The Revolution of Industrial Decorating

Reminiscent of city dwellings where warehouses are converted to residential lofts, industrial decorating is now creating a buzz of mass appeal in spaces of every type. Industrial style is characterized by mechanical, utilitarian elements such as exposed beams, pipes and ductwork.  Decorative objects, furniture and fixtures have a distinctive industrial character. You can achieve the industrial look in your home...

The Ultimate Baker’s Kitchen

For those that love to bake or aspire to become a superb baker, having the right kitchen  is vital. Here are tips for the ultimate baker's kitchen.    First, you'll need space for all the delectables you'll be creating. This generally equates to a decent amount of counter space, as everything requires room for mixing and then placing the batter on...

DIY Light Fixture Ideas

Over time light fixtures can become blah, boring or just outdated. All of the unique or wonderful looking light fixtures can put a major hole in your wallet, though, so what can you do? Cheaper ones aren't always the best looking, and sometimes all the thrifts stores have are beaten up, rusty ones. Luckily, there is a way to...

SCEC Endorsed Locksmith? What Is That?

Two inches — that’s what your home’s security comes down to. Two inches. That’s about how big the average lock on the average front door to the average home is. It doesn’t matter what neighborhood your home is in, how many alarms, bells, whistles hidden cameras or ‘protected by’ signs you have, two inches is what stands between the bad...

Small Space, No Problem: Outdoor Design Trends You’re Gonna Love

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One of the things about working with a small space is that you can go all out with design, and outdoor spaces are no different. An outdoor living area, or porch or patio, can be a continuation of the interior style or go in a completely different direction. So whether you are working with a spacious setting or micro...

The Next Most Popular Wall Paint Colours

The colour of the wall in your room plays an important aspect in your personality and everyday life. Here are the top trending paint colours that you should notice first before anyone else notices them. A Beautiful Turquoise Blue The colour blue has always been far ahead as a wall paint colour than any other colour. This colour is now being followed...

How To Make Stone Walls Work Inside Your Home

Real stone, cladding, and even printed wallpaper can enhance simple walls inside the home and make a huge impact on the atmosphere and style of the room. Grey tiles are the opposite of boring when mixed with fabulous lighting and complementary shades of white, grey, and silver. The colour of stone in your home is super crucial. Stone is available in...

The Best Mirror Tips to Beautify Your Bathroom

Mirrors create a lot of dimension and volume in a room. It is a very common piece that is used in a lot of places, especially at home. One of the places that you will see a mirror is a bathroom. Mirrors do not only function as a way to see ourselves, but it also serves as a decoration...

How to Avoid Common Lighting Mistakes in the Home

The lighting in the home makes a huge difference to how you feel, as well as how the room looks. Therefore, it makes sense to ensure you’re getting it right when choosing the best lighting solution. There’s a lot of mistakes you can make when lighting the home. So, to ensure you get it right, below you’ll discover some of...

Recreating the Charm of a Rustic Home

There’s something very charming and comforting about a rustic and shabby home. Warm colours and textures that envelop the room, and a relaxed atmosphere that leads to better communication and family lifestyles is the ultimate kind of interior design. An easy way to make your home feel instantly rustic is to add more natural wood – the knottier, the better....

Storage and Design Tips for a Craft Room

An organized craft room
Interest in crafting has grown significantly over the last few years, with more and more people practicing various forms of arts and crafts.  Whether you are a quilter, scrapbook artist or dabble in altered art and mixed media collages, you need a space to work and workable storage options.  Here are craft rooms that will inspire you and storage...

Knitted Home Décor For A Softer Touch

One of the most wonderful ways to add texture to your home and turn up the levels of cosiness, is to introduce knitted decor to your interior design scheme. Soft to touch, warming, and simply stunning, knitted home decor will give your home a timeless Scandinavian inspired look. Singluar knitted items can even work in minimal homes. Stay within your...

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...

Home Repair Projects with the High Return on Investment

Home Repair Projects
  When real estate prices are high and the cost of building materials are stable, almost any well-planned home improvement project adds value to your home. However, when the housing market starts slowing down, and the costs of lumber, steel, and other building materials are driven up, homeowners need to be pickier in their choice of upgrades to get the...

The Best Summer Bedrooms

Stylish yet welcoming, these summer bedrooms beckon both day and night. A Canyon Bedroom in Santa Monica   In this bedroom a vintage rowboat hangs upside down from the ceiling. The walls are upholstered in cotton and the bench is covered in printed linen. A Bedroom in Ibiza On the Spanish island of Ibiza the guest bedroom is carved out of the rocky bluff...

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...

Renting Out Your Property? Here Are The Things That You Need To Know

Renting property
If you have enough extra money in the bank to purchase a rental property, it’s going to be wise to push through with it because this will give you a chance to earn a lot of passive income. As many financial advisors would say, passive income is one thing that you should aim for if you really want to...

The Most Popular Rooms

See what is trending in interior designing these days and opt for one of these looks. Check out some design ideas for your living room, bathroom, kitchen, dining room and outdoors. A Backyard in Malibu This Malibu backyard has a custom-made banquette which surrounds a teak and steel lava rock fire pit. Colourful covers and pillows can be used in order to...
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