It has always been a dream of mine to have a greenhouse that I could use to grow my own produce during the winter. I love garden fresh tomatoes, cucumbers, cantaloupes and a variety of other produce and it made me sad when I had to quit gardening for the season. I decided that it was time for me to invest in having a greenhouse built in my backyard so that I could continue to grow throughout the entire year. Learn all about the selection of the glass and how it needs to be cared for right here on my blog.
6 January 2016
Sidelights are tall and narrow rectangular windows, commonly made with frosted or colored glass, installed beside an entry door. Sidelights allow adequate light inside without giving a direct view inside your home. If you have a sidelight window with cracks or fading color in the glass, it is time for a replacement. Here are some tips to replace glass in sidelight windows. Gather Tools and Remove Trim For this project, you need:
6 January 2016
Glass doors can brighten up a shower area and are a lot easier to keep clean than old fashioned shower curtains. A beginning do-it-yourselfer can usually install a glass shower door during the course of an afternoon. The first step is making sure you take the proper measurements so you can buy a shower door kit that will fit into the space in front of the shower. Here is how to properly measure the opening so you can order a glass shower door that will fit into your bathroom.
1 January 2016
Do you have old furniture in your attic or elsewhere in your home that you would like to use again but that needs a little work? Do you enjoy scouting out thrift stores, antique shops and yard sales but never know what to do with the old furniture that you find? If so, you should consider working with a glass cutting company to have custom glass made for your furniture or furniture finds. Many people don't realize it, but companies that cut custom glass can help you restore old furniture in a couple of ways.
30 December 2015
Many accidents are caused each year by motorists not being able to see the road clearly. Often, there is a problem with their windshields, side mirrors, or headlights. You can improve your road vision and help keep yourself safe by making a few easy adjustments or repairs to your car. Side Mirrors At some point in your driving history, you probably started to change lanes only to hear a frantic honking right beside your vehicle.
29 December 2015
Now that the holidays are almost behind you, you may be planning new projects for 2016. If one of those projects involves making your outdoor patio part of your indoor living space, here are some ideas that might help you to create an attractive setting. The Connecting Wall - Whether the patio is next to your kitchen, the dining room or any other room, hire a contractor to knock out your existing wall and to establish a new entryway.