Monthly Archives: May 2010

Remodeling Your Bathroom – Where to Start?

The prospect of a new bathroom is enticing, but transforming your vision into reality requires some preparation. Following some simple but important guidelines will put you on the path toward realizing your dream. Form Follows FunctionDefine who will be using the new bathroom and what their needs are. Guest baths and powder rooms need only the basic amenities, but a master bath deserves more. It should be an oasis, a luxurious retreat from the stresses and intrusions of daily life. Set a BudgetTo determine what Continue reading →

Slipper Clawfoot Tub Buying Guide

The Slipper Clawfoot Tub features a contoured end that flares up behind the head position on the opposite side of the tub filler faucet side. The Slipper Tub style is more designer and luxurious which makes it a little more expensive then the standard flat clawfoot tub. The contoured end is perfect for supporting your head while you lay back and relax in a classic bubble bath. You can also find Double slipper clawfoot tubs which contour up on both sides of the tub. This adds style and is perfect for when two people want to Continue reading →

Transform Your Bath Into A Home Spa

We all deserve a private place where we can relax in comfort, let go of tension, recharge our batteries and emerge refreshed and energized. Many busy homeowners are remodeling their bathrooms into a retreat where they can daydream, read, listen to music or socialize. The latest in water retreatsIf your ideal home spa isn’t complete without a whirlpool bathtub, you can find one in virtually any shape, size and color. Amenities include such features as air flow adjustability, quiet motors, control panels, heated liners and Continue reading →

Jado Taste Inspired Faucets Spice Up Kitchen

Four new faucets inspired by cooking spices are now available from JADO, each one designed to help cooks with routine kitchen activities like washing hands, rinsing pasta, and filling pots. The Basil, the Cayenne, the Coriander, and the Saffron collections include drip-free ceramic disc valve cartridges and eight-inch spouts that swivel for greater range of motion. All four faucets offer either a pullout nylon hose or a pull-down metal hose. Perfect for a more transitional style, the Basil collection is a two-function hand spray that Continue reading →

Jacuzzi Towel Warming Drawer

What could be more comforting then a warm, fluffy towel or cozy warm slippers waiting for you as you step out of the bath? Introducing the Jacuzzi Towel Warming Drawer. Bring Spa-like luxury home with Jacuzzi’s stainless steel warming drawer that slips into standard cabinetry and warms up to two towels in minutes.  Or opt for the larger 42″ version that accomodates up to 4 towels, or bathrobes and oversized bath sheets. Available sizes: 24-inch modelDesigned to fit a traditional cabinetCutout Dimensions : 21″ L Continue reading →