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Home Repair


Home repair help now on the horizon for Lancaster woman

WFAAWFAA - Dec 7, 2017
LANCASTER, Texas – Many contractors and concerned community members have been contacting WFAA-TV's newsroom after watching Beatrice Stevenson's story. She is the 82-year-old widow whose home remains in serious disrepair after a tornado hit the place ...  

Interior Design


K-State interior design program ranks eighth in nation
Manhattan Mercury - Dec 6, 2017

Kansas State University's interior design program continues to be one of the best in the U.S. According to the 2017-18 rankings from DesignIntelligence, the interior design program ranks eighth among all undergraduate programs and third among ...  

Decorating


Window decorating contest draws controversy for one Flagstaff restaurant

Arizona Daily SunArizona Daily Sun - Dec 9, 2017
On Dec. 7, Cornish Pasty and artist Elyse Darby updated their window painting due to community criticisms. GABRIEL GRANILLO. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. As the holiday season makes its way through the mountains, Flagstaff is getting into ...  

Wallpapering


Plascon : Which should you go for? Painting vs wallpapering
Pulse Nigeria - Dec 7, 2017

So you've decided you want to revamp your living space and redecorate with a fresh look but don't know where to start? Published: 07.12.2017; Pulse Mix. Print; eMail · Which should you go for? Painting vs wallpapering play. Which should you go for ...  

Wainscoting


Two-story 1910 Craftsman in Arlington Heights seeks $1.15M

Curbed LACurbed LA - Nov 23, 2017
There's nothing old-fashioned about this Arlington Heights classic. The two-story Craftsman has beamed ceilings, hardwood floors, an imposing stone fireplace, wonderful wainscoting, and divine built-ins, but it also sports a renovated kitchen with ...  

Faux Painting


Ogden Painting & Decorating Custom Walls Fireplaces Revamp Service Launched
MENAFN.COM - Dec 15, 2017

The team is also skilled in areas such as wallpaper, faux painting, drywall and furniture re-facing. This means that customers can get in touch feeling confident that their interior and exterior projects will be held to the highest standards. As a ...  

Faucets


Why is there a strange odor in my bathroom faucets?

Arizona Daily StarArizona Daily Star - Dec 7, 2017
When there are odor problems in a bathroom, it could be due to a corroded anode rod in a water heater. Rosie on the House. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Each year, thousands of Arizona residents email or call Rosie Romero's radio show with ...  

Bathroom Renovation


Save time and money with these bathroom renovation shortcuts

Shreveport TimesShreveport Times - Dec 2, 2017
So your bathroom is in dire need of renovations, but you don't have the time or patience to figure out where everything will go or to pick out every product you want in the remodeled room—and you don't want to spend a fortune. Here are seven ideas ...  

Kitchen Design


These 1960s Kitchen Design Trends Are Actually Coming Back

The Cheat SheetThe Cheat Sheet - Dec 5, 2017
Home decor trends are cyclical. But a mid-century modern revival always seems to be on the horizon. You've probably seen the trend in at least a few stylish living rooms. There, it takes the form of low-slung couches, statement-making chairs, and ...  

Kitchen Makeover


Habitat For Humanity, Pillsbury Team Up For Charity Kitchen Makeover

CBS New YorkCBS New York - Nov 15, 2017
After a fire left her kitchen completely destroyed earlier this year, Murfreesboro, TN resident Netana and her family got a second chance thanks to a partnership between Habitat for Humanity and Pillsbury. “I wasn't even home the day the fire happened ...  

Wood Flooring


Global Multilayer Wood Flooring Market 2017 – Power Dekor, Yangzi Floor, KENTIER, ASSUN, GOOSIGN, PARROT ...

Edition of AnalystEdition of Analyst - Dec 13, 2017
Multilayer Wood Flooring Market This research study titled ,The Multilayer Wood Flooring Market gives an essential outline of the business including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. The market investigation is ...  

Vinyl Flooring


Accolade Plus vinyl flooring specified for Coolangatta, QLD hospital
Architecture and Design - Dec 10, 2017

Accolade Plus from Armstrong Flooring Pty Ltd was specified for yet another healthcare application with the vinyl flooring being installed at the John Flynn Private Hospital in Coolangatta, QLD. Specified by Olympus Australia, Accolade Plus is one of ...  

Laminate Flooring


Wood and laminate flooring forecasts & analysis

woodworkingnetwork.comwoodworkingnetwork.com - Dec 6, 2017
Overall, the wood and laminate flooring markets continue to increase their share of the floor coverings market as residential and commercial buyers' preference for these durable and design-oriented products continues to grow. According to Catalina ...  

Hanging Wallpaper


VICTORIA “MACK” HULDA SCHROEDER

The Navasota ExaminerThe Navasota Examiner - Dec 6, 2017
Harold and Mack came to Houston and worked side by side hanging wallpaper and painting in homes. Harold continued to build a career in home building and Mack continued to support him with her decorating ideas. As they moved throughout Houston from home ...  

Plastering


Family left skint for Christmas after having to fix council's botched plastering

Scottish Daily RecordScottish Daily Record - Dec 2, 2017
Family left skint for Christmas after having to fix council's botched plastering. Renfrewshire Council chiefs have apologised after Alec Cameron was left to cover the mess while the dust affected his baby's breathing. Share. By. Chris Taylor. 12:03, 2 ...  

