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How to Choose a Right Interior Designer
Choosing a right interior designer can be quite a trouble, especially if you are hiring a designer for the first time in your life to decorate your home or office. This is the something which you cannot take carelessly because once the entire work is done you cannot make the modification very quickly and easily; there is not much scope left for the change in case you do not like certain things. Just imaging if the color of your furniture does not go well with the walls… you can neither think to change the furniture nor the colors of your walls for the simple reason that it can be very expensive for you. Well! The color combination is not the only crucial thing to think about before hiring an interior designer, but there are many other questions that need to be answered. For example: Will the designer be able to use the space justifiably? Or will he be able to synchronize your personality with the design pattern he is planning to sketch for your home? If it is an office, will the designs allow employees to feel fresh in the closed surrounding?
Here are some points that can help you choose the right interior designer?
1. Tried and Tested
Usually, whenever we need any service, we go online type the keywords in google and start visiting the web pages. We shortlist some of the service providers and meet them to further take the job ahead. This practice is not bad, but it is always good to choose an interior designer who is ‘tried and tested’ by someone who you know. If your friends and family members have subscribed to the services of any interior designer, you can think of hiring the same designer for your work as well. Ask your relatives about his work and capability. There is no harm in consulting people around and inquire about the efficiency of the designers they had hired for themselves.
2. Authenticate the Portfolio
If you have come across some designers online and would like to hire him for your work, do that but be careful before jumping to the conclusion. Scrutinize the work he had carried for his clients in the past. You will most probably be able to view all his work on his website. Calling couple of random clients and understand more about the designers work is also not inappropriate. Look for his qualification and understand if he is really an expert in carrying out the work. While going through his portfolio, you can choose a design that you would like to have in your home of office.
3. Discover the Passion
While communicating with the designer, do you see that excitement or passion in his eyes for his work? If yes, he might be the right choice. If a designer does not seem to be interested in listening to you and instead keep talking about his work and sing praises for himself, reject him straightway. You need a person who listens to you. One who listens to their customers is likely to visualize what is going in their (customers) mind. Further, remember, such project are not completed overnight and hence you may need to talk to your designer for long. Observe your designer and find out if you will be comfortable in asking questions and making him understand what you need. There is no point in hiring someone who is not flexible enough to incorporate your ideas into his designs intelligently.
4. Budget
Budget must not be a constraint. Don’t pay much attention to minor difference in the cost of two different designers; what you must be focusing on is the service they offer to their clients. Interior designing or renovation is something that you would not do very often and hence it is not wise to compromise on the services for few bucks.
Besides all the above-mentioned points, believe in the expertise of the designers. Making him loaded with suggestions may not work well for you. You should have faith in his expertise and allow him to work without any pressure or limitation. Let him choose the colors, the furniture, and all the material to create that ecstatic atmosphere for you and your loved ones.

Why Kiln Dried Logs

´╗┐Kiln dried lumber are very consistent. Consistent wood implies that every log of wood purchased during any time of the year should have less than 20% percent moisture content in it. Unless a professional wood worker uses these logs, he or she cannot truly appreciate the importance of using them.

Before we understand why we need kiln dried logs, we need to know the definition of green wood. Green wood is a type of wood that is cut recently. The lumber used for constructional purposes need to be air dried appropriately before putting them to use. Since this is a time consuming process, kiln-drying is used to speed up the drying of wood.

A brief description of the kiln drying process

Sawn lumber is placed into kilns where hot air is circulated. Temperatures in the kiln range from 120 degrees Fahrenheit to 190 degrees Fahrenheit based on the stage of drying. The temperature and relative humidity is controlled to reach the wood’s equilibrium moisture content (EMC). Based on this process, we can conclude that kilns play a very key role in the wood’s moisture content measurement and management process. A professional wood worker has to select the right type of kiln based on the application of the end product.

Kiln dried lumber offers several advantages
•Kiln drying is probably the most efficient method used to prevent stains occurring on lumber.
•Wood with moisture removed weighs less compared to green wood. Hence, this lowers the overall transportation cost.
•Lumber kilns helps in minimizing waste and increasing profitability.
•Lumber kilns help lumber manufactures in controlling the quality of the drying processes and the wood that passes through these kilns.
•The kiln drying process enables wood to withstand the impact of glues, bonding agents, and fasteners.
•Wood that has gone through kiln drying is stronger and stiffer than green wood. Because of this, kiln dried lumber is recommended for woodworking tasks.
•Kiln dried logs produce more heat than the standard logs.
•These logs burn more efficiently.
•Kiln dried logs burn longer, which in turn provides more warmth to the end users during the winters.
•Kiln dried logs burn more cleanly i.e. it leaves very little contamination.
•The price of kiln dried lumber remains the same throughout the year; it does not change from season to season.
•Kiln drying helps woodworkers in avoiding defects like cupping, bowing, twisting, crooking, spring, diamonding, and collapse (a defect that is a result of the physical flattening of fibers).

Different types of kiln drying
•Dehumidification kiln – It is a closed-loop chamber that uses a heat pump to remove moisture from the air using the cooler side of the evaporator. The temperatures in these kilns range from 100 degrees Fahrenheit to 160 degrees Fahrenheit.
•Vacuum kiln – These kilns can be the fastest kilns to dry the wood. In a vacuum, water boils at a low temperature.
•Solar kiln – This is a combination of the dehumidification kiln and the vacuum kiln. They usually contain a high-temperature fan that is used for drying. They are cheaper but are slower due to the weather.
•Conventional wood dry kilns – There are two types of conventional kilns in the market: the sideloader or the tram construction type. Sideloader is usually used to dry hardwood lumber and the tram construction type is used to dry softwood lumber. Modern conventional kilns can dry 1-inch-thick (25 mm) green lumber in 10 hours and bring down its moisture content to 18%.
•Radiowave kilns – They use microwaves to dry lumber. Because these kilns use electricity to provide the heat for vaporization, their operation costs are higher compared to the other kilns.

Meters to measure the moisture in wood

A wood moisture meter plays a very important role in measuring the moisture content in any type of wood. Kiln operators use these meters to conduct spot checks on kiln-dried lumber in order to ensure that there is a balance between the moisture content and the relative humidity (based on the products application specification). Any kind of imbalance between the two might jeopardize the strength of the wood.