February 2018

Articles from February 2018 Issue

Choosing a design-build firm: With local expert Marshall Hickox of Homeworks Construction
    Design-build firms offer Hawaii homeowners a few advantages over the... Read more
How to finance a home project: With local expert HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union
When it comes to building a new house or planning a home project in hawaii, not all financing... Read more
Mark Your Calendar: Have an artistic February
Paint colorful artwork to display in your home. Artist Danielle Groff leads classes in showrooms... Read more
Hive Mind: 6 accessories that are the bee's knees
From honeycomb patterns to bumblebee palettes, these sweet items bee-long in your home. 1.... Read more
Expert advice on choosing the right kitchen appliances
Modern appliances elevate kitchens into highly efficient workspaces that inspire home chefs and... Read more
Universal Design: With local expert Glenda Anderson of Details International
In architecture and interior design, universal design is a concept meant to create spaces that meet... Read more
Extending Your Home Outdoors: With local expert Steve Dewald of Steve’s Gardening Service
Steve Dewald of Steve’s Gardening Service has been in the landscape business in Hawaii for... Read more
Home Planning: With local expert Maria Gacula of HPM Building Supply
Planning a new home can be a daunting process;  many local homeowners feel hindered by... Read more
Homeowners Design Center answers your questions about open-concept kitchens
Is your kitchen feeling small, cramped or outdated? Randall Omoto, sales manager at Homeowners... Read more
What's Your Cabinet Style?
It’s been said that the kitchen is the heart of the home.  It’s the one space that... Read more
How to clean like a superhero
Is your bathroom a disaster? With a little love, a lot of elbow grease and the help of these... Read more
Tile Style 101
Though shower tiles are often overlooked, they have a tremendous impact on the design, feel and... Read more
A Home to Roam: Fun animal accessories for grown-ups
Hey animal lovers, the stuffed animal toys and animal-patterned room decorations you loved as a kid... Read more
Hokuahi Lawns designs a Makaha backyard oasis
Morning light casts a warm glow onto a lush backyard in Makaha, where coconut trees sway gently in... Read more
Step Onto Your Next Home Upgrade By Updating Your Floors
Floors take a beating every single day,  yet it’s not something most of us stop to think... Read more
Going with the Flow: John Cook Kitchens creates a spacious Kahala kitchen
A bright, open-concept kitchen and dining area is punctuated with the jewel-toned hues of the ocean... Read more
Trending floral pieces to brighten your home
Sprinkle your indoor and outdoor living spaces with cheery bloom-inspired decor. It’s a trend... Read more
Pantone’s 2018 color of the year: Ultra Violet
Not all home improvement projects require total makeovers. Sometimes you just want to change the... Read more
Editor’s notes February 2018
I don’t consider myself a homebody, but the more time I put in to personalizing my space, the... Read more
Our 10 Favorite Spaces
Hawaii Home + Remodeling gives you a detailed look inside remodeling and new construction projects... Read more
Industry watch: Greening Measures workshops educate owners of historic homes
Beginning in April, Historic Hawaii Foundation and AIA Honolulu will present Greening Measures for... Read more