Lightweight Stone Panels – An Ideal Choice

Today, home improvement projects are greatly exposed to natural stones. Architects and home builders are choosing natural stones to accentuate home and give new definition to the modern trend. They are using natural stones from kitchens, living rooms, backyards, patios to bathrooms. In fact, ceiling and flooring has being embellished with natural stone. On the…

Middle Or Georgian Period Architecture and Decoration

As the wealth of the Colonies increased, there was a gradual introduction of articles of additional comfort, if not those of some luxury, and the architecture reflects these conditions in the construction of more pretentious houses with larger rooms. We also notice crude attempts at introducing architectural moldings and ornamentation, with the occasional use of…

Selling Your Art – Part 2

Some sellers, notably galleries and dealers, will conduct public relations to one degree or another for artists that they represent. A gallery may recommend a certain kind of exposure or publicity as part of the campaign to sell your art. Artists as individuals may seek and receive advice on how to present themselves to the…

When to See a Doctor For a Sinus Infection

Visit your doctor when you feel pain or pressure in your upper face together with nasal congestion or discharge, postnasal drip or ongoing bad breath unrelated to dental problems. Simple congestion and a low-grade fever is probably a cold, and special medication or antibiotics are not required. But together with facial pain or headaches, it…

How to Make Stained Glass

Stained glasses add a special charm to the building. The beautiful colorations on them reflect lighting in a unique way making them a spectacular treat to watch. Stained window glasses are a common feature in many European countries. Did you know that you could make stained glasses at home? All you need are some basic…

The Great Voyage

It was a calm sunny Sunday at the end of May 2012 when we arrived on our yacht, Cape Farewell, in Rogoznica Marina, just north of Split in central Croatia. We had been berthed there for four years, exploring the beautiful Croatian coast and offshore Islands each summer, but now it was time to move…

Concrete Coatings – Avoid Getting Pin-Holed

The presence of pinholes in concrete flooring is often an indication of an industrial floor coatings failure. When the concrete surface is applied with a film of coatings, air is trapped between the surface and the coating. A chemical reaction to warm temperature causes trapped air to rise to the surface and force its way…

Kitchen Lighting

A variety of lighting fixtures can be used in a kitchen to optimize space utilization while being aesthetically appealing. One can choose from ceiling light fixtures, pendant light fixtures, recessed lighting fixtures and the like to light up different areas in the kitchen. Under cabinet lighting fixtures are very popular in kitchens. The use of…