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Add Style & Flair to Your Outdoor Spaces with Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

With spring upon us and summer quickly approaching, the outdoor spaces your home has to offer are becoming more and more important. Whether enjoying a springtime wine night or a summer barbecue, decks, patios and gardens can prove to be just as important as the inside of your home.

9 Pro Secrets for the Perfect Tile Backsplash

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Make your DIY kitchen backsplash a focal point. Image: Artazum/Shutterstock. We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.

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Nemo’s Nouveau

Diary of a Tile Addict

Wood-effect tiles are a special creation- the resistance and lifespan of ceramic with the natural beauty of timber, plus the freedom and luxury to combine wood with underfloor heating.

Budgeting for a Bathroom Remodel

Architectural Ceramics

Bathrooms are one of the most popular rooms to remodel. The average bathroom budget can cost between $5,000 and $25,000+ depending on a number of factors like size of your space, quality of materials, geographic region, and the number of items being updated.

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Bathroom remodeling ideas that are taking over 2019

Trendir Magazine

As we near the middle of 2019 its time to take a look at the latest trends that are taking over all aspects of décor. One area of the home that is always in need of a quick pick me up is the bathroom.

The Ultimate Guide to Sustainable Furniture

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We’re seeing rapid growth in the sustainable furniture business. Because more people know that making responsible choices about the products they put in their homes matters for the environment. But are all green furniture claims true? Not always, and there’s a term for that: greenwashing.

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2019 Tile Trends: Textured Tile

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Sticking to a monochromatic pallete? Textured tile is a great way to add visual interest without introducing too many colors. It also provides a tactile quality that’ll have your guests walking right up to touch the walls. Read more here: [link].

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Man versus Machine – Architectural Sketch Series

Life of an Architect

I’m currently in Chicago celebrating the 50th birthday of a good friend of mine. In fact, there are four of us here and we all know each other from our time together from the University of Texas School of Architecture.

Inexpensive Ways to Transform Your Countertops

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

If you hate your countertops — kitchen, bath, bar, or garage — but you’re not ready to pony up the money required to get granite, take heart. There are other alternatives, probably cheaper than the tax you would pay for granite, to transform countertops. And the news gets even better.

Bringing a Touch of Luxury to Bathrooms

Kitchen and Residential Design

A recent survey from Lightstream reports that 37 percent of homeowners indicated they are planning to remodel their bathrooms in 2019, edging out kitchen remodels, which 31 percent of respondents said was a priority.

Delightful Dial Square

Diary of a Tile Addict

The new, stylish venue for Arsenal FC fans celebrates the birth of the club in a way that ties history with today with a refreshing and modern interior. Located at the Clock End of the Arsenal FC’s Emirates Stadium the club’s origins are highlighted from the off. The designers at 20.20

Rubble Tile’s Spring Design Events

Rubble Tile

Now that May has arrived, Minnesota's Spring is ramping up. At Rubble Tile, we're heading into the heart of Spring with a full slate of tile and design events that are sure to provide valuable information and insights. Here's a rundown of this season's events: Events Rubble News spring-2019-design-events spring-2019-events-minnesota tile shop minneapolis

10 Times a DIYer was Smart to Hire a Pro

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Get the most out of your DIY home improvement projects. Image: Shutterstock. We love diving into DIY projects at home. Even if you’re a total novice when it comes to DIY, anyone can tackle simple projects to enhance their home.

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Damp proofing and eliminating water damage

Kitchen and Residential Design

via High water tables and a wet climate can add up slowly to structural damages in both older buildings and in new construction. Long before the appearance of mould and mildew, the gradual action of water could be damaging your home.

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Home-Inspired Mother’s Day Gift Guide

JG Kitchens

Mother’s Day can be a challenging holiday for gift-giving, especially if you want to be original. There are many different types of moms, and you may have more than one type you need to buy a gift for. She could be your own mom, the mother of your children, your grandmother or stepmom.

