Cost of Adding Luxury Radiant Heating in a Kitchen

Cost of Adding Luxury Radiant Heating in a Kitchen
What is the cost of adding luxury radiant heating in a kitchen? Before we discuss the average cost of radiantly heating a home, let’s first discuss what exactly is radiant heating? Think of it as an electric heating blanket for your floor. It’s a heating cable sewed onto a fiberglass mesh in a serpentine pattern in a roll or mat format. The heating element is installed over the subfloor. Then, flooring, like tile, is placed on top of the heating system. [Read More]

7 Kitchen Countertops made with Recycled Glass

7 Kitchen Countertops made with Recycled Glass
What happens to the glass bottle of marinara sauce you just threw out? Or that bottle of seltzer water? Retailers and consumers - in recent history - sent glass bottles of all kinds to the landfill where they would sit for several lifetimes. With the environmental movement of the 70ies, people started to wise up. The pollution of our planet stirred the oceans of change. Modern-day recycling has the potential to restore glass bottles and porcelain to its former beauty. [Read More]

Countertops vs. Backsplash

Reliable Pairing Options

Your kitchen wouldn’t be complete without countertops and wall tiles. When arranging the design elements and architectural features, the colors don’t have to match, but they ought to be balanced. Complimentary Color Theme You’re not going to love your kitchen backsplash tiles if they do not suit the color of your countertops. Ideally, colors complement, harmonize, and enhance cohesion across the room’s visual plane. Contrasting Color Theme Use backsplash tiles with colors that visually clash against your countertops. [Read More]