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  • 8 must-have bathroom accessories 8 must-have bathroom accessories

    8 must-have bathroom accessories

    The bathroom should be a serene and relaxing place where you can unwind from a busy day and forget about your worries. however, sometimes dull decor can hinder your personal oasis and leave you feeling anything but inspired. these unique bathroom accessories are an easy and afforable way to...

    Published:

    2012-10-22 14:03:23

    Author(s):
    Laura L. Benn
    Updated:

    2012-10-22 14:03:23

  • 6 romantic bathroom lighting options 6 romantic bathroom lighting options

    6 romantic bathroom lighting options

    If candlelight makes you nervous when you're taking a soak in the tub, don't despair! there are a lot of beautiful bathroom lighting options to make your bathroom experience feel just as romantic. choose from any of these gorgeous lamps, pendant lights and sconces to quickly update your...

    Published:

    2012-10-11 11:21:13

    Author(s):
    Laura L. Benn
    Updated:

    2012-10-11 11:21:13

  • Buying guide: French door refrigerators Buying guide: French door refrigerators

    Buying guide: French door refrigerators

    The popularity of the french door refrigerator, with its functional freezer drawer, is no surprise. but what sets a model above? here are some of the newest options, each with a unique design feature we love. 1 space saver the french door bottom mount refrigerator in monochromatic...

    Published:

    2012-10-01 12:57:00

    Author(s):
    Style at Home; produced by Jessica Waks
    Updated:

    2012-10-01 12:57:00

  • 6 stylish toothbrush holders 6 stylish toothbrush holders

    6 stylish toothbrush holders

    Keeping our pearly whites dazzling is a very important task, so it only makes sense that our trusty toothbrushes should be shown a little love and given their own special home to rest in. these stylish toothbrush holders will brighten up your bathroom decor and encourage healthy dental habits....

    Published:

    2012-09-27 10:41:14

    Author(s):
    Laura L. Benn
    Updated:

    2012-09-27 10:41:14

  • Buying guide: Bathroom lighting Buying guide: Bathroom lighting

    Buying guide: Bathroom lighting

    A bathroom lighting plan should consist of both task and ambient fixtures. create a serene spa-like atmosphere with the right lights in just the right places. photography by donna griffith try adding a sconce sconces provide proper task lighting , making them an ideal choice for...

    Published:

    2011-08-18 10:28:00

    Author(s):
    Style at Home
    Updated:

    2011-08-18 10:28:00

  • Buying guide: Kitchen islands Buying guide: Kitchen islands

    Buying guide: Kitchen islands

    A kitchen island is a great way to add value and style to your kitchen, while increasing storage capacity and workspace. by definition, a kitchen island is an additional freestanding workspace, typically located in the heart of your kitchen work triangle. at its most minimalist, an island is...

    Published:

    2011-03-09 14:17:47

    Author(s):
    Yuki Hayashi
    Updated:

    2011-03-09 14:17:47

  • Buying guide: Refrigerators Buying guide: Refrigerators

    Buying guide: Refrigerators

    Refrigerators can last for decades (as anyone with an avocado-green 70s model lurking in the basement can attest to!), are a key lifestyle appliance, can help sell your property should you choose to list, and, finally, are one of the biggest household energy-consumers. these factors combine to...

    Published:

    2010-06-20 16:04:00

    Author(s):
    Yuki Hayashi
    Updated:

    2010-06-20 16:04:00

  • 2009 appliance trends 2009 appliance trends

    2009 appliance trends

    High-tech, "smart" appliances use electronics both for a more efficient operation and to perform functions unheard of only a few years ago: fridges that make dinner suggestions or tell you what you’re out of; ovens and dishwashers that can be programmed to come on at a time that's convenient...

    Published:

    2009-02-03 21:07:00

    Author(s):
    Martha Uniacke Breen
    Updated:

    2009-02-03 21:07:00

  • Buying guide: Countertops Buying guide: Countertops

    Buying guide: Countertops

    What matters most to you: a certain look or easy maintenance? do you hardly ever cook, do you cook a fair amount or are you truly passionate about cooking? consider your needs -- and your budget -- before choosing a kitchen counter. laminate characteristics - huge selection of colours and...

    Published:

    2008-03-09 00:00:00

    Author(s):
    Martha Uniacke Breen
    Updated:

    2008-03-09 00:00:00

  • Buying guide: The kitchen sink Buying guide: The kitchen sink

    Buying guide: The kitchen sink

    In many homes, kitchens are high-traffic areas. they're often the hub of the home and must be able to withstand lots of traffic and lots of activity. want to improve the style and function of your workspace from the get-go? think new sink. stainless steel - most popular, economical...

    Published:

    2006-06-22 00:00:00

    Author(s):
    Martha Uniacke Breen
    Updated:

    2006-06-22 00:00:00

  • Buying guide: Kitchen cabinetry Buying guide: Kitchen cabinetry

    Buying guide: Kitchen cabinetry

    Possibly more than any other feature, cabinetry defines the style of your kitchen . we've done the legwork to help you make the choice that's right for you. find out what cabinetry options are on the market and add stylish storage to your kitchen. thermoplastic or thermofoil $ created...

    Published:

    2006-06-22 00:00:00

    Author(s):
    Martha Uniacke Breen
    Updated:

    2006-06-22 00:00:00

  • Buying guide: Faucets Buying guide: Faucets

    Published:

    2006-06-15 00:00:00

    Author(s):
    Martha Uniacke Breen
    Updated:

    2006-06-15 00:00:00

  • Buying guide: Kitchen lighting Buying guide: Kitchen lighting

    Buying guide: Kitchen lighting

    Lighting is important in any room in your home, but particularly in the kitchen. whether you're trying to create ambience and atmosphere or need bright task lighting to help you work more efficiently, lighting plays an important role in both the style and serviceability of your kitchen....

    Published:

    2006-06-15 00:00:00

    Author(s):
    Martha Uniacke Breen
    Updated:

    2006-06-15 00:00:00

  • Buying guide: Kitchen cabinets Buying guide: Kitchen cabinets

    Buying guide: Kitchen cabinets

    We're replacing all the cabinets in our kitchen and i'm confused as to my options. i've heard of custom-built, semicustom and stock cabinets. which option should i use? --david rhodes a there are many places to go when looking for kitchen cabinets. you should have a budget in mind,...

    Published:

    2006-02-24 00:00:00

    Author(s):
    Karl Lohnes
    Updated:

    2006-02-24 00:00:00

  • Buying bath towels Buying bath towels

    Buying bath towels

    Floating out of a warm bath into a soft, thick bath towel can make you feel luxuriously pampered. but in most bathrooms the reality is that we jump out of our tubs and showers only to wrap our shivering bodies in a small, thin, almost water repellent, joke of a towel. “who can afford $50 bath...

    Published:

    2005-10-12 00:00:00

    Author(s):
    Wendy Prince
    Updated:

    2005-10-12 00:00:00

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