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Home Repair


Home Repair Fraudster Revisits Homeowner Second Time: Cops

Patch.comPatch.com - Jul 13, 2018
MIDLOTHIAN, IL -- An alleged home repair fraudster revisited a Midlothian home he had scammed in April offering concrete repair, only this time the resident had a home security system to capture his con game, according to police information. On April 4 ...  

Interior Design


Qiyun Boutique Hotel / Quanwen Interior Design

ArchDailyArchDaily - Jul 11, 2018
Text description provided by the architects. The entinre building of Hangzhou Qiyun Resort was reconstructed from an old residential building. At the beginning of the reconstruction, the original brick bearing structure was removed, only the original ...  

Decorating


THE BULLETIN KIDS: Decorating part of craft activities

Crestview News BulletinCrestview News Bulletin - Jul 18, 2018
CRESTVIEW — This week's Bulletin Kids decorated items as part of library activities. Have a cute photo of your kids out and about? They could be our next The Bulletin Kid! Email a photo with your child's name, age, hometown and a description of the ...  

Wallpapering


Wallpaper has got you covered when it comes to adding style

NEWS.com.auNEWS.com.au - Jul 7, 2018
It's important to look at creating a definite flow when wallpapering your various rooms but that doesn't mean you can't mix up colours, prints, plains and textured designs. Mr Cockburn said deciding on a design really depended on the space itself and ...  

Wainscoting


Well-Preserved Crown Heights Limestone With Three Mantels, Pier Mirror Asks $1.795 Million

BrownstonerBrownstoner - Jul 11, 2018
The parlor-level entry has wainscoting, a fretwork screen, and a built-in mirror with a shelf. Inside the owner's duplex on this level is a double parlor in the front and two bedrooms in the rear. The front parlor has a bay window, pier mirror and ...  

Faux Painting


UNC Asheville's STEAM Studio collaborates with Mel Chin on Times Square installation

Asheville Citizen-TimesAsheville Citizen-Times - Jun 28, 2018
He's also been pressed into learning opportunities that included helping to mill the lumber and assisting in dividing the statue into pieces, earning a welding certificate at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College and learning faux painting ...  

Faucets


Brass Faucets Market 2018 by Top Manufacturers – Pfister ...

The NewsmanDigital Journal - Jul 13, 2018
The Brass Faucets industry is further segmented on the basis of product application, classification, and geography. The all-encompassing study provides access ...  

Bathroom Renovation


Couple Renovating Their Bathroom Finds a Hidden Note From Its Former Owners

My Modern MetMy Modern Met - Jul 5, 2018
But as their contractor was gutting the room, he found a hilarious hidden note written inside of the walls. Hidden Note Found in Bathroom Renovation. Photo: Alex Monney. It even included a little note from their pet bunny, Cassie. Hidden Note Found in ...  

Kitchen Design


5 kitchen design trends on a budget
KTAR.com - Jul 10, 2018

The kitchen is the center of your home. It's where everyone gathers during the house party, where family meals are made and midnight snacks are found. Over time, the wear and tear of a busy kitchen can leave your kitchen dreary. Modern home design ...  

Kitchen Makeover


Give your kitchen a makeover with holistic health coach Nina Pullella

KITV HonoluluKITV Honolulu - Jul 12, 2018
If you want to attend the Aloha Cancer Project Kitchen Makeover it will be at the Down to Earth Community Room # 302 (2525 S King St, Honolulu, HI 96826) from 6-8PM. Thursday July 19th. http://alohacancerproject.life/. More. Top Video. Demand for ...  

Wood Flooring


Global Wood Flooring Industry

trueindustrynews.comPR Newswire (press release) - Jul 11, 2018
The US market is further analyzed both by Volume Consumption (Million Square Feet) and by Value (US$ Million) by the following Product Segments: Solid Wood Flooring, and Engineered Wood Flooring. The report provides separate comprehensive ...  

Vinyl Flooring


Global Vinyl Flooring Market By Product Type, Sector, Regional Insights, Competitive Landscape, Growth ...

BobVila.comDigital Journal - Jul 12, 2018
Over the recent years, the global vinyl flooring market has been growing at a healthy rate. Some of the factors which are giving impetus to the market include global economic growth, technological advancements, rapid industrialisation, elevating ...  

Laminate Flooring


Laminate Flooring Market Analysis, Dynamics, Forecast and Supply Demand 2018-2023

Healthcare SectorJournalist Book - Jul 10, 2018
Laminate flooring (also called floating wood tile in the United States) is a multi-layer synthetic flooring product fused together with a lamination process. Laminate flooring simulates wood (or sometimes stone) with a photographic applique layer under ...  

Hanging Wallpaper


Two thirds of Brits can't fix a leaking tap, survey says

GCRGCR - Jun 13, 2018
A survey into the do-it-yourself (DIY) skills of the UK population has found that most people do not feel confident in tackling relatively simple tasks such as changing a plug, fixing a leaking tap or hanging wallpaper. The survey of 1,483 adults ...  

Plastering


Meet the print artist plastering the streets of London with bold messages that deal with life, love, and grief

MashableMashable - Jul 12, 2018
Annie Nicholson and I met in her studio to talk about how she uses grief in her art to elicit a kind of powerful vulnerability that can completely disarm you as you stare at it. For her, the goal is to use that universal sense of pain we all feel about ...  

