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Home Repair


Home repair company opens new Pearland location

Houston ChronicleHouston Chronicle - Jun 12, 2018
Handyman Connection, an Ohio-based home repair company, has opened a location in Pearland. The business offers basic maintenance, installation services, and kitchen and bathroom remodeling. The Pearland location is owned and operated by Mirian ...  

Interior Design


HiP Award Winners 2018

Interior DesignInterior Design - Jun 11, 2018
By Interior Design Staff. The winners of the fifth annual HiP Awards, honoring industry people and innovative products at NeoCon 2018, were announced in a ceremony hosted by editor in chief Cindy Allen. View the full list of winners and honorees here.  

Decorating


Why Decorating With Nile Green May Actually Be Good For You, Says Science

Coastal LivingCoastal Living - Jun 8, 2018
This trendy shade isn't just for looks—some studies say it could be good for your mental and physical health. By Marisa Spyker. If you've browsed social media within the past year, you've likely heard some buzz about forest bathing—the latest fitness ...  

Wallpapering


Though Mom lives miles away, simple home projects, such as wallpapering, bring us closer

Reading EagleReading Eagle - May 20, 2018
Funny thing, the relationship we have with our parents. It changes over time, ever evolving, sometimes cringe-worthy and often remarkably beautiful: like wallpaper, which is having a second coming of sorts. No, not your grandma's wallpaper, but ...  

Wainscoting


The wonders of wainscoting

Omaha World-HeraldOmaha World-Herald - May 21, 2018
Want to make a classy and creative statement on your walls that others won't regard as “off the wall”? Think wainscoting, a paneling tactic that can add elegance and esthetic charm to virtually any living space, say the experts. Nikki James, the Dallas ...  

Faux Painting


Water-logged Venice: Susanna Carlisle and Bruce Hamilton's "Reflections"

Santa Fe New MexicanSanta Fe New Mexican - Jun 8, 2018
Basically, the whole city, you could look at it as a faux painting. It's not faux; it's the real thing. But it's what faux painting comes from. It comes from the deterioration of brick, the deterioration of the mortar between the brick, and the ...  

Faucets


Westwood Families Say Brown Water Is Coming Out Their Faucets

www.localmemphis.comwww.localmemphis.com - Jun 10, 2018
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Dozens of families in Westwood are dealing with tinted water in their homes. People who live on West Holmes Road say water is coming out of their faucets in a light brown color. They reached out to Local 24 News ...  

Bathroom Renovation


Bathroom renovation revealed to unexpected homeowner

KFOX El PasoKFOX El Paso - May 31, 2018
Rogelio Calderon, with Helping Hands Handyman, and Angel Gomez, with Operation Hope, and our Pay It Forward crew surprised Mrs. Ponce with a bathroom renovation she wasn't expecting. Pay It Forward airs every Wednesday on KFOX14 News at Nine.  

Kitchen Design


Kitchen Design Elements Christina El Moussa Is Obsessed With

The Cheat SheetThe Cheat Sheet - Jun 7, 2018
... fuel your need for both real estate and romance drama, it's the show for you. El Moussa has some great interior design taste, especially when it comes to the kitchens she redoes. Read on for a look at the kitchen design elements she's obsessed with.  

Kitchen Makeover


Tucson woman wins $250k kitchen makeover from Food Network

Arizona Daily StarArizona Daily Star - May 11, 2018
A Tucson woman is getting her fantasy kitchen and it won't cost her a dime. Karen Carter of Tucson will get a custom-made designer kitchen courtesy the Food Network as the winner of the network's inaugural Food Network Fantasy Kitchen Giveaway.  

Wood Flooring


Global Wood-Flooring Adhesives Sales Market: Development, Growth, Trends, Demand, Analysis and Forecast 2022
Digital Journal - Jun 13, 2018

City of Industry, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/12/2018 -- This report studies the global Wood-Flooring Adhesives market status and forecast, categorizes the global Wood-Flooring Adhesives market size (value & volume) by key players, type, application, and region.  

Vinyl Flooring


This vinyl flooring collection reimagines classic childhood games with a contemporary twist

HouseBeautiful.comHouseBeautiful.com - Jun 1, 2018
Decorating a child's bedroom is the one place where you can really experiment with colour. After all, it should be a space that inspires creativity, where imaginations can run wild, but also a sanctuary and one that stands the test of time. Vinyl ...  

Laminate Flooring


1318 Tabitha, White Pine, TN 37890
Citizentribune - Jun 9, 2018

Immaculate 3BR/2BA one level living. Open concept with split bedroom floor plan. Covered and open deck. New water heater, new front door, recent laminate flooring. Fresh paint. Master suite features a walk-in closet and private bath. Large laundry room.  

Hanging Wallpaper


At Home with Marni Jameson: Good installers make for good marriages

Herald & ReviewHerald & Review - Jun 7, 2018
Cheap is expensive. No matter how good your base materials are, a job is only as good as its execution. Whether you're hanging wallpaper, making draperies, installing tile, laying a wood floor, or hanging cabinets, you can get 90 percent of the job ...  

Plastering


Attorney says Sun City Hilton Head class-action stucco lawsuit 'resolved'

Island PacketIsland Packet - Jun 11, 2018
Ethridge represents S.C. State Plastering, LLC (SCSP), the company more than 4,000 residents of Sun City Hilton Head blame for shoddy stucco work — which they say caused mold problems and varying degrees of structural damage, including some homes ...  

