Atlanta Home Remodeling Blog

Master on Main

Over the last year we have noticed an increase in client requests to move or add a master suite to the main floor of their homes. There are several reasons why this need has become more prevalent. Aging in Place In recent years, there has been an increased desire amongst retirees to live in theirRead More


Kitchen Lighting Design

You may not realize it, but kitchen lighting is one of the most important items you have to consider when designing a kitchen. If the lighting is poorly designed, you destroy your kitchens function and visual punch. There are 3 different levels of lighting to consider: Task lighting, function lighting, and drama lighting. “Task” andRead More


Designing a Pet Friendly Home

The Chinese New Year is upon us, and 2018 is the Year of the Dog. The Year of the Dog highlights dependability and loyalty in work and relationships, and for those of you that have a dog [or any pet in general!] you know that our furry companions are as loyal as they come. HereRead More


2018 Design Trends: What’s In [and What’s Out]

As the New Year begins, a new wave of design trends are becoming increasingly popular. Let’s explore the top kitchen and bath trends to watch out for in 2018, as well as ways to incorporate them into your next remodeling project. Let’s start with the 2018 Colors of the Year: Benjamin Moore Caliente AF-290 SherwinRead More


Announcing: Design Only Services!

Design Plan

The summer is flying by and it’s almost time for the kids to go back to school. Here at MOSAIC we are enjoying the strong economy, which has kept us busy this year and allowed us to continue to evaluate and perfect our offerings. At the core of our business we are an exceptional residentialRead More


5 Tips to a Gorgeous Outdoor Living Space

1. Plan for Year Round Enjoyment Atlanta has great year round weather that allows for outdoor living enjoyment during any season. In order to maximize your time outdoors consider these trends when planning your remodel.  We are seeing more built-in grilling areas with counter tops to make cooking easier and fridges to have cold beveragesRead More


Bathroom Safety Tips: Grab Bars

Have grab bars evolved since 1990 when the Americans With Disabilities Act was enacted? Grab bars back then were very institutional looking and certainly not very attractive. Since then they have become an integral piece of the bath accessory lines and are actually quite attractive. As the aging in place movement has picked up momentum,Read More


Remodeling Your Kitchen? Don’t Forget the Sink!

What role does the sink play in a kitchen renovation? Selecting the proper sink is as important as selecting the right appliances. There are many different sink styles, sizes and finishes, and they all provide a different function. The client who uses their kitchen once a week to cook boxed macaroni will have different needsRead More


Kitchen Case Study: A View to a Thrill

Kitchen After

Client Requirements: These empty-nester clients had lived in the house for 20 years. She loves to cook and to can vegetables from her beautiful backyard garden. She wanted more space for storing canning goods and a center island. Yet her existing kitchen was too shallow to include an island. MOSAIC Group’s goal was to addRead More


Get to Know MOSAIC’s People – Rick Goldstein

Architect Rick Goldstein is a principal of Atlanta-based MOSAIC Group [Architects and Remodelers]. When and why did you choose this career? I knew from a very young age that I wanted to be an architect. While in architecture school, we had a visiting professor who introduced us to design/build where we constructed a very elaborateRead More