Besides the bedroom, the kitchen is probably the most-used room in the house. It’s the heart of the home where family and friends gather for conversation and victuals, kids can do homework, and mail gets opened and sorted.
When it comes ... Read More
Brubaker Inc. wins for the 6th consecutive year for best in Kitchens
Once again, we won! For the sixth time, we are honored to receive Susquehanna Style Magazine's Who's Who in Business Award for Lancaster. In the category of Kitchens we ... Read More
A kitchen remodel can range from simply making space for new appliances to a full renovation that calls for new cabinets and countertops. While you should take some time to make sure that your newly renovated kitchen is visually appealing, ... Read More
When we get later into the winter thoughts naturally turn to sprucing up your home for all of the warm weather entertaining to come. This is a great time to remodel your kitchen, bath or laundry room to include the ... Read More
From HEMPFIELD MERCHANDISER, July 26, 2017 Andrew Baker of Brubaker Inc. recently earned the Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) designation, identifying him as a Certified Aging in Place Specialist with the skills and knowledge necessary to remodel or modify a home to ... Read More
Your laundry room may be the most functional room in your house, but that doesn't mean it has to look boring. You can have a color, pattern, and design scheme here just like any other room in your home. To ... Read More
We all dream of a large, luxurious kitchen with endless storage, two islands, and industrial appliances; in reality many of us have small, inefficient kitchens. Instead of viewing your tiny space as a hindrance, let’s look for all of the ... Read More
Given the high cost of moving into a retirement home, as well as the general desire for many people to stay in their home as long as possible, aging in place is a common phrase when it comes to bathroom ... Read More
If you’d love to see your kids get started on their homework without any reminders, a home remodel might be in your future.Homework. It’s a word that can inspire anxiety in any student—or parent. After a long day at school, ... Read More
We had the wonderful opportunity to remodel the kitchen in a 200 year-old stone house, located in Lancaster. Our client’s main goal was to update and beautify the room. Developing A PlanWorking closely with the client, we started the process by ... Read More
Cabinets are an extremely important part of any remodeling project because they are generally the hardest working fixtures in a kitchen and provide the only necessary storage in many bathrooms. Besides function, they also provide one of the major design ... Read More
All About CountertopsSelecting a countertop material is one of the biggest decisions in your kitchen or bathroom remodeling project. The countertop is an immediate attention-grabber when someone walks in the room. With all of the choices available today you can ... Read More
There are three backsplash materials that are commonly used. Here's the pros & cons of each option. Laminate Pros: Laminate is cost effective solution and it is easy to clean.Cons: Laminate is recognized as an outdated style. It can only be ... Read More
One of the most overlooked yet hardest used areas in the home is the laundry room. Just because something is functional doesn’t mean it can’t also be beautiful and efficient. There are many ways to take your laundry area to ... Read More
As we continue through 2015 many people are interested in trends for home remodeling this year. While there are many directions the industry may go, following are five trends sure to be big in 2015:
Warm MetalsWhile chrome and brushed nickel ... Read More
If you’re about to embark on a kitchen, laundry or bathroom remodel, here are 10 tips to help you remain cool and calm during the construction.
Get Organized - When packing up your bathroom or kitchen in anticipation of the remodel ... Read More
The prospect of designing your perfect bathroom or kitchen and selecting the beautiful fixtures you will enjoy for many years is an exciting adventure. The first step in that process, however, should be setting a budget for your project. Many ... Read More
When planning a remodel project, people often focus on cabinets, counters, flooring and faucets. The one item, and perhaps the most important, that often gets overlooked is the lighting. This seemingly less-exciting element not only dictates how usable your space ... Read More
I’m looking to fully remodel my bathroom and kitchen. Is it possible to accommodate my day to day needs for organization, storage and usability with practical and reasonable solutions that are also attractive?
We get this question from most, if not ... Read More
With the cost of assisted living and retirement homes soaring higher and higher, many retired people are starting to realize that their best option is to stay in their current home for as long as they can. Investing money into ... Read More
Many people are familiar with granite countertops. Most people are not as acquainted, however, with its cousin, quartz countertops. While the two counter types are similar in many ways, there are some key differences about which an informed consumer should ... Read More
Brubaker Inc’s Andrew Baker is featured in Lancaster’s Renovations and Additions Magazine Winter 2014 edition
Remodeling your home is not only a big financial investment, but can often times be stressful not only in the design and planning stages, but also ... Read More
Looking for ways to remodel greener? Push past the hype and learn what really makes a renovation kind to the earth and easy on your wallet.
By Ken Grono, houzz.com
Let's get to the nitty-gritty of what it means to remodel green. ... Read More
The answer is provided by Nicole Martin of Brubaker Inc. in Lancaster's R&A Magazine. The prospect of designing your perfect bathroom or kitchen and selecting the beautiful fixtures you will enjoy for many years is an exciting adventure. The first ... Read More