Category: Home & Garden

CO2 is also generated in modern fireplaces

Carbon monoxide: an invisible danger

Carbon monoxide is invisible and odorless. It occurs during combustion processes, for example in the fireplace at home. A CO2 detector can save lives.

Nice but not without danger: fireplace & fireplace

Safety tip: warning of carbon monoxide

The risk of carbon monoxide poisoning (CO) increases with the heating season. Carbon monoxide is created in all combustion processes. Due to technical defects or natural influences, the gas can get into the indoor air in the building.

Linen ironing - ironing board, iron, spray bottle

How do you iron linen properly?

Summer is coming and with it the wonderfully cool linen fabrics. But how do you iron linen properly? You don't necessarily need a steam iron, although it makes the job a little easier.

The garden in October

The garden in October

Almost everything is harvested in the garden. The apple harvest is in full swing. Quinces still need some time to ripen.

Stretch ceilings

Time to modernize: stretch ceilings for private and commercial use

What used to be "modern" and "hip" is now old and out. Dark wooden ceilings, old-fashioned wallpaper - a condition that can often be found in apartments and houses.
Renovation backlog due to cost reasons or the worry that the construction project will turn the home into a construction site for weeks. Stretch ceilings can be a welcome alternative here, because they can be installed not only on ceilings but also on walls within a very short time.

Type of rose

In rose fever ...

The rose is arguably the most sung flower in the world. Whether it was Nana Mouskouri's white roses from Athens, whether it should rain red roses for Hildegard Knef, or whether Bon Jovi wanted to put his lover in a bed of roses, the rose stands for passion and love, beauty and elegance, sensuality and desire also for peace and death.

Stretch ceiling image with digital printing

Modern painting craft: creative techniques for your home

Creative techniques in the painting trade have developed into a real alternative to classic wall design. A few years ago, these modern and elegant wall designs were rather marginal, but they have long since become a popular stylistic device.

Colorful house facades

Colorful colors on the facade - caution is advised!

The penchant for individuality is also becoming increasingly important when designing facade surfaces. So you can find - also in Friedrichsthal - houses with exterior paintings in the colors "piggy pink", "poison green" or orange. But there are regulations that limit the color options in Saarland - but also in all other federal states: the state building code.

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Rank arches an appealing welcome

If you want to give your house or garden an individual touch, a trellis arch is a good alternative. Because you can already guess what awaits you behind it ... or not.

Pink-colored hardworking Lieschen

Plants for shade places

There are innumerable plant species for sunny places, the selection is not so large for shady places. But here, too, you can plant beautiful arrangements in boxes and tubs with flowering plants, which conjure up bright spots in shady places ...

Smoke detectors save lives!

Smoke detectors are lifesavers - and a must!

Around 30 people in Germany still die from fires every month - most of them from smoke poisoning. Even if the number has dropped drastically in recent years, it is important to draw attention to the topic of smoke detectors

Mold on the wall - oh horror!

Mold in the house ... oh horror!

Molds are a normal part of our environment and can be found everywhere. However, if mold forms in rooms, this can lead to health problems. But how can mold develop in houses?

Open window with flowers ...

Ventilate properly

They also have to ventilate their living spaces in winter. But unlike in summer, where you prefer to ventilate in the morning and evening, you should ventilate more often in winter.

A typical chimney

Heat, but properly, to prevent soot formation

If you heat with solid fuels, primarily wood, there is a risk that shiny soot will form in the fireplace. This can lead to chimney fires. Carbon black forms mainly from wood due to incomplete combustion.

Christmas candles - nice, but not entirely harmless

Tips for "fireproof" Christmas

Candles, fairy lights, fir tree. For us, these things are an integral part of Christmas. But unfortunately, these things also pose a great danger: that of a fire. So that your Advent decoration does not go up in flames, you should take a few things to heart.

Interesting facts about lavender

Lavender, originally native to the Mediterranean, has now conquered the domestic gardens and is indispensable. Lavender has become one of the most popular garden plants. Often planted in conjunction with roses because it is believed that lavender would protect the roses from aphids.

Geraniums

10 flower boxes for sunny locations

The open-air season begins and with it the hustle and bustle in the garden and the flower boxes. Summer plants can already be found in garden centers, hardware stores and supermarkets. These can already be planted in boxes and pots, but still need to be protected at night so that they do not care but can develop splendidly. Here

Winter tire muffle are asked to checkout

A fine of 60 to 80 euros and a point in Flensburg risk drivers who are now driving with summer tires despite the winter road conditions. The ban also affects vehicle owners.

