Author Archives: RafterTales

Beach Decor

Decorating your home in a beach decor is easy to do, and is inspired by the tranquility of the ocean and the beach, and the carefree lifestyle it invokes. Natural fibers and clean lines help build this beach decor theme. The beach-house bathroom is a mixture of soft contrasts. Clean lines and a basic color […]

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Baseboard Heaters For Your Home

Electric baseboard heaters can significantly support the energy efficient heating and cooling system of your home as well as benefit your family in a variety of ways. Heat Rises The baseboards of your home are a great place to install a heating system because of the principle that heat rises. Through the use of a […]

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Asian Decor

Asian décor has become more popular for home decorating in the past ten years or so! This visually appealing style has been consistently traditional decor in the East for a lifetime. However, the modern West has just recently discovered the joy and beauty of the decorating style of Asian décor. From tables, lamps, stools and […]

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Residential Aluminum Siding

Contractors and homeowners agree that aluminum siding is an excellent alternative to vinyl siding. Much like vinyl siding aluminum is easily installed, and virtually maintenance free. Aluminum siding is also highly durable, able to withstand extreme weather conditions, fire, and impact. Also, unlike other fire resistant materials of aluminum siding contains no asbestos, thus posing […]

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Wine Storage & Residential Cellars

Temperature is by far the most important factor in considering wine storage options. Storage temperature of wine has an impact on its flavor, quality and longevity. Since most wines need to be aged for a period of months to years, your wine storage area should have a consistent temperature. This means the popular nine bottle […]

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Trash Compactor

Many new homes come equipped with a trash compactor. But if yours did not, or you purchased an older home that does not have one, purchasing a trash compactor may be a good investment! There are several types of trash compactors, and you should evaluate what your needs and your budget are. A freestanding compactor […]

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Tool Storage

Whether you are looking for a toolbox, or a tool storage system for organizing larger tools in your garage or workshop, you may be overwhelmed at the staggering variety of choices out there. Regardless of which style or type of tool storage you choose, there are a few key things you should look for when […]

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Storage Shelves

There are many types of storage systems you can install in your garage, shed or closet space to make it more organized. Storage shelves offer several advantages, which make them the better choice among others. Shelves are of course very accessible. This makes it an easy to use storage system where you can store your […]

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Storage Shed

Storage sheds can be found in a variety of different shapes, sizes, and even colors. You can purchase them premade from metal, plastic or wood, or build one yourself! Storage sheds are becoming more and more popular, mainly because they are so versatile. There are many things that you can use a storage shed for, […]

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Sliding Closet Door Hanging

Sliding closet doors make an excellent space saver in your bedroom, family room or anywhere you have a closet and want to keep the junk inside hidden from view. One great benefit is that sliding closet doors don’t use up precious floor space, increasing the usable space, since there is no allowance for door clearance […]

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