The Nuts and Bolts: February 27, 2014

TimberTech®'s New Earthwood Evolutions® Legacy Collection Offers Authentic Look of Hand-Scraped Wood

TimberTech, a world leader in alternative decking and railing, is the first manufacturer to bring the popular hand-scraped look of indoor wood flooring to the outdoors. TimberTech's Earthwood Evolutions' line of capped composite decking now includes the Legacy Collection, with its earthy hardwood looks and rich undulating grains, to evoke the days of hand-hewn wood.

"The Legacy Collection represents the most authentically unique styles in capped composite decking today," said Toby Bostwick, Director of Product Management, CPG Building Products. "Legacy brings a richness and elegance reminiscent of the days of hand-crafted wood floor planks that you would see in a fine home or a charming historic barn."

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YOLO Colorhouse Welcomes Spring With New Pastel Twang Palette

Springtime is when you transform everything from interior spaces to outdoor gardens. This spring, freshen your home with the new Pastel Twang Palette line being introduced by YOLO Colorhouse.

New paint colors for spring

"We transition from winter's intensity to the gentleness of spring with these delicate hues of WATER .01, METAL .04 and BISQUE .05," says co-founder Janie Lowe. "These soft-spoken companions complement the sassy accent color BEESWAX .04 for a fresh, updated and slightly edgy aesthetic."

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Rejuvenation Introduces First Comprehensive Bath Collection

Rejuvenation, a general store for home improvement projects, is launching its first comprehensive bath collection in March. The exclusive collection, available in stores and through the company’s catalog and website starting on March 18, includes more than 100 new items across lighting, hardware, plumbing, furniture and storage, and textiles and accessories.

New bathroom items for DIYers

“Whether your project involves a complete bath renovation or a few simple updates, Rejuvenation is now the go-to destination for an edited collection of classic bath fixtures and bathroom upgrades,” said Marta Benson, senior vice president of Rejuvenation.

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Home Design Trends: Value and Unique Style Trump Conformity in 2014

What home owners are buying in 2014

The Interior Redecorators Network® (IRN) is observing a sea change in the way Americans are approaching home design in 2014. Rather than maxing out credit cards with purchases of ubiquitous furniture pieces from major retail chains, the majority of homeowners and renters are using their existing furnishings to redecorate, save money and reflect their individuality.

"No matter where they live, regardless of how big or small their homes are, and whatever their stage of life, people across the U.S. are searching for great value and creating a unique home that reflects their personality," says Lauri Ward, bestselling author and co-founder of the IRN.

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