A visual history of the last 30 years

BMW has a tradition of designing beautiful and stylish exterior mirrors. From the early ’90s to the present day, I virtually look back and examine the history of some of the most attractive and varied designs in this respect. Exterior mirrors are a highly important equipment on any car. They became relevant after the invention of the first automobile.

As speed and vehicle performance increased, the need to acknowledge the action behind the car before committing to maneuvers became so stringent. On BMW models, the presence of exterior mirrors can be traced back to the old 3/15 which appeared in 1927.

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Nowadays, exterior mirrors are a sophisticated piece of equipment. Depending on the chosen configuration, they can fold automatically when the car is closed/opened, they can defrost in the cold season thanks to the heating system and they also incorporate the side blinker for better visibility.

Furthermore, on some high-end

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33 Cool Brown And Blue Living Room Designs

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You may say that brown and blue isn’t such a cool combo but blend them and look – they look so natural together! Many designers and artists use these two colors for impressive combos and looks, and if you want to try it, too, the main thing is to choose the shades carefully and take right proportions. Neutral beige and dazzling blue or rich brown and aqua – it’s up to you and your interiors. Today we’ll have a look at brown and blue living rooms and ways to make them look harmonious.

Depending on the shades of blue and brown you take, you can decorated a modern, coastal, mid-century modern, vintage, industrial or any other room. Wanna something neutral? Opt for beige and soft brown shades, add some aqua accessories and a couple of pillows to reach a soft yet refreshed look. looking for dramatic ideas? Decorate in navy

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I Design, You Decide: The Mountain House Exterior

What a beautiful mountain house…that sadly is not ours (yet). For you see, the exterior of our mountain house is a hodgepodge of finishes and colors and now that we’ve ripped open all the walls to put in larger windows, it HAS to be redone regardless of the fact that we actually didn’t mind it. I had thought about going the cheapest route and just painting it all the same color to unify it, but there is that little annoying mini-me that sits on my shoulder, saying are you sure you aren’t missing an opportunity? Is that really what a designer would do? But the real question is who is going to pay for this? Because I know first hand how much it is to redo an exterior (remember our Glendale house?) and if you aren’t careful, it can get into the six digits REALLY FAST. What I said to

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Room Planner | RoomSketcher

Looking for an easy way to plan and visualize a new room design? Try an easy-to-use online room planner like the RoomSketcher App. With RoomSketcher, you can create room layouts and floor plans, try different finishes and furniture, and see your room designs in 3D!

Whether you are planning to remodel or redecorate a room, RoomSketcher makes it easy for you to create your room design. Unlike other room planners, RoomSketcher is easy, no CAD or 3D software experience necessary. Just draw your floor plan and see your room in 3D at the click of a button – it’s that easy! Get started on your room design today with this easy-to-use room planner.

” A great program that is easy to learn and use. ”
Marthe Høyer-Andreassen, Interior Designer

Plan Your Room Design Online

Planning a new room design can be challenging. While there are lots of great room

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Custom Website Design, Web Development, Hosting & Print Design [Muncie, Indiana, USA] What iT iS dESign studios

Welcome, we invite you to have a look around.

Simply contact our design office if you have any questions. Enjoy your visit!

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From business card design to ecommerce development, we’ve delivered personalized services throughout the United States and internationally since 1998. Our print design portfolio includes billboard designs, book and membership directory covers, magazines, posters, letterhead, CD/DVD labels and logo designs. Our Web design and development portfolio includes banner ad systems, real estate locator tools, Microsoft SharePoint and Exchange integration, streaming video solutions via Adobe Flash Media Server 4, Flash animations, college recruitment tools, newsletter systems, PayPal Pro and Express Checkout integration, eBay Trading integration, Amazon Marketplace integration, document management systems, membership directory tools, and custom online stores and online offices.

Nationwide we also utilize a network of affiliates to provide computer

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Interior Design Technology | BE READY

Admissions

New students are accepted into the Interior Design Technology program for the Fall (September) term.

General admission requirements

All applicants must meet the general admission requirements for Lethbridge College programs as indicated in the Admissions section of this calendar.

Academic requirements

In addition to meeting the general admission requirements indicated in the Admission section of this calendar, applicants to this program must also satisfy the following specific course requirements (or equivalencies):

  • Grade 12 Math (equivalent to Alberta’s Math 30-2 or a higher level math)

Practicum experience requirements

There is a required practicum component to this program. The college dictates the legal terms and conditions governing the practicum experience.

Your investment

A drafting kit deposit is required and is refundable upon return of the kit.

Mobile learning program

This is a mobile learning program that requires students to purchase a mobile device from Lethbridge College complete with program specific software.

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Home design ideas and DIY Project

Games room ideas – They can be challenging, tense, emotional, but one thing for sure, they are more than fantastic – even funtastic. You can invite your friends to play some games together with you, or you can even play them by yourself to blow off steam. The fun will remain there. And funtastic games need funtastic game room ideas.

Yes. The room in which you play the games also plays a very crucial role. You want a super cozy room for blowing off steam, don’t you? Therefore, you need to refurbish your room and turn it into a safe haven for gamers.

The problem is what kind of game room that suits your style very well? Check these 15 funtastic game room ideas to take your me-time to the next level.

  1. Small Game Room Ideas

Small Game Room Ideas

A tiny and cramped room can be such a dead

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Tips to Illuminate the Exterior

Outdoor Lighting Design of your home is a major part of a good outdoor design. Though it may not seem important to some homeowners, you could achieve a greater looking home with proper management of exterior lights. If you need more inspiration for your landscape lighting design, catch Genevieve Gorder on her TV show “Dear Genevieve” for a lot of inspiring and classy ideas!

Why Should You Plan Your Outdoor Lighting Design

You might have mastered the art of illuminating your home’s interior but when the house is not lighted externally, due to a poor outdoor lighting design, a mirror effect is produced in the interior by the reflection of the light on the glass from the inside. In some cases, this could be a good idea but by cutting the relation between the interior and the exterior, the interior space would seem to shrink.

On the contrary, when the

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Design Dilemma: Arranging Furniture Around A Corner Fireplace – Schneiderman’s {the blog}

K. Houvanian Homes via Houzz - Corner Fireplace furniture arrangement
Corner Fireplace – K. Hovanian Homes via Houzz

Finding just the right furniture placement that looks good, functions well, and fits perfectly can be tricky sometimes.  Especially if you’re dealing with a too-small (or too large) space, an awkward floor plan, or a design element that you’re not sure what to do with.

The corner fireplace can be one such element.  Even though some specifically choose to have them and love them, there are others that are frustrated and puzzled by them.

One of our readers recently asked if we could put together a post with some ideas on how to address the issue, especially when there’s a TV involved.

Of course there isn’t just one answer, because floor plans and furniture vary, but we’ll definitely get you started in the right direction.

Decorating around a corner fireplace (image source: interiorfun.com)
Interior Fun

1. Make a plan.

For a room that will look good and function well for

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The person who runs a web design agency should have more than 5 years of experience in the web industry and can show a portfolio of results. This Web Design Agency has been running for more than double that time. With the same owner who is still constantly learning the latest in online marketing and web design knowledge.

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I have more than 12 years of experience working in my Web Design Agency (Sites By Design) with web experts and business owners. Working across a breadth of industries, I have developed a wealth of knowledge and contacts to draw on. My knowledge covers Strategic Planning, Content Creation, Website Design, Clean Development and Online Marketing. I even know a thing or two about the technicals of Web

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