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Natural stone calls for special care, and you can protect the beauty of your granite and marble countertops, tiles and flooring with solutions from DuPont Stone Care. The line includes products to seal, maintain and enhance natural stone surfaces, preventing the staining and wear that can...

Basement

Need a way to clean those pesky stains that have been building up over the winter months? CLR Mold & Mildew Stain Remover is tough on stubborn mold and mildew stains, and a perfect product to add to your spring cleaning toolkit. The eco-friendly formula does not contain bleach, and the foam...

Solid Surface Countertop

This is Part II of a two-part series. See Leslie’s story here.

My 300-square-foot kitchen was built in the 1880s, redone in the 1980s, and was horribly dark -- dark tan walls, brown floor, dark stained-wood beams crisscrossing the ceiling, dark wood wainscoting halfway up the walls, and dark...

Cabinets

It's not much of a stretch to say that residential remodeling has become America's obsession. According to a recent study, 1 in 10 homeowners spends more than $5,000 annually on remodeling their house. That's $150 billion a year on residential remodeling.

Before you shell out $5,000 on a...

Bathroom Decorating and Design

New styles from European fixture and cabinet companies emphasize modernity and functionality.

Trends in color, style and functionality are driving product choices in kitchen and bath fixtures. And the desire for a more contemporary look — even if it’s transitional — is making European...

Exterior Remodeling

Cleaning a natural stone surface with the wrong product can remove its natural beauty. You can actually shorten the stone's life or alter the natural stone's color by using the wrong chemicals and tools

Both water-based and solvent-based cleaners are available for cleaning the surface of...