Kitchen Bath Ideas
Must-Know Rules for Using Color
Learn about using color in your home with tips from Better Homes and Gardens contributing design editor, Elaine Griffin.
The Ultimate Guide to Laminate
Learn more about all the options you have when choosing laminate for your home.take. If you're designing several rooms or even an entire home with laminate flooring , keep in mind that each manufactures products will fit together creating seamless transitions between rooms. To be a smart flooring shopper, you need to be in the know with your vocabulary. Here are some few words. Aluminum oxide is an ingredient added to laminate top coats that enhance protection against stains, fading, and wear. Direct pressure laminate undergoes a 1-step less expensive process to fuse these layers. High pressure laminate endures a more costly 2-step process resulting in a more durable surface. Because all laminate flooring , no matter what material it imitates is produced with a photograph and uniform manufacturing process. There is no much price variation within styles. The more expensive laminates are those with more textured, natural-looking surfaces. I hope this overview of laminate flooring has helped you narrow down what might work best in your home.
-Sure you can cook a meal under a single ceiling fixture but the work is so much easier when you put the light where you need it. I'm Lacey Howard. Cooking, dining and cleaning up all require ample light. Let me show you some illuminating possibilities for your kitchen. Think of light as a seriesambient, task and accent lighting to create a beautiful, functional cooking space. Ambient lighting is general overall lighting. It's applied by ceiling-mounted fixtures and chandeliers. In the kitchen, task lighting is essential because you do a lot of---- Well, tasks. Task lighting focuses on specific work areas. It works in conjunction with ambient lighting to reduce shadows and prevent eye strain. Plan to include a fixture to brighten each work station or zone in your kitchen
Solving Decking Dilemmas
Is your yard too small, too large, hilly, or shady? Don’t let these challenges keep you from creating the deck of your dreams.
Closet for Two
See how to outfit a bedroom closet with all the right features to store shoes and clothes for two. Better yet? You can buy all the easy-to-intall components at a home center.great storage add-ons, you can transform an ordinary closet into a smart storage space for 2. For Better Homes and Gardens, I'm Jill Waage.
Heating Your Deck: The Ultimate Guide
Create a warm, cozy outdoor space with outdoor fireplaces, fire pits, fire bowls, grills, chimineas, torches, space heaters, and more.
Learn more about all the new, earth-friendly options you have when choosing flooring for your home.but can be slippery when wet. New technologies and the focus on going green are bringing exciting new products to the flooring industry. Check them out for yourself.
Learn more about all the options you have when choosing stone for your home.nonporous stone that retains heat but resists moisture, a great choice for bathroom floors . Manufactured stone offers more durability alongside scratch and stain resistance , less chance of chipping or cracking and needs virtually no maintenance. Agglomerate is a synthetic stone made from porch chips and resin
High-Definition Laminate from Wilsonart HD
Wilsonart® HD TM, the first high-definition surfacing. It's more than just a new pattern. It's a whole new kind of laminate. Available only from Wilsonart®.
A great faucet is integral to your kitchen's style and function. It's one of the most used items. Hi! I'm Lacey Howard and I'm here to help you sort through the faucet features and find the right tap for your kitchen. When choosing a new faucet, assess your cleanup area and your existing sink. Thenmade of resin. Higher quality are made of ceramic. Spend some time test driving various faucets and see how you prefer to regulate the flow and temperature of water. Common options include single handle or level,