7 dream-worthy innovations that make eating and drinking so much fun Whether you’ve come into a few extra bucks or been saving for a while, now’s the time to indulge in that special kitchen something that makes your heart go into overdrive. Here are some to consider. 1. […]
Why tile backsplash feature walls are hot By Erik J. Martin For years, the traditional backsplash has taken a backseat to other major design elements in a new or remodeled kitchen, serving as a functional yet decorative shield to protect the wall behind it from moisture and food […]
Black can make a powerful and stylish statement in this most important of rooms, and it’s a tone that’s trending.
Inside the mind of Anthony Cotugno, Richmond Tile & Bath’s fashionable VP. by Teresa Tumminia Anthony Cotugno is their new Vice President and has been with Richmond for close to 4 years. He comes to this industry with an extensive background in design, fashion, business and product development […]
In This Issue: A Conversation with Richmond Tile and Bath’s VP, Anthony Cotugno Backsplash to the Max Back in Black – Why Ebony May be the Answer for Your Kitchen Kitchen Splurges Rise of the Bathroom Remodel Bathroom Trends for a Luxurious Upgrade In-Demand Industrial Style Tips for […]
How to get the best bang for your remodeling buck By Erik J. Martin When you put money into the stock market, it’s inevitable that some of your chosen stocks and funds are going to outperform others you picked. And it’s practically impossible to predict ahead of time […]
It’s difficult to argue with the logic of universal design. If a home can be designed to be safer, ergonomically superior, easier in which to maneuver, more intuitive and, in general, equally efficient for a healthy 10-year-old, a fully capable 35-year-old, a 55-year-old with arthritis, a blind 75-year-old or a mobility-challenged 100-year-old, why not do so?
It’s a common quandary, especially in older homes: One or more rooms lacks ample artificial illumination due to an absence of overhead light fixtures. Making matters worse, that same room may be short on outlets, requiring you to use extension cords or power strips to accommodate your only mode of lighting, table and floor lamps.
With homes selling for top dollar in many markets lately, some sellers may question the decision to spiff up their abodes above and beyond “as is” condition. Truth is, however, that homes boasting the in-demand features and frills that buyers crave will likely sell sooner and net a bigger profit.
Open floorplans are high on many homeowner’s wish lists. When you remove walls, however, you also get a sweeping view of the space – as well as a clear shot of the dirty dishes.