How to Make Window Boxes For Your House

Window boxes are to a house like jewelry is to a woman’s ensemble, they finish the look. Window boxes fit nearly every type of architecture from Victorian to ranch style to modern. Second story window boxes bring the garden up to the viewer as well as provide interest and color to the facade of the…

European Plumbing Secret

Need to do a bit of plumbing around your house? If you called a plumber or two you have probably heard the same things, basically that it is very expensive and it could be several days before he can show up. This is not ideal if water is pouring out of a broken pipe. What…

Drywall Hole Repair Made Easy!

For small holes up to approximately ½ "you can simply use spackling compound and a putty knife. Apply the spackle, wait until it dries then sand smooth. Spackling compound will shrink a bit so sometimes you will need to apply a second coat after the first coat dries, you will then need to sand it…

Lighting 101 – Different Types of Lighting

Lighting can greatly affect the look and feel of your home instantaneously. It creates an ambiance which makes guests feel quickly at home. Appropriate lighting can make a small room look open and fresh while a large room can appear welcoming and attractive. Lighting can also be used as a stimulating atmosphere for a night…

How to Set-Up Radiant Barrier Insulation

Radiant barrier insulation is a beneficial technique to keep warmth inside the property where it commonly is wasted. This is generally by means of the roof as heat rises and can very easily leave the home if necessary insulation has not been implemented. Radiant heat barrier can furthermore be implemented to the interior of a…

Great Quotes About Success

Over the years I have kept a book specifically for writing down quotes within it. Every time I hear a great quote or something that really makes me think I note it down. Here are my favourite quotes on the topic of success – one of the most intriguing and baffling topics of all. Why…