How to Create a Classic Bathroom Design That Lasts

How to Create a Classic Bathroom Design That Lasts

Bathrooms and kitchens are the spaces in our homes that most show their age. Creating a classic bathroom design that will be both lasting and “modern” can be a challenge. Design trends are fickle beasts, and choosing the right finishes can leave you...
This or That? The Results of our Popular Opinion Poll!

This or That? The Results of our Popular Opinion Poll!

I devote a day a week on social media to a simple question: This or That? Rather than me always telling you what I think or might choose for a project, I want to know what YOU think. And boy, do you tell me! This little design opinion poll is quite popular, and I...
Bold Patterned Floor Tiles in an Open Floorplan Kitchen

Bold Patterned Floor Tiles in an Open Floorplan Kitchen

Many homeowners are embracing the patterned floor tiles (often referred to as encaustic tiles) that are becoming mainstream this year. Most of us want to make a personal statement in their kitchens, and installing patterned floor tiles are certainly one way to do...
Black Bathroom Walls- Would You Dare?

Black Bathroom Walls- Would You Dare?

Black walls are trending, but would you dare to paint black bathroom walls? Well, I recently did, and the payoff was worth the risk! Let’s see if you agree.   We needed maximum results for minimal cost in this beach vacation rental project. Since bathroom...
The Myth of Encaustic Tile and the Truth You Should Know

The Myth of Encaustic Tile and the Truth You Should Know

There’s a lot of confusion about the encaustic tile trend, so I decided to do my research and let you know what I learned. The popular tile we are seeing all over the kitchens and baths may be either cement or ceramic. I understood that the cement versions are...