Kitchen Remodeling

Enhance the Value and Appeal of Your Home With These Kitchen Remodeling Ideas

Home remodeling can add value to your home if it is properly planned.  While there are some home renovations that yield a poor return-on-investment (ROI), kitchen remodeling often enhances the appeal and increases the value of your home.  Our next series of articles will cover various kitchen remodeling ideas to consider.  Let’s get started:

Update Cabinets

If the goal of your kitchen remodeling project is yielding an excellent ROI, then start by updating the cabinets.  Older cabinets can make a kitchen with the most modern lighting and appliances appear dated.  As a home remodeling contractor, we have access to the latest styles of cabinets which will give your kitchen a fresh, updated look. 

Cabinet Doors

Even if your kitchen cabinets are still in style and suitable for your needs, you still may want to consider changing your cabinet doors and drawers to help warm up the space and freshen the overall look.  This is definitely something to consider if you are installing new flooring, appliances, and/or lighting as part of your home remodeling project.

Our next article will cover more ways to enhance the value and appeal of your home.

Houston Remodeling is the premier contractor for home renovations in Houston and surrounding areas. Unlike many design and build contractors, we will come out to your home to take measurements, show you samples and conduct a proper home remodeling /  kitchen remodeling consultation. Don’t trust just anyone with your home renovations.  Our owner is a second generation Master Trim Carpenter who has been in business for 25 years.  Experience does make a difference.  Give us a call to learn more today!

Mirage TruBalance Flooring for Home Renovations

We are continuing our series on the new Mirage TruBalance flooring offered by one of our preferred flooring providers for home renovations. Mirage® makes high quality hardwood flooring products that are environmentally friendly and last up to 100 years.  Their new TruBalance flooring has some distinct features, making it very desirable for home remodeling and kitchen remodeling projects. Our previous article discussed the advanced core technology process, the fact that the product is very stable and versatile and the different installation options.  Let’s look at a few more features:

Wood Components

Mirage’s TruBalance flooring is crafted using 100% wood components. There are only three layers. The center layer, SPF (Spruce/Pine/Fir) grows faster than hardwood to maintain sustainable development)

Different Options and Styles Available

Design and build contractors understand the benefit of being able to offer a variety of different flooring options.  Mirage’s new TruBalance flooring is available in widths of 5”, 6 1/2” & 7 3/4” and in lengths 23” to 82”. Herringbone Collection is available in 5” X 30” fixed-length planks.


TruBalance offers options that are 25%-30% lighter than Mirage’s Classic technology and more stable than traditional engineered floors.

Want to actually see what a particular flooring product may look like in your home?  The Mirage Floor Visualizer is changing the game in home remodeling.  When we meet with you, we can discuss flooring options and let you see how the floor will look so you can make a more informed decision.  Not all remodeling companies operate with the philosophy of putting customer satisfaction first.  Houston Remodeling is a home remodeling contractor dedicated to providing you with quality products and craftsmanship that you can enjoy for years to come.  If you are considering any type of home renovations, kitchen remodeling, etc. we can help. Give your friends at Houston Remodeling a call today to make an appointment to visit out showroom!

Thinking About Home Renovations? New Flooring from Mirage is Definitely Something to Consider!

Houston Remodeling is excited to be rolling out some new flooring options from Mirage®. Their new TruBalance products have some really nice features, especially for home remodeling and kitchen remodeling projects. Our next series of articles will discuss Mirage’s new TruBalance flooring and why you may want to consider it when exploring products for your home renovations. Let’s take a closer look:

Advanced Core Technology Process

We like Mirage TruBalance flooring for home renovations because it is 3/4” thick, 4MM real hardwood wear layer, it’s a total 3 plys, quarter sawn SPF (Spruce/Pine/Fir) finger core, can be sanded, making it a high quality, long lasting product.

Very Stable and Versatile

An experienced home remodeling contractor appreciates a product that is stable and has versatility when it comes to installation.  Mirage TruBalance products can be installed at a relative humidity between 30% and 80% and can be installed above grade, on grade or below grade.

Multiple Installation Options

Mirage TruBalance flooring can be nailed, stapled, glued or floated using Lock technology.

Our next article will discuss more features of Mirage’s TruBalance flooring including wood components, availability of different styles and the fact that it is lightweight.

Houston Remodeling is one of the preferred design and build contractors serving Houston and surrounding areas. Our owner, Tim Lassiter, is a second generation master trim carpenter.  He prides himself on sourcing quality materials and offers home remodeling and kitchen remodeling customers true craftsmanship.  Not all design and build contractors have the knowledge or experience to provide customers with quality home renovations. Don’t trust just any company in Houston. Renovation of your home is a process that requires special skills and expertise. Give your friends at Houston Remodeling a call today.