Bathroom

Crossville Porcelain Tile
...or designers and architects. applications for useour products can be used indoors and outdoors, in both residential and commercial spaces. from sprawling retail spaces to luxurious residential guest bathrooms, american-made crossville tile is chosen by designers and architects in all industries for its beauty, sustainability, and functional design. indoorindoor floors and walls have long been ad...
Amtico® Vinyl Flooring
...most of the space available - a superb feature for a small room, a striking solution for an unusual room. anything is possible with amtico. amtico have a floor to suit the style of any kitchen or bathroom, traditional or contemporary, small or large...
Marazzi USA Tile
...marazzi group is a multinational, multicultural, worldwide enterprise that leads the world in design, manufacture and sale of ceramic tiles as well as other flooring materials, sanitary wares and bathroom furnishings still based on its visionary and systematic strategy. the group operates through five (5) business units (italy, usa, russia, spain, and france), 20 manufacturing plants ...
BerryAlloc Laminate Flooring
...nsumers can walk on alloc, or move furniture back on the floor, immediately after installation. alloc is the perfect durable surface for kitchens, living rooms, bedrooms, hallways, family rooms and bathrooms. alloc is not recommended for rooms with floor drains or similar wet areas.  tests have proven alloc's durability. alloc original flooring is the only laminate flooring with a lifetime, five...
Silestone® Quartz Surface
...ompetitive price make it the superior choice over natural stone or plastic solid surfaces. silestone is selected by thousands of customers, architects and designers for use as kitchen counter tops, bathroom, vanities, flooring and fireplace surrounds. beyond beauty the beauty of silestone is endless. silestone has bridged the gap between nature and technology, bringing elegance to every home...
Village Wallpaper
...ge assortment are its licensed collections, featuring designs from major league baseball, the national football league, nascar, crayola and coca-cola. village offers designs suitable for kitchens, bathrooms, children's rooms and other interiors...
Villeroy & Boch
...villeroy & boch today manufactures complete installations for both bathroom and kitchen at seven production facilities in germany, france, romania, the netherlands, austria and hungary. the following products are supplied directly by villeroy & boch or manufactured under contract: · sanitary appliances such as washbasins, wcs, bidets,   urinals and shower trays · fitting...
Vitromex® Tile
...t, vitromex today is one of north america’s most important brands for the production and commercialization of ceramic floor and wall tile, sanitaryware, accessories and accompaniments for creating bathroom ambience. our annual sales have grown upwards of 12% per year over the past 5 years, which allows us to say with pride that we are one of the most dynamic businesses in the finish work indu...
Porcelanosa® Tile
...tile manufacturing has been our backbone since the early 70s, but today the porcelanosa group excels also at the manufacturing of bathroom vanities, sanitary ware, kitchens and related products. this product offering comes together in our lifestyle concept, an integrative view of our products as home-making solutions for residential and commercial customers worldwide. as a result, today ...
Madera® Wood Tile
...ith moisture. why choose madera wood tile over hardwood? madera is moisture-proof. hardwood will swell and peak when damaged by moisture. the perfect healthy home: madera in the kitchen, bathrooms, foyer, laundry room and basement. hardwood floors in the living room, family room and bedrooms.   ...
Simonton Windows®
...ncreasingly specifying more windows into the home, and at simonton, we’re meeting the challenge by making low maintenance windows and patio doors available in a variety of styles and sizes.” for bathroom areas with little wall space, monroe recommends considering a transom or geometric window directly set over a shower stall or garden tub. unique window shapes, such as octagons, trapezoid...
American Standard Plumbing Fixtures
...company tracing its roots back to the 19th century, many americans remember growing up with american standard and standard logos in their childhood homes. it is estimated that three out of every five bathrooms in the us today includes an american standard product...
EasyHeat® Warm Tiles
...y and they are backed by the good housekeeping seal, so you have the assurance of a professional quality floor warming system that’s right for you. easy and quick to install an average size bathroom of 30 ft2 (2.79 m2) should take about 2 hours to install the floor warming system...
Aquabrass
...aquabrass is proud to broaden its family products by offering architectural hardware, sinks and bathrooms consoles. forged with noble and varied materials such has glass, porcelain, steel and wrought iron, aquabrass products create an essential, unique and stylized link between our daily life and water. although aquabrass' headquarters are located in montreal, quebec, canada, we also...
Hansgrohe Bath
...n and bath. for us, the shower is not just part of a busy day—it's quality time to be savored and enjoyed. a kitchen faucet should be beautiful as well as provide high-quality performance. the bathroom is more than a functional part of your home; it is a declaration of your individuality. hansgrohe's brands enrich the experience of water and enhance your home, creating total refinement ...
Mico Designs Faucets
... and appreciation for the art of the kitchen. these are a few of the conversation starters ... the art of the bath make a splash. make a statement. and why not? mico designs can fill your bathroom with more than just hardware. imprint your own unique style. with mico's comprehensive line of faucets, tub spouts, handles, pressure balance & thermostatic controls, shower heads, an...
St Thomas Creations
...st thomas creations was founded in 1987 as a sanitary ware and bathroom fixture company. our mission since inception has been, and continues to be, to provide our customers with the best possible customer service, while providing excellent product selection, quality and value. during our years of significant growth we have never lost sight of our fundamental core value-integrity;- integr...
Teragren Bamboo Surfaces
... countertops or restaurant table tops. extremely durable. 40% harder than red oak. the traditional bamboo face with contrasting strand bamboo core provides a beautiful visual accent to any kitchen or bathroom design or other interior application. prefinished with a food-safe mineral oil/beeswax finish. also available unfinished. ...
SunTouch® Radiant Floors
...like a walk on the beach. walking on a suntouch radiant floor is like a walk on a sun-soaked beach. the electric radiant heat mats bring warmth to kitchens, bathrooms, commercial or institutional entries and just about anywhere you want warm tile, stone, or laminate flooring. and with nearly 45 different sizes of mats, you can be sure to find the sizes you need for rooms of almost any siz...
Pioneer Cabinetry
...pioneer cabinetry has been a manufacturer of semi-custom kitchen and bathroom cabinetry since 1986. our factory is located in davison, mi and our cabinetry is sold through a network of kitchen and bath dealers throughout the midwest. we stand behind our motto as being "the signature of quality and craftsmanship" and feel you will not find a better "value" cabinet on th...
Sistone Natural Stone
...e slurry. currently located in van nuys, california, sistone has approximately 60 employees, including 25 skilled installation specialists, who are at work installing stone sinks, kitchens and bathrooms, at an average of 5 locations a day. also sistone installers can provide demolition services and removal of existing surfaces. our installers work in a crew with a lead whose job it i...
WarmlyYours Radiant Floor Heating
...ant floor heating. a thin electric mat installed in thinset cement or self-leveling concrete, controlled by a timer-thermostat with an in-floor sensor will cost $500-to-$600 for an average size bathroom and it will operate on less than 10 cents a day of electricity. whether it is in your bathroom or your kitchen, tile has always been one of the coldest surfaces in your home. traditiona...
Original Style Tile
...ve been used in such wide-ranging projects as hollywood film star homes, arabian mosques, from english country pubs to international opera houses. they add genuine beauty to the home, not only in bathrooms and kitchens, but also in hallways, verandas, conservatories and porches – the possibilities are endless......
Solida Cork Flooring
...ral warmth and charm as well as ease of maintenance along with corks natural anti microbial and hypoallergenic properties makes solida cork a perfect selection for residential uses in kitchens, bathrooms, basements, family rooms, dining rooms, in fact, the entire house...
Transolid® Solid Surfacing
...tz. completely customize your bath with a transcendence furniture piece. shower and tub wall surfacestransolid’s shower and tub wall surfaces consist of everything to give that little corner of your bathroom the same refreshing recharge it provides you. there are shower pans, shower walls, tub walls, corner cove strips, optional finish trim, and shelving accessories all designed to fit the most p...
Kindred Sinks
... collection includes farmhouse, under-mount, countertop, worktop, and backsplash models kindred steel queenkindred steel queen sinks are available for every room in the house, including the kitchen, bathroom, hospitality, laundry and utility rooms. reginoxreginox sinks are a line of builder grade product available in a variety of single and double bowl configurations. commercial sinkwarefranke ...
Danze Fixtures
...ul inside and out. from our rich, lustrous finishes to our ceramic disc valves with a drip-free guarantee to our solid brass waterways. we pay attention to every last detail as if it were the first. bathroomswhere is it written that a bathroom is simply a place to, well, go to the bathroom? at danze, everything we make is designed to delight all your senses. from a wide array of gorgeous lavatory...
Mystic Granite & Marble
... the orlando market as home construction started to boom. it was the beginning of the “stone age” when granite and marble’s popularity began to surge in central florida. natural stone for kitchen and bathroom countertops was in high demand. decorators wanted more colors to offer their clients and mystic was ready to deliver. with darlene spezzi as president/ceo, today’s mystic employs over 50 pe...
Elkay Sinks
...at elkay, we design thoughtful details into every sink, faucet and accessory we make, to enhance the way they function and simplify your everyday. upgrade your kitchen, bathroom or entertainment area, with spectacular material and color choices, from stainless steel and copper to fireclay and granite. ...
Kitchen Craft Cabinetry
... than 30 years ago in winnipeg, manitoba. it is now sold in hundreds of stores in canada and the united states. kitchen craft manufactures two lines of cabinetry, integra and aurora, for the kitchen, bathroom, home office, laundry and throughout the home. in 2002, kitchen craft became part of the masterbrand group of cabinet manufacturers, offering multiple lines of modular, semi-custom and custom...
Kodiak Cabinets
...kodiak cabinets (a division of total building products, llc) was founded in 2007 as a kitchen and bathroom cabinet manufacturer. our factories are located in anchorage, ak, ferndale, wa, and waipahu, hi. in ferndale, our sister company, hertco, crafts premium semi-custom frameless cabinetry available throughout the western united states and canada. our anchorage facility has the capacity to produc...
Icestone Surfaces
...icestone surfaces can replace mined or engineered stone, rivals the strength of quarried stone, and are ideal for kitchen countertops and backsplashes, bathroom vanities and shower walls, tabletops, flooring, and outdoor pavers. icestone surfaces passed the american disabilities act (ada) flooring guidelines for slip resistance; however, an authorized fabricator will have to convert icestone slabs...
Foremost Cabinets / Bath Supply
... headquartered in east hanover, new jersey, foremost groups is a global enterprise consisting of four product divisions with manufacturing in asia and north america. the four divisions are: bathroom fixtures | outdoor furniture | indoor furniture | food service equipment corporate social responsibility foremost groups, inc. is committed to be a financially, socially, enviro...
Thomasville Cabinetry
...open your eyes and dream. of gorgeous new cabinets that can transform your entire home - kitchen cabinets, bathroom cabinets, home office cabinets, home entertainment cabinets, laundry, game room, any room of your home. of performa organization system for kitchen cabinets, a new way of organizing that makes it easy to find and store what you need. of custom accents and decorating ideas - plate rac...
