Weather Service Confirms EF-1 Tornado in Mississippi

Article 0 Comments The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down in southern Mississippi. A mobile home was damaged in the Monday morning storm while some sheds and barns were damaged. National Weather Service meteorologist David Cox says one mobile home occupant was slightly injured. A survey shows a twister with top winds of […]

Florida Agents March on State Capitol in Lawmaker Push to Reform AOB

Article 1 Comments More than 125 insurance agents from across Florida, along with members of the Consumer Protection Coalition (CPC), march to the Florida Capitol on Wednesday to highlight the need for Assignment of Benefits (AOB) reform. Photo by Colin Hackley. Insurance agents from across Florida marched together on the state’s capitol Wednesday to deliver […]

Conflicting California Mudslide Warnings Were Issued, Report Shows

Article 0 Comments In the days before mudslides devastated California neighborhoods, officials released conflicting evacuation orders that left some hard-hit neighborhoods out of the warning zone, a newspaper reported. The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office had posted on its website and on Facebook a list of voluntary and mandatory evacuation areas for the coastal town […]

California Sues Trump Administration Fracking Rule Repeal

Article 0 Comments California on Wednesday sued the Trump administration over its repeal of Obama-era rules meant to address public safety concerns on hydraulic fracturing, the process known as fracking that is used to extract oil and natural gas, on federal lands. The suit, filed by Attorney General Xavier Becerra in federal court in San […]

Homeowner’s Workbook: How to Remodel Your Bathroom

This article is from our Most Popular stories file. So you’re ready to remodel that bathroom. Congratulations! As you probably already know, you’ve got some tasks ahead of you. Even with the help of a professional bathroom designer and a general contractor who will take care of the construction and installation, a lot of the […]

A Step-by-Step Guide to Designing Your Bathroom Vanity

An exceptional vanity design requires careful planning and attention to detail. There are plenty of decisions to be made, from the layout and style to the types of sinks and countertops. This six-step process gives you a game plan to follow as you’re designing your new vanity space. RLH Studio 6 1. Settle on a […]

Bathroom Workbook: How to Get Your Vanity Lighting Right

Getting ready to leave the house in the morning can take effort, but the job is easier with adequate lighting at the bathroom vanity. A successful plan has multiple light sources, including both overhead and task, with good task lighting at the sink and mirror being key. To achieve a successful lighting plan at the […]

Bathroom Workbook: How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost?

If you’re planning to remodel your bathroom, you want to update the look, increase resale value, add functionality, amenities and storage or a combination of all or some of these. Simple enough. But the scope of the project depends on a variety factors — most of all budget, but also how long you’ve been in […]

Key Measurements to Make the Most of Your Bathroom

Bathrooms come in second to kitchens as places where considerable attention is given to layouts and finishes, and size doesn’t limit the quality of their design. Learning a few key dimensions and common fixture sizes — and understanding that a compact space can work to your advantage — will inspire you to embrace these intimate […]