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Family Room Redesign Renovation by Organized by Design

A Reimagined Room from Redesign through Renovation

Thursday, October 19th, 2017 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

This family room home makeover started with a homeowner’s wish list of changes for the room.

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Home Makeover redesign of kitchen and dining room by Organized by Design

A Kitchen and Dining Room Redesign with the Perfect Blend of Function and Style

Thursday, October 5th, 2017 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

Changing the original kitchen layout, adding storage where needed, and sprinkling in the just the right touch of glam to reflect the homeowner’s style, while keeping the true charm and feel of the home was the goal of this renovation and redesign project.

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Color consulting by Organized by Design, Downingtown, PA

Color, a Love or Fear Relationship?

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers | Home Staging

Do you love color or does it strike fear in you?

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Home Makeover, Redesign of Kitchen, Chester County, PA by Organized by Design

The Design Confusion of Kitchen Soffits

Monday, January 4th, 2016 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

Does the enclosed area above your kitchen cabinets (aka the “soffit”) cause a decorating dilemma for you? This area causes much uncertainty over how to deal with it for many homeowners.

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Home Makeover Color Change of Grout in Tile Floor

Makeover the Look of Your Tile Floor

Monday, October 19th, 2015 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

Sometimes when grout is very dark, whether the actual color or discolored from age, all you notice are the dark gridlines throughout the floor and not the tile itself. When this is the case, you may want to update your floor but not really want to take on the financial cost of tearing it all out.

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Cabinet Refacing Home Makeover www.Organized-by-Design.biz

Kitchen Makeover with Cabinet Refacing

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

The time may come when you’re ready to update your kitchen cabinets. As you ponder this project, take the following into consideration. Will updating the cabinets lead to updating the counter tops, flooring, appliances, etc?

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How to Revamp an Old Bathroom Without Breaking the Bank

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

You always hear the catch phrase “kitchens and bathrooms sell homes.” So what happens when your bathroom is original to when the home was built and we’re not talking within the last 5 years but more like 10, 20, 30 or even 40 years old. To completely tear out your bathroom and renovate with all the latest trendy components may not be in your budget or even logical from a return on investment standpoint if you are getting ready to put the sale sign up. So what can you do?

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An Energy Efficient Fireplace Makeover

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

Turn your wood-burning fireplace into a high efficiency, clean burning gas heater.

Does the thought of another cold and brutal winter have you down? Do you love the idea of a warm and cozy fireplace to snuggle up in front of, but hate the idea of losing heat (and money) up the open chimney flue? Maybe it’s just too much work and mess to use a wood-burning fireplace anymore?

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Give Your Bathroom a Makeover without Breaking the Budget

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

This is a less-invasive and less-expensive option than a full-on renovation where everything is gutted and you start completely over. The makeover option is ideal if you have elements you wish to keep. This may also be an excellent way to update your bathroom while keeping a keen awareness of the potential for your resale value later down the road. 

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Annual Home Maintenance Guide

Monday, October 14th, 2013 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

Use this handy Annual Home Maintenance Guide to keep you organized when it comes to the care and maintenance of your home.

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Guide to Paint Sheens and Finishes

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

Hurray! You’ve finally made it through the paint color selection process for your home and you’re feeling pretty good about it, only to be asked what sheen or finish do you want that paint in? Excuse me? What finish? What sheen? What in the world is that???

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What Makes a House a Home?

Friday, September 14th, 2012 by Sherry Castaldi
Category: Home Makeovers

Do you feel you live in a house or a home?

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