In the age of smart homes, motorized shades and blinds represent a significant leap forward in convenience, aesthetic appeal, and energy efficiency. They seamlessly blend with integrated home automation systems, allowing you More »
Integrating the right outdoor lighting can transform your patio into a nighttime wonderland, offering an enchanting ambiance for evening gatherings. Whether your patio is large or small, lighting can enhance its beauty More »
Texas summers can be oppressive, but thermal insulation is a way to ensure you and your family stay comfortable even on the hottest days. Not only will proper insulation keep you cool More »
With its harsh weather conditions, winter can wreak havoc on your roof’s structural integrity. Heavy snowfall, freezing temperatures, and high winds can lead to significant damage if your roof isn’t adequately prepared. More »
No matter how big your home is, if it has been taken over by clutter and mess, it may feel like you are living in a much smaller space. To make the More »
How To Use A Wooden Tray Set As Home Decor? – A wooden tray set is an immensely multi-functional element of home décor that can be used in an array of ways. Although they’re called wooden tray sets, their functions go way beyond just serving. They help you to keep your place in a clean, neat and organized way. Wooden tray sets can even add aesthetic value to a place and could enhance an area if it is coupled with other accessories. We are giving you 6 unique ideas how you can use your wooden tray set as your home decor.Tags: home decor, how to use, wooden tray
How To Wax A Floor? – Most hard floors can be waxed. Wax protects the surface and gives a soft, attractive shine. But it is extremely important to use only specialist floor waxes which are designed not to be slippery.
Sweep and mop solid waxed floors, including parquet and stripped floorboards, as for the other surfaces.Tags: floor, how to clean, wax
How To Make Your Own Household Cleaners? If you have run out of a cleaning products, make your own. It is good to have a small repertoire in case of emergency. Generally, homemade cleaners use fewer chemicals than manufactured products and are cheaper and more environmentally friendly.
For making a general cleaner take 4 liters of hot water, add half a teacup each of bicarbonate of soda, vinegar and household ammonia. Use it as a general household cleaner.Tags: how to clean, how to use
How to deal with carpet stains – Dealing with carpet stains, by their very nature, are toough and can withstand fairly vigorous cleaning. The main point is not to let carpet get so wet that the backing becomes saturated, which could cause it to rot.Tags: "how to clean", carpets
Easy Steps to Creating A Functional Basement – Most basements are dark, gloomy, and simply serve as a storage area for old toys, clothes, seasonal items, and anything else that is not used on a regular basis. Most of us rarely go down into the basement unless it is to unload more clutter that we don’t want or need.
But, why not turn this gloomy storage room into something functional and useful? Remodeling your basement is a cost-effective way to significantly increase your home’s living space. Suddenly you could have a nice, cozy guest room, a playroom for your children, a home office, a game room; the possibilities are endless Below are eight simple steps to a brand new basement.Tags: basement design, remodeling
Dry Cloths Types For Home Cleaning – We need dry cloths for dusting, polishing and shining dry surfaces. The main thing to remember is to have plenty and to keep them clean. Otherwise, you are just pushing dirt around.Tags: cleaning supplies, cloths, dry cloths
How To Measure Furniture For Chair Covers? – Chair covers can take a tired looking old piece of furniture and breathe new life into it. Chair covers are a cost effective way to refresh the look of your furniture, cover up the old pieces that are looking worn, and give you a stylish new decor.
Chair covers can be purchased to fit almost any type of chair from dining room chairs to recliners. So you have to know what type of chair you are buying the chair covers for before you begin to shop.Tags: chair covers, furniture, how to
How To Clean Pictures In Your Home? – Pictures in the home will generally not need anything more than dusting – once every few months is all that is necessary. Instead of a duster, use a brush to whisk dust off. A brush is less likely than a duster to catch on splinters on the frame or loose flakes of paint on canvases. An alternative is to use an artist’s puffer brush to blow any dust off. Even easier is to blow the dust off yourself as you are brushing.Tags: how to clean, pictures cleaning
Energy efficiency versus historical accuracy – that is the trade-off that many think they must make when living in conservation areas. However, it is possible to have energy efficient and modern windows in homes that must meet strict historic architectural standards. Let’s discuss the benefits of doing so and how you can get UPVC windows installed in conservation areas.
How to deal with the bright sun in the windows – You purchase a home with beautiful, large windows only to find the sunlight is blinding during the day and turns the home into an oven. Here’s how you can deal with the issue.
If you’ve ever doubted the power of the sun, the glare and heat generated in a home with large windows will change your mind. Boiled down to its basic elements, the sun is a nuclear reactor that sends more energy in the form of sunlight to the earth in one day than the entire world uses in one year. Without a filter device, the sun can practically turn your house into a nuclear reactor…Tags: how to, solar shades, window shades