A month to month plan to declutter your home! From Houzz.com

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Biggest Kitchen Design Trend of the Year 2016?

We are talking about kitchens, all day everyday, with clients, fellow designers, fellow contractors, vendors, friends….it is what we do after all! And we have read a ton of articles about what is “hot” in a kitchen now!  There are tons of opinions and plenty of debate.  All ideas and thoughts are great, but we […] continue reading...

Unique Kitchen Cabinet Storage

Here are a few unique kitchen cabinet storage ideas to make your kitchen more functional and hide some common kitchen clutter: continue reading...

Cleaning your Kitchen Cabinets

Care and Cleaning Guidelines for your cabinetry   A soft cotton cloth dampened with warm water is usually sufficient to clean your cabinets. If more thorough cleaning is required, use one of the following cleaning solutions: A fresh solution of dishwashing liquid mixed with warm water. A mild all-purpose cleaner. Make sure it does not […] continue reading...

Hire a professional remodeler, the benefits are endless!

Top reasons to hire a professional design and remodel team: We’re often asked about the advantages of design-build over the conventional system of a “contractor”. It’s a great question and with over two decades of design-remodel experience under our belts, we feel like it’s a good time to call out our top few reasons why the design-remodel system is […] continue reading...

Patch.com Springfield highlights Grande Decor’s Blog!

Patch.com Springfield highlights Grande Decor’s Blog! Check out the full article on http://springfield-pa.patch.com/articles/designers-customers-connect-online continue reading...

Creating Storage Solutions for Technology

Welcome to the age of technology!  Oh, you have been here for a while?  So you must also have charger wires everywhere for mobile devices and other clutter related to the wireless world?  Well we have come up with a few simple ideas to consider when designing and remodeling your kitchen. Conceal outlets in cabinets: […] continue reading...

Picking a Paint Finish…made easy!

Here’s what you need to know about four main paint finishes, there are 4 basic sheens:  flat, eggshell, semi-gloss, and gloss.  Below is a list of the best bets for where to use them in your home. But please  remember: There are no set rules for how certain paint colors look in each finish; that […] continue reading...

Welcome to Grande Decor blog

Joe and Stephanie Gillin welcome you to their remodeling and interior design blog. Located in Springfield PA, Grande Decor provides a full range of construction services including whole house renovations, bathroom and kitchen remodels, new additions and much more. Using design/remodel processes, we have a proven record of satisfying our clients, meeting deadlines and staying […] continue reading...

Top 10 Kitchen Cleaning Secrets

Here is a list of our Top Ten Kitchen Cleaning SECRETS: Microwave interior:  place 5-7 wet paper towels in the microwave.  Run the appliance on high for 3-5 minutes.  The steam from the paper towels will soften grim.  Once the towels cool, wipe down the interior! Garbage Disposal:   to disinfect and give your garbage disposal a […] continue reading...