Category Archives: Furniture

Redoing Your Bookcase by Using Colors

Homemakers are constantly on the hunt for getting the best ideas so as to keep their house with the living fashion trends. Though the bigger remodeling projects, like changing a staircase or adding a porch. cost a lot of money, their are still many small scale projects which can definitely add appeal to the house. For example, you can think of putting on a new set of curtains – or maybe something interesting like painting your old book case with fresh vibrant colors, all by yourself.

Choose the shade of color you wish to apply. Scrape the old color & paint a coat of primer. Use a roller paint brush for easy application. Let it dry & apply a second coat of primer. Once done, apply at least three coats of paint, giving ample time for drying. Make sure you choose complementary shades of colors to apply on the shelves & the outer casing.

Different Kinds of Partition Walls

With the recent advancements in home designing sciences, homemakers today have a horde of virtually countless options to add a themed spice to their houses. From designer cabinets to tribal artifacts, signature bathroom sets to intelligent lighting solutions – the possibilities are endless. If you have a big room in front of you and do not know how to stuff it, you can opt for a division. Now in olden days, this usually involved rising up a load bearing stone-and-brick wall. However, today, a simple partition will do the magic in no time.

Partitions, owing to their portable nature, can be molded to be fitted into rooms of any shape & size. Also, with the new designs coming in every minute, you can find the right style to match your room. You can have a traditional brick, wood or concrete made partition. For classy appeals, go for the glass or stained glass style.

Connecting Your Cabinets Together

With the endless creative layouts for nearly every type of room, homemakers constantly change the arrangement of their rooms to keep up with the upcoming trends. One also changes the layout as per the changing season, mood or for special occasions. Making changes in the arrangement can also save you some space, for e.g. clubbing your cabinets together. They also look good as a combined set apart from saving some floor space. Though connecting your cabinets together is a pretty easy job, you still need to follow certain guidelines to ensure the output is not discouraging.

First, arrange your cabinets together as per your requirement. Check for the uniformity of each shelf & the top, using a level. You don’t want to align them in a slope. Once done, use wood screws across the wooden framework to fix them together. Screw them at multiple places to ensure a permanent fix.

Repairing the KraftMade not-closing drawers

Since the last few decades, homeowners have started giving a special attention to their houses, advancing from the old ‘brick & wood’ perspective. Nowadays, people look at their homes as a social representation of their personality – no wonder they spend a large fraction of their savings in its embellishment. Some home improvement companies have brought forward creative concepts in home makeovers. Reputed brands, like KraftMaid, have been providing ready-to-install as well as customized home improvement solutions. Since its inception about two decades back, KraftMaid has won millions of hearts with their signature collections of kitchen and bathroom cabinet solutions.

Often, your KraftMaid cabinet will give your problems while closing it. Such an issue arises if their is dirt sticking along the track or if the track clips have moved from their position. You can use a blower to clean any dirt. Use a screw driver to tighten the clip screws to put your cabinet back in order.