Different Types of Art Collage

Art collage is really a work of formal art, primarily in the visual arts, created from an assemblage of numerous forms, thus creating a new type of art. A collage may include newspaper clippings, ribbons, bits of colored or hand-made papers, parts of other artwork, photos as well as other discovered items, glued to a…

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Siding – Beyond Bricks and Mortar

Are you building a new home or making exterior renovations to your home’s facade? Have you considered all your options – brick and mortar, stucco or siding? Of course there are more options to choose from, but these three remain at the top of the popularity list. In comparison, brick and mortar facades can be…

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How to Clean and Polish Stained Glass

It is important to clean and polish your stained glass to remove any tarnish or residue from the solder seams and capture the deep luster stained glass should have. For proper cleaning and polishing you will need finishing compound and polish. Finishing compound will remove tarnish and residue from solder seams. Polish is used to…

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Lug Wrench

A lug wrench is a type of socket wrench designed specifically to remove lug nuts. A lug nut is a nut with a rounded base, commonly used to attach wheels on automobiles. Lug wrenches may also be called wheel wrenches, wheel nut wrenches, or wheel braces. The term “tire iron” is also used, but a…

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How to Drill a Hole in a Cabochon

Cabochons are commonly used in jewelry to make decorative necklaces, earrings, bracelets and more. They are non-faceted gemstones found mainly in oval and dome shapes. Due to the fact that there are numerous ways to incorporate cabochons into jewelry products they typically do not come pre-drilled. In order to be able to customize a cabochon,…

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Lighting Options For the Kitchen

Depending on the style and layout of your kitchen you may have more lighting options than you thought. There are plenty of choices when it comes to lighting a kitchen but not every selection will fit every type of kitchen. Here are just some of the options and things to keep in mind when choosing…

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A New Way to Build

Stronger · Safer · Smarter The entire building industry has a vested interest in making buildings that cost less to operate, are healthier and more comfortable for occupants, and are ultimately better for our planet. We can reach those goals by using strategies aimed at increasing performance, reducing waste, and improving quality of life. By…

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Hardwood Flooring

Flooring is an indispensable part of home decor. If you already have the decades old tradition of marble going on for your flooring and are really tired of it, then it’s about time for you to switch over to the well-designed flooring choice of hardwood. Your initial notion of a beautiful room starts from the…

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