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A Latte Love: Fall Tile Inspiration

Architectural Ceramics

For many of us, the change in season from summer to fall is a welcomed time of year. We get to enjoy the change in weather, waredrobes, and drink orders.

Lettered to Perfection – Little Tile Guy

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

This 1200 sq. install, using local slate and wood-look porcelain tiles, is in the Factory Point Place in Manchester, Vermont. The building, a historic bank, is being remodeled to accommodate new businesses. Oliver Ledbetter, owner of Little Tile Guy, LLC, designed and installed all of the tile.

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Territorial Trace

Life of an Architect

First, let’s get one thing clear: while it is labeled as “trace paper” don’t call it that. It is simply called “trace.” ” No apologies to “onion skin”, “bumwad” or any other monikers. Trace.

The Importance of Sight Lines in Interior Design (They’re More Important Than You Think)

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. Sight lines are a key principle of interior design.

Benefits of Cement Tile Floors

Granada Tile

Cement tiles have been popular since the 1860s and this is for a good reason—they are one of the most practical and beautiful types of tiles available. Cement tiles offer a huge range of benefits that make them a good choice for any room in your home.

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10 Light Fixtures Your Kitchen Needs Today!

Trendir Magazine

Many will argue that the kitchen is the heart of the home and others may argue that the kitchen is the most used area of the home. We happen to agree with both. It is important to keep the kitchen in tip top shape.

New Tile Brochure Out Now

The London Tile Co.

Our latest Tile Collection brochure has arrived and we very excited to share it with the world. This issue is bursting with new and best selling tiles, as as well information about external porcelain, wet rooms and electric underfloor heating. You can view the new Tile Brochure online or pop into any of our showrooms to pick up a hard copy. Read on for more information about some of our favourite ranges. New Tile Ranges.

How to Afford to Own a Home By Age 30

Stagetecture

The American dream is to own a home , right? Rising property prices and an unstable economy doesn’t make getting into the real estate market very easy or appealing. In fact, many young people are wondering if they’ll ever be able to free themselves of the rental game and own their own home.

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Idyllic Tree House Conforms to Meditative Landscape in India

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

This lovely tree house in Tala, India, perches on the top of a hilltop property, surrounded by a forest and meandering river. The team at Architecture BRIO developed a wooden bridge that wraps around the house, allowing nature inside and around this new structure.

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Precious, a Calacatta marble look from Florida Tile

ISC Surfaces

Precious from Florida Tile is inspired by Calacatta marble and features white backgrounds accentuated by deep grey and brown veins. The many sizes available in this line enable beautiful custom designs to fit any project.

Square Tile is the New Subway Tile and We're Not Sorry

Apartment Therapy

Subway tile is everywhere. For years it's held sway over our bathrooms and kitchens, and for good reason: it's classic, it's inexpensive, it's easy to install, and it matches practically everything. But all those things are also true for subway tile's somewhat less prominent cousin too: the humble 4" x 4" square tile. Combined with dark grout, it feels at once classic and fresh. It has all the versatility of subway tile — and you're not tired of it yet. READ MORE ». Remodeling Ideas.

Easy Fall Decorating Tips for your Home

Stagetecture

Fall decorating tips are perfect to get your autumn home ready for the season. Fall is on its way, which means it’s a perfect excuse for you to decorate your interiors. The best part is that you can apply it to the entire house and not only limit it to a specific room.

5 Fresh Dorm Storage Ideas for a Cool, Modern Space

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. The basic dorm room is pretty uninspiring, with its cinderblock walls, a small bed and hardly any dorm storage.

9 Best Kitchen Granite Countertops with Tile Backsplash Ideas

Deepnot

Previously we’ve posted about kitchen granite countertops and the reason why you have to choose this one. No doubt that granite countertops is the most popular choice among homeowner which affordable yet durable and beautiful.

Kitchen as Art

KB Culture

A more enigmatic kitchen I have yet to see! Task lighting is eschewed in favor of mysterious glows. On the far wall, panels of raw travertine slide to reveal [or conceal] a cooking alcove that's lined in luminous bronze.

A $30 IKEA Table Gets a Glamorous Spray Paint Hack — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

Apartment Therapy

(Image credit: Ashley Poskin ). Textured spray paints have come and gone over the years and for the most part, I've been happy to see them go. But I think I finally found one product that I'd like to have stick around for a while — Rust-Oleum's Stone Creations Spray.

Follow These Tips for Efficient and Elegant Pantry Organization

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. The pantry is the bloodline of the kitchen. Without all its utensils and staples, you’d have a hard time making dinner every day.

12 Best Granite Kitchen Countertops Ideas with Affordable Cost

Deepnot

Granite kitchen countertops provides many advantages for your kitchen, it’s not only protect your kitchen from acids and scratches but make your kitchen more beautiful and enjoyable for cooking.

Kitchen Remodel

Conestoga Tile Blog

If we can give you any advice, it is to never go into a remodel without a game plan. You should understand the basics before you dive into the wonderful world of remodeling. Remodeling your home will come with a lot of ups and downs.

Stone Shower

KB Culture

The rock-filled wire cages called gabion—typically used as retaining walls—have been the darlings of landscape architects and interior designers for several seasons, owing to their eco-friendly image and compelling materiality.

