When designing interior spaces, installing a pocket door rather than a hinged door adds an average of ten square feet of floor space. It also enables large common areas to become more intimate sitting rooms or dens. Modern residential uses include closets, laundry, utility rooms, or home offices.
Recent innovations in the wallpaper industry are bringing new textures, patterns, and elements to interior design. Home shows and magazines are spotlighting the new designs, qualifying the new materials as an upgrade when remodeling. Business is booming for artists, vendors, and installers as they meet clients’ demands. Dining Rooms, Powder Rooms, and Master Bathrooms are still the […]
Our office will be closed on Friday, March 30 in observance of Good Friday. We will reopen Monday, April 2. As we celebrate the Lord’s blessings, all of us at Guthmann Construction wish you and your family The gladness of Easter ~ which is hope The promise of Easter ~ which is peace The […]
A two-story foyer or living space has great potential for creating a new Upper Level room. Recently, our team helped a family gain a Bonus Room, Laundry Room, and Linen Closet by utilizing the vaulted ceilings in the Family Room. Above: Before Photos of Family Room Below: After Photos of Remodeled Space A new […]
Daylight Saving Time begins this Sunday, March 11, at 2:00 a.m. And while we lose an hour of sleep, we gain one hour of sunlight at the end of the day. Smart devices will automatically adjust, but be sure to set the time on clocks and appliances ahead one hour before going to sleep on Saturday night. […]
Guthmann Construction is proud to be one of this year’s sponsors for the Heart of the Home Kitchen Tour taking place next weekend, March 16 and 17, 2018. One of the six featured kitchens on this year’s tour is an historic Myers Park residence, updated with a professional kitchen and spaces dedicated to entertaining. The […]
Our company recently remodeled several rooms in a Myers Park home. While the Kitchen, Den, and two Bathrooms were renovated, the Laundry Room was completely relocated. Originally, the washer and dryer were hidden behind this pair of bi-fold doors adjacent to the Kitchen: Our Design Team combined the new Laundry location with the Lower Level […]
Zero-entry showers are popular with homeowners desiring both improved accessibility and a sophisticated bathroom design for aging in place. Showers constructed without thresholds or curbs will give any bathroom a spacious feel, and universal design provides access to all ages and abilities. As seen in the plans below, the Master Bathroom (on right) was enlarged […]