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Our previous house was a historic 1929 bungalow. But the demo demon was just too strong and out comes the chopped off ceiling and side walls. The next step was removing the mantle which we thought was one solid piece of wood that did not sound or feel like wood when we touched it (so I don’t know why we assumed it was wood…).fireplace remodel

The floor plan shows the new symmetry of the windows and the orientation of the furniture to the fireplace and TV. The circulation was also improved. The client wanted surfaces that were easy to clean and maintain, and the quartz countertops in a Crème Limestone color and slate flooring were the perfect fit.fireplace remodel

I cut the front of the floor base down so I could attach the cut off piece on the bottom of the cabinet box for support. Whilst they don’t provide the same warmth …

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Our last blog post was about the first step in our sunroom remodeling project: Painting Once we put new paint on the walls and ceiling, it was clear that something needed to be done with the fireplace. Many people purchase an unfinished fireplace mantel so they can paint or stain it to match the décor of their home rather than having the factory paint or stain it one of their standard colors. Once we had the fireplace completely resurfaced, it was time to add trim and molding pieces to design the fireplace the way we wanted it to look.fireplace remodel

Usually, stone fireplaces don’t match a highly modern or a contemporary space and therefore they are common in older or specifically styled homes. You see I used the original cabinet doors for the design theme for all the exterior windows in the house – all 24 of them.fireplace remodel

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From Monday 14th of May the section of High Street between Bromley Road and Manor Road will revert back to two way traffic. I am about to start doing joint check agreements with my GCs subcontractors because on many occasions he has not paid the subcontractors.contractors

As a subcontractor, we have recently received several requests from contractors telling us they will make payment AFTER we sign a release of lien. For example, previously a business located in the High Street between Thornton’s Corner and Rectory Road would be provided with a temporary reduction between the start of Phase 1 (13 March 2017) and end of Phase 2 (circa August 2017).contractors

It will be reopened to traffic from Monday 6th August. During the Easter weekend FM Conway’s contractors will be working on the Friday and Saturday but not Easter Sunday or Monday. All traffic will be sent on the main diversion …

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Our previous house was a historic 1929 bungalow. The walls were painted Greige by Sherwin Williams , and lastly, the floors were updated with new carpet. I wanted a more traditional” hearth and we had extra brick from the house, so it seemed like a perfect idea to me 🙂 Previously, there was just white (stained with soot) tile and white wood columns on each side with a small mantle at the top.fireplace remodel

When ordering a mantel from Agee Woodworks, you may submit the measurements above or email a photo of your fireplace to Agee Woodworks so they can determine what areas need to be measured. Wiring from a wall switch is run under the mantle to both sides of the fireplace for the final test fit.

Opt for such a feature if you have an open floor plan and you want to gain a bit of privacy in the …

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From Monday 14th of May the section of High Street between Bromley Road and Manor Road will revert back to two way traffic. I am about to start doing joint check agreements with my GCs subcontractors because on many occasions he has not paid the subcontractors.contractors

Working practices which conform to standards such as BS1192:2007 are also incorporated to allow this document to work alongside current project management and document control protocols. From Fairfield Road to Kelsey Park Road the one way will be reversed meaning traffic will drive up Fairfield and exit Burnhill Road.

At the same time there will be traffic changes to Burnhill Road and Kelsey Lane, residents in these affected roads will be letter dropped shortly with a further update. FASA provides subcontractors and specialty trade contractors with the tools, techniques, practices, attitude and confidence they need to thrive and excel in the construction industry.

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The fireplace on the main level of our house should be a beautiful focal point of the living area, but it was…. You can paint or stain a wood mantel to match the décor of your room. Carol Agee is the vice president of Agee Woodworks, which has been handcrafting wood fireplace mantels of impeccable style and quality for almost 10 years. We pulled out all the metal drywall corner joints and then removed the drywall which revealed the wood frame for the mantle.fireplace remodel

The pieces are cut and fitted to the inside of the recess. Paintable mantels use finger-jointed moldings and less-decorative wood or MDF (i.e. Medium Density Fiberboard) because the wood won’t be visible. Brick paint or fireplace paint that’s specially-formulated to withstand the demands of a fireplace can wash over the drab, old brick – even if it’s been painted before – and completely revitalize your fireplace …

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In recent years capability of radar deceptive jamming has been enhanced significantly with the development of Digital Radio Frequency Memory (DRFM) techniquesJammers with DRFM technology are widely reported in literature , for example ALQ-187(v)2 , ALQ-131 EA PUP , Falcon edge , ALQ-211(V)9 , ALQ-214(V)3 , Spectra , is a technology in which a high-speed sampling digital memory is used for storage and recreation of radio frequency most significant aspect of DRFM is that as a digital duplicate” of the received signal, it is coherent with the source of the received signal.home improvement

Early generation of expandable decoy only consist of simple TWT and repeater, letting them retransmit signal with more power to appear like mỏe attractive target, but modern expandable decoy such as Brite cloud are equipped with DRFM, thus allowing them to use many complex jamming techniques that traditionally only used by dedicate jamming systems.

The jamming signal must …

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Our last blog post was about the first step in our sunroom remodeling project: Painting Once we put new paint on the walls and ceiling, it was clear that something needed to be done with the fireplace. As the shingles are more of an accent, we put them on the upper dormer, chose a medium blue to paint the brick on the bottom, selected a creamy yellow siding, and kept the trim white so the colors popped. A flat paint would not have done justice to the ceiling and all the hard work we put into re-finishing it.

I have found that after receiving their new mantel, many people have questions and want advice on the best ways to go about finishing a fireplace mantel. Just a couple more pieces of drywall. Typically this decision is made before buying the mantel as different wood types and materials are used in …

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If you are interested in contributing a feature article on a construction topic that impacts subcontractors, specialty trade contractors and suppliers, please contact us. September is a great time to negotiate a great deal on new carpet for your home. FASA is committed to forging and exploring the critical issues shaping subcontractors and specialty trade contractors in the construction industry.contractors

Knowing the best time to buy new carpet is important, but knowing how to negotiate a great deal is also important. THIS LEGAL DOCUMENT REFLECTS THAT A CONSTRUCTION LIEN HAS BEEN PLACED ON THE REAL PROPERTY LISTED HEREIN. From Monday the 21st the junction between Burnhill Road and Kelsey Square has been closed to traffic.contractors

It will be reopened to traffic from Monday 6th August. During the Easter weekend FM Conway’s contractors will be working on the Friday and Saturday but not Easter Sunday or Monday. All traffic will be …

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Our previous house was a historic 1929 bungalow. Because its a time when you can have the windows open on your home, and allow a nice evening breeze to come in while enjoying the heat off the fireplace you have lit up. This is one of my favorite things to do in my home because it gives an ambience of outdoors.

Now, it will be bricked almost to the ceiling with an arch above the fireplace. If you go with a traditional fireplace design then it is going to fit into almost any environment, but on ocassions you will need to do something a little bit more contemporary. If you have a fireplace mantel, replacing it with something a little different can have a major impact on your living room.fireplace remodel

I removed the windows and added energy star units that didn’t open – added stained glass windows to hide the …