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History of Subway Tile

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Subway tile for kitchen and bathroom remodeling - Design Build prosYou wouldn't imagine something taken from a New York City subway design as a major kitchen and bathroom remodeling trend, but that's exactly what's going on today. Gleaming 3×6 inch tiles covered the walls of kitchens and bathrooms alike seems to be one of the more popular design features, and this look dates back to the unveiling of the NYC subway system. Continue reading

What is an Infinity Tub?

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What is an Infinity Tub? Infinity Tub - Design Build PlannersSoaking in a tub after a long day is just heavenly. Water tends to seep away the tiredness and stress from the body. These days, more and more people are choosing Infinity tub, for a spa-like experience. An infinity tub is a soaking tub that has no overflow hole. Rather, there is an overflow design at the edges that allows water to flow over freely. Continue reading

Heat Lamp for Bathroom Remodeling

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Heat Lamp for Bathroom Remodeling Heat Lamp for Your Bathroom-Design Build PlannersEveryone knows how daunting getting into and out of the shower can be in the cold winter months when you feel like your hair is going to freeze into icicles if you do not immediately dry it. A great way to get around this and start the morning off feeling relaxed, warm, and at ease is by installing heat lamps in your bathroom. A bathroom heat lamp is an excellent idea if you are doing a remodel, or even if you are just making a few small changes. Not only will it help you and your family be more comfortable, if will raise the value of your house, as it is one of those little luxuries that makes a huge difference in daily life. Continue reading

Floor Drains for Laundry, Mud Room, or Bathrooms

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Shower Floor Drain And MosaicsFloor Drains for Laundry, Mud Room, or Bathrooms We spend a lot of time in our laundry rooms, even more time than we spend in the bathroom, actually, and often times that time is spent not doing the most pleasant of tasks, like cleaning or scrubbing or trying to get stubborn stains out of clothing. So shouldn’t we try to make those spaces as functional and pleasant as possible? That way, we can both spend less time in the laundry or mud room and enjoy our time there as much as possible. Here are a few tips to get the most out of your laundry, mud room, or bathroom. Continue reading

Furniture Style Bathroom Vanity

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Furniture vanity - Design Build Planners (2)Furniture Style Bathroom Vanity When it comes to choosing a design style for your bathroom, there is a plethora of options to choose from. When it comes to the vanity style, there are some great varieties that will be a great addition to your home, with the bonus of the extra storage and functionality you crave in what could easily be the smallest room in your home. Continue reading

Floating Bathroom Vanity

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floating vanity for bathroom remodeling - Design Build Planners (2)Floating Bathroom Vanity When it comes to remodeling your home, and especially your bathroom, there are so many different options and designs to choose from that it can seem overwhelming. The floating bathroom vanity is one of the many options that you have to look at when considering how you want your bathroom to be. Continue reading

What is a Vessel Bowl Sink?

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What is a Vessel Bowl Sink? Vessel Bowl sinks for bathroom remodeling - Design Build Planners (2)The bathroom is a very important room in your home and you may find that you really enjoy decorating or remodeling it. If you are planning to remodel in the near future, you may be wondering what you can do to make your bathroom look more modern or classy. While there are many things that you can do, one thing that often gets over looked, but used, possibly more than anything else, is the sink. There are many different types of sinks available for your bathroom and some are actually quite beautiful. One of the most popular types of sink is a vessel bowl sink. These sinks are elegant and can make a huge improvement in your bathroom. Continue reading

How Do Pocket Doors Work?

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How Does a Pocket Door Work? pocket doors - Design Build Planners (1)Pocket doors are actually quite unique and have been around for years, sliding into their metal and wood cages, installed when the walls are framed. They are prominent in older homes and are most commonly used for privacy or to separate a living room from a parlor or even a dining room. When these doors weren't in use, they could disappear into the wall, but they were easy to pull out again when they were needed. These doors continue to be a great space saving solution even today, especially in bathrooms where a traditional door would take up too much space. Continue reading

What to Know About Body Sprays for a Shower

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bathroom shower body sprays ~ Design Build PlannersWhat to Know About Body Sprays for a Shower Remodeling your bathroom can be fun and can make a great difference in your home. There are plenty of things you can do in your bathroom, but your bathroom shouldn't just be beautiful. It should be convenient as well. One of the best things you can do for your bathroom remodeling project is to get a bathroom body spray nozzle for your shower. They are easy to install and can make showering a far more pleasurable experience. Continue reading

Grab Bars for Your Bathroom

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Grab Bars for Your Bathroom Secure grab bars for bathroom remodeling ~ Design Build PlannersAs we get older, we want to maintain our independence. Many people dread becoming a senior citizen because they are afraid that they will have to move out of their own home and into a nursing home where they will be cared for all the time. This takes away from independence significantly, but there are things that can be done within a home to help you stay at home longer. Elderly people and those with special needs are most commonly known for slipping in the bathroom, either when bathing, showering or using the toilet but by installing grab bars, you can prevent injury by universal design. Grab bars are easy to install, convenient and can protect your safety in a handicap accessible bathroom. Continue reading