Plumbing


Things you did not know about plumbing!
Sioux City Journal - Jul 13, 2018

Plumbing problems, we all have them and they are awful. They smell bad, flood our houses and destroy a lot of stuff. So when the worst happens, who do we call to fix it? The heroic plumber! However, the average person does not know much about the noble ...  

Shelving


The Adaptable Shelving Unit

Yanko Design - Form Beyond FunctionYanko Design - Form Beyond Function - Jul 16, 2018
The adaptable pieces of natural Finn Birch Plywood have two possible positions, each allowing for a different use; in the horizontal position it lends itself to acting as a conventional shelving unit where objects can be stored and presented, or in the ...  

Tiling


Good foundation is important first step of tiling

Las Vegas Review-JournalLas Vegas Review-Journal - Jul 14, 2018
Q: I'm going to replace my countertop with ceramic tile and so I have removed my old laminate one leaving nothing but the cabinets below. I have done some small floor tiling projects but never a countertop. I'm going to reuse my drop-in sink and faucet ...  

Brickwork


Ritz & Ghougassian reference brickwork for red-toned interiors of Bentwood cafe in Melbourne

DezeenDezeen - Jun 24, 2018
Australian practice Ritz & Ghougassian used the worn red brick facade of this cafe in Melbourne as the reference point for the design of its interiors. Bentwood Cafe by Ritz & Ghougassian. The Bentwood cafe is set within the suburb of Fitzroy, an area ...  

Metalworking


Adventures in metalworking

The Seattle TimesThe Seattle Times - Jul 15, 2018
Designer/project manager Carrie Simmons, who met Rydinski when she was researching her thesis for a master's degree in architecture (she ultimately picked a metalworking career instead), calls their work “functional but very artistic, not necessarily ...  

Brazing


Global Brazing Materials Market 2018 Trends- Prince & Izant, Umicore, Lucas-Milhaupt and Nihon Superior

Healthcare SectorHealthcare Sector - Jul 19, 2018
The research report on Global Brazing Materials Market 2018 keenly analyzes significant features of the industry. The analysis serves market size, Brazing Materials latest trends, drivers, threats, opportunities, as well as key Brazing Materials market ...  

Carpentry


The Brotherhood of Carpentry Welcomes New Members

FOX 21 OnlineFOX 21 Online - Jul 19, 2018
HERMANTOWN, Minn.- A program designed for helping women and people of color graduated its second class partnered with the brotherhood of carpentry, looking into the field of construction. The North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters and ...  

Masonry


Masonry White Cement Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Demand and Forecast

Energy NewsHerald Telegraph - Jul 16, 2018
The Masonry White Cement Market report is a valuable source of data and offers a magnifying view of the current market status. Various key factors are discussed in the Masonry White Cement Market research report forecast 2023, which will help the buyer ...  

Outdoor Lighting


Around the home: Outdoor lighting

Times Record NewsTimes Record News - Jul 15, 2018
In his latest blog, Wichitan Chip Kouri walks you through creating beautiful solar-powered outdoor light arrangements. Hey, all!! First, let me start by apologizing for the lengthy time lapse since my last blog column. I have been having a very busy ...  

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


All in the Family 2018 — Gallery of Fireplaces

Davis EnterpriseDavis Enterprise - Jul 13, 2018
Son Brandon installs fireplaces, stoves, fire pits, gas lines and decorative rock and stone around the fireplaces. “We are full-service hearth shop — from the design process, gas/electrical, installation and service,” Greg said. “We enjoy helping our ...  

Architect


Architect Unveils Design For Emanuel AME Church Memorial : NPR

NPRNPR - Jul 16, 2018
The memorial honors the nine worshippers murdered by a white supremacist at the church in Charleston, S.C., in June 2015. It is designed by the architect ...  

Interior Designer


Spanish Interior Designer Says to Always Buy an Older Apartment

Mansion GlobalMansion Global - Jul 9, 2018
Madrid-based Luis Bustamante, 62, began his career as a painter and sculptor, and now works as an interior designer. With his appreciation for—and deep understanding of—art, he's developed a style that works well for art collectors. As such, his ...  

Lighting Engineer


Meghan's dad says she's 'terrified' and putting on a 'pained' smile

RSVP LiveBuzz.ie - Jul 15, 2018
The retired lighting engineer said he thinks the Royal lifestyle is putting too much pressure on his daughter, and said he believes her smile is 'pained'. “That might be just having a couple of bad days. I don't know. It really worries me. I think she ...  

Plasterer


Plasterer cleared of stealing £14000 from Plymouth coffee shop safe

Plymouth HeraldPlymouth Herald - Jul 10, 2018
A plasterer has been cleared of stealing £14,000 from a locked safe in a coffee shop. Liam Willsher, aged 24, was renovating the premises when the cash vanished. He was due to face a jury on Monday, July 10 after he denied theft from Coffee on the Hill ...  

Plumber


Plumber: Hurricane season is also standby generator season

WV NewsWV News - Jul 15, 2018
Q: Ed: Aside from plumbing issues, I enjoy your bonus columns about installing standby generators. I lost my electrical power for days earlier this year due to heavy snowstorms. Now that hurricane weather is here I want to have my own generator installed.  

 
 
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