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  • How to drill tile and glass

    The main problem if you need to drill tile or glass is the fragility of the material. Even if the tile on the wall, it can easily crack and you have to remove it and fix it again. Glass may crack with the slightest physical impact. If the tile is not glued to the surface, then you need to fix Continue Reading...

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  • 5 natural and cheap floor cleaners

    To clean the floor does not necessarily use expensive chemical products. It is enough to use the available tools. Just a little time and your floor will be perfectly clean. Here are some ways that allow you to achieve cleanliness in the house and save the family budget. Olive oil and vinegar Perhaps you think that olive oil can make Continue Reading...

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  • 4 ways to soundproof the apartment

    There is nothing worse than noise outside the wall of a neighboring apartment. You cannot fall asleep; it is hard to concentrate on their affairs and just not comfortable when the rumble is behind the wall. What to do? Use the tools to soundproof your apartment. Block the noise between rooms The main part of the noise can block almost Continue Reading...

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  • How to remove a wooden plinth from a floor?

    The most difficult to dismantle is the old wooden plinths. It can be fixed in several ways: with glue or nails. First of all, it is necessary to look at how the plinth is attached. If nails were used for this, its caps will be clearly visible on the surface. It may be sunk into it or slightly protrude above Continue Reading...

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  • The importance of a bright kitchen

    The kitchen is a very important room in the house. People spend much time there. This is a place for cooking and eating, organizing family gatherings during lunch and dinner. A lot of city houses have a small sized kitchen so it’s not always possible to equip it with all necessary stuff. Designers recommend using furniture with a bright glossy Continue Reading...

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  • How to remove laminate scratches

    Laminate is a comfortable, practical and beautiful type of flooring. The material allows making the whole renovation by own hands which are an undoubted bonus. However, the coating can be damaged when rearranging furniture or another reason. Many people want to know how to remove laminate scratches on the themselves. In contrast to the technology of eliminating squeak, laminate material Continue Reading...

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  • How to seal the joints between sheets of drywall?

    Drywall is a universal building material. It can be mounted quickly while the “wet” processes are practically absent. You can create any design and form using it. But there is one problem that should be solved. This is a seal of drywall construction joint. It’s an easy process if you know what to do and have some right tools. The Continue Reading...

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  • Drywall thermal insulation: does it worth it?

    Thermal insulation can protect the house from dampness, drafts and create a pleasant microclimate. It helps to protect the house from the adverse effects of the environment. One of the best ways to conserve heat is the thermal walls insulation from inside with drywall and some other materials you need to know. Drywall is a material with undeniable advantages in Continue Reading...

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  • Home Renovation: 9 useful tips for everyone

    Any home renovation is similar to a business project that has a concept, plan, schedule, and budget. These tips will help you to reveal the nuances that are important for every renovation. Keep in reserve Set a little more than it necessary during making the estimate. It will save you from unpleasant financial surprises during the whole repair process. Find Continue Reading...

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  • Fitted carpet or linoleum: what’s better?

    There are a lot of debates between fans of fitted carpet and linoleum. Some opponents claim that PVC covering is the best because it has a long service life. Also, it is easy to clean and the color scheme is more interesting. Others say that the best flooring is fitted carpet. It absorbs dust, improves the noise insulation and keeps Continue Reading...

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  • The Best Materials and Colors for a Bathroom Ceiling

    The ceiling type and right materials are very important in rooms with an aggressive environment. A bathroom is a place of frequent temperature changes and high humidity. That’s why the choice of materials is extremely important. The constant danger of condensate accumulation should be a fundamental factor while choosing the materials. It should be characterized by considerable moisture resistance. The Continue Reading...

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  • How to start the roughing renovation?

    Often apartments are sold without renovation. This is a good opportunity to save some money and makes renovation on your own. Let’s find out how to start the roughing renovation. There’s no final roughing list because it depends on the developer’s contract terms. As a rule, you can count on such roughing stages: Poured floor and prepared walls; Ready-made wiring; Continue Reading...

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  • How to wean the cat from damage to the stretch ceiling?

    Stretch ceiling — the construction is strong enough. The film can withstand a significant load. But sharp objects hurt it easier. And cat's claws are sharp. The problem is that cats are very fond of getting under the film and spoiling it. The good news is that minor damage is easily eliminated. But it is even better not to let Continue Reading...

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  • Tips of the carpenter. Wood flooring

    The wooden covering starts to be destroyed because of natural factors. To prolong the durability of wood and improve the quality of the coating, proper care and treatment of the wood flooring is necessary. If you want to leave a wooden floor without any covering (carpet, laminate, linoleum), then the final stage will be its processing: grinding; leaching with soda Continue Reading...

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  • Tips from carpenter. Technology of installing wooden floor

    Beautiful floor covering affects the perception of the house as a whole. From this depends on the comfort and appearance of the room. Natural, environmentally friendly materials are increasingly popular. Installing wooden floors by own hands possibly! But without the availability of relevant experience and tips of professionals it’s really hard. Laying the floor in houses is made of parquet Continue Reading...

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  • Tips from carpenter. Selection of wood for floors

    We begin a series of articles on installing a wooden floor. The first step in laying a wooden covering is the choice of wood. For small rooms it is recommended to choose softwood: spruce, larch, pine, fir or cedar. The boards of these types of wood are characterized by low cost, special durability and wear resistance. From wood of an Continue Reading...

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  • We are painting a brick house. Small tips for beginners

    Very good, when there is strength and opportunity to paint the house on your own. We hope that our tips will help beginners. For painting a brick house we will need the following tools: iron brush for stripping putty knife and putty sandpaper or mesh primer rollers or brushes (always with stiff bristles) special containers for paint paint How to Continue Reading...

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  • Gutter system protect the house from moisture

    Meltwater and rainwater can eventually destroy even a strong structure. Penetrating into the smallest crevices of the facade or foundation, moisture destroys the hardest materials, creates favorable conditions for reproduction of the fungus, which threatens not only the building, but also human health. Plastic gutter systems will help effectively combat the above problems. This is a high-quality product, which will Continue Reading...

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  • Wallpaper: Why should you use in the house?

    We all want to make our home beautiful and cozy. What to decorate the walls to achieve this result? There is a time-tested option – wallpaper. With them you can realize any ideas: from traditional strict patterns to virtual reality. Wallpaper on the wall – an excellent opportunity to emphasize your personality and make the room fascinating. Arguments in favor of Continue Reading...

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  • Leakage of water: what you need to know about this?

    You do not need to be a professional plumber, but the basics of handling a water and sewer system are still worth learning. This is especially important when it comes to leaks. Protective fixtures can help identify and fix the problem, but it is best not to let this happen. Useful tips for protection from leaks 10 recommendations will help Continue Reading...

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