Category Archives: Resources

Second Annual Summer Remodeling Fashion Show

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07
Jul
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Get in the know and join us for Alure's second annual summer remodeling fashion show. Below are some of the exciting home improvement products and technologies that will be featured on the runway: LEARN: What's hot, what's not and see the hottest trends in remodeling products, technology, fixtures, and space design. - Bathroom Digital Technology - Kohler touch-less toilet &…

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Maximizing space in a kitchen

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07
Jun
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Kitchen and bathroom designer, Mary Lotardo, met with a client who was looking to transform their kitchen into a more open space without sacrificing any of their existing functionality. This proved to be a very unique kitchen remodel because they did not want any upper cabinets, the wanted to keep a very large window on the exterior wall and they…

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Alure’s 7th Annual Design & Planning Show

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16
Dec
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    Alure's Design & Planning Show is right around the corner, January 18-20, 2014 from 11am to 4pm each day at our showroom- 1999 Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow. Considering a project to remodel your home? Interested in the latest trends in the home improvement industry? If so, the Alure Design and Planning Show is the place to be!…

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Contractor Of The Year Award- Kitchen Remodel

09
Dec
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Alure Kitchen & Bath Designer Sherry Gossett was awarded the Silver Winner of Residential Kitchens at the 2013 NARI Contractor of the Year Awards held by the NYC/LI Chapter of the National Association of Remodelers (NARI). The winning project was for a kitchen remodel that would be functional, spacious and beautiful. The design was based on Sherry's clients cooking needs,…

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How Fresh Paint Can Make Your Bathroom Shine

30
Oct
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Whether it's to take a bubble bath or hot shower, your bathroom should be a place to relax and help release daily stress. However, when your bathroom starts to lose its luster, it no longer offers you the stress-relieving, therapeutic atmosphere you once experienced. Because our bathrooms are so vital in preparing us for the day or helping us unwind,…

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Why it Pays to Have Your Vinyl Siding Professionally Installed

03
Oct
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When considering installing vinyl siding on your own, there are many factors one needs to consider according to Chris LoCascio of Alure Home Improvements. One of the inherent difficulties to installing vinyl siding is that vinyl can expand or contract a half an inch or more over the course of a normal year, accounting for regular changes in the temperature.…

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My5 Tips To Design Your Beautiful Bathroom In Your Existing Space

27
Sep
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Marc Gilmore, 5 Day Bathroom Designer at Alure Home Improvements, knows there are many aspects to consider when designing a new bathroom, but here, he shares his top five tips on creating a beautiful bathroom in your existing space. (more…)

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Selecting the Right Kind of Replacement Windows for Your Climate

29
Aug
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One thing that Long Island and the tristate area homeowners are often surprised to learn is that not all replacement windows are created equal. These days, most people understand that they should look for home remodeling products that are energy efficient, and the Department of Energy's ENERGY STAR program has become widely recognized as the industry standard. However, the problem…

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How to Design an Eco-Friendly Kitchen for Your Home

22
Aug
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One of the most popular trends in kitchen remodeling is designing kitchens that are intended to be eco-friendly. This has far reaching implications because a so-called "green" kitchen can limit household waste, help conserve natural resources, reduce the burden on landfills, and is a responsible investment into the home. So, what exactly goes into designing an environmentally friendly kitchen? In…

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Staying Abreast of Bathroom Remodeling Trends that are Driving the Industry

08
Aug
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Being informed about the latest design trends in the bathroom remodeling industry can be extremely helpful when you're looking to upgrade the look and feel of your bathroom.  Of course, this information should be taken with a grain of salt, because, ultimately, you want to invest in a bathroom remodel that pleases you, regardless of what is trendy or popular.…

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