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Top Tile Trends From the Coverings 2013 Show — the Wood Look
"there is a 1 in 100 chance (1%) there will be a storm of that magnitude that year. And... tile in 1/2 our house, with carpet in the bedrooms and formal living room. This gal... The 1st 8-9 years, I used a water/vinegar mix for mopping, per manufacturer's... @mhains1 - these are brand new products and may not be online yet - I would contact... assume. 1/16" is the smallest they can do, but does it hold up. We had some tile put..."
The Secret to Pocket Doors' Success
"either 1 1/2 inch thick or 1 3/8 inch thick interior doors. My question is, how thick... standard 3 1/2" wall will accommodate any door thickness up to 1 3/4". 3 1/2" is the... between 3 1/2" and 5 1/2", the standard 3 1/2" frame would be used. 2. Having said that... example, a 1 3/8" door would be fine in a standard 3.5" frame wall. However, an 1 3/4"... than 3 1/2", but the next "larger" standard frame is for a 5 1/2" (2x6) wall. If the..."
Vinegar and Voilà: Clean Your House the Natural Way
"recipe is 1 part water; 1 part original Dawn dishwashing liquid and 1 part vinegar.... you need 1 bar ivory soap, 1 cup washing soda & 1/2 cup Borax. Shred the bar of soap... use is 1 cup water; 1 cup white vinegar. If you really hate the smell, I have grown... about 1/3 to 1/2 cup of baking soda and with the machine I have now, I fill the bleach... I use 1 cup of Dawn dish soap and 1 cup vinegar in a spray bottle to clean the shower..."
House Hunting: Find Your Just-Right Size Home
"But... 1 bath is not ideal for a family of 4 - 1&1/2 baths worked fine for us prior... size from 1/4 acre to1/2 acre. I am very happy to have a smaller house on a larger lot... bdrm, 1 1/2 bath house around 2200 sq ft with an additional 1000 sq ft of semi-finished... house - 1,200 sq ft with 2 bedrooms/1bath. It was not an easy thing to do with 3 children... visit. A 1,450 sq. ft. bungalow with three bedrooms, two baths, and a very rare 2,000..."
How to Settle on a Shower Bench
"=8-1-fkmr0&keywords=Conair+PTB1+SBBF+Spa+Bench%27+by+Conair I have it on the tallest... Conair PTB1 SBBF 'Spa Bench' by is ADA compliant, legs adjust up to 5 inches ( I am 6'0... @ Dawnk1 We have good friends in North Carolina - I wish I could come and help.... Hello dawnk1 - I assume Laticrete is not producing this floor heating mat - http://www... Bench - 1 continues heating wire Cheers Bertram Hey Guys! Are you telling me that..."
8 Challenges of Cottage Living
"basement, 1 bath, 1 tv, 1 phone. But we had a big yard, woods, neighborhood kids, and... bedrooms and 1 1/2 baths. For the two of us it is comfortable. I have a lot of storage... sq ft, 1 bed, 1 bath cottage in the Florida Keys on a 10,700 sq ft lot. While it... bbedroom, 1 1/2 bath, 1500 sq ft ranch house built in the early 80's. I now live in a... lived in a 1,000 sq. ft. house. 3 bedrooms (horrors - one of my sisters and I had to..."
Rumford Fireplaces Are Hotter Than Ever
"ratio is 1:20 at 5'' mine is 1:30 at 1-3/4'' for equal sized fireplaces 48'' wide... duplicate my 1:30. Insidentally I can get down to 1:37 at a 1-!/2'' throat but it inte... cold. A 1:30 ratio represents a mere 1-3/4'' throat. Simply unprecidented! I 've been... whoping 1:30 representig a throat just 1-3/4'' by 47''. The Slanted Rumford, with... from 1:20 to 1:30 is 3/5ths nearly 3/4s.....thats an imense difference in less heat..."
Are Plantation Shutters the Right Choice for Your Windows?
"Want 3 1/2" or 4 1/2" (4 1/2" MAY not fit and if not, the 3 1/2" are fine) and we... stain 1 side of the shutter 1 color and the other white and it cant be done as the... had 3 1/2 inch custom shutters made for each window. Its one of my favorite features... My 2 1/2 inch louvers are easy to clean, also. I just close them and vacuum them... in a 4 1/2 louver? They are huge! You don't see those in many homes. Your an angel..."
15 Home Ideas Fit for a Crowd
"kids and 1 bathroom (as well as 1 refrigerator, 1 range, 1 washer, 1 dryer...). Somehow... sharing 1 bathroom, 1 washer/dryer, 1 stove, and 1 refrigerator, we DID have 6 dishwashers... kids, 1 full bath and 1 half bath, 1 of each major appliance:) I've actually found... washer and 1 dryer, 1 dishwasher but I did have two refrigerators both side by side f... I do 1 basket a day of clothes as well as another load of towels, sheets or blankets..."
How to Size Interior Trim for a Finished Look
"installed a 7 1/4" base, 3 1/2" casings and 3 1/2" crown and have been really pleased with... say a 3 1/4 casing with a matching 5 1/2 base. Unless you have your mind set on breaking... wall 3 1/2 inches or you bought crown that was 3 1/2 wide then had it installed? trim... trim is 3 1/4" and the standard window and door casings are 2 1/4". We have an option... trim to 5 1/4" and the window and door trim to 3 1/4". However, upgrading all of the..."
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