Cinder Cone Treehouse – Childhood Idea that Came True

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In the spring of 2014 a group of friends led by foster huntington broke ground on a building project in skamania county, washington in the columbia river gorge. The project’s focal point is a multi-platform treehouse, but also includes a skate bowl and a wood fired soaking tub. The crew who worked on ‘the cinder cone’ … Read moreCinder Cone Treehouse – Childhood Idea that Came True

How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs?

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As bed bugs have become more resistant to insecticides, they’ve become an increasing problem in North America. Because these little insects can be transported in any type of material, from clothing to luggage, it isn’t uncommon to hear about them infesting hotels, dorm rooms, and, most terrifyingly, your own home. If you’ve had any experience … Read moreHow to Get Rid of Bed Bugs?

Astley Castle – Treasure within Ruins

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Groundbreaking modern accommodation has been inserted within the ruined walls of this ancient moated site to combine the thrill of modern architecture with the atmosphere of an ancient place. In the late 1990s, the Landmark Trust had tried to provide the site with a viable future through its usual solution of conventional restoration and conversion … Read moreAstley Castle – Treasure within Ruins

The Oak Pass – an “Upside Down” House

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The Oak Pass Main house uses an “Upside Down” program, with public spaces above the bedrooms, which are buried into the hill and beneath a green roof of edible herbs. This relatively large house at 8,000 square feet appears much smaller and carefully integrated into the surrounding landscape, which includes over one hundred and thirty … Read moreThe Oak Pass – an “Upside Down” House

6 Natural Fly Repellents

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As the weather becomes warmer, and spring begins to fade into summer, more and more people begin to flock outside. There are so many things to do outdoors, especially as children begin leaving school and are eager to play. However, there is a shadow on all the excitement of being outside: Bugs. Or, more specifically, … Read more6 Natural Fly Repellents

Kitchen Remodeling | Butcher Block Countertops – The Latest Craze!

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Who doesn’t love the ‘Butcher Block Countertops’ in the kitchen? We all love, as they’re not only the ornament, but also facilitate us grandly during cooking. If you’ve been planning to renovate your kitchen, or even doing research on the countertop materials, the butcher block countertops are the best bet. Since, these days, they’re indeed … Read moreKitchen Remodeling | Butcher Block Countertops – The Latest Craze!

Homemade Dishwasher Detergent

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Dishwashers are more economical than traditional hand washing of dishes but commercially made dishwasher tablets and packets are a different matter altogether. Many commercial products can ring in at 40 to 50 cents per load, or even higher depending on the type you choose, but there is a more economical way. DIY dishwasher detergents can cost … Read moreHomemade Dishwasher Detergent