In this poor housing market, Quonset huts are popular with new homeowners as well as with retirees looking for an affordable way to move to a warmer climate. A quonset hut is a type of arch-style, semicylindrical steel building that was used in World War II for equipment storage. Since then, Quonset huts have been used for inexpensive equipment storage in commercial and agricultural settings. In today’s housing market, Quonset-hut homes are a popular option, mainly because they’re less expensive to build or buy than other types of homes and can be built in less time.
Some people install wooden floors in their bathrooms. Although it provides a clean, sleek look, the wood will expand and shrink with the humidity, making it less durable over time. The wood will eventually warp or rot from the moisture. The non-slip surface mimics the fine veining of bamboo flooring, and also resists mould and mildew – an added benefit for a dressing room next to the master bedroom’s ensuite. Thanks vocalcoach. Often by looking at furniture you already have, you can find new and better uses for them. These are great tips that I can use, have always liked the way the beadboard looks and the wainscoting ideas.
Just like the ones you see in so many public bathrooms, homeowners are reverting to this high-tech option. This not only looks trendy, but it also serves to reduce water bills by using less amounts of water. I had to put a vintage wire trash basket and my Indian rock in the bathroom. The trash basket works great for extra toilet paper. Originally a telephone cubbyhole, with empty wall space behind, the size was increased and doors were added on the hallway side.
Other articles of mine on HubPages cover the storage of recycled wood and their use in DIY projects. This Article demonstrates uses for salvaged window glass in various DIY projects with a brief reference of where the recycled glass originally came from. The above comparison is a testament to using what you already have. That’s the same medicine cabinet, linen cabinet, sink and even the SAME toilet.
Bathroom Remodeling – The possibilities are endless when it comes to your ideal bathroom. We handle your Master bath design, space planning and bathroom remodeling. Your guest or children’s bathroom remodel receives the same attention to detail. Adjust the chair carrier (toilet support framework) to the desired height and bolt it in place to the bottom plate, blocking and studs with the lag screws provided.