Maax
...maax's mission is to proactively fulfill the needs of the bath market by designing, providing and supplying innovative bathroom products to its north american customers.  we will become the leader by leveraging our market knowledge and technical expertise and by developing and offering value-added, differentiated, profitable products and services and by delighting our customers and end-us...
TBA Cabinetry
...pipe and fittings manufacturing and distribution operation. rapid expansion of the business in the 1970's and early 1980's began to include the distribution of vanities, faucets, and sinks for the bathroom. by the mid 1990's, tba, llc had expanded exponentially and introduced the distribution of kitchen cabinetry and electrical products. today, tba, llc has continually broadened its product...
Vitraform
...vitraform high end bathroom sinks, bathroom vessel sinks and bathroom counter sinks. luxury bath sinks and fixtures...
Warm Rain Corporation
...warm rain showers and tub/showers are the most dependable and long-lasting bathroom fixtures in the world. we hear people say,"they just don't make them like they used to!" well, here at warm rain, we do build them "like they use to". we build hand crafted, high quality bath fixtures with pride. we build with the intent to deliver value to our customers; quality and...
Pinnacle Countertop Solutions
...the "pinnacle" of the industry, committed to the "peak" degree of quality; ready to "perform" on our claims and "produce." pinnacle products are sold directly to fabricators of countertops for bathrooms and kitchens. pinnacle solid surface is also utilized in other diverse applications, such as furnishings and wall cladding. our commitment to superior products at competitive prices al...
Armstrong Cabinets
...armstrong cabinetry continues its commitment to consumers with cabinets products for the home.  armstrong's kitchen cabinets and bathroom vanities come in a variety of cabinet styles: raised panel, arched, and flat panel. we offer a variety of wood types, from cherry cabinets, maple cabinetry, and oak cabinets, to plantation hardwood, and birch.  you might also...
Hanstone USA
... and is backed by a 10-year warranty. all of these qualities have made hanstone a premier choice among builders around the world. for homeowners, it's an ideal surface for kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, bar tops and other surfaces. it's also perfect for high-traffic areas such as offices, banks, hotels and restaurants, where applications can also include walls, reception areas,...
Kraus USA Plumbing
...kraus is on the verge of becoming a leading designer and manufacturer of unique selection of bathroom fixtures and accessories. our broad selection includes vessel sinks, faucets, showers, vanities and bathroom accessories. kraus incorporates its distinguished style with superior functionality, affordability, yet maintaining highest standards of quality in its vast product line. guided b...
Starmark Cabinetry
...if you’ve been looking for quality cabinet companies to assist you in the design of your dream kitchen or bathroom, look no further than starmark cabinetry. we’re always here to answer your questions and guide you in creating livable space that’s attractive and affordable...
Armstrong Vinyl Tile
...weekend – even if you do it yourself! armstrong tile is the perfect, cost-effective way to give any room a quick-and-easy makeover and it's a flooring favorite for utility areas, kitchens, mudrooms, bathrooms and playrooms — or any flat and level surface other than stairs. vinyl floor tiles are versatile, so whatever your personal style, you can probably find a tile to match. sizemost styles of...
The Onyx Collection
...tures shower bases, shower pans, lavatories, tub surrounds, fireplace hearths, slabs, seats, trim and other shower accessories to your specifications in almost any sizes, shapes, and colors, for your bathroom remodeling needs...
Executive Cabinetry
...executive cabinetry fine european cabinetry is your source for built to order kitchen cabinets and bathroom cabinets. we are your exclusive connection for biltmore for your home cabinetry. we also offer a wide selection of decorative mouldings, corbels, posts, and turnings." <...
Flexitec Vinyl Flooring
...ear and tear of everyday life. it’s durable composition will resist rips, tears, scratches and gouges.  it is also resistant to water, mold and mildew, making it a great choice for kitchens and bathrooms.  most importantly, flexitec floors are easy to clean.  thanks to the quickclean and superguard wear layer, your floor will resist stains and scuffs better than other floors, so you can ...
Cabico Custom Cabinets
...for more than 20 years, cabico has been one of north america’s leading manufacturers of custom cabinetry for kitchens, bathrooms, or any other room in the home. our recognized experience and design flexibility make it possible for us to tackle even the most complex and innovative projects in under six weeks. with cabico, you get exceptional quality and the flexibility to create your ...
Evoke® Luxury Vinyl Floors
...ation options, value priced and premium product choices, and dozens of beautiful wood-themed colors and textures. they can be installed anywhere inside the home – including wet rooms like laundry and bathrooms – over just about any kind of subfloor material. ...
Karran USA
...manufacturer, importer and distributor of karran acrylic, stainless steel and quartz sinks for residential and commercial kitchen and bathroom applications. ...
Glazzio Tiles
...lor. they will continue to provide a dazzling appearance for many years to come. glazzio tiles can be used in a virtually unlimited range of applications, for instance: kitchen walls and back-splashbathroom wall and back-splashshowersborders to soften conventional ceramic tiled wallshighlight external building features and garden wallspools, spas and waterfallsand any applications to suit your i...
Tile Optima Porcelain
...tile optima offers the most advanced tile, kitchen and bathroom products for both commercial and residential applications. our large product offering will satisfy the needs of every project, budget and application. ...
Tile Optima Natural Stone
...tile optima offers the most advanced tile, kitchen and bathroom products for both commercial and residential applications. our large product offering will satisfy the needs of every project, budget and application. ...
Tile Optima Hardwood
...tile optima offers the most advanced tile, kitchen and bathroom products for both commercial and residential applications. our large product offering will satisfy the needs of every project, budget and application. ...
Merillat Cabinet Accessories
...merillat cabinet accessories make it easy to conquer clutter in the kitchen, bathroom, office or laundry...
Aptations
...through it all, there have always been 2 really big reasons for having the right mirror…. we want you to look great and have total confidence when you go out into the world, and….. we want your bathroom to look great too. that is why we have partnered with some of the best retailers and hotels in the world. we want you to have access to our beautiful mirrors – the large vanity mirrors...
Artisan Waterproof Flooring
...all of our spc and wpc flooring is 100 percent waterproof, which means they can go where engineered or laminate products weren’t sensible — bathrooms, basements, restaurant kitchens, commercial offices, and beyond. the possibilities are limitless. spc (stone plastic composite) and wpc (wood polymer composite) are the latest in innovative flooring material technology — offering high performance an...
Property Solutions LVT
...luxury vinyl tile - #1 selling vinyl with luxury vinyl flooring, you can have beauty & wear without a high-end price tag. our wide selection of hardwood and stone looks can give any room—even a bathroom, utility room, or mudroom—the look you desire. luxury vinyl is soft and keeps a constant temperature in all seasons, so it’s comfortable to walk on barefoot. it can even ease long periods ...
Otto Home Goods
...ct. while doing so, they created otto home goods brand by following current trends and collectively sharing their experiences about necessity, product range, design, etc. in construction products and bathroom cabinets. ...
Masland Luxury Vinyl Flooring
...stainmaster petprotect surface finish to benefit your pets. masland's waterproof vinyl planks have been successfully installed in homes, offices, and businesses. from the kitchen to the living room, bathrooms, and even the basement, look no further than masland 100% waterproof luxury vinyl flooring. ...
NexxaCore Vinyl Plank
...ents, we combine the look and feel of natural floors with the durable, waterproof elements of resilient floors. it’s now possible to install beautiful floors in high-risk areas such as kitchens, bathrooms, hair salon, and offices. ...
Innova Collection by Artisan
... — as well as classic favorites — from our engineered wood collections. innova collection flooring is 100 percent waterproof, and can go where engineered or laminate products weren’t sensible — bathrooms, basements, restaurant kitchens, commercial offices, and beyond. the possibilities are limitless. ...
Tlg Stone Design
...tlg stone design inc., is a family owned and operated business specializing in kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling, kitchen countertops, kitchen cabinets. tlg stone design inc., is serving in northern virginia, maryland and washington dc and fairfax, virginia. we have a huge variety of custom design options which set us apart from the competition. we carry all popular kitchen cabinet...
{LVT/LVP Flooring
...offering style, comfort and durability, along with enduring value. vinyl plank flooring is the perfect flooring solution for busy households, basements, bathrooms, and even kitchens. it has the natural, stunning look of wood, without the risk of water damage because it is waterproof! … this makes vinyl flooring impervious to spills and other wet accidents in your home...
MIR Mosaic
...al mosaics. our products reflect the latest and most innovative trends in mosaic tile industry and offer a unique appearance unachievable with conventional tiles. whether you are working on a simple bathroom remodel, or a big commercial project, mir mosaic delivers the finest collection of mosaic tiles the world has to offer. inspired by fashion and the latest developments in the mosaic tile prod...
Mohawk SolidTech Plus
...wear layer and enhanced lacquer finish, while easyclean technology adds enhanced stain and soil protection to ensure easy cleanup for everyday accidents. optimal for wet areas, such as basements and bathrooms. waterproof to withstand spills and pet accidents. core construction prevents cupping and gapping due to moisture or temperature changes. mohawk® easyclean technology has enhanced stain and ...
EGGER Waterproof Laminate
...instead of cold tiles, would you rather have wood-based flooring in your bathroom? with egger aqua+ we have developed a special technology that makes laminate water-resistant. due to their high-quality processing and durability, aqua+ laminate floors are ideally suited for kitchens, bathrooms as well as entrance areas and hallways. besides wood decors, our laminate is available in tile effect, st...
Urban Floor Waterproof Flooring
...cascade is a stone polymer composite (spc) floor and can be installed in any room - kitchens, bathrooms, and basements alike. with an embossed grain that provides the look and feel of genuine hardwood, the cascade is as strong as it is beautiful. designed to absorb impact and resist scratches, the cascade’s timeless style is matched with an enduring construction. ...
Atlantis Waterproof Floors
...ntis offers you a flooring selection suitable from your dream home to vacation rentals, from city dwelling to a farmhouse; from beach to desert. a flooring which unifies the house from bedroom to bathroom to kitchen for its universal appeal and usage. indulge in beauty and strength of atlantis waterproof rigid core spc flooring without breaking your budget. ...
Cepac Tile
...stributor of japanese porcelain mosaic tiles. due to the frost proof and acid resistant nature of our products, they can be used in both interior and exterior applications. kitchen backsplashes, bathrooms and swimming pool waterlines are just a few of the areas where our collections can be utilized! cepac tile… where excellence in quality and service unite! ...
Garrison Luxury Vinyl
...this waterproof flooring will do wonders in any space, including areas prone to moisture, like bathrooms and kitchens. our flooring is constructed with an easy click installation system, making it as convenient as it is elegant. say no to repetitive and dull vinyl and say yes to one of these four stunning and sophisticated colors...
