Sat.Oct 28, 2017 - Fri.Nov 03, 2017

Trick or Treat: Trade Tips for a Sweet Install

Architectural Ceramics

We all know the phrase: trick or treat! On Halloween, candy is the sweet reward after going house to house in our best robot or superhero costume. When it comes to tile in our homes, we all want a sweet looking space. If the renovation is done poorly, however, the result can be scary.

Mid-Century Modern Small Kitchen Design Ideas You’ll Want to Steal

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Mid-century modern has never been more popular. And that’s because homeowners and renters want a modern style that’s also warm and full of personality.

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Tile Trends: GIO Looks at Glass Tiles for Commercial Design


Glass tiles offer unique looks and unmatched shine compared with other materials for walls. Glass tile may even occasionally be used for floors in limited application for borders and accents. Glass tiles play with light as no other tile can.

The Salk Institute

Life of an Architect

Something happened recently that I didn’t see coming … I visited a building that I had known about since college, seen a million and one pictures of the project, but truly didn’t appreciate until I walked the space and experienced the building.

Small Kitchen Design Ideas Worth Saving

Apartment Therapy

We see a lot of great small kitchens, and the best ones have smart layouts, maximized efficiency and clever storage solutions. If you are planning a large renovation, or just want refresh your space, here are twelve tried and true ideas for getting a kitchen that totally works. READ MORE ».

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A Newly Remodeled, Maximalist Philadelphia Home — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

Name: Rachael, Rob and Frankie Wetherington + Liza Minnelli the Cat. Location: East Kensington — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Size: 1,600 square feet. Years Lived In: 5 years, owned. Rachael and Rob's first house wasn't their "dream home" when they bought it five years ago, right before their wedding. But with a giant yard in the city and an open floor plan on a corner in a neighborhood they loved, it had enough potential to be pretty darn close.

Do’s and Don’ts of Finishing a Basement and Creating the Perfect Bonus 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. Finishing a basement is one of the coolest home improvement projects you can undertake.

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November Featured Tiles: Panache & Temple

The London Tile Co.

Another new month is here and with it brings comfort food, fireworks and fairy lights. Many of us will be hosting family and friends over the festive period and want our homes to look their best – particularly kitchens for those preparing a feast of food. Updating your splashback with new tiles is a great way to give your kitchen a quick refresh and now is the perfect time do so.

Bedroom Light Fixtures That Are Here to Stay

Trendir Magazine

Whether you retire from an exhausting day in a small bungalow or an elegant master suite, chances are you do more than just sleep in your bedroom space. A dark room can help you create the relaxing atmosphere you seek, but it can be a bit difficult to do much without the proper lighting.

Putting the "Trick" Back in Trick or Treat: The Origin of Everyone's Favorite Halloween Phrase

Apartment Therapy

Ask any kid what the best part of Halloween is, and they'll most definitely say it's trick-or-treating. Even though you might still don a clever costume each year, you probably grew out of the whole going around and collecting candy from strangers thing by the time you became a teenager, right?


How to Decorate with Orange to Stylishly Warm Up Any Room

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. Mandarin, pumpkin spice, sunset, warm persimmon … these are all paint color names for orange.

Put Your Heads Together

KB Culture

Josep Motas designed these tiles, a kaleidoscopic riff on cartoonish craniums. In various sizes and colors [mix-and-match mandibles, anyone?], they're available in glazed terra cotta, concrete, or stoneware. Happy Halloween!


Garden State Tile Blog

Learn how to incorporate today’s trendy patterns without overwhelming a space. See the “Ask the Pros” section. The post OCTOBER / NOVEMBER DESIGN NJ appeared first on Garden State Tile. Blog Media

The Under $5 Floral "Filler" You're Passing Up But Shouldn't

Apartment Therapy

Fresh cut flowers for my home are a little luxury I like to indulge in when I can. They make my rooms feel instantly energized and just make me happier, plain and simple. Plus, according to this article , they can also prompt you to keep your home tidier, and I'll take all the motivation I can get!


Pick of the Litter: 40 Modern Pet Products for the Design Fanatic

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’re a design purist, the everyday dog bowl or cat scratcher doesn’t work in your modernist home.

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Celebrate Halloween with American Olean's Perspecta

ISC Surfaces

Perspecta 8x24 in International Orange & Spacial Black Perspecta by American Olean is an 8x24 wall tile that features a soft pinstripe running the entire length. Colors range from contemporary to bold and a matching jolly is available.

