#FlexboneFriday Feature: Fantasy Tile of Stevensville, Maryland

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

A special treat, Fantasy Tile recently used ARDEX UI 740™ FLEXBONE® Uncoupling Membrane with ARDEX X 5™ Flexible Tile and Stone Mortar on a residential installation and shot some video of the process! Click to view: Fantasy Tile Installs ARDEX 740.

ModCraft welcomes new showroom in Maryland


ModCraft tile is very happy to announce the availability of our modern and contemporary wall tile at Hunt Valley Tile and Stone showroom in Hunt Valley, Maryland.

Modular House Goes Modern in Maryland

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Photos by Maxwell MacKenzie ] The post Modular House Goes Modern in Maryland appeared first on Freshome.com. There was a time when modular houses were looked down upon.

The Folksy Maryland Home of Two Full-Time Artists — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

Location: Just outside Baltimore, Maryland. It's clear what the focus is in this Maryland rental home: creativity. Name: McKenzie Elizabeth Ditter and Matt Muirhead. Size: 1150 square feet. Years Lived In: 1.5 years, renting. Here, two spaces downstairs that might typically be used as a living room and dining room have instead been transformed into two art studios. McKenzie is a painter and wedding photographer, and Matt is a painter and builds his own musical instruments.

Bright, Creekside Home in Maryland Built for Its Views

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Michaels, Maryland, this modern residence by architect Robert M. The post Bright, Creekside Home in Maryland Built for Its Views appeared first on Freshome.com. Situated on the edge of Solitude Creek, in St. Gurney makes the most of its privileged location.

Natalie and Krešimir's Art and Music in Maryland — House Tour Greatest Hits

Apartment Therapy

Location: Belvedere Square — Baltimore, Maryland. Pin it. Name: Natalie Steinebrunner and Krešimir Tokić. Size: 1,200 square feet. Years lived in: 3 years; Owned. Natalie and Krešimir live on a quiet, leafy street in Baltimore with their dogs, Ziggy and Eva (affectionately: "monster mixes").

USGBC Recognizes 12 of Extra Space Storage’s Maryland Stores with LEED Gold Certification

The A to Z of Building

the "Company") today announced that 12 of its stores in Maryland received the LEED Gold Certification. Extra Space Storage Inc. LEED, or Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is

Taking the First Steps Towards Your Maryland or Washington, DC Kitchen Renovation

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

Contact Jack Rosen for kitchen renovation design and custom cabinets in Washington, DC and the surrounding Maryland and Virginia areas! If it’s time for a kitchen renovation in your Maryland, Virginia or D.C. The kitchen is the heart of your home.

Wood Partners to Commence Construction on 340-Unit Apartment Community in Laurel, Maryland

The A to Z of Building

Wood Partners, a leader in real estate development and acquisition, has announced that they will break ground this month on a new 340-unit apartment community in Laurel, Maryland. The project will be

NAIOP Maryland/DC Awards of Excellence Honors FOX Architects with Multiple Awards

The A to Z of Building

FOX Architects, LLC won multiple awards October 2 at the NAIOP Maryland/DC Chapter's 2014 Awards of Excellence. FOX Architects was recognized for their Nuclear Energy Institute, American Forest

How to Choose the Right Kitchen Cabinetry Brand for Your Maryland or Washington, DC Home

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

If you’re looking for new kitchen cabinetry in your Maryland, Virginia or DC metro area home, look no further than the Jack Rosen showroom.

Ready for Resale: Tips on Getting Ready to Sell Your Home

Architectural Ceramics

The DC metro area is the sixth-largest metropolitan area in the country, centered on our nation’s capital and reaching out to areas of Maryland, northern Virginia, and a small portion of West Virginia. Rockville, MD – May 26, 2017 – Ready to renovate for resale?

New Method to Make Wood As Strong As Titanium Alloys

The A to Z of Building

Engineers at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMD) have discovered a method to make wood more than ten times tougher and stronger than before; creating a natural substance that is stronger

#TileTuesday Congrats Choose Your Experience FLEXBONE Sweepstakes Winners!

