How to Sand Concrete (By Hand or With a Sander)

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Concrete has a long history of use, from the arena in Rome (dubbed the Coliseum after the Colossus statue that once stood in front) to modern day sidewalks and building supports. Its popularity and durability has reached the point that many homeowners now have concrete floors in their homes. We’ll explain not just how to … Read more

Best Lighting for Your Garage or Shop

It’s a common scene in fiction: A person walks into a workshop or smithy. The room is dark, smoky, and lit mainly by a few faint lamps or tube lights, with red hues dancing about the walls from a forge. Now try to picture yourself working in a similar environment. In truth, most forges and … Read more

Best Garage Floor Tiles for that Custom Look

Over the years, garages have become far more than a simple place to store your car. Residential garages have become additional living or storage space, sometimes abandoning their original purpose entirely. Taking advantage of garage flooring options such as tiles can make this space even cozier and the following are some of the best garage … Read more

8 Garage Ceiling Ideas for that Finished Look

One of the most neglected rooms in your home is the garage. This space can have many functions beyond housing a car, such as storage, workshop, home gym, or music room. Adding in a finished ceiling is an inexpensive way to give this space a more hospitable appeal and turn it into a more functional … Read more

10 Cheap Basement Ceiling Ideas

Once upon a time, people added basements and attic spaces to their homes to create additional storage space. As generations passed, these extra rooms began to see more and more activity. Nowadays, it’s common to have a finished basement or attic that functions as additional living space. This new use for basements comes with a … Read more