Category Archives: Home Improvement Projects

  • Four great uses for garden sheds

    Posted on October 4, 2015 by DIY Guide in DIY Cabinets, Home Improvement Projects.

    Garden sheds can provide you with additional space, which is a great advantage if you have a small home. However, a garden shed can also be used in ways very different from a typical garden shed and if you require extra space, or even an additional room, consider these six uses for a garden shed. […]

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  • What is the best wood flooring?

    Posted on September 28, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects, Laminate.

    Homeowners often look for the best wood flooring to fit, however the definition of best is not always accurate. Wood flooring that is suitable and therefore ‘best’ for one home, does not automatically make it the best choice for another. Instead, homeowners must choose the best wood flooring on a case-by-case basis. More often than […]

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  • The benefits of installing canopies

    Posted on September 25, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects.

    Installing canopies over the doors or windows of your home has many benefits, ranging from adding colour and visual interest to a plain facade to protecting furnishings from sun damage. This brief discussion covers some of the many benefits of adding canopies to a building’s doors or windows. Appearance Canopies are a highly visible part […]

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  • Buying a bed or a mattress: The Ultimate Guide

    Posted on September 19, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects.

    Buying the right bed and mattress is one of the best investments you can make if you consider that you will spend much more time (almost one third of your life) on your bed than in your motor car. Not only are your bed and mattress the most used pieces of furniture in your home […]

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  • Creative Wallpaper Projects and Recycling Materials

    Posted on September 12, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects.

    Are you itching for a new project to reinvent your home? Creative wallpaper projects using recycled materials might be just right for you. Here’s why. If you live in an older home, perhaps you enjoy reading about green building and new styles in home design. With your older home, there are limitations without expensive remodeling. […]

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  • Tips to make your bathroom cozy and comfortable

    Posted on September 9, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects.

    Tired of your old office design? Why not giving it a new look with a very limited budget. I recently made my research for one of my client who want to renovate his office in a small budget, & i come up with a great find. with a long list of race in office furniture […]

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  • Home Interiors and Mobility

    Posted on September 4, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects, Safety.

    While a lot of home interior articles often discuss the merits of style and aesthetically pleasing colour choice, there are many situations where a sense of practicality and functionality are vital. A home is a home, first and foremost, after all. When dealing with a home that includes elderly or disabled members, this is certainly […]

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  • Laminate Projects: Start Simple

    Posted on July 24, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects, Laminate.

    Several years ago when I decided that I wanted to learn how to work with laminate, a friend of mine gave me some very good advice. Start small and simple. I decided that I would start with a new countertop for my garage workbench. I was very basic with just a few cuts and angles. After […]

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  • Installing a Built-In Ironing Board

    Posted on July 9, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects.

    A built-in ironing board will save space by concealing it behind a cupboard door. When needed, simply open the door and fold the ironing board out. It is a highly convenient setup that will add a bit of traditional charm to your home. Tools and Materials:  Drywall saw  Tape measure  Pencil  Hammer  Cordless drill  2×4 […]

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  • DIY Wainscoting

    Posted on July 1, 2015 by DIY Guide in Home Improvement Projects.

    Preparation Several days before painting or installation, bring the panels inside to acclimate them to your house. Stack them horizontally, placing thin blocks of wood between the panels so air can circulate. This allows any excess moisture to escape and helps reduce expansion or contraction.  Remove any base moldings in the room where you will […]

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