Bath Accessories
...bath accessories can make your bathroom stand out when the right kind of merchandise is purchased. so make your mind up about the impression you wish for your bathroom and decide on the finest bath accessories to accent the interior space. there are numerous bath accessories. from totally up-to-the-minute and sumptuous whirlpools or bathtubs that use innovative technology to aid in maki...
Bath/Vanity Lighting
...bathroom lighting should be uniform, bright and must minimize glare. for all the activities like shaving, showering, grooming etc. one must ensure equitable lighting across the entire bathroom space. the mirror area should definitely have at least two sources of light at least 1 feet apart to eliminate any shadows on the face. skin tones and hair color are highlighted with a tinge of yellow light....
Ceramic Tile
...ceramic tile makes an attractive addition to any room of the house. most often found in kitchens and bathrooms, ceramic tile can also be used to decorate ceilings, showers, bathtubs, countertops, flooring, walls, and even outdoors. decorative ceramic tile is also one of the most versatile design elements for an interior designer or decorator. the range of colors, multitude of textures and shapes, ...
Engineered Stone Countertops
...he applied sealants make saturation by germs impossible. beauty and variety. granite offers a virtually unlimited variety of patterns and colors and will add elegance and flair to any kitchen or bathroom design. value. with granite counters continuing to increase in popularity, the price of granite has decreased. installing granite countertops is also known to increase the value of your ...
Engineered Wood Flooring
...with higher moisture and humidity levels.  nevertheless, engineered wood does not perform well in rooms of the home where there is an abundance of moisture and humidity, such as in mudrooms and bathrooms. engineered plank flooring can also be installed over a radiant heat source. veteran installers vigorously discouraged radiant heating when using solid hardwood, but it is not a problem ...
Faux Wood Blinds
... cornice options. they are very durable and easy to maintain. faux woods will not to crack or warp, and are recommended for high humidity climates and rooms that may be subject to moisture, such as bathrooms, kitchens, and laundry rooms...
Granite Countertops
...he applied sealants make saturation by germs impossible. beauty and variety. granite offers a virtually unlimited variety of patterns and colors and will add elegance and flair to any kitchen or bathroom design. value. with granite counters continuing to increase in popularity, the price of granite has decreased. installing granite countertops is also known to increase the value of your ...
Hardwood Strip Flooring
... is a natural material and will contract and expand as ambient humidity conditions change. because of the effects of moisture, wood strip flooring is not recommended for use below grade, in kitchens, bathrooms or in laundry rooms. in order to keep the flooring manufacturer's warranty valid after installation, the areas in which the wood strip floors are installed must be adequately ventilated with...
Natural Fiber Rugs
...an - manufactured sisal are traditionally top of the range, using the best east african fibers. sisal from brazil is exceptionally strong. sisal is recommended for any area in your home, except bathrooms and kitchens. as the name implies, sea grass carpet is indeed a grass and sea water does play a part in its production. it is grown in china in paddy fields and at a certain point durin...
Rag Rugs
...ve down as a floor covering, hardwood, laminate, vinyl, tile, natural stone or marble, or wall-to-wall carpeting, floors are greatly enhanced when accented with a beautiful rag rug. try using them in bathrooms and see what a difference it makes in brightening these areas as well. you have nothing to lose. ...
Resilient/Vinyl Flooring
...e lowest priced, and easiest to install and maintain of the flooring options. vinyl's superior slip-resistance and its heat-welded seaming prevents bacterial and viral growth - ideal for kitchens and bathrooms. fashionable designs such as mosaics, natural stone, wood plank or parquet flooring are visually indistinguishable from the real thing. linoleum, the precursor to today’s resilient floorin...
Waterproof Flooring
...uine hardwood. waterproof vinyl is easy to install, and you don’t have to worry about waxing or sealing since it is completely impervious to water. therefore, if you want wood floors in your kitchen, bathroom, or entryway, go for it. ...
APEX / Alps (Herringbone)
...d most modern white oak looking vinyl, available in classic plank and stylish herringbone construction! this waterproof flooring will do wonders in any space, including areas prone to moisture, like bathrooms and kitchens. our apex flooring is constructed with an easy click installation system, making it as convenient as it is elegant. say no to repetitive and dull vinyl and say yes to one of the...
Pet Friendly Empower Rigid Core Flooring
...nd 10 technology provides best in class scratch and stain protection. 100% waterproof planksempower rigid core flooring is 100% waterproof making it perfect for high moisture areas such as kitchens, bathrooms and laundry rooms. extreme stabilityempower’s reinforced mineral core provides enhanced dimensional stability making it a great choice for three season rooms or for use in direct sunlight. ...
Finely Luxury Vinyl Tile
...esidential warranty. its innovative pre-attached backing ensures supreme comfort under foot while its easy-install locking system make this grey vinyl tile diy-friendly. in the kitchen, living area, bathroom, basement, and beyond, there’s no easier way to create luxurious, affordable, low maintenance floors than with lvp flooring. find coordinating gray vinyl plank flooring trim pieces below. ava...
Rigid Core Vantage
...fect for any room. rigid core vantage was built to maintain its beauty – even under high traffic, high moisture and high impact. 100% waterproofrigid core vantage flooring is perfect for any room – bathrooms, kitchens, basements, laundry rooms and more *when exposed to water, it won't swell, buckle or lose integrity. fast & easy installationsimply lock planks together by inserting and foldi...
Akadia Luxury Vinyl Planks
...dge enhances its authenticity, while an innovative pre-attached backing ensures supreme comfort under foot. akadia boasts a diy-friendly easy-install locking system, so in the kitchen, living area, bathroom, basement, and beyond, there’s no easier way to create luxurious affordable floors. this lvp flooring is also available in cyrus® 7x48” lvt planks and full range of trim pieces. xl cyrus®™ is...
Rigid Core Elements
...ayer protect against dents and other surface damage. backed by our 30-year limited residential warranty and tough enough for light commercial use. 100% waterproofinstall it anywhere — even kitchens, bathrooms, mudrooms and basements where floors can get the wettest. when exposed to water, planks will not swell, buckle or lose integrity. durable hybrid constructionwe've layered the best attribute...
Rigid Core Essentials
...ayer protect against dents and other surface damage. backed by our 30-year limited residential warranty and tough enough for light commercial use. 100% waterproofinstall it anywhere — even kitchens, bathrooms, mudrooms and basements where floors can get the wettest. when exposed to water, planks will not swell, buckle or lose integrity. durable hybrid constructionfrom top to bottom, rigid core e...
SolidTech Plus
...ndle them thanks to our unique all pet plus protection warranty, covering all pets, all accidents, all the time – plus scratch protection. 100% waterproofoptimal for wet areas, such as basements and bathrooms. waterproof to withstand spills and pet accidents. no gap guaranteecore construction prevents cupping and gapping due to moisture or temperature changes. easy to cleanmohawk® easyclean tec...
Ultimate Guide to Vinyl Sheet Flooring
...ike unique designs, wood, stone, and slate, it’s easy to create a floor that’s uniquely yours. waterproof. our vinyl sheet can be used anywhere, but they’re especially ideal for rooms like kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms and mudrooms.not permanent and expertly laid out for you. vinyl sheet is especially great for homeowners who like to change up their décor style frequently as it’s not permane...
SpillShield®Plus Waterproof Laminate Flooring
...a kitchen or bathroom remodel is filled with overwhelming decisions. mannington® makes it easier with our waterproof laminate flooring. beautiful. high-performance. it’s waterproof flooring at its best, combining the most realistic hardwood visuals and trending plank sizes with superior durability. have a messy household? restoration collection® floors are protected by spillshield®plus waterproof...
Pergo Extreme Waterproof Laminate Flooring
... and layered with an enhanced lacquer finish. the result is a strikingly beautiful floor that’s dent-proof, pet-proof, kid-proof, and waterproof.100% dent-proof, 100% waterproof laminate flooring for bathrooms & basements, 100% kid- & pet-proof deeper warrantyfloors as tough as ours deserve a warranty that’s just as impressive. that’s why pergo extreme has one of the most comprehensive wa...
Bathroom Flooring Upgrades
...according to the 2020 u.s. houzz & home study, bathrooms were the 2nd most popular rooms for renovations among homeowners. as you're spending more and more time at home these days, you may be considering a bathroom update as well. whether your guest bathroom, master bathroom or both could use some refreshing, our durable and waterproof luxury vinyl offers plenty of versatility! we're often as...
LUXE Plank Value
...yl tile is an affordable way to achieve the stylish look of authentic hardwood or natural stone. scratch and water resistance allow you to simulate natural materials in high moisture areas, including bathrooms, kitchens and laundry rooms. and it's easy to install: just peel, place and press. no special tools are required, and you can start enjoying your new floor right away! ...
EGGER PRO Laminate Aqua+
...decors including a variety of wood grain, stone and ceramic decors. the boards are available in two different board formats (classic and kingsize) and both in 8mm thickness. application areas include bathrooms, kitchens and living rooms, as well as bars, restaurants and retail spaces. why choose aqua+? √ up to 5x more water resistantour aqua+ flooring is up to 5× more resistant to water sw...
Korlok Select
...ree 24” x 6” american barnwood-inspired planks and two 6”x 24” marble-inspired herringbone tiles have been designed specifically to be placed in a herringbone pattern – perfect for smaller areas like bathrooms or entryways. if you wish to use the same color throughout a larger space or to change the lay pattern, consider laying the herringbone format in one room and their full-size counterparts in...
American Charm 6
...american charm 6 is built to withstand household wear and tear. it is a pet-friendly solution ideal for high-moisture areas such as kitchens, bathrooms, and laundry rooms. the urethane plus coating and 6-mil wear layer work together to protect from scratches, stains, and scuffs...
Korlok Select vs Ceramic and Porcelain Tile
...uals were developed from antique french cotta, calacatta marble, slate, limestone and include moorish stenciled tiles. perhaps you’re considering adding a ceramic or porcelain tile to your kitchen, bathroom or laundry room. with our korlok select stones you can enjoy the look of these materials without their practical drawbacks. here are some of the benefits of choosing korlok select stones over...
Mohawk Partners with Sunshine on a Ranney Day
...artner of sunshine on a ranney day since 2013, providing high-quality flooring for the charity’s home renovation projects. mohawk’s recent donations include solidtech flooring for nygil’s bedroom and bathroom makeover in fayetteville, ga. and priscilla’s bathroom makeover in decatur, ga. founded in 2012 by peter and holly ranney, sunshine on a ranney day specializes in wheelchair accessible bath...
Tarkett: Nine New Stone Designs for Popular ProGen™ Rigid Core LVT Collection
...t complement any taste,” said sharee thorton, product manager. “we’re excited to introduce our newest stone designs, which add an element of modern style that is sure to look great in kitchens, bathrooms, basements, or other high-traffic areas of the home.” progen is engineered to perform radically better than the leading competitive rigid core products under the rigors of daily wear. i...
What's the difference between linoleum and vinyl flooring?
