Category : Product Advice

Does tile get you excited?

I love tile; tiled bathroom walls, showers and floors. Tiled kitchen flooring; tile in the entry. How about tiled patios? There a million types of tile, and they look great almost anywhere. read more...
Does tile get you excited?

What you need to know about windows

Simonton Windows has an excellent article explaining all you could possibly need to know about windows. Topics include: Styles and shapes Why Vinyl? Glass Options Door Hardware Window read more...

How to select your kitchen cabinet material

Kitchen cabinets come in a variety of materials - everything from inexpensive composite wood products to stainless steel, glass front, bamboo, and a variety of hardwoods. This article will focus read more...

Bath vanities – what fits your style?

Willow Creek vanity in shaker style. There are a nearly endless number of styles and colors to choose from, which is wonderful, but may make it hard to come to a decision when making your read more...

Great new products for remodelers and new construction

Cree's award wining LED bulb We often get asked what is the best type of lighting. Everyone knows incandescents are on their way out - but what is the best replacement?  It depends somewhat on what read more...

Creative and beautiful bathroom fixtures

Don't go with the ordinary; these fixtures are works of art! Kitchen and bath design newsis the online source for these wonderful bathroom fixtures.  Another washbasin from Laufen's collection is read more...

Great luxury bath fixtures!

Cool new bath fixtures: This is like a neat combination of the hot tub and a bathtub! Kohlers website states: "The deep bathing wells allow users to sit almost totally immersed in water. read more...

Amazing Glass Bath!

We just finished the most amazing and I think, exceptional bathroom! Our client had a desire for a white on white bathroom, with contrasting patterns of tile creating focal interest in the room. read more...

Green Remodeling: There have been a great many articles on using “green” materials in remodeling and new construction.  Green refers to materials that have been recycled or sustainably produced read more...

Choosing Paint

Last week I wrote about interior painting. If you're still looking for a great paint, take a look at the article How to Choose Paint from Mother Earth News for information about what type of paint to read more...

Trendy is Classic with Subway Tile

The problem with trends is that they're over quickly and can date your wardrobe or project. When you incorporate trends into your wardrobe it's easy to move on when the trend is over. However, that's read more...

Marmoleum

One of our clients is interested in Forbo Mormoleum (in the color Donkey Island... how fun is that?!). We've installed it before and it's truly a fun and interesting product: If you're considering read more...

Why Consider Can Lights?

Rose Construction is renovating two bathrooms and building an addition for our client in Bellingham's Whatcom Falls neighborhood. Recently the clients decided to change their existing kitchen read more...