• Fu Tung Cheng
    How to Use Concrete in a Traditional Kitchen
      Concrete's use in kitchens and bathrooms may still be considered relatively "modern" design-wise by some homeowners. But while concrete can be used to create a modern or minimal look, it's also perfectly adaptable to a more traditional setting - where it was so extensively used in the first place.
      Concrete can act as a substitute for more traditional materials. Rather than just using concrete to explicitly re-create something from the past, you can also combine it with other elements to suggest a timeless qu。。。
  • Randy Heslip
    Fireplace Safety Issues and Tips to Help Prevent Accidents
      Safety begins even before you install your fireplace. There are a number of different styles and types fireplaces on the market, some are not considered as safe as others. As an example, ventless or vent free gas fireplaces are not approved in Canada, and have limited approval in the United States. Where and how you in。。。
  • John Murray
    8 Styles of Southwestern Rugs
      If you have a southwestern or Navajo decor you are going to bevery pleased with the rugs that are available to complete yourroom. Southwestern rugs are a work of art and very affordable.They are very versatile! Here are 8 styles of Southwestern Rugsthat are very popular.
      1. Southwestern Handmade Area Rugs
      Handmade are rugs will contain Southwestern colors, designs,and figures. They may use subtle desert tones are vibrant brightcolors depending on the design. These Southwest rugs are perfectfor a bedroom, porch, kitc。。。
  • Neal Baker
    All you need to know about Whirlpool and Spa baths
      WHIRLPOOLS AND AIRSPAS (Jacuzzi and Airbath):
      There are two type of hydro massage bathing systems:
      1.Whirlpools, more commonly known by the brand name Jacuzzi.
      2.Airspas, more commonly known by the brand name Airbath.
      Whirlpools are characterised by having jets on the side of the bath about half way up and a suction point (similar to a colander) in one of the bottom corners. This type of system produces hydro-massage by sucking 。。。
  • Trevor Marshall
    Floor Safes - Proven Protection
      With an alarming increase on crime rates these days, more and more people are getting cynical about their belongings and how they can protect them against intrusion and the elements. Thus, manufacturers and entrepreneurs came up with an idea on how to safeguard man抯 valuable things and properties through a device that 。。。
  • Lee Dobbins
    Design Tips For Your Master Bathroom
      When you redecorate your master bedroom, don't leave the masterbath out in the cold! You can add some zing to your bathroom tooand create a cohesive theme between the two rooms that will giveyou a real sweet master suite.
      One thing you need to do when redecorating your master bath isto be sure to tie in some of the elements from your bedroom. Youdon't have to make it an identical match, but using a commoncolor or theme will rea。。。
  • J Shipper
    How Bad Is The Air In Your House?
      Air Purifiers are all the rage now, everybody has them and everybody sells them.
      There are Ionic Air Purifiers, regular filter Purifiers and HEPA filter purifiers.
      The Journal of the American Medical Association now suggests that the air pollution existing today in the US raises the risk of lung disease to a point where more than half of the US population is breathing unhealt。。。
  • Brenda Murphy
    How To Remove Thinset From Ceramic Tiles
      Well, we have good news and bad news on this one. The good isthat it can be done. The bad, is that it will take a great dealof time and patience, and in the end may simply not be worth it,especially if you need to keep all the tiles for re-use, andsome get broke in the process.
      The two adhesives for attaching ceramic tiles are organic basedmastic, and the cement-based thinset. Mastic is not used wherethere will be a great deal of moisture, because it tends toabsorb it over time, and loses。。。
  • Jeanette Joy Fisher
    Window Dressing from the Outside Looking In
      Window coverings are important to the overall look and feel of a room, of course, but when designing window treatments, don't forget to take into consideration what your overall design will look like from the outside of your home.
      As a general rule, window coverings should all be of a similar coloring, which will significantly improve the look of your home抯 exterior. For instance, a house with a blue-curtained window on one side and one with。。。
  • Mark Donovan
    Installing a Toilet
      The installation of a toilet is a relatively easy job for ahomeowner. With a couple of wrenches, a screwdriver and a fewshims a new toilet can be installed in about one hour.
