This laundry room remodel in Dallas's M-Streets features an LG Washer/Dryer and blue cabinets.

Home Renovation Trends for 2016

At the dawn of a new year is the perfect time to reflect on what worked in 2015 and imagine new possibilities for 2016. Whether your home renovation project is big or small, there’s likely somewhere to add value to your home. Millennial Trends These 80-90 million adults born between the early 1980s and early 2000s are changing home buying …

Escaping the Renovation Ruckus

The pitter-patter of little feet, the click of furry paws on tile, and the roar of power tools and pounding hammers. Ah, progress, how sweet your sound. The survival of your loved ones and your sanity is possible during a home renovation, but there are definitely some key things to consider. Safety  Home renovation projects do take time, so you …

A Spa for Every Home

In my last two posts, I shared my thoughts on experiencing a home renovation first hand as I lived through the complete remodeling of my master bathroom.  Despite the mess and frustration I felt during the process, the outcome has exceeded my expectations.  Designing and building my master bathroom from scratch has given me a space that is completely customized …

Part 2: I Feel Your Pain… I’m Going Through a Remodel, Too!

Remodeling a home can be one of the most stressful experiences of a homeowner’s life. There’s dust and dirt, noise, big decisions, deadlines, and — likely the most stressful of all — the cost of the remodel. As detailed in last month’s Part 1 article, I recently renovated my master bathroom. Even with years of experience in the industry, I …

Part 1: I Feel Your Pain… I’m Going Through a Remodel, Too!

“Living through a home renovation is like living in the wild… you do whatever it takes to survive.” (author unknown) During the ongoing remodel of my master bathroom, I decided that the least disruptive way for me to monitor the process while maintaining access to my living space and home office was to remain in my home. After all, home …

CB Construction Company is now Blackline Renovations

After 14 years in the remodeling industry as CB Construction Company, we are changing our brand to better serve your needs. When starting this company, I intentionally left the name very generalized because I was unsure of the direction I would ultimately pursue in the construction industry. Within a few years, my passion started to focus on residential design-build, but …