...-sealed periodically. if this maintenance is skipped, the floor loses its water resistance and can also begin to curl up at the edges. because of its potential vulnerability to moisture and humidity, bathroom and laundry room installations are not recommended. on the other hand, most vinyl flooring (especially lvt, vinyl sheet and rigid core hybrid flooring) is waterproof without the need of a se...
Wood-Look Vinyl Flooring
... interior design — but for some reason, hardwood isn't the right fit for their particular project. challenging installation locations since hardwood is not recommended for moisture-prone areas like bathrooms and laundry rooms, you might opt for a vinyl floor that achieves the same look. vinyl sheet is a great choice for these spaces because it has no (or very few) seams and its surface is incred...
Wood-Look Vinyl Flooring
... interior design — but for some reason, hardwood isn't the right fit for their particular project. challenging installation locations since hardwood is not recommended for moisture-prone areas like bathrooms and laundry rooms, you might opt for a vinyl floor that achieves the same look. vinyl sheet is a great choice for these spaces because it has no (or very few) seams and its surface is incred...
How to Choose the Best Rigid Core Floor
... level — anywhere you have floors! lots of people pick it for frequently used gathering spaces like playrooms and kitchens where there's plenty of foot traffic (and easy cleanup and comfort are key). bathrooms, mudrooms, utility areas, laundry rooms and basements are also a good match since these floors perform superbly in high-moisture, high-use areas. of course with how realistic, chic and beau...
How to Choose the Best Plank Floor
...thing traditional wood flooring can offer. where can i install solid hardwood, engineered hardwood, and rigid core flooring? solid and engineered hardwood floors shouldn't be installed in kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, mud rooms, or anywhere else you might have spills or splashes. solid hardwood floors also cannot be installed in basements. rigid core flooring can be installed in any room o...
3 Glass Tile Bathroom Design Concepts Inspired By Summer
...get lost in the beauty of a summer getaway right in your bathroom by designing with glass tile. brightly colored glass tile, like shimmering ocean blues, bright yellows, or shades of sea green evoke the feeling of sun-kissed beaches and ocean breezes, and with american olean’s large selection of glass mosaic shapes and styles, you can create your private escape. from tranquil blues, jewel-toned ...
4 Tips for Using Tile Sizes to Your Advantage
...nce and proportional look of the room. 2. tiny tiles help a small rooms flow tiny tiles can help improve the flow of small floor plans when the spacing between the sink, toilet, cabinets, and other bathroom fixtures is compact. small tiles like mosaic tiles require fewer cuts, which ultimately offers a more streamlined look. 3. plank tiles add depth and texture when you want the warmth and coz...
Vinyl Flooring That Looks Like Stone
...e instead of polished, as if it’s been gently worn by time. earth-toned colors range from ivory and gold to blue, tan and brown. marble – classic carrara marble is an elegant choice for kitchens and bathrooms, and it works beautifully with metal accents. quartz – this stone floor-look reveals the remarkable crystalline structure of quartz in flecks and eddying pools of neutral tones. limestone ...
Decorating Walls with Flooring
...ike natural stone because it's constructed from 75% stone. it's water, scratch and stain resistant — and unlike ceramic and natural stone, isn't susceptible to cracking.  install anywhere. kitchens, bathrooms, basements. the only places we don't recommend are shower walls, fireplace surrounds or any wall application that exposes it to continuous saturation or temperatures above 300°f. easy insta...
How to Choose the Best Plank Floor
...thing traditional wood flooring can offer. where can i install solid hardwood, engineered hardwood, and rigid core flooring? solid and engineered hardwood floors shouldn’t be installed in kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, mud rooms, or anywhere else you might have spills or splashes. solid hardwood floors also cannot be installed in basements. rigid core flooring can be installed in any room o...
Pro Tips for Cleaning up Pet Stains
...son we sometimes find it hard to love them. to put it delicately… accidents happen. your little buddy is just an animal after all, and sometimes they forget where and when they’re supposed to use the bathroom. the result is a pain for you and a stain for your floor —and you’ve got to clean it up. here are some easy remedies for dealing with pet stains on your floor. pet stains on carpetthe worst ...
Ultimate Guide to Laminate Flooring
...lection® laminate floors feature our spillshield® waterproof surface warranty.there’s no need to worry about spills, melting ice cubes, water dripping dogs and more which makes it great for kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, basements and mudrooms. affordability. laminate can provide you with the look of hardwood or tile at a fraction of the cost. superior indoor air quality. this is a very imp...
Why Choose Waterproof Vinyl Plank Flooring
...ed benefit of being waterproof. when exposed to water, vinyl planks will not lose any structural integrity, making them perfect for any room in your home. from the waterproof kitchen flooring to the bathroom and even the wet basement, vinyl plank flooring is the perfect solution for any room and household. get to know the mannington adura® vinyl plank family meet our family of four: adura®maxap...
How To Make Dark Walls Work In Your Home
...from bedrooms to living rooms, bathrooms and even tighter spaces like laundry rooms, dark colors can elevate the elegance of your home design when paired with the right flooring, furnishings, and accessories. see how you can incorporate dark wall color into your home design. dress your bathroom with dark jewel tones. rich tones on your walls, like the emerald jade color seen here work best when p...
Restoration Collection® laminate flooring
...what a peaceful retreat! this bathroom is quite the refreshing space, featuring our restoration collection® laminate flooring in fair haven—ideal for bathrooms because it includes our spillshield® waterproof warranty. shown in color: brushed natural...
Five Benefits of Vinyl Plank Flooring
...ng is quickly becoming a favorite among homeowners for a lot of reasons, like these: waterproof. waterproof vinyl planks can be used anywhere, but they’re especially ideal for rooms like kitchens, bathrooms, and wet basements. from accidental spills to pet messes, mannington’s worry free vinyl plank options keep your flooring protected from moisture. realistic visuals. perhaps one of the bigg...
Is Luxury Tile the Same as Linoleum Flooring?
...hicker and more resistant to wear and damage. most lvt comes with a 10- to 15-year warranty for residential use. it is much more water-resistant than linoleum, making it a better choice for kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, and any other place likely to have spills and other messes. care linoleum: daily care is easy, and it can stand up to harsh chemicals, which makes it ideal for institutiona...
Decorating Your Home with Bold Colors
... might come in the form of a richly colored accent table or chair. creative cabinetry traditional wood grain cabinetry sometimes gives way to far more creative color schemes in kitchens and bathrooms. while white is still a popular choice, and can even be considered bold in the right setting, true color on cabinets is also gaining traction among homeowners. with the right backsplash,...
Homeowners Drive Growth for Decorative Tile
...e residential market will support demand for decorative tile's use in flooring, as rising personal incomes will allow more homeowners to undertake such projects as the renovations of kitchens and bathrooms and the addition of new bathrooms. these and other trends are presented in decorative tile, a new study from the freedonia group, a cleveland-based industry research firm. more info...
4 Steps for DIY Paint Project Success
... painting is one of the easiest and most impactful diy projects for homeowners to quickly update their homes. whether it's a new look in a master bathroom, adding a pop of color to the guest room, finishing off a basement remodel or anything in-between, a fresh coat of paint provides a fresh spin that's all your own. to make your painting project go smoothly, consider following thes...
Advice from SMART Carpet and Flooring: Elderly Should Avoid Using Porcelain Tile in Bathrooms
...lace, minor improvements should be made to their homes to make them safer. every year, one in four people over the age of 65 experiences a fall, with 80 percent of those falls taking place in the bathroom, according to the national council on aging. the advice from smart carpet and flooring is to replace bathroom flooring with modern luxury vinyl flooring, which is more slip-resistant th...
American Industrial Partners' Acquisition of Armstrong Flooring's Wood Flooring Business Is a Win-Win Deal
...umber of its existing holdings, especially its acpi cabinet manufacturing subsidiary." "aip will benefit from being able to offer an expanded wood product line to home builders and kitchen and bathroom remodeling specialists throughout the us and canada, as well as by being able to achieve greater economies of scale in the purchase of lumber." for armstrong flooring, the transaction ...
Five Show House Trends to Inspire Your Renovation
...wall that's essentially a floor-to-ceiling panel of things that grow. pairing the lush greenery and soft blooms with statement fixtures - such as the curved shape of kohler's veil trough vessel bathroom sink - will make your space into the perfect place to retreat and take time out for self-care. staying in that vein of incorporating nature-inspired elements, designers are also incorpora...
5 Steps to Incorporate Universal Design
... as more homeowners opt to remodel their current homes for accessibility and safety, those concerns are taken into consideration especially for kitchens or bathrooms. special considerations often should be made for those falling in the baby boomer age group, who especially should take into account the accessibility of their homes and improvements that can be made. incorporate uni...
Home Upgrades that Really Work/Ideas and inspiration to create more functional spaces
...  bathroom and kitchen upgrades are among the most popular home renovations, but not just because the improvements are likely to increase the home's value. renovations to these high-use areas can enhance the practical enjoyment of your home while adding aesthetic appeal and style. a better bathroom bathroom makeovers can take many forms, from simple updates to total overhaul...
Simple Home Renovations/7 projects that improve resale value
...nating with built-in shelving flanking a fireplace. while getting the angles and fit just right is hardly a beginner's endeavor, it's a project that can pay dividends in the long run. better bathrooms many homeowners approach a bathroom upgrade with big projects in mind, like swapping out the vanity, replacing the tub or installing tile flooring. however, it's possible to make a no...
Home Improvements with High ROI
...finish them for a budget-friendly alternative to installing new flooring. another option that holds or even increases the value of your investment is tile, particularly in spaces like kitchens, bathrooms and laundry areas. roofing re-roofing a home gives it an instant value boost, but it's a job that needs to be repeated periodically. one longer-term and on-trend alternative to tra...
Ideas for an On-Trend Bathroom
... (family features) bringing an outdated bathroom into the now is a sure way to infuse value and personal enjoyment into your home.  whether you're tearing down and starting fresh or simply looking to infuse some new life with a few key elements, these ideas, paired with an option such as wellborn cabinetry, can give you the inspiration you need to transform a tired toilet into a...
A Handy Guide to Starting a Home Remodel
...ize to simplify each step of the process including design, budgeting and more. if you're planning a home remodel, a comprehensive resource like jcpenney home services offers a one-stop-shop for bathroom remodeling, countertops, custom window treatments, flooring, heating and cooling, water heaters and whole-home water treatment. you can find unique landing pages for each service that p...
3 Kitchen and Bath Trends for 2018
...  when it's time for a home remodel, specifically of a bathroom or kitchen, many homeowners turn to trendy looks as inspiration. color, texture and material variance, like using different types of tile, lead the way in this year's kitchen and bath trends. to help amplify the look and appeal of your space, consider these tips from the experts at the national association of the r...
4 Types of Flooring Tile that Look Like Wood
...ring. these tiles combine the aesthetics of wood flooring with the durability of porcelain tiles. however, these are likely to be a less popular flooring choice in commercial environments, outside of bathrooms and kitchen areas. porcelain tile floors are noisy underfoot and often cold to the touch, offering poor thermal insulation and contributing to an uncomfortable indoor environment. they are ...
