How Long Does Artificial Grass Last?

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Ago 222013
 

cesped-artificialWhat is artificial grass? Why would you want it?

Essentially, artificial grass is a surface that is manufactured to look and act as grass. There are plenty of reasons to own artificial grass, also known as artificial turf.

For people who are not physically capable or have the time to mow their lawn, artificial grass might be the right product for them! It has no need to be cut as it is is a synthetic surface and does not grow.

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ETFE Foil – The Best Insulation Material On The Market

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Ago 142013
 

If you’re thinking about buying new insulation you’re obviously going to want to buy the material that has the best insulating properties for the lowest price. There are a variety of insulating materials sold today including glass wool, polystyrene and wood, but one material that is constantly increasing in popularity is ETFE foil.

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Nov 302012
 

ICENCIAS-DE-CONSTRUCCIONHouse building is not just an easy task to consider. It is best recommended for people to have a complete and an accurate assessment of the total costs for remodeling, renovating or building a house.

Owners do not have to do these things on their own that is why there are home experts who can be tapped and hired to help you decide what is best for your house.

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Nov 232012
 

Granite-Countertops-04Slab granite is the top dog when it comes to countertop surfaces. It’s a great-looking material that’s durable and excellent for kitchen use.

If you can make an investment in granite for your home, it’s a smart move, because granite does not depreciate in value. It’s easy to clean and hygienic. Granite countertops are excellent, but they are also expensive. If you want to save a little money but still get a lot of value, here are five great, more affordable alternatives.

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Oct 312012
 

A water feature adds life to the garden and forms an attractive centre of interest. You can enhance the attraction by adding some movement to your water with a cascade, waterfall or fountain.

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This not only makes for a more interesting feature and adds the soothing noise of running water to your garden, but can help to aerate the water, aiding fish and wildlife and reducing algae growth. Most natural bodies of water benefit from a constant supply of fresh water to replenish them and keep a natural balance. It’s possible to create a balance with plant life but the easiest way to replicate this in a smaller pond is to create an artificial flow of water.

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Oct 182012
 

Louis Comfort Tiffany began making his Tiffany style lamps near the turn of the twentieth century. From there, his lamps have been celebrated for their artistry and craftsmanship, with no two Tiffany lamps being alike.

This means that a real Tiffany lamp comes with a high price tag, anywhere between $10,000 and $2 million. Some sham merchants, however, often try to pass off fake Tiffany lamps for real ones. With several tell-tale tips at your disposal, you can be sure that you’re not ripped off and can tell a real Tiffany lamp and a fake one.

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Sep 072012
 

Autodesk Announces Autodesk Revit LT

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Autodesk, the leader company in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, has  announced Autodesk Revit LT software, a new addition to its family of Revit software products.

Tihs software is designed for architects, designers and building industry professionals using 2D workflows who are looking to transition to the Building Information Modeling (BIM) process,  

Revit LT is a simplified 3D building information modeling (BIM) solution.  It delivers a focused 3D application to help users create higher-quality and more accurate designs and documentation. Now you can easily Make the Move to BIM with Autodesk Revit LT.

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Ago 182012
 

What is a cantilevered or floating staircase?

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Floating staircases are a popular design  stair  in which the treads are fixed to a wall without visible stringers. This makes the treads appear to float , hence the name. At their most basic, you will have nothing more than staircase treads – literally coming out of the wall. With a typically floating staircase, you attach the treads to a wall which is done by driving the treads into it, or using a bracket to give the staircase treads support .

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Jul 222012
 

glasstec2006_6Do you dare to install a glass staircase in your home or office?  When we think about a glass staircase the first thing that comes to our heads is how dangerous they can be if they break, but the truth is that the technology with which they are made, makes them capable of withstanding the weight of 4 people of medium texture.

These stairs are notable for their modern designs, which are ideal for reception of minimalist environments or public spaces. Glass stairs besides provide a function in our house, turn out to be something decorative, especially if we use a minimalist design on the inside of the space where you are.

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