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United Radio ending some contracts, home repair service; 30 people may be affected

Syracuse.comSyracuse.com - Feb 12, 2018
United Radio ending some contracts, home repair service; 30 people may be affected. Updated February 12, 2018 at 12:05 PM ; Posted February 12, 2018 at 11:49 AM. Mara Charlamb is vice president of United Radio, a family-owned business founded in 1923 ...  

Interior Design


London Bay's new model features interiors by Romanza Interior ...

Naples Daily NewsNaples Daily News - Feb 17, 2018
The newest custom estate in London Bay's Naples Collection not only offers close proximity to restaurants near Fifth Avenue South and Third Street South but an interior design by Jennifer Stevens of Romanza Interior Design. The senior design director ...  

Decorating


Melania Trump will spend Valentine's Day with hospitalized kids 'decorating cookies and making Valentines'

ABC NewsABC News - Feb 14, 2018
Melania Trump will channel her inner Cupid on Wednesday, and spend Valentine's Day with hospitalized children in Maryland. Interested in Melania Trump? Add Melania Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Melania Trump news, video, and ...  

Wallpapering


Mike and Kathy Eller find a written time capsule behind a wall in their condo

The Northwest Florida Daily NewsThe Northwest Florida Daily News - Feb 15, 2018
The note, which identifies Heidi Dittrich as “the left handed author” of the time capsule, details the activities of the family and how her mother, Gail, was wallpapering the condo while her father, Pat, was “fooling with the doorbell.” “We, the ...  

Wainscoting


Condo with full basement

Springfield News SunSpringfield News Sun - Feb 17, 2018
Other features of the living room include a chair rail and wainscoting, a neutral color scheme, a coat closet and dark laminate flooring. A staircase leading to the two upstairs bedrooms descends into the living room. The living room is completely open ...  

Faux Painting


Around the House: Mastrosimone bringing custom back to building

Daily CommercialDaily Commercial - Jan 27, 2018
He offers faux painting, which is Disney quality, and his ability to distress wood in mouldings and doors is nothing short of amazing. He can make a brand-new set of kitchen cabinets look as if they were built in the 1930s. Anything you see on the ...  

Faucets


Unsafe Water Found in Faucets Across the U.S.
WebMD - Feb 12, 2018

MONDAY, Feb. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Flint, Mich., isn't the only American city where the water hasn't been safe to drink, new research suggests. Almost 8 percent of community water systems are plagued by health-based violations of water quality ...  

Bathroom Renovation


The Amount of Personality Squeezed Into This Tiny Bathroom Is Unreal

Architectural DigestArchitectural Digest - Jan 18, 2018
In New York City, visiting a buzzy restaurant's bathroom is often just as exciting as the food itself; what's often the teensiest space in the eatery seems to bring out designers' most imaginative ideas. Longtime Astoria residents Nikki Cannon and her ...  

Kitchen Design


Sustainable kitchen design

The VillagerThe Villager - Feb 14, 2018
Cabinets are arguably the largest footprint in any kitchen design, so it is important to choose cabinet material that is sustainably-sourced and crafted. When searching for the right cabinetry, look for companies that manufacture products with low ...  

Kitchen Makeover


Kitchen makeover nightmares

WPECWPEC - Feb 14, 2018
The first deadline was supposed to be done right after Thanksgiving. the second deadline was supposed to be done before Christmas. The family says there is always some excuse. “I had a couple of guys quit on me and projects got pushed back,” said ...  

Wood Flooring


Walpole Homefront: A Salem split with surprises

Wicked Local WalpoleWicked Local Walpole - Feb 11, 2018
The room is finished with recessed lights, wood flooring and a tiled backsplash. The kitchen opens to an eat-in area large enough to be designated as a dining room. The current owners use the front-facing living room as the formal dining room. One can ...  

Vinyl Flooring


Luxury vinyl revolutionizes flooring options

Fenton Tri County TimesFenton Tri County Times - Feb 3, 2018
“About 45 percent of our business is now luxury vinyl flooring,” said Gary Messenger, sales manager. Today's luxury vinyl flooring comes in either luxury vinyl plank (wood) or luxury vinyl tile (ceramic), designed to meet today's demand for elegance ...  

Laminate Flooring


Laminate Flooring
Sioux City Journal - Feb 13, 2018

Details for Laminate Flooring. 12 hrs ago. Beautiful • Livable • Laminate. Another flooring option is laminate, which comes in several patterns. Laminate flooring is composed of several layers. The layers include a backer core, the decorative design ...  

Hanging Wallpaper


Rochelle's Colbert active in the community

Rochelle News LeaderRochelle News Leader - Feb 15, 2018
In between raising children and the school-related activities, Colbert also had part time jobs — running a detasseling crew, sewing draperies, hanging wallpaper, working for an insurance agency, and volunteering at the hospital. “I was active in the ...  

Plastering


Oregon State University Student Leader Was Plastering Racial Slurs on Car Bumpers, Arrested With Eugene Neo-Nazi

Willamette WeekWillamette Week - Jan 28, 2018
Oregon State University Student Leader Was Plastering Racial Slurs on Car Bumpers, Arrested With Eugene Neo-Nazi. Andrew Oswalt has been arrested twice at Oregon universities for spreading hateful messages and carrying a concealed weapon. Oregon State ...  