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Best Modern Landscape Ideas For 2019

Trendir Magazine

As much as we all love sitting in a cozy living room, and/or watching a good movie in bed; however, once the weather becomes nice your backyard is the ultimate relaxation sanctuary. Contrary to popular beliefs, your backyard can be just as designed and put together like the inside of your home.

Drew Barrymore’s New Flower Home Collection for Walmart is Adorably Quirky

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. There’s something about Drew Barrymore that has captivated audiences for years.

Open Studio and Food Drive for Manna: Art for the Soul and Food for the Hungry

Margaret Almon Mosaics

Rainbow Spiral Mandala for Nutmeg Designs Open Studio. Saturday May 18th 11-5. Sunday May 19th 12-5. Nutmeg Designs is celebrating the Fourth Annual Spring Open Studio: Open Heart with mosaics and stained glass for purchase, and a food drive for Manna on Main Street to feed the hungry.

New Research Analyzes Capillary-Induced Deformations in Cement’s Porous Structure

The A to Z of Building

Cement is used to build some of the world’s largest structures; however, it appears that it actually has something in common with a sponge. Cement is a highly porous material and it tends to

Small Bathroom Design Ideas That Enhance The Size

Trendir Magazine

Whether you have a powder room with barely any room to move or your bathroom is extremely tiny, having a smaller space where you need to shower, get ready in the mornings, and apply your makeup with little to no room to breathe can be extremely disappointing.

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6 Living Room Storage Tricks from Top Interior Design Pros

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. If you’ve ever wondered how to make the most of your living room storage, you’re not alone.

3 Early Signs That You Need to Replace Your Roof

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Replacing a roof is a project we’d all like to put off. It can be a major investment to replace your roof. A new roof could easily run around $5,000 to $10,000 — or more. This varies based on how much contractors charge by area and what types of materials you use.

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Relocating? Watch for these Neighborhood Red Flags

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

In a perfect world, every neighborhood would resemble Mayberry. Everyone would know each other by name and your next-door neighbor’s yard would always look as manicured as your own.

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These 4 Decluttering Tips Will Help You Through Your Next Spring Cleaning Project

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

It’s officially time to start spring cleaning. For many of us, that means that decluttering is at the top of the to-do list. With that in mind, we decided to bring you four easy decluttering tips that will help you make the most of your next spring cleaning project.

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Contemporary Urban Refuge: the Skygarden House in Toronto

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Image courtesy of Dubbeldam Architecture + Design. Dubbeldam Architecture + Design completed the development of the Skygarden House , a contemporary residence located in midtown Toronto, Canada.

Wall Paneling That Brings Charm To Any Room

Trendir Magazine

When it comes to home décor many of us are quite particular with the items that we think work best for our decorating style. While wall paneling might seem like something from the past or something from the 1070s, it is making a huge comeback and we are quite excited.

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How to Choose the Right Decking Materials

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

When you know you have to replace your deck, you typically just know. The finishing on the surface of the decking materials starts to look worn. In more extreme cases, portions of the boards can be completely rotted through or broken.

Bedside table ideas that will bring a sense of modern to your décor

Trendir Magazine

Bedrooms can be a bit complicated to decorate when you don’t have much of a theme going on or when you aren’t certain of the direction your room should have. One staple that will forever remain classic to a room is bedside tables.

Tom Dixon’s IKEA Line is the Sleekest, Most Contemporary Collection Yet

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

British designer Tom Dixon is well known for his iconic S Chair and the interior of the stunning Mondrian Hotel in London. The Queen even formally appointed him to the Order of the British Empire (OBE). And, now, you can get his iconic pieces for a few hundred dollars or less at IKEA.

Blue Apron: Does This Meal Delivery Service Deliver?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Technology has driven services that simplify our lives. And that’s perhaps most apparent in the kitchen. You can get your groceries delivered.

HVAC Basics: Choosing a Dealer

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Your local HVAC dealer can help you find the perfect system for your home. Image: Artazum/Shutterstock. When it’s time to replace or purchase a new HVAC system, how do you choose the right dealer for you? A new HVAC unit is not an everyday or impulse purchase.