The Concrete Comeback

The Concrete Comeback

Concrete in the home? No, it's nothing new -- concrete has found its way into our homes by way of countertops, floors and other surfaces. But that's just the beginning. Vertical Decorative Concrete is the latest application of the medium,…

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A Deck That Will Last

A Deck that Will Last

When you think of building a deck, you don't generally think of using stone. That is, unless you are Mike Copenhaver, a self-declared "brick and stone guy" and operator of the Brick and Stone Guy blog. As you might imagine,…

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Follow The Solar Lit Road

Follow the Solar Lit Road

Walkway lighting can be more trouble than it’s worth. A hassle to landscape around, these exterior features can also become targets for rambunctious neighborhood kids, including your own. The solution? Try these solar-powered bricks. Made from a durable ABS plastic…

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Low Wire Act

Low Wire Act

Can you really take out the garbage 500% faster? Well if your bottleneck is twisting the tie, the Max Re-bar-tier can triple twist and cut 21-gauge wire in less than a second. Since it was designed to tie rebar in…

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Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

Looking for that special bathroom bling? Vista Group International’s Lumistone answers the call with “ a traditional Class I acrylic solid surface that contains the unique characteristic of long lasting photoluminescence.” English translation—a surface that glows. Of course, you can…

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