Tag: Materials

Subway Tile

16 New Reasons to Love Subway Tile

Subway tile made its debut in the beginning of the 20th century, in the train stations of the New York City subway system. Since then, it has become a design staple in both commercial and residential settings—and for good reason. It’s affordable, easy to clean, brightens a room by reflecting light, and has a simple […]

Ed Teehan

Kitchen Flooring: 8 Popular Choices

Design, color, and surface are important considerations, but don’t overlook comfort, durability and easy care—particularly in kitchen flooring. By LuAnn Brandsen Wood Improvements in products and sealers make wood a viable flooring material in kitchens. That’s good news for people with open-floor plans who wish to use the same material in adjoining living areas. Additionally, […]