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Kitchen Counters: High-Tech Solid Surfaces Make Maintenance Easy
Sculpted by heat and nonporous by nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen
"nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen... Solid-surface countertops are the stuff of George Jetson, in which high-tech plastics... modern surfaces take on many appearances, including stone, yet shed the shortcomings... nonporous surface that doesn't age or develop a patina. Is this cutting-edge countertop... this is solid surface, as they have heard that solid surface is outdated and not attractive..."
Your Floor: An Introduction to Solid-Plank Wood Floors
"alled solid wood floor will add warmth, character and value to your interior as long... floors and solid wood floors are very different things, and there are different situations... through solid wood first. More flooring guides... ever get solid bamboo in FL. Even the strand bamboo. I have warped floors which is... plenty of solid wood floors that would hold up just fine and not contain chemical laden... climate - solid is just too unstable. Engineered and bamboo hold up better in moisture..."
Woodipedia: Make a Solid Choice With Oak
Forget those low-end products of old. Red and white oak today are beautiful, versatile and relatively inexpensive
"that is solid red Oak and it is beautiful. It was not cheap to buy but the longevity... end, the surface is mirror-smooth and has great depth. I have a whole bedroom suite... and the solid feel of genuine oak. Much of the wood was milled in a manner called flat... on the surface of the wood," he says. "It penetrates deeply, so you don't have to... scratch the surface."While it's possible to fume red oak, the technique is much more effective..."
Translucent Surfaces: A Canvas for Light and Shadow
"clear, solid or void. Translucent surfaces allow the skin of a building, as well as... translucent surfaces, mainly walls, that inhabit this variable in-between zone of shadow... light a surface with LED lighting. For etched glass or acrylic, you can make the features... Put in solid colors and dim them as needed, or even color-changing strip and change... translucent surfaces need not be limited to vertical planes. This roof for a small room..."
Kitchen Countertops 101: Choosing a Surface Material
"countertop surfaces range from well-known butcher block to less common materials such... given two surfaces a better appraisal. For Quartz surfaces, the "pro" equated it with... with the solid surface of Corian. But it's so much more durable than Corian -- it would... the best surface is for a very small pantry - for the folding surface over a front load... is the surface I'm most familiar with. You left out that it is impervious to both..."
Bathroom Surfaces: Ceramic Tile Pros and Cons
Learn the facts on this popular material for bathroom walls and floors, including costs and maintenance needs, before you commit
"walking surface. It can be very cold underfoot in the winter, and heavy tile can be... and a solid surface look. We have a 12 year old home and the master shower had grout... a hard surface. Do they chip? How bad? A little or a lot. These tell tale signs... tile's surface. If your installer is blob setting big dabs of thin-set the chances..."
Kitchen of the Week: New Surfaces Cover All the Style Bases
Stripped and done anew in marble, milk glass and wood, this Brooklyn kitchen has fresh midcentury appeal
Want a Gem of a Surface Material? Luxury Agate's a Dazzler
"smooth surface that's nearly 99 percent agate. A skilled artisan then must cut the... agate surfaces can run up to $500 per square foot. “It’s really for people looking... stone surfaces. “If you’re looking at granite as an option, don’t even consider gemstone... on the surface — about 1 percent — there's potential for agate slabs to "yellow" in... bathroom surfaces? Like countertop, shower stall including floor. Dramatic and absolutely..."
How to Choose Tile for a Bathtub
Creating a safe, stylish and useful bathtub with tile is all in the details. Here's how to get them right
"useful bathtub with tile is all in the details. Here's how to get them right... type of bathtub you choose for your new bathroom or remodel, deciding on tile can be... and your bathtub a retreat — not an accident waiting to happen. Here's what to look... tiles' surface. Designers seems use confidently smooth (even glossy) tile (big slabs)... important with bathtubs. Our tubs are growing higher and higher every year, and getting in..."
Why Is There a Bathtub in the Backyard?
Nope, it's not waiting for bulk trash pickup. These days outdoor tubs are serving soakers, beer drinkers and even the fishes
"outdoor bathtubs. Eschewing the 1980s party hot tub, they're settling for simple bathtubs... stone bathtub in the Backyard! WOW!!! Wow... That last copper bathtub is something... Aspen-bathtubs-san-luis-obispo Hi Becky, really nice backyard ideas. Have you done... having a bathtub outdoors. The outdoor shower is quite popular too. We have made shower... family bathtub because he couldn't escape up its tall slippery sides or grumpily on..."
Where to Put Your Freestanding-Bathtub Necessities
Expert Talk: Freestanding Bathtubs Make a Splash
Professional designers explain why they chose freestanding tubs and how the style can enhance the design of any bathroom
9 Ideas Coming to a Kitchen Near You
2012 kitchen updates: Tall, solid-surface backsplashes, smarter storage, handy task stations and sheen instead of shine
"Tall, solid-surface backsplashes, smarter storage, handy task stations and sheen... on that surface! While this wouldn't be so good on a counter where you roll out pastry... I had solid slab honed Carrera marble backsplash in my former kitchen ( which I... .. 6. Solid-surface backsplashes. We are looking for kitchens that are easier to... clean. Solid surfaces are easier to wipe down than grouted tile. I think we are also..."
Green and Clean: Ecofriendly Tub and Shower Surrounds
Keep your bathroom beautiful and your footprint green with long-lasting, ecofriendly surface materials
"to the surface. Also, the finish is very easy to clean and is highly resistant to... from the surface, but allowing any moisture that gets behind the plaster to escape and... variety of surfaces and looks. No gloss at all if you like. These are fantastic materials... one's bathtub, where it can possibly leach into the water, is not "green". To me... striking surface. The plaster is traditionally polished with a river stone to yield..."
Why to Put Your Tub in the Shower
Save space, cleanup time and maybe even a little money with a shower-bathtub combo. These examples show how to do it right
"shower-bathtub combo. These examples show how to do it right... your bathtub in the shower may be an unexpected idea, but it's a solid one and a... directly over bathtub? Okay, you don't step into the bathtub, but first, you reduced now... in the bathtub or bathed in that same bathtub? This article proves to me that people... prevent bathtub mess, ban the "American Standard" bathtubs that not only uncomfortable... step into bathtub, cleaning is not fun ether. Yeah, all I could think of was soap scum..."