Month: February 2017

Tile That Looks Like Wood: Porcelain Wood Tile Benefits

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Everyone loves a nice wood floor but wood floors are subject to scratching, staining, warping and wear. Tile, by far, is the best flooring for durability, so you want wood but want something that lasts? Porcelain tiles are for you! The manufacturing processes of porcelain tile has come a long way and now are being created to look like natural wood.  Read More

Thermostatic Shower Valve: How It Works

Snip20170215_17One of the worst things that can happen when you are taking a shower is when someone flushes a toilet or kicks on the dishwasher and the shower water turn scalding or ice cold. It can lead to second and third degree burns and with children and the elderly it could mean a trip to the hospital. So, you have two options; 1. Redo your entire plumbing and put in pex lines that are not connected like traditional plumbing but allows you to have dedicated lines to each item that needs water. Or 2. You can install a thermostatic shower valve. This valve is hands down the most reliable way to obtain constant water temperature.

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French Country Bathroom & Kitchen Must Haves

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Every house has it’s gathering room, you know the one that the family comes together in to talk about their day, make plans for the future and socialize and for many it is the kitchen. A French country kitchen is like wrapping yourself in a warm fuzzy blanket. French country style and design brings out a feeling of a traditional and humble life. Read More

5 Door Knob Styles for Modern Spaces

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You know the saying, “The Devil in the details!” That is never a truer a phrase then when you are talking about your door knobs. You could go with a standard, plain door knob but, why would you? You can add a special touch to the exterior of your house and then continue on through the house. If you are wanting to tie in two different styles what better way than with your hardware for your doors? Read More