Teak is native to the islands of Indonesia, where it has long been regarded as a remarkably useful and versatile wood. It is, indeed, pretty remarkable: it's one of the strongest woods in the world, as well as one of the most resistant to rot, fungi and mildew. There are plenty of places in Indonesia where as a result almost everything has been built from it for centuries; homes and other buildings, boats and various fishing-related apparatus, railway cars, even shipping containers.
Having a pool is an awesome enough home addition to many homeowners, but some feel their pool is too small. If you want to start hosting more outdoor parties, but are worried your pool looks too small and bare, there are ways to fix that. Here are a few of the ways you can make small pools look larger, more inviting, and more relaxing for your guests. Add a Grilling Area
The one thing most often asked by people trying to hire a storage locker for the first time is how much space they're actually going to need. You don't want to end up paying a premium for space you're not going to use, after all - but nor is it practical to discover too late that you've not got enough room for everything. Thankfully, there are some things you can do before you hire your locker (and while you're filling it) that will save you stress, time and money by making sure you get it right first try.
If you are currently in need of a new hot water heater, you might want to consider having a solar water heater installed. You get the same hot water any time you need it, but you can also help lower your family's carbon footprint and benefit in a number of other ways. Here are some pros and cons of solar water heaters to help you decide if it is a good option for you.
Not only does the addition of a new deck to the family home give you the chance to embrace lots more outdoor living time, but it can also increase the value of your home up to $100,000. However, when considering adding a timber deck to your home, you need to make sure you design one that can withstand the possibility of a bushfire attack. While not every property in Australia will be confronted by a bushfire during its lifetime, bushfires do considerable damage across the country every year.