Spaces of Hope: Living Space Makeover for a Family in Need

Spaces of Hope: Living Space Makeover for a Family in Need

In this edition of Designing Spaces’ Spaces of Hope, host Art Edmonds guides us through a living space renovation for Ronald McDonald House Charities in Minneapolis, Minn, courtesy of The Tile Shop. Ronald McDonald House offers a place to live for families in vital need of medical help for their children suffering from critical injuries, lifelong disabilities, serious illnesses and a variety of genetic conditions. In this episode, The Tile Shop donates material and personnel to make over a space for a Chicago-area family dealing with their young son’s health obstacles. It’s a total makeover that breathes new life into

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Designing Spaces: Caulking, Power Tools, Mortgage Loans and Embracing the Connected Life

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Ready to improve your home? Designing Spaces to the rescue! On this episode we’ve got great advice for homeowners everywhere! From DIY caulking and new handy power tools, to learning about the mortgage process and boosting your internet connectivity, our experts have solutions. Is your caulking looking sad and dingy? Hassle-free ways to fix it yourself are here. It’ll look like a pro did the work, but it’s all you! Speaking of DIY, who needs a handy man when you’ve got the latest multi-function power tool in your hands?! We’ve got a marvelous new tool to add to your kitchen

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Designing Spaces: Designing Spaces: Solutions to Make Your Life a Little Easier

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Today, Designing Spaces talks about how to find the right mortgage that will fit both your needs and your budget. Castle & Cooke offers both home mortgage loans and home renovation loans that offer tremendous benefits and may be more affordable than you’d think. Halcraft USA shows how to create your own jewelry using a vast selection of semi-precious stones and natural materials found around the world. Learn about options for organizing your kitchen with Lipper International. They make life simpler with their organizational experts and eco-friendly products. The Tile Shop gives you tips on how to set the proper

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Tile Tips From The Pros (#2 of 10)

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Today, Michael from The Tile Shop gives advice on space planning for your shower. There’s a lot of things that you want to consideration when planning your shower, such as the placement of your plumbing fixtures, recessed soap dishes, and even the placement of a shower bench. You want to make sure allow for extra space depending on the size of the recessed soap dish or the type of bench you would like added to your shower. Also, make sure you allow for a pitch in your recessed soap dish area so that water can drain out. For more tips

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Tile Tips From The Pros (#3 of 10)

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Today, Tabby from The Tile Shop gives advice on getting a proper layout for your tile project. It can be intimidating if you’ve never done it before, but you really only need three tools: a carpenter’s square, a tape-measurer, and a chalk line. First take a few measurements and square up the space. Then do a dry lay of the tiling on the floor. You want to know what it’s going to look like exactly when it’s installed. Avoid sliver cuts, and make sure you know where your cuts are going to be. For more information on installations, as well

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Great Innovations and Ideas For Your Home

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On this episode of Designing Spaces, we will help you decide if renting is right for you with American Housing Income Trust. Decluttr will show you how to make money and room in your home by selling your old CDs, DVDs, video games, and Blue Rays. The Tile Shop will give a quick do-it-yourself tip on installing floor tile, and HP Wall Art will show the latest and greatest in wallpaper trends.

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