Transform Your Bathroom into the Ultimate Paradise
... many people spend a lot of time in the bathroom. it's a functional space where you can bathe, get ready for the day and take care of business. however, the bathroom can be so much more than that: it can offer a place to destress, relax and recharge before taking on the morning or after conquering a long day. now you can escape to your own paradise without leaving home. these simp...
Warm up with 5 DIY projects to tackle this winter
...y exterior openings to your home - such as heat or water pipes and cracks in your siding - and you'll create a barrier between you and the pests trying to sneak in. * make a big splash in your bathroom. no, you're not going to spontaneously decide to remodel your bathroom, but a few tiny changes in this space can make it seem as though you did. replacing your existing fixtures is a cost...
5 budget-friendly master bathroom upgrades you'll cherish for years
... what does your bathroom mean to you? is it an oasis, a place to unwind, relax and let the cares of the day simply melt away? or is it just another room in your house? if your answer is the latter, then your bathroom isn't doing everything it could. the good news is, getting your space there doesn't have to break your bank or signal a months-long remodeling process. the truth is th...
Room-by-Room Renovations-Small changes that add up to a big impact
...ing for an aesthetic change. other small-scale options include swapping out the countertop and sink, changing the lighting fixtures and updating tired floors with contemporary wood or tile. bathroom when plumbing is involved, project costs can skyrocket, but there are some relatively simple ways you can give your bathroom a facelift on a modest budget. for starters, swap out all t...
3 Ways to Throwback Style
... when it's time for a bathroom or kitchen upgrade, some of the greatest inspiration may come from another time entirely. some of the most on-trend styles of today are actually throwbacks to bygone eras. learn how to make your updated spaces pay tribute to re-emerging trends and add your own modern touches with these three new-again looks. retro-modern a retro-modern design is u...
Tricked out with Tech/Bathroom features that take smart living to a whole new level
...tivities and enrich your ability to enjoy the comforts of home. with new products joining this category at an exponential pace, there's a way to boost the smart function of every room, even the bathroom. climate controls environmental elements like lighting and temperature are among the first signals your brain processes when you enter a new space. aligning those nuances with your ...
Upgrades that Boost Your Home's Value and Enjoyment
...s for an all-around smart investment. add technology in unexpected places. with the surge in smart devices, it's becoming increasingly common to add technology throughout the house, and the bathroom is no exception. from heated floors to mirrors with embedded tv screens, the options are plentiful. a bathroom outfitted with the latest technology can bring function and a whole new le...
Prepare Your Home for Holiday Guests
... from reclining to inclining. these bases can be suitable for sleepers with chronic pain, sleep disorders such as sleep apnea or the average sleeper just looking for additional comfort. guest bathroom although visitors are likely to carry their own toiletries, it can be awkward to discover a forgotten essential while in an unfamiliar home. stock your guest bath with the basics to en...
Kitchen and Bath Remodeling Trends to Watch
... investing thousands of dollars in a kitchen or bathroom remodel can be daunting, but it doesn't have to be. check out some of these trends from the national association of the remodeling industry (nari) to consider when planning your next kitchen or bath remodel. make your home smarter it used to be that internet meant high-tech. now, especially with the internet of things, it mean...
Give Your KITCHEN a Facelift
... surface looking like new. the line of countertops comes in a wide range of nature-inspired colors and textures, from stunning marbled patterns to warm coastal hues, perfect for beautifying kitchens, bathrooms and work spaces.learn more at radianz-quartz.com. ...
Improvements for Independence/Modifications to make your home more accessible
... ensure that a home is ready for aging in place. forward-thinking improvements may also help prevent falls, which often cause the need for long-term care. many changes, such as adding grab bars in bathrooms, can be done without a major redesign or full-blown renovation. depending on your circumstance, it may also make sense to consider things like widening doorways and lowering countertop heigh...
5 ways to create big luxury in a small master bathroom
...  if you’re thinking about remodeling your small bathroom, you may know that studies show updating a bathroom of any size can increase the value of a home. however, there’s a statistic from a houzz survey you might not know: 75 percent of people who renovate a master bathroom don’t make it bigger. enlarging a small master bathroom is often impractical; you may need to take space from an...
6 must-know kitchen and bathroom design trends
... many homeowners today wonder how they can turn their bathrooms or kitchens into something worthy of making the rounds on pinterest or instagram. as more people want to give their home a personal and stylish touch, home decorating and interior design is hotter than ever, and the possibilities are seemingly limitless. the only problem is that making up your mind can be overwhelming. if you’ve...
A room-by-room guide to decluttering your home
... for it, a large shelving or cabinet unit can help contain clutter. add decorative containers to help keep everyday items like toys, magazines and other frequently used items organized on shelves. bathroom basic tactics: * tackle the linen closet and trash any partial bottles of shampoo, tubes of toothpaste and towels that have seen better days. be brutal. if you haven’t used that half bo...
Rethinking bathroom design
...  as homeowners begin to dream up plans to update their kitchens and bathrooms, they can spend hours searching for inspiration on the web or one of the many home renovation television shows. there’s no shortage of beautiful ideas and designs out there, but before you make any decision, you should start with the crucial question: what is it i really want? a recent study conducted by the ...
Renovations for the Ages - Antique upgrades for kitchen and bath
...res. an added benefit to an antique motif: the opportunity to display family heirlooms and treasures from previous generations that blend seamlessly into your home. in most houses, the kitchen and bathrooms are where modern conveniences are most obvious. the appliances and fixtures in these rooms offer convenience and function few homeowners are willing to sacrifice for the sake of aesthetics. ...
7 'little' upgrades that can mean a lot to homebuyers
...sold a home knows how even little things can sway a buyer to feel a particular house is "just right." while major features such as a good location, a big kitchen, and a certain number of bedrooms and bathrooms all drive a home’s price and how attractive it is to buyers, small details like fresh paint and new faucets can also help clinch a sale. when you’re trying to sell your home, you should b...
Easy DIY projects to prepare your home for sale
... room, so explore affordable options at your local home improvement store. once you select the style you like best, just get your screwdriver and swap out the old for new. re-caulk the kitchen and bathroom – exposure to water and moisture over time can cause caulk to look dirty and unsightly. potential buyers are sure to note mold, mildew, dirt, and stains on old caulk. for a clean appearance, ...
Uniquely you hues: Decorating with your personality in mind
...derful mix of pink, red and beige paint colors that create dreamy ambiances that exude elegance. colors such as peach brick (ppg18-26) and subdued (ppg1015-4) provide the perfect muted backdrop for a bathroom or entryway.consider adding a farmhouse feel to the space with distressed wood elements to embrace country charm and create a modern rustic look. * for spirited extroverts, plum, cherry an...
Recycle what? 5 tips for recycling bathroom products
...  most of us are used to recycling at home, but specifically in the bathroom? not so much. however, your bathroom is home to a number of recyclable products, from shampoo and mouthwash bottles to bandage and tissue boxes. with families as busy as they are, it's no wonder bathroom recycling is far from top of mind. a recent survey done on behalf of johnson & johnson consumer inc. found ...
5 tips to create an affordable and rewarding home DIY project
... shy away from tackling home improvements they know they would enjoy because of their skill level or the fear of high costs. this doesn’t have to be the case. while some projects — like a complete bathroom remodel — are going to be expensive, other diy projects can be tackled in an economical and enjoyable way. these projects may include repainting a room, installing a new ceiling fan or replac...
Resilient Vinyl Floors Reinvented
...so what makes resilient vinyl flooring so versatile? well, the product is resistant to water, mildew and stains. this means it can go in any room of your home, including bathrooms, laundry rooms and basements. many of us love hardwood floors and want them throughout the home. but when we get to these rooms, the real thing is not a great solution. with vinyl flooring you can select a pattern that r...
Spring home improvements you can do in 24 hours or less
... wow factor to your entryway. large planters with hardy, bright blooms add curb appeal when positioned on either side of the front door. update your lighting. modern light fixtures in kitchens and bathrooms shed a whole new light and look on the room. consider installing a dimmer so you can create the right mood, any time of the day. while you’re upgrading lighting, be sure to replace old-style...
Dare to Dream-Add functional, appealing features for a desirable home
...nd a multitude of sizes, plus the ability to tune individual jets to your liking, a backyard hot tub can be the perfect personal oasis. a finishing touch bring everything together in a kitchen or bathroom with the subtle feature that can sometimes be forgotten - the faucet. extravagant or simple, modern or classic, the faucet can serve multiple aesthetic purposes like catching attention upon e...
3 tips to make your bathroom remodel a breeze
... if you're thinking about remodeling your bathroom, you’re not alone. bathrooms are the most common remodeling project people will undertake in 2017, according to the national association of home builders. so what's the best way to begin? here are three expert tips to help you get started: 1. identify the “pain points” of your current bathroom. even if you’ve been dreaming about a new bathro...
Beauty and utility: Designing a functional, stylish home
...er space, like a powder room, but worry about the suitability of wallpaper for rooms where moisture is common. more brands carry water-resistant wall covering materials. vinyl wallpaper works best in bathrooms and kitchens that are prone to stains and water. when homeowners see a look they love on pinterest or in a design magazine, there’s likely a product or material to help them achieve it wh...
Don't Lose the Luster-Maintain natural stone counters
... durability is one reason homeowners choose natural stone for their kitchens and bathrooms, but the greatest appeal is often the sheer beauty of the material. maintaining that luster and shine requires a bit of effort, but the ability to enjoy the unique character of natural stone makes it all worthwhile. it's important to understand the shine on granite and other natural stone is not from a...
Simply sleek: How to create today's top shower design
... love the look of sleek, elegant shower spaces featured in popular home-improvement magazines and tv shows? you don't need to be a design expert to update your favorite bathroom with touches of modern luxury and influences of european simplicity. to create a fashionable, functional and fabulous shower, follow these three rules. rule 1: create clean lines a design aesthetic that embraces c...
Thoughtful home design: 4 tips to transform any small space
...furnish living rooms, bedrooms and dining rooms. by doing so, this creates an optical illusion of space and adds a designer’s touch. 3. make a statement. when designing a small space like a bathroom, thoughtfully selected wall colors can make a huge difference. to really make a statement, think beyond paint with unexpected textures, designs and materials such as neolith sintered ston...
Make a striking focal point the foundation of your spa-like bathroom
... american homeowners’ desire for spa-like bathrooms shows no signs of waning, says the latest design trends report by the national kitchen and bath association (nkba). from freestanding bath tubs and floating vanities to led lighting and soothing color schemes, some of the most-requested bathroom renovations focus on creating the atmosphere of luxury and calm found in world-class spas. with ...
Exterior home improvements yield higher ROI for less money, report shows
... season is approaching. do you know what home improvements will give you the best return for your money? here's a hint: step outside. you might assume upgrades to interior spaces like kitchens and bathrooms have the best payoff, but most home improvements don't return 100 percent of their value at the time of resale. those that yield the best return on investment for the most modest costs are g...
