Roof coating, a must have for added durability

January 29, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Color & Paints

Having a new house or buying a new property that we have always wanted to is nothing less than a dream. However while the position of your residence, the neighborhood, the area of the house, the décor of the rooms is all we pay attention to most of the times, there is one very important element of our house that needs special attention: the roof.

At first the design of the roof is all we think of, but while we are cozy inside the house, it is the roof that faces all the extremities of the nature, from the harsh sun rays, the heavy snow, and the endless amount of rain water. This makes the roof go weak over time. To add to the strength of your roof, new age roof coating is available in the market. These roof coatings make sure that you do not need to spend a fortune over your roof after a few years.

Wood shutters, an elegant add on to you home

January 27, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Design

With so many options on how to make your house look more elegant and beautiful, many of us might often find ourselves to be in a pickle. When it comes to exterior shutters, we now have the option to experiment with wood shutters. They have many advantages. Apart from providing protection to your furniture and other objects from sunlight, heat, dust, cold or hot winds, snow, etc, they are pretty long-lasting too. They are made of natural material and not synthetic and so they also do not cause any harm to the environment. They come in a wide range of colors, patterns and sizes. Choose whatever suits your style and taste, but do make sure that it matches and compliments the room in which it is. Comparing the color with the shade of the curtains of the window in concern should always be done first. Since it could be a bit difficult to install them yourself, you can ask for professional help at all times.

Add a new look to your home with custom made curtains

January 25, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Decor

Make custom made curtains to add a new look to your house. Pre-made curtains do not always fit. You need to take the measurements of the window in order to make the proper drapes. Measuring the window space is very important. A little inaccuracy can lead to making bad and mis-matched drapes. The length of the curtain will depend on the height of the window. Next choose a drape fabric of your choice. It is better if you use soft fabrics and light fabrics. You can also choose heavy and thick fabrics. The best is to use cotton curtains.

Now you have to decide on the detailing of the curtains. This will include the stitches, the polishing etc. Make sure that the seams are hidden and the edges are embroidered. The detailing shows the finishing touches done on the curtain. Lastly decide on pattern for the style of the drapes. Little details are important when you do the drapes of your house.