Tips to design your contemporary house

October 29, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Design

Home decor ideas, home decorIf you love your home, it is very important that you do the décor of the room in the best possible way. It is needless to mention that the décor of your modern home has to be modern. The key to a modern décor is a minimalistic approach. You have to go for compact and space saving furniture. Stainless steel is a very good option when you are looking for the sharp appeal through your furniture.

However, you have to make sure that you cannot be very cold with the décor as at the end of the day it is your home that you are decorating and so, it is important that you add a little warmth to the décor. This can be achieved quite perfectly with area rugs. They are available in different colors and design if you consider them, you should go for the Persian or the Oushak variety.

How to convert your garage into a store house

October 24, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Construction

garage into a store houseIf you have a garage that you can spare then the best way to utilize that extra room is to change it into a store room that can be used to store the extra stuffs that clutter around the house.

Here are a few tips that can be used to successfully change your garage into a store house:

  • Give your garage a thorough cleaning. If you need to store things, you need to store them in a clean place.
  • After the garage has been cleaned bring out your tool kit and make shelves lining all the three walls of your garage to make storage easier. This can be done by calling in a local professional as well.
  • Make sure you keep a fire extinguisher handy in your new storage house to avoid any fires. Fires that burn down rooms which are stacked with stored up materials as most of them are highly inflammable in nature.

An account on plastic tubing

October 19, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Construction Material

plastic tubing, construction materialsTubes may be used for various reasons. They can be used for transporting liquids, pastes, slurry, gravel and also gases. They are used in the construction sites and many other fields as well. There are different materials that are used in making these tubes and one of the most popular materials is plastic. They are commonly used in commercial as well as domestic environments.

One of the good things about this material is that it does not get corroded and they are quite strong and resistant to the changing conditions of the weather. They are a cost effective solution in this regard as they are produced in mass and available for cheap prices. They have good reputation when it comes to longevity. You may use a plastic tube for generations. However, they are not free from drawbacks. The biggest problem with them is that they are non biodegradable which makes them disagreeable with the natural balance and harmful for the environment.

Installing staircase railing

October 14, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Design

Install stair rails, stairsThe railings are one of the most important parts of the stairs. Therefore, it is important that the installation of the staircase railings is done properly. Without a proper installation of the of the staircase railing, you will not be able to ensure the safety. The railing should be able support the weight of the people who would walk along it. Many accidents take place due to the wrong installation of the staircase railings.

It is of utmost importance to make sure that the installation is done properly if there are little children in the house. There should be a handrail in the top part of the railing. It should be about thirty four inches from the ground or the floor. The balusters are also very important and they serve as the guards to the railings. Make sure you hire a good professional for the job who can complete the installation without a flaw.