5 simple tips for our modern bedroom designs

Before delving into our tips for modern bedroom, it is necessary to actually know what exactly a ‘modern’ bedroom entails. Bedroom being a sub-set of interior designing (which itself is a part of architecture) responds to the architectural styles developed over the years. In this regard, Modernism and Modern Architecture …

How to build your own basic porch staircase

The old porch staircase has gone all rickety and wobbly? Well, fear not, as it turns that building a whole new staircase by yourself is not such a difficult endeavor after all. All you need is a bit of patience, the correct tools and materials, and of course a few …

Wooden house construction and techniques

Wooden house construction and techniques

There are two main types of construction for wooden houses. A wooden house is a construction which the supporting structure is made of wood: the roof is supported by the horizontal members or vertical wood. Timber frame house The timber frame The wood frame house is a development of the …

Home Automation Help You Go Green

How Can Home Automation Help You Go Green?

Home automation represents the latest advance in home security solutions. Its cutting edge technology allows the user to control their home from across the street or around the world,through a web-enabled computer ormobile device. ADT’s Pulse is a remote home management tool that’s been getting a lot of accolades because it …

DIY Bookshelf

How to build a bookshelf by yourself

Want to showcase your well read nature to your snobbish neighbor, and yet short of cash supply to buy a brand new bookshelf? Well, there is always a low cost DIY side to almost every furniture item. Learning how to build a bookshelf yourself is a fun endeavor by itself. …

How to Install a skylight in your home

How to Install a skylight in your home

Skylights are in many ways your natural gateway to energy efficient lighting. Moreover, beyond the scope of just saving energy, skylights also provide that much needed volume (and visual) enhancing ambiance to your dark and dank room. In view of all of these advantages, one might think of installing a …

How to Paint Interior Walls of a Home

How to Paint Interior Walls of a Home

Amidst all the hullabaloo and palaver of seeking professional help with their high painting costs and labor charges, there is a chunk of hope for the more enterprising of us. In more ways than one, it is sometimes practical and more importantly cheap to undertake a personal venture in painting your own …

Install a New Bathroom Sink

Install a New Bathroom Sink: How To?

Tools Required: Bathroom Sink PVC drain pipe PVC glue Screws Drill Hole Saw Tape Measure Power Saw Wrench Before you Start: It could be a good weekend project and equally simple. But, there are a few precautions you should keep in mind. Always cut-off the valves to the off position …