Plumbing


Superbugs breeding in hospital plumbing put patients at risk ...
Healthcare Finance News - Feb 9, 2018

Why executives should be concerned enough about the threat they pose to hire an infection control officer.  

Shelving


Kitchen cabinets? Or open shelving? We asked an expert for the pros and cons.

Atlanta MagazineAtlanta Magazine - Jan 23, 2018
Look around: Many of today's stylish kitchens have swapped out upper cabinets for open shelving. But is it for you? We asked designer Lori May of Lori May Interiors, who's created an open shelf or two herself, for the pros and cons of the trend. One ...  

Tiling


3D Printing of Flooring, Tiling and R&D Tax Credits

3DPrint.com3DPrint.com - Jan 18, 2018
Tiling dates back to both the ancient Greeks and Romans who would design their homes with artistic color and clay. Similar to how the Greeks decorated their floors with colorful tiles, now architects and designers can do the same with 3D printed ones ...  

Brickwork


These stencils turn normal walls to look like intricate brickwork ...

Business InsiderBusiness Insider - Feb 13, 2018
Several different styles can be attained depending on the application methods used for the filler.  

Metalworking


Eriez Metalworking Demo Truck Kicks Off 2018 Tour

Advanced ManufacturingAdvanced Manufacturing - Feb 1, 2018
The Eriez Metalworking Demo Truck, a 32-ft. Peterbilt diesel rig with a 24-ft. equipment showroom, is once again travelling across North America to deliver hands-on training and education to customers and distributors. The 2018 tour started in late ...  

Brazing


Fundamentals of Brazing seminar
Today's Medical Developments - Feb 3, 2018

The 2-½ day seminar provides attendees with valuable in-depth information on the latest brazing techniques. In addition, Lucas-Milhaupt's brazing experts will offer practical insight and a solid foundation in brazing fundamentals; the seminar is ...  

Carpentry


Carpentry student claims classmates harassed, assaulted her
WTHITV.com - Feb 13, 2018

Snapchat screenshots show an exchange between some of the Residential Carpentry students at CTC in Mount Joy. "It's just terrible. It's like they don't care," said Victoria Andrades, a senior. The Snapchats come after Victoria Andrades, a senior in the ...  

Masonry


Government planning deadline extension for unreinforced masonry ...

Stuff.co.nzStuff.co.nz - Feb 19, 2018
Building owners were given 12 month deadline, but some could get a reprieve.  

Outdoor Lighting


City's outdoor lighting gets refocused
The Bandera Bulletin - Feb 14, 2018

The amended ordinance requires shields, hoods and coatings on light fixtures that keep the light from straying sideways and upward or from being seen at any surrounding property. The only time outdoor lighting is allowed to drift upwards is when the ...  

Stairbuilding


Stairbuilders convene at mysterious staircase

woodworkingnetwork.comwoodworkingnetwork.com - Sep 13, 2017
The SMA was founded in 1988 and is the only organization in the United States that represents dedicated professionals in the stairbuilding industry. The SMA provides educational opportunities for its members, architects, builders and building officials ...  

Fireplaces


Peachtree Comfort Gallery Offers Loving Care for Fireplaces
Digital Journal - Feb 13, 2018

Sugar Hill, GA -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/13/2018 -- After watching the Atlanta Falcons and Georgia Bulldogs flame out in heartbreaking fashion to end their football seasons, homeowners in the region should be taking steps to keep their fireplaces performing in ...  

Architect


Architect Richard Landry offers up his Century City condo for $3.69 million

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - Feb 14, 2018
Architect Richard Landry offers up his Century City condo for $3.69 million. By Jack Flemming. Feb 14, 2018 | 1:50 PM. Architect Richard Landry offers up his Century City condo for $3.69 million. Architect Richard Landry has hung a $3.69 million price ...  

Interior Designer


How to Shop Like an Interior Designer in Dallas

D MagazineD Magazine - Feb 2, 2018
For Home Forty Five Ten is the retail dwelling of our dreams. Rob Dailey curated top local design talent—including George Cameron Nash, Jan Showers, and Peacock Alley—to fill the 8,000-square-foot home boutique. You can shop lines that are normally ...  

Lighting Engineer


Local theater performer Julie Keough will explore relationship between Broadway and pop in Ware Center show

LancasterOnlineLancasterOnline - Jan 25, 2018
During “Ring of Fire,” she sparked a flame with Jacob Mishler, who was Dutch Apple's sound and lighting engineer. She stayed in Lancaster to be with Mishler, and they now are married. Since calling Lancaster home, Keough has performed in a slew of ...  

Plasterer


Labour surprise gave Waterlooville plasterer no time to call the midwife

Petersfield PostPetersfield Post - Feb 15, 2018
THE SON of a Horndean couple is still in shock after delivering his wife's second baby on the lounge floor during a “crazy” half-hour. You could say that Nate Robbins couldn't wait to see the world as he appeared less than 15 minutes after his father ...  

Plumber


Japanese Restaurant Worker Added Plumber's Lye to Yum Yum Sauce

The Daily MealThe Daily Meal - Feb 11, 2018
According to the Miami Herald, 54-year-old Margarito Padilla was a cook at Hibachi Express in Lakeland, Florida, and he was arrested in June for allegedly adding poisonous plumber's lye to a container of Yum Yum sauce at the restaurant. Franchise owner ...  

 
 
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