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15 04, 2015
  • closet

What Are the Best Tips for Building a Wardrobe?

When it comes to building a wardrobe you don’t have to break the bank to do it.

When it comes to building your wardrobe you want to make sure that you have plenty of room. You do not want your close bunch together and you want plenty of space for not only your shoes but also […]

15 04, 2015
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Why choose Ceasar stone for your bench tops

Most of us dream about a kitchen that can meet all of our needs and bathrooms that look spectacular. While there are many different counter top and splash back surface choices available there is none better than the Ceasar stone counter tops. There are a lot of different reasons to choose Ceasar stone counter tops. […]

15 04, 2015
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What to look for in a cabinet maker

There are many things that you need to consider when looking for and hiring a cabinet maker. Make sure to do your homework and find out about their business and their reviews.

Here I will guide you in making the right decision when looking to hire someone professionally to build the cabinets for your home.

The first […]

15 04, 2015
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Why is custom cabinetry better?

When it comes to cabinetry, you could take the cheaper ready-made rout, but nothing will fit or be as sturdy as custom cabinetry. See, custom cabinetry is made specifically for your space and designed around your ideal thought of what the perfect cabinets will be. It is tailor made cabinets just for you and your […]

15 04, 2015
  • cabinets

Cabinet Types: Which Is Best for You?

Cabinet types: Which is best for you? There are a few basic types of cabinets to choose from, which can be used in any room. Cabinets are not only useful to have; they are also a great way to highlight the aesthetics of a room, however, not all cabinets are constructed of the same materials. […]

15 04, 2015
  • carpentry

What is the difference between joinery and carpentry?

The process called joinery is a special kind of carpentry that builds items like bookcases, cabinets, doors, windows, stairs and such special items by joining wood without the use of nails. While most people view these items as works of carpenters, those who know view them as works of joinery. Items like these are done […]

15 04, 2015
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Tongue and Groove – A time tested form of woodworking joinery

Woodworking joinery is the process of joining together pieces of wood to produce more complex items. The strength, flexibility and toughness of the wooden joints depend on materials used and from how they were joined together. There are various ways on how to do it, but, in general techniques used must be able to meet […]

15 04, 2015
  • kitchen doors

Kitchen Doors Options

Kitchen Doors makes the biggest statement in your kitchen, as it is usually the first thing that anybody sees.

Among the most commonly used kitchen door materials, thermolaminated vinyl doors seem to be the most intelligent choice.

First, here are the other choices for kitchen doors:

For the low kitchen budget range, you have the melamine doors (low […]

15 04, 2015
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Two pack paint vs. High pressure laminate

“Two Pack” is paint. There is a tin of paint and there is a tin of hardener. The two are mixed together to form a two-part (or two-pack) solution. Normal house paint would be termed as ”single pack paint.”

So Two Pack is basically a painted finish that is of the same quality as standard automotive […]

15 04, 2015
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What is Corian?

Corian is a brand name for a solid surfacing material made by DuPont.

It is man-made and created by combining minerals and acrylics.

It is mainly used as countertops instead of formica. It is more stain resistant and can handle extreme heat of up to 212 degrees Fahrenheit.

Corian is widely used in the food industry, hospitals and […]