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Home Repair


Home repair scams on the rise as monsoon storms hit Arizona

KTAR.comKTAR.com - Aug 11, 2018
PHOENIX — With the monsoon season in full swing, Arizona residents not only need to be aware of what's happening up above, but also who's knocking on your door. According to the Arizona Attorney General's Office, there has been an uptick in home ...  

Interior Design


Tesla's new Roadster spaceship interior: 'Production design will be better, especially in details', Elon Musk says

ElectrekElectrek - Aug 11, 2018
I think the interior design of the new Roadster prototype is the closest to the “spaceship” interior design that Musk has been talking about for a while now. That said, I have some doubts about how close the production version will be due to the ...  

Decorating


How One Couple Turned an Old Fishing Shack Into a Stunning Summer Retreat

countryliving.comcountryliving.com - Aug 8, 2018
After several months of renovations lead by Patrick and decorating done by Marsha, the shacks are now a casual and funky beach home that houses a mix of new pieces and antiques from the Brimfield Antique Flea Market. “I still feel like I could pinch ...  

Wallpapering


Angelo F. DeTomaso

Auburn CitizenAuburn Citizen - Aug 1, 2018
He owned and operated DeTomaso Painting Contractors, specializing in perfect interior, exterior, residential and commercial paint and wallpapering finishes. Angelo also enjoyed gardening and was proud of his fruit trees. He was a communicant of St ...  

Wainscoting


Hosting church spurs Eichers to finally trim out with wainscoting

The Hutchinson NewsThe Hutchinson News - Aug 8, 2018
Another busy week! Yesterday was a long day. Sister Emma and sons Jacob, 18, and Steven, 11, daughter Elizabeth with Abigail, and daughter Susan with Jennifer assisted us with our work. Steven had his eleventh birthday on July 30. Son Kevin and Steven ...  

Faux Painting


Quintessential Bucks Co. Farmhouse Now For Sale In Buckingham

Patch.comPatch.com - Aug 9, 2018
The superb renovations include many European and modern accoutrements with interior designed faux painting and fabric-covered walls. Mr. Nash exquisitely blended the restoration period craftmanship with upgrades, skillful millwork and the installation ...  

Faucets


Barry Stone, Hot and cold debate over tub faucets
NewsOK.com - Aug 4, 2018

DEAR LORIE: The Uniform Plumbing Code states that faucets "shall be connected to the water distribution system so that hot water corresponds to the left side of the fittings." But the code does not address special circumstances such as yours. Adding to ...  

Bathroom Renovation


Roof decks are ideal for enjoying cool evenings, but adding one won't be a breeze

Washington PostWashington Post - Aug 16, 2018
Although a roof deck was the primary goal for Ernesto and Karmin, the roof deck at a home in Potomac's Avenel was a serendipitous bonus to a master bathroom renovation for Sherry and Alan Ansher, married doctors. “We did a two-phase renovation of the ...  

Kitchen Design


The case for the closed kitchen

TreehuggerTreehugger - Aug 7, 2018
Kate Wagner of McMansion Hell makes a case for rooms; We concentrate on one of them. Kate Wagner is best known for her @mcmansionhell sideline, at its best this week with her dissection of Betsy DeVos's summer house. Now, writing at CityLab, she ...  

Kitchen Makeover


Waco Boys & Girls Clubs get a kitchen makeover

KWTXKWTX - Aug 7, 2018
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Waco got a kitchen makeover thanks to local businesses.  

Wood Flooring


Soild Wood Flooring Market Global Share 2018 and Analysis ...

The Industry Herald (blog)The Industry Herald (blog) - Aug 14, 2018
Global “Soild Wood Flooring Market” report is made by executing a superb research process to gather key information of this global Soild Wood Flooring market.  

Vinyl Flooring


Vinyl Flooring Market is Projected to Reach US$ 41578.7 Mn By the End of 2028

faircolumnist.comPR Newswire (press release) - Jul 19, 2018
Future Market Insights' newly published market report, "Vinyl Flooring Market: Global Industry Analysis and Forecast, 2018-2028," examines the vinyl flooring market and offers crucial market insights for the next ten years. Valuable insights ...  

Laminate Flooring


Wood and Laminate Flooring Market Key Players Research Report Forecast 2015 to 2021

trueindustrynews.comDigital Journal - Aug 9, 2018
Sarasota, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/09/2018 -- Wood and laminate flooring are used to cover the floor structure of a building. The wood and laminate flooring is easy to install, cost-effective, durable, hygienic and easy to maintain. Thus, it is a better ...  

Hanging Wallpaper


Sean Hannity, Entrenched As Cable News' No. 1 Host, Spends 'Zero' Time Caring About His Critics

ForbesForbes - Jul 31, 2018
Hannity's audience knows well the two decades Hannity spent living check-to-check as a bartender and contractor, framing houses, laying tile and hanging wallpaper. His first foray into talk radio was as a guy in his 20s, standing on a ladder listening ...  

Plastering


Natural Light wants to help you find a job...by plastering your resume on a NASCAR

GolfDigest.comGolfDigest.com - Jul 30, 2018
Here's one plucked out of the Monday random jar: Beer funnel liquid provider Natty Light wants to help their primary clientele—college kids drowning existential crisis in cheap beer—find gainful employment by plastering one lucky applicant's face ...  

