Published at Saturday, June 02nd 2018, 05:44:36 AM by Adam Smith. Backsplashes. Concrete can crack: that’s a risk that comes along with concrete countertops, most commonly when poured in place rather than pre-cast. To prevent it, you may add fiber reinforcement, rebar, and/or wire mesh but if they still appear, they can be repaired. Concrete backsplashes require maintenance. Reseal your backsplash every one to three years, avoid abrasive cleaners and scrubbers that can damage sealer. Consider all these pros and cons and decide if concrete is worth it or not.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:09:59 AM. Flooring By Rosamaria Ferraro. There’s not much to say about marble except that it’s a refined and elegant choice for pretty much everything, including kitchen flooring, countertops and even furniture. You can’t really go wrong with marble flooring in your kitchen as long as you don’t go overboard with the idea. Matching the flooring to a lot of other features can ruin the beauty. Marble has unique patterns and no two blocks or tiles look the same so you can be certain that your design is special.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:41:14 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. The various types of marble come from different areas on the globe, including Italy, Spain, Greece, Sweden, Russia, US or Romania. Carrara marble is possibly the most common type of all. It comes from Italy and it’s also among the most affordable types or marble. It can be distinguished by its white, gray or blue-gray coloring and linear veining which can either be small and fine or soft and feathery. In the kitchen, marble is often used ad countertops and backsplashes.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:35:06 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. We offer you using mosaic tiles for your backsplash to make it pop, and here are some ideas. There are special mosaic tiles that contain various patterns, or you may go for creating patterns yourself using different tiles. Stripes, sea motifs, flowers, birds, geometric patterns and everything that suits your kitchen style is possible to create! Don’t limit yourself only to the oven space, make a bigger and longer backsplash. Look at the ideas below and get inspired.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:29:11 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. Speaking about kitchen backsplashes, stone is a chic alternative to bricks, it’s natural, a bit rough-looking but very stylish due to these imperfections. Stone, rocks from your garden, pebbles, marble – the possibilities are endless, and you’ll find a proper backsplash for any kitchen style. Rustic, glam, modern, industrial, vintage – any kitchen will fit a stone backsplash. There are various color of stone to try, you may mix several or if these are pebbles, whitewash them.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:22:03 AM. Color Scheme By Edsel Keller. It’s fall and the colors around are getting moody and darker, and we lack sunlight. There’s a simple way to make your mood sunnier – add yellow to your home decor and you’ll get a sunny touch that will raise you mood. Today I’d like to share some ideas to rock yellow shades in your kitchen cause this is the place where you have coffee and breakfast in the morning, and it creates your mood for the day.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 01:53:24 AM. Kitchen By Adrian Wright. The deep wood grain against your lighter cabinets will make a bigger impact than you think. Countertops can be the most expensive purchase for a kitchen, excepting the appliances. So what do you do when you only have enough in the budget for the expensive counter choice on the cabinets? You resort to butcher block on the island.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 01:47:47 AM. Kitchen By Adam Smith. Styles are being updated and new ones are created but the materials used remain the same. We rarely get to introduce new materials. In most cases we just find new ways of using them. Creativity is very important in this case. You get to use the same basic elements but you also get to be ingenious and to come up with new ways of using them.