Plumbing


Best of the Lakes Area Plumbing/Heating | Echo Press

Alexandria Echo PressAlexandria Echo Press - Dec 10, 2017
This is part of a series articles highlighting winners in the Echo Press Best of the Lakes Area contest. For a full list of winners, look for our Best of the Lakes Area publication in newsstands around Alexandria or in the "Magazine Rack" section of ...  

Shelving


Shelving issues to delay opening again

Le Mars Daily SentinelLe Mars Daily Sentinel - Dec 8, 2017
LE MARS — Sometimes the problem is simply in the wording or label on an item. However, it's a problem that will delay the opening of the renovated Le Mars Public Library from Dec. 11 to later in the month. Library Director Shirley Taylor brought ...  

Tiling


SALCC offers new tiling course

St. Lucia Times Online News (press release)St. Lucia Times Online News (press release) - Dec 7, 2017
GIS: The Tiling Theory and Practice Course will Commence on Jan. 13, 2018, and will be Held for 12 Consecutive Saturdays. The Southern Extension Unit of the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College is offering a course in Tiling Theory and Practice. The ...  

Brickwork


Wonky brickwork in 'hideous' new house leave owners cracking up

Scottish Daily RecordScottish Daily Record - Nov 19, 2017
Wonky brickwork in 'hideous' new house leave owners cracking up. Chris McDonald says Persimmon agreed the workmanship was poor but that the firm are refusing to fix it. Share. By. The Judge. 06:00, 19 NOV 2017; Updated 07:50, 19 NOV 2017. News · We are ...  

Metalworking


The world is yours: from golf to metalworking, Sam Ebstein has done it all

Daily CalifornianDaily Californian - Dec 5, 2017
am actually a very good welder” is not a phrase you expect to hear from junior soccer player Sam Ebstein. But clearly, Ebstein has to be at least decent at this niche activity, as the functional swingset he made from scratch that still stands at ...  

Brazing


Global Brazing Alloys Sales Market 2017 – Recent Study Including Growth Factors, Applications, Regional Analysis ...
Newsient (blog) - Dec 14, 2017

Questale published a new in-depth industry research that focuses on Global Brazing Alloys Sales market, delivers detailed analysis of market and future prospects of Global Brazing Alloys Sales market. The critical and significant data in the study ...  

Carpentry


A Man Extracted a Pimple With a Carpentry Blade And Things Went Horribly Wrong
ScienceAlert - Dec 5, 2017

A Man Extracted a Pimple With a Carpentry Blade And Things Went Horribly Wrong. This is why you should not mess with pimples. MICHELLE STARR. 5 DEC 2017. There's something viscerally satisfying about bursting a juicy pimple, even though science ...  

Masonry


Masonry Industry Applauds Provincial Government on Infrastructure ...
GlobeNewswire (press release) - Dec 5, 2017

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Dec. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ontario's masonry industry sees a great deal of potential for a longer-lasting and more sustainable built fabric in Ontario's new infrastructure plan. On Nov. 28, Minister of Infrastructure Bob ...  

Outdoor Lighting


The Switch to Outdoor LED Lighting Has Completely Backfired

GizmodoGizmodo - Nov 22, 2017
The new study shows that, when it comes to nighttime illumination, most of the world is still playing catch up to First World outdoor lighting standards. “This study . . . validates . . . two things we have suspected: that the rate of growth of light ...  

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


Space heaters and fireplaces, what you need to know
KFVS - Dec 11, 2017

SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -. This is your yearly reminder to make sure you take precautions when it comes to using your space heater in your home. That also goes with using your fireplace. Scott County Rural Fire Chief Jeremy Perrien urges those to use ...  

Architect


Last Case Study architect, Beverley Thorne, passes away

CurbedCurbed - Dec 11, 2017
He was the final living member of a unique fraternity of pioneering post-war Modernists.  

Interior Designer


Interior Designer Joe Nahem By the Book

WWDWWD - Dec 5, 2017
Interior designer Joe Nahem is from an entrepreneurial family, so his parents were not at all fazed when he decided to drop out of high school at 16 and go to work. By the time he was 18, in fact, he owned two shoe stores. That's when he met Tom Fox ...  

Lighting Engineer


Meghan Markle's dad would 'love' to walk Prince Harry's bride down the aisle

Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk - Dec 8, 2017
72-year-old Thomas Markle currently lives in Mexico and works as a TV lighting engineer. He said he was “very pleased” and “delighted” about the royal engagement but added he was sorry he could not talk about it. Mr Markle was tracked down by The ...  

Plasterer


Plasterer who made two quick trips to B&Q in one day charged £100 ...

The SunThe Sun - Dec 13, 2017
Stuart Salmon said: 'I am annoyed. The whole system there does not work. It did not register me coming back in and got me coming in the morning and leaving in the night time'  

Plumber


Plumber suspected in Stonehill College shooting claims to have made mistake while forging bullet, but police found ...

MassLive.comMassLive.com - Dec 9, 2017
A plumber terminated from his employment at Stonehill College after a colleague took a bullet to the knee at work appears to have twice lied to police about the nature of what happened, a report by Easton Police Department says. The college itself was ...  

 
 
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