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Aline Chahine

Building Inspection Checklist | 11 Things To Avoid As A Seller

Buying a new property is a matter of serious consideration and what you can’t afford ...

Anton G.

Types of LED Lights+ Full LED Guide 101

With an ever-increasing number of people shifting away from traditional light sources such as incandescent ...

Aline Chahine

COVID Intensifies, But Why Do House Prices Continue to Rise?

We have gotten accustomed to spending most of our time at home due to COVID-19. ...

Anton G.

Hard Hat Color Codes & Their Meanings

You will invariably come across workers wearing hard hats at any construction or active job ...

Anton G.

Impact of COVID-19 On Households Across the World

It is no secret that as Covid-19 hit the world, almost everything was at a ...

Aida Vasquez

39 Types Of Chairs to Consider Today

Chairs play an important role in decorating your home.  But their importance is often overlooked ...

Anton G.

Antimicrobial Coatings 101 | All You Need To Know

Is it that difficult to prevent the growth of germs and bacteria on surfaces? Well, ...

Aline Chahine

9 Best Manhattan Neighborhoods For Families

New Yorkerks today no longer prefer to completely leave the hustle-bustle when settling down. Rather, ...

Aline Chahine

What is a Bifold Door and How Does it Work?

Bifold doors are all the rage in modern-day establishments, as they create a grand entrance ...

Aline Chahine

The Impact Of Coronavirus On Property Markets

The sudden outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic has brought drastic changes in our lifestyles and ...

Aida Vasquez

Architect Designed Homes vs Project Homes | All You Need to Know

Home is not a place, it’s a feeling. So, it’s obvious that we put our ...

Anton G.

Built Environment and Landscape Professionals CPD Conference

Landscape Institute Planning Reforms – Living with Beauty conference taking place on 28-30 September 2022, ...

Aida Vasquez

23 Types Of Pavers [Alternative Paver Types]

When you think of pavers for outdoor work, your mind generally goes to concrete pavers. ...

Aline Chahine

53 Coastal Decor Ideas Inspiring Calm

Do you want to include a little bit of the sea in your home decor? ...

Aline Chahine

Can Real Estate Continue To Operate Virtually After The Pandemic?

The onset of Coronavirus has brought about changes in business operations, keeping safety concerns in ...

9 Best Manhattan Neighborhoods For Families

9 best manhattan neighborhoods for families

New Yorkerks today no longer prefer to completely leave the hustle-bustle when settling down. Rather, they have their eyes on Manhattan.  It is true that the locality is a little costly, and you might have to plan properly to know how to invest in the best possible manner. But when choosing a neighborhood for your …

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16 of the Most Common Electrical Problems and Solutions You Should Know

Most common electrical problem

Nobody likes problems, especially electrical problems. They are both dreadful and aggravating. Electrical problems can happen anywhere where electricity is. But today, we’re going to name 16 of the most common electrical problems and solutions that you should know. Before we go there, we understand that when it comes to minor issues that pose no …

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How To Transform Your Crawl Space Into A Storage Area

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The crawl space is uncharted territory for most as people usually just avoid the dingy, low-ceilinged area, considering it to be a lost cause. But with a little elbow grease and planning, you can turn even the most horrid looking crawl space into an organized storage section. Plus, the improvements you’d undertake in the process …

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Hard Hat Color Codes & Their Meanings

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You will invariably come across workers wearing hard hats at any construction or active job site. Have you ever wondered what the different colors represent? Hard hats are also known as safety helmets, and, as the name tells you, they are designed to protect workers’ heads on construction sites. In fact, wearing protective safety helmets …

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Ultimate Guide to Giclee Printing – Introduction to Archival Printing

Guide to giclee printing introduction to archival printing

What is a giclee printing? Giclee is pronounced as ‘Zhee-Clay’ is originally derived from a French word ‘la giclée’, which translated, means something that is sprayed or squirted. Through this article, you will know the origins, the purpose and the process of Giclee Printing. Many artists felt the need to recreate their art to extend …

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How To Decorate Your Bedroom For Better Sleep

How to decorate your bedroom for better sleep

The bedroom is a private room made for resting, relaxing, and sleeping. People need a comfortable night’s sleep to replenish their bodies overnight. Not having enough energy can create issues like irritability, lack of focus, and fatigue. However, you might have difficulties in trying to get a blissful sleep because of your bedroom’s design. That …

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Why Would Anyone Ever Need a Home Warranty?

Why would anyone ever need a home warranty

Home warranty —the shield you need to protect your largest investment. When trouble arrives in the form of a leaking refrigerator, a malfunctioning air conditioner or loose wiring, panic strikes. A repair, or god-forbid, a replacement will dig deep into your pockets. Tough days come knocking on all our doors. During such difficult times, a …

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11 Tips on How to Write About Architecture

Tips on how to write about architecture

For many years, the architectural language has always been unfamiliar to those who are not from the field of architecture. And it’s true, for common people, it can be a real challenge to understand this “alien” language entirely. Unless if it’s someone who is inquisitive, curious or simply required to, nobody can spare the time …

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10 Best Tips To Promote Architectural Design Businesses

Best tips to promote architectural design businesses

How do you begin with promotions? This is the first question that strikes anybody who is looking to grow their businesses. From offline meets to online presence, several fields need to be touched upon for successful promotion. You have LinkedIn, Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram, to name a few forums which are buzzing with businesses trying …

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What is a Heat Pump and What You Need to Know

What is a heat pump and what you need to know

With the colder months right around the corner, you might just be in the market looking for something more than only sheets and blankets to keep yourself warm. But with the temperatures nearing and at times surpassing 0 degrees, closed windows and blankets can never truly be enough. Sure! You can invest in an artificial …

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What is Modified Bitumen Roof + Pros & Cons

Is steel a good material for building today

Flat roofs have been around for a very long time, and they’ve held the spotlight for being the go-to option for commercial roofs. They were always a popular preference for commercial buildings, and now they are also gaining momentum for residential ones. One of the most preferred roofing choice for flat roofs has been Modified …

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40 Types of Engineered Flooring | Pros, Cons and Costs

Types of engineered flooring pros, cons and costs

Engineered wood floors are mechanically structured wooden planks or boards that form a protective and decorative structure over the real floors of your house. These form one of the major parts of the construction process for any residential or commercial building and, even more so, if you’re looking to remodel or renovate your spaces. When …

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7 Ways To Reduce Your Air Conditioning Costs

Ways to reduce your air conditioning

Relying on air conditioners around the clock throughout the warm months? There are better ways to stay cool, and they don’t involve turning down the thermostat! Iced teas and sparkling summer cocktails aside, a dip in the lake or jetting off to Alaska come to mind. However, with traveling out of the picture, most of …

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39 Types Of Chairs to Consider Today

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Chairs play an important role in decorating your home.  But their importance is often overlooked since they just blend in with the rest of the furniture. And that is exactly the point!  You wouldn’t want an ugly piece of woodwork that would draw all the attention to itself, right? That’s why it’s important to make …

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