2018 Coverings Tile/Stone Awards Open

Stone Update

Entries for exemplary installation and design accepted online until Jan. Featured Shows, Seminars, Workshops Events

This $90 Bedding Set Wants To End the Struggle With Fitted Sheets

Apartment Therapy

Have you ever felt like the exercise of replacing the fitted sheet on your bed should be an Olympic sport? One innovative new company in New York feels your pain and wants to arm you with better equipment: a sheet set that's more like a layered ski shell than your standard bedding. READ MORE ».

Defining a Style Series: What Is Transitional Design? (It’s the Perfect Middle Ground)

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. Bring comfort into your home with transitional design.

How to Make Creamy Mushroom Soup Recipe


A delicious soup recipe is a perfect way to start your holiday meal! Serving a great, memorable Thanksgiving Dinner is not an easy task. Good recipes are essential to achieving a wonderful result and the beginning is really important, so here is a recipe for a Thanksgiving Side that will make the dinner hit off the ground in the best possible way.

Stimac New Braxton-Bragg CEO

Stone Update

Succeeds Rich Hassert, who retires; brings extensive sales, marketing experience to stone-supplies distributor. Featured Company Insider News

7 Ideas to Make an Old-School Tiled Bathroom Look New and Fresh

Apartment Therapy

If you live in a home or apartment of a certain age, chances are good that your walls are covered in the 4"x4" ceramic tile that was at one point considered de rigueur for a bathroom.

Bucharest Apartment Sprinkled with Ingenious Design Ideas

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

This apartment in Bucharest, Romania, caught our attention thanks to the ingenious design ideas it puts on display. Discovered by Freshome on Designrulz , the 77 square-meter (828 square-foot) home is filled with light and storage solutions that maximize space.

Entertaining at Home – from San Diego Union-Tribune

JG Kitchens

Are you one of the millions of folks who throw parties or have overnight guests during the holiday season? Is your home company-ready? My most recent cover story for the San Diego Union-Tribune ‘s Home + Garden section shares expert advice for making it so!

The Best Eco-Friendly Apartment Living Ideas


Eco-friendly apartment living ideas can often be a challenge, but are slowly gaining popularity as more people insist on green living solutions for rental spaces. Creating an eco-friendly apartment space is all about going back to the basics. From incorporating natural materials, a selection of plants and flowers and sunlight in interior spaces, there are various low-cost green living decor options you can try out. The Best Eco-Friendly Apartment Living Ideas.

These Tiles Turn Your Wall Into a LEGO Building Base

Apartment Therapy

LEGO fans young and old, check this out: One company makes removable wall tiles that serve as building block bases. This is especially good news for anyone who's ever experienced the excruciating pain of stepping on a LEGO.) READ MORE ».

Permeable House in Costa Rica Built Around Majestic Trees

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

QBO3 Arquitectos completed the design of a modern residence in Puerto Carrillo, Costa Rica. The “Tree House” comes with a total living surface of 280 square meters (3,010 square feet) and offers a nature escape from the hectic city life.

ARDEX Participates in Adopt-A-Highway

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Yesterday ARDEX’ Adopt-A-Highway volunteers dodged November rain to pick up litter from Todd Road during our Fall clean-up. The team picked up 28 bags of trash and other miscellaneous debris. This is ARDEX’s 11th year participating in the Adopt-A-Highway program. In the News


Modern Coffee Table Trends for 2018

Trendir Magazine

Coffee tables have always been a staple piece in any living room. Traditionally, they were created as an area to place your drinks, put your feet up and/or have small trinkets on.

9 Beautiful Ceiling Fans with Lights for Large Rooms


If the home has a large room so as it would need the good circulation because there will be a lot of air that settles in when it is not to be circulated properly. If you want to make a good air flow can be by using a large window and can also use a […].


Small Floating House in Norway Maximizes Lake Views

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Feste Landscape / Architecture completed the design and implementation of a small floating house on Lake Nisser in Telemark, Norway. The cabin’s total living area is 26 square meters (280 square feet) and is developed on stilts, due to local planning restrictions.

How to Make Your Garden Appear Bigger

Kitchen and Residential Design

Having a big and beautiful garden is every homeowner’s dream, but not all properties are blessed with the extra space to make that happen. Don’t let limited garden space deter you from having a beautiful garden though because there are still so many things you can do with the patio area.

Turning Your Living Room Into The Ultimate Modern Space

Trendir Magazine

If you could only choose one space in your home to decorate and make it the center of your home, you would probably choose your living room. The reason behind this is the living room is pretty much considered the center of the home.

9 Best Small Flower Garden Design Ideas to Make Your Outdoor Appealing


Small flower garden will be great ideas to transform small yard become comfortable additional place to enjoy the outdoor. Small space doesn’t mean you don’t have a chance to have beautiful garden filled with attractive flower and plants.