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A Better Way

Posted on Friday, August 5th, 2022.

This Raleigh home originally had a tiered deck with a hot tub. It was large but lived small with chopped up seating areas. It was also rarely used for lack of protection from the hot sun. They wanted something better … Read more...

Rare Sighting

Posted on Tuesday, July 26th, 2022.

When Hank Wall started Wood Wise in 1990, he was wearing a tool belt, picking up materials, and actively building the projects he designed. Thirty-two years later, he is letting his trusted staff take over the construction end of things … Read more...

Enjoying the View

Posted on Wednesday, July 6th, 2022.

This brick ranch received a full Wood Wise renovation for the kitchen and laundry rooms along with replacing the old deck with a sunroom. This large remodel called for a new layout and plenty of clever design.

One part of … Read more...

Clean Cooking

Posted on Friday, June 24th, 2022.

Adding a fully vented hood over a cooktop transforms the kitchen in both form and function. Prior to this full renovation, this kitchen had the standard microwave with ductless venting over the cooktop. Wood Wise designer Kathy Walker worked with … Read more...

Home Gym Wonder

Posted on Friday, May 13th, 2022.

The desire to exercise conveniently at home was the driving force behind this new home gym. A windowless portion of the basement was changed into a bright space with plenty of recessed lighting and floor-to-ceiling mirrors. LVT sturdy flooring and … Read more...

Wise Expansion

Posted on Monday, May 2nd, 2022.

A first floor Wood Wise renovation of this 1970’s home included a full master bathroom makeover. The original bathroom was typical of the era: so small it could barely fit one person. Wood Wise designer Kathy Walker expanded it by … Read more...

Living Larger

Posted on Tuesday, April 19th, 2022.

We continue to be amazed at the radical transformations as the result of removing walls. Separated small spaces worked for yesterday’s style of living but not for today’s families.

By removing the wall and opening up this kitchen to the … Read more...