5 Ways to Craft a Dream Home Office (or Classroom)

In recent months, millions of people (or their companies) have opted to eschew the office for a safer and more comfortable work-from-home environment. Definitely saves you some time on that morning commute, right? But your work-littered dining room table might have you wondering if it’s time to find a designated office space within your home. … Continue reading 5 Ways to Craft a Dream Home Office (or Classroom)

5 Easy Kitchen Updates to to Transform Your Space

Kitchens and bathrooms sell homes—so it pays to keep your kitchen updated! However, it’s a common misconception that you have to completely redo or renovate your space to make a difference. In fact, sometimes the simplest updates go the furthest… and they don’t cost a lot (so you’re much more likely to recoup that cost … Continue reading 5 Easy Kitchen Updates to to Transform Your Space

Transform Your Living Spaces with Built-In Shelving

It can be hard to find the perfect piece of shelving to fit a space, especially if that space is particularly small, large, or awkwardly shaped. One possible solution is to take detailed measurements and shop until you find something that fits. Another is to custom-order a bookshelf or shelving unit to fit your space. … Continue reading Transform Your Living Spaces with Built-In Shelving

DIY or Hire a Pro: Top Home Improvement Projects & How to Handle Them

If you’re fairly handy, the idea of a DIY home improvement can be pretty appealing. By tackling a project on your own, you can save big on labor costs—and smaller updates can be fun, challenging, and rewarding. But some projects are definitely better left for the experts. Professional contractors can ultimately save you time, money, … Continue reading DIY or Hire a Pro: Top Home Improvement Projects & How to Handle Them

Some Mantle & Fireplace Redos You’ve Got to See!

Where the dining room table is the centerpiece of your dining room, the fireplace is the heart of your living room. So it stands to reason that a well-done mantle can transform the whole room! Need some ideas for upgrading your fireplace or mantle? We’ve got you covered! Our Favorite Mantle & Fireplace Redos Stylish … Continue reading Some Mantle & Fireplace Redos You’ve Got to See!

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Walk Through a Complete Attic Renovation with Raleigh Woodworks!

Attics have a lot of potential. A few updates here and there, and you could transform a dark, little-used storage space into a home office, an extra bedroom, or even a game or recreation room. But what exactly does the attic renovation process look like? An Attic Renovation from Start to Finish Renovating an attic … Continue reading Walk Through a Complete Attic Renovation with Raleigh Woodworks!

5 Steps to Finding the Right Contractor for Your Home Improvement Project

We all have that one big home improvement project we’d just love to tackle—the spa-like master bath, the glossy gourmet kitchen, the spacious walk-in closet… You know the one. Typically, these are projects a little too large to be taken on alone, which means you have to call in a contractor. But how exactly do … Continue reading 5 Steps to Finding the Right Contractor for Your Home Improvement Project

Add Style & Function to Your Home with a Barn Door

We’re big fans of barn doors over here at Raleigh Woodworks, and we’re definitely not alone. Barn doors have been incredibly popular in interior design over the past few years—and it’s not just for their versatile style. These doors can actually conserve space while adding a little flare to a room; in short, they’re the … Continue reading Add Style & Function to Your Home with a Barn Door

Lumber Prices Are on the Rise, So Your Home Price Could Be Too

If you’ve been thinking about buying a brand-new home, building a home, or even making some renovations to your current home, you might want to make a move sooner rather than later. The COVID-19 pandemic has driven up the price of lumber—and in turn the price of homes and materials. There’s still time to stock … Continue reading Lumber Prices Are on the Rise, So Your Home Price Could Be Too