Category: Home & Garden

Nice but not without danger: fireplace & fireplace
Home & living

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.

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Stretch ceilings
House & Garden

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.

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Type of rose
House & Garden

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.

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Colorful house facades
House & Garden

Bright 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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Pink-colored hardworking Lieschen
House & Garden

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 ...

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Open window with flowers ...
House & Garden

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.

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Christmas candles - nice, but not entirely harmless
House & Garden

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.

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House & Garden

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.

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Geraniums
House & Garden

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. You can already find summer plants in garden centers, hardware stores and supermarkets. These can also be planted in boxes and pots, but they still have to be protected at night so that they do not worry, but can develop splendidly. Here we give you a few

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