Pros And Cons Of Engineered Quartz Countertops
27 July 2016
Engineered quartz countertops provide an array of benefits as well as some weaknesses. They can provide a durable and attractive countertop. Quartz will fit the décor of your lifestyle and personal choices. Some people would rather own one with a more natural appearance such as granite. However, the ease of maintenance will sway you toward purchasing a quartz countertop.
What is an engineered quartz countertop? This type of countertop is roughly 95% mixture of natural ground quartz and contains approximately 5% polymer resins.
Tips For Choosing Kitchen Window Treatments
17 July 2016
A kitchen window can be a welcome addition, since it allows plenty of light into the room. Often, these windows are placed over the sink so they don't interfere with cabinet placement. Finding the right window treatment requires some thoughtful planning. The following tips can help.
Tip #1: Skip the curtains
Although the idea of pretty curtains fluttering in the breeze may seem attractive and quaint, it can be a real hassle when you are actually working at the sink.
Everything is Falling: How To Prepare Your Home And Your Family For The Next Big Quake
11 July 2016
If you live in California, you need to be prepared for earthquakes. Part of that preparation includes making sure that the inside of your home is secured. Virtually everything inside your home can become mobile during a significant earthquake. Unfortunately, if you and your family members are in the house when the rumbling starts, you can suffer serious injuries from falling furnishings and décor. Here are some suggestions that will help you get your home secure before the next big quake happens.
Being On-Trend: 5 Stylish Window Treatments
27 June 2016
Window treatments do more than control the light in your room and add privacy. Draperies are literally the window dressing of your room – meaning your shades and curtains help create the ambiance. You can opt for simplicity that recedes into the background or go for the drama. Keep your décor on-trend by choosing a stylish window treatment.
You've heard the adage that less is more, right? This can be applied to your draperies.