      Toilets can be purchased at any home improvement store orplumbing supply center. Typically a gravity flush toilet costsbetween $150 and $300, however the price can double or triplefor more elaborate units, such as 。。。
  • Kevin Brown
    Enjoy The Beauty Of Hardwood With The Endurance Of Laminate Flooring
      Everyone likes the beautiful, timeless look of hardwood floors. Elegant, yet simple, hardwood is stunning. But take a closer look. Is that hardwood scratched and dented? Are those stains and fade marks that you see there? Maybe that hardwood floor is not as nice as you originally thought.
      If you like the look and the timeless appearance of hardwood floors but not want the scratches, dents and fade marks that will come with it than laminate flooring is a good option for you. Besides the fact that lam。。。
  • Dakota Caudilla
    Air Conditioners and Clean Air
      On a warm summer afternoon, air conditioners can, literally, belifesavers! I know of people who don't mind dashing across thestreet just to make it into an air-conditioned room quickly.Staying cool is one thing - but let us remind you that stayingsafe and healthy is more important. Air conditioners have a roleto p。。。
  • Neil OSullivan
    Check Your Car Size Before Buying a New Garage
      Finding out the right garage size for your car can be hit or miss, but a car size database added to a garage manufacturer's new website should help avoid buying a garage that is too small for you car.
      In producing the database, that can be seen at www.comptonbuildings.co.uk a clear trend towards larger cars was noticed - not only wider and longer, but also taller. This is thanks to the increasing popularity of 。。。
  • Jamie Clark
    Fight Mold the Safe and Natural Way
      Looking for a safe and natural way to fight mold -- aka "mildew" -- in your home? Try tea tree oil, also known as melaleuca oil. It's a very effective essential oil with powerful topical antibacterial and antifungal properties. Tea tree oil is commonly referred to as a "universal antiseptic" an。。。
  • Sam Dewey
    Need a fix for domestic bliss
      With so many period renovations potentially ending in disaster,Tsarine, a new company specialising in researching fixtures andfittings for period renovations is set to revolutionise theproperty market.
      "Trying to marry modern lifestyles with period properties is noeasy matter as many home owners are finding to their cost",explains Sue Rose, director of Tsarine, said: "Homeowners pushedfor time migh。。。
  • Lance Winslow
    Tropical Storm Nadine
      Tropical Storm Nadine is blowing our way. Many residents along the Eastern Seaboard, Florida and the Gulf Coast of the United States are watching tropical storm Nadine very carefully. We have had a number of storms on the Pacific Coast is well this year, but it has been far worse all the Atlantic side and this 2006 At。。。
  • Shrinivas Vaudya
    6 Factors that affect a bedroom design project.
      Dear friends,
      If you are planning to design and decorate your own bedroom,then you must know that there are many factors that can affectthe outcome of your creative exercise.
      Let's have a look at some of the possible factors.
      1)Furniture: Furniture occupies maximum space in a room. Thesize and style of the furniture you choose will directly affectthe way the space is perceived after the decoration is complete.。。。
  • Chris OConnor
    Climbing Frames and Play Structures - is planning permission needed ?
      As a retailer of climbing frames and other play structures to the UK market I sometimes get asked if planning permission is needed for putting a play structure in the garden.
      The answer to this is 聭generally no聮. In fact, I have yet to come across anyone who has bought a play structure from my web sites and has needed planning permission. These are regarded as temporary structures and t。。。
  • Lee Harris
    Basic Information About Trash Can Liners
      What makes a good trash can liner good? For over 15 years I've helped people who come in to our cleaning supply facility find the exact product that they're looking for. From repeated feedback and just generally spending the time to talk to out customers I have found that when people buy can liners they buy 。。。
  • Peter Leigh
    Bruce Hardwood Floors
      Bruce hardwood floors are among the best floors in the world and are available at flooring retailers all over the world. There is a difference in the quality of Bruce hardwood as good, better and best. This is simply the allowable character of the flooring. The good collection has the largest amount of character knots,。。。