Log Home Restoration – Two Of The Most Asked Questions From New Log Home Owners

The kitchen-in-the-bedroom hasn’t caught on yet with middle-class America. The national Association of Home Builders sees two-kitchen homes on the rise, but this usually means cooking outdoors or in the basement. But with all the baronial track houses going up, and up, the kitchen in the bedroom trend is bound to hit the middle class.

Copper is an appealing metallic color and can be used to blend in with many themes. But you have to be careful as it can go wrong if it is not matched with a good matching color. Copper blends well with pale colors and natural tones as it is a natural tone and shines as well. Because of Copper’s natural tones, it will blend well with a granite or marble countertop. In order to have a more hygienic environment in your kitchen, you will want to have a stone based work table which is better for cutting raw meat and vegetables thereby promoting food safety.

Ever wonder what to do with the hundreds of photos you take of your newborn child? Here’s a way to capture a whimsical theme and display these memories tastefully. Firefly Hill Designs executed an idea found in Country cuisine at home and has come up with a way to reuse your baby’s old crib mattress spring as a customized photo frame. Simply spray paint it the color of your choice (they picked white) and attach photos and other memorabilia with colorful, hand-painted clothes pins.

When you use copper toned appliances in your kitchen, you will put into place a decor for the entire house. The copper will set the theme for color throughout your entire house. By using this color scheme, you can make your house look good and you can add accessories of the consistency you want, and you will have the kitchen you want as well.

His current line is Califon (named after the new Jersey town where he now lives). It was inspired by the flowers in his garden and the colors around his area, from the sky to the trees and other plants. It features distinctive circular and curvy patterns and comes in a gorgeous variety of shades, including a nice graphic black and white with subtle grey.

My Bigger Half and i already conserve water well, typically using less than 1,000 gallons/month — even with my greenhouse. Water savings isn’t the focus here, though it’s important to us. It’s more about not polluting ground water and for disturbing the land the very least we can. We’ll still pay the water company as if we are using 2,000 gallons/month. We just won’t have a 750-ish square foot leach field marring the land, or a holding tank to deal with.

R.: I’m the senior editor at Fresh Home and have worked on the magazine since its launch in March 2009. I play a key role in its direction, look and voice. Like our Fresh Home’s readers, I consider myself a can-do chick who knows how to swing a hammer, pull together a great outfit, throw a killer party, load up a paintbrush, and create a stylish, yet laid-back look for my home.

Once you have your plans, you can make a list of materials. You will be able to judge how much wood you need and then you can figure out how you will anchor your posts in the ground. There are a variety of styles that help you directly mount to cement or you can pour footings and set your brackets in that as it cures. Since your whole patio cover will rest on these, you should do it right – don’t skimp here.