Ready to take the open-living concept to the next level?
Indoor-outdoor living designs are among some of the most innovative going these days. Designers, architects, and homeowners are discovering ingenious ways to extend the living space, blurring the lines between the indoors and the outdoors. We're... View More
With the new year comes a slew of new gadgets, most of them driven by the idea that your home could always be smarter. These devices, doodads, and downright essential items are worth incorporating into your daily routine. Whether you want to upgrade your home... View More
World of Concrete's annual international event was held last week from January 22 to January 25, bringing those in commercial construction and masonry together at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
2019 saw the newest equipment and products on display in the New Product Zone and elsewhere... View More
It's high season for firing up that hearth, but before you do, you'll want to make sure its in perfect working order. Taking a little time to clean up your fireplace can mean the difference between a cozy evening making S'mores and a long night... View More
What's going to be big in 2019, interior-design wise? We're excited about 3 trends in particular, but there are countless others to be jazzed about, too. Every year, the home design industry makes some projections about what lies ahead, relying on a ton of market... View More
Spring is just a couple of months out, which means it's time to think about reviving your gardens and other landscaped areas. Once the warm weather arrives, you'll be ready to relax in the sun, chill by the pool, or enjoy still-crisp evenings around the... View More
Welcome to the concrete jungle.
If you're a fan of the use of concrete in home design, you might be interested in the origins of its contemporary use, a not-so-little thing called Brutalism. It was (is) an architectural style that appeared in the 1950s and flourished through... View More
Fireworks are synonymous with the 4th of July, but we love them on New Year's Eve, too. And while there are always great displays to see in town, many of us will be hosting our own. Depending on the laws in our state and city,... View More
How's your Dear Santa list coming?
We here at Permacast suggest you turn your attention to another kind of list, the kind that may have the word "resolutions" at the top. Only these aren't promises to eat clean and exercise more; these are commitments to improve... View More
O' Tanenbaum indeed.
Today, community Christmas trees are par for the course. You'll find them in shopping plazas and malls, at schools, churches, and neighborhoods. But who was the first to officially liberate the tree from the living room and into the public sphere?
New York City,... View More