Walls & Ceilings
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If you are looking for some types of sconces for your home, this is the guide. To discuss the types of wall sconces available in today’s markets, we might first have to explain what wall sconces are and the purposes they serve in your home.

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Knowing the wall dimensions, especially the thickness is important before you plan to build a new home or have a remodel. If you’re curious about how thick a wall should be, you can find all of the information you need right here.

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Ceiling fans can keep your room cool during the summer without causing a significant spike in your electricity bills. It’s also a great way to spruce up your dining or living rooms, especially if you install one which has an integrated light fixture.

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Up until recently, accent walls have been reserved for larger rooms, as they were believed to make a small room feel even smaller. The advice for many years has been to paint small bedrooms in light or pale colors in order to create a feeling of more space and avoid dark colors as these will have the opposite effect.

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If you don’t like the heat…install a ceiling fan in the kitchen. If only it were that easy, right? Deciding whether or not to install a ceiling fan in your kitchen can sometimes be a challenge.  You would have to worry about height limitations or how a fan fits in with the rest of your kitchen cabinetry. You’ll also have to consider your lighting fixtures and whether the ceiling fan can fit beside these.

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A lot of people easily fall in love with eggshell paint, so much so that they prefer to have all the ceilings in their home painted eggshell. Many others, on the other hand, prefer their ceiling paints flat. This begs the question, “what informs these preferences’? In other words, what are the pros and cons of eggshell versus flat ceiling paint?

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Ceiling joists are hidden and away from our eyes, but there’s no denying that these play an integral part in the structural integrity of our homes. Ceiling joists support the weight of the ceiling material, whether it’s wood or fiberglass, and bear the pressure on the exterior walls from the load of the roof. Suffice to say, without ceiling joists, the load of the roof will tend to spread to the walls and compromise the entire structural integrity of your house.

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Ceilings play a crucial role in both the structure and interior style of a home. It supports the interior walls, while its height, style, and materials can greatly impact the overall ambiance of the house.  

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When you’re painting bathroom walls, the paint will inevitably spill or splatter on the floor, which results in an unpleasant view. Unfortunately, removing paint on tiles can be a challenging task, especially if it has already dried.

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When building a home, walls are one of the parts of your building that requires careful and proper planning. They can make the difference between having a dream home or a terrible experience in a new property. Bad walls can lead to the collapse of a home, while a well-constructed and durable wall is weather-resistant, guarantees better insulation, protection, privacy, etc.

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You’ve probably spent a lot of hours trying to find the most elegant wall clock for your home, one that suits your other décor pieces and overall color theme, and now that you’ve found it, you’re having trouble finding the perfect spot for it. It’s never a bad idea to follow some advices in these kinds of matters.

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Ceiling fans are a very useful appliance that can make a room feel more comfortable. They do not alter the temperature of a room but instead redistribute air in a more advantageous way. Here are the components of a ceiling fan.