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Hanging Gnomes For Your Garden

September 30, 2015

There are people that love to tend their gardens, especially old people that dont have enough energy to go somewhere else and all they have to do is to tend their surroundings by cultivating the soils and planting beautiful plants as their daily exercise. And when someone loves to have a garden, they should exert the effort that is needed to make their surroundings look good, decorating it with various designs and including the hanging gnome will eventually a positive impact for you and other people that go to your place.

Its a matter of artistic ability that will enable you to do the things that will improve your home yard. Its relaxing to see many colorful plants in your surroundings and tending them is one of the most rewarding feelings that a person can have. The hanging gnomes are essentially perfect when it comes to gardens and other surroundings improvement effort. It allows the vicinity look unique and filled with lively characters because you will picture out the children that will be playing this part of the yard when the time comes that they will visit grandmas place. Being attentive and industrious in maintaining your place, its possible that someone will visit your home just to witness your wonderful place and somehow they will get the ideas on how they can improve their own place.

Hanging gnomes will give a lively nature for your place, because the wind play with them and it seems that youre just watching your children or grandchildren playing and gliding. Making those aspirations to happen is the ultimate goal for old people that love to remember their young ones and making them comfortable in your place when they see delightful decoration and interesting stuffs that will entertain them throughout their stay, and when they leave theyll ask a question that will make you happy. Can we visit here again?

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Total Concrete Housing Technology Analysis

September 27, 2015

Design, material and component selection.

The Design.

The
best design for the structure, (to ensure compatibility for design,
market acceptance as well as accurate test results), is to be a small
home complete with basement, targeting the low to mid income bracket.

Materials.

Advanced
Materials to be used in the structure include existing products such as
ICF wall system, basement insulated slab on grade system, composite
concrete intermediate floor system, High performance, dual glazed, low-E
and argon filled windows, with exterior stucco and cultured stone
systems.

New technologies developed include; A hybrid ICF
composite concrete cast in place roof forming system utilizing both
Formtech and Speedfloor components. A simplified radiant in floor
heating system. Earth coupled geothermal water to water hydronic
heating/cooling system, utilizing passive soils heat transfer methods to
reduce loop lengths, and engineered soils to increase performance. An
advanced air separator cleaning unit and fresh air energy recovery
ventilation system complete with an integral mid volume air conditioning
system.

New methods of installation including external vibration
methods utilizing new technology. More efficient design and detailing
methods. Introduction of new installation methods, which simplify and
demystify the processes involved in the construction. Multi function or
combined construction tasking, which combine two or more tasks into one.
Lowered experience and knowledge requirements through efficient
material selection, management practices, design, detailing, and
scheduling.

Criteria included in design and developed products and/or techniques

Over
the last years we have accumulated information and research into the
needs of the building market place, and determined that the following
base criteria for all products would have to be addressed within the
design and/or construction of the building.

1. Cost. Overall, the
cost of materials and/or labor would have to ensure that the current
construction methods associated with ICF construction would have to
decrease the total cost of the building by the offset cost of utilizing
these types of products installed to current standards.

2.
Efficiency. The material and labor components must comply with
efficiency in design to reduce construction time, and reduce material
requirements by a undetermined acceptable level. Material components
should perform two or more construction or building functions per item,
or combine several aspects required into the design, such as stay in
place formwork.

3. Methods of construction. The methods of
construction must simplify the construction process, allowing low skill
labor to be utilized effectively.

4. Quality of construction. The
Quality of the building must be increased to meet the new challenges of a
modern world including Longevity, durability, strength, esthetics,
operation, form and function.

5. Compatibility. The building must
be constructed in such a matter as to be identical in form and function
with current residential structures.

6. Versatility. Any normal
residential structure must be able to be designed and built with the
systems and methods, to ensure compliance with current designs in the
construction industry.

7. Needs and shortfalls. The building has
to address most, if not all, of the current needs and existing
shortfalls in residential dwellings.

8. energy-efficient. Energy
requirements should meet or exceed, even the highest standards of
current construction materials and methods.

