Design ideas

Discover innovative and creative design ideas to transform your home. Learn what is trending and the basics of interior design.

Aquariums as Furniture and Accents Give Homes a Lively Atmosphere

Want a way to add some vitality and liveliness to your home without having to buy a large mammal that can knock things over and track mud throughout the house? Do you aspire to have a unique piece of furniture that is sure to wow guests while looking sleek and stylish? Consider buying or ordering a custom aquarium for...

Ideas for French Country Interior Design

French country interior design is rustic, feminine and chic. French country interior design ideas can easily be incorporated in a modern home. It is very easy to picture a French country style interior in the famous chateaus of France but they can also be adopted to modern houses when one is looking for a clean and uncluttered effect. In...

How Patchwork Tiles can make a room Beautiful

Patchwork tiles take the whole demeanour of tiles to a different level with mixing and matching of different patterns and colours.  Since a very long time Europeans have used mixed tile patterns which creates a different allure. With the new inkjet technology on porcelain tiles, it has allowed for more detailed patterns and designs. By using different patterns and...

Different Ways of Using Room Dividers

When you think of room dividers an attractive image of a particular room does not come to mind. Some of us think that they can make a room ugly. Well, this is not the case. If room dividers are used appropriately then there is a high chance that your room will look beautiful and will have a different dimensions....

Chandelier Inspiration for Your Dining Room

Chandelier inspiration In order to make your dining room pop for festivities or provide elegance for a soiree, you'll need a chandelier to match the mood you've set in the room. We've found some of the best chandelier inspiration to get you started on your dream eating space. 1. Vintage Chic This is a wonderful chandelier that gives off a sleek, timeless...

How to Create a Great Room

According to designer Vicente Wolf the secret to achieve a great room relies heavily on the mixture of furnishing and accents. According to him if you put together a space with colour, texture and different arrays of styles then it will be likely that your décor will have a much longer life. Your accessories that you will use for decoration will...

Turning Your Bedroom into a Haven

The bedroom is one of the important rooms in a home. It is where you take some rest or sleep in order to revitalize yourself after having a hectic and busy day. The look and design of your bedroom matter a lot. You can turn your bedroom into a relaxing retreat or a haven if you do the right...

Decorate your Home Using these Easy Tips

Covering your walls with a wallpaper, changing the accessories of your living room along with reupholstering your furniture with new curtains are the fast and easy tips for the make-over for your house. You can decorate your house by displaying a great collection on your dining room table. A good example can be of Chinese porcelains. The pieces don’t have to...

How to Use Vintage Bottles for Decoration

We usually keep vintage bottles but we do not know how to use them for other purpose. We do have a vague idea that we can use them for decoration, but we do not know how to make them more attractive. Also for those of us who are in a budget we can use vintage bottles as decoration pieces...

Cheerful Paint Colours for your Walls

Paint colour can change the whole dimension for your room and your emotions. It has always been said that the paint colour that you choose for your room have an alarming effect on the environment of your room as well as your own emotions and feelings. According to designer Peter Vaughn who started out as a painter, the colour lavender...

Pet Friendly Design Ideas

Although a beautiful home and an energetic furry friend seem like polar opposites, there are ways in which you can have the stylish home of your dreams while owning your pal. There are several methods you can make use of to ensure a clean home with personality and a happy pet.   Fabric, Fabric, Fabric There are several fabrics you’ll want to...

Home Designs Mistakes that You Should Avoid

A well and professionally designed home does not have to be complex. Beauty, comfort and functionality are three aspects of home design that you should pay attention to when designing your home. Most homes today are poorly designed because their designers did not pay attention to these three aspects of design. Here are some home designs mistakes that you...

Universal Design Secrets for Building Your Ideal Home

Universal home design refers to a design of home that takes the need of different kinds of people into consideration. Any person can comfortable live in a home that has a universal design regardless of the person’s age, physical limitations, life status, lifestyle and daily routine. In other words, universal home designs satisfy the standard for handicapped, aged and...

Home Designs and Remodeling Trends

The trend today in home design and remodeling is characterized by simplicity, beauty, functionality and low-maintenance.  There is also emphasis on healthy living and on users’ safety in all fixtures in a home starting from the kitchen cabinetry, countertops, floor, doors and others. Below are some of the trends in home design and remodeling. Countertops                     Granite is no longer the...

Interior Design Ideas for Winter

If you are living in a region where there is winter, you might want to improve on your home’s interiors in order to suit the season. It is a good idea to redesign your home interior during the winter season because it offers you the opportunity to imp the beauty of your home and insulate it against cold. It...

Do’s and Dont’s of Brightening a Room

  There it is, your perfect home in the ideal location with all the space you need. There's a master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and a decent size closet. The main floor has the open floor plan you've desired since you was a kid. One problem though, after your new buyer's excitement has passed, you've realized there are some...

10 Amazing Living Room Design Ideas

Balance it with pops of white Just imagine, if you could only choose one single room in your home to put your heart and soul into designing, the living room would top the list. Patterns, prints, colors, and textures come together to create the ultimate livable space and set the tone for your entire decorating style. This list brings you...

Tablescapes for the Holiday Season

The end of the year is filled with the time of gathering and celebration. If you are someone who hosts family get-togethers or parties with friends, you know how much work not only goes into the food but the decorations as well. One of the focal points of these festivities is the table-- after all, every party needs food!...
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