What Is Burl Wood Made From Real Tree Burls? Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Emily Medlock, on May 4, 2021

What Is Burl Wood Made From Real Tree Burls?

Have you ever wanted to know how to find unique cuts and patterns of wood that are natural and authentic? Well, that’s where burl wood comes in handy. Burl wood is made from the wood that comes from a tree burl.  Tree burls are knots on trees. That may sound quite silly, to make gorgeous...

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Thinking of Painting Your Garage Floor? Check This Out First Full story

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on May 4, 2021

Thinking of Painting Your Garage Floor? Check This Out First

A garage tends to store a lot of things, such as vehicles, outdoor furniture if you don’t have a shed, and even all of your DIY projects. With all that, the garage floor takes a beating and at times it can crack, requiring you to redo the floors. Everything from simple water leaks to extreme...

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Average Step Height Of Interior Stairs Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on May 4, 2021

Average Step Height Of Interior Stairs

If you have a two-story home then there’s a good chance you have a set of interior stairs. One question we get a lot is, “what is the appropriate step height for interior stairs?” Thankfully, the answer is quite simple. One of the best ways to determine a good step height is to find the...

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Beautiful Examples of Hawaiian Architecture Inspired by This Unique Island Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 4, 2021

Beautiful Examples of Hawaiian Architecture Inspired by This Unique Island

Hawaii receives huge numbers of visitors every year, tourists who are attracted by the warm year-round weather and the unique culture of this region. It’s also the beautiful landscape and the gorgeous views that attract lots of visitors from all over the world. These are also elements cherished by the locals and it’s no surprise...

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15 Tips to Help You Master Layering Rugs Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on May 4, 2021

15 Tips to Help You Master Layering Rugs

Rugs are tricky things. You want to be sure that you buy the correct size and the best color, all in a pattern that won’t go out of style next year. Plus, there’s this thing about rug layering. If you’re feeling a little dazed, let me tell you a secret. Layering rugs can be your...

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The Key To Chic DIY Furniture Is A Set Of Hairpin Legs Full story

Posted in Furniture | by Simona Ganea, on May 4, 2021

The Key To Chic DIY Furniture Is A Set Of Hairpin Legs

You can put hairpin legs on just about anything and it will look chic and beautiful, that’s how versatile and stylish they are. Hairpin legs have a certain classical look which makes them particularly elegant while letting them keep their casual appeal as well. This is one of the reasons why they’re so versatile. Another...

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Modern Backyard Ideas That Make You Want To Stay Out Here Forever Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Simona Ganea, on May 3, 2021

Modern Backyard Ideas That Make You Want To Stay Out Here Forever

The modern backyard is often viewed as an extension of the indoor living areas and, as such, it’s designed to be very welcoming. There are lots of beautiful features that can fit into such a space, some quite big and complex and others smaller and easier to overlook. We’ll identify some of these in the...

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CMU Walls And Types Of Cinder Blocks Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on May 3, 2021

CMU Walls And Types Of Cinder Blocks

CMU walls are one of the most common types of walls in large buildings and skyscrapers. They are strong, long-lasting, and one of the safest types of walls in modern architecture. So it’s no wonder they are so popular.  CMU walls are built with concrete blocks called cinder blocks and they come in so many...

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