The Benefits Of Doing-It-Yourself

Explore the rewards of doing projects yourself and start projects as soon as right now! These days with the busy schedules consisting of work, family, and the everyday repetitive tasks, sometimes the highlight of our week is getting to spend our hard-earned money. We take our time looking for something that "defines" us. That perfect rug, that spacious bookcase, that beautiful painting that captures your character in the form of art. ...

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Breathe In, Exhale, And Relax!

Our society today has placed a tremendous importance factor in being successful. The way to accomplish this is by working hard ALL the time. There's absolutely nothing wrong with that; except that, you also need rest and sanity to fuel up your energy tank. Picture this – Coming home after a long day at the office, kicking off your shoes, and pouring yourself a glass of wine.  Sounds great right?! Well, ...

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Brick Isn’t All That Its Cracked Up To Be

Over the years people have seen many problems arise from using brick masonry. Now there is a simple solution. This article will talk about the different reasons why brick doesn’t stand up to the test of time and climate. The main reason people still use brick is because of traditional usage and psychological familiarity. Unfortunately, using brick is the most inefficient method there is because of its time-consuming process and the ...

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Modern Faux Stone Fireplace

Over the years fireplaces have been an iconic symbol for each generation. Although, they have changed over the years and each time they always reflect the architectural philosophy of that generation. Everybody who has had a fireplace in their home remembers the cozy feeling it inspired. It brings warmth to the home besides the heat the fire brings. Everyone sits around the fireplace talks and laughs and shares Christmas presents ...

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What is Faux Stone?

The Dawn of the "faux stone age" has arrived. It is a new trend has taken the home improvement and construction industry by storm which is the use of faux stone or imitation stone. Essentially the products are made from a durable material known as polyurethane. This material’s versatility is what makes it ideal for any stone project. The texture and color create an earthy yet sophisticated look that can ...

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