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Concrete staircase: how to clean and maintain it?
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Concrete staircase: how to clean and maintain it?

Over time, concrete stairs tend to clog, crumble, and can even, if you are not careful, become stained. To maintain their good effect, it is therefore important to maintain them regularly. To help you in this not always obvious task, the editorial team invites you to discover its advice and tips for cleaning and maintenance in the rules of the art of your concrete staircase.

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Mistakes to Avoid in a Small Bathroom

"Back to school" often rhymes with "moving in", and sometimes even with puzzles. Sometimes the bathroom in a new home is not very large and therefore complicated to fit out. Choosing furniture, colors, everything is more difficult in a small space. Here are some mistakes you shouldn't make.
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DIY kids: make monster magnets with plastic caps

It's not complicated to make funny magnets. The proof is in this DIY. Here is a little fun activity to do with the family using recycled materials. With simple plastic bottle stoppers that you will have taken care to collect, cork stoppers, and old flat fridge magnets, you will be able to obtain sympathetic magnets which will amuse many children.
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Revo'motion, the connected lock

The Vachette brand offers a new Revo'Motion ENTR connected lock, which expands its range. After the electronic handles for the home, the brand attacks apartment owners with this lock, which guarantees optimal security while banning the use of a classic key.
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Selection of attractive door handles

A successful decoration is really only successful if every little detail has been thought and re-thought. This therefore involves the choice of small trinkets, frames hanging on the walls, the color of the cushions but also by the door handles. There are a multitude of them on the market and each one has its style, its vocation, its price.
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Tutorial: a ring with colored pencils

A ring with colored pencils? Oh yes, you read that right! Well, unfortunately, you will not be able to use the ring to draw. On the other hand, we have no doubt that she will be the envy, on the school benches as in the office! Today, we are going to learn how to make a ring with colored pencils.
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How to arrange a small living room so that it looks larger?

Choosing the right furniture The first rule to remember if you want to arrange a small living room s that it does not seem narrow, is to choose furniture of adequate size. Logic: XXL furniture + XXS living room = impression of a room even smaller than it is and in which it is impossible to circulate without bumping into a piece of furniture or a wall.
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Prepare your potions for the garden

The benefits of plants are no longer to be proven. We use them to decorate, to cook, for our health and well-being. Today, we invite you to discover plants from another angle. Plants can help plants! So we can use them in the garden.
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Before / After: Create storage to make a kitchen more practical and aesthetic

A small kitchen can quickly seem messy when it does not have sufficient storage space. Robots, boxes and food often accumulate on the work surface and invade the surface intended for meal preparation. In this small two-room apartment of 26m2 completely renovated, the kitchen has benefited from a complete facelift which has allowed it to rediscover design and functionality.
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THE CAROLE AND FRANCOIS DINING ROOM

DUBBING AND PARTITIONING. Sound insulation, thermal insulation, water or fire resistance, indoor air purification ... the Placo® range offers a solution for every room in the house. Recommended for bedrooms and living rooms, the Placo® Phonic plate, blue in color, divides noise by two from one room to another.
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Step by step: pick and store summer fruits

If nature is generous, it tends to give everything at once and at the same time, to the chagrin of the gardener who finds his hands loaded with all kinds of fruit which he does not know what to do ... until today ! As far as fruit storage is concerned, if there are many possibilities - drying, storage, jars, freezing, processing, etc. - time is running out.
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I organize my kitchen!

The return to school in September is often an opportunity to make new resolutions. This year, it is in the kitchen that you will bring a little change. How? 'Or' What ? In you OR-GA-NI-SANT to save time and make meal preparation even more pleasant. Here are our top 5 to give you a little boost.
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La Cornue thinks of small kitchens

Aesthetic, friendly and practical, the central island, the backbone of the open kitchen, has become in recent years the nerve center around which we like to meet with family or friends. On the strength of this observation, the French brand La Cornue offers in 2015 a solution for small kitchens: installing 90 cm cookers in a central island specially designed for urban spaces.
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Trend: make alcohol at home

CadeauxFolies, an online store of unusual gadgets and gifts, surfs the trend of homemade spirits and launches a range of kits to make your vodka or beer. A playful idea, to be consumed in moderation. Presentation. Recipes made in home You want to receive your friends but your bar is empty?
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Tutorial: a designer necklace with thin tubes and a leather cord

By dint of trying to imagine how to divert each everyday object, our shopping days turn into a perpetual treasure hunt. Last weekend, it was in a model shop that we found our happiness by getting our hands on thin brass tubes. Today, we are going to learn how to make a necklace with thin tubes and a leather cord.
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4 tips to exploit the decorative potential of catnip

Catnip has many benefits: it is exhilarating and has digestive properties for your pet. But rather than using the unsightly plastic tray delivered with the catnip kits, exploit the decorative potential of these young shoots! Choosing Your Catnip When buying your shoots or seeds, beware!
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Tutorial: colorful bracelets with leather cords

Making a bracelet is really easy! A few pieces of string, two or three pearls, and presto, we get a pretty marine bracelet! Some leather cords, pretty metal tubes, and presto, here are colorful and chic bracelets! Today, we are going to learn how to make colorful bracelets with leather cords.
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Melamine tableware for a successful picnic

Melamine is a resin developed in the 1930s. It is very successful commercially 30 years later thanks to the formica of which it is the main component. Today, melamine is found in dishes, offering it very significant impact resistance qualities. Colorful and easily transportable, it is ideal to take with you for a picnic.
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Protect floors and terraces with wood stain

What is a wood stain? The stain is a fluid texture finishing product intended to protect porous materials such as wood or concrete. It can be used indoors (furniture, paneling, floors, etc.) as well as outdoors (woodwork, garden furniture, etc.). Colorless or tinted, it penetrates the material while preserving its natural appearance.
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Special jam kitchen scales!

Summer is the jam season, hours spent in the kitchen mixing freshly picked fruit and sugar to cook delicious sweet dough for the coming year. The new collection of "Jam" scales from Terraillon has been designed to simplify this process.
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