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Bathroom Decorating and Design

If you’ve ever wanted to change the look of your kitchen or bath with tile, but weren’t sure how to lay tile, we have good news for you! Laying your own tile might sound difficult, but it’s really not. In fact the hardest part of laying tile is probably the traditional method of measuring,...

Concrobium Mold Stain Eraser Targets Tough Stains Indoors & out

If your home has had an outbreak of mold, you might be tempted to turn to bleach to get rid of the mold stains. But bleach has its drawbacks – it doesn’t work against mold on porous surfaces, and it’s also toxic.

A better option is Concrobium Mold Stain Eraser. This powerful cleaning...

Decorating and Design

The holidays are over and the New Year has begun. January is the time to get cracking on lots of little winter home improvement projects, avoiding big winter woes later on. Here's where to start.

WEEKEND #1: Put Away Holiday Decorations

The holidays are officially over, so January's...

 Fall Home Improvement Projects That Deliver Value and Comfort

Fall is a perfect time of year for home improvement, especially if you choose projects wisely that add value and comfort for your home.  Both smaller and smarter home improvements are gaining popularity and lots of new products are hitting the market to help homeowners enjoy the savings.  Here...

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.

Cleaning

Ceramic tile is a popular building material but grout can be difficult to maintain.  Grout is porous which allows it to absorb liquids that can leave behind stains.  To avoid this, use darker grouts whenever possible. For existing tile, clean grout thoroughly, and then apply grout sealers to...