Brutalism & Skateboarding: J. Byron-H's Unique Furniture Inspired by An Odd Pairing

Architects and designers are turning into their very own version of Midas, everything they touch turns into concrete. With products like concrete …


The Trailblazing Women Architects of Socialist Yugoslavia

The topic of diversity in architecture has remained a mainstream issue in recent years—however, a recent article from <i>Metropolis Magazine</i> offers an …


Crash damages concrete wall, causes delays on Ohio Turnpike in Lorain County

NORTH RIDGEVILLE, Ohio -- A crash damaged a concrete wall along the Ohio Turnpike in Lorain County, causing traffic delays in the area, officials …


Apartment fire shuts down Beaverton-Hillsdale highway in Southwest Portland

A two-alarm apartment fire has shut down Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway near 35th Avenue in Southwest Portland.<p>Portland Fire & Resuce officials say one …

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At Helsinki summit, Russian President Vladimir Putin made 'concrete' Ukraine offer: envoy

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin has made Donald Trump a concrete offer on Ukraine, an ambassador said Friday, after reports that the Kremlin …


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Man in concrete mixer truck leads Wyoming police in chase

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming police say a man twice led them in a chase — once in a pickup truck and then in a concrete mixer truck. Gillette Police …


Beets and carrots could lead to stronger and greener buildings

According to engineers, root vegetables aren't only good for the body. Their fibres could also help make concrete mixtures stronger and more …


Red concrete meditation space sits under pyramidal roof in rural India

This simple concrete temple in a village near the Indian city of Pune is topped with a pyramidal roof and incorporates a channel that allows …


Mike Pompeo says North Korea must take 'concrete actions' before sanctions eased: UN envoy

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told United Nations Security Council envoys on Friday that there needs to be “concrete actions” by North Korea …

North Korea

Victim ID'd In Fatal I-78 Crash In Berkeley Heights

A driver of a dump truck on I-78 east lost control, hit the concrete median and continued into the westbound lanes where it hit 3 cars.<p>BERKELEY …

New Jersey

City says replacement of Ouellette Avenue concrete won't cost taxpayers

Officials in Windsor say work to replace new concrete on Ouellette Avenue will not cost taxpayers.<p>The city had work crews remove concrete just poured …

Southwestern Ontario

Transform your home with this bold new material

The demand for glossy, bright surfaces has dwindled down, and has been replaced with raw, earthy textures in the worlds of interior design and …

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A Massive Brooklyn Warehouse for Brunch, Music, Pasta, Everything

There's a new space in Brooklyn for creatives to gather and be creative, and that space is Concrete. It's a nicely designed, art-and-plant-filled …

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Friday assorted links

1. Lagos.<p>3. Photographer of death: “It is not known whether Hooper ever aided his subjects.” Warning: those images are tough viewing.<p>5. Markets in …

Ancient Rome

This Concrete Desktop Planter/Pen Holder is now under $12 Prime shipped

Amazon is offering the Kikkerland Concrete Desktop Planter (Small, PL02-S) for <b>$11.77 with free shipping</b>for Prime members or in orders over $25. Originally $19, it has slowly been dropping in price across 2018 and is now sitting within cents of the all-time low. Swing by Amazon’s Plant Store to grab …

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Failing foundations: Massachusetts budget offers help for homeowners with pyrrhotite

BOSTON -- Massachusetts homeowners whose foundations crumble beneath them because their concrete is tainted by a reactive mineral got some potential …

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Amass Review

Hidden in Refshaleøen, an elaborate root-to-stem tasting menu<p><b>GO HERE:</b> to experience former Noma chef Matt Orlando’s grand and bracingly challenging experiment in a concrete warehouse on an until-recently neglected waterfront strip far from the crowds.<p><b>ORDER THE:</b> tasting menu, but there are a few …


City to tear up freshly poured concrete on Ouellette Avenue

Freshly poured crosswalks and bus bays along a downtown stretch of Ouellette Avenue under renovation have been ordered torn up by the city after the …

Southwestern Ontario

Sweets and tears: Shattered glass from candy shop break-in sends treats to the trash

It's been a bad week for Carol Logan, owner of Carol's Quality Sweets in Edmonton.<p>She spent four days sifting out glass from candy after suspected …


Bystanders Save Two Young Children As They Dangle from Apartment Window 20 Feet Above Concrete

As bystanders noticed two toddlers in diapers hanging out of an apartment window in Chicago, they took quick action to help save them.<p>Denise Ochoa …

Human Interest

Taking a loan for vacations? Concrete airline arrows? Delta service dog ban fight! Smaller airline bathrooms = more cash (for the airlines) and other travel news! - Renés Points

Time to catch up with a number of travel stories I have looked at over the past few weeks. The first one, about folks taking a loan for a vacation, …


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34 Cool and Modern DIY Concrete Projects ← Back to article<p>34 Cool and Modern DIY Concrete Projects<p>geometric-concrete-plante1PreviousNext<p>BACK TO …

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Pulpit Rock Tower

The only one left of the 14 World War II watchtowers that dotted the New Hampshire seacoast.<p>In 1943, in the midst of World War II, the U.S. …

New Hampshire

Octoling amiibo launch on November 9 in Japan

Last month, Nintendo revealed three new amiibo from Splatoon 2 – the Octolings. Today, a concrete release date for them has been revealed for Japan: …


Project of the Week - 7-21-18 - Seal Concrete Surfaces

29 minutes ago<p>Learn how to clean, seal and protect all the concrete surfaces around your home this Saturday at 10:30am ET when my special guest will …

Home Improvement

Can I Pour My Own Concrete Driveway?


How to Pack for Fashion Week

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Concrete production uses a ton of sand and emits a lot of carbon. Here are some greener alternatives.



Both concrete and tile flooring are suitable for indoor and outdoor construction. With the introduction of staining and stamping techniques that mimic the appearance of luxurious tile, concrete flooring has expanded from industrial and commercial applications to the heart of the home. Its …

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