According to Walker Zanger, a room can be enhanced and defined by using tile to cover an entire wall from floor to ceiling. The sculptural and textural details found in Stardust are particularly suited for this kind of application. One can create “ceramic wallpaper” in bathrooms. For much more about today's bathroom design trends, see the article here.
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HBAMT Parade of Homes Slated Oct 8-23, 2016
Scheduled October 8-23 at the Hideaway at Arrington community in Arrington is the 2016 James Hardie Building Products Parade of Homes™. Seven homes range in style from an organic transitional house from Arthur Rutenburg Homes to a mature, elegant cottage from Britt Development.
Offering the latest in new decorating trends and home products, the homes offer inspiration their laundry rooms to their master bathrooms. You’ll find brick ceilings, brick feature walls, brick floors, and plenty of vintage hardwood accents.
Scheduled from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. seven days a week, the Southern Living Showcase Home will be open October 14-30 at The Grove in College Grove, with several seminars scheduled as well.
Hatcliff Builders has selected Nashville’s Mitchell Barnett of Mitchell Burnett Architects and Planners to create the design for the home, the fourth collaboration between the Middle Tennessee native and Hatcliff Builders, which has been constructing homes in Middle Tennessee for 28 years. This will be the 12th home designed by Mitchell Barnett Architect built in The Grove.
The Coming Decade for Residential Design 2016-2025
Adaptable, connected homes are here, but changes in scale and function will define the home of the (near) future.In an article for AIA Architect, authors Kermit Baker and Jennifer Riskus dissect the American Institute of Architects' recent home design trends survey report that although it seems that the design of U.S. homes will undergo fairly significant changes in the coming decade, the changes will be driven by economic and demographic developments instead of Jetsons-era innovations.
Pantone, an X-Rite company and the global authority on color and provider of professional color standards for the design industries, recently announced that PANTONE 15-3919 (Serenity) and PANTONE 13-1520 (Rose Quartz), are both the PANTONE® Color of the Year selection for 2016.
In The Garden: Why Didn't My Hydrangeas Bloom This Year?
Every year, at least one client asks me this question. As with any living thing in nature, the question “why?” often has several answers that could apply. Here are some of the reasons why hydrangeas don’t bloom…