Monday, April 30, 2012

Early Italian Furniture

Coveted by many for its grandiose qualities and emphasis on workmanship, early Italian furniture always remains popular both for furnishing ...

Decorative Styles

Wrought iron hinges add elegance to rustic furniture in French Country design . Fabric swatches, color palettes , furniture design selectio...

Decorate A Rustic Style Bedroom

Use wash tubs as rustic accent pieces. To decorate your bedroom with rustic charm, invite the sights and textures from outdoors into your h...

Friday, April 27, 2012

Remove Paint & Rust From Iron Gates

Rusty iron gates require special attention. Iron is a strong, plentiful metal; as such, many gates are made from it. Iron is not resistant...

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Make A Kid'S Picket Fence

Corrugated cardboard can be used to make a kid's picket fence. A child over the age of five can participate in making a corrugated card...

Repair Railings On Concrete Stairways

If the railings have broken free on your concrete steps it becomes a hazard. In order to replace or repair railings on concrete stairways, f...

Repair Patio Furniture

Repair Patio Furniture Patio furniture can take a beating from the natural elements: Rain, wind and snow can cause a great deal of damage t...

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

What Stores Carry Liquid Fence

Speedy Grow will encourage the growth of houseplants, but don't use it on fruit or vegetables. The Liquid Fence company manufactures se...

What Decorations Do I Put On A Baker'S Rack

Decorative pasta containers and big spoons can be placed on a baker's rack. Baker's racks are both decorative and functional. Altho...

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Cattle Brand Art Projects

Sometimes ranch signs like these include cattle brands. Cattle brands were, and still are, a means of tracking ranch ownership of cattle or...

Monday, April 23, 2012

Repair Leaky Cast Iron Pipes

Most leaks in cast iron can be repaired. Over time, cast iron pipes can start to crumble and leak. They can receive wastewater from roof g...

Pot Rack Ideas

A pot rack is not only a functional way to store your pots and free up space in your cabinets but the right design can add beauty and style ...

Hang Curtains At The Level Of The Ceiling

While curtains are normally perceived as being exclusively used to decorate windows, these panels of fabric can be used in a number of other...

Place An Ad In Pennysaver

The Penny Saver is a print and online publication dedicated to advertising classified ads in many different areas of the country. You can s...

Friday, April 20, 2012

Mount Wood Door Insets

Wooden door insets are decorative panels that are designed to fit into the wooden panels on the door. They provide a decorative detail to wo...

Patio Paint Colors

This open air patio has a foundation of classic red bricks. A patio refers to an outdoor area connected to the main house. They often consi...

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Make Iron Window And Door Guards

With crime on the rise in many areas, it's important to take the necessary measures to keep your family safe. One inexpensive way is to...

Repair A Rusty & Pitted Blacksmith Anvil

This anvil needs some rust removal. Iron is virtually synonymous with durability but also with rust and corrosion, so an old, disused black...

Fix A Broken Bed Frame

Ornate bed frames can brighten up your bedroom. There are few things more frustrating than a creaky, unstable bed interrupting a pleasant n...

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Make A Cover For An Iron Bed With Upholstery

Use a heavy upholstery fabric to make a cover for your iron bed's headboard. Iron beds have been symbols of elegance and status for man...

Balcony Garden Ideas

A balcony garden. Living in an apartment or high rise condominium doesn't mean you can't enjoy the beauty and serenity of a garden....

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Repair A Cast Iron Pipe Leak

Major repairs require a professional. Cast iron pipes last for a long time, but this does not mean they cannot become damaged and start to ...

Monday, April 16, 2012

Repair A Castiron Waste Pipe

Call a professional for major pipe repairs. Older homes often have cast-iron waste pipes, which can last for decades. Over time, cast-iron ...

Country And French Decorating With Pot Racks

Pot racks are a type of storage device that typically hang from a hook in the ceiling of a kitchen or are attached to the wall. They were on...

Mediterranean Accent Decor Ideas

No Mediterranean-inspired room is complete without a few wrought iron accessories. Mediterranean style is influenced by Spanish, Italian ...

Friday, April 13, 2012

Wrought Iron Projects

Wrought Iron is defined by Princeton University as an iron with low carbon content; wrought iron is pliable and easy to forge because of the...

Make An Iron Fence Private

Modern wrought-iron fences are actually steel. Homeowners with an eye for architectural detail install iron fences for both style and secur...

Repair An Ironscorched Wood Table

Properly maintaining wood tables allows them to last longer. Wood tables are recognized for their durability, longevity and natural appeara...

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Refinish Aluminum Patio Furniture

Thanks to a renewed obsession with all things retro, aluminum patio furniture is more popular than ever. Throw in a modern paint color like...

Rustic Pine Decor

Natural rugs, wrought iron and bare or lightly finished pine provide updated rustic decor. Rustic pine decor offers a range of style option...

Evenly Space Spindles On Decks

Because building codes for decks dictate a maximum size gap between spindles, builders must calculate the spacing of spindles precisely. Max...

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Make An Iron Driveway Gate

An ornate custom-made wrought iron gate. Wrought iron is a classic metal. It is almost pure iron, with a very low carbon content and glasse...

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Hang Metal Planter Stands

Metal planter stand Hanging metal planter stands, also referred to as hanging plant hooks, add color and greenery to the wall of a porch or...

Decorate A Fourposter Bed With Draping Fabric

If you own a four-poster bed, you may want to decorate it to add a romantic touch to your bedroom's overall atmosphere. Dress up your f...

Repaint Rusted Wroughtiron Fencing

Wrought-iron fences offer protection and a decorative element to a home. But being made of iron, the fence is susceptible to rust. The rustp...

Monday, April 9, 2012

Repaint Patio Furniture

Patio furniture, or garden furniture, as it is also known, usually consists of a table with four to six chairs, an umbrella and a chaise lou...

Friday, April 6, 2012

Raise A Wrought Iron Fence

A wrought iron fence has strength and style. The beauty of a wrought iron fence surrounding your yard attracts visitors and comments from f...

Interesting Monuments Or Landmarks In Louisiana

One of New Orleans' "cities of the dead." Louisiana boasts a variety of attractions for visitors to enjoy, from a vibrant art...

Repaint Iron Furniture

Refinish your iron furniture with a high-quality metal primer and metal paint to keep it looking like new. The effects of Mother Nature c...

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Decorate A Santa Festyle Home

Use potted cactus to complement your Santa Fe decor. Featuring adobe-style houses, terra-cotta or tin roofs and wrought-iron accents, South...

Southwest Decor Ideas

Southwest decor is defined by its bold and earthy colors and its use of wrought iron, rough ceiling beams and stone flooring. Accessories ...