Archive for November, 2009

Customising your Bath

Monday, November 30th, 2009

For many people, the popular image of a bath as a white object with two taps at one end and a plug is deeply rooted. However, even a cursory look through any catalogue is sure to throw such conceptions out of the window. Baths are now designer objects, an investment that allows you to demonstrate [...]

Travertine for building a long-lasting, beautiful home

Sunday, November 29th, 2009

One of the most prominent ancient architectural masterpieces is the Colosseum in Rome, which never fails to fascinate the human eye. Built long ago, it still exists despite the earthquakes that have shattered some parts of the structure. Its beauty and strength are testimony that the materials used to construct it are just as elegant [...]

Underfloor heating – warming your house in the winter

Friday, November 27th, 2009

The difference between a home and a house is the warmth that seems to emanate from it. This wonderful heat primary comes from the love its inhabitants give and share with one another. We cannot ignore, though, the contribution of warmth coming from heating solutions which makes any house cosy and liveable. A new trend [...]

What to know about garden gazebos

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

Purchasing a gazebo is not the same as buying a little piece of furniture. There are many factors to consider in choosing the perfect gazebo. Thankfully, the African thatch Company is here to help you. Wooden Gazebos are available in a range of different materials. You can choose from Western Red Cedar, Southern Yellow Pine [...]

Programmable Thermostats - saving you money

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

As global warming and rising fuel prices rise, it becomes more important for homes and businesses to think of productive ways to reduce the cost of operations and to save energy. Helping to keep your energy bill under control with the advanced features that programmable thermostats offer is one practical way of saving energy and [...]

Update your bathroom on a budget with new basin taps

Friday, November 20th, 2009

Basin taps come in a wide variety of styles that are certain to suit any taste. If you are designing and fitting your own bathroom suite, there will be an abundance of styles for you to choose from at your suppliers. Modern fittings are proving as popular as ever, and it is in this category [...]

Travertine Tiles—Chic and Fashionable

Monday, November 16th, 2009

In a world where change is constant, people are always trying to keep up with the latest trends and innovations of any industry. Some people are interested in the most up-to-date items in fashion; others are inclined to know the latest in new gadgets, while others are concerned with the interior of their homes and [...]

Inscreed Cables for Underfloor Heating

Friday, November 13th, 2009

In Europe, especially in the northern part, underfloor heating is increasingly becoming popular. As the demand of people increases for electric underfloor heating, universal cables and inscreed cables were also widely used as the most advantageous heating solutions for all types of structures. There are specific inscreed cable products offered in the market that are [...]

How to do home improvement

Tuesday, November 10th, 2009

Home improvement can improve the way your house appears. The decoration of a house, both exterior and interior, is important to make your house look spick and span. The front door of the house should be painted nicely to give that all important tidy appearance. Window dressing is another important area to consider when making [...]

Choosing the Right Bath Taps

Sunday, November 8th, 2009

When faced with the range of bath taps on offer it can be hard to choose the right one that will suit your bathroom. More modern-style bath taps are easily the most popular on the market, but there will only be a certain few that will be a suitable choice for your suite. Firstly, you [...]