Starecasing: With the StareCasing System three-step installation process, you just measure, cut and install. The patented tread and riser overlays fit over your existing staircase like a glove. No messy demolition. No guesswork. Just beautiful hardwood stairs. In a matter of hours, you can convert carpeted stairs to hardwood without the cost or hassle of total reconstruction.
As seen on Tiny House Nation May 25th episode. This is a 400sf tiny house that accommodates 2 adults and two children; dining for up to 12; a full kitchen with Island; luxury bath; indoor/outdoor living; totally wired and wireless. Built for the family by Lil Lodges in Alabama then trucked to NY state. If you are a family of two, no second floor is needed so you could have vaulted ceilings throughout. Cost to build/furnish: $100K
Mix and match colors of wood laminate flooring, add a few stone tiles as accents, and suddenly you've made an extraordinary wood floor for the same cost as an ordinary one. Learn how to create an exciting design with prefinished wood laminate flooring at http://www.familyhandyman.com/DIY-Projects/Flooring/Laminate-Flooring/diy-hardwood-floors-lay-a-contrasting-border/View-All