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Transparent Concrete Is For Real

Transparent Concrete Is For Real

No longer a dream, transparent concrete is for real and is now being used as a building material. The Italian firm, Italcementi Group, unveiled their product which was built into the World Expo building in Shanghai. There are approximately 50 holes in each 19.7 x 39 x 2 inch panel, […]

A Note about Home Buying Vision: Buying a Ruin in Italy

A Note about Home Buying Vision: Buying a Ruin in Italy

I thought my sister Michelle was crazy when she forked over her hard-earned savings for a pile of rubble in southern Italy. No, she wasn’t purchasing the property for its potential value as an archaeological dig site. This was going to be her vacation home, the place she spends summers […]

Chocolate Tools for Valentine’s Day

Chocolate Tools for Valentine’s Day

Forgo the typical box of chocolates for your DIY inclined loved one this Valentine’s day and instead do as they do in Sicily and go for the full on chocolate tool set!