Windows, Wall & Doors

Wallpaper Vs Paint

October 18, 2012

For the last fifteen years, paint has been the choice of homeowners when it comes to covering their walls. Home builders found out that is was a lot cheaper and more hassle free to not use wallpaper and the trend has continued up till now.

It would seem from all the latest interior design blogs that good ol' wallpaper is making a resurgence and many …

Read the full article →

How to Soundproof Your Ceiling – DIY Guide

June 24, 2012

When it comes to soundproofing, ceilings are perhaps the most difficult problem to tackle. Why is that? Well, for three reasons: 1) yesterday's flooring of choice, carpet, is now being replaced by hard floorings like wood and tile - and those hard floorings don't help at all when it comes to dispelling sound waves, 2) footsteps naturally create an abundance of sound energy, which quickly …

Read the full article →

How to Stucco – A DIY Guide

May 2, 2012

The charm of the old Venetian casas and palazzos can be attributed to the wide use of lime based plaster covering, which is known as polished plaster. Also called Venetian plaster, stucco veneziano, or just stucco, polished plaster is a combination of natural marble dust, marble grains, aged lime putty and various pigments. Certain ratios of such materials yield various textures, shine, and colours, yet …

Read the full article →

Consider and Compare Vinyl Replacement Windows

January 4, 2012

When you are considering replacing the windows in your home, this can add up to a pretty good investment. To stay within the budget you have set up for replacing your windows the first thing that you need to do is research on the variety of window replacements and the advantages and disadvantages and prices of the ones you are considering using. Once you have …

Read the full article →

Home Energy Saving Tips – Energy Efficient Doors With Your St Louis Construction Company

November 16, 2011

Heating and cooling cost going up and you don’t know why? Installing new energy efficient doors in your home may be a good idea. There are many types of doors available on today’s market. Choosing and installing the most energy efficient may be difficult without the help of your St Louis construction company.

Air leakage through doors is a significant loss of energy in …

Read the full article →

How To Clean Metal Wall Panels?

March 4, 2011

If you’ve already installed metal wall panels inside your home, you might be a little worried about how to clean the inside of the wall panels. But here are a few simple tips that will help you out.
 
Start by ensuring that the backing of the metal wall panels is still in place You have to remember that these metal wall panels are usually resting …

Read the full article →

Decorating With Zebra Prints

March 2, 2011

When decorating a bedroom there are a lot of fun and creative ideas to choose from. Some are delicate and unique and others are a bit more on the whacky and artistic side. Zebra print falls into the second category. You can even find this print in a bunch of different colors.

For young girls purple is a favorite color and very popular as a …

Read the full article →

Decorating With Blue Wallpaper

March 1, 2011

When decorating a room, it is always best to consider not only the furnishings but more important the overall feel that you want to achieve. Colors can help define the mood of the environment, and because they have effects on health and way of thinking, you want shades that encourage and stimulate the senses. Painting the walls is a relatively easy and quick way to …

Read the full article →

Amazing Butterfly Wall Appliques To Decorate Your Home

February 24, 2011

Butterflies are undoubtedly among the most fascinating things on earth. They have always kindled the imagination of not only poets and artists, but even ordinary men. Butterflies are loved by both children and adults and therefore, decorating your home personally with butterfly wall appliques is a marvelous way to change the atmosphere of the room.

Changing the color of the wall from time to time …

Read the full article →

Winnie the Pooh Wall Stickers and Room Decor

February 15, 2011

Winnie the Pooh and his friends are favorite characters for both children and their parents. Many adults have fond memories of Pooh and friends from their own childhood. As a matter of face the Winnie the Pooh wall stickers are one of the top sellers as many children choose these for their rooms. Wall stickers are a fast, inexpensive, easy way to decorate a bedroom. …

Read the full article →

Dinosaur Wall Decals Are Great Beautifying Tool For Any Wall

February 8, 2011

Today, wall decoration has become an easy task with the invention of vinyl wall decals. This has come as a great solution of wall decoration problems. There are various designs and shapes of vinyl wall decals. Dinosaur wall decals are the most liked wall decals, especially among children. You can convert your kids’ bedroom into a prehistoric venue with the help of these wall decals.…

Read the full article →