Is Now A Good Time To Buy A Home?

This spring home-buying season is anything but normal. What traditionally has been known as the busiest season for buying and selling homes has been upended by COVID-19.  The pandemic has spurred concerns about people entering homes and job security, all...

Financial Help For Self Employed Pros

Last month, as the coronavirus pandemic began affecting businesses across the nation, Congress and the president approved the CARES Act to help small businesses — including self-employed design and remodeling pros. But at first the rules for self-employed people...

Ten Tips For A Perfect Patio

Maybe you dream of baking wood-fired pizzas in a Mediterranean-style backyard. Perhaps you want to lounge by a sleek modern pool or sip wine under an old-world-style pergola covered in roses. Whatever your outdoor ideal, you can ensure that your patio fits your style...

Top Tile Trends For 2020

Many new tile products in 2020 feature geometric and floral patterns, a continuing trend. And recent overall design trends like dark walls, muted tones and the color blue have made their way into tile design. “We are seeing lots of large-format tiles. They offer a...