The cramped space of a small dorm may not be the perfect living space. It’s really difficult to arrange your furniture and decorate it. That’s because a wrong move may mean ending up with an even tinier room. However, there are ways to create extra space. You can go for the right furniture and making the most of what you have.
Maximize your dorm space by scaling down your furniture. Of course, you can’t expect to incorporate a large dining room set, as you will have no more space left for other essential items. For your dining area, go for a small square table with a pair of chairs which you can easily place in one corner.
If there are closets built into the space near your preferred dining area, make the most out of them. Get rid of their doors. You can place your small ref in it. You may also place items in it such as your toaster, microwave oven, airport and others. The drawers may house your canned or dry goods.
Bunk beds are a great space saver, as you got two sleeping places built on top of one another. If you got the dorm only for … Continue Reading
Everyone knows that most men like to keep their lawn in top condition. To do this they have to have many different tools to help them accomplish this goal. Without having a rake there would be no way to rake up the leaves. Without having a lawnmower there is no way to cut the grass. Tools are important in keeping your lawn beautiful. Some people find that they have a problem with storing all their lawn equipment.
You can safely store all of your lawn equipment in a garden shed. You should really think about buying a garden shed if you do not already have one. You can consider many different types of materials for a garden shed such as metal, plastic, or wood. You can also choose between shape, color, and size. You can also buy corner sheds if you don’t have enough room in your yard for a larger shed.
When choosing a shed you can pick any of them for any reason at all. You can get small sheds that will only hold a few of your tools or buy one that is big enough to hold a lot of tools and other things. When you … Continue Reading
Stud finders are handy tools that help you to locate studs, live AC wires, and nails beneath walls. Before the invention of this tool, people manually detected studs by hammering a nail to the wall to find if there is a stud beneath. This trick works but takes its own time.
Thanks to the invention of stud finders, the job is now simplified. They guide you to that particular spot in a wall where the stud is located. We will see in brief about the types and uses of this amazing innovation. If you wish to purchase one, a collection of stud finders are available on Amazon or some online retailers. Compare, research, and purchase it according to your convenience.
Type of Stud Finders
There are two types of stud finders. One, Magnetic Stud Detector, which involves a very simple principle of “magnetic pull” to attract metal behind the wall. Two, Electronic Stud Finder that has an in-built capacitor that detects studs behind walls, ceilings or beneath the floor.
Magnetic detectors, which have less applicability with homes built from metal lath and plaster, can be further classified into two – Stationary and Moving. Stationary detectors completely depend … Continue Reading
When a friend knocks on your door unexpectedly, is your first reaction one of embarrassment as you apologize for the mess as you invite them in? Do you have to move piles of clutter from the sofa before they (and you!) can sit down – and do you feel you would like to something about it, that you would like to welcome your friends with a smile into a tidy, attractive home?
You need to declutter! You can’t be organized if your home is a mess of clutter – you’ll waste time looking for daily essentials such as your keys or that piece of paper with an essential phone number on it. Clutter wastes your time and drains your energy.
Decluttering is not difficult – you just need to be practical and a little ruthless – and you’ll feel so much better and more in control of your life when it’s done. Follow these tips for the best chance of success:
Plan what you are going to do before you start. It’s generally not a good idea to start on a really large area such as the garage (this seems to be a magnet for clutter rather than being used … Continue Reading