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How Wide and Deep are Stoves (Dimensions)?

A standard stove’s measurements are 30 inches wide, about 27 inches deep, and 36 inches tall. These measurements typically fit the usual bottom cabinet arrangements. That’s the standard, though.  I’ve cooked on a college dorm’s two-burner 20-inch, three-foot high stove, a Girl Scout Bunson-type burner made of a large coffee can over a small fire …

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17 Types of Sewing Machines (Domestic and Industrial Models)

Quicklist: Sewing Machines Manual Electronic Computerized Embroidery Overlock/Serger Buttonhole Double-Needle Bar Tack Button Attachment Lock Stitch Portable Quilting Flat-Bed Post-Bed Cylinder-Bed Free-Arm Feed-Off-the-Arm Although sewing machines are becoming a rare sight in homes, Gandhi, who eschewed all other technological advancements, called them “one of the few useful things ever invented.” The sewing machine has been …

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Michael Taylor’s Mansion in San Francisco (Listed for $32 Million)

Named “The James Dean of Interior Design” by Vogue’s Anna Vreeland and one of the 20 Great Designers of All Time by Architectural Digest, San Francisco-based Michael Taylor pioneered the California Look of the 1970s and ‘80s. With the goal of creating airy-and-light rooms, the California Look made use of white walls and pioneered the use of plants …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story Modern Tudor Home with Balcony Loft and Jack and Jill Bathroom (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,665 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story modern Tudor home. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story modern home showcases Tudor vibes with its steeply-pitched gables, stone and siding, and a centered shed dormer resting above the covered front porch. Upon entering …

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Country Style Single-Story 3-Bedroom Simple Home for a Narrow Lot with Open Concept Living (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,296 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a country style single-story 3-bedroom simple home. Here’s the floor plan: This country style cottage features a simple floor plan with open concept living that promotes comfortable living and increased family bondings. Its 34′ 8″ width makes …

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What is Mingei? Who invented it?

Mingei, a traditional Japanese folk art, is rooted in an appreciation of the handcrafted utilitarian object, and a recognition of its innate beauty. In part a reaction to Japan’s rapid modernization at the turn of the century, Mingei is a practice and a philosophy that instills value in the everyday.    The word mingei, meaning …

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Easiest Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe

In fact, the average American consumes about 20 pounds of ice cream every year. This works out to about 4 gallons of ice cream per person, per year! Unfortunately, many commercially made brands of ice cream feature a long list of unpronounceable ingredients. High fructose corn syrup, artificial flavors, and artificial colors are probably on the …

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Pineapple Dream Cheesecake Recipe

Do you need a delicious, creamy, tropical tasting dessert for your next family dinner? This recipe for Pineapple Dream Cheesecake is all of the above. Featuring layers of cream cheese, whipped topping, and coconut all encased in a crunchy graham cracker crust, this dessert will have everyone asking for seconds. Everyone loves eating a homemade …

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E07 Apartment by Malfinio

Studio: Malfinio Author: Martina Homolková Contact E-mail: martina@malfinio.cz Social media: @malfinio_cz Project Location: Prague Project Country: Czech Republic Project Year: 10/2020 – 04/2021 Completion Year: 2022 Gross Floor Area: 123 m² Photographer: BoysPlayNice, info@boysplaynice.com Technical Supervisor of the Investor: Petr Klapka About Studio Client – space – light – movement – mass – emptiness – …

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House Elvesgarden by Stephan Maria Lang Architects

Office Name: Stephan Maria Lang Architects Social Media Accounts: Instagram: Stephan Maria Lang architects Contact email: mail@staphanmarialang.de Firm Location: Winterstarße 4, 81543 Munich, Bavaria, Germany Completion Year: 01.2020 Gross Built Area (m2/ ft2): 830 m2 Project Location: Munich Building Function: Residential Lead Architects: Stephan Maria Lang Photo Credits: Sebastian Kolm It was more than an …

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Is Aluminum a Metal? (What Exactly Is It?)

Aluminum is a metallic chemical element, symbol Al, atomic number 13, atomic weight 26.9815, belonging to group IIIA of the periodic system. Pure aluminum is soft and has little mechanical strength, but it can be alloyed with other elements to increase its strength and acquire various useful properties. Aluminum alloys are light, strong, and easily …

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16 Different Types of Apples

Quicklist: Types of Apples Jonagold Cortland Granny Smith Cameo Gravenstein White Transparent Royal Gala Macintosh Golden Delicious Empire King of the Pippins Honeycrisp Pinova Red Delicious Green Dragon Fuji Apple types by popularity  Chances are that you have seen many kinds of apples at the supermarket but do you know that they can range in …

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New American Style 4-Bedroom Two-Story Farmhouse with Loft and Expansive Entry Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,743 Bedrooms: 3-4 Bathrooms: 3 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a New American style 4-bedroom two-story farmhouse. Here’s the floor plan: This New American style farmhouse features a symmetrical facade graced with a board and batten siding, timber-framed gable, exposed rafter tails, large windows, and an expansive porch that …

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Single-Story Contemporary 3-Bedroom Cottage with Open Living Space and Side-Loading Garage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,932 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story contemporary 3-bedroom cottage. Here’s the floor plan: Attractive wood siding, stone skirting, metal roofs, and expansive windows adorn this 3-bedroom contemporary cottage. A covered front porch with glazed and multi-slide stacking doors welcomes you into …

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Stéphane Beel’s Most Interesting Buildings

Stéphane Beel’s architectural style is simple, paired down and yet always intriguing and visually appealing. Join me in discovering some of his most interesting buildings over the years.    Stéphane Beel is a Flemish contemporary architect and founder of the firm Stéphane Beel Architects. Graduating from his architecture studies in Ghent in 1980, Beel and …

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Life as Art: Martha Franco’s Timeless Curation of Heritage and Art

Project Name: Westmount Residence City: Westmount, Quebec, Canada Architects/Designers: Martha Franco Architecture & Design (MFA&D) Furniture: Custom-made by MFA&D Lighting: See document attached Photographer: Nicolas Ruel Press Distribution: v2com About Martha Franco Architecture & Design (MFA&D) Experts in planning and delivering high-end residential and commercial custom-design environments, Martha Franco Architecture & Design creates signature projects based …

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