How to Plan Your Outdoor Lighting

How to Plan Your Outdoor Lighting

Your garden, terrace and balcony are ideal playgrounds for your creativity when it comes to lighting. Decorative illumination of your garden should be one aspect of your outdoor lighting plan but another important lighting consider is safety. Be sure to light your footpaths to prevent accidents and your entries to […]

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Should I Be Worried About Asbestos In My Home?

Should I Be Worried About Asbestos In My Home?

With all of the bad press surrounding asbestos, I am not surprised that countless people are questioning their safety in their own home. Asbestos was indeed so vastly popular that if you live in a dwelling constructed between the years of 1930-1980 there is an extremely high probability that it […]

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Patio Furniture Ideas for Summer Living

Patio Furniture Ideas for Summer Living

Different varieties of materials and styles are available for patio furnishings. Some patio furniture are more durable and last for a long time whereas others are easier to move or store during winter. Planning for outdoor living space depends to a great extent on how often you are using it […]

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Useful Advice on Revamping Your Windows

Useful Advice on Revamping Your Windows

The mere thought of giving a room an entire new look can sometimes be daunting. There are cost considerations, not to mention the upheaval major works may cause. However, if there is a room that really lacks something, why not consider revamping on a slightly smaller scale? Windows are rarely […]

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Create an Outdoor Living Space for Summer Events and Family Gatherings

Create an Outdoor Living Space for Summer Events and Family Gatherings

It is easy to forget the deck or patio area when you are decorating your home, but with a few decorative pieces of furniture and accessories, you can turn the deck into an additional living space. Whether you want more space that has the same look and feel of the […]

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Pool Safety Issues and How to Fix Them

Pool Safety Issues and How to Fix Them

With summer well on the way, it’s still not too late to get our swimming gear and get into the pool. Swimming is the best way to spend our time during a hot summer. It is equally important to keep the pool safe and clean to ensure safety and good […]

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Safeguard the Home Against Roof Damage

Safeguard the Home Against Roof Damage

Finding potential damage on top of the roof is not as easy as it is inside. Use a safe roof access ladder to get up on the roof and look at the house from the top. While things such as loose material around chimney pipes or damaged shingles may be […]

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Should You Repair Your Roof or Install a New One?

Should You Repair Your Roof or Install a New One?

Even though metal-based roofing materials, such as zinc, copper, stainless steel or lead, are strong and durable, they can, over long period of time, be affected by harsh environmental conditions and can be damaged by other external and internal factors. In this case, if your roof wears out or gets […]

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How to Create a Comfortable and Elegant Outdoor Living Space

How to Create a Comfortable and Elegant Outdoor Living Space

You need to plan ahead no matter you are looking to dress up an existing patio or looking to build a new outdoor living room. For instance, a design with a perfect amount of square footage can really make a big difference between an awkward room and a great room. Although […]

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Platforms and Safety

Platforms and Safety

Construction can be a tricky business. Workers know this best - it certainly isn't easy to be one of them. This is not in general of course, but it's mostly because of some dangerous work that they must do from time to time. It's an honest and good profession overall, […]

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How to Make Your Home Improvement Project Eco-Friendly

How to Make Your Home Improvement Project Eco-Friendly

It's a commonly accepted idea in modern society that we all need to do our utmost to protect the environment in everything we do. Whether it's taking the bus once a week rather than driving your car or installing energy-efficient light bulbs, everyone needs to do their bit. This is […]

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How to Make Small Backyards Look Bigger

How to Make Small Backyards Look Bigger

Sometimes it seems hard to live large in a small space, but you don’t have to sacrifice sophistication to live small. A yard or garden of any size can be a relaxing space and escape from stress. It’s all about good design. Frame it, box it, shape it One of […]

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