Home & Garden

The Natural Beauty of Limestone Fireplaces

If you are renovating an existing room you may be looking for a piece de resistance and what better focus to add to a room than a hand carved limestone fireplace. Limestone fireplaces are also a great addition to new houses and are available in a variety of styles, colours and sizes to suit your […]

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Driveway Paving – Which Paving Material Should You Choose?

When it comes to paving your driveway, there are several factors to take into account. The primary concern is what material to use. One type of material is loose stone, which tends to be inexpensive in comparison to other popular materials such as asphalt, tar and chip, or concrete. Loose stone is natural looking and […]

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Swimming Pool Decking – What Paving Material Should I Use?

Selecting a paving material for your pool decking is an important part of your pool design. However, what to choose can often be confusing. One of the main concerns is often budget. Of course that is always a concern in a landscape project, but with swimming pool decking it is particularly important because of the […]

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Outdoor Deck Lighting

Outdoor deck lighting can transform even the smallest of decks and gazebos areas into a world of garden illumination and outdoor nightlife. Home entertainment during the spring and summer months tends to see a great deal of outside activity centered around the pool and on the deck. Contemporary outdoor lights in these areas help create […]

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Making Your Bathroom Floor Comfortable As It Should Be

While many people look down at the floor of the bathroom and see nothing more than a few tiles and a bunch of body hair which has been summarily excised from numerous trips to and fro the shower, some people see a whole lot more. The truth is that your bathroom floor should be a comfortable place for you to be as you are there all alone so much of the time, you’re in there in the nude, you’re in there first thing in the morning, you’re in there last thing before bed so, at your most vulnerable you should remember that all points in the bathroom should be a soothing experience.

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Will you become a victim of lock bumping this year?

At Defcon in 2005, an eleven year old girl named Jennalynn gave an eye popping demonstration of how easily she could bump open any lock presented. She showed off her talent by lock bumping an M3 high security lock from Medeco. The company claims that this lock is unbumpable.

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Backyard Campfires

Last year, for our wedding anniversary, I purchased my wife Becky a fire pit table to go on our deck. What a great purchase! We’ve enjoyed hours upon hours of sitting around our “backyard campfire”. (Hint – you can get firewood dirt-cheap out of the Home Depot or Lowes cull bins. And, make sure you […]

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