Functional London Apartment Opens to Landscaped Rear Garden

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

EMR Home Design completed the renovation of a modern ground floor apartment in London, in the United Kingdom. The renovation involved a contemporary rear extension alongside full internal refurbishment.

New Twin Cities Mosa Tile Projects: MSP Airport and Homes by Architects Tour

Rubble Tile

The Twin Cities just got an upgrade with some new tile projects by Mosa, a highly respected manufacturer at Rubble Tile. Mosa is featured as a floor tile in the new Smack Shack in the Minneapolis/Saint Paul International Airport, and can also be seen in the upcoming Homes by Architects tour, hosted by the American […]. The post New Twin Cities Mosa Tile Projects: MSP Airport and Homes by Architects Tour appeared first on Rubble Tile : Minneapolis Tile Shop and Showroom

We Can't Get Enough of These Classic Black & White Bathrooms

Apartment Therapy

One of my favorite new looks for the bathroom is actually a very old look: black and white. There's no color combo more classic, and the bathroom, typically a smaller space, is perfect for simple, high-drama design statements. Whether you go for contrasting black and white tile, or modernize the look with minimal, matte black fixtures, this is a style that's sure to please — and to stand the test of time. READ MORE ». Remodeling Ideas. Bathroom. Bathroom Projects. Color

Prism® Ultimate Performance Cement Grout - the Versatile Go To Grout

CUSTOM Insights Blog

Today there's a uniquely formulated, high performance cement grout with a full spectrum of color-consistent, stain-resistant benefits. A grout that’s ideal for virtually any tiling project. Prism Ultimate Performance Cement Grout - your “Go-To Grout” for reliability, versatility and proven results. With Prism, setting the high-performance standard in cement-based grout technology begins with uniform, consistent color.

Freshome’s Top Pantry Product Picks

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. In addition to our article about how to efficiently and effectively organize your pantry , we put together a collection of our favorite products for your pantry.

Mosa Tile Spotlight & Home Design Events in the Twin Cities

Rubble Tile

This month we’ve been highlighting wonderful projects around the Twin Cities area that make use of tiles by Mosa. We are excited to announce another space that includes Mosa tiles in its design–the Borton Volvo dealership in Golden Valley. Rubble Tile products are also featured in the upcoming Homes by Architects Tour, and the Parade of Homes […].

Before & After: A Love of Cooking and a Lack of Counter Space Lead to a Kitchen Reno

Apartment Therapy

Carleen's kitchen didn't offer much in the way of counter space but it did provide her with lots of poorly laid green tile, which, shockingly enough, wasn't much consolation. She decided that she'd had enough and set about renovating her kitchen. A mix of professional help, a handy husband and some smart IKEA finds help her put together a chic new kitchen with plenty more counter space to boot. READ MORE ». Kitchen Projects. Reader Submissions. Before & After

40 Romantic and Welcoming Grey Kitchens For Your Home

Trendir Magazine

Grey is a relaxing tone that’s fit for any and all rooms of the house. From the bedroom to the hallways, it’s an easy neutral to work with and a shade that’s easy to decorate around. And we’ve found 40 romantic and welcoming grey kitchens that will suit your home with ease.

Autumn Inspirations for your Home – A New Pinterest Board

JG Kitchens

I grew up in the Northeast, where Labor Day signalled the beginning of the Fall season. We went back to school. Vogue published its fattest issue of the year, chock full of sweaters and boots. Our favorite TV series returned to the small screen.

Autumn Dinner – The Best Pumpkin Shepherd’s Pie

Stagetecture

Traditionally, Shepherd’s Pie comes with a potato or sweet potato topping and that is what one generally expects. This autumn we introduce an interesting twist to this traditional recipe in the form of a pumpkin topping. It does two things.

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How To Make Your Own (Affordable) Floor Mirror

Apartment Therapy

Ryan and Michelle are all about DIY projects in and around their Annapolis, Maryland home. Whether it's propagating bamboo for privacy fencing, re-tiling bathrooms, or building custom furniture pieces, they love projects that allow them to save money while making their house more of a home. Ryan's latest project – a DIY floor mirror – is no exception. Learn how to make your own by following his helpful tutorial. READ MORE ». Project Ideas. Mirrors. Tutorials. Woodworking

9 Types of The Best Teenage Girl Bedroom Furniture

Deepnot

What is most needed of a teenage girl in her bedroom? Broadly speaking usually are needed furniture in the girl’s bedroom is a bed and a table to ornate. Because teenage girls are so much less that she wants to do in her bedroom in addition to ornate. But when your children need a computer […].

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Bathroom Blues

KB Culture

American post-war prosperity was hitting its stride in 1961, as this ad reflects. Three happy, well-dressed kids—but not enough bathrooms. No longer was sharing deemed necessary, nor virtuous. The more, the better would become the eventual model.

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Adding Wax into Road’s Concrete Mix Would Help Melt Off Snow in Environmentally-Friendly Way

The A to Z of Building

A discovery made by the researchers from Drexel University could create roads that melt off snow and ice during winter storms. This is possible by incorporating a minimal quantity of paraffin wax to