5 Hardscape Ideas to Make Your Backyard Beautiful

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Landscaping makes your home’s exterior more attractive, but it also requires a lot of maintenance. If you feel overwhelmed by the upkeep, you may be focusing too much attention on softscape and not enough on hardscape ideas.

Lush backyard with stone path and retaining wall filled with plants and bushes

The Elements of Landscaping

Front-yard landscaping adds curb appeal that makes a great first impression and adds resale value. Backyard landscaping makes a home feel functional and luxurious.

If you design your landscape with the care and time it deserves, it will be attractive and low-maintenance. That means you’ll need to bring both softscape and hardscape ideas

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Kitchen Chimney – HomeLane Blog

We all love the sound and smell of a crackling tadka don’t we? Unfortunately, it also splatters oil droplets and lets out a lot of fumes in the kitchen. So does most of our regular cooking.

A kitchen chimney is an appliance that removes gas, flue and smoke produced by your stove, throwing it out into the atmosphere. It is usually placed vertically above the stove, to ensure the smooth flow of gases and fumes through them, and drawing in the air into the combustion, in a ‘chimney effect’.

Read on for a quick, comprehensive guide on kitchen chimneys

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DIY Interior Design Ideas for Home Quarantine

The COVID-19 pandemic might have kept us socially distanced and home-bound for several weeks. But, did you know that cleaning and rearranging your home could be a coping mechanism? You can use this opportunity to transform your home with some cool DIY interior design projects!

Take a look at all corners of your home, and you’ll find plenty of ideas – you could paint a table, hand-build a new wooden ledge, or convert an old fabric into a framed piece of art. Sometimes just making small changes in your home can inject more energy into your space.

Here are plenty

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House Decor Accessories

Once we say dwelling décor we often consider design, colours and materials we use in houses to reinforce magnificence. We now have a patio set that we bought at Costco some years again for a very good price. Nevertheless, sitting out within the blistering Central Oregon solar hasn’t helped it retain its unique black shiny coloration. All the chairs and the desk had pale by this summer season to a nice gray finish. Fill the pot with broth, inventory or water till the entire elements are lined. Utilizing plain water is fine but it surely dilutes the flavor of the …

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