How do you do that? It’s kind of like putting a puzzle together. Once you’ve got all the pieces in place you can see the picture – or window covering, in this case!There are just a few “pieces” to your window covering puzzle, so let’s take a look at them. The pieces are light control, function and style. First we’ll get the puzzle’s outside edges in place – light control and function. These are the basics, the foundational pieces to help you make that smart choice. Next we’ll place that final piece, style. Ought to be easy, right? After all, how hard can a three-piece puzzle be? This isn’t a trick question – it really is this easy! So let’s get started. To begin we’ll ask a few questions about each puzzle piece. Some of your answers will be automatic – you will just know the answer, and won’t have to think about them. Some questions you’ll have to think about – but hey, this isn’t rocket science, and it’s a whole lot easier than a 1000-piece puzzle!After we’ve answered the questions we’ll be on to our next step . . . uh, well, there really isn’t a next step. After you’ve answered the questions you’ll have all your answers and will know what kind of window covering you need . . . and the puzzle is done!So, here we go. Let’s start with light control.
Take Your Keys. Nearly 20 percent of all vehicles stolen have the keys in them. Lock Your Car. Approximately 50 percent of all vehicles stolen were left unlocked. Never Hide a Second Set of Keys in Your Car. Extra keys can be easily found if a thief takes time to look. Park in Well-lighted Areas. Over half of all vehicle thefts occur at night. Park in Attended Lots. Auto thieves do not like witnesses and prefer unattended parking lots. If You Park in an Attended Lot, Leave Only the Ignition/Door Key. If your trunk and glovebox use the same key as the door, have one of them changed. Don’t give the attendant easy access to your glovebox and trunk. Upon returning, check the tires, spare tire, and battery to be sure they are the same as those you had when you parked. Never Leave Your Car Running, Even if You’ll Only be Gone For a Minute. Vehicles are commonly stolen at convenience stores, gas stations, ATMs, etc. Many vehicles are also stolen on cold mornings when the owner leaves the vehicle running to warm up. Completely Close Car Windows When Parking.
Natural health is timeless. It will never date. It will always be relevant, despite what the media tells you about ‘new’, ‘improved’, ‘scientific’ and all the other gimmicky words that are only employed to impress you enough to buy something. And, happily, natural health is currently enjoying the comeback it deserves. To enjoy it, there are at least three really important aspects to address. The first is your diet. There’s a saying that a quarter of what you eat keeps you alive. Three quarters of what you eat keeps your doctor alive. So if you eat a typical western diet of fast foods, canned drinks and sweets or chocolate, you know you’re heading for disaster. A natural diet consists of lots of fresh fruit and vegetables, preferably raw. Raw isn’t essential, but will take you that extra mile. As long as at least 30% is raw, you’ll do all right. By raw I mean unpasteurised, unheated in any way, un-radiated, unadulterated. Just fresh produce recently harvested. So fresh produce should be the bulk of your diet. If you can’t see yourself eating a lot of fresh produce, then I suggest you invest in a food dehydrator. That dries fresh food without losing the nutrients in them.
While Pakistan passed through a very inert, static and quiescent period (all through the 1950s and an early part of the ’70s) where fashion is concerned, it was in the ’70s that Pakistan finally got its first retail-fashion boutique established by Tanveer Jamshed, called Teejays. Here, Images takes a peek at the fashion eras, people and the fashion trends during these past six decades. 1940s: During this era fashion in the newly created Pakistan saw a ray of hope in the form of the gora culture — hats, ties, belts, etc. “Pakistani/Muslim men and women were inspired by the goras rather than the Quaid-i-Azam Mohammed Ali Jinnah or his sister Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah. Mr Jinnah’s lifestyle resembled that of an upper-class English gentleman. His clothes made him one of the best-dressed men in the world, rivaled in united India perhaps only by Motilal Nehru, the father of Jawaharlal. Among the women, net was a big favorite and borders were used and usually appliquéd on dresses,” elucidates Lahore-based designer Beegee. Due to the western influence, the use of traditional garments such as angarkhas, choghas and jamas diminished considerably. However, on the other hand, the ceremonial safa, pagri, topi and sherwani became as widespread as ever among the menfolk. Still, women at the time took the wardrobe change in their stride and continued with peshwaz, kurtas, ghararas and chunris, at times using imported fabrics but mostly using traditional hand-woven ones.
Every hotel in every region has its own characteristics in emerging the unique feeling toward the guests enjoyment and satisfaction. The aim for every hotel is to create the unforgettable impression from the guests to ensure them to come again to stay for the next day. In a kind of archipelago countries, such as Indonesia and Philippines, they grow local atmosphere to serve individual and unique hotel environment. In those typical tropical country hotels, they optimize the surrounding natural attraction to gain the one of a kind view and place for the best service given. It features the luxury of furniture that match with the atmosphere. Open spaces hotel near to beaches of warm climate has its own choice toward the furnishings it took. In order to show the beauty of the area so they tend to feature wood furniture for the interior and exterior design. Wood furniture dominated the hotel area to blend the concept of the hotel décor inspired from the cultural surrounding. It gives a tropical and natural impression. Beside, wood material is easy to maintain. The material can be from teak, mahogany, and other typical tropical wood in Asian countries that able to find easily.
