Monday, July 16, 2018

8 Reasons to Choose a Partially Freestanding Bathtub


A freestanding bathtub that’s against or partly enclosed by a wall or ledge gives you the best of both worlds. The shapely tub appears to be unattached, yet there’s a place nearby to put 
books and beverages. Here’s why a partially freestanding tub is a winning combination of style and practicality.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

by Bryan Anthony




You may already know that grout comes in shades of white, gray and beige and that it can change the look of tile. For example, pairing white tiles with a similar white grout makes grout lines virtually disappear and tiles blend together. Conversely, pairing white tiles with dark gray grout reveals the shape of each tile more clearly. 

You may not know that grout also comes in a variety of other hues. Colorful grout is showing up in many European and Australian kitchens and bathrooms lately, and it soon may take off in North America too. Here are seven grout colors that are attracting attention.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Range Hoods: The Unsung Heroes of Kitchens Everywhere

By Zephyr Ventilation

These kitchen appliances might have one of the
 dirtiest jobs, but they offer clean, smart kitchen style

It’s time the range hood took its seat at the table as a kitchen design star. Offering a dizzying array of options in looks, power, noise control and operation, this appliance can transform a kitchen in more ways than one. We spoke with the experts at Zephyr, a designer and manufacturer of ventilation products, about some of the latest innovations. Read on to see what’s cooking in the world of range hoods.