Oct , Not all showers are as large and as lavish as some we ve seen here Nor might they be large enough to accommodate a bench sized for an actual tush If that s your scenario, don t despair Wilkins suggests adding what she calls a toe grip This is a small recess in the shower wall or a triangle of tile in the
Feb , Every day I drop my receipts and nonurgent mail in a basket on my desk (it s not even small) I don t even have to think when throwing everything in On Friday, I sit down and deal with it all In less than minutes I ve sorted through it, piling all of my receipts and bills into categories, paying bills and then
Feb , One thing I learned All those manuals for your kitchen appliances won t fit in an ? by inch container because they re not standard sizes Another lesson A mix of free standing containers gives you a lot more flexibility in how you organize, especially when working with a large d er What I learned
Sep , Maintain your wood stove or fireplace If you have a fireplace or wood stove, it s essential for safety that you have it serviced before lighting the first fire of the season If you haven t done so already, schedule an appointment to have your chimney inspected and, if necessary, cleaned Clean carpeting and
Apr , When we tested the hydraulic bilge pump, we discovered two things quickly ) the pump will not pump without a prime, and ) when it does have a prime, it ll the oil pan and the pump cleared it all in under seconds and shot a inch stream of water out the side of the boat for more than a slip s width.
Dec , Even more annoying, one of Houzzer Candace Morehouse s eyesore thermostats was not even functioning Since the nonfunctional one is attached to wood paneling in the kitchen and would leave a hole if removed, I covered it with a little shelf unit with doors that have decorative heart shaped openings,
May , If you are renovating a beach house, surrounding it with decking is a must Go with teak for a classic look that will weather to a faded gray over time, or choose hard wearing composite decking Beach Style Outdoor They re also a great cost saving trick for covering imperfect wood floors Paint by Wickes.
Jan , The Hardworking Home Get rid of those toppling piles with these ideas for organizing bedding, towels and more.
Feb , Don t eat the food on board unless it s sealed, wipe down your tray table and expect to see gross things when you re crammed on a plane with hundreds of travellers That s the Virtually every plane has something wrong with it but issues may not be dealt with until they pose a risk to passenger and crew.
Feb , In addition to aesthetics, there are practical issues to consider, such as the floor slope and slip resistance Teak wood contains a resin which makes it water resistant and ideal for humid environments Pebbles make a great shower floor because they are naturally slip resistant and feel nice underfoot.
May , Not only do open shelves deliver an airy, open and bulk free look unlike cabinets with solid doors, which can look visually heavy in a small space but that offers more visual drama, opt for white walls or overhead cabinets, and try base cupboards made from wood or dressed in a dark, dramatic tone.
Sep , says many textile designers and manufacturers will be focusing on versatility in their lines by using classic motifs to create contemporary designs Her rug seen here, she says, would work in a penthouse with modern furniture just as well as it would with classic wood furnishings in a traditional home.
Jul , A fire feature sits on an ipe wood deck Cube stool Frank Gehry glass doors Palo Alto Glass Midcentury Kitchen by Urbanism Designs Urbanism Designs The homeowners remodeled the kitchen but kept all the appliances in the same locations as the originals Textured tiles with a nonslip surface form
Oct , Add a storage map Noting down where exactly in the house everything is stored can be incredibly useful when you need to find something, whether it s an emergency or just time to hang the Christmas lights Use an actual floor plan if you have one if not, you can create your own simple sketch of each floor
Jun , Organised Chaos Ireland You Have Extra Time to Get Jobs Done Maybe Some night owls spend the late hours getting things done, whether it s catching up on paperwork, organizing a photo album or planning a holiday That said, being a night owl does not always mean productivity Night is still
Mar , And gone are the days of outdoor rugs that look like they belong on the deck or by the pool The colors, patterns and weaves available now don t beauty will add instant happiness to any room It s fun for a playroom or nursery, and there s not a color under the sun that wouldn t work well with this rug.
Nov , Opting against boarding the vessel in a pair of deck shoes, the star appeared to feel more at ease in her gravity defying metallic Yves Saint Laurent Tribute stilettos, which retail at an The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline.
Dec , It is not the first time a family s Christmas photo has ended in disaster Last December, members of the Wilt family, including a five month old baby, crowded onto the deck of their clubhouse in Indiana and posed for a group photo, reported However, seconds later, the deck collapsed, hurling
Oct , Rav Pillay, , from Sydney, was on board the MV Leviathan II with his British girlfriend Danielle Hooker, , when the whale watching vessel was battered by , and his son Stephen, had been standing on the upper deck and were not wearing life jackets when the boat began to sink, BBC reported.
Sep , I even called charitable organizations to ask if they could come pick up my clothes, and either they had a policy where they would not pick up clothes, or their trucks did not service my ZIP code. Then Cortina saw an ad for Give Back Box My favorite parts of the whole process are the absolute ease of use
Jul , Linen bedding, like the duvet cover and pillows shown here, tends to have a casual look, so it s not going to be right for everyone Linen upholstery is chameleon like, working well on very traditional pieces, like this English roll arm sofa, as well as boxy, contemporary pieces and even slipcovers.
May , We were on one of the upper decks but his rope was attached to one of the lower decks meaning he didn t have that far to climb to get on board Luckily just as the pirate was nearing the lower deck level a chair thrown by a German passenger connected with him, sending him tumbling into the sea .
Dec , Hang a wreath or garland on brick, concrete, Sheetrock or wood the professional way and avoid the potential pitfalls Here are a few of my favorite ways to hang things on Sheetrock, wood and brick without hurting your walls Not only would that be difficult, but you would risk cracking the brick.