The Influence of Color on Design Perception & Decorating Ideas

The perception of color in one way or another is embedded in the human genes. Therefore, it is important to understand that there are differences between the effect of color on the human subconscious and the conscious perception of colors on the basis of associations to which we are predisposed. Color selection is a very important point to consider when creating a website. The designer must clearly understand the purpose of the site, product or interior and discard their own preferences, to choose colors that would harmoniously cause the desired state of the user/customer. Psychological Design Theory Studies [...]

35 Noteworthy Types of Door Knobs to Enhance Your Remodeling Project

When it comes to adding doors to your newly remodeled room or home, choosing the right types of door knobs is always an important decision to make. One of the most exciting parts of interior decorating is the ability to choose between a great variety of finishing touches. Thankfully, you don’t have to limit yourself to just a few decor options. There are countless types of door knobs that come in a number of shapes, styles, and colors for you to choose from. Below, we’ve listed some of the most popular door knob options that you can find [...]

What is EMT Conduit and Do I Need to Use it for My Project?

Whether to use EMT conduit over GRC or other metallic tubing options is the question.  This short guide can help you understand what it is, and where you should be using it. This is a unique type of metal tubing that is often found in hardware stores along with other types of conduits. Protecting electrical wiring is a must! With different types and styles of conduits available, it’s important to understand the unique differences and uses of each.  Whether you hire a licensed electrician, or you are eager to take on your first DIY project; it’s important to understand [...]

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Great Air Conditioning and Heating Systems Tips for Your Home

When it comes to the comfort level our homes have to offer, both heating and air conditioning systems play an essential role. In the simplest of terms, the heating system keeps our homes warm during the cold season, while the air conditioning is responsible for maintaining a cool atmosphere in the summer or when it is warm outside. Both heating and air conditioning systems are organized on the same principles and share common characteristics. As any specialist in climate control units will tell, these systems have three primary components. The first refers to the source of air (warmed [...]

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Subcontractor vs Contractor: What Does a General Contractor Do?

Hiring a general contractor is a must for some of your larger renovation projects. If it’s your first time hiring someone, it can be an overwhelming task to find the right person to fit your budget and remodeling needs. Hiring a general contractor is ideal for certain projects, while subcontractors give you more of the time and flexibility you need. If you are unsure where to begin, take a look at the following information to help you make an informed decision about who to hire for your remodeling projects. Remember that there are advantages and disadvantages to both kinds [...]

31 Wonderful Hallway Ideas to Revitalize Your Home

Hallways. You probably don’t think much about yours. Often, they’re simply a windowless walkway. A straight line, to get from point A to point B. It’s not a place you generally linger, like your kitchen island or family room sofa. There’s no place to sit down. Nothing to look at. What if instead of a closed-off corridor, it was a gallery, a library or even an architectural highlight of your home? Hallways can do more than connect rooms, they can reflect you, the homeowner. How they reflect you depends on the size of your hallways and your [...]

The Sheetrock vs Drywall Guide: Choosing Different Types of Drywall

All types of drywall are essential components of any home construction or remodeling project. Drywall is the stuff that holds the home together, and without it, some rooms and buildings would not be structurally sound. This drywall guide will help you understand the benefits of the types of drywall available and help you choose the right types of drywall for your projects. We will also discuss some possible alternatives to drywall, as well as some other names for drywall that you may have heard before. Check out this guide for a full list of features and hidden tips on how [...]

Your Window Guide: Double vs. Triple Glazed Windows

When replacing your windows these days, you would usually be looking at having double glazed windows installed versus triple glazed windows. Double glazed windows have become the “standard” choice for homeowners.  There is no doubt that double glazing helps to increase energy efficiency and sound reduction in homes. Double glazing has been around for years and has earned its popularity, helping to keep homes warm when the outside weather is getting colder. Now it has new competition--triple glazed windows. Triple Glazed Windows Triple glazing is exactly as it sounds. If a double glazed window has two [...]

Home Staging: Essential Tips to Improve the Value of Your Home

Many people confuse home staging with getting a house ready for sale; and other people probably have no idea what home staging is and are hoping to get the answer right here so that they can get a higher price for their house.Let’s begin with the definition. Home staging is an art of decorating and arranging a house so that is may look more attractive to a potential buyer and get them to pay top dollar for the property with the least bit of hesitation.Home staging is what you do after cleaning up and tidying the house, it is the illusion [...]

Choosing the Perfect Glass Features for Your Home

In the effort to make your home not only an exceptional living space but also an expression of your own taste and style, glass features can make all the difference. From simple windows, doors, and glass panels, to more elaborate or artistic installations, choosing the perfect glass features for your home can completely transform your property - both aesthetically and practically. Sebring Design Build Why is Glass Important? Glass as a building material dates all the way back to Ancient Rome, and with the visual and practical benefits glass features offer [...]