Makeshift Houses – 8 Remarkable Examples

Makeshift housing solutions equate to the expansive scope of flexibility. Serving their varied purposes – ranging from emergency shelters, low cost dwellings to just novel DIY projects, some of these makeshift house designs do combine the innovative routes of both aesthetics and construction. So, without further delay, let us check …

5 ‘cool’ alternatives to air conditioners

In our earlier post on ways we can cut down on our ‘energy bills‘, we discussed how air conditioners can turn out to be power guzzling monsters that seriously put a dent in our energy costs. We also made a fleeting remark about how there are less power consuming alternatives …

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 …

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 …