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Using White Marble: Hot Debate Over a Classic Beauty
"see if marble's right for you... Calacatta marble, with their classic white and gray veining, has been used for centuries... natural marble is striking up a debate among homeowners, contractors and designers... white marble is appropriate to use. As the specifying interior designer, I’ve been... tile and marble expert Melissa Patterson, showroom manager of Renaissance Tile &... White Marble. Sorry about that. This Marble is the hardest White Marble in the world..."
Carrara vs. Calacatta Marble: What is the Difference?
"these two marbles, so I decided to create an ideabook to illustrate the differences.... Italian marbles are very similar in appearance: white with gray veining. To add to... polished marbles of all kinds, Carrera,Calcutta & Cappucino Marble.. Have never had... White marble (as a marble expert I refuse to call it "Turkish Carrara") has cloudy... :) luv marble--can you please advise if you can mix calacata and cararra marbles,..."
How to Choose Tile for a Steam Shower
In steamy quarters, tile needs to stand up to all that water and vapor in style. Here's how to get it right the first time
"Tile and Marble Association of Canada (TTMAC) will help ensure that the steam shower... years of service. Building a steam shower with regular construction techniques can actually... made by marbles and mostly with the white marble. Because marble is very durable material... info on marble. I, too, love, love marble, travertine..any natural stone really. But... of real marble, I'm thinking white Carrara, in a steam shower? I've read a lot on the..."
Houzz Tour: Good-bye Green Shag-Carpeting; Hello Gorgeous!
Houzz Tour: A Sophisticated Row House in the U.S. Capital
7 Low-Maintenance Countertops for Your Dream Kitchen
Fingerprints, stains, resealing requirements ... who needs ’em? These countertop materials look great with little effort
"durability of marble, my family isn’t always diligent about wiping up stains, and I foresaw... granite and marble achieve is high-maintenance? I have honed Calacutta marble in kitchen... marked the marble - kids! - but was easily wiped away). The marble does definitely show... chipped marble that I love, and some butcher block) and the honed finish doesn't streak... granite or marble or man-made quartz--if that makes a difference--and I am assured that..."
Top Tile Trends From the Coverings 2013 Show — the Wood Look
Get the beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks to eye-fooling ceramic and porcelain tiles
"looks of marble, granite, agate, malachite, terrazzo, limestone and wood. One of the... immersion service. Keep in mind that even if not immersed, ceramic can absorb air-borne... wood and marble are now available. Photos below show one design and this can be altered... different marble pattern/color, and several other designs factors. These tiles will provide... type and 'marble' design can be altered in ways only limited by the imagination - http://www..."
Flights of Fancy: Painted Stair Runners
8 Low-Cost Luxuries With a Big Payoff
Consider the small stuff — like switch plates and throw pillows — to give your home a touch of class
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — Waterproofing and Drainage
Step 4 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick your waterproofing materials and drain, and don't forget to test
Design Workshop: 10 Surprising Twists on Window Trim
My Houzz: Transitional-Style Elegance in Tampa
How to Add Toe Kick Drawers for More Storage
Great project: Install low-lying drawers in your kitchen or bath to hold step stools, pet bowls, linens and more
Experience Your New Home — Before You Build It
Photorealistic renderings can give you a clearer picture of the house you're planning before you take the leap
"provide the service. Cost and quality of photorealistic renderings vary widely, so it's... provide this service for our clients. It helps them better understand the design. We do... rendering services to our clients as well. What we've found is that most people don't... seeking that service. It is an added benefit though that we can typically produce renderings... basic service as needed. Fabulous renderings! They are great tools to explore the..."