CO2 is also generated in modern fireplaces

Carbon monoxide: an invisible danger

Carbon monoxide is invisible and odorless. It occurs during combustion processes, for example in the fireplace at home. A CO2 detector can save lives.

Nice but not without danger: fireplace & fireplace

Safety tip: warning of carbon monoxide

The risk of carbon monoxide poisoning (CO) increases with the heating season. Carbon monoxide is created in all combustion processes. Due to technical defects or natural influences, the gas can get into the indoor air in the building.

Linen ironing - ironing board, iron, spray bottle

How do you iron linen properly?

Summer is coming and with it the wonderfully cool linen fabrics. But how do you iron linen properly? You don't necessarily need a steam iron, although it makes the job a little easier.

The garden in October

The garden in October

Almost everything is harvested in the garden. The apple harvest is in full swing. Quinces still need some time to ripen.

Stretch ceilings

Time to modernize: stretch ceilings for private and commercial use

What used to be "modern" and "hip" is now old and out. Dark wooden ceilings, old-fashioned wallpaper - a condition that can often be found in apartments and houses.
Renovation backlog due to cost reasons or the worry that the construction project will turn the home into a construction site for weeks. Stretch ceilings can be a welcome alternative here, because they can be installed not only on ceilings but also on walls within a very short time.

Type of rose

In rose fever ...

The rose is arguably the most sung flower in the world. Whether it was Nana Mouskouri's white roses from Athens, whether it should rain red roses for Hildegard Knef, or whether Bon Jovi wanted to put his lover in a bed of roses, the rose stands for passion and love, beauty and elegance, sensuality and desire also for peace and death.

Stretch ceiling image with digital printing

Modern painting craft: creative techniques for your home

Creative techniques in the painting trade have developed into a real alternative to classic wall design. A few years ago, these modern and elegant wall designs were rather marginal, but they have long since become a popular stylistic device.

Colorful house facades

Colorful colors on the facade - caution is advised!

The penchant for individuality is also becoming increasingly important when designing facade surfaces. So you can find - also in Friedrichsthal - houses with exterior paintings in the colors "piggy pink", "poison green" or orange. But there are regulations that limit the color options in Saarland - but also in all other federal states: the state building code.

ivy

Rank arches an appealing welcome

If you want to give your house or garden an individual touch, a trellis arch is a good alternative. Because you can already guess what awaits you behind it ... or not.

Pink-colored hardworking Lieschen

Plants for shade places

There are innumerable plant species for sunny places, the selection is not so large for shady places. But here, too, you can plant beautiful arrangements in boxes and tubs with flowering plants, which conjure up bright spots in shady places ...

Smoke detectors save lives!

Smoke detectors are lifesavers - and a must!

Around 30 people in Germany still die from fires every month - most of them from smoke poisoning. Even if the number has dropped drastically in recent years, it is important to draw attention to the topic of smoke detectors

Mold on the wall - oh horror!

Mold in the house ... oh horror!

Molds are a normal part of our environment and can be found everywhere. However, if mold forms in rooms, this can lead to health problems. But how can mold develop in houses?

Open window with flowers ...

Ventilate properly

They also have to ventilate their living spaces in winter. But unlike in summer, where you prefer to ventilate in the morning and evening, you should ventilate more often in winter.

A typical chimney

Heat, but properly, to prevent soot formation

If you heat with solid fuels, primarily wood, there is a risk that shiny soot will form in the fireplace. This can lead to chimney fires. Carbon black forms mainly from wood due to incomplete combustion.

Christmas candles - nice, but not entirely harmless

Tips for "fireproof" Christmas

Candles, fairy lights, fir tree. For us, these things are an integral part of Christmas. But unfortunately, these things also pose a great danger: that of a fire. So that your Advent decoration does not go up in flames, you should take a few things to heart.

Interesting facts about lavender

Lavender, originally native to the Mediterranean, has now conquered the domestic gardens and is indispensable. Lavender has become one of the most popular garden plants. Often planted in conjunction with roses because it is believed that lavender would protect the roses from aphids.

Geraniums

10 flower boxes for sunny locations

The open-air season begins and with it the hustle and bustle in the garden and the flower boxes. Summer plants can already be found in garden centers, hardware stores and supermarkets. These can already be planted in boxes and pots, but still need to be protected at night so that they do not care but can develop splendidly. Here

Winter tire muffle are asked to checkout

A fine of 60 to 80 euros and a point in Flensburg risk drivers who are now driving with summer tires despite the winter road conditions. The ban also affects vehicle owners.

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