12 Home Bar Essentials for DIY Cocktails During Quarantine

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Even with all the talk of the country reopening, it will likely still be several weeks before you can go out for drinks—especially if your tastes lean more toward craft cocktails than drive-thru margaritas (yes, that’s a thing).

But you don’t need to be out and about to enjoy your favorite boozy beverages—all you really need are a few of these must-have bar tools from the pros. Here are 12 essentials to snatch up so you can start sipping the swankiest craft cocktails from your couch.

1. Retro shaker

Hatch cocktail shaker
Hatch cocktail shaker

Crate & Barrel

This Hatch cocktail shaker from Crate & Barrel isn’t just pretty to look at—it’s also an amazing addition to any at-home bar. For all those times your drinks aren’t cold enough, or you just really need your drink to be shaken and not stirred, this $20 crystal look-alike will be there to make your cocktail

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Constant Running Kitchen Tap, Tap Replacement & Earthing

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1. The tap will leak because one or both the ceramic 1/4 turn cartridge (hot and / or cold) have partly failed and is / are letting water pass through when closed.
2. If the tap also leaks from the swivel point of the spout, the seals between spout and body have failed.
3. As ShaunCorbs says, multiple faults point to tap replacement.
4. As ShaunCorbs also says, it’s not a straightforward job and you might be well advised to get a plumber to do it. The point where the hot connects isn’t obvious and might require taking the back of the cupboard out. The new tap may well have flexi connections, which would require the existing rigid pipework to be extended. Minimum 1 hour, maximum probably 3 hours, so say 2 hours. Depending where you are in the country could be anything from £40 to £300 for labour (plus

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Roof Upgrades – 5 Improvements to Consider When Re-Roofing

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Photo: LeafGuard Brand Gutters

Re-roofing your home is not the most glamorous of home improvements. You’ll note that HGTV shows rarely even mention the roof. Unlike decks, kitchens, and baths, the roof is not really something you’d invite your friends over to admire. But re-roofing does present some appealing opportunities for the homeowner who wants to reduce maintenance and unnecessary expenses for years to come. Here are five roof upgrades to consider when you are about to reroof your home.

1. Install an airtight chimney cap
Unlike masonry and metal chimney caps that are designed to keep rain and (if screened) birds and other critters out of your chimney, airtight caps are about saving energy.

When your fireplace is not in use, warm air from inside your home is literally gushing out the chimney when the weather is cold. The damper in your firebox does little to stop it because

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Home Improvement Tips

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Do It Yourself Home Improvement Idea # 1.

Set up handmade racks. Instead of acquiring common cookie-cutter racks, think about going to a regional craft reasonable or woodworker for personalized racks. Everything from design, color, design and cutouts can be tailored with handmade products. Racks are perfect for saving tools in the garage or knick-knacks in the household space.

Do It Yourself Home Improvement Idea # 2.

Change vinyl floor covering or set up brand-new tiles. Nowadays, benefit is everything. It’s much easier than ever to change vinyl floor covering or set up tiles with basic self-adhesive support for simple positioning. This will actually offer you a brand-new floor surface area within a couple of hours.

Do It Yourself Home Improvement Idea # 3.

Set up carpeting. Prior to purchasing, make certain to determine the location that you have to carpeting. If you have to cut carpeting, it’s not an

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New Orleans City Park: Take a virtual tour of the New Orleans Botanical Garden

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The New Orleans Botanical Garden attracts visitors year round to experience 10 acres of lush greenery and striking sculptures.

The seeds for City Park’s beautiful garden were planted in the 1930s, and the Botanical Garden remains one of the few examples of public garden design from the Art Deco period.

Today, the natural escape features more than 2,000 plants from around the world.

Photo courtesy: New Orleans City Park

Over the years, the Botanical Garden has undergone dramatic improvements including the newest addition in 2019. City Park opened a large outdoor Kitchen in the Garden, a new culinary event space and hub for food education.

Even though the Botanical Garden is shut down due to the coronavirus outbreak, you can still virtually take a stroll through the garden.

Pair our video tour with this virtual tour offered by City Park and the map below for the ultimate at-home experience. City

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Halloween Decorations – Halloween Decor

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Decorate your home, indoors and out, with ghosts and gourds galore from Grandin Road. Find all the Halloween decorations you need to capture the season’s spirit with classic harvest-inspired decor or loads of sophisticated fun for your family, friends, and all the trick-or-treaters eager to ring your doorbell.

Whimsical Outdoor Halloween Decor

Turn your front yard into a gothic graveyard with realistic headstones, graceful ghosts, and shadowy silhouettes. Tempt guests toward to your doorstep with a bounty of pumpkins and faux autumn botanicals paired with a skull-studded wreath, a dramatic spider’s web, and an impish doormat. Grandin Road has all the outdoor Halloween decorations you’re looking for to create the high-spirited house of your imagination, including pre-lit and animated designs that will delight trick-or-treaters of any age.

Spirited Indoor Halloween Home Decor

Transform your home into a wonderland of spooky spirits with Grandin Road’s enchanting indoor Halloween decorations. Create bewitching

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Hiring a Contractor | FTC Consumer Information

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Adding a room, renovating a basement, or doing some much-needed repairs? Finding a good contractor is important — a home improvement project gone wrong can cost you. A good ad isn’t proof a contractor does quality work. Find out for yourself. Check with friends, neighbors, or co-workers who’ve had improvement work done, and check out a contractor’s reputation on online ratings sites you trust. Get written estimates from several firms, keeping in mind the lowest bidder may not be the best choice. Also important: know the signs of a scam.

Finding a Contractor

Depending on how big or complex a project is, you might hire a:

  • general contractor, who manages all aspects of a project, including hiring and supervising subcontractors, getting building permits, and scheduling inspections
  • specialty contractor, who installs particular products like cabinets and bathroom fixtures
  • architect, who designs homes, additions, and major renovations — especially
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Interior design – Wikipedia

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Interior design is the art and science of enhancing the interior of a building to achieve a healthier and more aesthetically pleasing environment for the people using the space. An interior designer is someone who plans, researches, coordinates, and manages such enhancement projects. Interior design is a multifaceted profession that includes conceptual development, space planning, site inspections, programming, research, communicating with the stakeholders of a project, construction management, and execution of the design.

History and current terms

Typical interior of one of the houses in the Folk Architecture Reservation in Vlkolínec (Slovakia)

In the past, interiors were put together instinctively as a part of the process of building.[1]

The profession of interior design has been a consequence of the development of society and the complex architecture that has resulted from the development of industrial processes.

The pursuit of effective use of space, user well-being and functional design has contributed

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The Bathroom Co. – Home

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Welcome

Here at The Bathroom Company, we understand what renovations means to you and your family.

The family home is your most important asset and our endeavour is to not only professionally improve your home and its value, but also to add that personal touch that makes it your home.

The Bathroom Company can help you achieve bathroom bliss by taking the hassle out of your bathroom renovations.

Whether your look is glamorous, rustic, contemporary or classic, our highly qualified team of designers and tradespeople can help you create your ideal space.

For your peace of mind, the Bathroom Company, not only comes with the recommendation and support of the HIA but also some of Canberra’s best bathroom-ware suppliers.

Consultation

Our consultation process is not only friendly but it’s all about what you want. Your consultant, Andrew or Nathan, will listen to you to find

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313 Decor Synonyms in Decor Thesaurus

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similar meaning – 313

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decoration
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decoration
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scheme
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interiors
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