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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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Whether you’ve lived in the same home for decades, or just moved in to a brand-new house, your interior décor speaks volumes about you. It suggests your sense of what is beautiful by how you arrange colours and shapes, and your sense of order by how well you optimize for open space. Guests will get a feel for your personality... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Nobody likes seeing cockroaches, there is simply something about the way they scurry around that sends a shiver up your back. The instant assumption, when seeing a cockroach, is that you have a dirty home. But, while cockroaches are attracted to dirty homes, that doesn’t mean you won’t find them in a clean home. Of course, if you do see... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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There’s an extensive amount of work that takes place during a home renovation. Appliances and fixtures are removed, floors are pulled up, and walls are demolished. All this construction, eventually, creates a blank canvas for homeowners to have transformed into a space that is safe and comfortable to reside in. As all this is going on, however, renovations also bring... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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We’re pretty sure you’ve heard – and experienced – the news. Life as a parent is tough. All of that disposable time that you once had has since evaporated, and you are left scratching your head at just how to manage your day-to-day life as efficiently as possible. It would be fair to say that the kitchen feels like one... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Hewn and Hammered
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Keeping your home clean is a matter of daily and weekly chores, but keeping it well maintained takes work throughout the whole year. Some tasks around your house become big projects, so you don’t need to worry about them every day. Simply create a checklist of things you know you need to check on monthly, quarterly, and annually to keep... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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There are tons of ideas out there for what you can turn your dingy, dark, yet huge and oddly appealing basement into. But, before you do, you need to be sure your basement is ready and up for the task. Keeping that in mind, read on below for a few of the top things you should do before your basement... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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The humble bungalow in all of its various iterations is easily one of the most popular home styles found throughout southern California. Thanks to their sloping roofs, dormer windows, and exposed rafters, they boast a distinctive look that's pleasing to the eye. Here are a few great places to score a bungalow in Southern California that you will love. San... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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Looking for a home or apartment is more complicated than it may appear. For someone who has never done it before, it may seem as though you simply look for places you like within a price range you can afford. In actuality, however, there’s a lot more to it. Similar to selecting a destination to travel to, you want a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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The thrill of purchasing a new home is a fantastic feeling, but for the most part it’s not fully yours until you’ve added your spin to it. Where should you start though? Here are a few ideas on how you can transform your house into a home you can be proud to own. Get the ball rolling with some nature-based... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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Remodeling your home will renew your love for it and increase its market value. You will also repair broken or worn-out things you never got around to working on and replace broken fixtures. Everything will look better, feel better, and work better. Your project will be successful if you approach it methodically. You must create a detailed home improvement plan,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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Buying and owning residential rental properties can be a very lucrative venture. However, to be successful, you should have a plan going in and commit to never stop learning ways to improve. The following tips outline some of the best choices you can make as a rental property investor: Opt for Hardwood Flooring Not only is hardwood flooring more desirable... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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Ever wonder why you like a particular style of interior design for your place? This is because your taste of interior design is based on your personality! Let us go through the interior decor trends for 2020 and find which one suits your personality. Interior Décor Design There are considerable options for you in decorating interior of home. You can... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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From preparing your yard to buying the kids winter clothing, you've worked hard to ensure everything is ready for the brutal winter that has been predicted for much of the country. Even so, it's surprising to note that many homeowners neglect to follow the safety tips needed to heat their homes after the snow starts to fall. There are many... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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The outside of your home is the first thing people will see when they approach your home. It doesn't matter how elaborately you’ve cleaned the inside your home, if the exterior is lacking, it can leave people with a bad first impression. A large budget is not needed to increase your curb appeal or give your home's exterior a fresh... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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Work can be dangerous. It does not matter what field; there are hazards at every job. There are the most obvious dangers on construction sites or assembly lines due to the heavy machinery, but even in an office, accidents can happen involving scissors, staplers, and such. Any use of tools creates a certain amount of risk. The best way to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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It's meant to be the happiest day of your life, and as a result a lot of couples head into the big day with the no expenses spared philosophy. Unfortunately, there is only so far said policy can go. We don't have bottomless bank accounts, and there are some areas where you simply have to shave the bill to stay... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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If you're in the market for a home, the first decision you'll need to make is whether to buy new construction or an older house. Listed below are a few pros and cons to both to help you narrow the search to the one that best suits your needs. Character An older home, especially one that's more than half a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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There's nothing quite like the feeling of being a homeowner. You can rent out rooms, paint or remodel without asking permission from someone above you. Plus, it's a building that can stay within the family for years to come. As a result, it can become a source of generational wealth for your family. However, it's not a cheap investment. In... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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Moving to a new home is anything but easy, and everyone is constantly looking for ways to make the moving day process easier. It requires a lot of patience, planning, and packing to pull off a move, whether it’s across town or across the state. One thing many people who are moving don't realize is that you're also transporting your... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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The real estate investment business is blowing up. Everyone who is anyone has come to realize the long and short-term earning potential that comes from purchasing properties. Whether the purchase of the property is to increase its value and flip or to update it and rent it out, property investors are able to supplement and even surpass their traditional income.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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As we enter into 2020, we are entering into a new decade of design. While many home decor trends tend to last longer than just one year, this year is significant; It marks the start of a new era. Trends are only temporary, but this year sets the tone for what you will eventually look back on as the “2020s.”... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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Jan 23, 2020
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Your backyard serves as an extension of your home. When the weather allows, it is a place you can retreat to for relaxation, fun, and entertainment. For properties with smaller yards, the idea of turning it into an outdoor oasis seems impossible. The space seems too small to create anything worth enjoying. Contrary to popular belief, however, there are lots... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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When it comes to kitchen renovations and remodels, many people take the approach of “go big or go home” and completely gut the room right down to the studs. While this is a great way to get some impactful results, it doesn’t have to be the approach you take. Updating your kitchen, creating a fresh new modern look, and making... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered
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Homeowners are not really inclined to put their money into remodeling projects because home sales are now declining. It is no wonder to see this since home remodeling is definitely expensive. You want to maximize your time and money so you need to be aware of the various remodeling mistakes that are common these days. This will help you to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2020 at Hewn and Hammered