Category - Products

21
Nov

Expect to See More of these Kitchen Cabinet Trends in 2018

The perfect kitchen is different for everyone. And for most of us, that definition changes as our lifestyles change, as trends come and go, and as technological improvements make new products available to consumers. Although the year isn’t over quite yet—2017 solidified a few trends that have been catching on in the last few years. ...
29
Nov

Concrete In the Home

What comes to mind when you think of concrete? Driveways and patios? What about polished flooring, luxurious countertops or textured wall treatments? This durable, beautiful material isn’t always meant to be covered—it’s perfect for custom projects and high-end applications that compliment any style, from the ultra-modern to the most traditional tastes. People fall in love ...
28
Oct

An Illustrated Guide to Choosing the Right Cabinets – Part III: Accents and Add-Ons

In the final installment of our cabinet series, we’ll go over some of the finishing touches that will give your kitchen a distinct personality. Accent cabinets, drawers and other thoughtfully placed details can add a touch of character to your design. They break up the monotony of a uniform kitchen by adding detail and texture, ...
15
Apr

5 Ways to Use Wood Plank Tile in Your Home

The look of wood is timeless. But in hot, humid states like Florida, it takes extra care to keep your hardwood floor looking as great as the day it was installed. If you’re looking for an easier to maintain option, but still want the classic look of hardwood, wood plank porcelain tile is a great ...
9
Jul

All About Pools, Pt. I

A pool can add charm to your backyard, and in Florida, it can even increase the desirability of your home. It expands your entertainment options and provides an endless assortment of enticing outdoor activities for kids and teenagers, and anyone who enjoys the water. A pool can be the center point for parties, and even …

29
Apr

Style Spotlight: Contemporary Coastal Finishes

Layering and textures in your interior design help monochromatic palettes (same color with differing shades) along in any style. Our Contemporary Coastal design board gives you some examples of how to maximize your monochromatic look! This look focuses on soft weathered textures in a coastal color way. Linen fabrics, reclaimed barn wood features, honed quartz, …

16
Sep

Quartz Countertops

Your countertops go through a lot – scratches, stains and the stresses of everyday life. Unlike granite and marble, quartz doesn’t need periodic sealing, polishing and reconditioning. Quartz surfaces are over 90% pure quartz. Granite typically contains 40-60% quartz, along with more porous, weaker minerals, making it more susceptible to damage. Because it’s nonporous and …

19
Aug

Inspired by Nature

Who can fail to marvel at the shape of a leaf, the sleek power of a cheetah, or the way the waves crash in the ocean? Designers and architects are forever inspired by nature’s majesty. That’s why biomimicry, the practice of copying nature’s own engineers, is and has always been pivotal in the design industry. …

24
Jun

Reclaimed Barnwood

Design Works is proud to introduce our new series of reclaimed barnwood. This incredible product is not only aesthetically pleasing, but rich with the history that helped shape the landscape of America. The barnwood is distinctive for the textural dimension that is a part of every hand made piece. Ranging in depth from 3/8 to …

2
Jun

Material Spotlight: Dimensional Stone

We are seeing a shift in material interest in the design industry. Typically walls are covered with paint, wallpaper, and wainscoting. Why not use dimensional materials to cover that drywall or the fireplace and make it a design feature? We have several vendors lined up that exemplify design tactics to texturize any space.