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Setting cabinet doors: This is how it's done

Setting cabinet doors: This is how it's done

Hinges are nowadays made to easily adjust the height, depth and horizontal orientation of cabinet doors. And only with a screwdriver. We will explain in the following how you proceed step by step professionally. Why should a cabinet door be adjusted? Never unscrew any of the screws. Above all, the upper and lower screws should be loosened extremely carefully, as the door could fall off if you loosen them too much.

Mineral concrete, Ideal grading curves

Mineral concrete, Ideal grading curves

Mineral concrete is not mineral concrete. Grain and rock have a significant impact on the properties of the mineral concrete layer. What grading curves are, and how they are optimized, is discussed in detail in this article. Sieving diagrams Mineral concrete, like clay or ordinary soil, consists of grains of different sizes.

Damage to reinforced concrete

Damage to reinforced concrete

Concrete also suffers over the years and is sensitive to a multitude of influences. It always depends on the particular type of concrete and its properties. What damage can occur especially with reinforced concrete, and how to avoid or fix it, you can read in detail in this article. Durability of Concrete Concrete is a universal building material that can be used virtually indefinitely.

Make the garden well winterized in time

Make the garden well winterized in time

The garden fountain itself can tolerate frost to some extent if it contains no water. The water connection must be turned off in any case. However, the pump and all hoses must be removed over the winter. But that is not possible with all fountains. Here we show you how the garden fountain is made fit for the next winter.

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Step by step Painting sand-lime brick Cleaner Primer Wall paint inside / outside Putty knife Brush Bucket Tassel Painting roller Brush Color grid / rolling grill Painter's crepe Painting fleece / foil / old newspapers 1. Preliminary work and primer Mortar residues and coarse Dirt should be repelled first.

Cut sand-lime bricks - different ways

Cut sand-lime bricks - different ways

Sand-lime brick is one of the most popular building materials because it is cheap and robust. Despite the high density, it is easy to cut or saw. So even a home improvement can quickly build a wall when using lime sandstone. Here are three ways to cut lime sandstone. Cutting lime sandstone If you want to saw stones by hand and perhaps only need to make a few cuts, you should use an old saw that has no value anyway.

Plants for the indoor fountain

Plants for the indoor fountain

A room well can fully develop its visual effect with only a few healthy tropical plants. Many ornamental wells are already planted at the time of purchase or they are available in a set of pump, shell and plants, which then only has to be put together. But not all plants are really suitable for the well.

Garden fountains - clean regularly

Garden fountains - clean regularly

Even if the water in a garden fountain is constantly in motion, mosses and slimy deposits soon settle in the well. If possible, no chemical cleaner should be used. Even vinegar is not ideal to clean the garden fountain. Rinsing and scrubbing are the significantly better cleaning methods. Clean the garden fountain step by step Water Dishwashing liquid Water additive Algae inhibition Old cup brush Old toothbrush Bucket Brushes Microfibre cloths Garden hose 1.

Sand-lime brick - many advantages - few disadvantages

Sand-lime brick - many advantages - few disadvantages

Partly, the advantages of the lime-sandstone are also a disadvantage at the same time. However, lime sandstone is one of the most popular materials used in construction today. Even an inexperienced handyman can easily process sand-lime brick. Here we show the advantages and disadvantages of the practical sand-lime brick.

Sand-lime brick - Prices and Sizes

Sand-lime brick - Prices and Sizes

Sand-lime brick is currently one of the most popular building materials of all. In addition to a very good sound insulation, it offers numerous other advantages, which are often related to its high density. However, one of the most important aspects of sand-lime bricks is its favorable price, even with large plan stones.