If you consider yourself a handy homeowner, then you may find yourself looking for ways to spruce up your home with do-it-yourself projects around the house. One versatile material that is emerging as a sought after trend is reclaimed wood. Reclaimed wood is as exactly as its name implies: previously-used wood that has been processed into new uses. However, modern processes to “produce” reclaimed wood include: [Read more…]
Although woodworking is one of the most popular hobbies, it is also known to be quite dangerous if safety rules aren’t adhered to. The kind of tools and equipment used on woodworking can be hazardous if operated incorrectly or without taking the appropriate safety precautions.
From the smallest of houses to the most magnificent mansions, one quintessential piece of furniture is common; the sofa. So much of our time is spent in the living room and this makes the sofa one of the most vital features of your house. The couch can be one very nice place to crash out on whether it’s that siesta time, a movie night, a lazy weekend or even a catch-up session with old biddies. Not only do sofas provide comfort but they also are appealing to the eye. [Read more…]
If you have any outdoor space surrounding your home, using this space can be a great way for you to spend time outdoors and enjoy the atmosphere of nature without really having to leave home. However, the potential upkeep of these areas and the allure of being inside your home can make it hard for many people to truly take advantage of the outdoor space they have on their property. If this sounds like an issue you’ve been struggling with, here are three things you can do that will encourage you and your family to make better use of your outdoor space and improve that area for yourself. [Read more…]
The fascias and soffits of your home are the most exposed elements of the building. This means they are susceptible to damage and should be assessed more frequently than other aspects of your home. There are a lot of options for the refurbishment of your roofline that can make the area more durable and much less vulnerable to the elements. [Read more…]
The rate at which the interior design world dynamically evolves can result in what is somewhat of a challenging set of trends to keep up with, particularly when one zones-in on the lighting industry which forms a major part of interior design. With the right advice however, not only can you ensure to keep up with the latest and greatest trends as they apply to you, but you can also do so at prices which won’t have you breaking the bank. [Read more…]
Steel sheds, being constantly exposed to the elements, can oxidize and rust over time. If your shed is exposed to grit and salt, commonly used to keep roads free from snow and ice in the winter, this will only exacerbate the problem. [Read more…]