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Make Bain Ultra Tubs The Center of Your Bathroom Remodel

For most people, bathing is an unremarkable, everyday pastime. We get in the shower or bathtub for a few minutes everyday with the simple goal of cleaning our bodies and feeling refreshed. Bathing becomes nothing more than a means to an end, a daily chore to mark off the list. But BainUltra thinks it can […]


Make Your Clean Countertop Dream Come True

Tame the Tangle We all dream of achieving that clean-counter look featured in design magazines. You know the one. The quartz kitchen counters cleared of everything except a coffee maker, sleek hand soap dispenser, and tastefully arranged floral bouquet. Or the office desk featuring nothing more than an open laptop and a stylish family photo. […]


The Galley Workstation Will Transform Your Kitchen

A Constant Struggle If you love to cook, you’ve probably spent hour after hour rearranging your kitchen. Cutting boards, bowls, and colanders have all lived on different shelves, in cabinets, or on tabletops. Cutlery and kitchen tools move from drawer to drawer while appliances migrate between counters in a never-ending search for added efficiency. But […]


Shower Systems Explained

If you are planning a bathroom remodel with a designer or a contractor, you have likely been asked what kind of shower system you want. There are only two basic systems, and chances are you have used both at some point, but the technical plumbing lingo can make it all a bit confusing. Pressure balance […]


Levels of Cabinetry: Stock, Semi-Custom, and Custom

We are frequently asked to explain the difference between stock cabinets, semi-custom cabinets, and custom cabinets. Here is a brief explanation of the three to help better understand why the differences drive the overall price. Stock Cabinets Stock kitchen cabinets are pre-made based on a set catalog of options, finishes, and sizes determined by the […]


Tabaraka Studio

We recently became dealers of an exclusive handmade tile collection called Tabarka Studio, and it is already one of my favorite products we offer. Tabarka specializes in beautiful handmade ceramic and terra cotta tiles that are hand glazed or painted with intricate patterns. The tiles are perfect for any indoor floor or wall application and […]


Porcelain Tile Is The New… Everything!

Porcelain is one of the most popular tile options due to its durability, cost, and consistency in color and texture. Porcelain is typically more durable than natural stone due to its resistance to staining, etching, and scratching. Porcelain tile can be used anywhere, and most are suitable for outdoor use and wet applications. Many types […]


Green Product: Bamboo

Bamboo is one of my favorite “green” materials to use in interior design projects. It is a rapidly renewable resource and most bamboo products are FSC-certified. Not only do many types of bamboo regenerate without needing replanting, but it also grows easily on its own without pesticides or other chemicals. Its ease and speed of […]