Home Exteriors
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A front door is an important component of the home’s exterior. The color of the door needs to coordinate with the exterior siding as well as the roof and other architectural elements. When your house is yellow, you must decide the most suitable front door color to increase your home’s curb appeal.

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One of the main parts of a home’s exterior that stands out most is undoubtedly the front door. An attractive front door can make a great impact on the home’s curb appeal. Naturally, the color you choose for your front door has to complement the home’s exterior. One of the most common paint colors for an exterior is tan, but picking the right front door color can be quite tricky.

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From Siena and Pisa to Tuscany and Florence, these regions are filled with charming villas built on the hills of scenic countryside. If you are fascinated with Tuscan style architecture, you don’t have to live in Tuscany to enjoy these magical homes.

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Shingle style homes are associated with the wealthy in the US. This cottage style home spans across coast to coast from New England and beyond with a classic yet informal look. Popular as a beach retreat or country home, the architecture takes its inspiration from contemporary and classic influences.

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Whether you are building your own home from scratch or are simply revamping its exteriors, fences are probably pretty high on your to-do list. Fences are usually thought to serve a practical purpose, but they can be equally effective in tying together your overall curb appeal.

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The process of building or remodeling a dream home is both exciting and daunting. One needs to be informed about the best items on the market to make informed decisions that they will not later regret.

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The question of what a street number and address is may seem obvious to some people, but if you’ve ever moved to a different country you might find yourself confused as to what a street number and address is, how they work, and what they’re used for. Some parts of the world don’t use street numbers or addresses, and many places have them written in different formats, which don’t translate easily to people who are not local.

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Houses with red brick are beautiful. The timeless design of red brick is classy, low maintenance and extremely durable. This building material gives a home a rich look and works on a variety of exterior styles from ultra modern houses to country cottages.

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Temples are among the earliest structures known or erected by men. The word temple comes from the Latin word ‘templum,’ which means a sacred space. The etymology of the word can give anyone an idea of what a temple is, and that is for religious or spiritual activities, including praying and making sacrifices. In this article, you will know more about the parts of some types of temples.

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The fireplace is complex, and it involves more than the firebox, which is where you can see the movement of the smoke because of its visibility. Get to know more about the parts of your fireplace. You might not need the details to pass an examination, but it may come in handy in the future, especially when talking with a chimney sweep about any issues or questions you might have.

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Man has attempted to build a form of fortification for defense and shelter since the Greek and Roman eras. Over the ages, these developed into castles, which are a type of military and residential structure. This article will explore on the essential parts of a castle.

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, many of us love to display the flag in our backyards and roofs. This is particularly popular around Independence Day – but it is becoming increasingly common to do this all year long. However, did you know that there are many more rules regarding flag etiquette?