One thing you learn quickly when building or remodeling a home is that many of the seemingly aesthetic choices made throughout the process are as much about form as they are about function. This is never truer than when deciding on the material and color of kitchen countertops. Countertops must both complement flooring and cabinets and fit the lifestyle and maintenance needs of your family. There are so many attractive options available to homeowners these days, but which one is right for you? [Read more…] about Which Countertops Should I Choose?
When inspiration or necessity strike and it’s time to remodel your home, finding the right contractor can be overwhelming. There are so many companies in the Fort Worth area who are vying for your business. How can you go about picking the one that best suits your situation, style and personality? Robinson Builders has some suggestions. [Read more…] about Top Tips for Choosing a Home Remodeler
Earlier this year we let you in on a few of 2015’s up-and-coming interior color trends. This time we want to narrow the focus and discuss a color that many who are building or renovating a home are scared to incorporate: red.
Whether it’s scarlet, burgundy, rust, maroon, mahogany, or any of the other hundreds of shades of red, homeowners often shy away from it because they’ve heard that it can make a room feel smaller (not always true) or because it is too bold and ‘decisive’ a color. We’re here to tell you to embrace your favorite shade of red! [Read more…] about Seeing Red: Using Red in Your Home Renovation or Remodel
With a Laundry Room Makeover…
No one loves doing laundry (and if you do, we’ve got a few baskets of clothes for your washing and folding pleasure), but making smart and stylish modifications to the laundry room is a way to make the process a little less tedious. [Read more…] about Love Your Laundry Room
At Robinson Builders, we pride ourselves on combining strong technical building and remodeling prowess with an eye for design and style. After all, a home isn’t very “homey” without personal touches like interesting fixtures, custom cabinets and of course, a beautiful color scheme. In fact, changing paint color is one of the simplest ways to totally revamp the look and feel of a room. This year, earthy, natural colors are showing up on paint swatches and lookbooks everywhere. If you are building a new home, remodeling an existing one, or simply want a change of scenery, take note of these trendy (but timeless) hues inspired by nature and the four seasons. [Read more…] about Interior Color Trends 2015: Through the Seasons
Is Gray the New Beige?….
While colorful rooms and accent walls are the spice of life in home building and home remodeling, neutral walls are the aesthetic staple. For years, homeowners gravitated toward varying shades of white and beige. From eggshell to taupe to sand, variations of beige dominated the neutral landscape–until recently, that is. These days, more and more homeowners look to don their homes with shades of gray instead. Maybe the trend is a response to the romance trilogy of the same name? We’ll let you decide. [Read more…] about The New Neutral Wall Color