Making a basement area family-friendly may be a challenge with some basements, but it can be done. When my stepson purchased his home, the cellar was disgusting. It was a dirty pit, dark and dismal with only an area carved out for a washer and dryer. He's lived there more than 20 years now, and over that time he worked at transforming the living space into something truly delightful. There's room for his daughter to have friends over, an extra bathroom, and well-equipped home workshop. He started with nothing but unused space and worked slowly as he could afford to, and the transformation is amazing. If he can adapt his basement for his family's use, so can you!Adding Living Space, Family Time, and Value With Finished Basement Ideas
Does your family need more room to expand? How about finishing your basement? The area is already there and just waiting for your finishing touches. By doing the planning and even some of the work yourself, you can take your own family's needs and interests into consideration to create the perfect space. You can incorporate family activity areas into the mix, such as a game room, a pool or ping-pong table, or a home theater, in order to spend more time together as a family. While you're doing your family the favor of adding extra space and function to your home, you'll also be increasing the value of the property itself. Finished basement ideas abound to help you design the ideal space for all of your needs.
Backyard. Published at Tuesday, September 25th 2018, 14:48:52 PM by Shelby G.
If you love romantic and ornamental arts and trim or you are mesmerized by the Renaissance Era, I think a Queen Anne/Victorian style porch will be great for you. These styles of porches are truly fit for a King or Queen and they add a touch of old time elegance to your home. Most of these designs will include the use or wrought iron furniture, fencing or porch rails. You will also notice designs, curves and carved formations on the porch posts or railings and ornamental décor is the standard for this porch. Accent pillows line with ruffles, lace and floral designs are common as well as plenty of the color red.
Bedroom. Published at Tuesday, September 25th 2018, 14:37:52 PM by Shelby G.
you should begin by browsing some magazines for ideas. Avoid the trendy home decorating magazines and go after the magazines you would actually subscribe to. Look at the advertisements and see the rooms used as backdrops for photo shoots. Do any of these designs peak your interest? Get an idea of the things you like and dislike. This will make choosing your decorating elements much easier.
If you are looking for the perfect masculine makeover for your home
Decor. Published at Monday, September 24th 2018, 14:32:48 PM by Shelby G.
When you are making this type of invitation you may want to have one baby footprint or you could even have a few of them so it looks like the footprints are walking, it's really up to you. You could even do a dance pattern in baby footprints. Just get creative and have fun.
You can get a baby footprint invitation kit to make the invitations. Everything will be included in the kit, the baby footprint stamp, the envelopes, the paper, everything you need. You just have to do the stamping, and some have a spot for pictures, so you'll add the picture and then fill them out. It's a quick, easy and cute option for those who don't have a lot of time for crafting or just don't have the inclination.
Swimming Pool. Published at Monday, September 24th 2018, 14:31:31 PM by Shelby G.
If you choose the more extensive deck
one that wraps the pool, the most basic will have enough room to walk around the far side of the pool. It will have a deck area large enough to put a chair or two. And will have a protective fence so you can't fall off and also to keep out trespassers. It attaches to the pool and can be fully customized. If you have bigger plans you may want to consult someone who specializes in above ground pool deck designs. They will be able to help you save money where you might not otherwise see it.
Events. Published at Thursday, October 01st 2015, 15:03:39 PM by Shelby G.
Binki Taylor was the first of our 17 speakers to take to the stage and left the crowd in standing ovation with a moving story on her childhood as a black girl fostered by an all-white family. “I know exactly what it’s like to have a voice that isn’t understood. You feel like you don’t belong. Under the skin is where I found my voice. I had to tackle how to belong from the bottom.”Rebecca Trevalyan, Sam Hall and Steadman Scott also delivered their pieces on what Brixton means to them and thoughts on improving local communities. “What does Afewee mean? It’s for the community, it’s for us. Our mission is to put belief, passion, hard-work and discipline together,” Steadman explained.
some for the first time and some regular TEDxBrixton fans who shared positive feedback about the event and revealed their own thoughts on the theme Kaleidoscopes.
Events. Published at Wednesday, September 30th 2015, 15:01:49 PM by Shelby G.
1. Tell us a bit about your background? I’m the partnerships manager, which means I look after our relationships with local businesses and sponsors.2. What’s your favourite thing to do in Brixton? I’ve lived her for a while now and this answer changes weekly, but at the moment I love hot yoga classes at Fierce Grace, after which I stagger down the road to Lucy’ Juices for a pick me up. As I expect most people who live here say, Brixton Market is a favourite spot – Fish Wings and Tings is an institution and Dave from Market Row wines will always find you a great bottle. Oh, and Three Eight Four on Coldharbour Lane does the best cocktails I can find.3. What’s your interpretation of this years’ theme ‘Kaleidoscopes’? I’ve been working with a lot of local businesses this year and the theme has been very meaningful for a lot of people, as it represents the mash-up of old and new that Brixton is currently experiencing.4. What book(s) are you currently reading? What’s it about? A few! Currently switching, depending on my mood, between Tim Jackson’s Prosperity without Growth (he has a great TED talk by the way) and Michael Ondaatje’s The English Patient, which is a favourite of my dad’s, so he’s chuffed I am finally reading it.5. What’s your favourite TED talk? An all time great and one that I always pass on to others is Jackson Katz – Violence Against Women: It’s a Men’s Issue. Heavy title I know, but just a genius argument and one that never fails to spark debate.
Events. Published at Tuesday, September 29th 2015, 14:55:48 PM by Shelby G.
1. Tell us a bit about your background? I’m a freelance events manager working across a variety of community and commercial projects in and around London including music festivals, experiential productions and corporate events. I’m also our Executive Producer responsible for leading all production and planning on the event day.
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