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Holiday Wish List: Home Renovation Version

Hey all! Hope everyone is having a very happy holiday season so far!

In anticipation of the lull that comes after Christmas, I am asking for some very unique things on my Christmas list this year – home renovation supplies/services!

Here is my ultimate wish list:

Granite Countertops:

Not only do they look beautiful, but they are great for resale value. Other benefits of granite countertops include:

>Easy to clean

>Heat resistant (if you are setting down warm pans without hotplates like I so often do!)

>Hold value – granite tops don’t depreciate


Some of my favorite countertops

New Light Fixtures:

I think of light fixtures as jewelry for my home. I am looking to jazz it up with some new pendant lighting and drum shades throughout my house this year … and maybe a chandelier or two. Here are a few that I have been coveting:

New Flooring:
This is a tough one. My fiancé is a carpet lover, but with a yellow lab running around the house I am looking for something easy to clean. My top three picks for wood flooring would be:

What home improvement projects are you looking to start in the new year?