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Tool Powered Mini-Race Cars Reach 75 MPH

Tool Powered Mini-Race Cars Reach 75 MPH

We have a tool racing competition here in America but across the pond the Brits have taken tool racing one step further by creating actual tool powered vehicles that can reach speeds of up to 75 mph! These vehicles are like high-tech soap box derby cars and can be run […]

An Unlikely Glass Garden Shed

An Unlikely Glass Garden Shed

I am so glad that Treehugger spotted this garden shed in World Architecture News, called The Wendy House. I read about so many new green designs and eco-homes that it takes a lot for something to take my breath away. But Amir Sanei’s renders me speechless. Situated in his own […]

Remodeler Moves from UK to France – La Vie Est Belle??

Remodeler Moves from UK to France – La Vie Est Belle??

I’m constantly surprised by just how hard it is to have an easier life. When we moved to France just over 6 years ago, it was with dreams of part-time work, spending time with the family, maybe keeping a few chickens and growing some fruit and vegetables! So, Where are […]

Train Station Transformed

Train Station Transformed

There’s a local movement in the border city of Carlisle, UK (10 miles South of Scotland) to keep a train station decorated as it was for a Homebase commercial that included vibrant flooring, modern lighting and contemporary furniture. The train station is considered “listed” and therefore must maintain its historical […]

Silvelox Garage Doors

Silvelox Garage Doors

Silvelox Garage Doors are proud of their craftsmanship and expertise in building garage doors for your home that can be showcased or made “invisible”. All of their garage doors are produced by woodworking craftsmen combined with high-tech machinery. Frames are pre-machined using computer-aided systems, but then each is sanded down, […]

The Anti-DIY Duo

The Anti-DIY Duo

The backlash to the home decoration/renovation tv shows has begun and is being led by one of the leaders in this show category, HGTV. This network will launch two Canadian shows hosted by Colin McAllister and Justin Ryan called, How Not to Decorate and Home Heist. If these shows prove […]