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How to Bring Warmth into Your Kitchen

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When it comes to kitchen renovation, there is much more to it than painting the walls and changing the cabinets. Lighting is an important part of kitchen design and renovations that will help showcase your space in the best way possible. Over-using LED lighting is not the best way to get the lighting you need in your kitchen. To make a kitchen warm and welcoming, your design needs to blend the task lighting, accent lighting, and ambient lighting in a…

Is A Dark Color Scheme Suitable For Your Kitchen?

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Kitchens are generally very bright and summery, but that doesn’t mean you can’t create your own trend by turning your cooking space into a dark cave of culinary wonder. Do you like the look of a darker-themed kitchen, but you’re not sure if it will fit your home? Orange Contracting has some suggestions on scheme and material to make your renovation easier. Dark Cabinets & Counters Do you like the look of a dark theme, but you’re not ready to…

How to Make a Small Bathroom Appear Larger Than It Is

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In most urban and city homes, space is in short supply so it makes sense that your bathroom space will be at an even higher premium. Your bathroom will see much more traffic and use than many of your other rooms, which means that it’s best to make the space as comfortable and efficient as possible. When dealing with a small bathroom space, there are many tricks you can use to make the space you have available seem much larger…

What Comes First: The Cabinet Or The Floors?

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Renovating your whole kitchen can be both an adventure and a challenge, but the finished results are well worth the headaches you face along the way. One such headache of kitchen renovations is choosing which to install first, the kitchen cabinets or the hardwood floors. Orange Contracting is here to help walk you through the process to help you choose the best option for your situation. Should you do Floors or Cabinets First? There is no right or wrong answer,…

New Basement Renovation Project Started

The expert home renovation team at Orange Contracting has started another basement renovation project. Visit more photos of our basement renovation done by Orange Contracting: www.orangecontracting.com/services/basement-remodeling/…

Why You Should Choose Soapstone

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Soapstone is a soft natural rock that has a high talc content, which gives it a soft soap like feel. It is usually mixed with quartz to create countertops, which help ensure the durability and strength of the stone.  It is critical to choose a strong quality material for your kitchen counters to ensure they stand up to the wear and tear over the years. Soapstone not only lasts but as it ages it gains a beautiful natural patina that…

Five Benefits of a Kitchen Remodel

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Kitchen remodels can be a harrowing experience when things aren’t going as planned but the benefits are worth every up and down of the experience. Until you have undergone a kitchen remodel you may not realize the turmoil it adds to your daily life. Where to store all of your kitchen utensils, how do you cook, when will this ever be done? First let us say that the ideal time to start a kitchen remodel is in the spring or…

Another Home Renovation Project Started

Orange Contracting expert team has begun a new main floor renovation project that includes kitchen, bathroom, stairs and floors. We’re excited to remodel main parts of our client’s home. Here are some photos of  the project before renovation:…

Kitchen Refacing Ideas

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Renovating a kitchen can be a very expensive job, particularly when you factor in the purchase of new cabinets and fittings. Cabinet refacing is a really fantastic alternative and allows you to completely change the design of your space with some very simple ideas. You can also keep the great bones of your existing kitchen with its solid cupboards and just change up the doors to completely transform your space. Three Cool Kitchen Refacing Ideas Bead Board Country kitchens or…

Another Basement Renovation Project Completed

Orange Contracting has recently finished another basement project. This amazing basement remodel includes: flooring, pot light installation, wall painting, bar and counter design, fireplace and bathroom design. :: Click to view before renovation photos…