Juan Galindo

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Artisanal Cement Tiles from Waterworks

We’ve admired cement tiles in the past (from Popham and Granada Tile, for instance), but we’re especially taken with the newly expanded Promenade …

Can We Now Call Tiles Sexy?

‘Postcards from Myself’ is a new collection of tiles designed by South African artist Ruan Hoffmann for Clé, the Sausalito-based tile company. The …

10 Easy Pieces: Handmade Patterned Tiles

Currently surfacing all over: handmade ceramic and cement tiles in bold, simple patterns. Here are 10 standouts.<p>Note: Each of our picks is available …

Decorating with Cement Tiles on Walls and Floors Leads to Beautiful Results

Why Greek Exit From The Euro Would Be A Very Bad Idea

Ever since the election of the Syriza government, there has been growing talk of Greece leaving the Euro. Markets are jittery: fears of Greek default and exit are forcing up Greek bond yields, and the Greek stock market is on a roller-coaster ride, falling with every piece of news that suggests …

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The Right Parts Of The US Economy Are Doing Great

The fundamentals are just as strong. Railcar loadings of intermodal containers rose to a record high in early October. The ATA Trucking Index did the same during September. The railroad and trucking industries are running on cheaper fuels. Both forward revenues and earnings are rising rapidly to …

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The sharing economy: Built for millennials, boon for retirees

Traditionally many of us have measured success, at least materially, by taking stock of our stuff. “He or she with most toys wins.”<p>Retirement …

3 Lessons on Financial Inclusion and the Sharing Economy

Why is it that despite new technologies and widespread innovation, today's financial sector provides such ill-fitting products and services to so many people and leaves so many more entirely unserved? We are missing a huge opportunity for business, policy and society alike - a missed opportunity …

How to Clone Your Best Decision-Makers

Any company’s decisions lie on a spectrum. On one end are the small, everyday decisions that add up to a lot of value over time. Amazon, Capital One, and others have already figured out how to automate many of these, like whether to recommend product B to a customer who buys product A or what …

Most People Don’t Want to Be Managers

Most American workers aren’t interested in becoming managers. At least, that’s what a new CareerBuilder survey seems to suggest.<p>Of the thousands surveyed, only about one-third of workers (34%) said they aspire to leadership positions – and just 7% strive for C-level management (the rest said they …

How to Prioritize Your Innovation Budget

Here’s the scene: A problem has come up with one of your supply chain vendors, threatening to delay timely shipment of your product. At the same time, a potential opportunity appears that, with some exploration and investment, could lead to a new generation of products down the road. Which do you …

Apple: Luxury Brand or Mass Marketer?

It’s easy to make a case that Apple is now positioning itself to become more of a provider of luxury-level technology. Between recent high-profile hires from the fashion and watch industries to the rumored 18-karat gold Apple Watch, some observers are fretting about the company’s trend toward …

Create a Strategy That Anticipates and Learns

The buzz around using predictive tools to analyze big data in discrete areas of a business is loud and deserved. In health care, these tools are changing the way doctors identify people at risk of developing certain diseases; in fashion, they crunch purchasing data to anticipate trends; sales and …

How Retailers Are Transforming the Shopping Experience

How separate or integrated are your physical and digital operations?<p>In the early days of the online revolution, some executives ignored the digital world, viewing it as a passing fad. Then, once it became clear the Internet was here to stay, some companies flipped and focused solely on digital, …

Amazon’s Brick-and-Mortar Store Shouldn’t Come as a Surprise

Did you do a double-take when you heard that Amazon’s opening an actual brick-and-mortar outlet? The web’s biggest store, the one that has posed such a threat to traditional retailers, is planning to open an outlet right in the heart of New York City, just footsteps from that department store …

Stucco Painting

1 Repair<p>First we repair all cracks in the stucco surfaces<p>2 Replace Stucco<p>If the stucco is damaged we can replace it.<p>3 Primer<p>We apply an …

Home Improvement

A Beginner’s Guide to Stucco | Edmonton Parging Contractors | J and J Coatings

The days of vinyl siding as the exterior finish of last resort may be numbered, and those with an eye for design are rejoicing! Don’t get us wrong, …

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Three Advantages Successful People Have That You Can Cultivate Too

Successful people have obvious advantages over the rest of us. These range from being born into a wealthy family to education, gender, race and even having nurturing parents.<p>But if we were to put those aside, which ones are advantages they weren’t necessarily born with? What if we controlled for …

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7 Low-Maintenance Countertops for Your Dream Kitchen

I’ll be honest: When my now-husband and I were talking about moving in together, his kitchen pretty much sealed the deal. As it had stainless steel …

Articles about 10 ways landscape pavers on Dwell.com - Dwell

If you're aiming to live a minimalist lifestyle, hidden storage is an absolute must.<p>Print quarterly, website, and online marketplace dedicated to the art of farming and the people doing it well, Modern Farmer,...<p>Thinking of converting your attic into an office, creative studio, or craft workshop …

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How To Build a Paver Path - The Home Depot

This easy DIY project from our Garden Club is one you can create in an afternoon. You can build a path as long or as wide as you like to create a …