Fire Pit Care and Maintenance

As with anything you own, you need to take care of your fire pit if you want it to stay in good condition. Luckily, fire pit care and maintenance is relatively easy and not something that requires a lot of time or hard work. By doing it regularly it will be even easier than if…

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Flooring in My Home

Experts always say the best way to design a home is from the ground up. That means you have to start with your flooring. Your floor can make or break your home, both structurally and aesthetically. If you’re designing your first home, start with a stable floor-it’ll set the tone for the rest of your…

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Septic Systems: The Inside Story

Two Components Class 4 septic systems are divided into two components, the septic tank and the septic field or leaching bed. Waste is piped out of the house into the septic tank, which is essentially a water clarification tank, in which anaerobic bacteria break the waste down into solids (sludge), liquid effluent, and scum. Septic…

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Fat Chest? – How to Get it Lean!

Here are 3 ways which should be done to turn a fat chest into a lean chest. Try these before considering the other more costly and risky routes, such as surgery. 1. Diet down some. Try to get lean by eating less sugar based carbohydrates and doing some exercise, like walking 30 minutes every other…

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Asphalt Paint

When people talk about asphalt paint they can mean two completely different products. There is paint that is applied to asphalt and then there is paint which contains asphalt to be used as a waterproofing for such things as metal objects which are exposed to water and the environment. We will look at both of…

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The Flat-Panel Mounting Shuffle

So, you finally made your decision on a new flat-panel Television for your apartment! Awesome! Whether you went with the plasma or an LCD is now a conundrum of the past, only to be replaced with another troubling question: Should I hang the television on the wall or put it on a stand? While many…

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Mosaic Supplies

When creating mosaic art, there are particular supplies that you will need. These supplies all depend on the type of mosaic tile that you are using for the art; that is if it is a glass, stone or ceramic mosaic tile. There are mosaic starter kits available for those who need them. These kits usually…

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Wax Painting – A Unique Art Form

Wax painting is a unique form of painting where molten wax is used as paints. Also known as encaustic painting this wonderful artwork provides the scope to explore the creative skills and bring in new innovations into the world of art. There is also the freedom to make alterations uninterruptedly. The wax painters indulge in…

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A Guide to Crystal Chandeliers

Purchasing a crystal chandelier is similar to buying a diamond. Not all crystal is created equal. Crystal may be machine-cut, hand cut or molded. The cost of your chandelier can fluctuate drastically depending on the quality of crystal you choose. Most fixtures are available in four qualities of crystal. Lights of Distinction – the Crystorama…

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