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Countertops with the Highest Cleanability Levels

On December 5th, 2011, posted in: Granite, quartz, Tips by 0 Comment

Are you worried about the cleanliness of your kitchen and how well your countertops hold up to germs and bacteria? The Marble Institue of America found a study that “compared the cleanability of four widely used countertop materials showed that granite, marble and quartz surfaces are all easily cleaned to meet the FDA surface sanitizer criteria.”..

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Reduce Energy Loss up to 50% at the Window

On December 5th, 2011, posted in: Tips by 0 Comment

Many of Hunter Douglas’ window coverings are high in efficiency and help reduce the loss of energy in your home. The Duette® Architella® Honeycomb Shade Collection provides a high level of energy efficiency with its innovative honeycomb-within-a-honeycomb design, reducing energy loss up to 50% at the window. New to Architella is the revolutionary IllumiCell™ – a..

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Knobs, Pulls and Handles for your Cabinetry

On December 5th, 2011, posted in: Tips by 0 Comment

Installing knobs, pulls or handles to your cabinetry is a simple and inexpensive way to dress up your kitchen. There are multiple options from button-like knobs to cupped pulls or sleek handles. We have a diverse collection of hardware to choose from here in the showroom, stop by to explore your options! Read and see..

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Things to Consider for Window Coverings

On November 21st, 2011, posted in: Latest News, Tips by 0 Comment

There are many elements to consider when choosing window treatments including: Room Type Decorating Style Materials Colors Privacy & Light Control Operating Systems Pricing For more details, view this article from Hunter Douglas.     Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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The Latest Trends in Bathroom Materials

On November 21st, 2011, posted in: Latest News, Tips by 1 Comment

Need some ideas on how to spice up your bathroom? Watch this video provided by HGTV to see the latest trends in bathroom materials. Also, read this article to find out more specifics on bathroom flooring! Then call or stop by the Flagstaff Design Center to begin your project! Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin..

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Energy Efficient Window Treatments

On November 15th, 2011, posted in: Latest News, Tips by 0 Comment

Hunter Douglas is an industry leader in making a big energy savings difference at the window. In 1985, they invented the highly energy-efficient Duette® honeycomb shades in response to the energy crisis of the late 1970s. More recently, they have introduced Duette Architella® honeycomb shades, which offer superior energy efficiency thanks to their patented honeycomb-within-a-honeycomb construction...

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Thanksgiving Decorations

On November 12th, 2011, posted in: Latest News, Tips by 0 Comment

Every family has traditions that they share and pass down through the generations. Many of these traditions surface during the holidays when everyone comes together to celebrate the season and enjoy each other’s company. Every year at Thanksgiving, being the design student, I am in charge of decorations and centerpieces. I came across this article..

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Selecting your Granite Slab

On November 9th, 2011, posted in: Granite, Latest News, Tips by 0 Comment

Getting new countertops is a big decision for many homeowner’s and sets the stage for a kitchen. Some people like to pick out a material that has a lot of color variation and movement, others like their material to be more consistent and neutral. Which ever way you decide to go, it is always recommended that..

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Ideas of where to use Carrara Marble

On November 4th, 2011, posted in: Latest News, Tips by 0 Comment

Carrara Marble is a timeless stone that adds a more formal look to any space. People tend to shy away from it because it is a soft stone that scratches and stains quite easily. Although it can be tricky to use as a floor or countertop, we have found some more practical solutions to incorporate..

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New Flooring Trends

On November 4th, 2011, posted in: Latest News, Tips by 0 Comment

While browsing HGTV‘s articles today, we came across this article about the latest flooring trends. There are many reclaimed materials suggested and it says that consumer’s are shopping for value and comfort. Stop by the Flagstaff Design Center today to speak with one of our associates about the best flooring for you! Recommend on Facebook..

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