As times change and building practices advance, student housing has graduated as well from traditional dorm standards of simply cramming beds, desks and people into tiny spaces. A new complex converted from a former office building in the Netherlands uses...
One of the easiest – and quickest – ways to score significant energy savings these days in homes is through lighting upgrades. An average household dedicates about 5 percent of its energy budget to lighting, according to the U.S. Department of Energy.
Wondering watts up with lighting? There's a new place to get answers.
Users can easily try different color options, create custom palettes and share results in a variety of ways.
Like the foundation of a building, a floor is only as strong as its core.
Puddy's color matching system means it can be matched to the color palette and design of any kitchen.
Buying a light bulb isn’t as simple as it once was.
When you’re asked what your budget is for your renovation project, you cannot say, “I don’t know.”
There is an old way of cooking in France, known as sous-vide, that is now appearing in North American appliance warehouses.
Concrete floor tiles and wall planks offer a creative solution for flooring.
From the kitchen to the laundry room, connected products work with Amazon Alexa, Dash Replenishment, Nest Labs, Drop, IFTTT and now Google Assistant.
Bosch Thermotechnology, manufacturer of high-quality heating, cooling and hot water systems, has expanded its portfolio with the new Bosch Connected Control (BCC100). The device is a full-color, 5-inch touchscreen thermostat that brings convenience and functionality to the home with Wi-Fi...
The homes include an array of features allowing owners to interact with their home and take command whether they are inside or away from the property
Having your bathroom remodeled may appear to be daunting, but contractors can create a fully customized bathroom with minimal difficulty in as little as one day.
Unfortunately, not all wood flooring meets environmental criteria.
Troublesome fingerprint marks have been the enemy of super-matte, silky-soft surfaces in countertop installations.
People have a natural, instinctual reaction to color. And it may change over time or from one group of people to another, but the power of color cannot be underestimated. Most of the time people are afraid of colors, not because of the color but because it is difficult to see how it incorporates with the rest of the design aesthetic.
The right window treatments can save on your energy costs.
Interest in tile products is on the upswing due in large part to two major milestones in green building.
Faux wood beams and trim materials made from a polyurethane and factory finished can save the mess and environmental issues of wood finished on the building site.