Inspiration and tips for selecting flooring, an impressive case study on the restoration of a 1900's Beaux Arts limestone staircase, the possibilities of Large Format Tile (LFT) and more. Learn about how to make porcelain tiles with this issue's Kids Page.
What to do if you have cracks in your tile or grout, important safety tips for summertime, rock cookie adventure for the kids page, and best of all, inspiring things to do with your outdoor spaces—from a simple fire pit to an elaborate outdoor entertainment area and many things in between.
Thinking of renovating the bathroom? This Designing With It features inspirational designs for the bath of your dreams. You’ll also find important tips for bath and shower care, as well as a quality tile installation. We’re proud to announce Stone Showcase, a regular segment going forward which will highlight different stones. This issue: Soapstone.
Bet you never thought of a backsplash as jewelry before! Once you take a look at this issue’s Designing With It feature, though, you’ll know exactly what we mean (and you’ll probably start looking for excuses to renovate the kitchen.) We’ll also tell you how to pick and protect your stone, and when it’s time to call a stone inspector.
If the word “concrete” conjures only a boring grey slab, have we got a surprise for you! Designing With It: Floors You Can’t Walk Away From will have you longing for a nice concrete floor to transform into a masterpiece in no time. And don’t forget about terrazzo. This popular 50s and 60s floor covering is still as relevant and beautiful as ever.