A behind-the-scenes look at our HPM Building Supply Keaau, Hawaii facility where we manufacture HPM Custom Metal Roofing panels featuring Durapon70 coatings....
Bathroom Renovations: 7 Tips and Mistakes to Avoid
Whether you’re planning to sell your home soon or just trying to make your home more comfortable, a bathroom renovation is one of your best bets. Perhaps you’re ready to make a significant investment to create a spa-like oasis with a separate shower and a deep tub—or if your budget is smaller, you may want to explore what you can accomplish with new fixtures and a fresh coat of paint. Whichever direction your renovation takes you, we at Modernize want to provide you with the best possible guidance for your bathroom renovation. Here’s how to make sure that your renovation goes smoothly, improves your home’s aesthetic appeal, and increases your home’s overall value 1. Start with a realistic budget Once you start taking tiles off the walls or floors, your bathroom renovation can…
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Bathroom Floor Tile: 14 Top Options
Modern bathrooms are so much more than they used to be. They’ve gone beyond the practical and utilitarian purpose they were originally designed for, and serve as both an escape and oasis in many homes. The ﬂoor is one of the most important design elements in the bathroom. Bathroom ﬂooring options are wide and varied, but tile is overwhelmingly the most popular choice. There are a multitude of materials to select from these days— vinyl, laminate, ceramic, porcelain and more. The best tile is one that complements, but doesn’t compete with, the rest of the room’s design and decor. Get some inspiration from our favorite bathroom ﬂoor tile ideas, and ﬁnd the best bathroom ﬂooring for your home.
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