Archive for May, 2012


Masculine or Feminine? Meet in the Middle.

The master bath in many households is shared by both sexes. So what do you do when one of you envisions a girlish getaway — and the other one wants something bold, masculine and minimal? Here are a few ideas. 1. Stay gender-neutral in terms of color scheme. This doesn’t have to mean everything is […]

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Style and Ecofriendly Materials

1) BAMBOO Bamboo flooring is a great green choice. Because it is a grass, bamboo grows much faster than the trees used for wood flooring. This tough but beautiful choice is available in vertical and horizontal grains, with natural and carbonized finishes. 2) EUCALYPTUS Eucalyptus wood is a great sustainable choice for flooring or cabinetry, […]

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Quality at Every Step

You want only the best for your bathroom remodel. Not only when it comes to your bath or shower, but beyond to every detail. So, how do you know what the quality behind the material your contractor is going to use? It’s as simple as look, read and ask. 1) Look at a sample of […]

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5 Places to Find Design Inspiration

Design inspiration is all around — if you know where to look. Go beyond your favorite remodeling magazines or websites and draw ideas from things that really speak to you. 1. Review your snapshots from a favorite hotel or spa. What did you love about it? What made it unique and special? Look for the details that made a […]

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3 Bathroom Touches Worth the Investment

1) TOWEL WARMERS They have them at the spa so, why can’t you have one at home, too? Well, now you can step out of the shower and wrap yourself up in a soft, warm towel for little cost and effort. From stand-alone units to complete built-ins, your plumber can find a unit to fit […]

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