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7 Must-Haves for Your Austin Home Remodel

You've done your homework and hired the perfect contractor for your Austin Home Remodel. Now you are ready for demolition. Wrong! Do you want toxic construction dust living in your ac ducts for years to come? Would you like your beloved pet to escape during the renovation? Or how about a flat tire every day you leave the house? Well if not, you better read on to see how you can save a tremendous amount of time, money, and energy....

5 Steps to Create the Perfect Design for Your Home Renovation

The good news is you have decided it's time for a home renovation and now you are super excited to start. The not so good news is now you have to design, and that terrifies you. Therefore, I created these five steps to arm you with the tools and education to alleviate your fears and make the process fun. You will also save a lot of design fees by performing these tasks. Let's get started! Step 1: Know Thyself Determine what you...

How to Find the Best Home Remodeling Contractor

Oh no! The kitchen has been torn out for weeks, and there is no word from the contractor despite multiple phone calls and emails to reach them. You paid a lot of money for what you thought was the best home remodeling contractor, and now you are starting to realize you might be getting ripped off. You felt it in your gut during the interview process something was not right, but why didn't you listen? Luckily for you, that was just...

Luxury Master Bathroom Renovation

7 Ideas to Renovate your Master Bathroom into a Spa Paradise

We all need a place to escape our daily worries. That's why my clients have trusted me since 2006 here in Austin, Texas to remodel their dated master bathroom into their custom spa. Today, I am going to share with you seven fun features that will allow you to achieve the same results when you remodel your master bathroom. Custom Master Bathroom by New Creations Check out these Fun Features for Your Master Bathroom...

How to Select the Best Appliances for Your Kitchen Remodel

Selecting the correct appliances for your remodel is more than just luck. With so many brands and even more features, you need a strategy. After owning a custom kitchen and bath remodeling company for 13 years and working with clients on hundreds of appliances selections, I’ve developed a 3 step process to ensure you select the appliances that will best fit your lifestyle now and in the future. I met with my good friend Gabe Sutton, owner of Austin’s popular Harway...

A Good Time to Start your Austin Home Remodeling Project

I am sure by now you have walked into the store and seen the holiday decorations. Everyone is preparing for their family gathering and placing their orders now to prepare for upcoming get-togethers. At New Creations Austin, we are often asked when is a good time to start a home remodeling project. Of course that depends on your needs and your schedule, but right now is a good time for two main reasons. First off, with major holiday gatherings around the corner,...

A New Look with a Custom Home Redesign

Does your home need a fresh new look?  Is your family growing and need more space? Have you considered moving because you need a different style, more room, even a total revamp? Well, moving out of your home does not have to be the only solution to being able to live in your dream home. You can accomplish your vision of a dream home by remodeling your home. Many of the most common areas in a home, such as a...

Regional Award Winner – Thermador Kitchen Design Challenge 2013

We are excited to announce New Creations is a Regional Award Winner of the Thermador Kitchen Design Challenge 2012-2013, which is recognized as one of the most prestigious kitchen design competitions in America. Special thanks to Christy Bowen of Twelve Stone Designs, Gabe Sutton of Harway Appliances, Brandon and Crew at Summit Stoneworks, Mike and Katy at Moore Supply, and San Marie at Architectural Tile and Stone. ...

National Association of the Remodeling Industry | New Creations

Did you know that New Creations Austin is a member of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry? NARI is the only professional association dedicated solely to the remodeling industry and there is a chapter here in Austin, Texas. NARI's goals in Austin are to assist each homeowner in getting the maximum value and enjoyment for their investment in remodeling their home. Each member of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry must meet the association’s stringent criteria for experience and...