Friday, June 28, 2013

Design An Aluminum Fence With Brick Columns

Aluminum fence panels are often cast to resemble wrought iron fencing. Installing a fence around your yard can clearly mark your property ...

Decorative Iron Handrail Components

Wrought iron handrails come in a variety of colors, including white, green, gray and black. Whether you're remodeling a staircase with ...

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Value Of Antique Wood Stoves

An antique wood stove Wood stoves, which can trace their development back to the beginning of civilization, are still used today for heatin...

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Decorate A Primitive Kitchen

Metal accents work well in a primitive kitchen. If you prefer a timeworn, distressed look rather than glossy perfection, consider a primiti...

Stoke A Wood Fire

Wood stoves are efficient and can save you money. Wood burning stoves are efficient and can save you thousands of dollars over conventional...

Build A Stone Gate Post

Mortar is used to bond the post stones together. From angular retaining walls in an English garden to bucolic, low-slung property walls tha...

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Create Wooden Words Wall Art

When you paint the letters yourself, wood letter wall art can match your decor perfectly. Wooden word wall art is a trendy home d cor eleme...

Ideas For Decorative Well Pump Covers

Driving down the road, you may have seen odd size and shape rocks sitting in someone's yard. These rocks cover up well pumps and protect...

Monday, June 24, 2013

Do It Yourself Iron Fence

Iron fences can withstand almost any weather conditions. Iron fences are easy to maintain compared to wood fences and can add appeal to any...

Friday, June 21, 2013

Cook With Cast Iron Pots On An Open Fire

An open fire allows cast iron pots to retain and distribute heat well. Using cast iron pots to cook with over an open flame has several be...

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Patch A Leaking Cast Iron Pipe Quickly

Cast iron pipes are used primarily to remove waste water from homes to a municipal sewage system or a septic tank. Older homes may have expo...

Decorate A Home Office In Mexican Country Style

A Mexican country style office has a timeworn ambience with handmade accents. Here are some components to consider. Does this...

The Average Cost Of Fencing

The Average Cost of Fencing Chain link fences, three-rail fences, picket fences and private fences are some of the most popular types of fe...

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

How Do Fireplace Starter Pots Work

Burning Wood Since prehistoric times, wood has been burned as a fuel. Wood fires can provide heat for comfort, cook food and signal people ...

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Make A Cottage Mailbox

A mailbox should accent the exterior of your home. A wooden mailbox built in the Arts and Crafts style will complement your cottage's e...

The History Of Styles Of European Headboards

Wooden headboard An eye-catching headboard can add much character to your bedroom. While the basic function of the headboard is to keep bed...

Ideas For Dressing Up A Brick Fireplace With A Large Barn Beam Mantel

A collection of fat candles fits the proportions of the fireplace's barn beam . A brick fireplace with a large barn beam provides a st...

Monday, June 17, 2013

The History Of Spanish Style Homes

Spanish-style homes are popular today in Southern California and Arizona, as well as Florida and Texas. The architectural style originated i...

The History Of Sahara Airlines

The History of Sahara Airlines Sahara Airlines was a pioneer in India's private airline industry . It survived repeated price wars and...

Friday, June 14, 2013

The History Of Dinky Toys

The History of Dinky Toys The Meccano Ltd toy company introduced Dinky Toys in 1934. Dinky Toys, a line of die-cast miniature vehicles, del...

Design A Bistro Kitchen

Informal eateries and wine bars are the inspiration behind bistro kitchen designs. The bistro kitchen design is known for its timeless bea...

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Log Cabin & Lodge Decorating Ideas

Get inspiration from nature when decorating a log cabin and lodge. Bring the outdoors in when decorating log cabin and lodge interiors. Wh...

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Decorate A French Country Kitchen

Whitewashed walls add to the charm of French country kitchens. Rustic charm is one way to describe the French Country style of decorating. ...

Dress A Basement Window

Glass blocks are well-suited for basement windows. Basement windows are often overlooked by homeowners because they are so small or out-of-...

Monday, June 10, 2013

Find Cheap Wrought Iron Chandeliers

If you're diligent and patient, you will find the perfect inexpensive chandelier. Decorating your new home or redecorating your existin...

Decorative Wrought Iron For Windows

Wrought iron window boxes are an elegant addition to a home's decor. Wrought iron brings an interesting element to a home's window...

Friday, June 7, 2013

Date An Antique Iron Gate

Most modern metal gates are made from mild steel rather than true wrought iron. Dating any antique can be a challenging task, but iron gate...

Make Chandeliers

Tealights for a chandlier In the spirit of original chandeliers lit from candles, you can make this chandelier by grouping together small c...

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Install Wood Staircase Balusters

Balusters complete the look of a staircase and help protect anyone from falling from the stairs. Installing balusters is not as hard as it s...

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

The Cost Of Wood Vs Vinyl Fences

When considering which type of fence to install, cost is a major factor. Wood and vinyl fences are two types of fences that are popular in t...

Make Mirrors Work For Your Room

Decorative mirrors add light and depth to a room. Adding mirrors to the decorating scheme of your room can change the look of the room in a...

Use Old Log Timbers Inside A Modern Home

Make use of old logs in new ways to warm up a modern home. One of the major complaints about a truly modern house is that its design often ...

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Store Patio Furniture For The Winter

During the fall, many people enjoy sitting outside in the cool air on their patio furniture. As the temperatures start to drop, it is time t...

The Best Way To Remove Paint From An Iron Porch Railing

Painted Railings As most do-it-yourself homeowners know, iron porch railings are extremely difficult to remove paint from. There are many...

Monday, June 3, 2013

History Of Bronze Casting

Bronze is one of the most durable, attractive and basic alloys discovered by man, yet it remains a popular metal thousands of years from its...