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Transform Your Boring Basement Into a True Man Cave With These 3 Tips!

Posted by Parabola Developments on Feb 28, 2013.

The ultimate man cave is one that is so comfortable that no one ever wants to leave. There are many different routes that can be taken to design the perfect man cave, from sophisticated ones with handy mini-refrigerators and a single remote control to work all of the electronics, to simple ones with a pool table, a single (yet large television set) and an overstuffed couch. If you want to take your man cave up a notch and make it something unforgettable, consider one of these three tips: Ins...Read More Here!


The Idiots Guide on How to Properly Hang a Picture

Posted by Parabola Developments on Feb 15, 2013.

Do you think that just anyone can hang a picture properly? Think again! By following the wrong instructions, you can end up with a picture that falls off of the wall (and becomes damaged) or one that hangs crookedly. You also want to make sure that you aren't damaging your wall beyond repair in the process of hanging your picture. No one wants that! Instead, follow these steps: Use the right hanging kit If your frame came with a picture wire or series of hooks already attached on the back, the...Read More Here!


Cost Effective Solutions for Turning Your Bathroom Into Your Very Own Spa

Posted by Parabola Developments on Jan 31, 2013.

The latest home improvement trend involves completely renovating a bathroom, turning it into a larger, spa-like space with a separate whirlpool bathtub, stone-lined shower, and plenty of lighting. Some even go so far as to include mirrors that turn into television sets and heated flooring. The only downfall is that turning your bathroom into a spa can be on the expensive side. Are there any budget-friendly spa-like luxuries that can be added to your existing bathroom, or during your next renovat...Read More Here!


3 Winter Home Improvement Projects You Can Start Today

Posted by Parabola Developments on Jan 15, 2013.

Believe it or not, there are a number of home improvement projects that can be completed in the winter. Before choosing which ones to tackle, keep in mind that any kind of outright expansion that involves removing walls or parts of the roof should be set aside for warmer weather – otherwise your home will be extremely drafty and hard to keep warm when the weather turns inclement. Here are three ideas that do not involve removing walls: Bathroom As long as your plans do not involve making you...Read More Here!


New Year’s Resolutions: 5 Must Do Tips

Posted by Parabola Developments on Dec 31, 2012.

For many people, the New Year is the best time to start things fresh – and that includes taking care of some yearly home maintenance that gets forgotten about the rest of the time. Here are five quick and easy things to do on January 1st: Change the Batteries in Your Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors This needs to be done at least once a year to ensure that they are working properly in case of an emergency. While you are at it, you might as well change the batteries in your alarm clocks as...Read More Here!