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hewn & hammered
North America
Hewn & Hammered is devoted to all aspects of the Arts & Crafts movement and its revival, including Mission, Prairie and Craftsman art, craft and architecture.
Interests: graphic design, typography, arts & crafts architecture, grammar
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Selling your home can take a great deal of work. Cleaning, de-cluttering, and staging your home for potential buyers can be a stressful ordeal. The best course of action is to plan ahead and work on getting your house ready to sell over a period of a couple of months. This way you are not rushed and can take your... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
Are you looking for some fun ways to decorate your front door this fall? Then you’ve come to the right place! Whether you live in an apartment or a mansion, any of these creative decorations will work for you. No one should feel limited by their space, so a property management company Pocatello residents love put together this list of... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Have you ever lived in a house where the heating or cooling system does not function well? Then you obviously understand the reasons why it is important to select a cooling system that is best suited to your home needs. Imagine the pleasure of having to walk out into refreshing air on a hot summer day, or stepping into a... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Having a clean home is not only good for your health but it can also make your home look nice. Coming home to a clean and fresh smelling home can be comforting and welcoming after a long day at the office. Not to mention, having a clean home can help decrease your stress and improve your quality of life. In... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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When you welcome a family pet to your home, you must keep in mind the new hazards that are presented to him or her. Take a look around and add a few safety measures to ensure your home is a pet-friendly place. No one likes the look of dust, but it’s not just about looks, as dust can also bring... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Not too many people take the time to look at their household waste and how they can take care of it in an effective manner. Are there organic ways that you can deal with your waste safely? Are there ways in which you can actually get waste dealt with safely and in a manner that is good for the environment?... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Fall is rapidly approaching, which means the leaves are changing and falling, sprinkling your home with brown and orange debris. As fun as falling leaves can be, they tend to create a problem when they clog up the gutters. Because we want you to have leaf-free gutters and enjoy the falling leaves stress-free, an Idaho Falls plumber put together this... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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With each year, new trends arise. You have to keep your eyes peeled and ready for the ever-changing world of interior design. The industry of home building has its own way of keeping ahead of the trends. Since staying up-to-date is one goal of new home construction companies everywhere, here are some things that you can expect to see in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Fall is in the air, and that means leaves will soon be falling, greenery will fade away and the world will soon feel a little more dim. But that doesn’t mean your lawn should look that way. Embrace the beauty of the coming months with these 5 ways to liven up your lawn this fall. Holiday Decorations Jack-o-lanterns, scarecrows, and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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There are many components to a home that can be upgraded to be energy efficient. Energy efficient appliances, lighting, and electronics can save you money as they take less power to operate. In addition, you can help the environment by purchasing energy efficient items and decrease your carbon footprint. It is well known that energy efficient items in your home... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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In keeping your roof in top condition, gutter cleaning is very important. Your gutter and downspout play a big role in protecting your roof from water damage. It carries away water brought by rain and storms and keeps it from sitting on your roof. If the gutter isn’t cleaned properly, water may seep into your roof, leak into your home,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Choosing a door that matches your room may sound like a daunting task but considering that it’s the entrance to your own little universe, you can’t just pick any door. Read on to learn 5 tips in helping you choose the perfect door that will complement your room. Choose a type of door One of the first things your have... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Many people who own HVAC units fail to realize the importance of air duct cleaning. It’s true that it’s important that the unit should be regularly checked and maintained for it to work properly and efficiently, but they do not realize that the condition of the air ducts is also a factor to the efficiency of their HVAC units. If... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Getting your home ready to show to prospective buyers might as well be compared to juggling flaming chainsaws while calculating your federal income tax refund. There are a million different punch list items demanding your attention, but the reality is the best way to get the most out of staging your home to put on the market is to focus... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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You open the fridge and see that the light is out. You check whether it’s plugged in — it is, but still it doesn’t work. Most of us have faced this situation at least at some point, with some electrical appliance or another. Because you may not be savvy enough to fix electrical problems on your own, you may rush... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Summer season is the perfect time to carry out major improvements to your property. The warmth of the sun will help your garden achieve a full bloom while the fair weather allows you to renovate outdoor spaces without having to worry about the rain and snow. Whether you want to increase your property's value for a resale or you just... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Paving around your home and garden can make your property look classy and refined. Many know that paver stones are not a cheap investment to make for your home and therefore people think that such a renovation is too costly and out of reach. In reality, there are ways to get a great paver patio for your home and garden... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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It’s rare to meet a person who doesn’t have a dream home. When asking that question, most would probably be ready with how many stories, rooms and what unique features they would like to see in their dream houses. Some would-be homeowners are so excited for their future abodes that they actually are ready to build the house themselves. While... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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A self-storage facility consists of rooms, lockers, containers, and open spaces which are rented to tenants typically on a short-term basis. Aside from safe keeping of junk items, storage units are also utilized to optimize several businesses and to assist individuals, especially when moving to different locations. In the United States alone, there are close to 50,000 companies offering storage... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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For many, having a home gym is the ultimate goal. It saves time and money. However, as a homeowner, you’re space is often limited. While many resort to throwing exercise equipment into the garage, it can be ultra-frustrating to not have space to park the car. This story may sound familiar to a few, and the team at Quality Home... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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In a nutshell, radon gas is basically an odorless, invisible, tasteless, and radioactive gas that is detrimental to one's health. How is the gas formed? Well, the gas is usually produced by the decay in chains where uranium and thorium decay into lead. Reliable reports suggest that radon is responsible for killing more people annually than drunk-driving related accidents! You... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Tired of having the same grass and picket fence as everyone else in the neighborhood? Don’t be! We’ve compiled a list of four things you can do to transform your backyard to make it more interesting, fun and desirable. Dirt Trails Dig up some trails that you, or your kids, can ride your dirt toys on. If you have a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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If you are a homeowner, it is inevitable that at some point you will need to hire a reputable home contractor to help with renovations or repairs. There are many contractors that are available to assist with your home renovation needs but not all of them are reputable. This article will provide some tips to help you select a contractor... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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When you find yourself in a sticky situation and are in need of help, you likely think fast and become frantic. If this describes you, it is best to be prepared for the worst case scenario at all times. One of the ways to be prepared for anything that comes your way is to keep a list of resources on... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Bigger is better, right? Sometimes we choose to move into a smaller home because it’s cozy and works just fine for our little family. But what if you come to a point where you decide you don’t like small and cozy anymore? Or what if you’re having people over for a holiday or get together and don’t want your guests... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered