Monday, August 3, 2015

Roof Greening Home to Reduce Solar Heat

August 3, 2015 Green House Design


Let’s plant to reduce the effects of global warming. One of them by making the plants on the roof. Roof Greening Home to Reduce Solar Heat. More effort is needed to create a green roof. Here is information that can help you understand the importance of the roof garden, as well as the steps for preparation.

1. Crops are planted on the roof will absorb solar heat received, but will not be passed into the room. This summer it will be used by plants to photosynthesize and grow flowers. That way, the temperature in the neighborhood will decrease with a roof garden.

Green Room Diagram Green Room Composition Roof Greening Home to Reduce Solar Heat

Green Room Diagram, Green Roof Composition

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Stop Your Home From Falling Into Decay With These 4 Tips

August 2, 2015 Guest Post


If you ever want to sell your home you’ll want to make sure people get a great first impression as they walk up from the curb. The problem with that is that it normally costs a pretty penny to get your house a new face lift. A few simple maintenance routines will greatly improve your house’s looks and you’ll feel proud every time you come home. Lets take a look at four tips to stop your home from falling into decay…
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Interior Design by Tom Bombford Studio, Provide New Family Room, Kitchen and Dining Area

Interior Design


Description from architects:
Alterations carried out to a Federation bungalow to provide a new Family Room, Kitchen and Dining Area. Extensions and building envelop performance were tightly controlled to keep within the limits of the exiting air conditioning system.
Full width aluminium sliding doors were positioned along the back wall incorporating high performance glass. A significant design element is the use of the hanging corner making the building more open and giving a better connection to outside. The verandah was extended to match and large rainwater storage tanks positioned below. Designed by Tom Bombford Studio.

Interior Design by Tom Bombford Studio Interior Design by Tom Bombford Studio, Provide New Family Room, Kitchen and Dining Area
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Is it Time for a New Water Heater (and Other Concerns)?

August 1, 2015 Guest Post


Plumbing concerns are one of the major issues homeowners inevitably face. If you do not have much plumbing experience, things like a leaking water heater can become a major concern.

Plumber II Is it Time for a New Water Heater (and Other Concerns)?
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Easy Ways to Keep Your Home Pest-Free

Guest Post


As a homeowner, you likely prefer to keep wildlife outdoors and house pets indoors. However, as hard as you may try, pests like squirrels, raccoons, mice, rats, birds, and insects may seem to find their way in. By utilizing the tips and tricks below, you can reduce your risk of pest infestation.
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