Simplify Your Cleaning Routine
..., it is both a cleaner and a disinfectant, killing 99.9 percent of germs and bacteria. you can use it on a variety of different surfaces to clean, sanitize and disinfect, including in the kitchen and bathroom, making your cleaning regimen easier and more cost-effective. simplify your kitchen the academy for nutrition and dietetics suggests using two different cutting boards when making a de...
Natural Stone in the Shower
... when it comes to beauty, few building materials can compete with natural stone. one-of-a-kind markings, dramatic colors and rich finishes make it a popular choice, especially in bathrooms where it can transform a utilitarian space into a spa-like retreat.  long considered a great choice for countertops, more homeowners are now installing natural stone in the shower.stone can be a good ...
Smart storage ideas to squeeze extra space from your bathroom
...  shampoo bottles, makeup tools, lotions, linens and laundry - the bathroom is one of the most frequented rooms in the home and clutter can collect quickly. stop the chaos before it gets out of control by implementing some smart storage solutions. with these simple ideas, your bathroom will be the most functional and fashionable room in the house. streamline shower shelving it's time...
The home design trend you need to know about
...n considered outlandish only a few years ago. mixing materials gives you greater freedom to create a space that represents your style. style on a budget of all the rooms in a home, kitchens and bathrooms still get the most attention. unfortunately, getting that dream kitchen or perfect bathroom isn’t always inexpensive. for those who have uncompromising taste, but are on a budget, mixing ...
4 hot bathroom design trends that don't have to cost a bundle
...(bpt) - coffee bars, tvs in mirrors, smart toilets and pet-friendly amenities - a growing number of homeowners are requesting such upscale features in their bathroom design, according to the national kitchen and bath association (nkba). is it any wonder that association members report the average cost of remodeling a bath is between $10,000 and $30,000? however, you don't have to spend that much t...
Fans Get First Peek at HGTV Dream Home 2017 Located on St. Simons Island, Georgia
...hites. comfortable furniture and formal statement pieces are intertwined with casual textiles. a selection of modern art elevates the house to a game-changing showstopper. the three bedrooms and four bathrooms take their cue from the property’s mossy vegetation with shades of green, and the neutral browns are a nod to the nearby beaches. complete with a private pool, this approximately 3,200-squar...
One-weekend DIY projects to get your house relative-ready for the holidays
...idelights, transoms and other windows near the door. a polished entryway will make your holiday decorations look even better — and wow the in-laws before they even ring the doorbell. in kitchens and bathrooms, replace dated or worn faucets. install a new showerhead in the bathroom, and add a new shower curtain. a new light fixture in the dining room can brighten the space and enhance the festive ...
Bathroom renovations even the pickiest in-laws will love
...bpt) - while the approach of the holidays has many people focused on gift lists and celebrations, you're thinking about the guest bathroom. more specifically, you're thinking about your mother-in-law's commentary on the dripping showerhead, your brother-in-law's judgment of the archaic toilet that uses gallons of water per flush, and your sister-in-law's reaction to the total lack of natural light...
Bold and Blended
...her block can lend a whole new level of style. these simple details can make a drastic difference in the feel of your home, no matter what room in the house you’re sprucing up. in the kitchen or bathroom, choosing the right style and material of countertop can make or break your intended design. for example, the beauty of granite’s natural patterns make it a one-of-a-kind look for your ...
Cooler Weather and Holidays Can Wreak Havoc on Plumbing and Fixtures
...should be thrown away or composted. "if you send those down your disposal, it's a safe bet they be coming back up," said eisenhauer. "nobody wants that mess during the holidays." during the holidays bathroom facilities are taxed with additional traffic and usage. annual maintenance to clear any build-up can often prevent major toilet clogs and avoid the spread of infectious waste in the bathroom....
5 tips to prepare the bath for winter
...d held sprayer or both at once. enjoy the benefits of a luxurious shower without depleting the hot water supply (and saving some for the guests). set the mood. speaking of simple swaps, trading out bathroom accessories to fit the season is a great way to change the look of the bath. display cozy, plush robes to keep bathers warm when stepping out of the shower and make guests feel right at home....
Make your home feel bigger without adding space
... including light wells from attics to ceilings below, for spaces without direct roof access. skylights are also great sources of natural light in rooms where privacy is important, such as the master bathroom. what’s more, energy star-qualified, solar-powered, fresh-air skylights provide natural light and passive ventilation without requiring you to give up any precious wall space. add solar-powe...
Top 5 secrets from professionals on home renovation
...asked what kind of upgrades homeowners would like to make in their home, most have a similar wish list that includes features like marble or granite counter tops, an open concept kitchen, a remodeled bathroom and a deck. there are plenty of good reasons why people opt for these features. they're beautiful, create a certain atmosphere, and who doesn’t want to come home to a stylish kitchen and rel...
Practical remodeling tips for modern multi-generational families
...on in order to create effective separation, you need to ensure each generation’s private “compartment” is equipped with everything the occupants need for independence — such as cooking facilities, a bathroom, sleeping and living spaces. you may find you need to create a bathroom or kitchen in a space where installing traditional plumbing might be problematic. above-floor plumbing can be a cost-ef...
Tips for creating a virtually self-cleaning bathroom
...n time use survey. factor in other time demands like taking care of the kids, your in-laws, your spouse and yourself, and it’s easy to see why products that improve cleanability are gaining ground in bathroom design. fortunately, elbow grease and harsh chemical cleansers are no longer the only ways to keep a bathroom clean. today, a variety of bathroom fixtures, devices and construction materials...
The rise of the basement: Top tips for a better space
...sound investment in your home. remodeling magazine’s 2016 cost vs. value report put the average basement remodel at $61,303, with a 70.3 percent payback — a far better investment return than adding a bathroom or garage. props for your property value depending on local regulations, the additional space can often be added to your home’s total square footage, making your market listing more appeali...
How to use color psychology when painting your home
...re considered cool colors because the inherent tones of each shade. reminiscent of water and the outdoors, cool colors stimulate feelings of peace and tranquility, and are great options for bedrooms, bathrooms and patio spaces. blues blue is soothing and elicits feelings of relaxation, which is perfect for bedrooms and bathrooms. alternatively, blues should be kept out of the kitchen because it'...
Petri Plumbing & Heating Offers Tips on How to Protect Your Home While Out of Town
...d business plumbing and heating needs. services offered include water and gas pipe leak repair and installation, fixture installations, inspections, boiler repair, water heater installation, complete bathroom, kitchen, laundry & utility room remodeling and more. petri is also licensed and certified by green plumbers usa, the first in new york city to receive this designation. for more informat...
Secrets to marrying style, eco-sense and luxury in any bathroom
...(bpt) - when you’re improving a bathroom, do you assume that luxury upgrades may look good but aren’t always good for the environment? or that sensible, eco-friendly fixtures, finishes and materials will lack the aesthetic of more luxurious ones? just a few decades ago, the assumptions might have been accurate, but today a plethora of luxury bathroom options perfectly marry good sense with great s...
4 DIY projects for your first home
...irely new room. for more information on how to install crown molding, check out these simple steps. 2. replace doors. doors are often forgettable, but don’t have to be. replace hollow core bedroom, bathroom and closet doors with wood alternatives for an instant dash of richness. and don’t limit yourself to traditionally-styled options. from specialty woods to glass panels, there are plenty of op...
5 ways to design with the 1980s comeback kid: Marble
...however, in the 1980s, the material lost some of its classic appeal in american design, becoming synonymous with gaudy, over-the-top style. throughout the decade, homes were outfitted with marble bathrooms, kitchens and other living spaces, accented with shiny brass or gold fixtures. fast forward to today and marble is making its way back into homes — thanks to an ‘80s design renaissance ...
DIY projects to increase the resale value of your home.
...own molding. it's a simple addition that adds a touch of charm and makes a big statement about the value of the home. add a backsplash. buyers pay a lot of attention to the kitchen and the bathroom. one of the most eye-catching effects you can add is a backsplash around the sink and the counter space. to get the full effect, use high-quality tile and a rotosaw+ to get the precise...
Marvin® Windows and Doors Expands Contemporary Studio Collection
...e: new hardware options – a new contemporary sliding door handle for all sliding patio and french doors and a new matte black finish option on most hardware. in line with the latest kitchen and bathroom trends, the reflection-free matte finish allows the lines of the hardware to stand out while blending seamlessly with contemporary decor.  automatic door control – the new sliding...
Moen And Hispanic Housing Development Corporation Join Forces Again To Support Organization's Affordable Housing Efforts
...o. moen has been a contributing partner with hhdc since 2007. through alcanzando sueños con moen (ascm),("achieving dreams with moen"), moen will donate state-of-the-art and water-saving kitchen and bathroom fixtures for 150 units at damen courts apartments acquired by hhdc in 2015. the acquisition provided hhdc an opportunity to preserve an important affordable housing asset in the community. lo...
60+ Colorful Bathrooms to Inspire Your Next Makeover
...60+ colorful bathrooms to inspire your next makeover! these happy-hued spaces will brighten up your day, even if you're not planning a remodel anytime soon...
On-Trend Transformations/Get the hottest looks with a bathroom makeover
...re often the smallest rooms in the house, they're also among the most essential and most commonly remodeled spaces. when you approach design with both function and style in mind, you can elevate your bathroom to be much more than an afterthought. while the bathroom is a space where function matters greatly, that's no reason to skip adding personal touches to the space. from fixtures and decor tha...
Dispelling Myths About Natural Stone
...r it." jennifer m. foresman, owner of madison & wells design in atlanta, georgia, recommends being mindful of material choice if stains are a concern. "if a client wants white marble for their bathrooms, i would recommend using it in the master bath rather than a child's bathroom," foresman said. "white granite would be a beautiful option for a child's bathroom - it gives a similar look but...
5 Mistakes New Homeowners Make That Attract Pests
...ts.american cockroaches, "camel crickets" and springtails can enter homes through tiny cracks and are attracted to damp areas, both in the attic or crawl space and indoors in the basement, kitchen or bathroom. small steps make a big difference. fix leaking faucets, water pipes and a/c units and eliminate standing water on the roof or in gutters to help prevent an infestation. for more informati...
Simple Accents/Awaken your senses and brighten your home
...ok to the room, or a decorative throw blanket that adds both a pop of color and some cozy warmth. in the guest bath small accents can make a big difference when it comes to dressing up a guest bathroom. when space is a concern, it is important to focus on function while adding attractive touches that express your own personal style. try softsoap's new fragrant foaming collection liquid hand...
How Green Is Your House?An eco-friendly approach to home care
...ium, keep a smaller collection bin in the kitchen that can be easily transported to a sorting station in a larger area, such as the garage. * don't forget to recycle in other rooms, too. many common bathroom items, such as shampoo and soap bottles, and even cardboard toilet paper tubes, can be recycled. * remember that recycling can also come in other forms, like donating unwanted clothing to ch...
