Author Archives: Local Fresh
While they might not be growing coffee beans in Norway and Scandinavia, Norwegian designer Oystein Helle Husby has come up with one very curvy, flowing and organic-looking espresso machine, made using planks of Populus. Using 3D modeling software and a CNC milling machine to laboriously take the project from design to completion, Husby, an Oslo […]
Want to know what experts have to say about this year’s home improvement trends? We’ve got a top 10 list, plus a great Infographic that gives you a quick snapshot of what 50 experts think the hot topics will be in 2011 for homeowners, DIYers, designers and contractors. You should be able to find plenty […]
Why Should You Care About R Value? R value (resistance to heat flow) may not seem that crucial, but it could be costing you money! Insulation is a material you probably spend precious little time thinking about. Until sub zero (or sweltering) weather, a three-digit utility bill or chilly drafts start to come, and you […]
Interior decorating on a budget can be a challenge; prioritizing is critical. Our Budget Home Decorating Guide gives you dozens of money-saving ideas, tips, examples and photos to follow as you plan your interior design project on a shoestring budget!
Regular cleaning of your home’s air ducts helps prevent major maintenance issues, promotes good health for your family and reduces your home energy expenses.