9. Environmental
Friendly. The materials and methods should address as many environmental
considerations as possible, including waste, energy required for
production of materials, and energy required for construction. Low
environmental impact products and methods of construction would be a
must.

10. Manufacturing capability. All products and existing
labor markets must be able to be easily adapted to meet the needs for
construction of buildings of this type.

All materials and
components as well as the manufacturers have been selected based on the
product’s ability in speed, durability, workability, quality, strength,
warranties and market acceptance from existing raw materials and/or
processes.

Heat loss.

Component factors

Roof effectiveness.

Existing
energy efficiencies for ICF wall systems rate about 30% more effective
in overall heating and cooling when combined with current standards of
wood truss roof installation and slab on grade basement installations.
Knowing that the current energy loss’s in a heating climate for walls in
residential structures is about 23% of the overall loss of a home, and
the roof representing about 42% of the overall heat loss, I am assuming
the following: 42% (total roof loss on a normal home)/ 23% (total wall
loss on normal home)X 30% (the known effectiveness of ICF walls only on a
home) should in theory increase the effectiveness of the above slab
thermal envelope by about 54.78%.

This assuming comparative
R-value increases, combined with reduced air infiltration and thermal
conductance characteristic differences associated with ICF construction.

Below grade and under Slab effectiveness.

Although
smaller, below grade and under slab loss’s do count in the overall
building heat loss, and typically represent about 7% of the total heat
loss on the building. This can be reduced substantially through the use
of effective drainage of ground water, the inclusion of foil covered
Expanded Polystyrene insulation to isolate the slab from the ground as
well as ICF construction for the basement walls. By including 4″ of EPS
foam, a reflective layer of foil, and effective subsurface drainage, we
can increase the efficiency of slab on grades and below grade areas by
about 67% over the current accepted standard of 6 mil polyethylene
sheets only. Assuming these numbers to be accurate, we can include the
following, 7% (total heat loss through the sub structure area) X 67%
(effective increase in thermal performance of the slab) = 4.69% (total
added savings overall to the heat loss characteristics). Adding this to
the above slab thermal envelope effectiveness, we now have a building
which is 59.47% more effective than standard construction methods.

Window/Door factors.

Outside
issues, such as windows and doors have an overall heat loss
characteristic of about 17% on the total home, through infiltration,
loss/gain and conductance. Primarily by incorporating a higher quality
window, built with lower air infiltration rates. Less thermal
conductance and the inclusion of affordable low E glass with Argon gas
between two thermal panes. Existing studies and tests prove that these
types of windows and doors increase the thermal performance of such
units by about 30%. On a home, this a relatively high factor outside of
standard construction, due to the extensive use of window area in
design. We will be assuming normal use of about 15% of wall area.
Assuming these numbers to be correct, we can, in theory say that 17%
(heat loss through windows and doors in standard construction) X 30%
(increase in performance of higher quality windows) = 5.10% (savings in
heat loss for new structure). Adding this to total thermal envelope
effectiveness, we now have a building which is 64.57% more effective
than standard construction methods.

Overall factors.

Standard Ventilation factors

Ventilation
factors of.3 air changes per hour are a standard code requirement.
Current standards of construction achieve this through the use of
exhaust fans or air changers. The proposed standard will include a
high-efficiency, dual core system from NuTech, which operates to
effectively supply.3 air changes per hour with 87% effective heat
recovery from the exhaust air. Knowing that the mechanical ventilation
accounts for about 8.5% of the total loss to the building, we can
effectively assume the following. 8.5% (mechanical ventilation loss to
building) X 87% (effectiveness of Heat Recovery Ventilation unit used) =
7.39% (increase of performance for air exchange. Adding this to the
above effectiveness, we now have a building which is 71.96% more
effective than standard construction methods.

Radiant heating.

Further
energy savings, in the heating climate which would have a significant
impact on the study, include Radiant Heating and high-efficiency
boilers, through a hydronic installation, which is supported by existing
studies to increase energy efficiencies about 20% overall. The base
theory to support this the effectiveness of radiant heat over convected
or conducted heat transfer to occupants of buildings. Taking this factor
into account in a ratio for normal construction and the proposed ICF
shell, 20% (representing standard construction methods effective
reduction in heat requirements) X (100% – 71.96%) = 28.04% (representing
remaining energy required by incorporating ICF envelope) = a further
5.61% in total energy savings through the use of radiant technology.
This equates to 77.57% total energy savings included in the
calculations.

