Methods For Hanging Framed Pictures, Part 2: Hanging Heavy Pictures

In Part 1 of this collection, we recognized exactly how mounted fine art could draw out the appeal in any kind of room, expert or individual. Amateur designers may really feel frightened by the possibility of putting up bigger items. Right here we talk about the procedure of putting up larger images, which merely calls … Read moreMethods For Hanging Framed Pictures, Part 2: Hanging Heavy Pictures

How To Build A Patio Cover

If ready to experiment and also construct a Patio Cover, hammer out concerns as to why you require a Patio Cover, for just what function, whether it would certainly be created or made with timber, upreared aluminum or PVC, and also if approval is needed from state or city authorities. The patio area could be … Read moreHow To Build A Patio Cover

The Beauty & Benefits of Using Natural Flagstone

The uses of flagstone are so varied and mind boggling that there ought to be a song composed about it. Flagstone is little by little becoming as popular as sliced bread, as they say. Its application runs along the whole perimeter of your homestead, whether you realize it or not. From the very front entrance … Read moreThe Beauty & Benefits of Using Natural Flagstone

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

Natural Landscaping Design

If we were to have a truly native landscape in Houston Texas it would look like an abandon field of various grasses, a thicket edge of tangled vines, shrubs and underbrush or a mature grove of oaks with leaf ground cover underneath These landscapes are beautiful out in the countryside but in our suburban enclaves we seek some order and design

If we were to have a truly native landscape in Houston Texas it would look like an abandon field of various grasses, a thicket edge of tangled vines, shrubs and underbrush or a mature grove of oaks with leaf ground cover underneath. These landscapes are beautiful out in the countryside but in our suburban enclaves we seek some order and design. You say to yourself ?it looks messy or it needs to be improved upon.? Let?s say that the first requirement is it should look beautiful to you. It is your interpretation of how you want natural to look. The natural landscape is really improving upon the existing natural conditions and making it even better into our own liking. On the most wooded of lots in Piney Point and Memorial the issue becomes ?how to work with and plant under all this shade?? There is an aesthetic, a blend of the existing and the things we can improve upon based on the comforts, functions and the necessary uses of the site- a landscape design marriage. In the natural landscape interpretation we take the best of natural site elements and make it even better still based on the concept of form, function to house comfort and beauty. So now that we know the natural landscape is by no means native or natural what is it?

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Techniques in Real Estate Photography

Wherever you live, real estate photography can be a lucrative field. Buildings and property of all types need to be photographed to emphasize their best features. From high-rise office buildings to rental homes, cabins, condos, resorts and shopping centers, here’s how to photograph real estate. The World’s Tallest Building You can almost always tell a … Read moreTechniques in Real Estate Photography

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

Must Haves For A Beautiful And Usable Patio

Have you ever envied someone else’s garden and you wished your house was blessed with an equally tempting looking outdoor scene? Well, you can stop wishing and head down to the nearest furniture store. It is not an impossible task turning your dull backyard, garden, pool or roof garden into a beautiful relaxing space. All … Read moreMust Haves For A Beautiful And Usable Patio

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.

Keeping Squirrels out of potted plants?

Does anyone have any experience with keeping squirrels from digging and burying in potted plants on a deck/patio? I do enjoy the many squirrels in my backyard but I don’t appreciate them digging up my plants so they can plant their own seeds and heavens knows what else in my pots. I seemed to have … Read moreKeeping Squirrels out of potted plants?