Corian Turns 40

Dupont, the manufacturer of Corian, has marked the composite material’s 40th birthday by commissioning 40 multinational designers to create an original, functional ‘objet d’art’ for the table or desktop that reflects their imaginative vision and demonstrates the endless possibilities of Corian.                  Below is an exerpt from the Dupont press release: Corian®: 40 … Continue reading Corian Turns 40

The Digital Kitchen

Last month the Internet Alliance Home Research Council announced the results of a study citing which technology innovations homeowners want most to add in the future . A survey of 602 homeowners revealed that the kitchen functions as the nerve center of the house, with most families doing much more than just cooking and eating there.  Popular activities … Continue reading The Digital Kitchen

Faux wood cabinets are great for remodeling

With the current downturn in the housing market many homeowners are looking to remodel their kitchens and bathrooms either for their own enjoyment or for selling their home in the near future. Especially here in Naples where builders once offered only white melamine cabinets and white laminate countertops; they are now offering granite and wood-look … Continue reading Faux wood cabinets are great for remodeling

Bathroom Lighting Tips

Bright Ideas For the Bathroom If your bathroom is dark or the lighting is unflattering, follow these tips from the American Lighting Association. Shower Power. Shower lights should be bright enough to help avoid spills while making shaving and shampooing easier. Shower lights also help an enclosed stall feel bigger. Tub Tips. Tubs, like showers … Continue reading Bathroom Lighting Tips