Thermal Mass and Heat Storage

By utilizing a compromise, the home is designed to
take advantage of off-peak heating through the use of concrete in the
structure. Effectively, the building would be utilizing the off-peak
hours to store heat energy in the thermal mass of the concrete floors,
for daytime use. This to be achieved simply through the use of
programmable thermostats, which would store heat in the concrete slabs
during the early morning hours. The overall effectiveness is currently
undetermined.

Geothermal Applications.

Through the use of
passive solar collectors, installed below the roof shingles, and
integral with the ICF roof assembly, on warmer winter days, solar heated
water would be used in a closed parallel loop to increase the
geothermal bed temperatures, thereby effectively storing heat for later
use in the ground. During summer months, the same parallel loop, will
utilize rain water and cooler nighttime temperatures, in an effort to
reduce ground temperatures. Over the loops, a new product, “InsulTarp”
will be installed to prevent excessive loss’s to the earth surface. This
being studied in an effort to reduce trench depths, and loop lengths
from the current standard, as well as increase efficiency of the
geothermal heat pump system. Overall effectiveness is currently
undetermined.

Geothermal units operate much more efficiently as
the load decreases on the unit. When any fluid material, (including air
which acts in the same way as a fluid) requires a large delta T
temperature increase, (the difference between the return fluid
temperature and the supplied fluid temperature) a geothermal heat pump
has to work very hard to pump enough heat to supply the demand, so the
efficiency of the unit drops. This called the COP or “coefficient of
performance”. Most geothermal units operate with a heating COP of about
3. What the COP represents is the comparison of the overall energy
output from the unit, over the energy input to the unit. A COP rating of
3, means that for every 1 unit of energy or “watt” we put into the
geothermal heat pump, we get 3 watts of heat out of it.

Now here is where it changes when we combine it with ultra efficient structures, hydronic in floor heating and thermal mass.

The
much lower heat loss of the building, means a lower Btu output per
square foot of floor area, In the case of some of our research
structures, this equates to about 10-13 BTU per square foot in areas
such as Michigan USA and Ontario Canada. Now, water entering the radiant
system of a concrete floor, needs only be 76 degrees F to maintain a 71
degree F temperature for the occupants. This means that the radiant
system only needs to supply a 6 degree temperature rise. This means that
the coupled geothermal system now only needs to combat a heat pressure
difference (for lack of a better word) of only 5 degrees F instead of a
normal 50 degree rise for non concrete, radiant systems. Less
temperature difference means more efficiency as the geothermal system
works less, to produce more. An easier way to look at is to think of
water, in which much higher volumes can be moved a small vertical
distance with the same amount of energy, as compared to a large vertical
distance. More water per energy unit can be moved, ergo a geothermal
system can move more heat per energy unit. COP ratings up to 10 can be
achieved.

This means that by building with concrete, and
incorporating good design and material selections, we can extend the
efficiency of geothermal heat pump systems to gain efficiencies 2 to 3
times that of existing geothermal pump capabilities.

Strength and durability.

Strength.

As
the entire shell, including all interior structural components consist
of steel reinforced concrete, known to be much stronger and more
resistant to active loading conditions. Typically, the components used
have proven, through existing engineering, testing and analysis to far
outperform standard construction methods when subjected to dynamic loads
suffered from earthquakes, tornadoes, projectiles etc. Due to the
decreased risk of material failure, the occupants can enjoy a safe
environment, and the structure will unlikely suffer damage in the event
of such natural or mechanical damages, which other structures are likely
to fail at.

Used independently, each system suffers from weak
connections, such as the ICF wall with a truss roof, in which the roof
becomes separated from the structure due to uplift, exposing the
interior. Although this test model does not incorporate a product line
of windows and doors, designed to withstand these types of occurrences,
they are currently being manufactured. The hope is that one day we may
be able to see the results from this type of construction, when
including windows and doors with comparatively high strength ratings.
This decision was made upon evaluation of the location in which this
home was to be built, in which it would be impractical to include.
Future studies of this technology should be incorporated in a coastal
structure in the state of Florida, for a more accurate investigation
into these types of components.

