Month: May 2019

Small Bathroom Remodel

When doing a small bathroom remodel one thing that you should do is try to maximize what space you have so you can create an illusion of having more space than there is. Choose paint in a light color such as mint green, baby blue, lilac, etc and pale time for the areas around the …

Modern Door Knobs

If you think you have created a contemporary bedroom, now is the time to really look around and see if you were right. Stand in the room, and look at everything. Is there dust? Are some pieces of the furniture looking a little dingy? Look at those alleged modern door knobs; are they dull-looking? If …

Tips for `Hedge Trimmer

Do some basic reading Make sure you’ve read and understood the trimmer’s manual, as well as other pamphlets and labels that contain warnings and instructions. The user manual should contain everything you need to know about the hedge trimmer: technical specifications, operational instructions, warnings and safety precautions, and the manufacturer’s contact information. Keep to yourself …

Bespoke Bathrooms

The use of lavish materials and fittings accentuated the luxury bathrooms of the past as they do now. On offer today are extremely unique additions, which merge technology and know-how with impressive designs and materials. While the modern bathroom has moved beyond mere spa-like features to be classified as a luxury space, a soothing ambience …

Deck Design

Preparing a deck design for your backyard is all the rage as a home improvement project for this summer, however there is great temptation to build a pallet like structure that just sits on the ground outside your back door. Yes there are many ways to prepare the ground so that an unconnected deck design …

Mortar Repair

Tuckpointing is the process of filling in missing, cracked or deteriorated mortar joints in masonry walls. In this process the installer removes the damaged mortar if necessary, then installs fresh pointing mortar into the open mortar joint by ‘tucking’ or pushing it into the damaged joint with a ‘tuckpointer’ or a ‘pointing tool’. He will …

Copper Sink

Chemical cleaners are a thing of the past when it comes to copper sinks, they do not require harsh cleaning and with care its beauty will last a lifetime. Another positive aspect of copper sinks is that unlike many other types of sinks, these tend to grow in beauty over time. With age, the copper …

Deal With Duckweed in Pond

The introduction of duckweed is unknown to the human eye. The large ponds and small man-made lakes are most hit with the duckweed. Since the water is relatively stagnant in both of them, it takes hold and becomes quite difficult to get rid of it. The visiting waterfowl leave behind because duckweed sticks on their …

Sparkling Bathroom

Contemporary effective styling Why not create a forest on the walls with attractive wallpaper? A city or oceanscape perhaps. It is all a matter of personal preference and many fancies it that way. Color attracts universally though monochromes are sometimes just as effective. Countertops and backsplashes Colorful walls with mosaic tiles or wallpaper could contrast …

Guide to Making the Towels Fluffy and Soft

If your bathroom does have a stack of fluffy towels (of different hues) sitting neatly on a shelf, it symbolizes stellar hospitality. Every stack’s overall color must be a mix of something that’s really vibrant and something that’s pastel; such color coordination will undoubtedly upgrade the space’s d├ęcor. The softness and fluffiness of a towel …