Home Improvement
Types of Roof Shingles
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When it comes to protecting your home from pests, adverse weather conditions, and water leakage, you’ll need good quality roof shingles. But before choosing the right material for your roofing, you should first weigh up all the advantages and disadvantages of different types of roof shingles.

Bungalow style houses
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The industrial revolution in America brought with it the rise of bungalows that were built for the working class. The Dutch immigrants preferred building bungalows with gambrel roofs, while in California, most bungalows had Spanish influences . In New England, however, these small and modest houses contained British detailing although they were represented as the American dream house for the lower class.

Wicker chair
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Chairs come in different styles, designs, and materials, for every kind of space. Whether for lounging, dining, or enjoying the outdoors, there are numerous types of chairs to choose from. Some have historic roots while others are a modern twist. 

12 Simple Clothes Wringer Alternatives
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If you have been using a clothes wringer for some time but wish to look for a simpler alternative, here are great suggestions that you might want to try.

Types of Windows
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There are plenty of architectural styles for windows that were used throughout history, and many of them are still in use. In this article, we will take a quick look at popular types of windows.

Bed alternatives
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In this article, find out why it’s a good idea to trade your traditional bed for an alternative, and check out my top 10 list of suggestions to help you make an informed decision.

Rafters vs trusses: know what they are, their differences, and pros and cons
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If you’re constructing a new home or building an addition to your existing house, one of the biggest decisions you will have to make is how the roof will be supported. Unless you’re planning on building a flat roof structure, you will have to decide whether you’ll be using rafters or trusses for the roof framing.

Wall Decor Ideas
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Looking for unique wall decor ideas to spruce up your space? Here are 42 blank wall solutions and decor ideas that are sure to guide you in the right direction

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Sliding glass doors are a great way to open up your patio or balcony to the outside – and the sunlight- without having to give up any floor space. But there are also some downsides to these doors that can prompt homeowners to look for alternatives.

Staircase
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A staircase provides easy and quick access to upper floors of the house, but aside from serving a functional purpose, it also increases the aesthetic appeal of the property. If you’re thinking of constructing a staircase, you should first get to know the different parts of a staircase and their purpose. 

Black Front Door Ideas to Make a Grand Entrance
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The color black is an elegant and smart option for a front door. It is such a versatile shade that goes with every other color. If you’re thinking of repainting your front door, or installing a new one, a black front door can be an excellent choice and will be in style for many years to come.   

Box Spring
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When it comes to a good night’s sleep, most of us are used to lying on a box spring and mattress. However, there are better bed foundation alternatives that offer more support, comfort, and health benefits. It’s all about trying out the other options to see which one feels best for you.