Create Your Own Shabby Chic Furniture

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Shabby chic furniture is a popular style for many homes today.  There are a huge amount  of furniture items on the market today, ranging from Toulouse and Jamestown furniture to Loire oak and Bordeaux rustic oak, but maybe you’re feeling up for a project, or you want to make a piece of furniture that fits exactly what you want for a specific area of your home or office.

This is when making your own shabby chic furniture can be the perfect answer to your design dilemma. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2014-08-02 03:54:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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3dsmax illumination

Here we bring you an Advanced Illumination Tips and Tricks with Autodesk 3ds Max and Autodesk Combustion Video Tutorials, for those that want to learn more professional techniques using this great graphic softwares.
This session will present basic rules for digital color and illumination. We’ll use different techniques for advanced illumination, and standard and photometric lights for quick results. Included in the discussion will be a review of advanced illumination techniques with MAXScript and the new features of mental ray in Autodesk 3ds Max. We’ll use Autodesk Combustion for preparing different results, retouch our Max illumination for prepared FX, and change parameters like textures, colors, reflections.


Originally posted 2014-08-29 03:52:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

bombilla-led-mr-16-45led-ultrabrillantesReplacing your traditional incandescent bulbs and fluorescent bulbs by LED lights is a good alternative, because it guarantees reduce lighting consumption by between 50% and 90%.

The LED Lights (Lighting Emitted Diode) are carry a higher initial investment than traditional solutions, however the electricity savings it generates , pays the difference in investment in times of less than one year, while the lifetime of the LED exceeds five years.

LED bulbs are best known for lighting up the numbers on a digital clock or timer or digital temperature gauge in the microwave or oven. They can also be used for lighting environments.

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Originally posted 2014-07-20 03:52:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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You have finished an interior render, but the lights of the lamps in there dont look on, dont have glow effect.  Here is a short tutorial on how to add a glow effect to self illuminated objects in photoshop.

Open the rendering that you want to edit in photoshop and make a copy of the layer.  On the upper layer, select the bright areas that you want to apply the glow on, using the magnetic lasso or the polygonal lasso tool. (Alternatively you could render an alpha channel for that specific part of the object so that you don’t need to select anything afterwards).

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Originally posted 2014-08-20 03:53:06. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Learn some of the factors to consider when comparing condos and houses.

Making the decision about where to live is one that you’ll eventually have to make. At the current time, you are considering both houses and condominiums. What are the factors you can consider to choose the right one for you?

The Cost
Generally, a condo is going to cost less than a house does, so if your budget is tight, it’s better to consider this option. However, sometimes, when houses are up for short sale or in foreclosure, the price can be significantly lower than usual.

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Originally posted 2014-07-11 15:53:47. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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KITCHEN WINDOWSWhen it comes to beautifying the kitchen, it is not always about new cabinets, backsplash, hardware or appliances. Sometimes, it is all about the treatment that you put on the windows.

 

You have read that right. These simple additions can do a whole lot to improve the appearance as well as the function of your home’s work horse.  They can lend color and texture to the space, frame the view outdoors and let you control the amount of natural light streaming through the room.

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Originally posted 2014-07-26 03:53:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Redecorating the bathroom? You might want to think about fitting a digital shower. With one touch controls, programming and easy installation, a digital shower can be a great choice for a new bathroom. If you want to know more about digital showers, then keep reading for the answers to some of the frequently asked questions about the devices.

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Originally posted 2014-07-28 03:52:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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revestimiento-vinilicoWhen your home’s siding in New Jersey or other states with cold winters needs replacing, getting the job done before winter sets in gives you a number of benefits. Residing your home before winter comes is gives you these benefits:

Having your home resided before winter eliminates the air infiltration from the outside, especially on cold, windy days. A tighter home means lower heating bills, saving your energy dollars month after month.

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Originally posted 2014-06-28 04:00:09. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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CALENTADOR PISCINAThe pool heaters in use to extend for longer season swimmingafter the onset of winter. When using a swimming pool heater, you can adjust the water temperature at almost any temperature to comfortably enjoy the pool.
Only during the glaciation of quality can be obtained directly from the sun the heat needed to heat water when summer ends and the temperature begins to cool, the heater can help you to swim longer, especially if you live in areas with winters marked.

If using a pool heater, you should know that it is also advisable to go with a pool cover, a cover can help protect against the loss of heat from the pool, keeping the heat inside the pool water rather than leaving escape quickly. A good cover reduces the amount of heat loss from the water.

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Originally posted 2014-08-23 15:53:17. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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clip_image002We put a lot of emphasis on sustainability in construction nowadays, as it has become increasingly important over the past few years. It is environmentally friendly to maximize energy efficiency in your home and in the long run it also saves us money. But how do we build an energy efficient house? 
Prevent the heat from escaping
We need to make sure that heat does not escape from the house, as this really is the first step to maximize the energy we put in our houses.

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Originally posted 2012-11-26 15:25:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter