“Saving the world one scrap metal at a time” is what seemed to be the mantra, and what drove this young artist from Podgorica, Montenegro to create a series of these larger than life Transformers-inspired metal sculptures. For the past two years, Danilo Baletic, 22, and his father, Mico have been working on these scrap [...]

Prepping for heavy-duty saw equipment use is no walk in the park. It takes of safety precautions to look at before you can even start. One of them is finding a strategic area to set camp for your machinery where you can be more productive and at the same time favorable for you, and even [...]

With hardwood flooring, loose boards are a common problem. Over time, hardwood floors get loose due to because of humidity, changes in temperature, or settling of the house. Good thing it can be repaired easily. What you do is work from down the floor and set screws where need be. The screw that is drilled [...]

Over the past decade, people have given green construction a second look. More and more green buildings are being constructed because of the deeper understanding of green revolution. Truth is, it has many benefits.  Let’s take a look at them and see for yourself why green buildings are becoming increasingly popular. Cost-effective Green buildings save [...]

To many people, sitting near a fire pit after a day’s worth of hard work is what relaxation is about. That’s of course if the fire pit is safe, not just for you, but also for the people and things around you. You may think you can just build one in your backyard since it’s [...]

A walk-behind saw is a power tool designed to break through concrete, asphalt, and other hard materials. They are used for when small hand-held saws wouldn't suffice. It is normally powered by electric motor, but there are others that can be powered by hydraulic, gasoline, or pneumatic pressure. A hand-held saw is dangerous enough, as it appears. [...]

The patio is an outdoor space normally constructed for dining and other family activities. Most of the time, it is paved. Using the right type of materials in the construction of your patio is essential. In this article we will show you other possible materials that can be used to hopefully help you in your [...]

For any construction project, it’s always good to find ways to cut on expenses, of course without sacrificing the quality of work and materials. Such is the case in building a house. After all, it is what the family will call shelter for a great amount of time, if not forever. Surely, it will cost [...]

Generally, hardwood is denser and more durable that softwood. We say generally because as it turns out, there are softwoods that are actually more dense, and therefore harder than a typical hardwood. Balsa wood, for example, is one of the lightest wood, but is actually classified as a hardwood. The main differences between the two [...]

In a recent article, we brought you back the great artist, Barbara Hepworth. In there we showed you a glimpse of the Barbara Hepworth Museum, which as we described was a garden and studio in an open air and space. If in any way you were inspired to adapt whatever positive points you find in [...]

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