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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...

Bathroom Sinks and Vanities

We get dozens of calls each year from listeners asking how to clean and protect natural stone countertops.  Most are surprised since they didn't expect that a natural, durable surface like stone would need much maintenance.

Truth be told, they do!  But if you learn to properly clean and...

Appliances

If home is where the heart is, kitchens are clearly one of the vital organs that converts house to home. Not surprisingly, kitchens are also among the most popular home-remodeling projects tackled each year, and with a few new kitchen remodeling ideas you could also add value to your home....

Bathroom Cabinets

Green decor can be part of any kitchen or bath remodel, no matter what overall style and color scheme you've chosen. Products that incorporate recycled materials and are free of harmful, off-gassing chemicals are increasing in availability and offer beautiful solutions for interior...

Improvements for Small Kitchen Designs

Small kitchens can be a challenge, both to work in day-to-day and to work with when it comes to design decisions.

With a little thought and planning, however, you can make the most of your small kitchen space. Start by assessing the bones of your small kitchen, figuring out what can be moved...

Laminate Countertop

Is your laminate countertop looking a little worse for wear? Fixing those wrinkles may be easier than you think.  Cracks, burns, or knife scars in laminate countertops can be filled with a simple plastic filler made for this purpose.  Before beginning the repair, be sure to prepare the laminate...