Chalk Paint 101 – How To Get That Vintage Look

Does pastel remind you of the 50s? This vintage look can be achieved with chalk paint. You can paint your old (or new) furniture with chalk paint to get this look… do it yourself. Chalk paint is different from other paint because it contains plaster (because of the plaster it will stick to almost any […]


Silo House

Would You Live In A Silo House Like This?

Yes, silos have been turned into houses. This one is in the Midwest of the States — in Utah. It’s called the Monte-Silo house. From a distance, you might think it’s still a grain silo. But the inside has some very unusual features, just like the house itself. Take the beds for example. They sit […]


Silos Turned Into Solar Homes, A New Plan In Sustainability

Silos Turned Into Solar Homes, A New Plan In Sustainability?

Go local and you will have a better chance of sustainability than buing bulk from a mass-production warehouse somewhere, or so the odds go. What about old grain silos, which you can find everywhere unused and just falling apart in some cases. Yes, they can, say a group of students, although the students didn’t actually […]


Prefab Metal Homes Are Very Fast, Have A Tiny Footprint, And Make Renos, Changes, And Resale Easier

If you live in a desert or other out-of-the-way location, you may know that in order to build in your location. That’s one of the benefits of steel home construction. Some of these are factory modules, some custom. Of course, you can have just about anything built. So how does it cut down on costs […]


Buildings With Steel

Prefab Metal Homes: 12 Advantages

Steel is used in a number of building applications regularly, but what about as the material for your own house? There are several reasons to consider steel as the main material for your home. Here we list 12 important advantages steel has over wood, stone, or concrete. 1. Steel is light but strong. Steel building […]


Metal Buildings

7 Essential Things To Know About Beautiful Metal Buildings

Have you ever considered metal as a home building option? It has a number of advantages over wood or stone, but it is something of another ballgame. There are a lot of things to consider when you’re considering metal buildings.¬†Here we’ll break down 7¬†essential things to get you started in your quest to understand the […]


14 Great Ways to Keep Spiders Out of Your Home Naturally

14 Great Ways to Keep Spiders Out of Your Home Naturally

Getting rid of these creepy crawlies from our yard makes our home feel safer and healthier. There are lots of things that we can do in order to eliminate them without using any harmful chemicals. These natural remedies are easy and safe to use and you can utilize them for maximum spider-fighting effects. 1. Lady […]


Why Aren't You Making Stuff Out of Concrete

Why Aren’t You Making Stuff Out of Concrete?

Have you ever worked with concrete? You probably know it is a very versatile material. It can’t be used to make long extensions or flexed much — it is not strong that way. But it can be used to put weight on top of. It is also inexpensive and can be shaped into almost any […]