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Thoughtful Backyard Date Ideas

Staying in for Valentine’s Day is more than socially acceptable now! You can limit distractions and create a beautiful, intimate date night tailored to what your partner loves ❤️ If you need some inspiration, here are some backyard date ideas to try that are sure to set you up for an unforgettable night. Don’t forget …

2022’s Trending Bathroom Designs

This year is already flooding with stunning new bathroom designs! You spend more time in the bathroom than you think, so making it a sleek, well-lit, organized space to destress while getting ready or rinsing off after a long day will brighten up your day-to-day. Our bathroom remodeling experts have gone through some recent Pinterst …

Top 5 Pool Must Haves

A backyard pool is the key to making the most of summer in Kansas City. If you’re looking to install a pool, check out our blogs to learn more about types of pools, budgeting and much more. Whether you’re about to begin construction or are looking to add some finishing touches, here are 5 pool …

Valentine’s Day Dinner Ideas

Staying in this Valentine’s Day? This doesn’t mean you can’t have a special evening or enjoy delicious food, you can and avoid restaurant waits and talking over a crowd! Spending quality time together in your newly renovated kitchen definitely won’t disappoint. P.S. If you’re looking to go all out for your partner, you could even …

2022’s Trending Kitchen Designs

A new year means new trends! A kitchen is the heart of a home — it’s where you spend time cooking, eating, and relaxing with loved ones most, so loving the space will elevate your day-to-day. Our kitchen remodeling team has dug through Pinterest to find some jaw-dropping new kitchen aesthetics. Here are some trending …

Bathroom Renovations That Add Value

Does your bathroom need a little refresh before you show it off to potential buyers? Bathrooms are more important than you think when it comes to selling your home; buyers typically look for a certain number of bathrooms, tubs, and so on. It should of course function properly, but adding a few new touches can …

4 Health Benefits of a Saltwater Pool

Ready to enjoy the health benefits of a saltwater pool right in your backyard? The Kansas City pool experts at York Companies can help you achieve a tropical vacation escape with professional saltwater pool installation 🏝 There are many benefits of a saltwater pool, including saving time on pool maintenance and money on chemicals. Here …

5 Stunning Home Bar Ideas

A home bar is a stunning, useful addition—whether it be in the kitchen, basement, or even outside! Not only is it the perfect little getaway to have a drink at the end of the day, it’s also great for entertaining 🥂 Here are 5 beautiful home bar ideas for any home’s aesthetic and budget from …

Top Wine Cellar Mistakes to Avoid

Calling all wine lovers! 🍷 A wine room/cellar is every wine connoisseur’s dream. There are countless design options for you to choose from, from stairwell entrances to glass wall storage.    However, storing your wine in a room with proper ventilation, temperature control, and moisture is essential to keeping it in its prime condition. Here’s …

How to Renovate a Kitchen on a Budget

Kitchens are the #1 remodel project homeowners go for. We spend a lot of time in the kitchen cooking, relaxing, and entertaining, so transforming an outdated dark space into a sleek version will truly make you look forward to coming home!    There are always different extents that you can go to with your renovation …

How to Maintain a Pool in Winter

Having a pool right in your backyard is a great investment, but taking proper care of it is key to saving yourself from trouble down the road. If you don’t properly tend to your pool, it can lead to expensive repairs and unsafe swimming conditions.    Kansas City experiences both ends of extreme weather, so …