Archives for November 2015

Vanity Hardware That Adds a Stylish Touch to the Bath

Screen Shot 2015-10-26 at 9.18.52 AMRound, square, classy, sassy — distinctive knobs and pulls put the finishing touch on your bathroom cabinets

Just as a necklace enhances a little black dress, or smart cuff links punctuate a classic suit, cabinet hardware can infuse a bathroom with your personal style. If you’re accessorizing a new bath, or craving a quick, inexpensive way to change things up in an existing bathroom, consider your vanity’s knobs and pulls. Doing something special with this small detail can have a big impact on the look of the room.

The changing face of the American homeowner


Tips For Childproofing Your Home

If you have a baby on the way or crawling around, or you’re a grandparent with one that comes by to visit, you’ve got to start thinking about childproofing. Walk through the most important spaces to baby proof in your

The Baseline of Jazz

What do razor blades have to do with jazz? Learn more from this infographic!

The Baseline on Jazz

The World’s Most Expensive Buildings’



7 common repairs you can do by yourself (Infographic)



Slaying Myths About Buying A Home [INFOGRAPHIC]


Why tuning a piano is impossible [video]

tuning a pianoThis speaks to my geeky music side. The beauty of perfect intonation in ensemble playing is one of my greatest thrills. Here we see the compromise due to math and physics of tuning a tempered instrument such as the piano.

Video Game or Modern Accordion?

tech thumbNo, this is not a droid. It is a musical instrument–-what kind, exactly, I’m not sure. It sounds like a cross between a barrel organ and a video game. Whatever the case, it’s pretty awesome.