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Fun and Easy Ways to “Remodel” for Renters

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Feeling bored with your rental? Renters often feel they are stuck with a generic looking space. Remodeling costs, lease agreements and building management can make it difficult for renters to “remodel”. There are many ways to spruce up your space without spending much and allowing you the flexibility to reverse your remodel when you move out.

Many renters are getting creative with their living space. Below are some fun and inexpensive ways to “remodel” your rental:

  • Upgrade your hardware- Add some life to your boring cabinets with warm golds or stylish brushed nickel knobs and handles.

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  • Use peel and stick wallpaper- Wallpaper is trending again and it’s not your grandmother’s floral print. Peel and stick wallpaper are a great alternative for renters. The rolls come with an adhesive backing allowing easy application and removal. You can choose from bold to soft prints.

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  • Luxury Vinyl Flooring- Many vinyl tiles can be installed over existing floors, getting rid of the need to remove the “old floor” using drop and lock system. It enables a quick, easy, hassle-free installation.

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  • Upgrade your showerhead and change your faucet -Turn your boring shower into a calming spa. Choose a showerhead with multiple settings. Make the bathroom your favorite room in your rental.

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Always get approval from your landlord before making any changes. Make sure to keep all original pieces so that they can be swapped out when you move. Hire a professional if plumbing or electrical is involved. Brooklyn Tile and Design can help you source all the material that is needed to make your rental a cozy retreat.

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Make It Your Own

Beautiful interior design is a luxury we should all be able to have access to. Customization is a great way to incorporate your personal sense of style to your home. Focusing and embellishing on details can make your design truly unique. Customization can be fun and should not be limited.

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Ivette Ferrino, Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Crazy for Quartz

Today, homeowners have many options when selecting countertops. The choices are between a natural or a manufactured material. Quartz is considered the new kid on the block when it comes to hard surfaces. Its popularity has increased in the last 10 years, giving the consumer many options to choose from. Its durability and selection surpass other surface materials.

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Ivette Ferrino, Saturday, April 16, 2022

Kitchen and Bathroom Trends For 2022

We welcome the new year with resilience – in our personal lives and in design. The last two years have taught us that our home is our sanctuary and retreat but also require strong materials that work well in our everyday lives. Analyzing trends in design and technology, we are seeing homeowners embracing natural and organic elements as well as a desire for durable simplicity and multi-functionality.

Back to Nature - Natural wood grains and wood stains for stove hoods, shelves and kitchen islands add an organic touch to your kitchen. Out is the yellow oak from your grandmother’s kitchen. In are warmer materials such as luxurious walnut and natural blonde woods. This applies to bathroom vanities as well.

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Ivette Ferrino, Thursday, December 30, 2021

Fun and Easy Ways to “Remodel” for Renters

Brroklyn Tile Blog Post

Feeling bored with your rental? Renters often feel they are stuck with a generic looking space. Remodeling costs, lease agreements and building management can make it difficult for renters to “remodel”. There are many ways to spruce up your space without spending much and allowing you the flexibility to reverse your remodel when you move out.

Many renters are getting creative with their living space. Below are some fun and inexpensive ways to “remodel” your rental:

Read more...
Ivette Ferrino, Monday, November 15, 2021
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