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Tile of Spain Companies Prepare for Coverings 2018 in Atlanta

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain companies are on the road again! In less than 3 weeks, 85 Spanish ceramic and stone manufacturers will be heading to the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta to showcase their latest products and innovations at Coverings 2018: The Global Tile & Stone Experience.

Small Bathroom Decor Options

Trendir Magazine

Whether you have a tiny powder room that needs revamping or your bathroom is small and compact. We have put together some interior decorating options for a small bathroom space that will not only enhance the room but will also make it appear larger.

Colorful Home in Romania Revives Traditional Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Merging rustic-inspired interiors with contemporary details, this colorful abode inspires a homey feel throughout. Located not far from Bucharest, Romania, The Small House in the Countryside is a project initiated by designer Alina Alexe of Studio Decoraktiva.

Small Kitchen Decor Options

Trendir Magazine

“Although it might be small it is always mighty,” the saying may not be exactly about interior designing but it sure does come in handy when describing a small kitchen.

Marmomac 2018: Water/Stone “Dialogue”

Stone Update

Event will have a wet element throughout the Italian Stone Theatre in September. Featured Shows, Seminars, Workshops Events

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Before & After: Dated Mauve Tile Becomes Classic Herringbone — Sweeten

Apartment Therapy

Some vintage bathrooms are incredibly charming, but I'm afraid the same could not be said of this one.

Tile with Money in Mind

Architectural Ceramics

The deadline is here. We’re all holding our wallets and our breath in anticipation of (cue the diabolical laugh) Tax Day. We all know that preparing and filing taxes is taxing.

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The hands of a working man

Tile Excellence

Ive been posting articles here since 2011. Ive been criticized by my peers mostly competitors and at times threats of being sued because i shared my opinions of products and procedures I use tried and true from over 35 years of laying tile.

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Houzz Landscaping Survey – What’s Hot in Outdoor Living!

JG Kitchens

I’m at Salone del Mobile this week, so here’s some insight on outdoor entertaining from Houzz.

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16 Attic Design Ideas to Take Your Space Way Beyond Storage

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Use these attic design ideas to inspire your next remodel. Image: Stephen E. Kowalski Is your attic currently only being used for storage? If so, you’re not alone. Too many of us are guilty of taking older or rarely used items and burying them up in the attic, never to be thought of again.

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8 Ways to Cover an Old Tile Backsplash You Hate

Apartment Therapy

An ugly backsplash can really bring down the look of your kitchen — and there are some kitchens out there with some really ugly backsplashes.

Eco-Friendly Technique Uses Wood Waste to Strengthen Building Structures

The A to Z of Building

A novel, environmental-friendly technique that strengthens building structures has been developed by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS). The innovative method combines

Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners

Tile Excellence

Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners By Sandra Belakoni Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners 1. Home Fair - www.homefair.com Home Fair provides city reports, school reports, salary calculator, cost of living standards, and a multitude of other useful tools and information for a new homeowner, or any person looking for more information tailored to a specific location. 2.How to Clean Anything Clean Anything www.howtocleanaything.com The name says it all.

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Modern Wood Rainscreen

Life of an Architect

There is something about a clean and simple wood “screen” that is suspended off the face of the wall that is at the same time both modern and refreshing.

10 Easy Rental Upgrades You Can Do (And Take With You When You Move)

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

A lot of renters settle for an outdated, boring space until they can move into the home of their dreams. Good news, renters: you don’t have to! Here are some easy rental upgrades you can complete yourself (or with just a little help) in no time.

10 Etsy Finds for the Target Obsessed (& Those of Us Who Love Them)

Apartment Therapy

Oh, Target. How do we love thee? Let us count the ways. Between their unbelievably low prices and insanely adorable home décor offerings, the mega store will always have a special place in our hearts.

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Unfair Trade Practices in Quartz Surfaces Claimed

Stone Update

manufacturer Cambria files federal petition to seek higher duty fees on Chinese quartz imports in antidumping claim. Featured Latest News

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Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners

Tile Excellence

Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners By Sandra Belakoni Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners 1. Home Fair - www.homefair.com Home Fair provides city reports, school reports, salary calculator, cost of living standards, and a multitude of other useful tools and information for a new homeowner, or any person looking for more information tailored to a specific location. 2.How to Clean Anything Clean Anything www.howtocleanaything.com The name says it all.

