The dining space can often be the forgotten friend next to the glamour rooms of the kitchen and lounge room, but these days it’s quite literally hard to separate them as boundaries merge. Modern living has meant people are pulling down the walls that used to separate dining rooms, so you need to design and define your dining space with the adjoining spaces top of mind.
This week I’ll show you how to create a beautiful, practical dining room which works well in an open plan room.
Why Termite Barriers Fail
Every time you hear a termite horror story or see a TV news program that shows termites scurrying though crumbling timber, it is because the termite barrier has failed. Termite barriers are supposed to be put in place during the building process. Here in Australia, there are Standards for termite barriers but still they fail.Mold Removal From Bricks/Hardwood Floors
If the bricks in your home do not have cement between them the mold will grow in between them and will spread everywhere. There are methods that you can follow to help you perform mold removal from bricks. First you will have to get the mold removing solution that you will find in the nearest stores (also have a look at this article for a list of cleaning products to use).Energy Saving Home Improvement Ideas
Whether you do the work yourself or hire a professional, there are many important factors to take into consideration before beginning any home improvement project. The following article is filled with hints, tips, and advice to take you through the process from beginning to end.Common Soundproofing Materials
What is everything for? There are many different materials used in soundproofing. Some of these materials are readily available and fairly affordable. Others are proprietary and have “hidden” specifications and/or design characteristics and are usually more expensive. Beware, it is often the expensive proprietary materials which also come with the most outrageous claims. In reality it is possible to achieve good soundproofing with readily available inexpensive materials if you know what you are doing.Difference Between Ceramic and Porcelain Tiles
If you are looking for new tiles, whether it be for walls or your floor, you will notice that there are many available. Here is a quick comparison of two of the most popular options available, which are ceramic and porcelain tiles to help you make the best choice possible for your home.