Plumbing


Harts Services to Host DIY Plumbing Workshop on Aug. 23
PR Newswire (press release) - Aug 13, 2018

TACOMA, Wash., Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Harts Services, a top-rated Tacoma plumbing company with a 4.9 review rating on Google, is hosting a DIY workshop to teach customers how to fix common plumbing problems in their homes on August 23 at 6 ...  

Shelving


6 Kitchens That Make a Strong Case for Open Shelving

Coastal LivingCoastal Living - Aug 14, 2018
Chances are, if you've scrolled through any #kitcheninspiration in the last few years, you've seen bold backsplashes, white marble detail…and a whole lot of open shelving. One more place you can see this airy, minimalist trend? Our 2018 Idea House!  

Tiling


Tiling Stocks: AT&T Inc., (NYSE: T)
Top Stocks News (press release) - Aug 15, 2018

EPS growth is an important number as it gives a suggestion of the future prospects of a company. It is usually expressed as a percentage and is then referred to as the EPS growth rate. Growth in EPS is an important measure of administration performance ...  

Brickwork


Pedro Zylbersztajn: brickwork at Americas Society

Arte FuseArte Fuse - Jul 17, 2018
The performance was brickwork (2017) by Pedro Zylbersztajn, a Brazilian artist who works with technology, sound, publishing, and other media. brickwork is defined as “a physical record of the process of re/construction of language.” When I first ...  

Metalworking


Will 3D Printing Disrupt the Metalworking Industry?
Supply Chain Management Review - Aug 14, 2018

Historically, metalworking has involved a process called subtractive manufacturing, where a metal block is put inside a computer-controlled machine. The machine cuts the block into desired shapes that later become automotive, aerospace, or electronic ...  

Brazing


Wall Colmonoy Announces Fall Session of Modern Furnace Brazing School in USA

AviationPros.comAviationPros.com - Jul 25, 2018
Preserving the tradition originated by the late Robert Peaslee, a brazing pioneer who invented the first nickel-based brazing filler metal, Wall Colmonoy offers a fall session of Modern Furnace Brazing School on October 16-18, 2018 at Wall Colmonoy's ...  

Carpentry


Girls in STEM | Learning carpentry skills at Rosie's Girls camps

WKYC.comWKYC.com - Aug 8, 2018
Girls don't always get taught to use everyday tools from a young age like boys, but it doesn't mean they can't handle a drill or a saw. At a recent camp, girls got to learn and practice the skills of designers, carpenters and engineers. The camp was ...  

Masonry


MASONRY Publications Partners With American Institute of Architecture Students
PR Newswire (press release) - Aug 14, 2018

14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MASONRY Publications has announced a partnership with the American Institute of Architecture Students. This partnership will further expand MASONRY Publications' reach within the educational community while also highlighting ...  

Outdoor Lighting


Decatur to spend $2 million on energy-savings plan

Herald & ReviewHerald & Review - Aug 7, 2018
DECATUR — The city of Decatur will spend $2 million this year to retrofit outdoor lighting with energy-efficient LED bulbs, the savings of which will be recouped within 13 years. In the agreement with Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls Inc., the company ...  

Stairbuilding


Experts consider miracle stairs in Santa Fe's Loretto Chapel

Santa Fe New MexicanSanta Fe New Mexican - Apr 28, 2018
Stairbuilding is what those who belong to the Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association do, but even the most analytical and skeptical were left to wonder exactly how the 33 helix-shaped steps of the “Miraculous Staircase” were designed. “You get ...  

Fireplaces


Boston-Edison home with five fireplaces asks $449K

Curbed DetroitCurbed Detroit - Aug 13, 2018
This brick house has an elegant staircase, five fireplaces, a library with built-ins, a formal dining room and seating in the kitchen, two full and two half baths, a finished third floor, hardwood floors, and room to entertain in the backyard. It also ...  

Architect


PGISD selects architect for new school
Texarkana Gazette - Aug 7, 2018

Pleasant Grove Independent School District's Board of Trustees selected an architect to design the new elementary school during its meeting Monday. They selected Lewis, Elliott, McMorran, Vaden, Ragsdale & Woodard, Inc. of Little Rock for the work.  

Interior Designer


Buckhead interior designer brings 'infectious enthusiasm' to job

MDJOnline.comMDJOnline.com - Aug 9, 2018
That is just the way Buckhead interior designer Allison Allen, owner of Allison Allen Design, views her business. However, one of the toughest challenges she faces is convincing a client to do something, from a home décor standpoint he or she may not ...  

Lighting Engineer


Meghan Markle 'not falling for dad Thomas's crocodile tears' and wants him to 'stop blathering' in press

Mirror.co.ukMirror.co.uk - Aug 9, 2018
Meghan Markle is not falling for her dad's 'crocodile tears' because she has been down the same road before, according to a friend. Retired lighting engineer Thomas, 74, has given several interviews and bemoaned the state of his relationship with the ...  

Plasterer


Plasterer answers the call for his country

Grafton Daily ExaminerGrafton Daily Examiner - Jul 25, 2018
BORN and raised in the Clarence Valley, Corporal Jonathon Moss attended Grafton Primary and High School before entering the workforce as an apprentice plasterer. A genuine countryman, CPL Moss enlisted into the Australian Army Reserves in April 2007 ...  

Plumber


'Joe the Plumber' is marketing a device to counter school shootings

cleveland.comcleveland.com - Aug 2, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Toledo's Samuel "Joe the Plumber" Wurzelbacher has taken a break from politics and plumbing to become chief operating officer of a Colorado firm that's marketing a metal device that can be slipped on classroom doors to block school ...  

 
 
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