Window blinds can alter the looks of your house right away. You can also install these window treatments easily. There are compelling reasons for purchasing blinds rather than curtains or any other window shades.
Blinds can block natural light effectively. Shut it down completely so no brightness enters the room. Or, close the fixtures partially to allow some daylight to filter through. There are slats which are fitted tightly. This type of window blinds is ideal for the especially if you do not wan ... Continue reading →
There have been various fads for wall decor over the past decade. In the 90s, it was wall stenciling and before that it was wallpaper. Both of these options were very permanent decor options and when it comes to decorating a room that is most likely going to be changing within a year or two, these options are not ideal.
Instead of pasting paper to your walls, which is virtually impossible to remove later in life or painting on your walls, there is another option available to you. For instance, you can try a new and contempor ... Continue reading →
Grout is the product used to finish the spaces between the ceramic tiles. Cement based grouts are most commonly used for residential installations. There are three general grades of grout.
- UNSANDED: usually for walls - for maximum 1/8 inch joint widths
- SANDED GRADE: used for 1/8" - 1/4" inch joints
- QUARRY GRADE: uses coarser sand for joints in excess of 1/4 inch
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After the long, brutal winters Americans have experienced over the past few years, it is no surprise that people look forward to the first signs of spring. It is finally time to serve dinner on the patio when the thermometer consistently reaches about 65 degrees. Beautiful outdoor furniture creates a setting in which you will enjoy spending time. Selecting the right pieces for your backyard, and taking good care of it, will help ensure that you enjoy many springs and summers in outdoors for many years to come.
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Every homeowner can use a little extra storage space. With a large majority of garages in some form of disarray it is easy to expand your usable storage space by utilizing garage cabinets and getting your garage clutter under control. Garage storage cabinets provide a place to organize and hide your valuables while adding beauty and function to your home. But the idea of outfitting a garage with cabinetry can strike fear in a homeowner's wallet. However cabinets do not have to cost a fortune and can easily be installed yourself with a few simpl ... Continue reading →
What most homeowners fail to see and oftentimes overlook is the stair design. Many think that a stair's design will not affect the whole theme of the house, but what they did not see is that the stairs can also be decorated and styled according to your own personal touch. Expressing yourself through your very own design for your stairs will somehow give you a sense of individuality and not to mention uniqueness to your home.
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A really simple way to update your bathroom without doing a full remodel, and without spending a lot of money, is to replace your bathroom vanity. Bathroom vanities can cost as little as $100 (depending on the size you need), up to a couple thousand depending on what your tastes and budget are. I am going to talk about several different options that are available for different budget levels to help you get the bathroom of your dreams.
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