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Category: home renovation

New Technology Takes The Guess Work Out of Home Renovations

Via Stephen Erickson - Windows Blog -- Last week, Windows announced that it's holographic computer hardware, HoloLens , in partnership with Lowe's is launching an effort to bring the renovation experience to life. With Lowe's background in complete home renovations, the company knows that it takes more than a few pieces of a sample to really help someone envision the end result of their home renovation. This is where HoloLens comes in. HoloLens uses holograms to allow the consumer to see a... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Monday, March 21, 2016 | 1 comments
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Millennials and Home Remodeling

Via WoodworkingNetwork.com -- MENLO PARK, Calif. – Data analysts at Kukun, an online platform that helps homeowners learn about the home remodeling process, say the home renovation market is poised for significant growth in 2016, led by Millennials who are among the most active home renovators - at least among those who use online tools to aid in the process. “More [existing home] sales means more renovations. More renovations means more people needing tools to help ease the... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Monday, March 7, 2016 | 0 comments
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