It is suggested that the ICF
walls, in existence today are about 10 times stronger than standard wood
frame construction methods, it may be safe to assume, that the roof
system may now have that same capability.

Durability.

All of
the buildings structural components are of concrete and steel. It is
known that reinforced concrete is truly capable of spanning several
centuries. Although it is not known as as to the overall life expectancy
of concrete, many researchers have suggested periods in excess of 5,000
years. The secondary insulating component, Expanded Polystyrene, in a
non-degradable plastic component, in which it is expected to last
several hundred if not thousands of years, if suitably protected from
Ultra Violet breakdown. As all of the EPS foam which is in the building
is covered and protected from both this and mechanical damage, we can
safely assume that the life of the structure would be in excess of 100
years. Potentially it could be equivalent to that of the concrete, which
is expected to be several thousand.

The exterior stucco and stone
coverings are highly durable. Utilizing Acrylic stucco compounds, these
face coverings are almost impervious to degradation and breakdown,
although they may be subject to mechanical damage, as they are exposed.
However, these types of finish materials are easily repaired or
replaced, and can be maintained with much lower cost/year ratios than
wood, vinyl or aluminum. By replacing the shingles with long-lasting
Acrylic stuccos, which are also highly resistant to the effects of acid
rain or frost action, we can extend the life of the roof finishes well
beyond those of standard asphalt shingles. The stuccos longevity is
further enhanced as the ICF base construction on which it is applied is
not only an ideal substrate, however it is dimensionally stable during
temperature and humidity shifts.

Mechanical Considerations.

Although
the strengths of the mechanical components are relatively unimportant,
durability issues such as usable life span are reflective primarily of
the wear and tear of the components. These units are expected to last a
relatively short duration, as compared to the building itself, and
actually should be replaced periodically as newer and more efficient
units or means become available. However, current technology has
expanded to include such items as Heat Recover Ventilators, Air
Cleaners, high-efficiency boiler systems, and radiant heating systems
which are both energy-efficient as well as cost-effective to install and
operate. Most importantly, they systems need to be de-mystified and
standardized sufficiently to not only operate properly, however allow
for less complicated installation methods and materials, and make the
technologies easier for the public to access.

Future Development.

This
initial structure will utilize components which are readily available
in the marketplace to achieve the basic structure and mechanical
considerations, through modification of such products or methods. It is
forecasted that this structure will cost 14.6% more than an equivalent
structure built to code standards for wood frame construction. Due to
the costs associated with prototype manufacturing for single project
purposes of some components, this forecasted shortfall should easily be
reduced. The projected forecast, once all manufacturing and
standardization is in place for the products and methods of
installation, is projected to be at or below the cost of wood frame code
construction.

The benefits associated with this type of building
should not be compromised as a result. We are expecting that as products
and people become more readily available, that cost competitiveness
will reduce the prototype buildings construction costs sufficiently.
Market acceptance should be relatively good, as there are no detracting
features or concerns associated with efficient buildings such as dome
structures or plastic buildings. The final product will present itself
esthetically and functionally, identical to current residential
structures.

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September 24, 2015

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Creating An English Country Garden

September 23, 2015

Many people have dreams of having an English country garden of their own. Traditional English gardens are known around the world for their beauty and tranquility. It is no wonder so many people are drawn to create one of their own. Making a true English country garden of your own is far from a simple task, however. In fact, it is quite challenging in many ways. However, the work that it requires is well worth it for the end result: a garden that appeals to all facets of human senses.

A traditional English country garden is, when you get down to it, a work of art. And, like any work of art, your garden should express a part of the artist who crafted it. How you choose the plants in your garden, how you arrange them, how you care for them, all these elements should be meant to show the world a part of who you are. This means that your garden should be unique, an extension of your personality and your creativity. Making these choices is, in many cases, a part of the process that is nearly as difficult as laying out and keeping up the garden itself.

