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Autor: | Dienstag, 12. Juli 2011 | Kommentare
Which Material Should Your Door Be Made Of?

Benefits and Care

Choosing a particular material for doors during construction of a house can be a tricky task. Wood, plastic and glass are all good possibilities, but which one would a perfectionist choose? Let us consider the pros and cons of each of these materials.

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Customised Tile Formats


Autor: | Donnerstag, 2. Juni 2011 | Kommentare
Customised Tile Formats

Make your tiling unique

Thinking about selling your home? Tired of the same old outdated look? Maybe what you need is a simple home makeover.

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Autor: | Freitag, 12. November 2010 | Kommentare
Wet Spots – A Particular Challenge for Tiling

Tips for best results when tiling bathrooms and other areas prone to wetness

Tiling a wet area such as a bathroom, shower or sauna is a little more complicated than tiling other areas. While the tiles themselves are generally not affected, the installation has to consider the frequent exposure to water.

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Trade Info

Autor: | Freitag, 5. November 2010 | Kommentare
Communication Between Tradesman and Customer

Essential tips to reach a broad market

Reaching a broader market rapidly and efficiently has become more vital than ever for craftsmen and freelancers alike.

We have to admit that the internet age has completey altered our environment and everyday life. Computers, mobile phones and lately TVs enable us to connect to and explore the internet, which is undoubtedly the primary source of information today.

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Autor: | Dienstag, 26. Oktober 2010 | Kommentare

What should be kept in mind

Health Risks, Legal Concerns and How to Avoid Them

Fortunately, there are very few health risks associated with sealant. However, some solvent-based varieties may release vapour during drying and it is always advisable to ensure that the area is well ventilated during application. The best recommendation is simply to practice ‚good hygiene‘, such as avoiding contact with eyes, washing hands with soap after application (skin allergy sufferers should wear rubber gloves), not consuming internally and keeping products out of the reach of children and pets.

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Autor: | Dienstag, 26. Oktober 2010 | Kommentare

The best way to remove graffiti

There are three methods of graffiti removal: chemical, sodium and thermal. To remove graffiti safely and efficiently, always hire a professional. A professional graffiti removal company is the only way to guarantee the complete removal of all the colour. Before choosing a method of removal make sure that you always take into account what area the graffiti is on and the type of surface you need to remove the colour from.

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Autor: | Dienstag, 26. Oktober 2010 | Kommentare
Control Systems For The Conservatory

Shading, heating and ventilation in the winter garden

Cosy in the Conservatory: 5 top tips on creating a winter garden getaway

In the UK, we accept that our winter is likely to consist of a few days‘ drizzle in between the chilly nights. This can be a problem for conservatories, which are designed to heat up quickly on sunny days and retain the warmth during the evening.

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Autor: | Dienstag, 26. Oktober 2010 | Kommentare
Hues and Ingredients: Glycerin vs. Acrylic

Characteristics of different types of colours

Of all the available media, acrylic paints are notorious for rapid drying, which makes them ideal for interior design or certain styles of painting. However, for artists who wish to return to a mixed acrylic colour, this can pose some problems.

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Autor: | Dienstag, 5. Oktober 2010 | Kommentare
Kitchen Solutions for Small Spaces

Efficient and Multifunctional Use of Small Rooms

Tackled correctly, a small kitchen area does not need to be cramped or unattractive.

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Trade Info

Autor: | Montag, 4. Oktober 2010 | Kommentare
Tips for Tradesmen –  Tools and Liability Insurance

Top Security Measures

Hassle or not, taking at least the most paramount insurance as a tradesman is the best step towards protecting a business. In the following, read about the top-priority insurances of today that cover possible instances of accidents and loss or damage of tools – both during work and transportation.

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