National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) 2016 Award Winners

National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) 2016 Award Winners

Each year, the NWFA (National Wood Flooring Association) hosts an awards program at their annual convention. Since 1990, they have honored and recognized the creativity, design, and craftsmanship of the wood flooring industry. Over the years they have awarded more than 200 honors to the crafters and designers leading the industry.

In April 2016, the 2016 winners were announced giving out eight awards to the 51 entries of projects completed between January 2015 to January 2016. The award winners were originally reported on NWFA.org and in the June/July 2016 issue of Hardwood Floors magazine and featured the images used below. read more…


Let’s Talk Subway Tile

Subway tile is simple, elegant, modern and versatile. To sum up, subway tile is whatever you want it to be. Generally, subway tile are small to medium size and rectangular in shape but that’s where general ends. We’ve all seen how great white subway tile look as a backsplash in a kitchen. It is often that little extra something that brings the room together. You can literally pair any decor with white subway tile and have it look great. Now let’s talk about three ways that you can use subway tile to get a non-traditional look in your home.

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photo: Maletz Design

Metallic subway tile are making their way into kitchens across North America and for very good reason. read more…