Fortunately, there are a number of things that will help you with these decisions. First of all, there are a many books in which you can find ideas and advice on your English country garden. These books will be able to give you lists of which trees, shrubs, and flowers are traditionally included in your garden, as well as when to plant them and when they will bloom, as well as pointers on how to arrange them. This may seem like a hindrance to your creative influence in the entire process, but in the end it will enable you to make some of the important choices while not having to worry about every mundane detail of the process.

There are a few general guidelines that can help when you are planning your English country garden. The first thing you need to realize is that in order to make yourself a proper garden you are going to need a significant amount of space. Traditional English gardens are a good bit more than a few flowers in a bed. You will be using trees, shrubs, and flowers of all different varieties, so you will definitely want to be sure you have enough space before you find yourself in over your head.

Another important thing to remember is that your English country garden has to feel like a single unit. You will have different plants throughout the garden, but they should all have a sense of unity to them. This is accomplished, in many ways, similarly to the methods used in home decor. You should establish themes in your color by choosing plants that compliment each other. This also applies to the shape and structure of the plants, as sticking a handful of tiny plants among a bunch of larger ones will cause the small plants to be lost.

Ideas For Landscaping Around Hot Tubs – Design And Planning

September 23, 2015

What exactly is it that makes landscaping around a hot tub so different from normal landscaping? The hot tub may be elevated. Of course you can just add a bed of mulch, but your hot tub area will look as cheap as the landscaping cost.
Landscaping designs around your hot tub area don’t have to be elaborate. They can be quite simple and still look very nice. Planters and pots filled with flowers and greenery create a nice look. Add a few shrubs and flowers that you like to add color to the surrounding. A large pot on each side of the hot tub steps with a small tree in each one will give your hot tub a welcoming and lovely look.
When it comes to the area around your hot tub, it’s important to have landscaping ideas for privacy. One way to landscape around your hot tub, with privacy in mind, is a screened in gazebo. A gazebo will help to make the hot tub the focal point of your backyard, while allowing you to comfortably use your hot tub in rainy weather. To make it look nice, you can add a couple of simple planter boxes around the outside of the gazebo. If you’re not a gardener, you could choose to plant some low maintenance silk flowers instead.
It would be virtually impossible to enumerate all the possible ideas for landscaping around hot tubs. Let us concentrate here on an Asian themed hot tub that would be a wonderful addition to a yard. A walkway with plants lightly draped over it offers a combination of shade and sunshine and provides an Asian atmosphere as well. You can also rim the tub with cedar planters filled with trees and other plantings appropriate for the weather in your area. That will give your hot tub the sense of permanence one gets with in-ground tubs.
The ultimate landscaped hot tub would be an in ground hot tub next to an in ground swimming pool. A nice compliment to the beauty of the hot tub and pool would be with a little tropical jungle. Again just take some attractive flowerpots and place them in two clusters of 3 because odd numbers always look better. If you use three different sizes for each cluster this will create a terraced look. Using hibiscus flowers, a small palm bush that won’t grow too large and some ivy that will naturally flow down the pots creating a tropical area.
With all of the ideas for landscaping around hot tubs that are out there, I can only touch upon some of the many possibilities. However, while you landscape, remember that you must allow the hot tub a path to drain when emptied. Otherwise all of your beautiful landscaping efforts could get flooded while the hot tub refills. Get creative and express yourself as you design your very own backyard oasis.

Causes Of Poor Home Theater Acoustics

September 22, 2015

Also voted the best is one of the most important elements when you watch a movie, and poor acoustics home theater can lead to the quality of sound is echoey, cheap, and creates the experience of the poor on an equal footing to listen. After that the best 7.1 surround sound speaker setup is last in the room that does not give the right balance of sound reflection and absorption. Both are required for the ideal home theater audio. Contrary to belief, should not absorb all the sound in home theater. While a certain amount of what is necessary, and also requests from the reflecting surfaces to assist in the transfer of sound to all parts of the room. Absorptive capacity of the cushions, furniture, wall panels, curtains, carpets, and reflects the calm voice does not echo.

If the audio in your home theater is too echoey or dull and flat, and consider some possible reasons below.