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What to Consider Before Opting for Bin Hire

Kitchen and Residential Design

There are many different reasons why you might find yourself in need of bin hire in Melbourne. From home renovations through to commercial demolition projects, skip bin hire is the best way to effectively and conveniently carry out a large rubbish removal job.

Spiral Staircase Elevates Minimalist Duplex in Thailand

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The creative team at FATTSTUDIO completed the renovation of an apartment with an intriguing layout in Bangkok, Thailand. The aim of the project was to design a bright, airy living space for a young couple with a love for minimalism.

One Thing That Agents Wish They Could Tell Their Buyers

Apartment Therapy

Have you ever wondered what your real estate agent is thinking — like really thinking? Well, now's your chance to find out. READ MORE ». First Time Home Buyers. Home Financing. z_realestate. Buying. Real Estate

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Unfair Trade Balance in Quartz Surfaces Claimed

Stone Update

manufacturer Cambria files federal petition to seek higher duty fees on Chinese quartz imports in antidumping claim. Featured Latest News

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Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners

Tile Excellence

Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners By Sandra Belakoni Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners 1. Home Fair - www.homefair.com Home Fair provides city reports, school reports, salary calculator, cost of living standards, and a multitude of other useful tools and information for a new homeowner, or any person looking for more information tailored to a specific location. 2.How to Clean Anything Clean Anything www.howtocleanaything.com The name says it all.

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Bathroom Lighting Ideas For Every Style

Trendir Magazine

Bathroom lighting is notorious for not being the best lighting in the home due to it being one of the areas of the home that receives little to no natural lighting. Regardless of your decorating style, every bathroom could use a light fixture or two.

4 Tips To Add Cinco De Mayo Decor For A Mexican-Style Boho-Chic Space

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Maximalism is big for 2018, and layered, global-inspired bohemian design is one of the freshest ways to execute it. With Cinco de Mayo (and summer) right around the corner, why not give your space a colorful little Mexican-style boho-chic lift?

The Best Small Space Organization Solutions—According to People Who Live In Tiny Homes

Apartment Therapy

The tiny home movement has undeniably arrived—not just for minimalists looking to get back to basics, but for adventurers, families, and even 9-to-5ers.

Cosentino Garners Spanish Safety Award

Stone Update

Surface producer noted for “safety by routines” campaign. Featured Company Insider News

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How To Save Money When You Are Buying And Moving Into A New Home

Kitchen and Residential Design

via Moving can be a major expense, especially when it directly follows the purchase of a home.

These 15 Pink Beds Will Have You Revamping Your Bedroom ASAP

Trendir Magazine

Extra girlish charm and bouts of magic, we’re completely in love with every one of these gorgeous design. These 15 pink beds will have you revamping your bedroom ASAP. They’re easy to swoon for and surprisingly easy to style around as well.

We All Need A Little More Of KitchenAid’s New Color of the Year In Our Lives

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The color is called “Bird of Paradise,” and it sounds absolutely alluring. Beginning April 2018, appliance brand KitchenAid® , the kitchen color trendsetter known for introducing us to fun appliances in bright reds or indigos, is launching an entire collection in the brand new hue.

Here's How Often You Need to Clean Everything in Your House

Apartment Therapy

While it's not every day you run into someone who genuinely takes joy in the process of cleaning, you have to acknowledge and appreciate the comforts of a clean living space.

Epiroc Launches New Website

Stone Update

Easy-to-use format highlights new portal from quarry-equipment producer. Featured Company Insider News

New Technologies That Can Rehabilitate Dams into Useful Land

The A to Z of Building

There is a new technology emerging from the University of Queensland, Australia, that can potentially transform toxic red mud (bauxite residues) into usable soil. This approach aims to tackle the

How To Do Laundry While Keeping Your Sanity

Stagetecture

Creating a healthy home means having a healthy person at the helm. (A A big “thank you” to our friends at consumeradvisors.org for sponsoring this post.). Keeping your laundry clean and hygienic isn’t always easy.