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Jul
4

Landscape Design The Top 5 Benefits of Working with an Online Designer

One of the questions we get asked every day is,”what would be the advantages of working with Yardzen over a traditional landscape designer” We are a professional of”conventional” landscapers, from architects to horticulturalists to contractors, thus we know the immense value of”the old…

Jun
23

How to Start a Lawn Care or Landscaping Business guide

Editor’s note: This article has been excerpted from our Lawn Care/Landscaping start-up manual, available in the Entrepreneur Bookstore.When you think back to the long, lazy summers of your youth, odds are some time was spent trudging along behind a lawn mower, pushing with…

Jun
17

Best Vintage shop offers furniture rehab in Wilmington

The store also provides workshops teaching a selection of abilities from knitting to furniture recovery.WILMINGTON | If that mid-century couch isn’t meshing with your eyesight for your living space, Jazzcars offers alternatives to dragging it into the curb. Owner Terry Jaszcar chose his…

Jun
10

Fashion Children Creative Space

Here is how to set up a creative space for your kids at home if you’ve got an whole room to spare or just the kitchen table, these tips are for you.Have you ever wanted to quickly jot down something — a telephone…

Jun
8

Powerful: art, nature and place creation in medical landscape design review

Powerfully good: art, Character and placemaking in Health Care landscape design. This joint poster presentation between a landscape architect and the artist gifts both theory and practice in designing areas in which people of all ages can connect to nature, relax and re-focus.…

Jun
1

Specialty Gardens: Learn About Unique Gardening Styles best

Gardening isn’t only a hobby; it is an art form. Gardens are as exceptional as their own designers. There are gardens for certain applications like memory or vegetable gardens; gardens designed to evoke a sense, like in meditation gardens; and the ones that…

Jun
13

Tips and Tricks For Getting A Sheen From an Oil Finish

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Synopsis: Oil finishes are popular for surfaces that people are going to touch, because they simply are more pleasant to touch than film finishes. But until Adam Godet discovered the right way to apply an oil finish, he was getting lackluster results. He…

Jun
13

Four Techniques To Create Patterns With Veneer

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Turn the page. The simplest grain match is like reading a book. Open two consecutive leaves along the long-grain edge. The grain patterns on the open pages are a mirror image of one another.Four Ways to Match Grain I love experimenting with grain…

Jun
13

Video: How to create a textured finish with a wire brush

burnishing a piece of wenge with a barbecue brush

Mike Pekovich usually prefers to do little more than handplane a surface in preparation for finishing. This gives him a flat, smooth surface that shows off the beauty of the wood and the design of the piece. However, on his wenge tea box…

Jul
5

The New Issue of Good Woodworking Magazine – GW320 – Magazines

Once the Bosch Professional GSB 18 V-60 combi drill is connected to the app there is a range of user-defined controls available

Annemarie Adams takes a simple design for a wooden whistle and gives it wings Our July issue is all about summer woodworking and we’ve got some great projects, techniques and features to amuse you over the coming month, as well as our usual…