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Matt Williams (Excel Tile – Bel Air, Maryland). Congratulations Choose Your Experience FLEXBONE® Sweepstakes winners!

How To Make Your Own (Affordable) Floor Mirror

Apartment Therapy

Ryan and Michelle are all about DIY projects in and around their Annapolis, Maryland home. Whether it's propagating bamboo for privacy fencing, re-tiling bathrooms, or building custom furniture pieces, they love projects that allow them to save money while making their house more of a home. Ryan's latest project – a DIY floor mirror – is no exception. Learn how to make your own by following his helpful tutorial. READ MORE ». Project Ideas. Mirrors. Tutorials. Woodworking

Cinco de Mayo: 5 Ways to Use Mexican-Inspired Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Chevy Chase, Maryland-based interior designer, Sarah Turner, of Jennifer Gilmer Kitchen & Bath, Ltd. Rockville, MD – May 5, 2017 – The Kentucky Derby, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, and Memorial Day – May is never short on it’s share of holidays and celebrations.

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Trick or Treat: Trade Tips for a Sweet Install

Architectural Ceramics

Tile contractor and trade professional, Gianna Vallefuoco with the Maryland-based Vallefuoco Contractors, LLC. 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.

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What’s New at AC?

Architectural Ceramics

For more information on purchasing or sampling a product found in this blog post, please email sales@architecturalceramics.com or call/visit any of our six showrooms throughout Maryland and Virginia. .

It’s Only Natural: AC’s Glass Tile Collection

Architectural Ceramics

Here, the client’s kitchen in their Maryland home brings back a bit of the beach with the use of our 6×12 glossy tile in Cotton. School’s out for summer. The sun is shining. It’s only natural that we all want to run for the Rehoboth beaches.

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Architectural Ceramics Receives Best Of Houzz 2015

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

ACI has six convenient locations in the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area: Maryland: Baltimore, Bethesda, Rockville and Virginia: Alexandria, Chantilly, and Falls Church. Architectural Ceramics has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design.

New Home and Design Magazine

The Tile Shop

I just finished reading the new Home and Design Magazine for Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia. I always find it inspiring.here are some featured designers work I liked: Studio Santalla: Robert Shields Interiors: Whittington Design Studio:

A "Nice Enough" Patio Gets a Warm, Wood Upgrade — Makeover

Apartment Therapy

Location: Rockville, Maryland. Before. Image credit: Submitted by Anne-Claire). Project by: Anne-Claire. Our back patio was nice enough when we moved in. It was made of flag stones, had a fun round shape and was surrounded by plants and trees. But after almost two years in the house, we felt that a wood deck would look warmer and more inviting. So this spring while my parents were visiting from France, my dad helped us build one.

New Year’s Resolution: Remodel Your Kitchen!

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

Design Your Dream Kitchen in Maryland, Washington, DC or Virginia. If it’s time for a kitchen renovation in your Maryland, Virginia or D.C. metro area home, start the process by bringing measurements and magazine clippings to the Jack Rosen showroom in Rockville, Maryland. People often make unrealistic resolutions at the beginning of each New Year, but it doesn’t have to be that way! One goal you can make and actually stick to in 2016 is a kitchen renovation.

Allison's Architecturally Charming Row Home — House Call

Apartment Therapy

Location: Upper Fells Point, Baltimore, Maryland. I'm located in Baltimore, Maryland and my house is an old row home in Upper Fells Point that I bought in 2013. Pin it. Name: Allison.

Buy An Island in Maine For Less Than a Condo in Boston — House of the Day

Apartment Therapy

If you loved the private island off the coast of Portland, Maine or the six lighthouses in Maryland and Michigan for sale this summer, have we got the place for you — combining both dreamy maritime features, but for less than the cost of a Boston condo.

Create a Focal Point in Your Kitchen

Conestoga Tile Blog

Photo Credit: Cabinet Discounters, Maryland and Northern Virginia. Backsplashes–originally destined to protect the walls in your kitchen with little to no fanfare–have come a long way. Today’s variety of style makes it easy to use them as the focal point of a room. .

