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Small Changes to Simplify Your Long-Term Storage
"or long term. Wine boxes are great for storing glassware & ornaments. I also store... them long term. Mothballs contain chemicals that are harmful to children and pets, and... in long-term storage...."
Flash Cards for Common Architectural Terms
"architectural terms. I suggest you study these for a few hours a day. That way you'll know..."
Houzz Tour: A House Built for the Long Term
"think the term incorporating "sustainable practices and materials" should be used in... house long-term without having to make modifications,” says architect Donna Brzezinski..."
Considering Renting to Vacationers? Read This First
"short-term-rental boom. Here are 3 examples — and what to consider before joining... short-term or vacation rentals in mind. I stumbled across an urban two-flat home... "long term" versus "short term" rental law. In California anything over 30 days... a long-term traditional rental property. I have considered this short-term idea, but... short-term or vacation rentals in mind.I" Many pre 1940s houses were built with..."
Curtain Speech
"basic terms for parts and styles of draperies and curtains to get the look you want... tongue? Terms like “jabot,” “swag,” “goblet pleat,” “inner lining,” “tieback,” “fullness... basic terms, you’ll not only be able to understand your interior designer better... right terms for each kind of window treatments. I might add, on the modern side,... eable terms, meaning the zig zag folded shape at the corners of a treatment. A jabot..."
A Primer on the Language of Design
"architectural terms. I thought we had done this before (here), but clearly more study is... these terms? I am the client with the blank face, building a country property with... layman's terms.. BS. Too often designers, Architects and artists, live in a world of... Architectural TermsFind Your Architectural StyleGreat Architecture Speaks to Us..."
13 Versatile Furniture Pieces That Grow With You
"a long-term strategy for furnishing your place. You may not always have a huge bedroom... longest term furniture is some antique pieces we picked up at garage sales for a song... a long-term home..."
Chaise, Divan, Daybed, Settee: What's the Difference?
"school term. Can I add one thing? If every man need a man cave, every woman needs... Actually the term "chaise longue" in French means deckchair. What you call here a "chaise... recamier is a term ive never heard ive always referred to it as a daybed.... French term "chaise longue," meaning "long chair," a chaise is an upholstered seat... pillows. The terms "divan" and "daybed" are often used interchangeably, but "daybed" is..."
How to Speak the Lingo of Drapery
"proper term for window coverings is always draperies. Seems old school but seems true... proper terms. Shane Inman is so talented and also such a nice man. Maybe some day... drapery terms..."
Ecofriendly Kitchen: How to Choose Flooring
"your long-term finances by choosing kitchen flooring materials with durability and beauty... great LONG TERM. Yes, we love the idea of cork, but what about durability after more..."
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