Stairs Made of Wood Versus Concrete Stairs

Wood is one material that has won the hearts of many homeowners when it comes to their interiors and furnishings. Every home is bound to have something that is made out of wood. After all, it’s a very classic material. Wood is timelessly beautiful. Even when it comes to stairs, wood still plays a key…

Tame Frizzy Hair With A Curling Iron

The experts recommend, and most people with curly hair know, that air drying is the best way to avoid frizz if you have naturally curly hair. Unfortunately, that does not always work out in real life as air drying can take several hours even for my fine hair. On those days I need to go…

How Outdoor Lighting Can Keep Your Home Safe

Many people are now taking advantage of the great new energy efficient technology that is solar powered outdoor lighting in order to decorate their outdoor spaces, creating wonderful yards and gardens to relax or socialise in at dusk. With high quality fairy lights, solar decking lights and lanterns now available, there is something for every…

Professional Tips for Designing a Custom Closet

1. Try to create a balanced and visually appealing design. You're investing your time and money …. so be sure you like the finished product. 2. Determine how much of each clothing storage "type" you need (eg hanging, folded, drawers). Some professional organizers recommend doing a detailed inventory …. but who has the time. Just…

A Business In One Sentence

Marketing expert and author, Geoffrey Moore, has a useful fill-in-the-blank method for creating a theme and positioning statement for your business. I prefer to use his same system for creating clarity for myself in what I'm selling, creating an elevator or introduction speech, and also material for my website, brochures and business card. Using this…

Child Safety Gates

By nature, children are playful. So, it is downright harsh and unfair to tell them to sit tight during the times that you can not watch them play. Of course, keeping them on a leash would make the social welfare people come knocking at your door. It is a good thing that child safety gates…

Recycling Tips for Plastic Bags and Paper

Recycling programs have been started by many cities around the United States as well as around the world. Some places, like Toronto, Canada, for example, are very strict, to the point that misplaced waste results in a fine. Garbage is also collected only once a week to encourage people to produce less trash. Back when…