Redesigning your kitchen? Most people think of a classic kitchen redesign involving a fresh coat of paint on the wall, a new set of dining furniture, maybe a new oven or dishwasher. Most people don’t think of redoing the counter backsplash, but this might be just the change you need to give your kitchen a good-as-new, revived type of look. We've installed endlessbackslashes for kitchens and bathrooms with various types of tiles, achieving many of these designs you'll see below. When remodeling your kitchen use this short guide as inspiration to find the perfect tile backsplash design that best suits you and your home!
6 COMMON SUBWAY TILES AND THE BEST WAY TO INSTALL THEM
When you think of a bathroom tile or a kitchen counter backsplash, you probably think either of simple square tiles or those rectangular, brick-shaped tiles. The latter type is called a subway tile and gets its name from the fact that it first appeared in the New York subway stations.
purchasing carpet & common fails to avoid
People don’t typically spend much time thinking about all the ins and outs of installing new carpeting. Truth be told, many homeowners preventable mistakes when purchasing carpet.
The “Do’s and Don’t’s” of Area Rug Decorating – 2018
Unless you’re an interior designer yourself, you might not realize it that adding a new area rug to your floor can really change the look of an entire room. Area rugs are a great low-commitment alternative to traditional wall-to-wall carpeting. They’re easier to move around, clean, and change for a new style when you get a little tired of having the same thing for years at a time.
Here is a great list of trendy do’s and don’t’s for your 2018 area rug decorating styles!
BEST PRACTICE TIPS
REMOVING CERAMIC TILE IS A TEDIOUS AND LABOR INTENSIVE TASK
You're ready to start your remodel job and install a new floor; but the first step is the daunting task of removing the old ceramic tile floor. Hopefully, you are still flying high on your remodel energy because you are going to need it to get through this job. While its time consuming and difficult, it's not impossible. Just know that it's going to take some work.
WITH SO MANY CHOICES, HERE'S A FEW THINGS TO CONSIDER
5 Tips to Select the Best Type of Carpet
Carpet is an investment for your home and your family. To choose the proper flooring for the needs of your home, and of your family, think about each room with regards to its purpose. Consider the potential wear and tear that the room’s traffic flow will bring, and how that wear and tear affects the style of the carpet you should select.
Here are five elements to help you consider what carpet best suits your needs, your family, so you can happily enjoy your selection for years to come.
Laminate floors can rival wood floors at a fraction of the cost
When you think laminate you probably picture the mustard yellow/puke green octagon flooring in your grandmother's house that is fading and peeling. What you might not think about is how far laminate has come in the last 50 years.
First, let's talk about style. Instead of the dreaded vomit savoir-faire, you can now choose from thousands of different colors, patterns, and designs. Styles vary from mock marble to imitation hardwoods. They look pretty realistic too. But what makes it really great is just how easy it is to care for.
HOW TO TELL IF YOUR TILE WAS INSTALLED PROPERLY + HOW TO HIRE THE RIGHT CONTRACTOR
Tile is among the most difficult type of flooring to install with so many moving pieces.
Many of us want to have a home that we can feel proud of. If any small detail is out of place, it might not seem like a big deal to guests, but it can be an absolute eyesore to the inhabitants who tried to prevent the mistake from the first place. Are you looking to make sure your new tile flooring was properly installed with a careful hand, a good eye, and all-around high-quality craftsmanship? Not sure what signs are dead giveaways of a shoddy tile installations?
Allow us to break it down for you - here are some of the best ways to know if your tile flooring was properly installed (or not), and some tips for hiring a tile installation contractor contractor you know you can trust!
Hardwood vs Carpet installation
Taking a look at the pros and cons of installing carpet and hardwood flooring.
Two of the most popular flooring choices in Phoenix are carpet and hardwood. The benefits of wood and carpet differ. Here’s a quick breakdown to help you decide which flooring is right for your home or office.
G&S Top Hardwood Floor Picks
With so many choices when it comes to selecting your next hardwood floor, I wanted to feature some of my favorite wood floors. Here's my top 10 picks.
Top 10 picks (in no PARTICULAR order)
10. Distressed Wide Planks
Large plank flooring is growing in it's popularity because of its elegance and lack of cracks. You will find no lack of choices when it comes to these wide plank styles. As with anything that picks up in popularity, manufactures keep up with the demand. I recommend selecting a distressed type of wood if you going after a raw or rustic feel.
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