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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.

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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.

All About the Craftsmanship of Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

Cement tiles aren’t just popular because of the stunning designs available, they’re also one of the most durable types of tile on the market. In fact, there are many examples of 100-year-old cement tile installations that still look great today. So what is it that makes cement tiles so hardwearing?

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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.

Tile Trends: GIO Looks at Glass Tiles for Commercial Design

Giotile

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.

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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! bussoga.com.

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

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OCTOBER / NOVEMBER DESIGN NJ

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

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!

Your Guide to Energy-Efficient Home Heating Systems

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Heating the home in winter is one of the biggest household expenses. According to the EPA , 42% of the energy we use at home is for heating. While energy costs have risen, the improved energy efficiency of today’s heating systems offset those energy prices.

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Trendy Home Office Ideas

Trendir Magazine

Working from home has become more and more of a trend. Therefore, more and more homes are adding a home office. This is great if you work from home, but it is also great for those that tend to bring work home. Having a professional space where you can unwind and get work done is the ultimate goal.

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.

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!

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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The Best Eco-Friendly Apartment Living Ideas

Stagetecture

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.

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Modern Dining Room Tables That Are on Trend

Trendir Magazine

The dining table you use in your dining room will have a big impact on the décor you use in the space. It will also convey a lot about your family, your decorative style, and your personality. Therefore, you want to have a table that is modern yet will work well with your current décor.

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.

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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Books, Books and More Fall Books

The Perfect Bath

Fall is a great time for the release of new books, and this has been a banner year. Here are three that have landed on my desk recently, with more to come later. AN EYE FOR BEAUTY, Beth Webb. Beth Webb composes her rooms for a feeling of contentment and well-being. Her layered interiors reveal a connection to her clients and the way they want to live. Beth is a Southerner (Atlanta based) and her work is a methodical and timeless blend of classic and contemporary styles.

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.

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

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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.

9 Beautiful Ceiling Fans with Lights for Large Rooms

Deepnot

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 […].

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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.

The New Orange

KB Culture

Of course it's the color scheme that triggered this post. But the design merits are worthy of attention; these straightforward storage modules copped a Red Dot award. Fabricated of recycled polystyrene, the individual panels click endlessly together, thanks to the double-mitred edge.

Cork: Add Personality to Your Space With the Material of the Moment

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 always seems to be a point in the year where, while we enjoy our furniture and decor for the most part, it’s missing a little extra “something.”

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

Deepnot

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.

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.

Lancaster Designer Craftsmen Artisan Fair: November 11 & 12, 2017

Margaret Almon Mosaics

Luminous Beauty: Mosaic Word by Nutmeg Designs. Glass on wood, 6.5×12 ×12 inches. Nutmeg Designs will be back in Lancaster for the first time since 2009, when we did the previous incarnation of the Pennsylvania Guild November fine craft show.

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.

Modern Home False Ceiling Design Ideas Give Sensational View

Deepnot

Decoration which becomes trend nowadays is Modern Home False Ceiling Design Ideas. It is decoration that makes your ceiling look so wonderful. Modern false ceiling design has unique characteristic that makes it looks different from classic ceiling design.

ILVE Cooking Accessories: Creative Ways to Enrich your Culinary Ideas

Stagetecture

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post by ILVE Appliances. All opinions are strictly my own. When is the last time you took your recipes to the next level?

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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.

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Eclectic Apartment in Italy Highlights Old Fresco-Style Paintings

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Italian firm Studioata completed the design of an original apartment in Turin, Italy. The home is located inside a heritage building and cleverly combines classical details with contemporary arrangements. The interior consists of a succession of environments outlined by different heights.

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