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Specific Methods For Heating A Concrete Floor

Heating The Floor

The rooms that are built on a concrete floor are the coldest in the entire house. This is why most people resort to radiant heating systems that are meant to hinder the low temperature issued by a concrete slab and warm up the air in the room. Generally, there are two specific methods for heating a concrete floor: in-floor heating system or above-floor heating system. It is all about the needs of … Read More ...

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How to Install Carpet on a Concrete Floor

Carpeting a concrete floor, or any other type of floor does not only make the room more inviting, it also helps to keep the room warm, and reduce noise penetration. The task is not as difficult as many of us think, and can be easily done with adequate planning, patience and with the required tools.

The following is a comprehensive guide on the steps to take when carpeting a concrete floor that will guarantee you … Read More ...

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The Benefits of Having Concrete Flooring

Perfect Floors

It is common to find residential, public and even commercial buildings that have concrete flooring. The benefits of concrete flooring are numerous, and that is why building owners have adopted it. First and foremost, concrete floors are durable. They are very resilient and tough which enables them to withstand pressure from heavy things such as trucks and stacked crates. They are also able to resist damage from for instance pet claws and high … Read More ...

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Shabby Chic DIY Concrete Project Ideas

DIY Projects

Recently, a friend invited me to his new apartment and I was amazed to look at all his décor. Everything seemed surreal. I asked him that it must have cost him a great deal. “It just cost me concrete, my friend,” he said smiling. I asked him for the details that I am going to share with you. While thinking of concrete, the only thing that comes to our mind is huge projects … Read More ...

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5 DIY Projects Using Concrete to Modernize your Home

Concrete Projects

Mention concrete and you conjure images of huge grey urban spaces, industrial sites, and cement mixers. What people don’t think to realize is that concrete is actually an incredibly versatile material. It can be used in tiny or large amounts, it will fit any mold you have and if mixed correctly it will last a lifetime. What’s more is that you can easily buy bags of ready-mix concrete from any good hardware store … Read More ...

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9 Cool and Modern DIY Concrete Projects

Fun Projects

The beauty of concrete DIY projects lies in the raw, textured touch and modern appeal suitable for both interior and exterior look. With concrete, you can shape objects however you want quite easily. Most people think concrete is used just for building and big projects only. Concrete is a very versatile material that can be used for kitchen tools, garden items, and the entire household. Now, if Modern DIY concrete projects are on … Read More ...

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Awesome Furniture Made Out Of Concrete

Latest Trends

In the ever-changing and evolving world of home improvement, it can be difficult keeping up with the latest trends.

 

One of my own personal favorites right now is the trend towards the use of concrete for both indoor and outdoor furniture as well as a whole range of other surfaces. There is something so stylish, sleek and ultimately modern about awesome furniture that’s been made of concrete.… Read More ...