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House Remodeling Design Tips for Each Room in Your Home

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Remodeling your house can be both fun and daunting at the same time. It comes with several challenges, but a remodel presents several benefits as well. A renovation can affordably increase your home value and give a whole new experience to everyday living if well executed. Every room should adopt a different design based on the function it serves. Below are some tips you’ll want to consider when remodeling your home.

Living Room

Spacious living room
Spacious living room

The living room is described by many as the heart and soul of the home. Since it sets the pace in terms of the rest of your interior décor, you’ll want to get everything right when remodeling the living room. A simple color change in the living room can do the trick.

Your furniture doesn’t have to be the latest in the market. Older, unique furniture can make your living room outstanding. Using classic but stunning designs when remodeling not only makes your living room unique and beautiful, but it also saves on the costs of future remodeling projects.

The Kitchen


Remodeling the kitchen is just as crucial as renovating the living room. These two rooms are a critical aspect of the home design process, which is why you might want to consult with a remodel design professional first.

When remodeling your kitchen, installing multipurpose and easy-to-clean countertops can be a great choice. When designing the kitchen area, set aside a dining area that directly faces the kitchen. This makes it easy for you and your visitors to access anything from the kitchen quickly. A dark color would best fit this part of the house. While you’re at it, you can also think about:

  • Adding shelving for extra convenience and functionality
  • Reglazing or replacing old cabinets
  • Adding storage racks
  • Installing backsplash
  • Replacing any worn-out tiles
  • Upgrading your kitchen floors



When remodeling your bathroom, you want to think about the appearance, functionality, comfort, relaxation, and convenience. This could mean anything from updating the tiles to replacing the sinks, repainting the walls, or adding new lighting fixtures. There are also several bathtub options and showerhead designs that could give your bathroom a chic and modernized look. Larger bathrooms are increasingly becoming popular.


Grey home interior with bed
Grey home interior with bed

The bedroom is your ultimate comfort zone in the home. When remodeling your bedroom, there are a few design aspects to keep in mind. For starters, the right lighting choices will help make the room comfy and more relaxing, enhancing proper sleep.

The colors you choose for your walls and other features will be determined largely by your preferences, but make sure they aren’t too bright or too dull. If excessively bright, colors in your bedroom may alter the required lighting, and even affect your sleep cycle.

It’s good to consider a few designs before remodeling your home. With several options to choose from, you have higher chances of picking one that satisfies your needs without sacrificing comfort, functionality, convenience, and aesthetics. Hopefully, you will find the few tips above helpful when remodeling one or all rooms in your house.

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Karen LeBlanc

Karen LeBlanc is a travel host and writer with a popular travel show, The Design Tourist, and a companion lifestyle blog. As a widely published travel journalist and content creator, Karen is a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association. She also serves as the Design and Travel editor of the national lifestyle magazine, LaPalme. Karen believes that every destination has a story to tell through its local art, architecture, culture, and craft. This immersive creative exploration begins with authentic accommodations where the narrative of place unfolds through art, accessories, accouterments, furnishings, fixtures, and food. 

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