Fiber Cement Siding Guide: Is this the Right Choice for Your Home?

Posted in Architecture | by Katie Barton, on June 17, 2022

Fiber Cement Siding Guide: Is this the Right Choice for Your Home?

Fiber cement siding is fire, rot, and insect resistant, making it a top choice for new builds.  If you’re in the market for new siding, vinyl and fiber cement are two of the most popular low-maintenance and durable options. While fiber cement siding was invented about fifty years before vinyl, it didn’t come to the...

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Shingle Siding: What It Is and How Others Use It

Posted in Architecture | by Katie Barton, on June 17, 2022

Shingle Siding: What It Is and How Others Use It

Shingle siding is one of the best products for adding texture and visual interest to your home’s exterior.  Traditionally, builders have used it on craftsman bungalows and cape cod style homes, but more and more, it’s added as an accent to modern or traditional styles. Cedar shakes have been the most popular shingle siding in...

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Stone Siding Guide: Common Types and How to Add it to Your Home

Posted in Architecture | by Katie Barton, on June 17, 2022

Stone Siding Guide: Common Types and How to Add it to Your Home

Stone siding is one of the best choices for a natural or rustic home exterior. You can use it on your entire house or add it as an accent to boost your curb appeal. But as beautiful as it is, stone siding comes at a cost. Unfortunately, it’s one of the more expensive choices, so...

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White Tiles Black Grout: A Study In Contrast

Posted in Bathroom | by Rachel Brown, on June 17, 2022

White Tiles Black Grout: A Study In Contrast

The white tiles black grout combination is a proverbial interior design favorite. Dramatic appearances that play on the strength of contrasting colors represents a stylish aesthetic unlike any color combination. White tile with black grout draws attention to the tile shapes. The tile isn’t minimized the way it would be if the same color grout...

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DIY Grout Sealer Guide For Tile Surface Projects

Posted in DIY Projects | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 17, 2022

DIY Grout Sealer Guide For Tile Surface Projects

Applying a grout sealer is a critical step in the tile installation process. One problem which often arises is homeowners will forget to add grout sealer to a tile surface after it cures. The mixture is used to protect grout surfaces from dirt, grime, and stains. Grout sealer is a clear liquid that comes in...

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Blue Bahia Granite Countertops For A Dream Kitchen

Posted in Interiors | by Emily Medlock, on June 16, 2022

Blue Bahia Granite Countertops For A Dream Kitchen

Blue Bahia granite is the crowning jewel of kitchen countertop design. There are many granite countertops to choose from, so it’s challenging to find the right countertop style for your kitchen. However, once you discover Blue Bahia, otherwise known as Azul Blue, you’ll understand why the granite countertops are popular among US homeowners.  If you...

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Fall Porch Decor Ideas For A Visually Appealing Home Environment

Posted in Outdoor | by Simona Ganea, on June 16, 2022

Fall Porch Decor Ideas For A Visually Appealing Home Environment

Fall porch decor ideas help create curb appeal for your home. A porch filled with seasonal treats like pumpkins, autumn flowers, and wreaths provide the right touches for a hearty home. According to the National Home Builders Association (NHBA), one out of four millennial homebuyers want a home with a front porch. “The percentage of...

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Terrazzo Flooring Offers Durable And Stylish Grace For Your Interiors

Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on June 16, 2022

Terrazzo Flooring Offers Durable And Stylish Grace For Your Interiors

Terrazzo flooring is experiencing a renaissance. The flooring style features color flecks, marble chips, and a mottled appearance. Popular in households and commercial buildings, cement terrazzo flooring offers style and durability.. According to the National Terrazzo And Mosaic Association (NTMA), original terrazzo floors consist of “marble, granite, onyx, or glass chips and Portland cement or...

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