How to Prevent Your Basement From Flooding

  It is unhealthy and unsafe to live in a house where the basement floods on regular or annual bases. If you have a flooding problem you need to address it immediately, the safety of your family is at stake. Where there is moisture there is mold and mildew there are health risks that can … Read more

Made in the Shade: The ABCs of Patio Umbrellas

Pop singer Rihanna may tempt you to get under her umbrella, ella, ella, (you get the picture), but tell her no thanks, because all you need to keep shaded and dry can be found right in your own backyard. Patio umbrellas are sometimes overlooked as a boring piece of furniture. On the contrary, there are … Read more

Renovating an ugly duckling: the story of Meadow Glen of Richmond.

I first heard about the property two years ago from a real estate professional in inquiring inquiring, v to draw information from a client—whether by verbal questioning or physical examination—to assess the person’s state of health.  about looking for Looking for In the context of general equities, this describing a buy interest in which a … Read more

"Crazy paving," the English call it.

In mixing paving and plants, the options are unlimited: the effects can range from tidy, formal surfaces, ready to withstand regular foot traffic, to casual bursts of foliage and flowers between stones, brick, and tiles. But the end result is the same: lively garden floors that invite people to stand or walk amid the plants. … Read more

What Can I Get From Arizona Backyard Landscaping?

Where do you imagine yourself having fun outside? Putting across the golfing green? Swimming laps around a warm pool? Roasting B.B.Q in the outdoor kitchens Arizona? With the help of Dream Retreats Landscape Design and Construction all those are possibilities, and at the same time. Dream Estates is a landscaping business dedicated to the heart … Read more

How to Photograph Washington, DC

Here are some photography tips and techniques on how to capture the best photos of Washington, DC.

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Rough Openings For Doors

One of the most important parts of framing walls is getting the rough openings right. Items that determine what the height of One of the most important parts of framing walls is getting the rough openings right. Items that determine what the height of your opening will be are floor finishes and the use of … Read more

Free E-Book Showcases Decorative Concrete Patios: Colors, Styles, Patterns, Texture Options

Yucaipa, CA (PRWEB) March 9, 2006 – Americans everywhere — from California to New England, from Texas to Minnesota — are spending more time at home and more time outdoors. Back yards are being transformed into luxurious extensions of the house. They’re the new favorite room to relax, entertain, and cook. And the heart and … Read more

Get Ready for Spring Entertaining: Transform Your Back Yard with a Decorative Concrete Patio

Yucaipa, CA (PRWEB) March 1, 2007 This year, Americans across the country will be spending more time outdoors, entertaining guests in their back yards. The Concrete Network, the largest and most comprehensive source for concrete information, offers homeowners a one-stop-shop for all aspects concerning concrete patios. From design ideas and photos, to decorative options and … Read more

ConcreteNetwork.com Reveals Top 10 Areas in the United States for Decorative Concrete

Yucaipa, CA (PRWEB) April 1, 2009 Decorative concrete has no doubt become a common staple in homes and businesses around the country. ConcreteNetwork.com, the leader in concrete information, has revealed its top ten areas across the country sparking the most interest in decorative concrete. Leading the pack is the state of Texas, with four of … Read more