking about the upgrades your home could use. When visitors walk through your home, potentially interested in making it theirs, they’ll be considering quite a few things, and the state of your most-used rooms is one of them. Your bathroom and your kitchen will be big focal points, and you could make for a better sale by focusing your own energy into them.Read More

Are All Signs Pointing Towards A Plumbing Problem?

Your plumbing is a big deal. As the single most used fixture in your home, it’s also one that you will probably be least likely to think about as regularly as you should…that is, until a problem occurs. At Cardigan, we’re not just about kitchen and bathroom remodels, and we can help you to keep your plumbing in great condition as well. So, do you know when signs are pointing to a plumbing problem? Learning these signs can mean the difference between aRead More

Upgrade My Plumbing During A Kitchen Or Bathroom Remodel?

When mapping out a new kitchen or bathroom remodel, many people put the aesthetics and the visual function first. Your fixtures, your flooring, your countertops, your cabinets, and all these other often seen factors seem to take priority, but it’s important not to forget about your plumbing as well. Your plumbing is your home’s single most used fixture, and if you undergo a full bathroom or kitchen remodel without paying attention to your pipes, you could be effectively dressing up a ticking timeRead More

Bathroom Plumbing Tips

The plumbing in your house is an intricate system of pipes and drains that allow you the modern conveniences of running water. Without plumbing and drains, life can get really messy. And like other systems in your house, your plumbing needs regular maintenance in order to continue being operational. We’ve put together a list of a few DIY tips you can use to keep your plumbing in tip-top shape. 1. Keep drains flowing. Once per week, it’s a good idea to flush yourRead More

Top Three Countertop Choices

When it comes to planning your kitchen remodel, one of the main design aspects is the kitchen counters. There are tons of different options available, and each one has pros and cons. We’ve compiled a list of the top three choices for any kitchen and some good points for each one. Granite Granite is one of the most popular choices for kitchen countertops. These stones come in a variety of colors that can be matched with your decor. The natural patterns on theRead More

Before You Start Your Bathroom Remodel

A bathroom remodel can be costly and time consuming, but it yields great results. A bathroom is a place you will visit frequently in your own home, so it is always nice to enjoy your time spent in there. Before embarking on your remodeling journey, here are a few considerations that will get you started on the right track. Ordering The Pieces The first step in starting a bathroom remodeling project is to get everything ordered. Depending on the level of customization youRead More

Choosing Your Bathroom Lighting

The bathroom is usually the place that gets the least concern when it comes to lighting. Any old fixture should do, right? Wrong! Proper placement of the lighting in your bathroom will take your bathroom from a simple utility to a relaxing retreat. Vanity Mirror Lighting The best way to see what you are doing in front of the vanity mirror is with two light fixtures hung on both sides of the mirror, approximately at eye level. This will cast an even glowRead More