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Kitchen Sinks and Faucets

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....

Grout

Looking for a quick way to touch up stained tile grout? You can actually dye your tile grout. But first, you must clean the grout with a good household cleaner and a stiff brush. Just make sure the tile grout is completely dry before applying the colorant to the tile grout.

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...

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...

Carpet

November 15 is America Recycles Day, the only nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting recycling. It’s a great reminder to incorporate more plastics recycling (and other materials) into your daily routine and to look for home building products made with recycled plastics, so your home...