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American Made Monday

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Looking to add a little full spectrum fun into your space? The Harlie, Tingle and Milk stools from Luxxbox will help you do just that. Heralding from Australia but manufactured in the United States these GECA environmentally certified chairs will take your room from over-calculated to original in a few seconds flat.


The Harlie




The Tingle



The Milk Stool


These chairs come in several colorways, and can be implemented in different design scenarios from industrial to residential.






Colorways above.


The Tingle shown below - has a cushy seat
along with color combinations that can be mixed and matched

To turn more about Luxxbox and to see their complete product line (including other non-USA manufactured products) click here.

Bath Remodel on a Time and Budget Crunch

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Below are a few 'before' shots from a bathroom remodel we completed over the holidays for a Santa Monica dental office.



This busy practice gets plenty of foot traffic, so ergonomically the small bath needed to accommodate a wide range of ages and sizes.

Here are a few 'after' shots.

Changing out the metal sink (shown above) for a wall-mounted farmhouse basin, we then built an apron underneath with turned legs to give it a little more presence.



Using a simple subway tile, we created a back splash where the old laminate one previously existed. Opening up the area around the sink, we removed the dark green exterior-mounted paper towel dispenser (see top photo) and installed a recessed stainless steel model.





We had one week to complete the work and all of the materials needed to be in stock, so instead of demo-ing the existing hunter green floor, we laid wood laminate right on top of the old tile. New baseboards and crown moulding were added throughout. The old ivy wallpaper wa…