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What Color Kitchen Cabinets Are Timeless?

Find out what color kitchen cabinets are timeless and other kitchen remodel considerations here There’s nothing like a kitchen remodel to change the whole feeling of the room where you spend so much of your time at home. Kitchens are where we gather, where we tend to the needs of our families, and where we …

How Do You Determine an Exterior Door Swing?

How Do You Determine an Exterior Door Swing? Your DIY Help is Here. How do you determine an exterior door swing, or its “handing”? Right-handed or left-handed, inswinging or outswinging? You need to know what these terms mean. The internet is full of suggestions, but you need a simple direct explanation, all in one place. …

Measurements

If there’s one constant in practice when remodeling, it’s measurements. Whether it’s a rough opening for doors or windows, total room size for new flooring, or the space needed for cabinets and appliances for a kitchen remodel, you must measure accurately.   Types of Measurements Square Foot – It’s the area inside a square which …

Two Tone Kitchen Cabinets

Thinking about two tone kitchen cabinets? Terrific idea! There’s no rule written anywhere which says you must use only one color on your cabinets. In fact, color combinations create a unique look in the kitchen.   Two Tone Kitchen Cabinets Two tone kitchen cabinets are a popular idea with great appeal. So, what exactly makes up …

Western Reflections Doorglass Collections

Western Reflections doorglass collections meet your style and budget needs, while bringing beauty to your home. Each style collection presents a variety of options to enhance a home’s entryway and add curb appeal. Western Reflections offers shapes and sizes to fit 6’8″ and 8’0″ fiberglass or steel entry doors, making it easy to find the …

Our Helpful Remodeling Guides

So, you’re thinking about remodeling your home and aren’t sure where to begin. Our helpful remodeling guides for kitchen measurements, door openings, and decorative moulding might be just what you need to get started! Our Kitchen Measuring Guide Here’s information on how to get the necessary measurements for your kitchen remodel. Try our kitchen measuring …

Your Home Design Style

What is your home design style and do you have a definite preference? Whether you’re most comfortable with bold color choices, crisp contours, or the love of rustic wood, every style expresses a little bit about you. But that’s not to say you have to only choose only one for your home. Some styles can …

Stacked Ledger Stone Panels

Just what are stacked ledger stone panels? Quite simply, they are high quality stone that is cut and trimmed to a slim size. Multiple stone slabs are then stacked vertically and horizontally together for a 3-dimensional appearance. Stacked stone panels add rustic charm to their surroundings.  And the panels vary beautifully in shade, color, and finish. …

Coronavirus Update (COVID-19)

Coronavirus update (COVID-19) from Builders Surplus, dated April 2020. In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, we at Builders Surplus are continuing to adjust to the needs for the safety and health of our customers and associates. Our retail business is open. Since we supply building materials to contractors and homeowners, we are an essential business …

Around the House: Things Dad Taught Me

Buying a home, especially your first home, is exciting. But be honest, don’t you wish you knew a little more about what was expected once you owned a home? These are a few things my Dad taught me about avoiding trouble around the house. Hope these suggestions help you avoid issues you haven’t even thought …