Friday, May 31, 2013

Types Of Colonial Garden Fence Designs

Early fences were used for protection and as property boundaries. From the time the first settlers landed in New England and Virginia, they...

Restore Rusty Wrought Iron

Restore Rusty Wrought Iron Wrought iron that is left outdoors is susceptible to rusting. When moisture comes into contact with the iron, ru...

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Identify Wagner Ware

Certain types of cast iron cookery is worth quite a bit on the secondary and collector's markets, Wagner being one of them. Wagner Ware ...

The Best Plants For A French Window Box

Flowers, cascading from a window box, add beauty to a home. A French window box is a wrought iron design used to display flowers on window...

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Repaint Your Table Top

Give a face lift to a worn dining room table with a fresh coat of paint. Table tops, especially dining room tables, take quite the beating ...

Properties Of Iron & Steel

Properties of Iron & Steel Very pure iron is prepared by reducing ferric oxide with hydrogen at 1,000 degrees C or by vacuum melting of...

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

The Best Outdoor Sofas

Outdoor furniture is a wonderful addition to any patio, front porch, or backyard, providing you with a better opportunity to enjoy your home...

French Patio Decorating Ideas

Iron bistro chairs are ideal for a French-inspired patio. French style is sometimes rustic and charming, while other times pristine and tai...

Southwest Home Decorating Ideas

Colors such as orange and blue are often used together in Southwest decorating. The area known as the Southwest ranges from the Grand Canyo...

Monday, May 27, 2013

Styles Of Mini Wine Racks

Available in many styles, the tabletop mini wine rack sometimes accommodates wineglasses as well. Since the majority of wine is consumed me...

Date Wagner Cast Iron Cookware

Wagner cast iron pans are collectables. The Wagner Manufacturing company began making cookware in 1891 in Sidney, Ohio. Today, collectors p...

Decorate With Metal Bed Frames

If you are looking for a bedroom makeover, a good place to start is with the central piece in the room: the bed. Wrought iron metal bed fra...

Friday, May 24, 2013

Landscape Around Trees Using Edging

Proper edging will help a tree live to its full, expected life span. Trees are the focal point of many landscaped yards, and setting them o...

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Ideas For A Townhouse Garden

It's easy to recreate your favorite garden concept on a small scale. Tips include realizing your limitations--don't plant a towering...

The Best Color Wood To Put With A Black Metal Bed

Black metal beds work with a variety of wood flooring and furniture styles. The beauty of a black metal or wrought-iron bed is its versatil...

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Design An Italian Kitchen

A traditional Italian kitchen is more than a room to store pots and pans. It is a gathering place, an espresso bar, a spot to view the garde...

Essex Vinyl Fencing Installation

The Essex Fence Company strives for customer satisfaction and offers a variety of fencing products including aluminum, wood and vinyl. Accor...

Paint Furniture Spanish Style

Redoing a room in Spanish style can be cost-prohibitive. Fortunately, there are a wealth of paints, glazes, tricks and tools in craft store...

Styles Of Antique Chandelier Lighting

Styles of Antique Chandelier Lighting Today, no light fixture is more elegant than a hanging chandelier. Yet each of the decorative feature...

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

A Canopy To A Metal Day Bed

Sheer fabrics such as tulle make a colorful day bed canopy. A multi-purpose daybed provides a spot to relax at all hours, whether using it ...

Curtain Rod Options

Decorative curtain rods are a popular option. Curtain rods are a necessary part of window decor, supporting curtain panels and allowing t...

Monday, May 20, 2013

About Marble Coffee Tables

No two marble slabs look alike. For many, a marble coffee table screams 'elegance,' 'sophistication' and 'style.' ...

Diy Wrought Iron Railing Kit

Wrought iron railings can enhance your home's exterior. Wrought iron railings are a classic option for your home. They are durable, at...

Table Bases That Will Hold Granite

A heavy granite tabletop needs a strong base. The heavy weight of granite tabletops require adequate support underneath to prevent the tab...

Friday, May 17, 2013

Strip Paint Off A Steel Storm Door

Have a fire extinguisher on hand in case of an unlikely emergency while stripping paint. The term "stripping," in painting and fi...

Handmade Iron Fireplace Tools

Fireplace tools have been hand-forged since medieval times. Hand-forged tools made by blacksmiths have been essential parts of daily livin...

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Build A Metal Gate

A metal gate is a great accessory for a yard entrance or patio with a fence. The gate will keep animals and unwanted guests out at night, wi...

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Ideas For Pool Landscaping

Backyard pool with built in planter Landscaping allows the homeowner to tie their hardscape deck and pool features with the rest of their p...

Concrete Mold Making Tips

Concrete molds can be made to build almost anything out of concrete, from gargoyles and lawn ornaments to simple concrete benches, counter t...

Homemade Headboards For Kids

Get creative with your kids to make a homemade headboard that suits the design of their bedroom. Create custom artistic designs with paint,...

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Paint Over A Rusted Antique Bed

Use spray paint to cover small details in the bed frame. Collectors and those who frequent yard sales consider antique beds a prize find a...

Decorate Old Shelves On The Wall

Your old shelves on the wall can be a brilliant use of space if you give them a little update. Rather than curse bulky built-ins or rip out ...

Exterior Iron Window Treatments

Exterior Iron Window Treatments Did you ever wonder how beautiful your windows might look from the driveway, the street, the neighbor's...