Ideal for a powder room, this handmade tempered glass vessel sink has striking color variations, and features a smooth interior and textured exterior. Priced at $56, the piece measures 16.5 inches wide and 6 inches deep. www.overstock.com.
For $94 you can buy this 32-inch-wide undermount sink. It’s made from 16-gauge 304 stainless steel and features a brushed satin finish. Fabricated with rubber pads to reduce noise, the unit measures 18 inches from front to back and 9 inches deep. www.mrdirectint.com.
These Schlage interior door levers are good for a modern interior, but their $35 price tag makes them perfect. At this price, why not buy a few? www.thehardwarehut.com.
Sure, you can find a door bell for a lot less, but would it be as cool as this one? Measuring 2 1/2 inches, the Botto is made from anodized aluminium and features an inviting blue light that will make visitors stop and stare. It’s priced at $38. www.chiasso.com.
For $100 you can get a little more than 14 square feet of this masaranduba hardwood windmill-style deck tile. The UV-resistant piece features an interlocking base that snaps together for easy installation. It’s priced at $6.99 per 11.5-inch-by-11.5-inch tile. www.hardwoodhome.com.
This Stepco Milano cork tile costs a mere $2.95 per square foot ($3.11 after August 31, 2011), so you could easily outfit a room for $100. Made in Portugal, the 12-inch tiles are durable, environmentally friendly, and easy on the feet. www.fastfloors.com.
This glass tile costs $6.95 for 1.15 square feet. If you can find cheaper, buy it. The 13-inch-by-13-inch product is made up of 3/4-inch pieces that are face-mounted on paper for easy installation. Because you can get about 14 square feet for $100, it's perfect for a small backsplash in a bathroom or a kitchen. Various colors are available. www.mosaictilesupplies.com.
Decorative architectural pieces are overpowering in large doses, but used sparingly they can be dramatic. For $44, you get three of these fancy handmade 4-inch solid brass hinges. Pieces have a polished and lacquered brass finish. While you’re at it, get two sets. www.overstock.com.
This Pfister Contempra lavatory faucet is a perfect fit for your modern bathrooms. Priced at $82, the chrome unit features ceramic disc valves for reliability and a joystick lever like some higher-end products. www.faucetdepot.com.