Key Features of a Modern Kitchen

By | 2019-01-15T22:00:51+00:00 January 6th, 2019|Creative, Design, Home Improvement, Home Improvement Structures, Kitchen Remodeling, Nashville Remodeling|

We've been writing a lot about kitchens lately--mostly because they're such an important part of a home's layout, and we often meet clients who want to modernize a kitchen that has outdated features. Throughout history, the average kitchen has undergone dramatic changes. In earlier years, it was a purely utilitarian [...]

Porch Skirting: Can It Transform Your Home’s Look?

By | 2018-12-09T17:53:56+00:00 December 6th, 2018|Creative, Decks and Outdoor Spaces, Home Improvement, Nashville Remodeling, Porches|

If your home has a porch, you've probably invested in some form of maintenance to keep the materials in top shape. Whether it's staining, sealing or cleaning, outdoor spaces require attention every now and then. Without maintenance, your porch would become run-down and maybe even dangerous. Even when your porch [...]

Nashville Roofing: Metal vs. Shingle Roofs

By | 2018-12-15T11:59:12+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Creative, Design, Home Improvement, Home Improvement Structures, Nashville Remodeling, Roofing|

A new roof is a huge (and intimidating) investment. With the right contractor and materials, however, your investment can last for several decades. In fact, many high-quality roofs can last up to 50 years or more. Stratton Exteriors is proud to be one of Nashville's leading roof contractors. We use [...]

3 Unsung Heroes of Home Design

By | 2018-11-25T13:32:13+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Creative|

When you think of home design, your mind probably goes to the bigger structural elements--things like ceilings, cabinetry, exterior stonework or lighting. And while these elements are certainly important, they shouldn't get all the credit for making your home a beautiful space. When it comes time to spruce up your [...]

The Pros of Purchasing a New Construction Home

By | 2018-11-11T21:10:17+00:00 November 12th, 2018|Creative, Design, Home Improvement|

Home-buying can be an intimidating process, with multiple choices at every stage. Should you purchase inside the city or in a quaint suburb? Should you buy an older home or a newer home? Big yard or small yard? Brick or siding?  The choices and possibilities seem endless. One of the [...]

Composite Decking: Is It Right For You?

By | 2018-11-11T21:10:29+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Creative|

Sun. Rain. Ice. Wind. Insects.   These are just a few of the things that can damage and degrade your wood deck. While wood is undoubtedly beautiful and rustic, it also requires maintenance and attention. Oftentimes, homeowners let that maintenance fall by the wayside. As a result, their deck begins to [...]

Top Patio Materials: Which One Should You Choose? Part 1

By | 2018-11-01T19:43:19+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Creative, Decks and Outdoor Spaces, Home Improvement, Home Improvement Structures, Nashville Remodeling, Patios|

Outdoor spaces are more important than ever before, especially when it comes to boosting home value. In fact, a recent report from the National Association of Realtors® revealed that a new patio was among homeowners' most desired outdoor renovations. The same report placed new patios in the top 5 for outdoor [...]

3 Stunning Kitchen Lighting Ideas

By | 2018-11-01T19:43:09+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Creative, Design, Home Improvement, Nashville Remodeling, Urban Properties|

The balance of light and dark is important in every room in your home, but perhaps never moreso than in your kitchen. After all, you're reading recipes, preparing food, measuring things, chopping things--you need good lighting! Kitchen lighting is also important for ambiance. This is especially true if you have [...]

Transform Your Home With These Easy Renovations

By | 2018-11-01T19:42:38+00:00 October 11th, 2018|Creative, Design, Home Improvement, House Siding, Painting|

Want to spruce up your home this fall? Not interested in spending a ton of time on a big project? These easy home renovations can make a huge difference in your home's curb appeal--and make it feel like a fresh space this autumn. Replace Your Front Door A replacement door [...]

Your Nashville Fence Specialists

By | 2018-10-04T19:47:38+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Creative, Decks and Outdoor Spaces, Fence Contractor, Historic Preservation, Home Improvement|

If you live in a hot Nashville neighborhood, you're probably excited about all the growth and change the city is experiencing. On the same token, you might be feeling a little claustrophobic. While having neighbors nearby can be fun, it can also start to feel crowded if you don't have [...]