Archive for December, 2013

window Treatments for The Kitchen

For a look that allows a great deal of sunlight in to the kitchen, the homeowner can choose to hang curtains halfway up the window leaving the top half open.

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Blackout Window Treatments

Roman shades offer stylish design and privacy. These shades come in fabric like drapery, but are clean and sleek like shades. This is suitable for almost any home décor style.

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Interior Design for Men – YouTube

Modern interior design for men should be sleek and comfortable, with straight lines and bold colors. In this sleek modern design every piece should serve a p…

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Causes of Damaged Drywall

Damaged Drywall

Damaged Drywall

The core of drywall is actually made of gypsum. One reason this substance is used is to provide some protection during fires as gypsum is noncombustible. Normally, this provides some extra strength and the board remains strong under normal conditions. In most cases, drywall can tolerate most types of normal wear and tear without suffering damage. Drywall which becomes structurally compromised can be replaced with a new section as part of a home remodeling project. However, Redwood City home remodeling professionals have had the opportunity of seeing drywall that has become damaged and in need of repair. There are several things that can cause damage to occur to drywall. Continue reading

▶ Interior Design for Men – YouTube

Modern interior design for men should be sleek and comfortable, with straight lines and bold colors. In this sleek modern design every piece should serve a p…

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Health Benefits of Natural Light

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Natural Light

There are many advantages to having a lot of natural light in your Silver Springs, Maryland home. The energy savings alone may be enough to make you want to get new replacement windows and skylights. You may also be able to benefit from natural sunlight’s ability to make you healthier. It can be an effective germ killer as well as improve the moods of those around and even help to cure some illnesses. Here is how natural light can be helping you. Continue reading

How to Replace a Skylight

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Skylight

Replacing a skylight is a task that is possible to do yourself at home, but generally, a Baltimore, Maryland professional will yield better end results. A couple things come into play when you are looking to make changes to your skylights like the type of skylight is currently in use and the framing of the opening. Here is some information about how you can replace your skylight to save on energy costs and enjoy the natural light flooding into your room. Continue reading