Thursday, December 22, 2016

Crafted Solar

Crafted Solar

Easy Solar Craftsman

Easy Solar Craftsman: brick walkway that behaves as solar mass, or the hardwood flooring can extend all the way through. The dining and great room are open to each other, with spaces defined by differing ceiling heights and soffit lines. The kitchen sits to the North, and has a peninsula bar for informal dining as well as a central work island. A two sided butlers pantry accesses the utility room providing two long counter tops for extra work space, and substantial cabinetry above and below. The Laundry room serves as a mudroom entry to the garage. Double French style doors access the hall to the secondary bedrooms, accent the adjoining dining area. The hall has built shelving that turn the area into a small library, with the second bath door framed into

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Ebonizing Wood - Popular Woodworking Magazine

Ebonizing Wood - Popular Woodworking Magazine: an steel wood. I get about the same staining results from either, but rust solids build up in the pores from the rusted version. Any iron source will likely work, but the fine filaments of steel wool dissolve faster than anything else I have tried. I just wash a fresh pad of #0000 steel wool in soap and hot water to remove the oil and shove it into a plastic quart bottle of Heinz white vinegar. I don’t know why, but I have had better luck with the Heinz brand. It can take a week or more for the steel wool to disso