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Bath Remodel Trends: Soaking Tubs and Air Baths

Soaking TubAfter a long day, do you look forward to a nice, warm bath? A lot of homeowners appreciate relaxing in sudsy bubbles regularly enough they choose to invest in a brand new tub during their bath remodel. What style do we recommend at C.A.G.E. Design Build? Well, it turns out that most of our clients prefer a standard, ordinary soaking tub.

In case you aren’t familiar with them, soaking tub includes a deep basin so you can completely submerge yourself. (more…)

Leave a Comment February 16, 2012

Which Wood: Selecting Bathroom and Kitchen Cabinets

How do you decide what type of wood to use for your bathroom and kitchen cabinets? In addition to style and color, there are pros and cons to each type of wood you choose for your remodeling project.

  • Alder is known for accepting stains easily, so it can be colored any shade. The natural color of this wood can look a lot like cherry, but is generally a more cost-effective option for those on a tight budget. One thing to keep in mind about Alder wood is it’s not as dense as other options, meaning it can be dented or damaged easily in homes with young children, careless teens or rambunctious pets. (more…)

Leave a Comment February 7, 2012

Bathroom Trends in 2012

Spa Inspired BathIn our last post, we gave you a few suggestions for finding fixtures during your bathroom remodel. Are there current trends you want to incorporate as well?

The current bath trend is to make the room a luxurious haven, or a spa within the home. There are several approaches to this.

One trend is to incorporate multiple showerheads, such as a large ceiling head above and one on the side, keeping the water falling on all sides while you cleanse.

Or, if one showerhead is enough for you, a bathroom like this one might be a good fit for your lifestyle. With frameless low curb shower and sleek pedestal cabinetry with simple white sink design, the stylish design of is sleek and functional. They even incorporated a slide bar in the shower – perfect for when you don’t want to get your hair wet! (more…)

Leave a Comment January 24, 2012

Bathroom Remodeling: Finding Fixtures

Bathroom sink faucetOne great way to refresh a bathroom during a remodeling project is by updating the fixtures. How do you choose the right fixtures for your bath? Here are a few questions to ask yourself:

  • What type of design will your sink, mirror and shower have? Do the fixtures match the style? Do they physically fit in the space?
  • Do you prefer modern (angular/ultra-streamlined) or traditional (more embellishment/classic styling)? (more…)

Leave a Comment January 11, 2012

Cutting Cabinet Costs: DeWils Cabinets on Sale!

Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday are over, but that doesn’t mean all the deals are! Have you been thinking about updating your cabinets but are waiting for the right time?

Now’s the time to invest in your cabinets! All DeWils Custom Cabinetry products purchased between now and January 31, 2012 are 10% off when you go through CAGE Design Build. (more…)

Leave a Comment November 30, 2011

Bathroom Remodel: Finding the Perfect Mirror

The mirrors you choose for your bathroom remodel play a major role in the overall design feel. At CAGE Design Build, we’ve been using metal, tile and wood to finish the mirror and tie it into the rest of the bathroom design. Here are a couple of examples from recent projects we’ve completed:

Mirror over bathroom counterMirror over bathroom counter
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Leave a Comment August 31, 2011

2011 Sink Trends

No matter what the overall vision for your home is, the sinks you select to use throughout your home factor into the design. More than just function, your hand basin makes a statement. From farmhouse sinks to vessel sinks, we’ve been seeing more and more homeowners invest in uniquely shaped hand basin designs.

Whether you choose a top-mount sink with stylish lines incorporated into the shape or a stainless under-mount sinks, there are a few trends you might want to be aware of:

master bathroom modern bathroom

Bathroom design & photo credit: twenty7 design

More and more homeowners are selecting sinks that reflect the modern design of the rest of the home. These hand basins generally feature modern lines, sharp edges and simple detailing like the ones above.

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Leave a Comment March 8, 2011

Finding Design Ideas

“Have you started collecting any photos of inspiration to your remodel project?” No matter the answer; we have found a great website you may want to take a look through. The website is called Houzz  www.Houzz.com.

Houzz is a pretty amazing site featuring completed kitchens, baths, laundry rooms, and many more exciting remodeling ideas. The site allows us to share photos of almost any room in the home. Allowing us to understand your style and features you would like for your home remodel. As an example you can search for remodels Saratoga kitchen contemporary. This will give you kitchens completed in Saratoga that are of a contemporary style.

We have begun recently to utilize this website to share ideas when discussing the kitchen backsplash design, bath tile design, or even cabinetry door style options. Our clients appreciate the diversity of ideas in the comfort of their own home.
Hope you have as much fun with this site as our clients have.

Leave a Comment February 7, 2011

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