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Home Remodeling Design Tips For Better Accessibility When Aging In Place

How To Modify Your Home To Make It Safe And Comfortable As Your Needs Evolve

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) defines aging in place as "the ability to live in one's home and community safely, independently, and comfortably regardless of age, income, or ability level."

Most adults would prefer to age in place for the feeling of greater independence and comfort that...

02 Aug 22

How To Choose The Ideal Tile Flooring For Your Home

The Pros And Cons Of 7 Of The Most Popular Types Of Tile Flooring

To find the ideal tile flooring for your home, consider several factors. The look of the tile must reflect the style of your home. The size of the tile must fit the size of the space where it will be installed to be visually appealing. In high-traffic areas like kitchens or hallways, the tile must be durable enough to withstand...

18 Jul 22

How To Choose Alternative Flooring Materials For Your Home

Learn The Basics About Vinyl, Laminate, And Rubber Flooring

If you want the look of hardwood or natural stone but the pricing and maintenance requirements are not appealing, consider vinyl or laminate flooring. Rubber flooring is another lower-cost, lower-maintenance option for certain rooms in your home. Here are the pros and cons for each of these flooring materials.

18 Jul 22

What You Need To Know When Choosing Faucets For Your Bathroom

Learn About The Different Styles And Types Of Faucets For Sinks, Showers, And Bathtubs 

A bathroom faucet is used many times a day, so you need to select one that is functional and built to last. The faucet you choose must also complement your décor in terms of style and finish. How do you pick a faucet with the right combination of features? Here are some tips to help you make the right...

06 Jul 22

How To Select The Perfect Kitchen Faucet

Evaluating Style and Function

From washing hands to cleaning dishes, a kitchen faucet gets a workout every single day. So, you need a faucet that is functional and built to last, while complementing the style of your kitchen. Selecting the perfect combination of features is important. Here are some factors to consider when choosing your new kitchen faucet.

Photo Courtesy of Ferguson Bath, Kitchen...

06 Jul 22

How To Choose The Right Outdoor Furniture And Accessories For Your Home

Make Your Outdoor Space Comfortable and Functional

As the weather becomes warmer, you can extend your home's indoor living space to the outdoors. Entertaining family and guests outside is fun and easy. No matter the size of your outdoor living space, having comfortable, functional, and beautiful furniture is essential. But, high-quality outdoor furniture can be a big investment, and with so many...

22 Jun 22

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