Current Obsessions: Let There Be Light

Here are a few things we love this week.   Above: We’re eyeing the home of Elle Decoration blogger Kristin Lagerqvist. 5 architect experiences we’d love to receive. This West Kirby home makes a good case for going green.  Above: This asymmetric gable house features a room that functions as a courtyard. Photo by Fernando Guerra.   DIY projects to try in 2016. 15 Etsy home shops worth checking out.  Above: We love the ethos behind…


12 Ikea Bekvam Step Stool Hacks

IKEA’s Bekvam step stool is so well-designed. It’s cute, easy to assemble, easy to carry around, and oh, so hackable. The great design of Bekvam step stool, along with its low price, lends itself to some great hacking. Check out these 12 Bekvam step stool hacks and maybe you’ll be inspired to come up with […] The post 12 Ikea Bekvam Step Stool Hacks appeared first on Remodelaholic. Source Feed: Remodelaholic

Current Obsessions: A Global Study

As we published our Holidays Abroad issue this week, here are more designs and spaces we found and loved from across the globe.    Above: Designer Lauren Geremia gave this 1908 San Francisco house a new lease on life with a modern makeover. Photograph by Laure Joliet.  Decor inspired by the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel. Inside the renovation of an 18th-century chateau.  The evolution of modern architecture.   Above: In the latest issue of Est Magazine,…

25 Ikea Tarva Chest Hacks

6-Drawer Tarva Chest Hacks The largest dresser in the Tarva series is the 6-drawer chest. See how many ways it can be hacked to be used in all spaces in the home, from the kitchen to the bedroom.   Kitchen Sideboard by All Things G&D   Textured Panel Dresser Makeover by Censational Girl   Nursery […] The post 25 Ikea Tarva Chest Hacks appeared first on Remodelaholic. Source Feed: Remodelaholic

How to Budget and Plan for a Kitchen Remodel

You’re planning a kitchen remodel, and you’d like to get right to the bottom line: What will it cost?

Kitchen remodels can cost anywhere from a few hundred dollars for a cosmetic facelift to well over $100,000 for a subfloor-to-rafters redo.

The “average” kitchen remodel is usually around $8,000 to $10,000 and typically includes changing the countertops and décor elements, such as flooring and lighting.

More comprehensive remodels with new appliances and cabinetry start at $20,000, an estimate that will need to be increased if you plan to move walls or utilities.

If your

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Turning Styling Inspiration into Reality

Whether you’re a DIY newbie or a seasoned pro, you take on projects that you love because you want them to look amazing in your home! And, if you’re like us, many of our projects come from something we saw somewhere that inspired us… usually something on Pinterest.

Gift Guide: Midcentury Style from Modernica in LA

Twenty-five years ago, Los Angeles-based Modernica started out as a vintage shop, founded to celebrate the products and principles of American modernism. Today the company designs and manufactures furniture in the midcentury modern style, headquartered in a 1929 factory in downtown LA. For gifting inspiration, Modernica gathered some of its best sellers and special editions for the midcentury admirers on your list, starting at $89. Can’t decide? Modernica offers Gift Certificates in…

Current Obsessions: LA Market

Take a look at a few things we loved this week. And, if you’re in the Los Angeles area this weekend, please join us at our holiday market at Big Daddy’s Antiques today and tomorrow, 10 am to 5 pm.    Above: From future design stars to Remodelista favorites, more than 30 LA makers will be showcasing their wares at our one-stop holiday shop hosted at Big Daddy’s Antiques, 3334 La Cienega Place near Culver City. A few include (clockwise from top left): Elsie Green, Wrk-Shp,…

6 Beautiful Rooms in REAL Homes + December Link Party

You GUYS. November flew by in a flash… anyone else? With the holiday craze and our 12 Days of Christmas series — I didn’t even get to sharing the amazing projects from the link party in our regular Friday Favorites! Please, check them all out here, and I’ve highlighted some of my favorite beautiful rooms […] The post 6 Beautiful Rooms in REAL Homes + December Link Party appeared first on Remodelaholic. Source Feed: Remodelaholic