Finding creative ways to use empty glass bottles is a simple way to reduce the number of these bottles that find their way into landfills each year. Whether you want to turn your empty bottles into creative candles, cups, or piggy banks, you will likely need to utilize some glass cutting techniques to complete your craft. Here are three simple ways you can cut glass when trying to reuse your empty bottles in the future.
3 June 2016
One of the first things that you notice when you walk into a bathroom is the shower. So, if you're updating your bathroom, you may want to start with the shower. If you would like to make your bathroom appear more open and elegant, a frameless shower enclosure may be just what you need. However, there are a few things you need to consider before you choose one. The Door
2 June 2016
If you've ever turned on your windshield wipers only to find that the blades are leaving streaks, chattering and jumping as the arm moves, or just generally not doing a good job of cleaning your windshield, you might have assumed that the blades were just old and needed to be replaced. In many cases, that will fix a lot of problems, but in some cases replacement just isn't enough -- or it's too much.
29 May 2016
Your windshield probably isn't something that you give much thought to. You get in your vehicle, you drive, and that's that. While your windshield might not seem like a huge priority, it is. This is because your windshield protects you from the elements while driving. It also protects you from flying debris. These two reasons alone make your windshield incredibly valuable. Unfortunately, it cannot do its job if it is failing.
27 May 2016
Glass is a lovely, classy material to use in your home's décor – but short of installing a mirror or two in every room, you could be at a loss when it comes to actually finding ways to implement it. But it doesn't have to be this way; glass is a rather flexible decorative touch, able to be used for everything from dining to lighting. So if you're a little stuck for ideas on how to incorporate glass classily into your home's décor, then here are a few ideas to get you started.
27 May 2016
Since the windshield is the focal point of your vehicle, it is no surprise that it can get damaged somewhat easily. However, because you need to be able to see clearly out of your windshield, it is important that it doesn't have too many cracks or other damage to it. Thankfully, there are a variety of locations that offer the service of repairing or replacing your windshield. However, there are still certain things that you should do and certain questions you should ask in order to ensure a successful windshield repair or replacement.
23 May 2016
Keeping your home at a comfortable temperature is a process that involves many factors. Where your windows face and what type of windows you have can make a huge difference. It also matters if you have trees around your property that can provide you with natural shade throughout the day. If you notice that you are using the air conditioning system more than you would like to, you should find a solution.
18 May 2016
If you have old windows in your home, they could possibly be a health hazard for your children. Fortunately, installing new windows can take care of this problem, and they will improve the energy efficiency of your home, as well as enhances the beauty. Below are two safety concerns you should be aware of. Wooden Window Sills If your windows have wooden window sills, they can be a safety concern. This is because wood is susceptible to changes in temperature and moisture, which will cause the wood to warp over time.
18 May 2016
Most residential homes have glass in several exterior areas. This includes windows, doors and decorative glass panels. Over time, as a home becomes older, the glass in these areas may no longer be in the same condition as when it was first installed. However, residential glass can be replaced without having to replace the doors, windows and panels that hold it in place. These are some ways that replacing residential glass is beneficial to homeowners.
13 May 2016
If you just broke the glass in your sliding shower door, take heart. You do not have to redo your entire shower and tub or completely replace the sliding doors in order to maintain your privacy in the shower. Instead, you can just repair the glass and continue to use the same sliding shower doors you have always had. Here are some tips on how you can do the job yourself.
10 December 2015