Choice of material for your kitchen counter top

July 28, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Kitchen Care

Material for kitchen countertops, kitchen counter topsThe most conventional material that are used for kitchen countertops are laminate and Formica. These were the choices in the earlier days but today, there are many choices of materials that ca n be sued for making kitchen countertops. The most popular materials are the hardwoods, granites and the quartz. These are the materials that can give a countertop that look very elegant.

Granite is a very good option for your kitchen countertops as they are very stylish and also quite durable. Quartz is also a very good material for kitchen countertops. They are non-porous, elegant and they are extremely hard. They are costlier than most of the other materials but they are very durable and since they are industry manufactured, they are made in a fashion that gives them only the good attributes. Another good material would be the corian countertops. There are a lot of options when it comes to the materials for kitchen

Things to keep in mind while purchasing window locks

July 22, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Improvement

Purchase  window locks, window locksThere are a lot of things to consider when you are purchasing the locks for your windows. It is not a very easy task to find the right lock for your window. You have to make sure that the lock you are choosing will be able to provide security in the best possible way. However, it is also important that the lock suits the overall decoration and the appeal of your house. The lock must also come at a reasonable price.

The quality of the accessories should not be compromised at any cost. The locks should be good looking but it is more important to get a lock that will be sturdy and strong and be able to provide security to you and your family. There are a lot of options when it comes to the different kinds of locks that are available in the market. You will have a variety of options to choose from in terms of the metals. You can go for a nickel or a brass one as they are quite strong. There are various technologies of locks as well.

Wax your wooden flooring yourself

July 16, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Flooring

Tips to wax wooden flooring, flooringDo you want to know about the procedures of waxing your wooden flooring? Well then go through his article and know about the process with great details. First of all you should make sure that there is no dirt, moisture on the wooden floor and hence you should vacuum clean and mop perfectly to remove all of them from your wooden floor. Before placing the wax layer you should let the floor dry completely.
The wax layer should be thin and not opaque. After placing the layer you should wait for one and half hours so that it dries up. Once the first coat of wax layer is dry then you can apply the second layer as the wood will soak the wax layers slowly.

Once you are done with it then you can use rotary polisher to get shine on your wood flooring. Regular wiping is also necessary for the shining of your wooden flooring.

How to keep your rugs dust free

July 11, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Care

Tips to maintain rugs, home careRugs form an important part in the interior decoration of any home. Not only décor, rugs provide comfort to your feet, especially during the winters. But maintenance of the rugs is also very important. If you are totally clueless how to keep your rugs dust free here are some tips that will surely benefit you. Firstly rugs should be cleaned on a daily basis. Dirt and dust have a tendency to accumulate between the linen of the rugs and damage them.

There are different types of rug cleaners available in the market. They are designed to clean different kinds of rugs. Using these cleaners at least three to four times a month will be helpful. Vacuum the rugs at least twice a week. Another good way to keep the rug away from dust is by removing the source of main dust. Place a floor mat at the entry of every room so that all the dust gets trapped in them and the rugs remain clean.