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Great Little Tiles

Tile of Spain USA

In architecture, the incorporation of subtle details can make all the difference. Small touches and material choices can change the impact of design to create a truly unique project.

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Sexy Home Design Styles Make a Comeback

JG Kitchens

I recently returned from the massive Design & Construction Week expo in Las Vegas. DCW combines the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show with the International Builders Show , both large events by themselves, tremendous together, as many feet will attest!

Trending in Tile for 2019

As The Tile Turns

With the new year comes new opportunities for making your space pop. The latest tile innovations could play perfectly into your most daring design goals for 2019. Tasteful, yet edgy, this year's trends offer stunning artistry without feeling excessive.

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Porcelain Paving Pros and Cons

The London Tile Co.

At The London Tile Co. we know that there are many benefits to using tiles in your kitchen or bathroom, but what about outside?

Prefab Homes: Pros and Cons

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The tiny house movement has had a positive effect on another type of residence: prefabricated homes. As millennials and empty nesters alike look for smaller scale, more affordable housing, prefab homes are getting their time in the sun.

Cool Cobogós

Diary of a Tile Addict

The 17th Expo Revestir – South America’s largest and most influential exhibition of ceramic tiles, surface solutions, and bathroom design – will take place from 12th to 15th March 2019 at Transamérica Expo Center, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Top Tiles on Display for the Spring Parade of Homes

Rubble Tile

Minnesota weather notwithstanding, Spring really is just around the corner, and what better way to experience the renewal of that season than the Parade of Homes! Introduced to Minnesota by BATC-Housing First in 1949, the tour event showcases new homes and amazing remodeling ideas for.

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Mountain Modern Architecture: 7 Ways to Define the Trend

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Once upon a time, building a home in the mountains meant something along the lines of bear rugs and deer heads. Sure, it was fine for a weekend getaway, but rustic homes didn’t always feel livable. The knickknacks and kitschy design can easily turn a mountain home into a caricature of itself.

Metallic and Marble Masterpieces

Diary of a Tile Addict

The 17th Expo Revestir – South America’s largest and most influential exhibition of ceramic tiles, surface solutions, and bathroom design – will take place from the 12th to 15th March 2019 at Transamérica Expo Center, in São Paulo, Brazil.

Importers Oppose Quartz-Tariff Expansion

Stone Update

Arizona Tile, Bedrosians, MSI, Piedrafina object to Cambria “glass quartz” request. Featured Latest News

Art for the Kitchen & Bath

Kitchens for Living

If you know me you know I’m always thinking about art and artfulness. When it comes to incorporating creativity into the home, I love finding paintings and ways to showcase sculpture and artisan items in a seamless way, especially in kitchens and baths. I recently attended ICFF Florida (International Contemporary Furniture Fair) in Fort Lauderdale […] Read more. The post Art for the Kitchen & Bath appeared first on Artful Kitchens.

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8 Ways to Design Multigenerational Homes

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

According to Pew Research, a whopping 64 million Americans live in multigenerational homes. Grandparents, parents, and kids all living under the same room has gained traction over the past few years, thanks to rising housing and healthcare costs.

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Majestic Magma And Much More

Diary of a Tile Addict

The 17th Expo Revestir – South America’s largest and most influential exhibition of ceramic tiles, surface solutions, and bathroom design – will take place from12th to 15th March 2019 at Transamérica Expo Center, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Ceiling Design Ideas To Instantly Upgrade Any Room

Trendir Magazine

Most homeowners who take their time to decorate their homes, do not take a double look at their ceiling. For some reason, the ceiling tends to be left alone without much décor or its simply not talked about being decorated enough.

Interior Design Do’s and Don’ts for Every Beginner

Kitchen and Residential Design

It goes without saying that a home’s interior design is what really makes it come alive. A good interior design can make or break a home; it can make a home feel inviting or stale, lived-in or sterile.

No Fireplace? No Problem. 10 Ways to Create a Focal Point

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 American ideal of the cozy living room with a roaring fireplace is often easier said than done.

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Expo Revestir: Ceaseless Innovation

Diary of a Tile Addict

Get ready! The 17 th EXPO REVESTIR will take place from March 12 th to 15 th 2019, at Transamérica Expo Center, in São Paulo, Brazil, and it’s going to amaze you once again in every way.

11 Sunroom Ideas That Are Too Good To Be True

Trendir Magazine

The sunroom- an almost magical place that allows you to be indoors yet have the outdoors almost at your fingertips. There is something quite blissful about sitting in your sunroom with a cool glass of wine and enjoying the sunset after a long tedious day.

