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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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With summer quickly approaching, it’s time to start planning your outdoor entertaining space. With exciting new renovation options, why settle for the same old plan of fresh paint? Create an idyllic setting that you’ll be proud to share with family and friends. Consider one of these new trends to spruce up your home exterior, and don’t be surprised when your... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Over time, the cost of owning a traditional wood log cabin can begin to add up. It is one reason why as much as people love the look of log cabins, they do not get one themselves. But, these days there are new types of siding which can give you the look and feel of a log cabin without the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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As human beings, we always seem to be accumulating more and more stuff. No matter what we do, there always seems to be some useless item in our home that we don’t know how it ever got there in the first place. Don’t let the mountain of growing things in your home be a common source of stress. Clear out... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Choosing an electrician is something which is difficult enough – choosing one that will allow you to save money overall is next to impossible. It can be done, however, and the tips below will show you some of the ways in which you can do it. Compare Hourly Charges Quotes normally come in a variety of ways – depending on... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Bathroom remodeling can be daunting. With plumbing fixtures being the first to be chosen and the last to be installed, the upgrading process can even be confusing. Depending on the fixture sizes, chosen faucets and specifications, plumbing done behind the walls is defined at the start of the remodeling project. As one of the most significant interior spaces that are... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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For so long we have limited our lofts to storage or as an excuse to hoard junk. Now, more and more people are revamping their lofts into more useful and trendy spaces. Loft conversions come in different types and shapes according to the infrastructure in your home. In this article, I will give various design inspirations for different types of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Do you struggle to sleep at night and you’re not quite sure why? Maybe it has to do with your sleeping arrangement. Your bedroom might be cultivating a stressful environment that prevents you from getting your best possible sleep. Rooftop Rentals, an agency with homes for rent in Idaho Falls, helped us put together this list of things you can... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Becoming an electrician is a challenging quest. It requires a combination of skills that not a lot of people possess altogether. Their line of work isn’t exactly attractive, but they’re the guys who keep the city running, so to speak. So whenever you go home and turn the lights on, thank an electrician for setting up your wiring. If you’re... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Reclaimed wood refers to any wood salvaged from any application and reused for another purpose. This has a time-honored history, such as the reuse of wood from ships to build buildings and furniture. This is why the last remnants of historic ships have been found in bars built by their former crew. Here are 4 great uses for reclaimed wood.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Whether you’re a college student in a dorm room, married with a tiny house, or living anywhere in between, you’re probably constantly looking for ways that you can save space in your small living space. Never fear, we’ve got some crazy awesome gadgets here. The Landing Apartments, student housing in Rexburg, helped us put together this list of great space... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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When you are moving to a new residence, whether it is just across town or to a new country, you'll need to do a lot of things which can be very stressful. For one, you need to choose a moving company that can help you gather your stuff and reinstate it to the new place. And then you'll need to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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If you have a home repair project in the works, you need to think about the strategies that you can take so that you can create some savings in the process. When it comes to home repair or home upgrade projects, you want to get the best deals. You do not want to spend way too much than is realistically... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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It’s the middle of winter, but produce is expensive and it’s so much more gratifying to plant and grow your own food. If only summer would get here sooner. But you don’t have to wait until summer to reap the benefits of a vegetable garden. The Yard Butler, professionals in landscaping and weed control, have helped us put together this... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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The water that is piped to our homes is hardly clean. This is because it gets contaminated as it goes through the pipes by metals, chemicals and disease causing bacteria. It’s therefore important for every homeowner to consider treating water before it’s used for domestic purposes. Treated water gives you the privilege of enjoying water that is crisp, refreshing and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Bugs can become a serious problem when they invade your home. Some bugs, like termites, can degrade your home’s foundation. Others, like spiders and bees, can carry infection or cause unpleasant bites or stings. Fortunately, Terminix can protect you from bugs year-round. Bugs and the Weather: There is a common misconception that humans do not have to deal with bugs... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Let's discuss the unvoiced perils first. Roofers have an instinct akin to what navigators call sea legs. Professional roofers spend a considerable amount of time on rooftops such that they skillfully and comfortably walk on the slickest roofs. The ordinary homeowner hardly spends time on their roof, even if they happen to a skydiver or rock climber and comfortable with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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There are so many home insurance companies out there that choosing the right one can be a challenge for most people. That’s because most of them offer almost the same services, but differ on details such as prices and the level of coverage. To help you out, here are 5 tips to choosing the right home insurance. Understand what the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Winter is in full swing, and when you step outside there’s hardly a bug in sight. Thankfully, many of the common pests we so dread during summer and fall months go into hibernation during the winter. However, there are a few that discover the warmth of our homes in the winter. Our friends at Yard Master Services, a provider of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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For countless centuries, Italian design has been the juggernaut of the style world and it still remains one of the most influential trendsetters today. When it comes to furniture, Italian pieces have become synonymous with chic style and elegant taste. That could explain why more and more people have started incorporating Italian furniture into their interior design. But, as always,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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If you enjoy home renovations and taking on projects for your own property, then making your hobby into a means of making an income could be something that has crossed your mind. Home renovators are highly sought after amongst homeowners who want to pay a professional to ensure that the job is done correctly. Whether your strengths lie in rebuilding,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2018 at Hewn and Hammered
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Even if your house is located in a posh residential area, getting a high-priced settlement can be a bit of a stretch. But with the right tweaks, you will get the highest bid possible for your home. A well-maintained, clean home might get you the baseline price, but getting the desired bid may need you to give your house a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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As the new year is upon us, resolutions are taking over, and we think that’s a great thing! This year, some great resolutions for your home and the environment (and your bank account) would be to make some eco-friendly home improvements. Our friends at BiologiQ, a manufacturer of eco-friendly plastic with the use of their BioBlend, has put together this... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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It would be fair to say that basements have been given a new lease of life over the last few years. Once regarded as a nuisance and somewhat unfashionable, there's been a real phenomenon in some areas of the world as property owners aim to maximize the space in their plot. At the same time, some obvious problems exist. We're... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Eclectic-style homes have a lot a charm, effortlessly blending many different styles together into one, collaborative design. These types of transitional designs mix traditional and modern décor within one space with wonderful results. One design that’s gotten a lot of attention lately is the Rustic modern look. There are many ways you can take elements of traditional and modern decor... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered
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Every square foot of a successful restaurant has to perform consistently at the highest level. Restaurant owners begin with a special vision for their restaurant—from the type of cuisine to every interior design element from ceiling fixtures and lighting to wall and floor treatments. Of all the decisions that go into the creation of a great restaurant, the choice of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2017 at Hewn and Hammered