The Internet is no longer a niche technology. It is evolving into a platform where the end user is the king. The interactive power of this technology is far greater than any other media, and hence its success. Today there is no part of life that is left untouched by the internet. Of the many changes that have been ushered into our lives at the click of the mouse, Online Shopping is a phenomenon that is fast catching up with all. As our lives become busier and complicated, the world is witnessing more and more consumers turn to the convenience of the Internet when it comes to buying electronics and other products. The possibility of day-to-day money transactions over the internet has turned it into a cheap, convenient and unrivalled source of interest in trade. Consumers who use the internet for many daily transactions, have seen a boost in confidence to use it for their shopping purpose. Even though the shopping mall culture of direct shopping where you see, touch, debate and haggle over the products and prices is still very much in practice, more and more net savvy consumers are now shifting towards online shopping.
If you’re cleaning up your home for sale or maybe you’re just moved into a new place and have noticed that the caulk around the tub makes you embarrassed to have people tour your home or make you scared to take a bath, don’t fret too much about it. While ratty old caulk looks terrible, it’s not that hard to replace. The hard truth is that if prospective buyers come into your gorgeous house that’s staged all to perfection and you’ve got ratty, mildewed caulk in your bathroom then that may be all they focus on. Old caulk can make your bathroom look dirty, unhygienic, and uninviting. The problem has a pretty simple solution which will leave your bathroom looking polished and clean. What you need to do first is remove the old caulk; a razor or other narrow scraper works well for this. Once all the old caulk is off the surfaces you will need to clean them, particularly if the area was mildewed. Use a bleach solution to kill any mildew then rinse and let dry. If your old caulk was not providing a water tight seal then you should allow for extra drying time so that you don’t trap that moisture behind a new bead of caulk.
A concrete fastener is a screw, bolt system, or other fastening technique, designed to attach any non-structural object to a section of concrete. The concrete can be in the ground, or it can be part of a wall or other standing structure. There are an unlimited number of uses for a concrete fastener. Concrete fasteners and concrete anchors are structurally and linguistically the same thing, the term “fastener” is used when describing non-structural attachments, “anchor” is used when describing different ways to hold a building or other structure in place. Concrete anchors are much bigger than concrete fasteners. Concrete fasteners are normally made from galvanized carbon or stainless steel.
Blythewood SC Real EstateBlythewood, South Carolina, is a suburb of Columbia and is conveniently located about 20 miles Northeast of the City of Columbia. Blythewood has served as a “last stop” before the 75 mile drive to Charlotte, NC on Interstate 77, as it did in the mid 1800’s for the railroad. Locals pride themselves on the towns quaint setting and charming neighborhoods. Just recently the Town of Blythewood created a new master plan to construct a multi million-dollar community park to service residents and maintain the country-like reputation that Blythewood is known for. New developments are becoming popular in Blythewood and offer a variety of amenities and unique characteristics that keep this small town consistent to its original landscape. Many business parks and commercial real estate developments, such as Montgomery Ridge, have maintained the beauty of large estates while incorporating the ongoing changes within the community. Residential real estate developments in Blythewood have also tried to maintain low-density country living. Much of the Real Estate for sale in Blythewood consists of large parcels, equestrian farms, waterfront properties and golf course lots. In relation to homes for sale in Columbia, Blythewood has many differences that Columbia Neighborhoods may not offer. Here are a few that are popular and well known:Longcreek Plantation Neighborhoods like Longcreek Plantation offer 1-4 acre homesites with resort style amenities such as golf, swimming, horseback riding, fishing and tennis within the community.
Teak has been known and adored since the era of shipbuilders for its beauty, resistance against extreme weather conditions and durability. Since it has high oil inside, it covers the wood from dryness. There are a variety of types of teakwood. Teak is grown in tropical climate of South East Asia. The best one and most required after is Indonesian. Many sources of teak wood have been found out side those countries but have no better qualities than them. Because of its quality many people local and international put teak as top listed furniture to buy. The Indonesian forestry ministry declared a rule that every timber for export have to get listed. If the teak is under age it can not be manufactured. That’s why a solution to market demand has to be found immediately. As a result furniture manufacturer produce a new product from trash. Here, trash means a teak substance that is ever used for something else. It can be found from demolition site of old buildings, railroads, old houses, docks, boats among the other thing. The best thing from reclaimed teak furniture is that they are recycled items. They have less environmental impact as these woods are old and are not made from cutting living trees. Regardless to the eco friendly matter, reclaimed teak has more durability compared to the new teak products in store. The 18th century woods are such immense supply for avoiding nightmare of them dying out. Wooden furniture lovers won’t think twice to go to this new old teak creation, will they?