Archive for January, 2013

How Often Should I Clean My Carpet | Carpet Cleaning Guide

If proper care, cleaning and maintenance occur regularly, it can mean the difference of years of life for the carpet.

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Green Bathroom Design

Bathroom remodeling can be a huge task even though it is typically the smallest room in the house. There are so many facets to consider such as storage, grooming and bathing. We usually spend a lar…

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Naturalistic Outdoor Living Contractors NJ | Garden Design West Long Branch NJ

Grounds Keeper Inc. (732) 566-1600, Over 35 years of exceptional, naturalistic outdoor, design, build and landscape architecture, ponds and garden design.

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Green Bathroom Design

Bathroom design

Bathroom design

Bathroom remodeling can be a huge task even though it is typically the smallest room in the house. There are so many facets to consider such as storage, grooming and bathing. We usually spend a large amount of time gathering information pertaining to the latest trends in interior design. One of the latest trends is to “green” up the bathroom; this can mean including certain elements that will save the environment as well as the budget. There are several ways to accomplish savings in these two areas by incorporating greener options in the bathroom remodeling project.

Water Conservation

The toilet is the most frequent culprit of excessive water usage. Installing a low volume toilet or one with a dual flush mechanism can save gallons of water over time. The design of the showerhead can help you save water as well. Nearly 20% of all the water in the home is used by the showerhead. Most showerheads allow water to flow at about 2.5 gallons per minute. This can be switched out with a low-flow head that only uses 1.5 to 2 gallons per minute. This will allow an adequate flow of water, while saving substantially on water usage. Continue reading

Replacing Your Garage Door

There are times when a garage door simply needs a fresh coat of paint to liven its appearance. But when a garage door shows signs of rusting, is scratched up beyond repair and it is several years old it likely needs replacing.

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Modern Window Treatment Designs

Window treatments are types of decorative coverings that are placed around windows. They are designed to compliment a room’s décor but they can also have a specified purpose.

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Installing Energy Efficient Windows

Installing energy efficient windows can have many varied benefits for the Baltimore home.

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