Sat.Oct 12, 2019 - Fri.Oct 18, 2019

Why You Might Want Porcelain Slab Countertops

JG Kitchens

I first spotted porcelain slab countertops in a European cabinet showroom in West Hollywood, either in 2009 or 2010. I didn’t know what they were, but I loved the sleek look.

Chinese Tariffs and their Effect on the Tile Industry

Architectural Ceramics

Many people have asked us about how the newly implemented Chinese tariffs will affect the tile and flooring industry. They wanted us to go into detail about the actual tariffs and their impact. Here it is.

Cersaie Curiosities III

Diary of a Tile Addict

Cersaie is the gift that keeps on giving, and this third installment of the curiosities from the show demonstrates wonderfully the range of delights we had the privilege of seeing.

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GIO Tile in Real Life!

Giotile

While professional room scenes are great for showcasing our tile collections attractively on our website’s product pages, and digital swatches can be a designer’s best friend, there’s nothing like the actual installation for seeing how a particular tile collection really stacks up.

Whimsical Blue Kitchens That Are Too Charming To Be True

Trendir Magazine

Besides white, blue is one of the most popular kitchen hues. Not only is it a charming shade, but its also elegant and calming. Which is why many love to have it as part of their kitchen decor.

Week of October 14, 2019 – Fall Harvest Season

Architectural Ceramics

Autumn is a fantastic time to celebrate with harvest festivals, apple picking, and general Fall fun! Our idea of fun can be found in these Fall-inspired design posts of the week. From old farmhouses to hip restaurant spaces, there are lots of ways to let Fall inspire your design. A season for change.

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Cersaie Curiosities III

Diary of a Tile Addict

Cersaie is the gift that keeps on giving, and this third installment of the curiosities from the show demonstrates wonderfully the range of delights we had the privilege of seeing.

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HVAC Systems: Understand Your Options

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Many modern homes have an HVAC system. HVAC stands for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, and these systems are designed to keep your home a comfortable temperature all year round.

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Bringing the Charm to black Kitchens

Trendir Magazine

Colorful kitchens have been all the rage this year; however, while that might be the case, there’s a color that is slowly but surely creeping back on the scene- black.

Cersaie Curiosities

Diary of a Tile Addict

We have covered many of the main trends and styles that caught Tile Addict’s eye at Cersaie , but there were many, many more special and intruguing works that have not yet received a mention. Firstly, this range from leftfield by Novoceram – Kawaii.

The High Point Market Guide For Growing Your Brand

The Ace of Space

High Point Market is just days away, undeniably of the largest home furnishings markets in the world. It’s become the barometer for the design industry and an indication of what we can expect to see in the following year.

Window Types — The Complete Guide for Picking the Right Windows

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Window Types Guide. Windows are a fundamental part of your home. The window types you choose will determine how much light reaches the interior and what type of view you get from each room. Installing the wrong type of window can make your home feel poorly lit and closed off.

035: Architecture and Math

Life of an Architect

If you ever thought about being an architect but thought you couldn’t handle the math, you aren’t alone.

Skinny Selection

Diary of a Tile Addict

Skinny formats have been trending a lot this year so Tile Addict took a look around Cersaie to see how companies have incorporated them into their ranges. And there are definitely some interesting formats, decors, and effects to see!

The Essential Market Guide For Growing Your Brand

The Ace of Space

High Point Market is just days away, undeniably one of the largest home furnishings markets in the world. It’s become the barometer for the design industry and an indication of what we can expect to see in the following year.

Kitchen Windows Guide — Find the Right Choice for You

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

From sipping coffee in the morning to cooking family dinners at night, we spend a lot of our day in the kitchen. For most homeowners, it’s important for the kitchen to be a happy and cheerful space. One of the most effective ways to do this is through kitchen window design.

