The homes we live in are about so much more than the spaces themselves– they are the backdrop for our stories and experiences. Debbie Ewing lost her mother, Mary Coppino Wood, on January 10, 2017. In the days to follow, the family gathered to remember her mother’s beautiful legacy and the ways she impacted so many people around her. The funeral took place on a Saturday but the entire weekend was family focused.
Does the idea of planning a kitchen remodel or choosing new cabinets stress you out? Here at the Ewing Companies, we don’t want any step of your remodeling or building project to be stressful. We have decades of experience to take good care of you while we’re working on designing and building your dream space.
We love home design. It’s in our bones and the reason why the Ewing family loves our business here in Blacksburg. Meeting with clients, planning out our work, and physically building your dream spaces are all things we love to do.
When you’re planning a remodel of your current kitchen, thinking about all the things that could make the space amazing is half the fun! With a few exciting touches, additions made during construction can add value to your home, make your daily life easier, and add happiness to your routine for years to come. Continue reading “Features that are a “Must” for your Kitchen”
One thing you need to know about Debbie Ewing is that she has been a lifetime cook. Since the age of ten, she has invested a lot of time in the kitchen, baking and preparing food for the friends and family she loves so dearly. Debbie recalled, “My mom let me cook and taught me to do things early. Of my 65 years probably 55 have been cooking.” Knowing that, it only makes sense that such an avid cook and baker would have big dreams for her kitchen. Continue reading “The Ewing Family Kitchen | A Dream Come True”
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”
You may feel a bit torn about if it is the right time to remodel your kitchen. It makes sense, a remodel project can feel like a big undertaking and isn’t a decision to make flippantly. However, there are a number of reasons that justify and warrant a kitchen remodel. Continue reading “Reasons to Remodel Your Kitchen”
Here at the Ewing Companies, we often gets folks who come in the door and seem very overwhelmed. Often these people know they want to remodel their home, or a portion of their home, but don’t even know where to start.
We see people taking these initial steps everyday and want to put your mind at ease. No matter your ideas or budget, we have an experienced staff that is always prepared to guide you through this exciting and complex process. Our team has been doing this for years and knows exactly what it takes to ensure a successful and stress-free remodel.
First, establishing a budget from the start is key. This is always on everyone’s minds as they’re thinking about a remodeling project. When we’re able to manage budget and expectations right from the start, it’s easy to know exactly what’s possible. We recommend the Masterbrand budget calculator to get you started. Continue reading “How to Ensure a Successful Kitchen Remodel”
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”
Our designer, Sara, loves keeping up with new trends in building and remodeling. Being able to incorporate fresh ideas allows us to innovate and create timeless spaces that you are sure to love. We took a look at emerging trends in bathroom design for 2017 and want to share some of those with you.
The bathroom is often an overlooked part of the home. They aren’t a social hub like the kitchen or a sanctuary like the bedroom, but a well-designed bathroom is a vital part of any home. It serves as a place to prepare for daily challenges as well as a refuge after a long day. Whether it’s a large master bath or a half-bath for guests, there’s endless design possibilities.
2017 has brought bold, interesting developments to the industry. Some of the trends we are seeing within bathrooms parallel design trends seen within kitchens. Whether your dream bathroom is minimally adorned or ornate with luxurious amenities, these new trends should give you plenty to think about for your next remodel: