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I am building a balcony that does not water!
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I am building a balcony that does not water!

Would you like to transform your balcony into a cocoon of greenery but you don't have a green thumb? Each summer do you systematically find your plantations all dried, yellowed and stunted? Do not panic, here is how to simply arrange a balcony that does not (almost) not water! Step 1: for my balcony without watering, I choose the right pots Unlike garden plants which can fetch moisture from the depths of the earth, potted plants suffer much more from drought and generally need much more frequent watering.

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How to remove frying odors?

What could be more unpleasant than an interior that smells of French fries? Do not panic, this does not mean that you must give up raclette or fondue bourguignonne! But you may need simple and effective tips to remove frying odors. White vinegar or Armenian paper, follow the guide!
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How do you get laundry that smells good?

Nothing is more pleasant than putting on smelly clothes! From washing to drying, what are the tips to know to eliminate bad odors? Zoom on the thousand and one ways to obtain a delicately scented linen… Summary: - Spread without delay, for a linen which smells good - Essential oils against odors - Bicarbonate to deodorize the linen - Eliminate odors by disinfecting the machine - For a scented linen, think of the wardrobe!
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Treasure of vintage children's furniture

On the Bianca and Family website, parents can buy their toddlers a part of their own childhood. Souvenir sequence… Bianca and Family offers children's furniture from the 50s to the 70s and a collection of new objects with a sixties flavor. On the furniture side, there is a lot of school furniture, such as desks with or without the integrated chair (300 to 400 €).
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5 ideas to install a dressing room behind your headboard

5 Ideas for a dressing room behind your headboard - Create different spaces in your room - A dressing room behind a partition - Cupboards at the head of the bed - Behind a curtain - Highlighted with a canopy 1. Create different spaces in your room © Sally Wallis - Fotolia.com If your bedroom is very large, you might want to separate it in half to make a sleeping area on one side and a dressing room on the other.
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8 ways to adopt the arbor to enhance your garden

1. A luxurious wooden arbor with platform © Shutterstock To make your arbor a real little cocoon of design and all that is most chic, do not hesitate to opt for a model: With a wooden structure, authentic and full of charm (in this case, be sure to choose an exotic wood species, because they are the ones that resist humidity and bad weather best).
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Zoom on the bio-ethanol chimney without flue

Operating principle of the bio-ethanol chimney © Shutterstock The bio-ethanol chimney is so called because it runs on bioethanol, a 100% natural alcohol from the fermentation of beet or distilled cereals, which can be purchased commercially ( in DIY stores but also on the Internet) in liquid form, in cans whose capacity often varies between 1 and 20 liters.
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Children's bedroom feng shui: evolution and imagination

Move Children evolve constantly and their world must embrace this permanent transformation. At least once every two years, the furniture must be able to be moved to accompany the movement of life. Pay particular attention to the place of the bed: the head should be placed against a wall, opposite the window, and away from the attic if the room is in the attic.
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Create a "stitched" mirror

Nothing is more romantic than an old mirror whose tin flakes off… If you like objects with a history, this tip is for you! On the hardware side, you will need a mirror (if possible with an old frame), a small grinder, paint and brushes.
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Naelia: the "little" cool brand

For once, I'm not going to praise you for the oven at 5000 € or the fridge for 10 000. No, for once I will tell you about a "small" nice brand that has just appeared this year . In reality, it is not really a brand it is just a range of the brand but this one being so little known (Supportplus, you know?
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Wall: the great return of moldings

A wall decoration that does not date from today Even if the moldings have existed since Greek and Roman Antiquity, they met with great success during the Renaissance period. A symbol of wealth, wealthy families used them to mark their social class. Subsequently, the moldings changed radically with the arrival of the Art Deco movement.
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Make a Girly Photo Holder

From a wooden frame, make a photo holder to personalize according to your desires! You will need a frame, small bolts to screw, a pretty string, clothespins and paper for decal.
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A luminous floral garland made of paper (video)

A simple garland of light turns into a beautiful floral garland to decorate the house. To hang on the tree during the Christmas holidays or to hang on the wall, it will brighten up your room with silver and golden reflections. Easy to create, you can do this decorative step by step with children. Level: easy Completion time: 2 hours Indicative cost: 6 euros Material required: - 1 light garland with 15 bulbs = 4 euros - White crepe paper = 1 euro - Golden crepe paper = 1 euro - Scotch - 1 pair of scissors Steps 1: Create flowers in crepe paper - Cut 15 squares of 13 cm by 13 cm in silver crepe paper.
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How to renovate old tiles?

The old tiles give a lot of character to the interior decoration. But who says old tiles says wear: your floor deserves a little maintenance to shine as in its early hours? Never mind, renovating an old tile is within everyone's reach! The steps We assess the condition of the tiles We clean the tiles in depth We pamper the joints We repair the cracks We revive the colors 1.
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Make a light wall

Are you a handyman and do you have some knowledge of electricity? Using these tips, make a decorative backlit wall! You can use it for example to highlight a nice piece of furniture: placed against the wall, it will create a light frame for a shelf, a chest of drawers ...
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Reproduce a photo on a wall

Are you dreaming of an alternative to posters to decorate a teenage bedroom? These tips will help you create an image of the size of your choice on a wall. Attention: the effect obtained will be closer to an old poster than to a photo. Bring a slide projector, a pencil, a brush, paint and lots of patience!
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8 tips for a successful outdoor wedding ceremony

If wedding ceremonies in the sky were still rare a few years ago, more and more young couples dream of uniting in lush greenery or on a warm sandy beach ... But before abandoning the bride or groom church to go and get married under a flowery arch, it is better to anticipate as much as possible to prevent the dream from turning into a nightmare!
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Turn a drum into a coffee table

Fans of recuperation know well the drums, these wooden rollers on which cables are wound. Find out about construction sites near you: you will surely be able to find one! To transform your reel into a coffee table, you will need paint and a cloth. If you want to create a more design effect, also bring a plexiglass plate, an electric saw, a projector and a little aluminum foil.
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Create a seventies painting

To give intensity to your decor, create a bright and colorful table! For a vintage effect, you can use seventies shades, such as yellow and orange. Bring a plywood board, gesso (available in DIY stores), bright paint and brushes.
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5 tips for landscaping a small garden

Whether urban or not, your little garden deserves your full attention. We explain here what types of plants to choose, how to play with the lighting or use your fence wisely to create a mini oasis of relaxation. Hurry, spring is just around the corner!

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Define the garden spaces Play with garden lighting Consider the fence as a decorative element Create a relaxation area in the garden Choose evergreens 1.
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