4 kitchen design secrets your probably didn’t know

Kitchen and Residential Design

Are you planning a kitchen renovation? Good for you. A brand-new kitchen is the ticket to a better lifestyle. You don’t need a justification to embark on a home renovation project. A good kitchen design should combine form and function.

Cersaie Curiosities II

Diary of a Tile Addict

Our previous article on Cersaie ‘s curiosities barely scratched the surface of all the design delights from the show. Today we have a selection of four more companies who have created a little something to talk about.

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Cersaie Curiosities II

Diary of a Tile Addict

Our previous article on Cersaie ‘s curiosities barely scratched the surface of all the design delights from the show. Today we have a selection of four more companies who have created a little something to talk about.

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All About Bamboo Flooring — Understand Your Options

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Bamboo Flooring Guide. Whether you’re looking to improve the appearance of one room in your house or hoping to install a durable, eco-friendly flooring option throughout your home, bamboo floors combine the resilience of hardwood flooring with the easy maintenance of laminate.

Best Home Internet

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

GaudiLab / Shuttershock. Best Home Internet: Reviews and Comparisons. Internet access is basically a necessity these days. About 87% of Americans use the internet; we rely on it for everything from online banking to keeping up with friends.

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DIY Home Security

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Home security systems may seem expensive, but there are several ways you can get around high-cost systems by using DIY home security systems that you install yourself. Each company offers different services, features and add-ons that can bolster your sense of safety.

3 Best Replacement Window Brands of 2019

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

If you’re looking for new replacement windows, there are a lot of factors to consider before deciding which is the best window brand for you. What do you value most when it comes to replacement windows? Here are some of the questions you should answer before purchasing: What is your budget?

Best Outdoor Security Cameras

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

In 2017, there were roughly 1.4 million burglaries across the United States according to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting report. In the same report, it is stated that victims of these offenses lost an estimated $3.4 billion in property.

Best Home Security Systems

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Nothing is more important than protecting your family and property. Home security systems play a major role in preventing burglaries, home invasions and property theft, and often provide valuable information to law enforcement when crimes occur.

Heat Pumps — See Reviews of Top Systems

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Best Heat Pumps: Reviews and Comparisons. Heat pumps are incredibly efficient heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems that can both heat and cool your home. They work by taking heat out of the air in one space and moving it into the air in another space.

The Best Renters Insurance for 2019

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Having the best renters insurance is a crucial protective hedge for preserving all of the things you love about your home. Choosing the right insurance on your own can be overwhelming. Fortunately, we’ve crafted the definitive one-stop guide to finding the very best renters insurance on the market.

Pella Windows

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Pella has been in the window and door industry since 1925. They provide a wide range of wood, fiberglass and vinyl window options. They also offer top-of-the-line windows with smart home technology that continues their tradition of industry innovation.

Lennox Heating & Cooling

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

In business since 1895, Lennox Heating and Cooling offers furnaces, air conditioners, thermostats, air purification systems, filters and more for homes and businesses. Based in Texas, they have manufacturing facilities, distribution centers and dealers all across the U.S.

Andersen Windows

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Andersen Windows is the largest window company in the world. Founded in 1903 as a lumber company, it was named the top window brand for wood and wood-clad windows by Builder Magazine. romacoma / Shuttershock. Andersen Windows products. Andersen has six main product lines of windows.

Carrier Heating & Cooling

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Willis Carrier, the founder of Carrier Heating & Cooling, invented the first modern air conditioner in 1902. Today, Carrier is the world’s largest HVAC manufacturer. They’re an industry leader in environmentally-friendly practices, building the world’s most energy-efficient air-conditioning and heating systems and phasing out ozone-depleting refrigerants. GSPhotography / Shuttershock. Carrier AC and Carrier Furnace Products.

What To Include In a First Aid Kit and Where To Put It

Kitchen and Residential Design

via Parents always have their children’s safety in mind and it can be quite stressful. The primary reason for this is that there can be a large number of things to look after, such as making sure they don’t get hurt, preventing any allergic reactions, and much more.