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Best Bets For Kitchen Flooring

Best Bets For Kitchen Flooring

August is Kitchen Remodel Month here at Charles & Hudson, which means we’re focusing on what is arguably the heart of any home. Research compiled by the National Kitchen and Bath Association indicates that kitchen renovations account for the largest percentage of remodeling projects in the U.S. And if you’re […]

Melt Snow Without Damaging Your Walkway from Salt

Melt Snow Without Damaging Your Walkway from Salt

A reader wrote in this question: What is best to use to melt snow on different kinds of surfaces? We did some damage on our slate steps last year by using rock salt. We polled some experts including Deren S. Monday and the consensus is that slate is definitely not […]

Slate Roof Protection

Slate Roof Protection

A slate roof is one of the most durable of roofing materials that can last hundreds of years. There are slate roofs in buildings across Europe that have survived centuries with little or no maintenance. We don’t recommend neglecting your slate roof and Traditional-Building has a great article for repairing […]