Selecting materials and finishes for your renovation is never an easy task. Increase your product knowledge by learning about different materials and their specific applications. Discover the importance of designing a space that will not only improve the overall aesthetic of your home, but also the function and quality of your lifestyle. This course is ideal for prospective homeowners that are looking to renovate and would like to know more about products available in the marketplace and the pros and cons of selecting one item over another. Students will explore and identify material options that are best suited for their home and personal taste, receiving information on a wide range of items including: flooring, cabinets, countertops, lighting, and paint.