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Heating with wood: 5 tips for a nice blaze

1- Use dry wood The first of 5 tips to know about making a great blaze and getting the most out of your wood heat is to use good, dry wood. Forget about wet wood, chipboard or wood salvaged from construction sites. To avoid polluting the atmosphere, firewood should not be not treated or painted. ...

19
Jan
2022

The larch: 5 surprising things to know about this tree

bro pines above 2000 m. At higher altitudes, forests that combine larch and cembro pine are called cembraie-melzin. 4- It gives a highly prized wood In addition to being deciduous and offering spectacular fall colors, this conifer is also very popular for its wood. Indeed, the larch gives ...

17
Nov
2021

The Carob tree: the tree with small horns

best grown in regions with a Mediterranean climate. The tree should be pruned regularly so that it opens up and air and light can penetrate. Young wood can be removed without affecting the yield of the carob tree as the flowers grow on wood that is at least 3 years old. Remove tangled or overgro ...

20
Apr
2012

Decoration: the transitional style in 5 questions

in the traditional style and in the modern style can be combined in this type of decor. The mixing of textures between different materials such as wood, polished glass, metal, leather, linen or cotton is one of the characteristics of this type of decoration. You can even mix various wood speci ...

08
Sep
2021

10 Sausages to Spice Up Your Barbecue

stuffing mix. These Australian sausages are more in the spirit of the recipe than the exact recipe. Caltabos, the Romanian winter sausage Cooked on wood fire directly in the chimneys of Romanian houses the Caltabo? is a very appreciated dish. For a few years now, many restaurateurs have been offe ...

10
June
2022

Chinese New Year: date and traditions

r hare), dragon, snake, horse, goat (or sheep), monkey, rooster, dog, pig. Each year is also associated with one of the five elements: metal, water, wood, fire, earth. This year, the Chinese New Year falls on February 1, 2022 and the new year will be the year of the Water Tiger. In which c ...

06
Feb
2007

Les Nuits du sud : Vence invites world music

Friday July 15: La Yegros, Gnawa Diffusion => Saturday July 16: Charlotte Adigery & Bolis Pupul, Benjamin Biolay => Thursday, July 21: Delgres, Lilly wood & the prick => Friday July 22: Groundation, L'entourloop => Saturday 23 July : General Elektriks, Emir Kusturica For more information, ...

05
July
2007

Porto : places to visit

aces in Granada. As for the São Francicso Church, it is a building of flamboyant Gothic style, whose interior is richly decorated with carved and gilded wood. To finish your visit, reach the Ribeira quay (Cais da Ribera) and its typical houses on the banks of the Douro. This lively place by nigh ...

30
Mar
2009

The Mountain Agriculture Show in Bourg-Saint-Maurice

re than 80 exhibitors have responded and will offer: - local products: cheeses, delicatessen, honey, alcohols, pastries - arts and crafts: pottery, wood carvings, crystals, bells, clothing - essential oils and cosmetics - agricultural and hunting equipment More than 20 activities will immerse ...

13
Aug
2014

Holidays in France: 5 destinations to go to the mountains in summer

also the old village of Aigueblanche and the medieval town of Conflans. The well-named resort of Valmorel la Belle is distinguished by its stone and wood architecture in perfect harmony with the surrounding landscape. Moreover, unlike the higher altitude resorts, in summer it offers forests a ...

26
May
2021

Environment: not everything is allowed on the beach

a small amount of sand, if it is reasonable and not for commercial purposes. The same applies to empty shells. If you feel like collecting driftwood, you can do so as there are no official regulations on collecting this wood polished by the water and brought to the beach by the waves and tides ...

19
Aug
2021

Forest Wind: artistic walks in the woods

Works in harmony with the forest Vent des forêts is an initiative that offers you to hike in the woods between Bar-le-Duc and Verdun and go on a discovery of a hundred contemporary art installations. These works in wood, iron or stone are the creations of international artists. They have been i ...

22
Sep
2021

Wellness at work: 4 good reasons to put green plants in the office

, biophilic design brings nature into our workspaces through plants but also through natural light, windows overlooking gardens and materials such as wood or stone. 4- They strengthen team spirit Managers and business leaders don't always think about it, but putting plants in the office is also ...

27
Sep
2021

The laburnum: a small tree with a dazzling bloom

e it is well established. The maintenance of cytises is limited to trimming after flowering: simply remove misaligned or damaged branches and dead wood. This shrub can be attacked by caterpillars and aphids. It is also subject to mildew and powdery mildew in case of excess humidity. You can ...

13
Oct
2021

Gas and electricity: 5 tips to lower your bill

year to eliminate the air that has accumulated in the pipes and ensure that the hot water circulates properly. To be noted: whether it is oil, gas, wood or multi-fuel, your boiler must undergo mandatory annual maintenance by a professional. This annual maintenance helps to avoid possible carbon m ...

20
Oct
2021

Unusual tourism: 5 haunted places in France

illage of Relans in the Jura is surrounded by many legends. It is said to be home to a headless white horse who is the guardian of the Commenailles wood. This fairy tale village is also known for: - its green ladies who walk on the banks of the pond of Folie - his black goat who cons ...

20
Oct
2021

Christmas decoration: 5 things to know about the Nutcracker

1- This object comes from Germany The wooden figure of the Nutcracker is original to Germany. In German, it is also sometimes called a nutcracker or Nussknacker. The object is said to have been created in the Ore Mountains, a mining region in eastern Germany, very close to the border with the Cz ...

01
Dec
2021

Maison Durable : the online store for a zero waste decoration

den on your balcony. Finally, the baby and children section offers washable wipes, meal sets, snack boxes and even a teething ring made of natural wood. What are the strengths of this store? This online store dedicated to the zero waste house has the advantage of delivering in France but also ...

02
Feb
2022

Holi: 5 things to know about the festival of colors

A post shared by Holi Mela (@dallasfestivalofcolors) 3- The festivities last two days Several days before Holi, Indians begin preparing wood to light a large fire called Holika. On the eve of the festival, huge bonfires are lit in every city in India, to ward off evil spirits and to ...

16
Mar
2022

International Forest Day: a week of free activities

d this date. The event component mobilizes many actors such as associations, local communities, public institutions, professionals in the forestry-wood industry as well as forest owners and individuals. What is the program for the 2022 edition? This year, International Day of Forests is celeb ...

17
Mar
2022