container building

Container House Cost

Stockpiled shipping containers used as modular units for building homes are being praised for its eco-friendly nature. A lot would argue that the contribution to the environment isn’t much but David Cross from SG Blocks shares that one container has 8000 lbs of steel which will need 8000 kwh of energy to melt down while modifying it into something of higher and better use takes only 400 kwh of electrical […]

Container Homes

Container Home Prices

Container homes are more economical than most people think. Although there are some who would argue about the costs and how truly environment-friendly it is, a lot still believe that container homes make a good solution to the increasing surplus of containers all around the world. Container home prices vary. This is where major arguments begin. If you’re looking for a cheap alternative to a home, the author of Tin […]

Conex Boxes

Conex Box Homes

More popularly called intermodal container or freight container, a conex box is a standardized reusable steel box used for safe, secure, and efficient storage and movement of materials or products within different transport systems. The container can be transported from ship, to rail, to truck without having to unload the contents. These containers come in different sizes and are now the newest trends in green home building. Repurposing shipping containers […]

80s Party Decorations

80s Party Decorations

Finding yourself some 80s party decorations isn’t difficult. This iconic decade brought to us a lot of wonderfully tacky delights worth remembering. Among those well-remembered things include big bangs, leggings, pegged pants, Olivia Newton John albums and Captain Eo. It’s a decade that represents pop culture quite profoundly. A party with an 80s theme is definitely a trip down memory lane for the right age group so if you’re considering an 80s themed […]

Peel and Stick Ceramic Tile

Peel and Stick Tile Backsplash

Improving your home has never been this easy. With numerous DIY kits available for different aspects of a house, every homeowner can give their homes a facelift for a fraction of the cost of hiring a professional to redesign or redecorate. Among the DIY kits widely used by homeowners, peel and stick tile backsplash kits are gaining a lot of popularity. Through the introduction of new tiling technologies over the […]

Large Formal Dining Room Furniture

Formal Dining Room Sets

Formal dining room sets have a seemingly more superior look compared to the average dining room set. A formal dining room set can automatically create a formal atmosphere. Depending on the homeowners’ lifestyle, the type of dining room set matter in terms of entertaining purposes and personal family use. There are families who like to train their children into proper dining etiquette through bringing them up in a formal dining […]

Glass Tile Backsplash

Glass Subway Tile

Subway tile kitchen backsplashes are common in commercial kitchens. We’ve seen them there over the years but more recently, homeowners are choosing to use glass subway tile for their kitchen backsplashes. They’re very efficient and stylish. This makes them a good choice especially when you’re looking for a material that has a lot of versatility. What is a glass subway tile? Subway tiles get their name from the ceramic tiles […]

Small Room in Basement Ideas

Small Finished Basement Ideas

The basement is the best space in your house that you can take advantage of. Instead of having a dreary dungeon for seasonal clutter, why not turn it into a livable space? It sounds so easy and obvious but one of the things that some homeowners see as a challenge is the size. Not everyone has a big basement. Some homes have a small basement and when you have to […]