5 Finishing Touches You Shouldn’t Forget in Your Flip

Tarek El MoussaBlog, Flipping Houses, Real Estate Investing, Rehabbing0 Comments

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When you’re remodeling your flip, it is easy to get distracted by all of the obvious things such as the flooring, paint, light fixtures, appliances, etc. I know Christina and I are guilty of getting caught up in all of the large projects, but it’s important to not overlook the smaller details. When we are almost finished with a flip, … Read More

5 Remodeling Projects to Instantly Increase Your Flip’s Value

Christina El MoussaBlog, DIY, Flipping Houses, Real Estate Business, Rehabbing0 Comments

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Many people believe house flips need to be complicated and cost thousands of dollars, and while some houses will naturally need a bit more care, there are a couple of painless projects that will instantly boost your flip house’s value. Over the years, Tarek and I have found that these projects have made the most of our budget and they … Read More

5 Trends You Should Absolutely Avoid When Remodeling a Kitchen

Christina El MoussaDIY, Flipping Houses, Real Estate Business, Rehabbing0 Comments

While these trends are fine to use in your own kitchen, you will want to avoid them when you are remodeling a kitchen for a flip.

If you’ve watched our show Flip or Flop, you know that I love to design our flips. I think it is so fun to pick out paint colors, flooring, light fixtures, etc., especially when it comes to the kitchen. Transforming an ugly, outdated kitchen into something beautiful is so satisfying to me. When designing the kitchen in each of our … Read More

3 Ways to Add a Breakfast Bar to Any Kitchen

Christina El MoussaDIY, Rehabbing0 Comments

Breakfast bars are an easy addition, can liven up any kitchen space, and are attractive to buyers. No need to eat every meal in the dining room any more!

Designing kitchens is one of my all-time favorite things about flipping houses. I love the way my designs can completely transform a space to make it feel totally updated and gorgeous. Of course, if I’m working with a smaller kitchen, I sometimes have to think outside the box and imagine myself living in the house every day. This has helped … Read More

5 Tips for a Staircase Renovation

Christina El MoussaBlog, DIY, Flipping Houses, Rehabbing0 Comments

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When you look at your home’s staircase, what do you see? Do you see an inviting entry to the second floor, or do you see a boring or even dangerous set of old steps that just sit there? I love getting creative with staircase renovations, so I’ve put together a list of some of my favorite remodeling ideas that just … Read More