Create Your Own Bathroom Retreat
...with so much time spent in the bathroom, it is important to give that space a little tlc like the rest of the home. almost everyone that enters your home sees your bathroom. from changing accessories to a total bath remodel, it is important that it receives a little refreshment. a bathroom should be an oasis, and the environment that it displays directly correlates with just how relaxing it is. ...
Save on Splurge-Worthy Home Styles
...made a big comeback - grass cloth - lets you set an earthy mood with a fun and funky focal point. however, the wall treatment can be fragile, especially in a high-traffic area or in a room, such as a bathroom, where humidity is high and can weaken fibers. fortunately, there are numerous vinyl options that simulate the natural material but are much hardier to stand up to the activity of an aver...
Mini-Makeovers Deliver Big Home Value
...(family features) kitchen and bathroom remodeling projects can significantly add comfort, improve functionality and increase the home's resale value. whichever reason drives homeowners to complete an improvement project, they need to pick one that also delivers a return on investment. "many homeowners believe that they need to take on a full-scale remodeling project in order to boost value or ...
Bathroom Upgrades to Impress Guests
...ts to congregate in various areas - like a "choose your own fruit" sangria bar. * overflow free. the bath is one of the highest-traffic areas during game day or the holidays and most people's top bathroom concern is the fear of toilet overflow, especially in someone else's home. consider a delta toilet with flushiq technology, which offers overflow prevention and leak detection, and boasts a t...
Earth-Friendly Ways to Welcome Babies, Pets
...at-tasting water from any tap. * make it convenient: clean hands are always important, but especially when dealing with new babies and pets. keep eco-friendly hand soap near the kitchen sink and in bathrooms for family and guests to wash their hands before holding the baby or after playing with pets. green works hand soap, found at target, is free of parabens and phthalates and gently cleans whi...
Why Emergency Preparedness Matters/Tips to Prevent Storm Damage
...ovements to your home. check that the coverage amount for your main residence accurately reflects the finished square footage of your home, including any upgrades or changes such as a newly renovated bathroom or expanded deck structure. also confirm that the replacement cost your homeowners insurance agent has determined is consistent with what you would expect to pay to rebuild your home. in a...
DIY Ideas for Every Room/Simple steps to update and organize
...tually any material, bringing life to your favorite household items. for information, visit www.krylon.com. hang it up: add a row of hooks to your walls for extra function. perfect for use in the bathroom or kitchen for hanging towels or pot holders. a hook installed in an entryway or mudroom is a great spot for keys, jackets and backpacks. ...
Home Updates That Go Back In Time/Revive the charm of mid-century modern design
... foundation for the newest brizo bath collection which leverages a number of influences including a 1950s airliner and automobile tail fins, making it a perfect staple for starting an interior design bathroom transformation. "it's obvious the inspiration for the sotria collection stems from the sleek, streamlined aesthetic of an airplane, but it's about something bigger than that, too," says c...
Tips for a Healthier Home - Follow the Four C's from Trusted HGTV Contractor Mike Holmes
...sitive impact on your family's health and safety, doing those jobs is easy." the four c's holmes also recommends following the four "c's" for a healthier honey-do list: check * exhaust fans bathroom and kitchen exhaust fans play an important role in reducing moisture in the home. conduct a simple test by turning on the exhaust fan and placing a tissue up to the vent to check the strength...
5 Ways to Create a Safer Bathroom
...according to the national safety council, approximately 70 percent of all accidents occurring in the home happen in the bathroom - accounting for nearly 200,000 accidents each year. while it's difficult to eliminate risks entirely, you can make your bathroom safer for the whole family by following a few simple steps: * choose a textured floor. the splish and splash of taking a bath often leads...
Caring for Your Stone Surfaces
...g the stone and it's time to reseal. protect your stone investment beyond the basics, stone care expert lenny sciarrino offers some additional tips for caring for your natural stone kitchen and bathroom surfaces: * don't use everyday household cleaners, as they can be too harsh on stone and lead to costly repair or replacement. * seal regularly for the best protection. have a stone backspl...
Room-to-Room Home Additions/Add quality and comfort to your favorite rooms
...? simply apply mesh-back glass tile to fit the dimensions of cabinet door panels. finish the update with a modern touch by replacing outdated hardware with the many new, stylish options available. bathroom from tiles and countertops to faucets and showerheads, the options are endless for bathroom updates. with wall-hung, stand-alone or pedestal styles, your choices for a new vanity are no ex...
Simpler, Quicker, More Efficient Ways to Light Up A Home
...le that mirror the traditional shape of incandescent bulbs for a variety of applications. one option is a 100-watt replacement bulb for table or floor lamps, as well as globe lights commonly used for bathroom vanity lighting and recessed lighting in kitchen, living and dining rooms. whether you're using cfls in your bathroom, kitchen or dining room, these bulbs provide a similar soft, warm l...
Seven Small Changes With Big Impact
...utiful new door color. it will give your entire home a facelift with very little time and effort. 2. warm things up - the look of hardwood brings warmth to every room in the house. even kitchen and bathroom spaces can benefit from the addition of wood-look tiles, such as forest park from daltile (www.daltile.com), which are easy to clean, water resistant, and durable, but with the beauty and a...
DIY Magic to Transform Your Kids' Rooms
...fth wall - the ceiling - to help spice up a room * stencil fun shapes, like tiaras, jewels, cars, boats, etc., to help complement your kids' personalities * add an extra punch to small spaces, like bathrooms or window seats, with a fun and dynamic finish * jazz up one piece of furniture, like a nightstand, chest of drawers or wooden chair, to bring extra personality to a room painting suppl...
Spring Cleaning Shortcuts
...spring cleaning. a survey conducted by the american cleaning institute found that 62 percent of people engage in spring cleaning each year, and their top three priorities are the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. this year, spring cleaning doesn't have to be a long, dreaded process. follow these quick tips to not only get your house clean in no time, but keep it clean in the long run. dealing wit...
Five fast home decor updates with fantastic results
...ly, there are numerous fast fixes that can produce fantastic results. try these easy update ideas and realize the rewards of a fabulous and functional home makeover. let it rain wish your basic bathroom was a relaxing retreat? you can quickly achieve serenity by simply swapping out your showerhead. the new moen halo rainshower, available at the home depot, is a perfect pick. halo features an...
Color tips from the pros: How to bring bold hues into the kitchen and bath
...a more permanent manner. 2. make a color splash in the sink. "a brightly-colored sink makes a delightful and memorable impact," schrage says. kohler recently made a color splash in the kitchen and bathroom with four bright and bold colors created in a partnership with color evangelist and design guru jonathan adler. the special edition hues, kohler colors featuring jonathan adler, include paler...
Fresh Tips for Holiday Sparkle
...esh by adding 1 cup of baking soda to your laundry to make liquid detergent work harder. it will leave clothes cleaner and brighter! * don't forget the powder room. remove the dirt and grime from bathroom tiles or no-wax floors quickly and easily. mix 1/2 cup baking soda in a bucket of warm water, mop and rinse clean for a polished floor. also, keep bathroom wastebaskets smelling fresh with ju...
Four steps to a more beautiful bathroom
...(bpt) - the bathroom is one of the most frequented areas in your home, making your choice of bathroom decor pretty important. don't forget about this key area when considering your next home improvement project. with a few tips, you can take your bathroom from so-so to spectacular in no time at all. rejuvenate with paint the quickest way to beautify your bathroom - or any area in your home - ...
Kitchen Cleaning - Organize Your Approach
...on hold because they require a great deal of time and effort. according to the scrubbing bubbles dirty work index survey, men and women agree the kitchen is the most difficult room to clean after the bathroom. luckily, following a few simple steps and using all-purpose kitchen cleaners make tackling tough kitchen messes easier - ensuring that your home is not only clean but also healthy. oven ...
Cleaning Made Simple
...her tiled areas - if your tile is natural stone, treat stains based on type. if the stain is calcium based, from grout buildup, mineral deposits or hard water, use a ph balanced cleaner for stone. bathroom freshen up the bathroom with these simple cleaning tricks. -take care of the tub by scrubbing with baking soda on a clean, damp sponge. rinse, then wipe dry. you can clean and deodorize you...
Pest Prevention Basics/What you need to know to keep pests out of your home
...ings, eggs or live nymphs. -regularly inspect backpacks for signs of bed bugs. -if you suspect a bed bug infestation, contact a licensed pest management professional for an immediate inspection. bathroom common pests: spiders spiders like to lurk in corners, cabinets and drawers, as well as clothing and behind curtains. if you have a persistent spider problem, it's most likely that you also...
Follow the trend and give your kitchen and bath a mend
... the pictures in magazines? you're not alone. many homeowners who have put off home improvement projects for some time have decided to turn their dreaming into reality - especially in the kitchen and bathroom. bathroom bliss bathroom remodels have moved into the top spot as the most common remodeling project, according to remodeling magazine's cost vs. value report 2011-2012. what are most h...
Simple projects to spruce up the look of your home
... clear away everything. if you plan on staining or repainting your deck, mild temperatures are ideal. if you get it done in the spring, you'll have plenty of time to enjoy it throughout the year. bathrooms since you're freshening up the rest of your house, don't forget the bathrooms. besides simply scrubbing your tub, cleaning bathroom tile and regrouting is an easy way to get your bathroom ...
Creating the perfect master suite retreat
...ional room deserves to be updated with elegant and understated features in order to create a haven from the stresses of everyday life. after all, a true master suite escape has the ideal spa-inspired bathroom. to achieve a charming appearance with soft comforts, start by styling the room with fixtures and accessories that exude a clean style, like the voss collection from moen. voss delivers u...
Time-Saving Cleaning Tips for Busy Moms
...e and cut down on drying time. * if you have kids old enough to hit the mall, it's time for them to start pitching in. assign specific tasks, such as sorting or folding. five minutes to a clean bathroom * stash stray items in cupboard organizers for easy sorting. * use a gentle cleaning wipe that is naturally derived, yet packs a punch, such as the compostable green works wipes, to quick...
Clean House Naturally and Avoid Toxic Cleansers
...aner and fresher. you can also freshen non-washable items like gym shoes, bags and sports equipment by sprinkling baking soda inside. renew the everyday rooms: avoid the fumes of harsh kitchen and bathroom cleaners by naturally cleaning surfaces with baking soda. a sprinkle of baking soda on a damp sponge will clean counters, stainless steel sinks, microwaves, ovens and much more without scratc...
Simple projects to spruce up the look of your home
... clear away everything. if you plan on staining or repainting your deck, mild temperatures are ideal. if you get it done in the spring, you'll have plenty of time to enjoy it throughout the year. bathrooms since you're freshening up the rest of your house, don't forget the bathrooms. besides simply scrubbing your tub, cleaning bathroom tile and regrouting is an easy way to get your bathroom ...
