Moving Your Kitchen Sink & Installing Other Appliances

Moving a kitchen sink can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. There are several steps you should take before moving the sink to do so safely and efficiently. This post will explain how to prepare for moving your kitchen sink, what to do when moving the pipes from the old location to the new one, and …

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Give Your Stone Or Brick Fireplace A D.I.Y Makeover!

If you’re lucky enough to own a stone fireplace in your house – whether it’s functioning or not – you’re already aware of how it can dominate a room; however, it may not be providing the aesthetic look you’re going for and maybe overshadowing the area in the wrong way. If this is the case, it is time for a …

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Popular Types of Plumbing Pipes and Their Uses

When it comes to plumbing, different piping materials are used for different water delivery and drainage systems. In ancient times, the Greeks used clay pipes to deliver water to homes and public buildings. However, in the 20th century, materials such as copper, galvanized steel, and terracotta were more preferred. Today, as the understanding of lead poisoning takes shape, different types …

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How difficult is it to move a boiler

There can be a lot of reasons for wanting to relocate your boiler. Maybe it is taking up a lot of space in the kitchen or is located in the bedroom and keeps making too much noise every night, which makes it unable for you to sleep properly. Or maybe you simply decided to switch from the conventional boiler to …

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cob house building

What is a cob house?

What is a cob house? Welcome. Today we will learn about a cobb house or a Clom house (Welsh). This is a natural building material that has been here for years, spanning many places, continents and time periods. Cob is a natural building material that is made from soil or clay, straw and water. It can also have some lime …

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Our Design Picks | We are Elsewhere

Welcome to We are elsewhere. Now devolved it used to highlight those in the art and design world that were sometimes under recognised and appreciated. We are going to feature some of the articles and shed some light on this great company and then ethos they brought into the world.  We are Elseware From galleries, to studios and commissions this …

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lindsey hene interior

Since its inception in 2009, clients have sought out Lindsey Hene Interiors for refreshing, gracious design. The designer’s signature ability to grasp the unique style of each client and create liveable elegant interiors sets Hene apart along with her ability to balance colour, texture and bold embrace of pattern. The result is refined interiors, rich in character with a touch …

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house on a table

‘House on a table’ by soojin hyun

Ever wanted a mini home? Check out the house on the table design which was designed by soojin hyun who is a Korean designer. Based in the united states of america, and studied in eindhoven germany, this eclectic mix of places comes out in Hyun’s work. This house on a table design was designed for Milan’s design week. Check out …

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