LCD TV Mounting on a Plaster Wall

Putting your LCD TV on a plaster wall is something that could be completed by several people who could prove that they are handy around the house. Installation kits mostly come with instructions that are step by step and easy to follow. But for someone who does not know the difference between wrenches and screwdrivers,…

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Travian Tips For Building a Hammer

A hammer is your offensive strike force in Travian. You mainly use it to destroy and capture enemy villages, but you can use it for raiding too. A proper hammer is a mix of different offensive units; infantry, cavalry, rams and catapults. It’s important to have the right amount of the right ingredients in order…

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How To Install Ceramic Tile

How to install ceramic tile is simple if you have good instructions. There are so many applications that are great for tile. Some are trickier than others. But whether you’re installing ceramic tile on a backsplash or a shower floor in a tile shower, many of the processes are the same. The basic steps of…

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World’s Top 5 Most Famous Paintings

Paintings are the expressions of one’s heart that get displayed in the form of art on canvas. Although there are many art portraits and oil paintings that have astounded us with their beauty over the years, there are some of them which leave an impression on our hearts and souls and these are the ones…

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Cleaning Crystal Chandeliers The Proper Way

Crystal chandeliers are elegant and ornate lighting fixture; however they are also complex accessories that need extra care especially when cleaning and handling, because when its crystals start to lose their luster and may look dull and grayish one day. When this happens, your once-elegant lighting piece will now totally look lost in whatever room…

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Serving Cake on the Cake Plates

The cake plates as the name suggests is mainly used for the purpose of serving the cakes. The cakes may be of any birthday party or for any anniversaries. You can purchase different varieties of cake platters in the market, but there are some considerations that have to be made while purchasing them so that…

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Everything You Need to Know About Hardiplank Siding

Fiber cement siding has been around for about one hundred years, and is finally gaining popularity thanks to its unmatched durability and aesthetic beauty. Much technological advancement has been made since James Hardie invented the process of combining sand, cement and cellulose fiber into a siding product that can withstand some of the harshest climates…

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DIY Wood Railings

Think about a traditional home with a huge winding staircase. What is that imaginary staircase constructed of? It is most likely constructed of some type of wood, most likely a mahogany or teak. Preferring Wooden Railings For hundreds of years, people have been making all kinds of things with wood. Almost anything can be made…

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Building Lingo 101

Even if you don’t know how to fix a leaky pipe or build a house, it helps to understand the lingo. You may find yourself dealing with a contractor one day, and you’ll sound a lot more knowledgeable if you know some of the common building terms and what they mean. Take this little quiz…

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DIY With Wood

Over the years I have used wood in a variety of DIY projects in my home. My very first was quite basic and meant me taking up the majority of the floor boards in the upstairs rooms and landing and replacing with brand new. Why? you may ask. It wasn’t something I should have had…

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