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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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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Mary. Modern technology has enabled smart solutions to be incorporated into the living space, making the home a safer place than ever before. Security systems watch over the property day and night, while gadgets and devices help the homeowner in many ways, and for... Continue reading
Posted 59 minutes ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Mikhail Golub. Kitchens are the most popular rooms in every home. Not only people eat here and spend their time together, they also renovate them most. First of all, they want their favorite rooms to look perfect. Secondly, according to professional realtors new kitchen... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Haldane Martin. In the past decade co-working has actually become something of a phenomenon. The whole trend started back in 2005, when a today famous person Brad Neuberg opened his first co-working shared office space in the downtown of San Francisco. The initial idea... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by David Rush. There are a lot of very important benefits that modern professional fire systems can offer to buildings, various businesses like restaurants or stores and to all those users who may have the risk of fire in their buildings. Modern fire systems have... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Steve Anderson. Today the market of windows offers thousands of unique designs, styles, colors, sizes, and any other dimensions to match unique needs of your home renovation project. Even if you cannot find the right windows for your home, manufacturers offer customized choices to... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Rakka. Below we prepared seven simple tips to help you pack your home efficiently before the relocation. Use the right boxes One of the worst mistakes you can make is use too small or too big boxes. According to professional High-River movers you need... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. As green building certifications like LEED and SEED go from bonus options to industry standards, it’s more important than ever before to begin sourcing products that meet these criteria. Architects and designers already use bamboo lumber for flooring, but bamboo can fit into building projects in several... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Posted 7 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Image: the inside of a hydraulically-operated two-stage tankless heater, heated by 3-phase electric power. CC-licensed image by Mattes. The householder has two choices when it comes to hot water, and they are gas or electricity, with a minority of people using heating oil or other energy sources.... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Cameron Degelia. If a person is fortunate enough to be able to design their own home, it is a unique opportunity to create the ideal personalised living space, therefore one should consider many things at the design stage. For such a project, one would... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image. The home is a place for comfort and convenience, and each dwelling is unique in its layout, which the occupants are responsible for. The décor of each room, the furniture and fittings, are all unique to that environment. Most people take pride in the appearance... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Aiko Vanhulsen. Bathrooms are generally one of the last rooms to consider when it comes to remodelling and customising. These rooms tend to be tucked away out of public view, so on the whole bathrooms don't get as much attention as they should. It's... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image. It is only natural that over time a house with start to show signs of wear and tear. This means that it could be time for some building renovations in Perth. There are dozens of ways to successful repair problems with a house. However, before... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Danny Dizzan. Locksmiths sure are a secretive bunch. They come and go as they please and have the ability to open just about any door they come across. It’s easy to see why a number of misconceptions have developed over the years about them.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Royalty-free photo. It is not uncommon for the word ‘remodelling’ to be associated with costly and expensive. This may have been true a few years ago, but certainly isn’t the case today. In fact, you can do most home improvement projects on a tight budget and still... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Jeremy Levine. Bathroom is one of the most important spaces within your home. If you think about it, your family spends more time in a bathroom during the day, than any other room (except for the bedroom). Also, this space is very important for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Anyone who takes pride in their home will understand how important it is that their dining room looks amazing and the other room in any home that many people like to keep in tip top shape is their kitchen. A new property will only feel like a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Steve Cadman. It wasn’t so long ago that climbing the property ladder was considered a sure-fire way to make a profit, so long as you knew how to increase a home’s value and where to make a smart investment. Nowadays, the property market isn’t... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Pierre Vedel. The cost of home renovations can cause some people to have sleepless nights. However, don’t despair: it simply is not necessary to spend thousands of dollars on new furniture. Do it yourself Pallet furniture is a cost-effective and stylish alternative. This guide... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Danny Votra. Choosing whether to install an asphalt driveway or a concrete driveway can be a difficult decision. It is one which requires some careful thought before making the final choice, as it is an important addition to any home. This guide is designed... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Kenneth Lu. Room light is often so overlooked and yet it is paramount to good interior design. Without sufficient room lighting, the entire area will wear a dull and dreary look. So, even if your room has furniture, items of the highest class, the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed photo by Timo Newton-Syms. The garden area is a place that most people utilise, especially in the summer months, and with innovative LED lighting solutions, one can transform an open area, and add character to the property. Subtle lighting that highlights the boundaries of the property,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Photo by Hewn & Hammered. Purchasing a property requires a significant investment, and then there are the added costs of maintenance, energy bills and food. However, home ownership is usually something most people aim for, and that makes the expenditure well worth it once they have a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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This post is the result of collaboration between Home Esthetics and Hewn and Hammered. CC-licensed photo by Gail Frederick. Installing a pool in your backyard can be an exciting adventure when done correctly. Your modern mansion can be transformed in the process completely greatly emphasizing the living quality and the property value alike. It is recommended to plan this insertion... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Green sure seems to be the thing these days. Green manufacturing, green policies, green packaging, green building… it’s everywhere. And for good reason. Environmentally friendly practices and products help us be less wasteful with the Earth’s resources, not to mention they’re often less expensive too! Green practices... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2016 at Hewn and Hammered