Remodeling Your Kitchen? Don’t Forget the Sink!

What role does the sink play in a kitchen renovation? Selecting the proper sink is as important as selecting the right appliances. There are many different sink styles, sizes and finishes, and they all provide a different function. The client who uses their kitchen once a week to cook boxed macaroni will have different needsRead More


Kitchen Case Study: A View to a Thrill

Kitchen After

Client Requirements: These empty-nester clients had lived in the house for 20 years. She loves to cook and to can vegetables from her beautiful backyard garden. She wanted more space for storing canning goods and a center island. Yet her existing kitchen was too shallow to include an island. MOSAIC Group’s goal was to addRead More


Breakfast Nooks Provide All-Day Functionality

The breakfast nook typically has the connotation of a built-in, cozy area for meals, said Rick Goldstein, architect and company principal with Atlanta-based MOSAIC Group [Architects and Remodelers]. The nooks provide more intimate dining spaces and can fit with any style of home, he adds. When a client contacted MOSAIC to remodel a dysfunctional kitchenRead More


2016 Kitchen Remodeling Trends

Kitchen design trends come and go, with some gaining widespread appeal and others with more limited popularity. Here’s a look at what’s happening in Atlanta. Fusion of styles: Atlanta is a melting pot and people often fuse styles in the kitchen because the users prefer different styles, such as traditional and modern. Others eschew aRead More


How to Survive a Kitchen Renovation

To survive a kitchen renovation, you need to do your homework prior to the start of construction. Try to make all your selections and purchases as soon as you can so you don’t have to worry about them after construction begins. Things will always come up, but if you have already made a majority ofRead More


Open Up Your Kitchen

The kitchen can get hot and stuffy, especially during summer. To prevent all that heat from building up while you’re cooking or baking, why not open up your kitchen space to help bring in the fresh air? The following are a few home remodeling ideas for doing just that: Glass-paned barn doors – Barn doorsRead More


Thanksgiving Kitchen Safety

The kitchen is the heart of the home, especially at Thanksgiving. Kids love to be involved in holiday preparations. Safety in the kitchen is important, especially on Thanksgiving Day when there is a lot of activity and people at home. Here are some safety tips: •Stay in the kitchen when you are cooking on theRead More


Modern Floor Plan in Williamsburg Reproduction

A MOSAIC Group [Architects and Remodelers] Case Study Before Challenge: The kitchen is the anchor of a Williamsburg reproduction home. The owners had a decision to make – work with the layout of the distinguished replica or design a new “modern” floor plan. The couple wanted a family-friendly environment where they also could entertain. MOSAICRead More


Kitchen Safety Tips for Parents

Are knives, forks, scissors, and other sharp tools in a drawer with a childproof latch?   Have you installed a dishwasher lock so kids can’t open it while it’s running and can’t reach breakable dishes, knives, and other dangerous objects?   Have you installed a stove lock and have knob protectors been placed on theRead More


Three Ideas for Making the Most of Your Home

The difference between a house and a home is the amount of TLC and effort that has gone into it. For this reason, many homeowners are reluctant to sell their residence and would much rather improve it to more exactly fit their changing lifestyle. Here are some great remodeling ideas for making the most ofRead More