Surprise Your Dad With A Custom-Framed Photograph

If your father won awards for his stellar performance and you would like to surprise him on his birthday by giving a custom picture frame with the photo that depicts him receiving an award, complete the project that follows. A custom-framed photo will provide your dad with a reminder of his accomplishments and can be hung from a wall inside of his den or study.  Materials enlarged photograph old cloth or newspaper wooden frame (with glass cover) wood stain cloth wood varnish wood paint paintbrush engraved nameplate power drill hardware Purchase An Enlargement And Stain Or Paint A Frame

Moving Into An Older Home With Hardwood Floors? 3 Tips To Make It More Comfortable

Purchasing a house with hardwood flooring can be a great way to have some charm in the house, along with ensuring that you won't need to do any major remodeling work for new floors. While hardwood flooring may not have some of the same problems as older carpeting that could be stained or tile that can become chipped, hardwood still has some issues you'll need to consider. If you want your home to be as comfortable as possible and want to avoid being unhappy with the hardwood flooring, it's a good idea to look into the following projects that can help get them in shape.

Want The Ultimate In Luxury? Add An Inside Water Feature Just For Fun

When thinking of adding a water feature to their property, most homeowners automatically assume that it will be installed outside. However, placing the right water feature inside your home can turn a room -- or an entire home -- into a beautiful and relaxing work of art. Here is how to integrate a great water feature into any luxury home. Assess Your Space Start by walking through your home -- or through your home plans -- and looking for areas that could benefit from a water feature.

5 Tips To Select Great Bathroom Colors

If you are planning to remodel a bathroom, one of the most important decisions is the selection of a color palette for the room. Most bathrooms display multiple colors. Thus, it is important for the hues that are used in the room to complement one another. Here are a few tips to select great colors for your bathroom: Choose two or three colors from a paint swatch. One way to select the paint colors for your bathroom is by using a color swatch from a home improvement store.

Five Things To Know About Marble Countertops

Choosing a countertop can be difficult because there are so many choices and each choice has its advantages and disadvantages. One surface that has lasted through the ages is marble. It is a popular choice for many reasons, but it also has its flaws. Here are five things to know about marble countertops. Marble Ages Like Wine No doubt you have heard the saying wine gets better with age and the same is true with marble.