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Avoid Spooky Tile Situations with Advice from AC’s Customer Service Team

Architectural Ceramics

Don’t let tile mistakes haunt your home renovation. With expert advice from Architectural Ceramic’s Customer Service team, you can be prepared throughout your tile purchase and renovation.

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November Featured Tiles: Andalusia & Earth

The London Tile Co.

After a month of sunshine and surprisingly warm weather, November has started with a heavy rainstorm here at London Tile HQ.

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The Fundamentals of Autumn

Tile of Spain USA

The approach of autumn changes weather, habits and even homes. Ceramic tile collections from Spain offer choices for this new season; a new dosage of inspiration for the return home. STN Cerámica, Terk (9” X 82”).

Get The Look: Block Party Highland Park

Granada Tile

Right now, we’re obsessed with hexes. No, not the scary-witch-with-a-crooked-finger-who’ll-put-a-spell-on-you-and-lock-you-up-in-a-cage-for-fattening-up-and-then-eating-later kind but the six sided cement tiles that’ll make you fall in love with whatever room you put them in kind!

15 Awesome Foodie Gift Ideas for Your Friends

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The ultimate gift for your favorite foodie. KitchenAid’s Limited Edition stand mixer with ceramic hobnail bowl is a dream gift. Image: Williams Sonoma 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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Stylish Kitchens That Scream Timeless

Trendir Magazine

Whether you spend your days cooking, or you enjoy entertaining your guests the kitchen is always a busy space. Keeping that in mind, you want your kitchen to represent your personality while still having a timeless, authentic feel.

Caprice Grove Cement Tile Echoes Traditional French and Spanish Patterns

Cement Style

Inspired by French and Spanish cement tile traditions, the Caprice Grove cement tile pattern by Villa Lagoon Tile is a new classic featuring alternating quatrefoils and spear-point crosses.

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Rubble Tile Presents: AlysEdwards’ New And Improved Half Baked Collection

Rubble Tile

At Rubble Tile, we like to celebrate innovation and those who strive to succeed while being unique. With their non-stop irreverence coupled with their impressive design talents, AlysEdwards Tile & Stone provides a prime example of the type of tile people we like to work.

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A Guide to Renting Out Your Holiday Property Abroad

Kitchen and Residential Design

In recent years, it has become exponentially more accessible to make a buck or two off renting out your living space. As more and more people have considered hosting or visiting a home, numerous more platforms have surfaced to aid each party in this endeavor.

Building Your Energy-Efficient Dream Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Take some notes from the 2018 HGTV Smart Home designs and equip your home with the best ways to make your home energy efficient. Source: HGTV Customize your modern home with energy saving appliances that can offer style and comfort.

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Ceramics of Italy

The new Florim factory has been opened in the heart of the Italian ceramic district, in Fiorano Modenese: a 4.0 plant that sets unprecedented standards in the field of industrial innovation. A hub of technology and automation that covers an area of 48,000 square metres (next to the institutional headquarters) and is preparing to open its doors for Cersaie 2018.

The Best Curtains To Enhance Your Bedroom

Trendir Magazine

Whether you love them or you happen to hate them curtains are an excellent addition to a bedroom, not only do they conceal the light from outside but they have the ability to bring a room together seamlessly.

011: An Architect’s Salary

Life of an Architect

It was only a matter of time before I once again tackled the topic of an architect’s salary. This is actually the fourth post I’ve prepared on the subject, but I haven’t talked about it since January 2013 so maybe it was overdue.

7 Things to Look for When Buying a New House

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Shopping for a new house means looking past that fresh coat of paint and doing a little digging to see if any big repairs or deal breakers are lurking beneath the surface.

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Glorious Contrast: Quiltmaker’s Color Workshop Meets Mosaic

Margaret Almon Mosaics

I remember reading that color gets all the glory but contrast does the heavy lifting! This mosaic was inspired by a pattern from The Quiltmaker’s Color Workshop from Weeks Ringle and incorporates some broken dishes from my great grandmother Margaret’s china —the feathery white and amber pattern.

