Provence style kitchen
Provence is a French “country”, a style of the southern region of France, which is associated with magnificent nature and delicious country food, bright sunshine and the fresh smell of…

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Bed materials: is it all wood that looks like it?
Wooden beds are loved by many for their attractive appearance, naturalness, durability and the ability to create a truly comfortable, homely atmosphere. However, is all the furniture that looks like…

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How to restore old furniture yourself
Not everyone can afford to buy new furniture, since for this a considerable investment should be made. And lining old furniture with modern materials is expensive. So is there a…

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Storage of wooden furniture

Planning a repair or relocation? To save furniture and appliances from accidental damage, pollution and other negative influences, we recommend renting a special box for temporary storage. The closest attention in such situations requires wooden furniture, prone to cracks, scratches, deformations or damage by fungus. To preserve the integrity and attractive appearance during its storage, sufficient free space and the observance of the optimal temperature regime are required.

When repairing or moving wooden furniture is stored along with clothing, household appliances and other items. To place everything in one room and avoid the risk of damage, you need to pick up a large box. Ideally, all stored items should not be in contact with each other, which means that the area of ​​the warehouse should be calculated with some margin. Continue reading

Repair of wooden windows and doors

Despite the fairly widespread use of plastic double-glazed windows, skirting boards, etc., wooden windows remain the most common solution, and they will be discussed.

Repair of wooden windows, doors. Troubleshooting
First, check if windows and doors open and close well.
All defects, if any, should be eliminated before painting, then this will be much more difficult.

A typical problem in houses of the old construction is the loosening of the door frame, and the subsidence of the door leaf. These defects are easily fixed. In order to fix the loose door frame, drill 2-3 holes on each side in the box and at the end of the wall, and hammer in wooden plugs in them. Continue reading

The Psychology of Smooth Lines in Design

“The tyranny of the line has become absolute. A straight line is something cowardly, drawn along the line, without emotions and thoughts; it is a line that does not exist in nature … Any design based on a straight line will be stillborn ”- Hundertwasser.

The psychology of smooth lines in design. The shapes, lines, sizes of objects and objects around us play a much larger role in our life than we think. Many people believe that the rounded shape of the furniture, the bends of the facades, the multi-level surfaces of the ceilings are just a way to decorate objects, and you can completely do without all this decoration. But it is not so.

Simple rectangular shapes of rooms, furniture with sharp corners, as a rule, are more functional. Continue reading

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Paint for wooden furniture - the most inexpensive way to update an old suite
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Do it yourself furniture made of wood - is it so difficult?
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Solid chairs: comfort and practicality
Natural wood chairs combine high quality, operational durability and attractive appearance. Such furniture is chosen by connoisseurs of comfort, solid natural materials. Stylish and high-quality wooden chairs of classical and…

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