McDonald’s revamps stores to look more upscale – USATODAY.com

At a time when most of McDonald’s competitors are still shell-shocked from the recent recession, the fast-food giant is undertaking its biggest store-by-store makeover in the chain’s 56-year history: The 500-pound clown of fast food is trying to look more like a grown-up. It’s a $1 billion-plus undertaking that McDonald’s and its franchisees hope, by 2015, will have the vast …

How can you make red brick look like new?

by bark Question by MLRatyahoo: How can you make red brick look like new? I have exposed brick walls in my new apt., and I enjoy that. BUT, the brick looks so faded, and so it doesn’t pop. What can I do to make the brick look like new? Do I even have any options? Note: I do not want …