kitchen remodel financing

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Kitchen Remodel Financing: How to Fund Your Dream Kitchen Is the linoleum in your kitchen dated and peeling? Does your sink leak into your cupboards? If so, you might be toying with the idea of a kitchen remodel. However, unless you have earmarked thousands of dollars, you’ll need to borrow money to give your kitchen […]

kitchen lighting guide

Kitchen Lighting Guide: Show Your Kitchen in Its Best Light The kitchen is the heart of your home. Don’t you think it deserves stylish light fixtures? Proper lighting can make all the difference in creating a warm and inviting place to cook and eat.  With so many lighting options and styles to choose from, this […]

small kitchen color ideas

5 Color Ideas for Small Kitchens If you have a tiny kitchen, you may be tempted to splurge on an intensive kitchen remodel. But before you knock down walls or ditch your 20-year-old fridge, consider a cheaper alternative: paint your kitchen.  A quick coat of paint can transform the ambiance of a small kitchen, making […]

How Long Does a Kitchen Remodel Take

Kitchen Remodel

How Long Does a Kitchen Remodel Take? The average kitchen renovation in Charlotte can take anywhere from 2 to 6 months. At Portico, our expert remodelers are able to complete kitchen renovations in around 6 to 7 weeks. The good news is that the amount of time it takes to complete a kitchen remodel does […]

renovation projects to organize kitchens

7 Renovation Projects to Make Your Kitchen Neat & Organized Since the kitchen is a high-traffic area of your home, it’s also a dumping ground for clutter. If you’re like most people, your countertops are consumed by piles of mail, kids’ bookbags, and a smattering of kitchen gadgets. And your kitchen junk drawer(s)? We won’t […]

Kitchen Renovation Ideas for Cooking Lovers

Kitchen Renovation Ideas for Cooking Lovers Whether you’re the head chef at a five-star eatery or just someone who hosts frequent dinner parties, there’s nothing worse than a dysfunctional kitchen. Cramped counters, shallow sinks, and clunky appliances can really cramp your Epicurean style. To help you remodel your kitchen into a space that’ll please even […]

Do I Need a Permit to Remodel My Kitchen in Charlotte, NC?

Building permits are a hassle at the best of times, and it can be tricky to know when you do or do not need a permit. What may seem like a minor change could, in fact, need a permit due to safety concerns. Remodeling a kitchen in Charlotte, NC does require a building permit if […]

How to Choose a Kitchen Backsplash

A kitchen backsplash is a beautiful and functional part of your kitchen design. It protects the wall, helps eliminate kitchen pests, and is one of the first visible things when you walk into the kitchen. Choosing the perfect backsplash can be a stressful task, but it doesn’t have to be. This article will cover everything […]

Average Cost of a Kitchen Remodel in Charlotte

Since the kitchen is the heart of your home, giving this space a facelift can be incredibly rewarding. The changes and upgrades you make during a kitchen remodel can better reflect your personality, enhance the comfort of your home, and increase the home’s value. While kitchen remodels differ substantially based on materials, size, and the […]

How to Make Your Kitchen Look & Feel Bigger

Portico kitchen remodel

How to Make Your Kitchen Look & Feel Bigger If you’re a cooking aficionado, there’s nothing more dispiriting than a cramped kitchen. After all, recreating your grandmother’s hand-pulled noodle recipe requires considerable elbowroom – more than your condo’s galley can offer. But what if you can’t knock down a wall to add space? Consider hiring […]