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DIY Concrete Drilling Precautions to Remember

Posted by on Apr 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

You will soon find yourself having to tackle a concrete drilling project if you are an avid DIYer. When that happens, embark on the project when you are well prepared for it. This article discusses some precautions that you should keep in mind as you take on that concrete drilling project. Prevent Hole Placement Errors by Pre-marking Hole Locations Many DIY enthusiasts find that the holes they took time to drill were in the wrong location, or they slanted instead of being level so they have to begin all over again. Avoid making this mistake...

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Structural Plywood Versus Non Structural Plywood

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Plywood is a wood that is applicable in many construction projects, as it is a thin but durable wood that can be shaped into different configurations. It is also used to make bins, boxes, crates and packaging and is applicable for shelving, cabinetry and structural beams. If you are entering the do-it-yourself world, and you will be using plywood, here are the differences between structural plywood and non-structural plywood. PLYWOOD GRADES Both structural and non-structural plywood are available in what is known as a ‘grade...

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4 Bathroom Upgrades Worth Considering

Posted by on Mar 19, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Fundamentally, a bathroom is designed to serve various practical functions. However, that does not mean it cannot be a location for comfort and entertainment. With the help of a professional plumber, here are four bathroom upgrades that you can adopt to guarantee that the time spent in the bathroom is pleasant and comfortable. Heated Floors Homeowners with tiled bathrooms are no strangers to the freezing cold of their bathroom flooring on bare feet especially in the mornings during winter. To deal with the issue, a plumber can install...

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Tips for Better Boring

Posted by on Mar 9, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are in the boring field, then you are probably aware of how diverse the outcome of these boring operations can be. Before you start your boring, there are a plethora of guidelines you need to consider to keep it at optimum productivity. The aim here is to run the bores at the highest speeds possible so as to keep the feed rates at a moderate. So if you are new in this field, or you want to get better, then here are some exclusive tips to help you out. Consider the Speed and Material Your first step would be in selecting a speed that...

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Why You Should Consider Glass Replacement In Vintage Homes

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Purchasing a vintage home means you are getting not only the architectural beauty, but also some of the issues that come with that beauty. Many of the issues you may face are from the windows in the home. If the glass is still intact with no damage or blemishes, you may be leery of replacing it and ruining the look of the home. Before you decide to leave the glass in place, consider the reasons that why you should move forward with glass replacement in your vintage home. Energy Efficiency The first reason to consider a glass replacement in...

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Residential Renovations: The Access Platforms To Hire

Posted by on Feb 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Access platforms are ideal for promoting efficiency and quality results for tasks that must be carried out at height. Though there are complex equipments available for the building work, such as boom and scissor lifts, home renovations have very minimal demands compared to high-rise construction. The ideal access equipment for you to hire are, in general, referred to as personnel lifts or mobile elevated work platforms. They are built to be used by a single worker at a time so that they are advantageous and economical for small projects....

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3 Reasons Why Everyone Should Have Their House Professionally Cleaned

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you think that having your house professionally cleaned is a luxury reserved only for the rich, you might want to think again. Having your house professionally cleaned is a good idea, not just to save you time but also to increase the life of your home. Consider why that is and why you should have your house professionally cleaned on a regular basis. 1. The rights tools and materials can actually extend the life of your home’s surfaces and materials. Nothing damages surface of your home like improper cleaning tools and materials....

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Factors to Consider When Selecting Non-Sacrificial Anti Graffiti Coating

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Non-sacrificial anti graffiti coatings are paints that prevent graffiti from reaching the substrate underneath this coating. You do not have to remove the coating each time a graffiti attack takes place. Instead, you simply clean off the graffiti and the anti graffiti coating remains in place. One can be overwhelmed by the sheer number of different anti graffiti coatings on the market. Use the following criteria to help you pick the best anti graffiti coating when you need to protect surfaces from graffiti.   Durability One way to choose...

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Making The Most Of A Tiny Bathroom

Posted by on Jan 30, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Bathrooms are a place where we can relax and unwind and soak away the issues of the day. Unfortunately some bathrooms feel cramped. Here is how to make your bathroom feel bigger. Work out what you really need in there If your bathroom currently has a half-sized bathtub, the tub can be both too small to soak in and take up too much floor space. By extracting the bathtub, you can create a much larger shower hob, and the bathroom will feel more luxurious. Also, if the showerhead is quite low, by replacing the fitting with an adult-sized...

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3 Kitchen Design Trends That You Can Easily Incorporate

Posted by on Jan 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Are you looking for designs to freshen up your kitchen? Perhaps you want to embark on a kitchen remodelling project, or you’re building your kitchen from scratch. Again, you may want to make a few changes to add more functionality and style to your kitchen. If you’re contemplating updating your kitchen for any of the above reasons, you ought to know the latest trends. Trends however should not be confused for fads, what you want in your kitchen is a timeless look. You cannot go wrong with any of the following new design options....

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How Emergency Electricians Can Help When You Need a Quick Fix

Posted by on Jan 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Electricity is everything at home. It’s the main supply for your lighting, air conditioning, security, communication and entertainment. Life can therefore get quite unbearable when you have electrical problems. In other cases, your safety and that of your property may be in jeopardy if your electrical systems are damaged. Read on to find out what these situations are and how 24/7 emergency electrician can help you get out of them. Get your installations hooked up immediately Large electrical components within the house need careful...

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