1955 Chevrolet Bel Air 2-Door Hardtop (3 of 9)

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1955 Chevrolet Bel Air 2-Door Hardtop (3 of 9)

Photographed at the Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse "Toys for Tots" Car Cruise in Springfield, Illinois on October 10, 2009. This is an annual event held in association with the Cool Cruisers Car Club.

Please visit my Motor Vehicles Collection on Flickr where you will find more than 10,000 photographs that have been thoughtfully categorized into dozens of sets, and carefully organized by model year, manufacturer, vehicle type, and more. This project, which began in 2008, continues to expand with new material added daily.

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Top Reasons To Consider Basement Waterproofing

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A leaky or flooded basement is more than just an inconvenience. A wet and leaking basement has always ranked highest as the home improvement problem. Whether you are a buyer, seller or the owner of a home, wet basements is always a concern. If not attended on time, it will not only damage the foundation of the home, but also might cost you a fortune for its repair in the future.

Water in the basement can ruin your home and poses serious health hazard. Most people don’t pay attention to this problem until it has caused damage to the foundation of the home. Here are some reasons to consider basement waterproofing as a permanent wet basement solution for your home:

To Increase the Property Value – A wet and damaged basement with mold and mildew growth will depreciate the value of your home. Basement waterproofing will increase the sale value of your home by as much as 30%.

– To Prevent Health Risks – A wet and leaking basement means increased growth of mold, mildew, fungus and bacteria. Excess moisture in the basement makes it a perfect breeding ground for all these harmful things. All these significantly affect the … Read More

Remodeled Kitchen

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Remodeled Kitchen

4856 Lonestar Way
Antelope CA 9584

On July 28, 2013 a spacious 5 bedroom/3bath 3,042 SQ FT home is up for auction. The home features an open layout, granite title, travertine and walnut, hand scrapped floors throughout.

Auction
07/29/2013 9:00 AM

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House Renovation – Framing A Closet

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Renovating can either be a fun experience, or a frustrating one, depending on how well you are prepared for it. And if you're renovating a house, then we would hope are quite well prepared. After all, the last thing you want to have to do when you're done is to re-do something you thought was working out just fine.

In any home, space is an issue. You can really never have enough of it. And a well made closet space is an essential part of the house's over all aesthetics. When smartly framed, your closet can be quite an asset, whether it's for your precious wardrobe, or next to the main door to just hang coats. Now let's take it from the top.

First, you want to decide on the ideal size. 27 inches of depth is what you want for minimum, especially if you plan on hanging your clothes. Other size factors depend on the size of your room or what you need. You could go with a smaller single door closet, or a larger walk in.

The best way to frame your closet is by laying the structure flat on the ground. You might want to consider placing … Read More

Using Electrician Services for Home Improvement

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A residential home is a major investment, so it makes sense that you would want to make periodic improvements to it over time. Both modest upgrades and major renovations can promote increasing property values, and they can also help you to enjoy living in your home more fully through improved function and enhanced ambiance. Whether your goal is to promote pride of ownership, to increase property values or both, you may benefit from putting the services of a skilled electrician to use with your next project. An electrician may not be the first type of contractor that you consider calling for an improvement project, but this professional’s services may benefit you in a number of ways.

Enhanced Lighting

One way that an electrician can help you to achieve the goals that you may have for home improvement is to install enhanced lighting. Light fixtures may be found in most or all rooms of your home, and they can have a dramatic impact on the style of the space as well as energy consumption in the home. Whether you are working on improvements to just one room or want to tackle the whole house at once, an electrician can install enhanced … Read More