Importance of a Good Bathroom Exhaust Fan

One of the most damaging problems in a bathroom can be the buildup of excess of moisture. It’s normal. A hot shower or bath generates high levels of humidity and moisture. With the high levels of humidity come the bad things like mold, mildew, and other microorganisms...

Toilet Basics

New Toilets  Toilets are one of the most used fixtures in the house. There are many different colors and styles to choose from however, it’s not all about color or style that matters. It really comes down to cost, water usage and power. In the mid 90’s, low-flow...

Adhesive’s and Grouts

Today’s manufactures of thinset adhesive’s and grout have made it so that you can no longer mix and match different adhesive’s and grout’s. Should you choose to you a different manufacture of grout from the thinset, you get what’s called “ghosting”. Ghosting is when...

Ceramic tiles or linoleum in the kitchen?

Recently we received a call from a client that wants to redo their kitchen.  Should they use tile or linoleum on the floor? I personally like linoleum because of the clean-up factor.  I have kids and they are constant spilling something on the floor.  When sweeping...

Why Cement Board over Green board for Bathrooms?

People ask “what is Green board” and “what do you use it for?’.  Green board is a type of drywall that is commonly used in bathrooms.  It is moisture and mold resistant, but not waterproof. Green board is used mostly for damp environments, but not to be confused with...