BuildDirect Blog: Life at Home

7 Creative Ways To Turn Your Deck Into Party Central

Your deck is designed for entertaining friends and family. Here are some ways to make your deck the center of ...

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How to Be a Good Neighbor In Tough Times

Everybody hurts. We get injured, sick, or lose loved ones. When we do, we need our friends. Here's how to ...

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Color Palette of the Week: Spiral

A piece of contemporary architecture inspires this week's bold, bright, warm palette. How might you use this color palette in ...

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bright hemp cloth
  Cotton and synthetic fabrics are not environmentally friendly. There are alternatives with smaller carbon footprints. Here are 3 of them. *** It’s important to consider the environmental impact of the fabrics you use. Energy, water and chemicals to...