Hard Water Ruining Your Shower Head? Invest In Touch Clean Tech!

If you live in a place that has very hard water – especially if you aren’t able to install a whole-house water filter – you probably have a problem with limescale residue and unsightly buildup forming on your faucets and in your shower. As the water dries or evaporates, minerals are deposited on the surface […]

Dirty Hands? Clean Up With A Touch-Activated Faucet

Delta 9178-DST Single Handle Kitchen Faucet with Pull-Out Spray, Diamond Seal Technology and Magnatite Docking from the Leland Collection

Have you ever been in the kitchen, making dough or cookies or cutting raw chicken, and been stuck needing to wash your hands but not wanting to put your gross gross hands on your nice clean faucet? Especially with things like raw meat or eggs, you want to be careful not to contaminate the very […]

Blast From The Past: Enjoy The Ancient Pleasure Of A Roman Bathtub

In ancient Rome, bathing wasn’t merely about getting clean. Elaborate, ornate public bath houses were cultural and social hubs in most large Roman communities, places where you could come and soak and socialize in various heated pools and steam rooms. Everything from business transactions to political meetings to the ancient equivalent of a lunch date […]

Hate Your Shower Head? Install Your Own In Three Easy Steps

Do you have a really old, crusty, gross shower head? Or maybe just one that’s jut okay, but doesn’t really give you the kind of shower you enjoy? If you’re putting off replacing it because you don’t want the hassle of calling a plumber, you’re in luck. Swapping out shower heads is one of the […]

The New And Easy Way To Build Your Own Tile Backsplash, No Contractor Needed

Glass Mosaic Tile Piazza Olive Martini Glamour

Laying tile used to be arduous and time consuming – something that took quite a lot of skill and effort as well as time to produce something beautiful, to say nothing of cost. But modern materials and techniques have moved tiling solidly into the realm of the DIYer. While laying tile flooring is something probably […]

What You Need To Build A Shower All Your Own: The Magic Of A Custom Shower

There are a lot of ways to go about building a custom shower, some of them more complicated and costly than others. But if you’ve done your homework and found your home to be custom-shower ready, and you’re fully aware of the scope of the project, the next step to taking your project out of […]

If You’re Thinking About Building A Custom Shower System, Read This First!

So you like the idea of a custom shower: water massaging you from all angles, giving you a spa or swanky hotel experience every time you want to get clean, right in your very own home. For big time shower fans, it’s basically a dream come true: having a world class shower in your own […]

Kick Back And Relax In The Bath – Cozy Country Cottage Design For Your Bathroom

A good bathroom should be, above all else, comfortable. So while I tend to favor a more modern, minimalist design in other rooms, the bathrooms I like best always have a quaint, country style. The combination of slightly rustic furnishings, light, welcoming colors, and vintage fixtures always makes me feel relaxed and at ease – […]

Low Flow Toilets Aren’t The Bane They Used To Be: Fancy New Tech To Help You Get With The Flow

Over the last decade or sow, “low flow toilet” had come to be a phrase that evokes both mistrust and disdain. Because of environmental laws passed in the early ’90s, older style toilets have been phased out in favor of new, more environmentally friendly ones that use significantly less water per flush. The problem is […]

Don’t Get Burned – Let An Anti-Scald Valve Take The Heat

I’ve gotta tell you, I love hot water – hot showers, hot baths, hot springs, steam baths, you name it. Heck, I even take my morning cup of tea extra hot. But while I have a pretty high resistance to heat, even I’ve gotten burned on occasion by an extra hot tap or a poorly […]