Category: Trends

Home Redesigning: Features and Decor to Pay Attention To

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03 Jun

When redesigning and remodeling a house, everyone seems to focus more on the big things. Sometimes though, it is the small things – the simple decors and home features – that can make all the difference you want for your newly improved home. Upgrading your home is a great idea. However, many homeowners are hesitant thinking it will be a…

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Secrets to Styling Your Bedroom

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31 May

Being one of the most important parts of your home and an area where you spend a ton of time, the bedroom deserves all the love and care you can give it. This is where you relax after a long day at the office, recuperate, find your inner peace, and rest before going back to work the next day. When…

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How to Design a Travel Themed Room

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20 Feb

How to Design a Travel Themed Room Travelling changes people, broadens the mind and opens the gateways to new knowledge, ideas and opinions. To travel means to learn about the world and about oneself in an attempt to find deeper meaning of life. It gives you the opportunity to understand your history and find your place in the future. Travelling…

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Home Remodeling Trends You’ll See Everywhere In 2019

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11 Jan

Home Remodeling Trends You’ll See Everywhere In 2019 The beginning of the year is a great time to start planning. January is the month when most people sit down and work on their New Year’s resolutions list. You shouldn’t be an exception, so go ahead and think about things you would like to change within yourself and stick to the…

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Tips & Tricks for Styling a Beautiful Living Room

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31 Aug

Tips & Tricks for Styling a Beautiful Living Room Our living room is the place where we spend the majority of our free time, hang out with our friends and organizing movie nights with our family. Naturally, we want it to look perfect and to adequately reflect our taste and personality. In order to help you achieve this and sweep…

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Why You Should Make Your Home a Smart Home

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22 Aug

Why You Should Make Your Home a Smart Home Living in a smart home means having the ability to control your home devices with your smartphone, elevate your safety to a whole new level and remain completely sustainable. These things sounded like science-fiction a couple of decades ago, but not anymore and tons of homes are considered smart today due…

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Decorating trends for cooking areas [Infographic]

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25 Oct

Spice Up The Kitchen: Decorating Trends For Cooking Areas Kitchen decor has to serve dual purposes: It should be attractive, but it also has to be highly functional. So when you're thinking about how to redecorate your kitchen this year, consider some of the following trends to keep things both stylish and workable. Countertops Marble is a hot trend in…

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Kosher Kitchen Tips

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13 Jan

One of our custom kitchen and bathroom designers, Sherry Gossett was featured in a few Newsday and Jewish Post articles for her clever tips on Kosher Kitchens. If you are thinking of renovating or designing a kosher kitchen, here are some ideas that she has found helpful: - Enlarging the kitchen can be an advantage, but it is not necessary. In a…

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Alure’s 7th Annual Design & Planning Show

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16 Dec

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!  The show…

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Contractor Of The Year Award- Kitchen Remodel

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09 Dec

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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