Tips on Lamp Placement and Lamp Shades

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Lamps and lamp shades can affect the aesthetics of a room and the functionality of a space. General, task, accent and decorative lighting are the four basic types of lighting to include in a décor. Of those four types, lamps are often used as general, task and decorative lighting. It’s important to select lamps and lamp shades that provide the type of lighting a specific area requires.

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Got Interested On A Bidet

Honestly, I’ve heard about bidets before but I never really got interested on them, to the point of finding what really is a bidet and how does it work.  Not until today when I saw it being showcased at a local hardware store, bathroom section, and caught my eye.

Since I don’t have any idea where it is used for, though I noticed that it looks like a toilet bowl, it is discussed to be an eco-friendly bathroom fixture product.  To start off, a bidet looks like this:

According to wikipedia, they define a bidet as a  low-mounted plumbing fixture or type of sink intended for washing the genitalia, inner buttocks, and anus.  There are an electric bidet and non electric bidet.  It is one eco-friendly product, so let us explore the benefits it can give.

  1. No need to use toilet papers.   Definitely less irritating and more hygienic to use.
  2. Since it is hygienic to use, it benefits some common medical conditions such as feminine hygiene, Urinary Tract Infections, Pregnancy hygiene, and more.
  3. The usage of toilet papers, in overall, will be greatly reduced and the natural resources, trees, will be saved from the production of the paper.
  4. It uses less water.
  5. If it saves you from buying toilet paper and paying high water bills, it saves you money.

If you are considering getting a bidet for your family’s benefit, hire professionals to install them for you.  It is really a great help for the environment to be conscious about the natural resources we are using.  Besides, it is totally hygienic to use a bidet nowadays.

 

What House Flooring Do You Prefer?

Are you experiencing a dilemma of which house flooring you may want to use for your home?

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Having a hard time choosing from different flooring available in the interior decorations market such as laminate flooring, engineering hardwood flooring, or solid hardwood floors?

Laminate flooring is one of the most popular choice of flooring.  It is said that it is easy to maintain, inexpensive and fairly durable relative to its cost.  But it is not a real wood;  not as real wood as engineered wood and hardwood are.

Engineering wood flooring is said to be an alternative to solid hardwood floors.  This kind of flooring is basically a sandwich of finish wood and plywood.  The side which we walk on is the finish wood, and underneath the finish wood is the plywood is comprises 80% to 90% of the floor.

Solid hardwood flooring is solid wood all the way through its layers.  This kind of flooring is classified into unfinished and prefinished.  Unfinished is cheaper but requires light sanding while prefinished doesn’t need any.  One of the most popular hardwood flooring is the bamboo flooring, an environment-friendly product.

Among the three, have you decided which kind of flooring you would like to install in your house?