019: Architectural Fees

Life of an Architect

Architectural Fees are a mystery to most people and there is no shortage of methods that architects charge for their services. How do you make sense of the options, which method works best for you, and how do you provide a method that suits the needs of both the architect and their clients.

These Are The 4 Color Rules That Every Interior Design Fan Needs To Know

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Color is often the most difficult part of a room for interior design fans to get right. That’s because colors are fickle. There are so many shades to choose from and they need to be put together in the right proportions. Otherwise, they won’t work together in harmony.

Too much Terrazzo?

Diary of a Tile Addict

It’s been claimed to be both a growing trend and a dying one. Interior designers don’t seem to agree on 2019s taste for terrazzo. Terrazzo with a twist was a very big trend last year (link to article), with multiple designs creating a vast range in materials, colours, and finishes.

Chic and Modern Open Space Decorating Ideas

Trendir Magazine

Having an open floor plan is quite beneficial. In theory, there’re multiple benefits to having an open space, including an abundance of lighting throughout two or more areas, and the convenience that comes with it as you entertain your guests.

Waste Materials Tested to Assess Their Thermal Performance as Potential Materials for Insulating Buildings

The A to Z of Building

A collaborative project between the University of Bath, University of Brighton, UniLaSalle in Rouen (France) and five other academic and non-academic partners, and financed under the Interreg VA

Entryway Design Tips: 6 Ways to Make an Entrance in Your Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

While often overlooked, the entryway might be one of the most important spaces in your home. After all, it’s the place that welcomes people into your home and, in some cases, might be the only part that visitors see. So why treat your entryway like a total afterthought?

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Playing with Nature

Diary of a Tile Addict

This is a small selection of company’s offerings that take large formats to the next level and into the ether. Using inspiration from nature in the form of marble and gemstones, digital printing helps to create truly incredible out-of-this-world tiles.

Minimal Dining Rooms That Offer An Invigorating New Look

Trendir Magazine

When it comes to aesthetically pleasing rooms, minimal décor is one of those things that might jump at you. This is mainly because the fewer items that are in the room the more you become accustomed to falling in love with the appeal of the overall space.

From the Taj Mahal to the Pyramids of Giza: How Long Would it Take to Build These Historical Landmarks Today?

The A to Z of Building

Specialist architect reveals how 10 world landmarks would be built today Some of the world’s most famous historical landmarks took thousands of workers and hundreds of years of backbreaking

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Sunken Rooms: Design Challenge or Buried Treasure?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Sunken rooms – where a living space is a few steps below the rest of the home – can be traced back to the 1920s. Still, the style didn’t really hit the mainstream until the swinging ‘60s. It was then that sunken rooms, or “conversation pits,” were the envy of everyone on the block.

Expo Revestir: Ceaseless Innovation

Diary of a Tile Addict

Get ready! The 17 th EXPO REVESTIR will take place from March 12 th to 15 th 2019, at Transamérica Expo Center, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and it’s going to amaze you once again in every way. The event keeps the tested and approved format: Business Days and Creative Days, with the schedule focused on different interests. EXPO REVESTIR is the biggest business platform in the national and international market of Latin America.

Taupe Rooms That Are Anything But Boring

Trendir Magazine

When you are working with a neutral hue such as taupe it’s a different ball game.

You’re Going to Love Joanna Gaines’s New Bedding Line for Target

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. . Chip and Joanna Gaines are at it again.

Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite: Separating Fact from Fiction

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Orkin recently released its list of the cities with the most bed bugs. The list is based on the cities in which the company performed the most residential and commercial bed bug treatments.)

Were the Pantone Colors of the Year for 2020 Accidentally Announced?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Laurie Pressman, Vice President of the Pantone Color Institute, just let us in on a little secret well in advance of Pantone’s official annual announcement.

Your Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Get your house into top shape for the warmer months with this spring home maintenance checklist. Image: Robert Daly/ Getty Images. The newness and freshness of spring are inspiring and can be just what we need to tackle our home’s biggest, most daunting to-dos. And that’s why in addition to spring cleaning this is also the perfect time of year to make sure everything around your home is in working order. Use this spring home maintenance checklist to undo any damage from winter.

How to Paint Over Bold Colors Using Fewer Coats

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Painting is one of the quickest and easiest ways to update your home. However, depending on the color you’re trying to cover, painting might not be quick or easy. Keeping up with the latest color trends can lead to pastels, jewel tones and everything in between. But when you’re ready to make a change, some colors are notoriously difficult to conceal under fresh paint. How can you paint over bold colors to make sure that new colors take and don’t bleed through? Prep work.