Warm weather is on the way! That means more time spent outside with friends and family. When the weather is nice and days are long, the best way to enjoy the outdoors is in your very own outdoor living space! Think beyond a charcoal grill out back–there’s no limit to options for amazing outdoor living, from kitchens, living spaces, and much more.
Anyone who loves to grill has dreams of the ultimate outdoor cooking space. A state-of-the-art grill, beautiful patio tiling, maybe even a TV: there are plenty of gorgeous homes with outstanding outdoor kitchens from which to draw inspiration. Before you start drawing up those blueprints, here are some must-haves for any outdoor kitchen:
When you walk into our South Main showroom, it is clear that you have a lot of options to choose from. We’re ready to design and build your dream space while partnering with great brands for all your building needs.
Home design and remodeling is a very popular topic right now. From shows on HGTV to Pinterest boards that are filled with the latest design trends, it’s easy to see your dreams portrayed in pictures but you may be overwhelmed by all the choices.
That’s why we recommend you come in, talk to us, and shop in person. We are your design, remodeling, and building experts in the New River Valley. Here is what you can expect when you meet with us and begin your journey in person at our South Main Showroom.
Growing up, Jason was always busy making and building—you should have seen the forts he was capable of constructing. That love for construction never did dissipate, now it is put to use each and every day with our company.
It was around the time that Jason was graduating from high school that his father, Paul, founded our company. The family business presented an exciting opportunity to roll up his sleeves and get to work with his hands, cashing in on something he always loved doing. What began as a part-time job in 1996 has become and long and fulfilling career for Jason. Continue reading “A Love for Transformation: Meet Jason”
Very few items in your home are used as often as the kitchen sink. Daily meal preparation, dish washing, and everyday chores are all reliant on this most hard-working fixture of every kitchen.
We promise the kitchen sink isn’t as bland as it may initially sound—there are design and function options you probably never even dreamed of that can improve the look and function of your space. We’ll walk you through some things to think about for your kitchen sink, whether you’re building your first home or remodeling an existing space. Continue reading “All About the Kitchen Sink”
Many of you probably love this area just as much as we do. Here at The Ewing Companies, we’re deeply committed to this area and its people. We are inspired by the natural beauty and love being able to give back. Whether you’ve been here all your life or are a new resident, it’s easy to see why so many people love to call Blacksburg and the New River Valley home. Even if you left for a long time, this place draws you back–just ask Brad Ewing.
What’s not to love about Chip and Joanna Gaines? Not only are they are they an adorable couple with big hearts, they are masters of the Modern Farmhouse style. Like us, you may tune into their popular HGTV show, Fixer Upper, and watch them transform the most lack-luster homes into spectacular works of craftsmanship. They are a key reason why the Modern Farmhouse style has recently taken off and become a popular theme on Pinterest boards and Instagram accounts. This power couple seems to have an affinity for making spaces come alive in this welcoming and warm style.
Sometimes it can be hard to describe a visual design concept like the Modern Farmhouse. We decided to check with our designer, Sara, to hear in her own words how she explains it to others: Continue reading “All About Modern Farmhouse”
Although we are in the middle of cold temperatures, and visions of a Fourth of July cookout may not yet exist, the reality is that deck-building season is upon us. Now is the right time to start creating the specifications of your deck needs and dreams. Then, by working with a designer, those dreams can be converted into a plan, and building can commence. You want your deck to be ready when the temperature heats up, not just beginning to emerge.
When it comes to decks there are noticeable trends we have observed both locally and within the building and remodeling industry at large.