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November 28th, 2011 by admin No comments »

Elliptical machines, or elliptical trainers as they are also known, are a piece of stationary gym equipment. They are great for cardio workouts as they are low impact, meaning they are much gentler on your joints than other cardio activities, such as running. Elliptical machines are very popular in commercial gyms but they are also [...]

A Homeowner’s Guide to Floor Sanding

September 25th, 2011 by admin No comments »

It goes without saying that homes with a classic design would often have wooden flooring. This is because the look of wood is timeless and a perfect match for a traditional appeal. But owners of such homes should also be aware of the regular maintenance necessary to keep the floors in excellent condition. Wood is [...]

Hand Scraped Wood Floors

December 8th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Hand scraped wood floors, like its name suggests, are floors that have been scraped to provide protrusions onto the surface to add that characteristically worn out appearance. Back in the day, hardwoods were literally grazed with long-handled metal scrapers to do the job. But with the advances in technology came machines that are fitted with [...]

Using A Halogen Work Light

December 8th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Apart from its capability to produce a very bright light, the bulb of a halogen work light lasts way longer than an incandescent bulb. A normal light bulb comes in a thin but somewhat large frosted glass casing. And within the argon or nitrogen-filled casing is a tungsten filament at the center. Electricity causes the [...]

Hallway Storage Furniture

December 8th, 2010 by admin No comments »

A lot of homeowners do a lot of improvements around their house to save space but there is one area they sorely miss out on – the hallway.  This is where the use of hallway storage comes in the picture. Most people who do some redecorating usually neglect the hallway mainly because they consider it [...]

Glass Shelf Brackets

December 8th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Glass shelves make objects look like they are hovering in mid-air and whatever is displayed on them appears to have broken the law of gravity. But without the trusty glass shelf brackets, this wouldn’t be possible. Although glass made shelves can’t support much weight, they have a way of bringing out the magic of anything [...]

Cost-Effective Flooring Options

December 8th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Looking into viable flooring options is crucial whether you are just in the process of gathering ideas for your new home’s construction, or are about to tackle a small remodeling project to update your home’s look. Doing so will ensure that you get, not just the cheapest, but the sturdiest flooring that will last a [...]

Fingerprint Safe Models

December 8th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Are you out to buy a fingerprint safe? If so, then take time to look into the different models of finger print safes that will be presented and discussed below. Finger Print Burglary Safe This amazing small fireproof safe model is perfect for use both in home and office. Equipped with advanced biometric security, this [...]

Using A Dining Chair Cover

November 19th, 2010 by admin No comments »

When someone enters the dining room, the first thing they notice is the décor and furniture present in the area. Do the chairs look appealing? Does the décor match the room’s ambiance? Does the dining room furniture look out of place? Knowing that the furniture and décor in the dining room greatly influence its visual [...]

Finely-Crafted Flatware Storage Chest

November 19th, 2010 by admin No comments »

A flatware storage chest is a piece of decorative case where you can store or display special and unique flatware. So for those who own a set of expensive flatware, you surely need something impressive to display them on. And this is where the use of flatware decorative storage chests comes in the picture. Not [...]

Different Types of Dining Benches

November 19th, 2010 by admin No comments »

The use of dining benches is a relatively new trend in home design. Majority still opt to use chairs when furnishing their dining area. But a growing number of people are now switching to entryway benches as they are more space-efficient and practical. Instead of buying 6 sets of dining chairs, which do not come [...]

Everything About A Drawer Safe

November 18th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Ever heard about the drawer safe? If not, then maybe it’s time for you to know more about it. A drawer type safe is basically a type of secured storage that can fit into a standard size drawer. Unlike wall and floor safe, this kind is much smaller and more convenient to use. This extremely [...]

Using A Dining Bench To Spice Up Your Home

November 18th, 2010 by admin No comments »

The use of a dining bench is just a recent option to use in a dining room design. While benches have been around for ages, they are seldom used in a dining area. Chairs generally go along with the dining table. Due to shifting trends and furniture design innovations, there has been a slowly increasing [...]

Decorative Curtain Rod Brackets

November 18th, 2010 by admin No comments »

If you think curtain rod brackets are merely pieces of hardware used to hold the curtain rod up, then you’re in for a big surprise. These brackets are decorative as well and come in various designs, materials and finishes. The appearance of your window treatments may vary a lot depending on the types of curtain [...]

Upholstered Dining Chairs

November 4th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Are you in search for classy, elegant, and long-lasting chairs for your dining area? If so, then why not consider investing in stylish upholstered dining chairs. These chairs now come in a great assortment of colors, upholstery, sizes, styles, designs, and types. The addition of these fabulous chairs offers an excellent way of spicing up [...]

Space Efficient Corner Wall Shelves

November 4th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Corner wall shelves are perhaps one of the most underrated furniture items available today. Aside from the fact that they are extremely functional, corner shelving also have plenty of applications. This type of shelving unit is now sought by many due to its space-efficient design and varied uses. Corner type shelves can be practically employed [...]

Make The Most Out Of A Kitchen Dining Nook

November 4th, 2010 by admin No comments »

Many homes have a small dining nook that is often located in one corner of the kitchen. It is generally used for family dinners but its versatility allows it to be used for other purposes as well, like studying, making crafts, playing games, hobbies, entertainment or plain chitchat. With that in mind, the dining kitchen [...]

Quality Commercial Pool Furniture

November 3rd, 2010 by admin No comments »

Whether working with a high or low budget, it is not too difficult to furnish a resort or hotel with attractive, high-quality commercial pool furniture. When planning a summer vacation, many people include plans of swimming in a pool at a fantastic resort and having fun around the pool area. Nothing can be more disappointing [...]

Enjoying Breakfast Bar Stools

November 3rd, 2010 by admin No comments »

A popular and trendy addition to the kitchen in many homes today is the breakfast bar with a set of breakfast bar stools. It’s an ideal solution to the hectic lifestyle many families go through these days. Mornings are usually occupied with rushing off to work or school during the week with equally busy activities [...]

White Storage Bench Seating

November 3rd, 2010 by admin No comments »

With a white storage bench, you can provide comfortable indoor and outdoor seating while ending your storage issues as well. White is a popular color for many wood furniture pieces as it makes them appear clean and classy. There are two things that most households just can’t get enough of – outdoor seating and storage [...]