MBIA Honors Mid-Atlantic Builders with Environmental Award for Most Energy Efficient New Home

The A to Z of Building

Mid-Atlantic Builders has won the Maryland Building Industry Association (MBIA) Environmental Award for Most Energy Efficient New Home. The Mid-Atlantic Builders Modena model received a HERS rating of

Maximize Space in Your Small DC Kitchen

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

In the DC metro area, and especially the Maryland suburbs, space is at a premium. Finding just-right cabinetry for small kitchens in the DC and Maryland area can be tough, so make the most of custom kitchen cabinetry.

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Structal-Bridges Secures over $90M in Contracts to Replace Two NY Bridges with Steel Structures

The A to Z of Building

with US corporate office located in Point of Rocks, Maryland, has obtained two contracts totaling over $90M for the fabrication of the steel Structal-Bridges, a division of Canam Group Inc.,

Where to Place Tile Medallions

Conestoga Tile Blog

* Photograph: H&L Home Remodeling, Maryland. . Question: How do you know where to place tile mosaics or medallions? Answer: Tile mosaics and medallions will immediately draw the eye. Therefore their placement should be well thought out.

Harkins Contracting Receives NASA Contract to Construct New MLCC at Wallops Flight Facility

The A to Z of Building

of Salisbury, Maryland, for the construction of a new Mission Launch Command Center (MLCC) at the agency's Wallops Flight Facility in NASA has awarded a contract to Harkins Contracting Inc.

10 Gorgeous Washington, DC, Metro Area Kitchens that Feature White Cabinets

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

Below we’ve highlighted 10 kitchens we’ve designed in the Maryland, Northern Virginia, and Washington, DC areas that flawlessly showcase all the amazing aspects of installing white kitchen cabinets. White Kitchen Cabinets in Maryland, DC, and Northern Virginia.

Basement Wet Bar Designs

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

Considering pursuing custom basement wet bars for your Maryland home? Basement design can present some unique challenges for homeowners. After all, many view the space as little more than a dark, gloomy storage area for old boxes and holiday glitz.

Aging in Place Kitchen Design

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

Age-Friendly Kitchen Design in Maryland. If you live in Maryland, Washington, DC, or Northern Virginia and are interested in a custom kitchen design that can complement your more advanced stages of living, Jack Rosen can help.

Tile Excellence - Untitled Article

Tile Excellence

This article was written by Budget Waterproofing, Maryland basement waterproofing professionals helping homeowners solve their wet basement problems for over 55 years. Foundation Drain Tile and Two Options for Waterproofing Your Basement [As promised, Tile Excellence, Inc.

European Kitchen Designs: Foreign Flair for Your Home

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

If you love the idea of a European kitchen for your Maryland, Washington, DC and Virginia area home, Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens can make it happen. Call us or visit our Rockville showroom today if you want a European kitchen in your Maryland, Washington, DC and Virginia area home!

What to Know About Exterior Functional Wood Window Shutters :: History, Styles & Curb Appeal

Building Moxie

For me (living in Maryland), and for the sake of this article, think instead of paired shutters – like small french doors for your windows. Maryland – pictured above.). *. This is the second part of a two-part article on wood window shutters.

A Baltimore Loft Full of Art & Light — House Call

Apartment Therapy

Location: Baltimore, Maryland. (Image credit: Submitted by Nicole & Dave). Name: Nicole & Dave. Nicole and Dave are an artist and designer couple who discovered this hidden 900 square foot gem nestled in South Baltimore.

5 Must-Haves for Entertaining in the Kitchen

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

In the DC area and Maryland and Virginia suburbs, space is limited and remodeling is pricey, so if you have to choose one room to update to keep up with the Jones’ you should focus on the kitchen. In the Maryland, DC, and Virginia area, space is pretty limited.

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A Coral, Navy & Yellow Color Scheme for Paige's Room — My Room

Apartment Therapy

Location: Maryland. Name: Paige (6). My daughter is a bright and bubbly 6-year-old who loves to read and draw. I wanted to create a room for her that reflected her style and personality. She helped pick the color scheme and together we designed and created a fun space just for her.