Monthly Archives: February 2017

Spruce Up the Home Surroundings With Elegant Mosaics for 2017

The home is that special something where the heart resides through the many seasons! Why not look around and bring some refurbishing ideas to life? Bring some color and gloss, a little expense here and there, and life changes dramatically. Heighten the senses for the New Year already over a month old, though the excitement… Read More »

Antique Ceiling Lighting

Ceiling lights Ceiling lights particularly antique ceiling lighting can make a great difference to the atmosphere in your own. The style of lighting you install in your home will depend on your own particular taste, your budget and the area to be lit. Ceiling lighting in the kitchen is often complemented by spot lighting under… Read More »

Create a Modernist Home With Fun Black and White Prints

True, you'll never be able to afford a house like Falling Waters, and while architecture has advanced enormously since the hallowed days of Frank Lloyd Wright, you probably do not want to buy a house just because it fits a certain theme. It's expensive, and decorating the interior of your home is much more affordable… Read More »

Introduction to Composting

Composting is a fantastic way to help the environment, and create compost for your garden. Much of the organic waste (ie. Food) thrown away from the kitchen can be put into your compost bin, and turned into a great soil improver. Ideally your compost bin should be situated in a sunny position, as the warmth… Read More »

Faucet Repair

Faucets have internal parts that eventually wear out. The first to go are the washers and o-rings, then the seats, and then possibly the stem. As these parts wear you will start to get leaking from your faucet. The leaks could come from the spout and drip into the sink, or you could get leaking… Read More »

Create A Picture-Perfect Kitchen Pantry!

For a lot of families the kitchen pantry is one of the most highly trafficked spots in the house. And for those in charge of feeding the hungry masses, each time you use it you may think to yourself that you 'should' make cleaning it out a priority and that you 'should' get rid of… Read More »

Where to Put the Microwave

Some of us do not understand how or do not have the time to cook every meal. Some of us will rely on the microwave to do it all for us. It is important to understand where this necessary appliance needs to be kept so it is not in the way. The most ordinary place… Read More »

Understanding The Benefits

A high-quality kitchen design can set your home apart from all the rest. When you are thinking about remodeling your kitchen or you have a new construction project, you should turn to a professional and experienced kitchen design company that can meet your specific needs. A dream kitchen can become a reality when you hire… Read More »

Sweet and Sour – Tamarind in the Kitchen and Beyond

Ever heard of the Indian date? The edible one, not the one you go on to socialize. Well, that’s what Tamar Hindi derived from Arabic means. This was romanised to tamarind and is the condiment that no south Indian meal, worth its salt, can be complete without. Today, India is the largest producer of tamarind,… Read More »

Getting Prepared For Canning and Preserving

Just like a squirrel packing his nest with nuts for the winter; so are home canning enthusiasts Getting Prepared for Canning and Preserving. Yes the crops have come in from your garden and if you are like most there is a surplus of fresh fruits and vegetables to deal with. So instead of being wasteful;… Read More »