Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 00:18:59 AM by Rose Lamberrt. Flooring. Cork is not that common or popular yet. Also, it’s a sustainable option that offers some very special advantages. For example, cork absorbs sound and is naturally protected against mold, mildew, rot and pests. In addition, it’s soft and that makes it very comfortable underfoot and a pretty great option for kitchens. Cork is sustainable and all-natural and that makes it an appealing option for a lot of eco-friendly interior designs. It’s also resilient and flexible which are characteristics that increase its general appeal and versatility.
Published at Thursday, September 27th 2018, 03:30:48 AM. Kitchen By Teresa Morelli. A contemporary kitchen is not the same as a modern kitchen, even though some people use these terms interchangeably. A contemporary kitchen can be modern but it can also adopt other styles as well. For example, it can have vintage details and accents without being a vintage kitchen. There are a few elements that are specific to this style and that can help us distinguish a contemporary kitchen from other types and that need to be taken in consideration when adopting this style.
Published at Wednesday, September 26th 2018, 03:09:45 AM. Backsplashes By Rosa Walter. A kitchen backsplashes isn’t only a functional thing, it’s part of decor that will highlight designs and looks. There are many trends and you may see more and more unique ideas to use plaster, glass, metal for making backsplashes and much more. The idea we are discussing today became popular several years ago and is gaining more and more popularity – a window backsplash.
Published at Tuesday, September 25th 2018, 03:05:44 AM. Backsplashes By Rosa Walter. Ceramic tiles, bricks, mosaic stones, wood, metal, marble and even simple paint or wallpaper are all trendy options for kitchen backsplashes. There are no interruptions like when tiles are used and makes cleaning easier, although it also means that the backsplash needs to be spotless to actually look great. Providing an easy-to-clean and good-looking backdrop for the shelves but it’s also an important aesthetic feature for the kitchen, being a source of color for the space.
Published at Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 03:11:10 AM. Cabinet By Randolph Evans. This classic style can work with a variety of budgets, depending on the wood used. Some manufacturers can even replace the center door panel with a more cost-effective material. Using a natural finish rather than a painted one could save you up to 20 percent on your purchase, too.
Published at Friday, September 21st 2018, 03:09:19 AM. Flooring By Patrice Bonnet. Easy to install with no need for glue or nails, laminate flooring is extremely versatile and also affordable which makes it one of the most common options for basically any type of space, including the kitchen. Laminate flooring mimics solid wood in color and texture but also comes in several other interesting options. It’s easy to clean, maintenance is simple and damaged planks can be easily replaced if needed. You can take advantage of this continuous and open layout to visually connect the spaces and functions and to establish a seamless transition.
Published at Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 03:05:42 AM. Flooring By Patrice Bonnet. Concrete flooring is definitely not what it used to be. Not so long ago, we used to hide our concrete floors under tiles, wood planks and carpets and only leave it exposed in outdoor areas or basements. We did that because they looked unfinished and dull and they still do up to a certain point. However, we’ve now started to make the most of these unique characteristics and all the others that define concrete flooring.
Published at Sunday, September 16th 2018, 03:03:14 AM. Flooring By Patrice Bonnet. One of the best things about wooden floors is that they can be refinished several times to regain their beauty. Hardwood floors gain a beautiful patina over time and it’s great to witness this gradual change and to see how it impacts the space and its decor. You can plan for the changes in advance by creating a timeless design and by using specially-selected materials and finishes.