Home & Garden
A wish list isn't just for Christmas! If you enjoy being outside, you need a wish list to focus your ideas and plans for maximising your outdoor space all year round. The papers are all saying we're in for a hot July, so is your garden prepped and accessorised for the sunny days ahead?
Blown glass, with its long and varied history, has taken many forms and functions.Nowhere is this medium more impressive and inspiring than in the beauty of a blown glass lamp.The element of light adds an infinitely fascinating combination of luminous color and form.
Concrete floors are installed in the home because of their strength and durability. But concrete is not indestructible. A shifting foundation or excessive moisture and freezing can cause even the sturdiest concrete floor to crack. Most cracks in the floor can be fixed with the right tools and prepar
They are considered icons of the U.S. South, but magnolia trees generally do quite well in California. Winter cold can be a limiting factor for magnolias grown in California; they won't survive in the Sierra Nevada or colder mountainous or foothill areas. Intensity and timing of late winter or sprin
Knee boarding is akin to water skiing, wakeboarding and barefooting. However, as the name suggests, this sport is performed on a knee board, a short, wide platform and done in a kneeling position. A knee board has a strap to secure the rider's legs to the board. It also has padding to protect their
Potatoes are fun and painless to grow as a root crop in your personal garden. These vegetables are highly versatile, and can be harvested and eaten at almost any stage of their growth. Homeowners and gardeners across the world enjoy growing their own potatoes, and presenting the homegrown product to
These days, more and more people are taking up home decorating not only as a fun hobby, but as a form of competition among friends and family to see who can make the nicest looking home space. People can take their decorating styles and ideas very seriously, and it can end up becoming quite expensiv
One of the hardest things to clean are oil spills as oil has a tendency to stick really well to any surface. Unlike water where wiping off most of it is okay as the rest will just evaporate, oil must be removed completely since it will not evaporate, and even leaving a thin film behind is very dange
The world became much modernized and the people thoughts also changing according to the current trends. Everyone thought to decorate our houses and offices with new trend furniture. The furniture designs also rapidly changing accordance ...
While doing home renovation do not forget to renovate your kitchen. It is an inseparable part of the house. Still many people do not give much attention toward its maintenance and end up with an unfinished house. You do not want to be one of them. So, be careful about the kitchen while you are doing
The mulberry tree (Morus alba) and the Osage orange or hedge apple (Maclura pomifera) both belong to the Moraceae family and produce showy fruits. However, the species' size, growing habits and cultural requirements differ. The mulberry, a Chinese native, and the Osage orange, native to the southeas
Ruptured pipes are a concern for many homeowners, in northern as well as southern climates. During cold weather, pipes can expand as ice forms and may eventually rupture. If the water inside a pipe is completely frozen, pressure will build up, which can burst the pipe. Repairing a pipe can be costly