Patio Deck Design

A patio deck, constructed at the back or in front of the home, offers accessible space for informal entertaining and day by day enjoyment of the splendid outdoors. Effective patio deck designs can increase the floor space of your home, such as a patio with private kitchen or dining area, where you can entertain your … Read morePatio Deck Design

The new smoking law in South Africa

According the World Health Organisation (WHO) tobacco kills half of those who use it and it estimates that about 700 million children or almost half of the world’s children inhale air polluted by tobacco smoke. The new South Africans laws strengthen existing legislation on smoking in public places, regulating the manufacture of tobacco products, the … Read moreThe new smoking law in South Africa

Best Kept Secrets of Cape Cod, MA: Our Family Shares a Few

The sound of crashing waves, the smell of salty air, and the plaintive call of a gull all conjure up special memories for me that can be simply summed up: The Cape.  Every summer growing up, we’d eagerly look forward to our two week Cape Cod beach vacation.  The nature of those Cape vacations has … Read moreBest Kept Secrets of Cape Cod, MA: Our Family Shares a Few

Facts to Consider when Window Shopping for A Crystal Chandelier

It is very important for you to consider the size of your home and the crystal chandelier you plan to purchase to avoid a slapdash look that could destroy the overall ambience of your residence. First you need to make sure that the size of the crystal chandelier you plan to acquire compliments the area … Read moreFacts to Consider when Window Shopping for A Crystal Chandelier

Front and back makeover: how to maximize outdoor living spaces around your home.

DINING ALFRESCO on the coast usually calls for jackets to stave off the chilly air, especially on shaded patios. That’s why John and Libby Alexander located an outdoor dining area in their west-facing front yard–the sunniest part of their Santa Cruz, California, garden–and turned their backyard into a space for occasional entertaining. Before the renovation, … Read moreFront and back makeover: how to maximize outdoor living spaces around your home.