Cleaning Tile Floor

Mighty Marbles

by Concept II, March 23, 2016

I don’t love to clean. I know that some people really enjoy it. I appreciate clean, and the ability to maintain clean, but that has not been a priority so far in my busy life. I accept that daily cleaning is not one of my strong suits, but I can also say that I will be the first to volunteer …

Open Shelving in the Kitchen

LIGHTEN(ed) UP(pers) – Exploring the Open Shelf Concept

by Concept II, March 3, 2016

Some friends of mine were house hunting last year.  They spent every weekend going to open houses, looking for the perfect one.  They were really excited about one in particular, it had a good location, two bathrooms, a big garage… let’s just say it ticked off all their boxes. The one drawback for them (there’s always one), was the kitchen …

Timeless Tile Design

Defining Timeless Tile Design

by Concept II, February 17, 2016

During the last ten years of working in this field, one of my greatest pleasures has been the observation of the evolution of design vocabulary.  I’ve even kept a little notebook of popular words and phrases that clients use to describe what they want.  I could probably write a blog on each one… maybe I will. What is the word …

Concept II Tile Showroom in Rochester, NY

Making Tile Selection Stress-Free

by Concept II, February 5, 2016

When people walk into the Concept II tile showroom for the first time, they often have the same thought, “How do you pick?!” I know this is true because as a Tile Designer at Concept II, more often than not, I hear it said out loud. “How do you pick?…” That question is usually accompanied by wide eyes, and a …

Best of Houzz 2016 Award Winner

Best of Houzz 2016 Award Winner

by Concept II, January 15, 2016

We are pleased to announce that this past Tuesday, January 12, for the second consecutive year, Concept II was awarded a Best of Houzz 2016 award for Customer Service. This is due in large part to our clients’ on-going support and positive feedback. An annual survey and analysis of the Houzz community members of over 35 million monthly users are …

Kitchen Showroom at Concept II in Rochester, NY

Concept II’s Virtual Showroom Tours

by Concept II, January 13, 2016

Get an inside look at the Kitchen, Bath, and Tile Showrooms at Concept II through our new Virtual Showroom Tours. In these virtual tours, you’ll see examples of our kitchen and bath design and remodeling work as well as our extensive tile selection; one of the largest tile showrooms in Rochester. The Virtual Showroom Tours include a slide show and …

Kitchen Design in Rochester NY

On the Leading Edge of Kitchen & Bath Design & Remodeling

by Concept II, December 21, 2015

Concept II is not an ordinary kitchen and bath design and remodel service. A boutique design firm located in Rochester, NY that began over 40 years ago, we’ve evolved into a specialty home design and remodeling studio that is focused on our clients’ wishes and needs. What sets us apart from the competition is our appreciation of fine craftsmanship, the …