Sep 112014
 

You can only look so far ahead when you purchase a home. It’s impossible to tell when a new baby might become an unexpected family addition and for many families, the home they bought isn’t big enough a few years later once there are more people living in it.

 

If you find your home just doesn’t have enough space for the number of people living in it, you have a few choices. Moving to a new house seems a ridiculous step to take when you could just improve the existing home.

Rather than building out and taking up more land, your best bet then would probably be to build upward and into your attic. It’s actually pretty easy to make your attic a spare room which is as safe as the rest of the house.

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Originally posted 2013-02-23 13:43:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

green-do-it-yourself-home-improvementThe term going green is everywhere and it can get overwhelming with influences hammering at you from every direction; energy saving, recycling, organic this and organic that.

Going green isn’t the problem, it’s where to start. It’s helpful to have some simple, manageable steps you can take at your own pace. The following list contains Do-It-Yourself projects for your home, which you can accomplish whenever the mood takes you.

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Originally posted 2014-02-15 03:52:29. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

google-earthYou can download the new version of Google Earth. Google has unveiled its new version of its digital atlas, Google Earth 6 , with which enhances the realism of the virtual globe, thanks to the presence of two new features:Street View, 3D trees. Fly anywhere to view satellite imagery, 3D buildings, 3D trees, reliefs,images from Street View, planets and other things.

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Originally posted 2014-09-01 03:54:01. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Fiber Cement Installation Tips

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Sep 112014
 

Fiber cement siding is becoming more popular and if you’re installing your own, here are some installation tips to help you out.  
The first strip that should be attached is the starter strip.

Look for the beat up pieces and rip them into 1 1/4” starter strips that get attached to the wall 1” above the ground using a 15 gauge trim gun. The easiest way to place the starter strip in the right place is to snap a line 1” above the bottom of the wall.

After the starter strips are attached, snap another line 1/4” below the starter strip and position the bottom row so that it hangs 1/4” below the starter strips.

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Originally posted 2013-10-09 03:52:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

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

Sep 112014
 

endless infinity poolIf you are looking for ideas to build an infinity pool, vanishig edge or overflow pool,as they are called too, in a spectacular way, we leave here a wonderful display of photos of infinity pools, with a very original and innovative aspect. No doubt this kind of pool is one of the most popular designs in pools, and also the most expensive, since it is the preferred  for landscape architects and designers  experts in this field.

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Originally posted 2012-07-11 03:26:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

8140356629 e104b5f87e Choosing the Right Radiators to Heat Your Home EffectivelyThe rising cost of fuel has many families concerned about their heating bill as winter approaches. Keeping a house and its inhabitants warm can be a major annual expense, but you don’t have to choose between living comfortably and putting food on the table.

These five simple actions will reduce your fuel consumption while still providing your family the security they need from winter’s icy grip. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2014-07-23 15:53:27. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

Creating a look that satisfies your home decor preferences, and is functional at the same time is a challenge. Today’s modern home is a mix of technology, sleek lines and elegant style. Little things like adding

Trump home lighting, transforms a space from ordinary to extraordinary. A stylish makeover is possible at any budget level, as long as you go slow and keep your eye on the prize: sophisticated decor that defines your dream home.

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Originally posted 2014-07-01 15:54:39. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

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The kitchen is the center of a home. It’s the gathering place of families and friends. As the main utilized room in a home, it’s important to have comfort, durability, ease of use, and style. You don’t have to have a custom home to enjoy the new kitchen trends. Some of these ideas work best with an open floor plan, but can be done with just about any kitchen.

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Originally posted 2014-06-15 03:53:45. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

Why build a swimming pool when you can buy one?
If you want to buy a pool for the summer  but do not want to have it in your yard all year, the above ground pools are a good choice, very cheap and quick placement.

One of the biggest differences between a portable pool and a traditional swimming pool is the ease of assembly. Where the old-style pools of yesterday can take days, weeks and even months to assemble, an the removable Pool, following the manufacturer’s instructions, takes only minutes.

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Originally posted 2012-07-05 01:05:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter