Tag Archives: Materials

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Top 5 Sofa Fabrics

The comfy sofa, it is what everyone wants as the center of their living space. Whether it is a formal sitting or the family room, the couch is the place to relax. Picking the right couch can be a hard task. Not every sofa is comfortable or perfect for your setting. There are many factors [...]
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The Best Leatherman Tool for Any Handy Man or Woman

Have you ever found yourself in the middle of fixing something and realized you needed another tool, but couldn’t let go of what you were holding? Though it would be easier if every fix-it project only required a singular tool, it’s rarely the case. The Leatherman tool is a handy play on the Swiss Army [...]
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How To Lay Carpet

Well, you have to be a die-hard do-it-yourselfer, but if you want to try laying your own carpet, we've outlined the basic steps, along with videos on how it's done!
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How to Install Tile Flooring in Your Home

With these tips you can learn to plan and layout a tile floor yourself. Whether you want to install ceramic, terracotta or natural stone tile flooring our guide will teach you how to measure, estimate materials, lay out and cut tile for your home flooring project.
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Fireplace Design Photo Gallery

If you are designing a new fireplace or replacing a fireplace in your older home, you'll find hundreds of ideas, tips and images of fireplace designs, mantels, surrounds and more in our Fireplace Design Photo Gallery.
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The Future of Home Design

Ever wonder what your home might look like in another 30 years? Here's your chance to have a sneak peek into the future of home design!
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Why Consider Vinyl Flooring in Your Home?

Vinyl Flooring is still a popular choice in many of today’s homes! Vinyl flooring comes in various finishes and will dramatically affect the performance.
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Kitchen Granite Countertops

Since granite countertops are naturally porous, they can stain, but with regular cleaning and maintenance it is not much of a concern. Learn why granite is such a popular material for countertop surfaces in today's home kitchen.
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Soapstone Countertops, Sinks and Backsplashes

Soapstone has made a strong comeback in recent years and has been showing a lot up in designer showcase kitchens. Resistant to water and stains, soapstone is a great choice if you want a natural stone countertop that's different than all those marble and granite kitchens out there.