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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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. …

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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.…

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How To Repair Water Damaged Drywall

January 10, 2011

Anyone who has ever had a water damage occur know that there is extreme costs and headaches that comes with it. However there are useful tips to take the pain away and to put some of your hard earned cash back were it belongs, your wallet. Here's some tips to do this.

Every homeowner fears one thing and that is, when the hard-earned house becomes …

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Why Talavera Tile?

December 4, 2010

Talavera tiles are popular because, instead of being the color of the clay from which they are made or the color of a single glaze, they use tin glaze and metallic oxides to decorate a white tile with any pattern the tile maker wants. Brilliant blue flowers, and green and orange border patterns, and more, result. This method is also used for Majolica, Talavera Delftware, …

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What Kind of Sheetrock Tools Do You Need?

November 25, 2010

There are many different kinds of drywall or sheetrock walls available from a variety of brands that can fit into your home living space or workplace. All kinds of indoor buildings are being done with the help of this material because it is very easy to install and provides sufficient protection as well as insulation for the workspace or living area. In fact it might …

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Today’s uPVC Conservatory

October 19, 2010

One new home addition or add on that is becoming more and more popular as people search for additional living space in there homes is the upvc conservatory. This greenhouse like structure is usually built out from one wall of the home, preferably the south facing wall, and usually has an outside door facing away from the house. The framework of the conservatory has …

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