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How to Hang a Wine Rack

With the interest growing in wine today, more people are buying wine to keep at home instead of buying a glass or bottle at their favorite restaurant. Hanging wine racks are a great space saver and keep your favorite vintages at your fingertips. You don't need to have a stranger come into your home

How to Remove Window Decorations

Window decorations can range in size and style, but all are designed to adhere firmly to the window and last throughout the time period you wish to keep the window decorations on display. This means the adhesive must be strong and sticky, making it an issue when the decorations need to be removed.

How to Flatten High Gloss Enamel

If you like the color of the paint you've chosen for a decorating project, but discover it's too glossy when it dries, don't despair. As long as the paint you just bought isn't a custom color and you used only a tiny bit, most paint and home stores will be glad to swap it for another level of sheen.

Ideas for Window Treatments for a Wall of Windows

Selecting treatments for a wall of windows can be a challenging task.windows image by Dmitry Nikolaev from Fotolia.comA wall of windows creates a dramatic aesthetic display in family rooms, entertainment areas and master suites. Though window walls are usually considered a desirable...

How to Build a Flat Canopy With Canopy Fittings

Canopy structures keep the sun and rain off people when they are having a gathering at their home. PVC pipe is a good choice for the framework because it will bend slightly without breaking in high winds. Steel canopy fittings on the structure provide strength and stability at the joints of the PVC

Painting Your Home Blue

Once considered a rather eccentric color to paint a home, blue is becoming more popular these days. Whether it is the resurgence of a more detailed housing exterior featuring more "gingerbread", such as Victorian, or just the fact that blue is many people's favorite color, blue houses

Elegant Red Topiary Decoration Crafts

Nothing is more elegant than a topiary decoration to liven up a home decor or grace the tables of a wedding reception. For only pennies, these breathtaking topiary crafts can be made from red flowers, or berries and floral foam and still have a professional look.Topiary BallRed carnations...

How to Build Custom Bookshelves

Bookshelves have steadily become more popular pieces of furniture to have within a home. Reading is a common pastime, and many people find it soothing to kick back with a nice book after a long day at work. Over one hundred thousand books are published on an annual basis, which makes proper storage

How to Paint With Foam Brushes

Foam brushes make controlling where the paint goes easier than normal bristle brushes. Foam brushes also eliminate a lot of the brush-stroke look that appears when a corner or piece of molding is painted. There is no one set method on how to use a foam brush, however there is one sure-fire method fo

Ideas for Hanging Shells on a Wall

After a trip to the beach or a summer vacation, you may find yourself with a large number of souvenir shells. If you're a collector, you may simply want a way to arrange those shells around your house. Instead of tucking the shells away in a drawer or a wicker basket, display the shells on your wall

1970s Home Decorating Ideas

Psychedelic designs are one element of 1970s decor.Electric Dreams image by darren fisher from Fotolia.comThe style from the 1970s is one way to include retro elements in your home décor. The decorating style of the '70s includes funky psychedelic designs and bold, bright colors...

Domain Name Services

If you are going to have a web presence, it is important that you register your own domain name. Free blogging and website services are starting to crack down on users, and may delete your ...