Remodeling Wisdom: A Homeowner Primer
(Reserved for Homeowners Only)
April 30, from 10:00AM to 3:00PM
LOCATION: Seven Tide, 7 Tide Street Boston, MA 02210
FREE WITH RSVP, ON-SITE PARKING AVAILABLE.
Homeowners wanting expert advice on their remodeling plans are in for a treat during this information-packed seminar. Learn the pros and cons of new trends and classic choices when it comes to bathroom design, windows, lighting and countertop materials. Identify pitfalls to watch for and learn about details to consider that will make all the difference in your home. Candid advice from our experts makes this an event you don’t want to miss. You’ll walk away with a great list of resources and have many questions answered!
A perk of attending Remodeling Wisdom – A Homeowner Primer is the inspiring setting of this event. You’ll be surrounded by stunning environments at Clarke, New England's Official Sub-Zero, Wolf & Cove Showroom, the Kohler Signature Store and the Marvin Brand Experience Center, all under one roof at 7 Tide, just a block from Boston Design Center. Explore kitchens and baths designed by the region’s top designers while hearing from an expert home remodeling line-up.
Schedule for the Day
10:00 – 11:00 Natural Stone vs. Manmade Materials: Interior Applications
11:00 – 12:00 Bathroom Trends & Tips
12:00 – 1:00 Break with Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 Light & Color: How to choose the right lighting for your kitchen renovation
2:00 – 3:00 Biophilic Design with Windows & Doors
Natural Stone vs. Manmade Materials: Interior Applications
Natural stone has been the premier building material of choice throughout history thanks to its durability and timeless aesthetic. It’s no wonder that manmade materials aim to replicate its attributes, appearance and ultimately its desirability. This session will compare the versatility, performance characteristics and building considerations for both natural stone and manmade materials. Understanding these key points will prepare you with knowledge of design concepts, applications and how to choose what’s best for your project.
Presenters: Jonathan Verrengia, General Manager, and Tim Verrochi, Sales Manager, of Marble and Granite, Inc.
Bathroom Trends & Tips
Learn about the latest bathroom design trends, which products today’s homeowners are choosing and everything else you’d need to know if you’re remodeling or building a new home. You’ll learn all this from a true expert, Sabrina DaLomba, the Director of Showrooms for Supply New England’s 10 kitchen & bath showrooms, including the Kohler Signature Stores and the Kitchen & Bath Galleries. Her showrooms have won multiple industry awards. Sabrina has been designing kitchens and bathrooms in New England for almost 20 years.
Presenter: Sabrina DaLomba, Director of Showrooms of Supply New England
Light & Color: How to choose the right lighting for your kitchen renovation
We'll unravel the myth of LED lighting and talk about what color lighting works best with different finishes and colors.
Presenter: Lucy Dearborn, Owner of Lucia Lighting & Design, Inc
Biophilic Design with Windows & Doors
Windows and doors are the gateways to bring nature into the home with light, views, ventilation, access to nature and more. Homeowners will learn about how applying biophilic design principles, which is increasing occupant connectivity to the natural environment, to windows and doors will help you cultivate well-being within the built environment for themselves and their families.
Presenter: James Faro, Architectural Project Manager for Marvin