Five smart steps to maximize bathroom space
...as today's housing market has homeowners fighting the itch to move, many turn to renovation projects to improve their existing spaces. look at a homeowner's wish list, and the bathroom often tops the list. with its frequent use and endless potential, easy changes offer a big payoff. in spite of its heavy use, bathrooms are often some of the smallest areas in a home. cross tight square footage ...
Simple Tricks to Refresh Your Home
...h them and get rid of those items that no longer fit or that you don't wear anymore. * clean blinds, light fixtures and ceiling fans. wipe smudges off of light switch covers and door frames, too. bathroom * wipe down and disinfect all fixtures. remember lighting fixtures, too. carefully remove glass fixtures and clean with warm, soapy water. let them dry thoroughly before reattaching. * sort...
Do-It-Yourself Home Projects Help You Save
...dget for this year; make small updates now that you can incorporate into later construction projects. one small trick is to replace the hardware in highly trafficked areas, such as the kitchen or the bathroom. replace cabinet handles or knobs and drawer pulls. while replacing hardware, make sure to give your door hinges and drawer tracks a good oiling to prevent squeaking. give your car a tune-u...
Holiday Cleaning Hints
...en the stove and the countertop. use a stiff brush to loosen and remove them in no time. once the crumbs are gone, wrap the bristles with a cloth dipped in warm soapy water to degrease that area. bathroom let the light in - take down your bathroom light fixtures and clean them with windex original glass wipes. dust off your light bulbs too - you'll be surprised at how much brighter the bathro...
Your Blueprint for a Greener Home
...operational levels: 1.6 gallons per flush; and 1.0 gallon per flush, for heavy or light flushing respectively. this switch can save a family of four up to 17,000 gallons of water a year. - a typical bathroom faucet will draw 2.2 gallons per minute. changing to a watersense listed 1.5 gpm faucet can save a family of four over 8,000 gallons a year. - most conventional washing machines use between...
Pest Prevention: Three Easy DIY Tips
...sullying their well-kept abodes, hiding in cracks and corners, searching for food and dragging in dirt and grime. these critters even invade the most private residential areas, including bedrooms and bathrooms. this year, with the help of raid max bug barrier and diy expert lou manfredini, homeowners will be able to take measures to help stop unwanted bugs. manfredini has teamed up with raid t...
Make Your Home Cleaner and Greener
...umes or residues. plus, they are increasingly cost effective. green works naturally derived cleaners offer a variety of products for the whole house, including naturally derived laundry detergent and bathroom cleaners that are priced very competitively. flooring carpets trap dirt, dust and other allergens. if possible, remove wall-to-wall carpeting and replace it with natural wood flooring, s...
Top 10 Bathroom Trends
...their current homes, rather than buying a new property," said sarah reep, director of designer relations and education at kraftmaid cabinetry. "from simply adding a new faucet to completely gutting a bathroom, there are many ways to revitalize any home." for homeowners seeking inspiration for their bathroom renovation, here are the top trends to know: doubled vanity: dual sinks and vanities mak...
Update Your Bathroom in a Weekend
...not everyone has the time or money to undergo a complete bathroom renovation, but there are some simple and cost effective ways to make your bathroom as good as new in a short amount of time, and at a fraction of the cost. waterpik(r) and kelly edwards, designer from hgtv's "design on a dime," have some ideas and tips that can be used to update any bathroom in less than two days, and for $200 or l...
Savvy Home Improvements
...ccording to remodeling magazine's 2009-10 cost vs. value report, re-siding with fiber cement is one of the best home improvement investments, providing more of a return on investment than kitchen and bathroom remodels. with innovations like colorplus(r) technology, a baked-on factory finish, james hardie siding will maintain rich, long-lasting color in harsh weather conditions and is guaranteed to...
Top 10 home decor trends for 2011
...e several new under-cabinet systems and landscape products with an ultra-efficient technology next year. for a casual, contemporary twist, dross also suggests hanging chandeliers in new areas such as bathrooms, bedrooms and closets, and embracing today's art glass applications, which are much more chic and casual than the tiffany lamps of the past. there's nothing bland about neutrals in a r...
Economy, housing market drive smaller, smarter home-remodeling projects
...ding cautiously, homeowners are therefore thinking twice before undertaking major projects. when they do decide to remodel, they are sticking with smaller, tried-and-true improvements - like adding a bathroom. bathroom additions are a wise renovation option, according to remodeling magazine's 2009-2010 cost vs. value report. an added bath can be expected to recoup just less than 60 percent of ...
Shaw, HGTV team up for co-branded flooring line - Licensing partnership extends an already strong relationship
...den products. the first products from this effort were announced early last year and included fashion bedding and window treatments by victoria classics, utility bedding by natura world and select bathroom accessories by ginsey home solutions. at the time, feinbaum said, “these strategic partnerships will help drive future growth for the hgtv brand in the home and garden space.” he also e...
How to cut more than $1,500 from your utility bill
...use in cold temperatures. average savings: between $24 and $40 per year. * discontinue the drips. to keep your hard-earned money from literally going down the drain, be sure to repair kitchen and bathroom faucet leaks. hot water leaking at a rate of one drip per second can waste up to 1,661 gallons of water annually, as well as the electricity or natural gas that heats the water. average savin...
Top 10 home decor trends for 2011
...e several new under-cabinet systems and landscape products with an ultra-efficient technology next year. for a casual, contemporary twist, dross also suggests hanging chandeliers in new areas such as bathrooms, bedrooms and closets, and embracing today's art glass applications, which are much more chic and casual than the tiffany lamps of the past. there's nothing bland about neutrals in a r...
Tips for a Clean House During the Holidays
... products. mix two tablespoons of mild dishwashing soap and two cups of water in a spray bottle. give it a shake and use anywhere you'd typically use a commercial all-purpose spray, like countertops, bathroom surfaces, and highchairs. 4. save time by tackling multiple surfaces - including hard to reach and clean areas - with one versatile tool. the kenmore progressive canister vacuum cleans ceil...
Green Your Clean
...riations for those who are sensitive to strong perfumes and scents. -soften fabric by adding one-quarter cup baking soda or one-quarter cup white vinegar to the wash cycle. cleaning kitchens and bathrooms. -for an all-natural way to clean the oven, try using a nonabrasive scrubbing pad and baking soda. make a thick paste of baking soda and water and apply to the stove. leave it overnight ...
Gaining Value by Gardening
...sting benefits. it has been bred to be an ever-bloomer and grow larger each year, producing large silver-purple leaves that season into deep red purple. property benefits much like renovating a bathroom or painting kitchen walls increases home worth, adding plants boosts value both financially and physically. real estate agents use the phrase "curb appeal" to coin the attractiveness of exter...
Color splashes into 2010 styles
...floor covering option for the kitchen, said mark karas, president of the national kitchen & bath association (nkba). however, the most popular trend for that room will be hardwood, as in the past. bathrooms will continue to use tile in ceramic, porcelain and natural stone for flooring options. even countertops will opt for natural materials such as granite, quartz and marble...
San Francisco Designer Remodels with Hakatai Glass Mosaics
...ding importer and distributor of glass mosaic tile, recently provided stacy burket and trixie martelino of tagr design with the glass mosaic tile colors and tools he needed to complete a private home bathroom remodel of a loft space in san francisco’s trendy south of market district. tagr design put the nearly limitless color and design possibilities offered by hakatai to good use, creating an...
Greener Living - Simple steps toward a more natural home
...osh dorfman is a green lifestyle expert and author of "the lazy environmentalist." he places several green works natural cleaners on his "50 best green products" list. "i like the green works natural bathroom cleaner and natural all purpose cleaner," he says, "because they're natural cleaners that are also effective in getting the job done." think reuse! recycling is great, but it still consumes ...
Priceless Design
...when people think about do-it-yourself projects, they automatically think about costly, floor-to-ceiling overhauls," says designer and contractor amy matthews of the diy network's "sweat equity" and "bathroom renovations." "however, there are several low-cost projects that homeowners can tackle to freshen up their home's style and add a punch of personality." try these budget-friendly decorating...
How To Make Your Bathroom Eco-Friendly
... we waste more water and use more chemicals in our bathrooms than any other place in the house! here's how to green yours up...
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45 Small Bathroom Design Ideas
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10 Bathroom Hacks | Affordable and Realistic
...10 bathroom hacks | affordable and realisti...
Fixer Upper: Visually Enlarge a Small Bathroom
...light, airy colors and plenty of lighting visually enlarge this small bath...
How To Decorate A 2-Bedroom Condo For Under 10k
...discover how designer natalie chong furnished a young couple’s two-bedroom, two-bathroom home for $10,000. get her budget condo decorating ideas for adding style and personality to a space, while creating a gender-neutral design aesthetic. natalie kept function and finances top of mind throughout the design process. she painted the bottom half of the wall in the long entryway in a durable dark ...
Restoration Collection® Laminate Flooring: Indentation Resistant
...a kitchen or bathroom remodel is filled with overwhelming decisions. mannington® makes it easier with our restoration collection® laminate flooring. beautiful. high-performance. it’s flooring at its best, combining the most realistic hardwood visuals and trending plank sizes with superior durability. have a messy household? restoration collection® floors are protected by spillshield®, a factory-ap...
Premium Click Vinyl : heat resistant & water proof flooring
...lugano is a 100% waterproof rigid lvt and as such perfect for the installation in all rooms including wet areas such as kitchen and bathroom. moreover this new generation vinyl floors can even be installed in rooms with direct sunlight and veranda’s. an effortless installation can be guaranteed thanks to a performant click system...
Restoration Collection® Laminate Flooring: Indentation Resistant
...a kitchen or bathroom remodel is filled with overwhelming decisions. mannington® makes it easier with our restoration collection® laminate flooring. beautiful. high-performance. it’s flooring at its best, combining the most realistic hardwood visuals and trending plank sizes with superior durability...
full bathroom
...A bathroom with sink, toilet and bathing facilities including one or more of the following: shower, bathtub, Jacuzzi /whirlpool, spa, sauna...
half bathroom
...A bathroom with only a sink and toilet; no bath, shower or spa...
SpillShield®Plus Waterproof Technology
... a messy household? With Mannington's SpillShield®Plus Waterproof Technology there is no need to worry about spills, melting ice cubes, water dripping dogs and more which makes it great for kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, and mudrooms....
Restoration Collection®
...A kitchen or bathroom remodel is filled with overwhelming decisions. Mannington® makes it easier with our Restoration Collection® flooring. Beautiful. High-performance. It’s flooring at its best, combining the most realistic hardwood visuals and trending plank sizes with superior durability. Have a messy household? Restoration Collection® floors are protected by SpillShield®Plus Waterpr...
porcelain tile
...Porcelain is much harder than ordinary ceramic tiles and is usually selected, despite its higher price, for its hard-wearing nature. Porcelain can be used in both wet and dry areas such as bathrooms, showers and kitchens. The dense, hard surface of porcelain has made polishing a viable alternative to a glazed surface. This means that a tile can be fired, then a polish cut into the surf...

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