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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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During the cold winter months, there isn’t a lot that you can do for your yard, but there is plenty you can do before the harsh freezing temperatures hit it to ensure a luscious spring. Go through this checklist and prepare your yard before it’s too late. Clean it up. If you had kids running around outside all summer long,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Life after a divorce can be very emotional and stressful. And when you have to sell a property, it can get pretty messy and can add more stress. Going through a divorce, especially if it is a difficult one, can leave you mentally and physically drained and you may not have the energy left to go through selling your house... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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With Halloween growing ever more near, it’s about time to get that decorating done. That’s half the fun of it! Are you planning on hosting a Halloween party this year? Then don’t wait, get on the hunt now for the spookiest, or most festive, decorations you can find. One place that your guests are sure to visit, especially if your... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Was your dream home designed without HVAC service or central air? Fear not! There are several easy, and budget-friendly alternative solutions to conventional AC. The key to comfort and design is finding the best heating and cooling unit for your particular space. You want one that isn't too small, or not powerful enough to do a proper job, but you... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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When the weather is cold outside, you want it to be warm inside. It might mystify you how people survived the winter prior to modern heating. Some didn’t, which is why this convenience is so important to you and your family. Avoid the same mistake many others make. Don’t ignore your furnace. Rather, include it in your fall maintenance plan... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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At some point in life there comes a time when you need extra space in your home for different reasons such as a family, income, or other needs. As the size of the family continues to grow, extra space is needed to accommodate everyone in the family. Having a huge income might create the need to add more rooms in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Your thermostat is one of the most important devices in your home. When it malfunctions, you get too hot or too cold. You also waste money on your energy bill because your HVAC unit will run too much. If you’ve had these issues, you need a new one. Here are four things to look for when upgrading a thermostat. Learning... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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If you are looking for unique garage storage solutions for your space, you have come to the right place. We will provide some great tips to selecting the best garage storage solutions for your home. Did you know that adding garage cabinets and storage to your space can add value to your home? Many people do not realize that by... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Keeping your home clean can be quite an ordeal if you work full-time and have a house full of family members and pets. Life is busy and taking care of your home, cooking meals, doing laundry, and helping the kids with school work all takes a great deal of time and attention. While there are not enough hours in the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Tuckpointing is a repair process that involves removing the crumbling old mortar between bricks and replacing it with new mortar. It is beneficial for the structural integrity of your home, the prevention of further erosion and water damage, as well as the home’s curb appeal. If you decide to tuckpoint the mortar yourself, it isn’t too hard if you prepare... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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The air quality in your home is important. Keeping dust, pollen, pet dander, and other irritants out of the air you breathe involves more than changing the air filter. What about the air ducts? Contaminants collect in the duct system too, and regular cleaning of the air channel is important. Improving Health As you know, many irritants hang in the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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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 Sep 20, 2017 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 Sep 20, 2017 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 Sep 20, 2017 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 Sep 19, 2017 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 Sep 19, 2017 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