Category: Home Kitchen

Marble kitchen countertops – to use or not to use, that’s the question

Some of the most beautiful kitchen countertops are created with marble slabs. Classic color combinations and beautiful veins make the stone highly sought after. Traditionally, marble has been used extensively in bathrooms and furniture countertops due to its delicate nature and artistic qualities. Since Greek and Roman times, marble...

Experiment with dark paint colors to make your home feel alive

In the old days, white was the predominant paint color of choice. Homeowners choose light color to create an illusion of space. It was a favorite because it gave the room a light and airy feel. However, things have changed today. People are not afraid to experiment with dark...

Bathroom decor for a zen-like spa look

Bathroom decor can be fun and challenging, but when it ends up giving you the relaxing feel of a Zen-like spa, it’s well worth the effort. Here are some tips on how to achieve this relaxing feeling in the bathroom. You should use soft colors and neutral tones for...

Learning all about pearl blue granite

Pearl blue granite is a useful and beneficial option when people want to install granite countertops in their kitchen. Granite is perhaps the second strongest stone in the world and is a popular building material. Blue granites are the rarest and therefore the most expensive of the granites that...

Founder of SMEG Fridge

SMEG is the Rolls Royce of home appliances. The company’s line of iconic kitchen appliances dates back to its beginnings in the 1950s. SMEG appliances were famous during the 1950s and 1960s and have enjoyed a resurgence in popularity due in part to the popularity of their iconics. “retro”...

Tips for buying door knobs

At first, it may be difficult for you to choose the right doorknob. However, if you do your homework and consider a few important factors, you can make the right decision. Focusing on style, function, and location will help you choose the right doorknobs for your doors. Below are...

10 essential organization tools

There are some things in life that I can’t do without. These 10 organizing tools are a must-have in my home and they really help us stay organized. Notebook and pen I have notebooks all over the house, one next to my bed, one on the hall table, one...

1920s Craftsman House Remodeling – A DIY Odyssey

As a new owner of a “repair” home from 1924, I was very excited to start remodeling. The home had first been remodeled in the 1970s with the addition of laminate flooring and solar tubes. Double pane windows were installed in the 1990s. Since then, the house has been...

How to light a kitchen, pantry, and laundry room

The kitchen is a multipurpose room and the lighting must be above all functional but also decorative. Functional lighting helps the cook see what he is doing when preparing food and helps keep those fingers off the edge of the knife. Kitchen lighting has come a long way and...