Dust Digest: SoCal remodeling stories across the Web

ConcretemuralNature springs from the concrete (pictured), for a mural artist whose canvas is concrete (L.A. Times)

Warm metals are cool, about the use of brass, bronze and copper in today’s kitchens and baths (Inland Valley Daily Bulletin)

What about residential fire sprinklers? (L.A. Fire Department Blog)

The upside of the downturn, about how it’s a good time to remodel (Wall Street Journal)

Fire-resistant building materials (Malibu Times)

A mood shift underfoot, on flooring options (L.A. Times)