1.Guidelines for Finding Good, Inexpensive Kitchen Flooring You can easily spend $20-$30 per square foot on luxury flooring for your kitchen, but if you are willing to shop around and tackle the installation yourself, a new kitchen floor can cost well under $1 per square foot. But it’s important to note that price is not […]

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Looking at luxury vinyl plank from a distance, brands tend to blend together. Come closer, step on them, install them, and good vinyl plank flooring quickly separates from bad plank flooring. The main points that differentiate the best vinyl plank flooring from inexpensive, adequate vinyl plank include: thickness, wear layer, quality of register embossing, quality […]

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The newest look in kitchen and bathroom design is the laminate sheet backsplash. It is the logical end result in backsplash evolution. Sleek, smooth, and often a solid color, it is better than any other backsplash material at protecting walls and facilitating clean up. Increasingly found in designer kitchens, it is practically a staple of […]

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The standard for a tough, good-looking surface on the garage floor is garage floor epoxy. Although it is common to hear people refer to “epoxy paint,” in reality epoxy and paint are different products, with different chemical compositions. And, while epoxy creates a tougher coating than paint, it is not without problems. Garage floor epoxy […]

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1. Before: Lacking Storage When your fireplace sits there neglected and unloved, the time is ripe for a makeover. Rehabbing your fireplace doesn’t have to mean a major construction project, though. It can be as simple as a fresh paint job on unfinished or previously painted brick. Or it can be a simple construction project, […]

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1.Installing a Shower Drain There are several options when choosing a shower drain for your preformed shower base installation. Your choice depends on your shower pan and your situation. And the type of pipe you have in your home may help determine which shower drain material you should buy. The manufacturer’s recommendations for both the […]

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