Archive - April 2017

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Sometimes I Need Someone Help Me to Look Better
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FOUR GREAT USES FOR GARDEN SHEDS
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WHAT IS THE BEST WOOD FLOORING?

Sometimes I Need Someone Help Me to Look Better

I’m horrible about keeping my appearances up. I’m a busy mom, and I also have a full-time job and a needy spouse! I’m not lazy at all, but it is really tough for me to keep up with taking care of my body so that I look good physically. On problem I have is not shaving when I need to on a regular schedule. So, I go for waxing in Bristol whenever possible. It saves me time. I might not care if I shave my legs or underarms, but my husband sure does! Not only that, but it is a pain when I want to wear shorts or a skirt, but I cannot because I forgot that I haven’t shaved in the past two months.

The first time that I went to have my legs waxed, I wasn’t sure if it would be a big deal or not. It’s turned out to be pretty quick and simple. And my legs felt so smooth afterward. I could not stop touching my legs because they felt baby soft! So the next time that I went to the salon, I asked them if they do underarms. they do. So I had that done. Read More

FOUR GREAT USES FOR GARDEN SHEDS

Garden shedsGarden sheds can provide you with additional space, which is a great advantage if you have a small home. However, a garden shed can also be used in ways very different from a typical garden shed and if you require extra space or even an additional room, consider these six uses for a garden shed.

1 –  Office

Working from home can be difficult if your home is noisy and you cannot find a quiet room to complete your tasks. This problem can be solved by creating a home office in the garden so that you can distance yourself away from the distractions of your home and focus solely on work. Simply install your computer, printer, fax and phone and set up a broadband connection to set up a home office as good as any brick office.

2 –  Art Studio

An artist usually requires a calm, peaceful place in which to work. A garden shed in the garden gives an artist just that. By allocating a space devoted to your art, you will have a room that is full of creativity and inspiration. An artist can work on creating beautiful art in their garden completely uninterrupted by their home life.

3 –  Playroom

Children need space to play and allow their imaginations to run wild. It can be difficult for parents to their children’s playthings in small homes and are often forced to keep game consoles in the living area and pile toys in their children’s room. However, a garden shed playroom can be where these are stored, providing your child a safe, contained a place to spend the day. Adding under floor heating or area rugs are necessary additions that will keep your children warm as they play around on the floor.

4 –  Workshop

From woodwork to sculpting, a garden shed workshop will provide you the space to be creative. It will allow you to keep your tools ordered, your projects laid out and, by fitting a strong lock on the door, you can keep your children away from any sharp instruments.

WHAT IS THE BEST WOOD FLOORING?

best wood flooring ideasHomeowners often look for the best wood flooring to fit, however, the definition of best is not always accurate. Wood flooring that is suitable and therefore ‘best’ for one home, does not automatically make it the best choice for another. Instead, homeowners must choose the best wood flooring on a case-by-case basis. More often than not this involves deciding between solid wood flooring and engineered wood flooring.

Solid wood flooring
Solid wood flooring – These are made from one piece of natural hardwood timber. Since the very first wooden flooring have been fitted in homes, solid was by far the popular choice. The use of complete wood makes the floor very durable and with the right care, it will exceed 100 years of use. Solid wood is suitable for most homes and for most rooms. It is unsuitable in cases where humidity or damp conditions are likely to occur. In such cases, the wood may deteriorate in quality quicker than other floors will. Such conditions can present themselves in the bathroom, basement or kitchen areas as well as in homes that are located near a water source such as a river, stream or the sea. As well as contributing to their durability, the use of complete wood makes this option the dearer of the two. Therefore when a tight budget is concerned or the floor is to be fitted in damp or humid locations, solid wood flooring may not be the most sensible choice.

Engineered wood flooring
Engineered wood flooring – When fitted, engineered wood flooring will look precisely like solid wood. This is because the floor is made from three or four layers of MDF, Plywood, and Softwood below a layer of real wood. So while solid and engineered share the same visual side, their construction and therefore behavior in humid condition could not be any different. Their supplemented construction makes engineered wood better equipped to withstand harsh conditions, more so when a suitable coating is applied. Their construction also makes the floor slightly more affordable and lighter in weight, an important benefit that makes the floor suitable for DIY style fitting methods such as floating installation.

There is no one size fits all wood flooring that is best for everyone. Instead, as a homeowner, you need to source the right solution based on your personal circumstances.

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