Alkali-Activated Concrete from Fly Ash is as Strong as Traditional Concrete

The A to Z of Building

Researchers from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania are coming up with new techniques for producing cementless concrete using fly ash—an industrial waste. The end product that

Staging Your Home for Resale


(This post brought to you by North Coast Financial Inc.). Great home staging can make all the difference between a disappointing experience listing a house for sale and experiencing phenomenal success in today’s home market.

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Interior Designer Inspiration for Styling Your Coffee Table

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Styling your coffee table sets the vibe for your entire living room. Image: Pottery Barn 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.

Rainbow Hope

Margaret Almon Mosaics

This Hope banner designed by My Partner in Craft Stratoz really pops when you walk by the church. It is based on a colored pencil design he created and an Arts & Crafts font. We could all use some rainbow hope. The post Rainbow Hope appeared first on Margaret Almon.

Check Out The Inside’s New Katherine Carter for Homepolish Collection

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The Inside is a great source for affordable home accents as well as textiles, similar to what you’d find if you work with a top interior designer.

Micro Apartments are the Next Big Thing

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

For fans of tiny houses , there’s a new way to live small and affordably – even in the biggest, most expensive cities. Micro apartments are hot in many cities with developers busy building entire buildings of them in places like New York City and San Francisco.

20 Pinterest Thanksgiving Table Setting Ideas You’ll Want To Try

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

If you’re looking for some fresh inspiration to get your table ready for Thanksgiving this year, we’ve got you covered. We’ve spent hours looking at the best Pinterest Thanksgiving table setting pins.

Here’s The Fab New French Connection Homeware Line You Need To Add Textured Accents To Your Space

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

French Connection – the affordable Brit fashion brand known best for its basic t-shirts sporting their provocative initials, FCUK – has a new home line. Move over, Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters and Zara Home. FCUK may have your wallet captive for now.

30 Modern Radiator Covers and Cabinet Ideas That Hide Your Old-School Pipes

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Is your home or apartment heated by old-school radiators ? They’re a good heating option, especially if they’re heat-conducting cast iron. But these radiator units take up considerable wall space and, in many cases, they’re unsightly.

5 Ways to Decorate with Christmas Mason Jars

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. Mason jars have become a favorite for home decorating over the years, and with good reason. Before they adorned wedding tables, Mason jars were used to preserve food.

6 Ways to Get Amazing Pumpkin Menageries This Fall

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Pumpkins are a powerful element in autumn decorating. They pack a colorful punch. Since they’re harvested in the fall, they make everyone think of the autumnal season. They’re also extremely versatile. It’s easy to paint pumpkins , add jeweled accents or buy different types with wild textures.

7 Celebrity Haunted Mansions Where It Feels Like Halloween Every Day

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Celebrities are just like us, except they have more money, more fame and bigger haunted houses. Just in time for Halloween, we present you with seven celebrity haunted mansions that vary from unsettling to downright horrifying. At these houses, Halloween is an everyday event.

Get Your Home Farmhouse-Chic With Ashley Furniture’s New mane + mason Collection

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 farmhouse design craze is real. In the last five years, Pinterest searches for modern farmhouse style are up more than 300 percent.

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A Colorful Trip Around the World with Kaffe Fassett

Margaret Almon Mosaics

Trip Around the World Quilt by Kaffe Fassett. Photo by Margaret Almon. Kaffe Fassett is the epitome of bright colors with his quilts, fabric, knitting and mosaics. I had the chance to see his work at the Michener Art Museum a few years ago.

Color as Motivation

Margaret Almon Mosaics

Rainbow Tracker and Colorful Pendants by Margaret Almon. I am very partial to orange, but really I never met color I didn’t like in art making. I noticed as I had these pendants sitting on my bullet journal tracker that there was definitely a similarity!