Plumbing


Go Direct Plumbing Sewer and Water

FOX31 DenverFOX31 Denver - Jun 12, 2018
when it comes to inspecting and replacing your sewer line you want a company you can trust to get the job done. That`s what you`ll get with Go Direct Plumbing Sewer and Water. Here to tell us more about what they do was owner Jesus Garcia and ...  

Shelving


Rose Roweton donates shelving to COM pantry and thrift store

Bolivar Herald-Free PressBolivar Herald-Free Press - Jun 15, 2018
According to a release from Community Outreach Ministries, Rose Roweton, former owner of longtime Bolivar business, Roweton's Home Center, recently donated and sold shelving at a reduced price to COM as she closed her hardware store after 70 years ...  

Tiling


PSA: It's Time to Stop Tiling Your Images on Instagram

FstoppersFstoppers - May 18, 2018
One single image post after tiling will offset the whole grid and your images will be “broken” until you reach three posts again; also not a good look. And if Instagram ever goes to four columns or two, then you're stuck again. With resolutions and ...  

Brickwork


More brickwork to be removed from Central Plaza Hotel

ITV NewsITV News - Jun 8, 2018
The majority of seven tonnes of loose brickwork has been removed from the front of the former Central Plaza Hotel, with 25 more tonnes to be removed from the rest of the building. Carlisle City Council says that once seven tonnes has been removed ...  

Metalworking


BCC hopes to attract more metalworking students with new accreditation

WWAY NewsChannel 3WWAY NewsChannel 3 - Jun 14, 2018
BCC president Susanne Adams says the National Institute for Metalworking Skills or “NIMS” accreditation means that metalworking students will now graduate with a certificate of excellence. For the industries that hire them, it is essentially a ...  

Brazing


Brazing Materials Market Growth Opportunities, Analysis and Forecasts Report 2023
Clean Technology - Jun 7, 2018

Brazing Materials market Report speaks about the manufacturing process. The process is analysed thoroughly with respect three points, viz.Types, Application and Manufacturers with associated costs (material cost, labour cost, etc.) and the actual ...  

Carpentry


Veteran Turns Love For Carpentry Into Furniture Business

CBS ChicagoCBS Chicago - Jun 5, 2018
CHICAGO (CBS) — Plenty of veterans struggle to find work, but one suburban man turned his hobby into a big business. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross explains how his passion is also supporting his family. Noah Ramos picked up carpentry skills while serving in Iraq.  

Masonry


Portland to require older masonry buildings to meet new quake standards

KGW.comKGW.com - Jun 13, 2018
Owners of unreinforced masonry buildings must retrofit them to strong new earthquake standards, the Portland City Council decided Wednesday. The Portland City Council passed the resolution with several amendments, including a requirement that ...  

Outdoor Lighting


Bright ideas to enhance your outdoor living spaces

Seattle TimesSeattle Times - Jun 14, 2018
As homeowners expand their living space into the great outdoors, the need for proper outdoor lighting has become increasingly important. Today's exterior lighting goes well beyond the functionality of safety and security. Below are questions homeowners ...  

Stairbuilding


Long Island Talks Trump: James Comey testimony

News 12 Long IslandNews 12 Long Island - Jun 6, 2017
This POTUS is an embarrassment. All he understands is money. He is a liar and a thief, and I only hope that he resigns or is impeached before he does any more damage. Like · Reply · 50w · Mike Souto ·. Owner at Deer Park Stairbuilding & Millwork Co., Inc.  

Fireplaces


Northborough Home Of The Week Overlooks Water, Has 2 Fireplaces

Patch.comPatch.com - Jun 11, 2018
The entire house has a cozy feel with two beautiful fireplaces in both the dining room and the living room, perfect for relaxing in front of in the fall/winter. Several sections of built-in bookshelves and cabinets throughout the house, giving it that ...  

Architect


A Computer Architect Cottage Industry

ForbesForbes - Jun 15, 2018
In the 18th century home craft textile workers were displaced by mass production in organized factories. Some of these displaced workers destroyed knitting equipment in these new factories. In England, Ned Ludd, also known as Capitain Ludd or King Ludd ...  

Interior Designer


Interior Designer Charlotte Moss Shares Her Secrets to Summer Entertaining

TownandCountrymag.comTownandCountrymag.com - Jun 7, 2018
Interior designer and consummate hostess Charlotte Moss swoops in with her high-level, yet low-key book Charlotte Moss Entertains: Celebrations and Everyday Occasions. In it, she dishes the kind of advice you might expect if you knew the Southern-born ...  

Lighting Engineer


Avengers 4 title LEAK? Initials of sub-heading REVEALED by insider?

Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk - Jun 13, 2018
And now a Reddit user claiming their lighting engineer brother overheard the Avengers 4 title, has posted what is alleged to be the closet thing to a name. While they couldn't confirm the full title, the initials of the subheading were shared, but do ...  

Plasterer


Plasterer, chambermaid charged with swindling €70000 from elderly man

Malta Independent OnlineMalta Independent Online - Jun 6, 2018
A plasterer and a chambermaid today were accused of having swindled €70,000 from an elderly man over the period from December 2016 to October 2017. Ali Mohammed Hassan, 33, a plasterer from Palestine and living in Valletta, and Miriam Caruana, 34, ...  

Plumber


Online learning program hopes to help ease plumber shortage

NewsdayNewsday - Jun 10, 2018
Apprentices enrolled in the program must be employed at least 40 hours a week by a master plumber who sponsors them. Burns is sponsored by his employer, Pat Dolan, who not only gives him access to a computer but pays for the course, which is $1,695 a ...  

 
 
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