New: Products of the Week, 4.9.12

A four-spray handshower, an elegant handcrafted pendant light, dust-controlling tool accessories, and two other products that caught our eye this week.

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New: Products of the Week, 3.11.12

5 new products, including eco-friendly finishes, a therapeutic tub, a lightweight circ saw, and Music City-inspired paints.

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New: Products of the Week, 3.4.12

Edgy bath fixtures, carved interior doors, and three other products that caught our eye this week.

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New: Products of the Week, 2.12.12

5 new products, including furniture-like bath fixtures, easy-to-install storm doors, and extra-durable SDS Plus bits.

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Buzz: Product News Roundup, High-Tech Homes Edition

A look at product news and trends from the past week, including hot finds from CES, more cool LEDs, bathroom trends, and tips for reusing barn doors for interior design.

Homes got a bit smarter at the Consumer Electronics Show last week. Here’s a roundup of Read the rest of this entry »


New: Products of the Week, 1.15.12

A trapezoidal tub, infrared thermometers, high-visibility workwear, and two other products that crossed our desk last week. Read the rest of this entry »


Tips: 12 Easy Upgrades to Liven Up the Home

Even if your remodeling customers don’t have a ton of money to spend, there are plenty of areas around the house where a bit of freshening up can go a long way. Whether you’re looking to extend an existing job or add some quick one-off business, here are a few strategies to help your clients feel more at home. Read the rest of this entry »


New: Products of the Week, 1.8.12

A cordless jigsaw, beer tap-compatible fridge, luxurious tub, and two other products that caught our attention this week.

Part of Metabo’s PowerMaster Series of 18-volt lithium-ion tools, the STA 18 LTX cordless jigsaw is suitable for cutting openings in Read the rest of this entry »


New: Products of the Week, 12.30.11

Happy New Year! Here are five new products to close out 2011, including lightweight gypsum, a 1930s-inspired vanity, and a deck-gate kit. Read the rest of this entry »


Showcase: 10 Unique Backsplashes

With the vast array of glass, porcelain, and metal tiles on the market, the options for creating one-of-a-kind backsplashes in the kitchen and the bath are limitless. Here are 10 that stand out for their elegant simplicity, creative combinations, or artful aesthetics.

Simply Radical
A truly one-of-a-kind option, this colorful backsplash made with recycled skateboards is featured in a kitchen in the Lofts at Cherokee Studios multifamily project in L.A. Read the rest of this entry »


New: Products of the Week, 12.16.11

Five new products, including two luxurious soaking tubs, nature-imitating tiles, and class-leading band saws. Read the rest of this entry »


New: Products of the Week, 11.26.11

Water-saving showerheads, modern pellet stoves, slate-look porcelain tile, and two more products that caught our attention this week.

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