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"No Curb" Shower

January 10, 2018
A lot of people would prefer a ‘no curb’ shower where the floor flows in evenly from the bathroom. However, from the builder’s point of view this can be difficult. Quest...
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What's a buck or two?

December 27, 2017
It’s only a buck or two! When we use European hinges on our cabinets, we have come to exclusively use the Grass Tiomos hinge system. It is only about $1.00 more than t...
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Are your pictures level?

December 06, 2017
Does it drive you crazy when things that are supposed to be level are not? Nice artwork on the wall does not look quite as nice when it is a half-inch out of level. Do yo...
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Cast stone hoods

November 15, 2017
Cast stone hoods This past year Hanson Carlen became a dealer of Euro Cast hoods. These hoods are made from genuine crushed travertine stone using a cast and mold proces...
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Warm walls

October 25, 2017
A Better Mouse Trap with Less Money Most of the homes my dad and grandfather built used primarily 2x4 studs for the outside walls. In the early 1900s hardly anyone use...
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