Sep 112014
 

cuidados granitoIt is hard to imagine, but there are all kinds of different classification schemes when it comes to stone. Within the UKstone industry the leading firms make things easier for their clients by identifying the stone type and its origin on an individual basis, especially when they are being used to create horizontal surfaces.

From the customer point of view the main area of importance is the durability of the stone – there is no point in installing the product if it has a high chance of breaking or chipping due to the environment it is located in.  In terms of the kitchen setting, granite is the most commontype of stone used to create worktops as its main features are its strength and stain-resistance.

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Originally posted 2014-08-12 15:52:38. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

iluminacion decorativaWhether you’re having a romantic moment, a party or just need to see in a dark room, light and ambiance means a lot to any room. A romantic setting, for example, may require dimmer lighting, perhaps provided by candle light or dimmers, and a party may require bright colors and lots of bright light.

Knowing the different kinds of lighting can influence the vibe and tone of the whole room you’re trying to light.

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Originally posted 2014-06-26 03:55:37. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 


When the quality of your garden shed matters, forget the Internet specials and get serious by consulting with an all wood manufacturer of garden sheds and more. The UK is fortunate to have the craftsmen and woodworkers that have historically enhanced UK gardens with solid wood garden sheds and solid wood tool sheds.

When you think about your garden, you cannot overlook the importance of a sound, stable, weather resistant garden shed that fits quietly into its designated area.

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Originally posted 2014-07-20 15:53:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

cocina_en_lKitchens of the past largely functioned as utilitarian spaces with the sole purpose of preparing meals. These days, kitchens have become the heart of the home where design for aesthetic purposes is just as important as the overall function of the kitchen.

Over the years, home designers have been able to optimize the function of kitchens while also staying in tune with the latest design trends. You can use the following ideas to get the wheels turning on how to spruce up your own kitchen.

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Originally posted 2012-10-31 13:36:29. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

avandalucia1GAlso known as tension structures, tensile structures are architectural forms created from tensioned membranes that provide designers and end users a variety of aesthetic free-form canopy designs. The tensile structure is a construction system based on lightweight structures, basically used as hedges.

These structures achieve great stability combining and balancing the strength of rigid items (posts, arches, etc.) with the versatility and adaptability of flexible elements (banners and cables).

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Originally posted 2012-08-03 02:59:22. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

What Is Stamped Concrete?

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Sep 112014
 

Regular concrete is a mixture of powdered cement, water and some sand and crushed rocks thrown in for good measure.  Most people know concrete as it appears on sidewalks and roadways and holding up buildings, but there are many other applications.  It may all start the same way, but it definitely all doesn’t end the same. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2014-07-30 03:54:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

colour flooring

To some people, flooring is the last thing on their mind when they are decorating a property. However, the material and shade that you choose can have an incredible effect on the overall look and feel of your room.

Carpets might look warm and cosy but the wrong shade or pattern can easily date the overall effect, while wooden flooring is easy to keep clean, but makes staying warm and cosy far more difficult.

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Originally posted 2014-06-28 15:53:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

skydeck_02_lgThe modular aluminum formwork gives the builders working on an integrated prefabricated great for creating a wide range of products. This method of formwork is a new option for housing projects, generating efficiency, productivity and savings. On the other hand, this system panel allows in one day to empty walls and concrete slabs simultaneously due to its vacuum cycle, which also provides insurance earthquake resistant behavior.

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Originally posted 2014-09-05 15:53:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

serenitypoolfsmauiIn many hotels and architectural magazines we often see visually pleasing pictures of pools that seem to be quite indefinite in size. These are called infinity or overflow pools. In these pools the water level is the same as superior part of the pool’s terrace, which means that there is no difference of levels between the perimeter surrounding the pool and the water.

In this kind of perimeter or in a specific designed side of the perimeter a canal forms where the overflow water drains, in which a large mirror seems to come out of the pool’s surface.

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Originally posted 2012-07-11 02:46:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

The Fundamentals Of Fire And Smoke Dampers

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Sep 112014
 

fire-damper protectionYou might not know much about them, but dampers are an important part of the construction process in a home or business. Dampers are installed and applied within the ductwork of a building, the chimney or other air handling equipment to become an essential part of the heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) system.

They are used to balance airflow throughout a structure and set individual rooms at a comfortable temperature. While there are many types of dampers to choose from, there are three in particular that may be especially important for you to consider having installed in your home or business.

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Originally posted 2014-07-11 03:53:07. Republished by Blog Post Promoter