Yearly Archives: 2015

Differences in Cabinetry and Why Cabinets Cost What They Do

I have spent over thirty successful years in the kitchen & bath design business and am grateful to have held leadership roles in many trade associations through those years. In those years there have been many advances in manufacturing and varieties of cabinets that my company, HomeTech Renovations, Inc., has recommended to a number of clients.

Cabinetry generally represents the Read More

Builder’s Upgrade vs. Designer Space

At Hometech Renovations, the start of any project begins with a conversation about budget. But what does this number really mean and what does it get you?  Our talented team of designers can create anything to fit your home, but we try our best to avoid over-designing or under-designing.

Knowing what you can get for your budget is very important Read More

Lutron Caseta Wireless Dimmer System Review

As a designer, I understand the importance of lighting a space and the effect it can have on the mood of the room. There are a lot of great products out there that can transform your space from an ordinary room to a dramatic well-lit space. I came across Lutrons Caseta Wireless system a few months ago at a lighting Read More

Knobs ‘n Knockers

Partnering with interior designers and architects as well as happily serving retail customers, they provide anything from a single drawer pull to embellishments for an entire home.

In order to satisfy diverse and eclectic tastes, Knobs ‘n Knockers stocks an incredible breadth of decorative hardware from more than 400 suppliers and artisans around the world, showcasing uncommon looks, popular designs, and emerging styles Read More

Bradford Woodworking

Brad Smith was born in 1954 and raised on a farm in Worcester, Pennsylvania, in the southeastern part of the state.

As a farm boy he was always working to fix and build things around the farm. This led to an interest in woodworking that he developed in high school. For four years after graduation, he worked in several different Read More

The Antique Store

Hailing from a family of antique dealers, Parks always had a love for the history behind an antique, whether it was an object or building. AnnMarie Palumbo-Parks invites you to visit her unique Main Line antique store. After working as an independent dealer for several years, AnnMarie decided to open a high-end, multi-dealer antique center in the heart of Philadelphia’s Read More

Colkett Painting

At Colkett Painting, this is what we do and we love it! It has been our pleasure to offer faux finishes, wall murals, gilding, and more to commercial and residential properties in Bucks, Montgomery, and Delaware Counties in Pennsylvania. By training with the best in the field, their passion has been passed on to us. Creating wall murals that reproduce the feathered grain of Read More

Carol Nagel Decorative Painting

Carol Nagel has been actively engaged in Decorative Painting since 1978. She does a wide range of paint treatments on walls, floors, furniture, and cabinetry. She specializes in the more artistic hand-painting projects—custom murals, faux-marble, faux-graining, and other hand-painted details.

She is a graduate of Tyler School of Art (Painting) and BCCC Historic Preservation program. Based in Doylestown, she works Read More

Michele High Designs

Michele High specializes in custom interior and exterior window treatments, soft furnishings, upholstery, and decor. She serves customers in PA and NJ and offers friendly, expert advice and shop at home service. Michele’s interior window treatments include drapes, cornices, valances, shades, shutters, blinds, and one-of-a-kind pieces. Her exterior treatments, from cushions and pillows to umbrellas and awnings, utilize the latest outdoor fabrics. Michele also provides Read More