One option if you’re thinking of building a new home, is insulated concrete forms which is a cost effective way of installing your foundations while also providing the dual roll of insulating your basement at the same time.
We all know its a big deal on cold days like today when a pipe freezes and breaks. Just this morning on our street, we had a broken pipe. Selecting the right plumbing company can take the stress and worry out of your repair needs, whether they are large or small. Plumbing Today Inc. offers prompt, professional plumbing repairs and maintenance services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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Lets talk shall we..Knowing the importance of just the right pillow, and helping my clients with their choices is my job as a designer. Imagine a pillow that supports a refreshing night’s sleep by adjusting to fit the contours of your head, the interlocking foam design of the MyPillow is the unique composition that helps you get a good night’s sleep, night after night.
Perhaps no other building material plays such as key role in your home as siding. It protects your house against the harshest elements and is a factor in your home’s appearance, architectural character, and value. Detail and quality are just as important on the outside of your home as it is within. That’s exactly why Navco developed Prodigy. Every detail of Navco’s siding is engineered to impart optimum beauty and performance.
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Today we are visiting with Kitchen and Bath World they are located at 1980 Central Ave. in Albany NY. Since 1983 they have been leading in design and customer satisfaction in the Capital District. Sara Bovee a designer at Kitchen and Bath World feels she can create the best possible space for her client’s taste and lifestyle by learning how they live, work and relax in their home. She will be at Booth 111-113 at the Home Expo to help design a space that is beautiful and functional for you and your home.
Home generators are one of the most useful pieces of equipment any home owner can own! Home generators come in many different shapes and styles. Each make and model has some various strengths that can provide a unique, potentially beneficial experience. A1 Electric was established in 2007, they are dedicated professionals who provide their customers with all their standby electric power solutions.
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We do not have a fenced-in yard. So we chose the Invisible Fence to keep our dogs on our property, they will be at the Home Expo this year in Booth 123A, at the Times Union Center! We are really happy that we don’t have to have a fence around our home. The only downfall we can see so far is that wildlife always and I mean always ventures into our yard to taunt our dogs.
As the granite countertop trend continues to slowly ebb in high-end homes, other alternatives are starting to pick up in popularity. Soapstone is a natural material, a metamorphic rock that is composed primarily of talc with varying amounts of chlorite, micas, amphiboles, carbonates and other minerals. It has been known for centuries for its ability to retain heat (for example, all of our original hearthstones in the farmhouse are made of soapstone). At Green Mountain Soapstone they are unsurpassed in quality, and the largest soapstone supplier to the USA and Canada. They are at booth 133A at the Times Union to help with more information about Soapstone in your home.
If you think Garage doors aren’t sexy.. well I’m here to share some really beautiful views..A garage door generally takes up a large portion of the view on a property. Empire Overhead doors has a wider choice of home improvement products and has given us all the opportunity to be different from our neighbors!
Great Homes come with Great views. Being able to sit in your cozy home, relax in a chair or on the sofa and to admire the amazing views beyond is an extraordinary feeling. Garage doors are used in design more and more. Making more homes able to take advantage of the views with Glass Doors that are affordable and practical.
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I’m so excited to be at the Times Union Home Expo again this year! With so many makeover shows on TV why would you need a Designer? Some things come natural to people like cooking, painting or decorating, for the rest of us it takes an education.
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