Archive for August 17th, 2017

Determining the Value of Teak Furniture

There are few home accessories or pieces of furniture which can realistically be seen as holding their initial value or appreciating. Genuine high quality teak actually will appreciate as it ages. If you are fortunate enough to have been the recipient of antique teak wooden furniture, depending on...
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Insider Tips For Buying a Skateboard Deck

One of the most important decisions you can make when building your skateboard is the deck. The deck not only supports all of your weight, but allows you to maneuver the board and do tricks. But for whatever reasons, many skateboarders don’t pay much attention to buying the...
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The Difference Between Art Appraisals and Art Authentication

Many mistakenly think that an art appraisal is the same thing as art authentication. However, they’re not the same thing. They are distinctly different. Following is an explanation of the difference between art appraisal and art authentication. Knowing the difference can have a huge impact on determining the...
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Commercial Appraisal Fees Explained

Many are dumbfounded by the process commercial appraisers go through to complete an appraisal of their property. They often don’t understand why the appraisal fee is so high and why we are quoting anywhere from three to six weeks to complete their appraisal. It is my sincere hope...
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A Heritage Of A Deck Of Cards And Its Suits

In the last half of the 14th century dealers revealed what was then normally called “Saracen cards” into medieval Europe. Those who had survived the bubonic beat relocated to urban area, where they created a new class of traders and craftsmen – the metropolitan bourgeois. Once the poverty...
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