From Her Majesty's Jewel Vault

The Canadian Passive House West is now a national organization, Passive House Canada Maison Passive Canada. We have houses that are ugly, houses that are energy hogs, houses that have poor layouts, houses that are a major tax burden, houses that didn’t fit their use, houses that are oriented the wrong way, houses that are disposable, houses that only suit younger people, houses that are always dark inside, and so on.

The recipient of the first house was Gloria Guy, a woman who was doing her best to raise her deceased daughter’s gaggle of children. Because the house is inhabited” only by a cube of ice a ventilation system with heat recovery is unnecessary, although it is essential for Passive House Standard. The low prices mask this for those looking from Ontario or BC. It’s all about the wages. Of Canada’s eleven major cities, eight experienced house price rises during …

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Balinea Bathroom Design Blog

Not so many years have passed since the time when a bathroom was used exclusively in the context of washing, and in some countries, even as a laundry, and did not have any especial design refinements. Metropolitan Bath & Tile is the #1 rated bathroom remodeling company in the Maryland, DC, Virginia and Baltimore Metro area with four convenient design showrooms. Today Let me reveal to you these number of 1 gorgeous snapshots related to the topic of How To Design A Bathroom Remodel. Some giant rest room stores are able to generate a 3D set up of your rest room mistreatment special package.

Featuring an inspired blend of retro-industrial-chic style, this modern bathroom design features contemporary white tile with an edge. While you might want an elegant or luxurious bathroom, you will probably also need somewhere to store toys, with a durable design that will withstand regular use and …

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Basement Ideas

The most basic requirement for turning the basement into a beautiful bedroom is getting the insulation right. With a basement gym, you can exercise completely on your own schedule without the need to fight for parking or waiting to use equipment. Whatever your wants and needs, there are many decorating ideas to help you make it happen. Basement ceiling ideas could be really cool if there is a light tube or cause shines through from behind. Made from recycled paperboard and is designed to ship flat and folded at the installation site two by two module foot light is cost effective and solutions dramatic spaces that require suspended ceilings.basement Ideas

I look at it and all I see are the problems it currently has and the cost in fixing it. I’m not even sure if the basement is in a condition that would make the cost worth it. The cement steps …

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Armstrong Flooring Foundation Donates $1500 To BCMC

Many people think that linoleum kitchen flooring is something that was only popular a few decades ago. Unfortunately for you, your landlord can install any flooring he chooses since he owns the property. Remember Halstead paid for the cost of reinstalling different flooring in my case. Generally the safest approach is to leave such flooring alone and to cover it over with a coating or with another layer of flooring. While its attractive designs and patterns mimic wood or ceramic, easy-care Earthscapes flooring costs much less and is easy to install. I’d make the same suggestion: if your Goodyear flooring was installed before 1980 it’s likely that it contains asbestos. However, if you you want on a limited budget then perhaps discount Armstrong vinyl flooring area known to be regarded as the initiator.

I’d bought Robbins flooring several years ago via Lowe’s – Robbins was evidently subsumed at some point …

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Cleaning Products Made for Those Who Hate Housework

Housework is an unenjoyable task for most people, from vacuuming to dusting, washing up to ironing, there are few more mind-numbing tasks than cleaning. This is why much time and money goes into developing ways to make cleaning easier and faster. Read on to discover some of the most recent innovations for people who hate housework.

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Dustpan Groomer

A dustpan groomer is a nifty item that puts rubber teeth on the edge of a dustpan in order to comb the sweeping brush through after each use, to keep the dust particles in the dustpan and not in the brush to go back onto the floor.

Baby Mop and Microfiber Slippers

Another cleaning marvel is a baby mop. Place the special onesie on your baby and the microfiber mops attached to the arms and legs will mop the floor while the baby crawls around! A similar design is also …

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Design Ideas & Budget Advice

The basement is often neglected space in the house, and it offers so many opportunities. Often underrated, basement designs are extremely useful spaces for personal home offices , bedrooms , laundry rooms or whatever additional functional, active space your home requires. Ideas, projects and tips for finishing, waterproofing and organizing your basement.

This gives the basement a sense of continuity, and you do not feel like you are stepping into an alien spaceship every time you are down there. A ceiling of the basement, a typical maze of plumbing pipes unsightly cable duct work and strengthen the structure. Luxury basement man cave with pool tables tiled floor and entertainment area surrounded by four black chairs comfortable.

If you are in need of a quiet place that is removed from the family there to work (and who is not really) the basement offers an ideal workspace for assuming you could get …

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Momentoitalia Italian Furniture

The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada-West, in collaboration with the Consulate General of Italy in Vancouver, is pleased to present an initiative: Italian Design in Vancouver”. An Italian phenomenon in the late 1960s was that the gap between industrial production and experimental alternative designs was associated with some designers and manufacturers. The map will highlight all participating retail, wholesale and other professional establishments in the Metro Vancouver area that sell and/or promote Italian design brands. Getting the standard Italian appearance is more costly due to the layout uses much more wood and fabric material. Some stripes took on a more artistic look, such as Marc Jacobs’ Warholian” stripes, reports, while other designers like DKNY and Diane von Furstenberg were a bit less edgy with their stripes.

Come and hear me speak at IDS WEST about ‘Kitchen Design & Trends’ with a panel of experts on how the best kitchens …

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Home Decor & Home Accents

Add personal style to your space with home accessories from Crate and Barrel. Close your eyes and picture images from the movie Lawrence of Arabia or Sherezada or One Thousand and One Night and the image in front of your eyes will represent Middle Eastern decor with precision. When it comes to decorating your kid’s room I think one should let loose that inner child. Shop our extensive selection of rugs, lighting, throw pillows, home fragrances, posters, prints and photo frames, or simply peruse our site for interior decorating inspiration.

For the little one’s room, online stores offer an assortment of favor walls checks that come in delightful cartooned prints and patterns.There is likewise an extensive variety of fashioner wall tickers that you can enliven on the fundamental wall of your parlor and your entryway.

You only have to consider your budget and bathroom theme when choosing one of the …

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Unique Home Decor With Retro Home Decor Ideas At

Good Pet Quilted Furniture Protector offers attractive, easy-to-install protection for your furniture with a soft, quilted feel. To be honest with you, when this question was asked, I had a flood of ideas that came to mind right away! There are no rules here, except one: spend time visualising what you want, so that you’re not completely lost when you start shopping for online home decor.  Some fun places to implement this trick are in an entrance to an office/den, or in a master bedroom, leading into the master bathroom.

This will accomplish you feel that the allowance is ample and appropriately you will like to absorb added adequate time in the bedroom. Factually, they are big and by taking a lot of space in your room can often anchor a mesmerizing decorating scheme. Moreover, at several points, purple living room décor ideas look extra special specifically as it …

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Meet The New Generation Of Italian Design

Alberto Alessi, head of his family’s iconic design factory, talks about how to sustain innovation over decades—and why companies should take on more risk. They look at new influences in the industry including sustainability, renewable resources, and innovative materials, as well as high profile designer case studies; researching the key steps in project development to obtain a full ‘360°’ vision of product design.

Great to look at and very easy to use, these two console tables feature an extremely accurate design in two different styles: Convivum has a quite strict shape similar to a sculpture, which makes it elegant and formal, Party comes with an essential and modern design.

Since then Italian companies such as Alessi, Driade, Moroso or Flos work together with renowned international Designers like Jasper Morrison , Konstantin Gric, Philippe Starck or Ron Arad This is one reason why the creations can not be easily classified as …

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