Have you been thinking lately on what to do because there’s not enough space in your house? Why not consider using your garden shed. If this structure is only sitting there idly, gathering dusts on your property and unused for quite a long time, don’t you think converting it to a house is an excellent idea?
These days garden sheds are no longer limited as a storage system for gardening tools and other equipment because it can easily renovated to a house, home gym, guest room or even an office. Conversions of these structures will no longer be costly since it will only need few interior designs.
The first step before you proceed with your project, though, is to consult your local government offices. If permit is needed, fill up the application forms immediately. Seek help from a qualified specialist for all your mechanical, electrical, and plumbing needs. Provide all the basic requirements to help you save time in processing and pay all necessary fees.
If there is no need to get a permit, all you need to do is draft your own plan, and if you are extremely lucky to be equipped with all the necessary tools and equipment, you can immediately put your plan into action. Nowadays, the costs of advanced technology products are going down so it’s really easy for a “do it yourself home repair”. Meanwhile, there are still few things you need to take note of. (more…)
Topiary is a horticultural practice of clipping shrubs, foliage and twigs of trees to form fanciful or geometric shapes. It’s an art of creating living sculptures.
The very first to have topiary are the Roman gardens but not as artistic as what we have now. There are hundreds or even thousands of beautiful topiary worldwide but we will only feature those that stand out among the rest.
The all-time favorites are taken from Walt Disney World’s Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Center. It’s where characters like The Crocodile in Peter Pan, Woody in Toy Story, Hogsworth in Beauty and The Beast, Lighting McQueen in Cars and Pluto come to life in a special form of topiary. (more…)