Draper and Curtains an Easy Way to Personalize Your Home

Draper and Curtains an Easy Way to Personalize Your Home

 

Drapes and curtains are usually synonymous, but they have one difference that sets them apart. Drapes are curtains which have extra fabric sown on one side. Therefore, drapes are thicker and heavier than curtains. They usually block UV light and protect the interiors of rooms. A specific type of drape is a black-out which completely blocks the sun from entering a room. Drapes add more elegance to rooms because they are so heavy they hang and maintain their position.

Curtains tend to be made of a lighter fabric and are more transparent. There are also sheer curtains which usually go under drapes to block light during the day.

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DIY Recycled Crafts with Glass and CDs

DIY Recycled Crafts with Glass and CDs

 

There are so many DIY recycled crafts you can create with glass materials.  We produce too much trash a day that can actually be reusable. To create your own useful accessories, all you need is glassware that is left over when you finish wine and ketchup bottles, empty jars or anything basically made out of glass. Nobody really uses CDs anymore but you can turn them into really creative DIY recycled crafts.

Wine bottles

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Curtains and Drapes Ideas

Curtains and Drapes Ideas

 

Curtains and drapes are the piece of clothing used to give style and enhance the texture of the ambiance of the room. They are also utilized to prevent direct light from coming in the rooms. Or else they are used for security and covering purposes. Hence there are different ideas which can be applied to using these.

Contrasting Curtain and Drapes Colors

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Crown Molding Sizes Adds Sophistication in Life

Crown Molding Sizes Adds Sophistication in Life

 

Do you live in a small or large house it is older or new? Does it have simple pillars and simple ceilings? Want to add some beauty with less effort? Want a change and new looks? Then, you can find different crown molding sizes for your fixtures. There is a variety of crown molding sizes for almost every type of area where you can use them.Previously they were used in Roman and Greeks period and were originally made up of marbles and stones.

Usage of crown moldings

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Crown Molding Ideas That Bring Charm and Sophistication

Crown Molding Ideas That Bring Charm and Sophistication

 Crown molding is a popular trend to create harmonious transitions where the wall meets the ceiling. There are different types of moldings and crown molding is just one of these. It provides architectural elements and taste to rooms. Its use can be traced back to the Romans and Greeks, which were used them to create visually appealing spaces. Original molding was made of marble and stone but nowadays they’re made of plaster or wood. In 1850 with the introduction of machines, moldings were produced in mass and became affordable to every person. Before, only carpenters would be able to create moldings for certain wealthy homeowners.

Crown molding distinguishes itself from any other type of molding because it is installed on an angle which joins the wall and ceiling creating a smooth transition between one and the other. Its function is to conceal dissimilar materials that are close together. However, molding is not only used for walls or ceilings but has been added to corners of rooms, to accentuate fire places and cabinets. It is also used at the foot of walls to avoid a noticeable shift between the wall and the floor.

Aesthetic appeal is provided when using this type of molding in rooms to make them look taller and more interesting. Also, using crown moldings in a room can create sophisticated architecture. Crown molding can be placed in your house by yourself as a DIY project or you can hire a professional. With home improvement stores and supplies you have the ability to afford and reduce the cost of installing moldings by doing it yourself.

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