Looking to implement some environmentally friendly flooring into your home? You may want to consider cork flooring. Cork is a renewable resource made from tree bark that’s a greener alternative to traditional hardwood flooring materials. Let’s take a closer look at the pros and cons of this green building material.
Bring your favorite music into the shower via Bluetooth!
Whether your ideal shower wakes you up in the morning or helps you unwind at night, I think we all can agree that best showers should be energizing, relaxing and refreshing. And this new shower head can make that happen in an innovative way. The Moxie shower head by Kohler features a built-in wireless speaker system so you can enjoy your favorite music while showering. It’s definitely an upgrade from using one of those old fashioned, static-prone shower radios. Let’s take a closer look at how this shower head works.
What can you do now to make your home more comfortable later?
So you’ve finally moved into your dream home, the home you intend to spend many years living in and enjoying. To get the best possible experience, you will want to make sure the home is equipped to grow alongside you. In the home improvement industry, we call this type of planning “aging in place.” Let’s take a look at a few design choices that can be made now so that you can continue to enjoy living in your home for years to come.
Today, more manufacturers are embracing green design and releasing new energy-efficient, environmentally friendly products.
Many Americans are eager to reduce wasted energy and resources, while some remain skeptical about the process of “greenwashing” the home improvement industry. Let’s take a closer look at the rationale behind green design and explore a few simple ways to implement it into your home.
Where to begin?
Faucets, shower heads and other types of plumbing can make a major impact on the look of your kitchen or bathroom. Between selecting a style, finish and function, there’s a lot to decide on when it comes to picking out plumbing. Fortunately, The Affordable Companies has assembled a plumbing trends overview to help you make a decision.
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Bring all of the fun of your friendly neighborhood watering hole into your own basement by creating an exciting bar area. Many homeowners choose to install basement bars to liven up dull, wasted basement space, and transform their house into a hopping hangout. Just like any room in your house, a basement bar should reflect your personal style. So whether you are looking to construct a new bar area, or simply remodel your existing space, here are a few ideas that will get you started.
For most people, the shower is where the day either begins or ends, so a functional and stylish shower is a must for many homeowners. With so many options available, it’s hard to know where to start if you’re looking to replace or update your shower. Let me take you through shower design 101: a brief guide to everything you need to know about showers.
Winter is on its way, which means that many homeowners are brainstorming ways to keep warm during the year’s chilliest months. One way to warm things up around the house is by installing in-radiant (or heated) flooring.
In-radiant systems are durable, reliable and so long lasting they might even outlive your home furnace. They will certainly keep your feet toasty warm when you hop in and out of the shower on those snowy winter mornings.