Entries by Michael Boss

The 3 Percent

It shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who has worked in or with the remodeling industry that we live and die based on case studies, testimonials…and, of course, reviews. All of which have served STRITE design + remodeling well over our 40-year history. Very well, indeed. So much so, that when asked how we […]

New Design for an Oddly Shaped Bath

It was bad enough that this ‘80s style bathroom was weighed down in oak and somber finishes — it was also strangely configured.  We breathed new life into its design by opening it up and letting the light shine in! Vision Here was a master bathroom that enjoyed a killer view of downtown Boise — […]

Designing Minds: The Ultimate Compromise

Is it really a compromise when everyone involved gets more than they bargained for? Based on their experience, our clients Paul and Becky would probably tell you that when you trust your remodel partner and keep your eyes on the prize, no one has to settle for less than everything they wanted. It’s an experience […]

A Dramatic Kitchen Remodel

Most folks would be forgiven for thinking that the ultimate in customization is to build from scratch. Granted, from both a design and construction perspective, a remodel always poses some constraints — for reasons of budget, if nothing else.  The sign of a great remodel project, however, is to make the “after” appear as though […]

Designing Minds: Retirement Rightsizing

Empty nests tend not to stay empty for long. Children grow, they leave for school or jobs — or simply to chart their own course in life — and homeowners adjust their lifestyles accordingly. When we combine these changes with retirement, a new set of dynamics drives how we look at our homes. And while […]

A Bathroom Remodel that Played Well with Others

We love a good collaborative effort — which is how we typically think of our relationships with our clients.  But we also enjoy working with other industry professionals.  One such professional is Gina Wegner, a talented designer with Seed Interiors. Our client had hired Gina for the interior design of their bathroom update, which was […]