1. Hardwood Floors

Home theater with hardwood floors will provide space for a more expressive sound waves because it is based loudspeakers. Along with the hard walls and ceiling, the room echoed the virtual room, is not ideal to enjoy optimum sound. You do not necessarily need to carpet the room completely. The carpet between the public and the first row of speakers in many cases enough to absorb the sound waves are many, and dramatically reduce the echo.

2. Angular corners of the wall

Another possible cause of the poor acoustics are cruel and angles found in the angles between the walls. They cause sound waves to bounce around the room, and increased echoes and interfering with good sound. Can alleviate this problem by a few well-placed acoustic tiles. You can also install some of the squares of foam, and dark sound absorbing. You do not need to cover every square inch of the walls with tiles or foam, but the subject of a symmetric cut of 4-6 that would ease the corners of the room.

3. Language Placement

If surround sound speakers are not placed in a better place, and the sound emitted by them may be going to a corner kick in that it echoes. Or it may be a direct confrontation plush sofa, which absorbs a lot of sound. In both cases, it leads to the voice of the poor. There are appropriate arrangements for the surround sound speakers in home theater. Should be upon the re-arrangement of speakers in a more favorable, the voice of improvement.

4. Furniture firm

Furniture can be hard also contribute to the sound waves bouncing unnecessarily. Should be made sofas and chairs from plush, upholstered article. Avoid the use of large tables as possible. You need a place to drink, though. Consider the use of small side tables that are out of the way of the sound source platform.

If your home theater and audio voice of the poor, chances are this is caused by something in this list. Since not every home theater is the same, the voice of the poor in your home theater may be caused by one or more of them. Determine the cause and treatment often requires only a simple purchase or slightly modified, but everything can cost more if you want to make serious adjustments.

Tips on How to Start Your Home Renovation

September 20, 2015

Home renovation is a big investment on the homeowner’s part. Whether
they plan to stay in their house for a long time or increase its sales
value, getting home renovations should address the problems that they
intend to solve. This undertaking can range from replacements of the
house’s interior or exterior features or add enhancements like energy
efficient light bulbs.

There are several factors to consider when doing home
renovations and the task can be daunting when homeowners do not put a
tab on them. Home remodeling should focus on prioritized areas for both
indoor and outdoor renovation. For example, if the house is large enough
and home additions are not a priority, homeowners can focus on making
the house’s lighting system more energy-efficient instead. Remodeling
the areas that need repairs before doing aesthetic improvements is a
good start to baseline home renovations.

Pertaining to interior
ideas, drywalls in bad condition can be replaced by new sheets. This
process requires mudding, taping, and popcorn texturing that are applied
in walls and ceilings to cover imperfections. Homeowners can use
wallpaper for the entire wall to update a smoothen drywall. For an
additional storage space, homeowners can replace old building shelves
with new ones and add metal or wooden panels for a new look.

Exterior
renovation, like installing a new window for example, is a good way to
start saving on energy costs. Energy-efficient windows like vinyl
windows are strongly sealed to prevent wind or moist from leaking into
the house. Minor renovations like caulking cracks and replacing damaged
vinyl also contributes to better thermo regulation.

Homes
with wooden floors can be either refurbished with buffing the wood
planks or repairing it with wood fillers. If homeowners are on a tight
budget, they can opt to have laminated floors or floating wood that
mimics the same appearance of a hardwood. If homeowners want to have
their home’s floors renovated, they can contact Cape Cod renovation
professionals.

If homeowners are thinking of getting a makeover
for their kitchen, they can opt to have new cabinets, install glass
countertops or garbage disposals, and include ceiling fans. These Cape
Cod home renovations can transform the kitchen and make it function more
efficiently. Homeowners can also choose to have low-energy light bulbs
to save on electricity.

Home remodeling can be taxing, but it all
becomes worthwhile when homeowners see their home’s new appearance.
With this, they should be extra careful in not incurring any accidents
that can hamper the whole renovation process (i.e. getting electrocuted
or busting a pipe). So if home renovations include dealing with
electrical wirings and plumbing lines, homeowners should contact Cape
Cod house renovation professionals to do the job.