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are inherently inefficient — only about 6 percent of the energy from a typical oven is absorbed by the food.Use your oven light to check on food's progress. Every time you open the oven door, the temperature drops 25 to 50 degrees.
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you need a standard operating procedure (SOP) for moving forward and following up with that client. Just as your marketing framework is a work in progress, so too is the new-client SOP. The goal of the SOP is to have everything on hand so that when a new client contacts you, you’re ready to personalize
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The house progresses down a sloped lot, with increased heft as it goes. It’s squeezed around the oak tree in the middle, and a deck wraps the tree, making it the centerpiece of the design.A side yard provides space for play, and a pathway of loose rocks works as a swale to guide rainwater to the creek
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as evidenced in this Rancho Mirage, California, home built in 1960. The open and free-flowing spaces of these houses symbolized the ambitious and progressive values synonymous with cultural shifts and the prosperity of the times.A fascinating side note to midcentury modern architecture is that Palm Springs
on, especially with light at the end. And adding an opening in the wall above the door to give us a hint of the beam helps reinforce the linear progression.
8. Take it to the next level: Simplify your life. Once you have been working on paring down for some time and are feeling good about the progress you have made, consider taking things a step further. Downsize to a smaller, easier-to-maintain space, go paperless or challenge yourself to get rid
she got home. Cherry Masonry obligingly altered its plans, massing large boulders around the stone base and shrinking the size of the rocks as they progress upward. "It almost looks like the whole structure is growing out of the stone," she says.
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Guy Hyde Chick House by Bernard Maybeck
yourself, "What can I do today?" What you do doesn't need to be big. It could actually be quite small, but making a concrete and achievable goal is great progress. You may need help figuring this out. When I have a lot on my plate and my brain starts to hurt, I ask my husband, Paul, to help me figure out what