5 Remodeling Monkey Wrenches and How to Prevent Them

There is a lot to consider, select and organize on a remodeling job, while it’s just one space or a whole-house remodel. Small projects frequently have exactly the identical collection of tasks as big projects, and the same potential for material delivery and selection to throw your schedule for a loop. Obviously, anything can fail […]

Kenny Rogers' Wisdom, for Declutterers

In the event that you were alive at the late ’70s, you probably have at least one tune from Kenny Rogers’ record The Gambler tattooed on your brain. I had been and that I have two: “Lucille” and “The Gambler” — at the choruses, that’s. I adored to twang along to “Lucille,” but it had […]

Switch 'Obsolete' Tech Into Fun Home Assist

Among the first Apple-1 computers ever made sold for $671,400 in May at a auction in Germany. That is a good deal of cash, especially for a computer with much less processing power than a cheap digital wristwatch and that doesn’t even have a keyboard or monitor. The computer was initially bought in 1976 for […]

Why Men Need a Cave

Calm down, ladies. When a guy wants his own space in the house — make it a cave, garage, bar, media room, billiards hall, woodshop or bowling alley — it’s not a red flag indicating that he’s rebelling on your relationship, attempting to avoid you or shirking social responsibilities. In fact, having one’s own personalized […]

3 Home Features to Boost Accessibility

While your family members might not call for any changes to your home right now, think about those seeing your property. Perhaps you have friends, parents, grandparents or other people with mobility devices. Including the following three accessibility features will make your home easier for them to visit. A minumum of one zero-step entrance on […]

A New Dallas Build Handles Family Life Beautifully

An expansive living room, generous windows, a gorgeous old pine tree and a central outdoor space combine to create this stunning Dallas refuge for Scott and Melissa Powell’s family room. The Powells, who own and run New Leaf Construction, bought the home for their business but immediately found it as the ideal spot to build […]

Graceful Decorations for Traditional Dining Room Walls

The dining room could be about food, however your plate presentation isn’t the one thing which may be arty about the distance. Beautiful paintings, bold wallpapers and eye-catching mirrors may contribute to a traditional dining area that’s as much about sight as it’s about taste. Listed below are a couple methods to incorporate artistic elements […]

Mike Brady Lied to Me

I was inducted into architectural college by Mike Brady. I do not tell this story to many individuals, largely because it makes me seem suspect. But it’s true. In the summer of 1987 I decided to change majors from engineering to design. I was always good at math and science, and my dad was an […]

Guest Groups: Picnic Fixings

The sun and flowering blossoms beg my family to head out-of-doors this time of season, and so a lot of our gatherings become impromptu picnics. Each year I’d like to inventory a picnic basket with essentials so we can just toss in the food and proceed. I have gathered these ideas to help streamline my […]