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Give your kids their own shower

ferrum_cabina duchaA common challenge faced by families with teenagers is the daily fight for the bathroom in both the morning and the evening. Households with one bathroom and numerous teenagers will know that it is difficult to get time in the bathroom there’s either someone already in there, or someone banging on the door wanting to get in.

It is understandable. Teens are extremely conscious (and often very sensitive) about their looks and hygiene, and so a 45 minute shift in the bathroom becomes a necessary part of the daily routine. Unfortunately, this can become a source of frustration and, at worst, conflict – as other members of the household are unable to get in the bathroom, making them late and generally irritated.

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Originally posted 2014-07-25 03:52:31. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

roll_up_shutterHouse décor is usually divided into two categories – interior and exterior. Windows are the only part of the house that falls into both groups because they are seen from both the inside and the outside.

That is why maintaining windows is essential to keeping your home looking marvelous and appealing to both friends and strangers. And window shutters play an important role in defining how a window, and by extension, the house looks.

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Originally posted 2014-05-08 03:53:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

interior minimalistaMinimalist architecture is the tendency of reducing to the essentials, without excessive use of decorative elements. It is icharacterized by the extreme simplicity of its forms, pure  lines, clear spaces and neutral colors, in an environment with balance and harmony.

The idea of minimalism can be described as “less is more,” or as some designers and architects are fond of saying, “doing more with less.” Minimalist architects use space as a design feature in and of itself. Instead of trying to fill space with features, they create designs in which the empty space is as carefully thought out and used as everything they add to the room. Basic shapes and straight, clean lines are also important techniques used in minimalist design, as is playing around with different kinds of lighting.

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Originally posted 2012-07-23 10:01:52. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Top 5 Rated Heat Pumps

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Sep 112014
 

A high-quality heat pump can help to improve the comfort of your home throughout the year. Researching the top-rated heat pumps can help you to decide which brand is best for your needs and budget.

A heat pump and an air conditioner work in very similar ways. A heat pump works by pulling heat from the air and then reversing it to cool your home.

One of the best advantages of installing a heat pump instead of a standard AC is that you don’t need to install separate units in order to heat and cool your home. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2013-10-14 21:07:52. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

How To Illuminate Your Kitchen And Bathroom

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Sep 112014
 

kitchen skylightsAre you looking for creative ways to brighten up your kitchen or bring a dreary bathroom to life? Illuminate these interior spaces and create your own light show with skylights.

Let It Shine With Skylights

Skylights are unique design elements which open up new angles of light and color for your interior spaces. Skylights have different effects upon design than conventional windows and lighting. With proper planning for aesthetics of lighting and architecture, and keeping energy efficiency in sight, you can achieve dramatic effects which bring your kitchen and bath to life.

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Originally posted 2014-07-07 03:55:13. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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The role of the kitchen in the family household has changed a lot in recent years and it is now a lot more than just somewhere where the food preparation takes places. The dining table now tends to reside in the kitchen which has helped it to become a hub of family activity. The children can now sit in the same room as their parents while dinner is being prepared and the making and eating of food have developed into much more family inclusive experiences.

So now that the kitchen is one of the busiest rooms in the house you may want to ensure that it shows off your personality and that it is the stylish centre of the home that it deserves to be. So whether you are creating your new kitchen from scratch or looking at just remodelling your existing one; here are some great ways to add style in abundance.

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Originally posted 2014-08-08 03:52:56. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

lawnPestDo you ever wonder what pest control is really costing you? Apart from the quarterly pinch felt by your wallet when professionals visit to combat your pests, consider the deposits that linger for days, weeks or months afterward. Professionals apply a chemical formulated to kill living organisms; how safe can it really be? Are there safer options?

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Originally posted 2014-07-24 03:52:54. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

The Best And Worst Flooring Types For Homes In Moist Climates

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If you live in a city or a part of the world that receives lots of rainfall and tends to be pretty moist for the better part of the year choosing a flooring that can withstand all that dampness is important.

You may also want to choose a solid flooring for a few wet places like your basement or a few semi wet places like your bathrooms and kitchens. Even though the overall quality of the flooring available today has certainly increased and improved there are some types that are way better than others in this type of climate.

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Originally posted 2014-08-10 03:53:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

remodelacino viviendaIf you have been living in the same house for many years, and it is quite natural that you want to renovate or modernise your home. Renovating your home is a great way to get an updated look to your home and which also increases value of your home.

Many people go for remodelling out of necessity and at some times it is chosen out of desire. Whatever may be the reason for choosing to remodel the home, here are some simple tips to help you to save your money and time.

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Originally posted 2014-06-11 15:56:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

calefaccion electricaElectric heating is one of the best alternatives to cater for the needs of our home temperature; its advantages are much more beneficial than heating linked to boilers for gas or devices that work by hazardous fuels that can cause accidents.

Electric heating offers the possibility of having the thermoelectric emitters, these are oil radiators in which heat transmission takes place via a thermal oil which is heated by armoured electrical resistance of special steel.

This system has several advantages: each radiator works with a resistance and can be plugged into any place; This allows to have a heating system without doing any kind of work because it does not pose nor pipes or boilers.

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Originally posted 2014-07-07 15:52:31. Republished by Blog Post Promoter