Constructivism Trends in Moscow Architecture

In Russia Constructivism is one architectural style that appeared ahead of its time. Russian architects began to develop it more or less immediately after the Great October Revolution in 1917, and the style that is also known as the aesthetics of straight corners, emerged in Moscow in 1919-20. One of the most famous examples of…

How to Erect Scaffold Towers Safely

If you need to use scaffold towers as part of your home improvement project it recommended to adhere to the HSE guidelines as if working on a site. Working safely with scaffold towers is both a legal requirement as well as a critical way of avoiding nasty accidents. Before undertaking work on scaffold towers The…

Top 7 Stylish Table Setting Ideas

Setting a table was once a fine art. Little girls were drilled in the art of how to set a stylish table. In some circles they were trained in not only how to set the table but also how to choose the finest implements with which to do so. Today although we are no longer…

The Benefits of Hardscaping With Concrete

If you are considering adding a hardscaping feature to your home, there are many factors you need to consider: how big should the feature be? Where should it be installed? And maybe most importantly, what material should you use? While there are many wonderful options for hardscaping materials, concrete is one of the most durable…

9 Hot Tips For Cold Weather Driving

Yes, it's that time of year again. A time those of us living in the 'Snow Belt' dread — getting up early to scrape snow and ice, letting our cars warm up a little bit longer to compensate for the change in temperature. But, truth be told, there are quite a few ways to better…

ArchiPoetry: The Architecture of Building a Poem

By simply looking at a building, are you familiar with or able to distinguish its features to determine what influenced its design? Are you able to decipher where the Sydney Opera House, the Taj Mahal, the Eiffel Tower, the Guggenheim Museum or the Pyramids are located based on their design, structure and cultural origins? Architects…

DIY Tiling: A Step By Step Guide

Tiling takes a lot more time and effort than many DIY jobs, but it's worth it. Tell me that during your house-hunt, your other half has not snorted at the kitchen or the bathroom, and walked out muttering something about how a quick retile would sort it out just fine. Sure, a quick tile might…

Dimensions of a Large Wooden Coffee Table

Large wooden coffee tables go well with big sofas and look wonderful in rooms that are larger than normal. These tables however can be placed even in bedrooms to place sculptures or family photos and are usually created with sleek lines or the antiques ones with carvings. Although coffee tables are available in contemporary or…

Concrete Pool Deck Repair Solutions

When your concrete pool deck cracks or sinks, you may wonder how much it’s going to cost to repair it. You may worry how long your pool will be out of commission or if it might be damaged during the deck demolition. But when you use experienced professionals to do your concrete repair work, you…

Bathroom And Shower Room Wall Tiling Tips

Having a new bathroom tiled? The following article is in response to all the people that are actually considering having new tiling for for the first time round and for those of you that want a decent job done. Read on and you can spare yourself lots of anguish and desperation (and some money too).…

Gelcoat Repair

Undoubtedly at some point during your period of boat ownership gelcoat repairs will be necessary. After all, a boat is a big investment (well maybe not an investment) and for the most part boaters take pride in the appearance of their boat. What is worse than a freshly cleaned and waxed boat with a noticeable…

Feng Shui Architecture

Feng Shui is a Chinese philosophy focusing on the relationship between humans and the environment. It is a natural earth science which reveals how people are affected by their immediate surroundings. Since everything is connected, certain geographical, architectural and planetary conditions have the power to either improve or worsen our well-being. Feng-Shui is based on…