Kitchen Islands – Centerpiece of the Kitchen

Kitchen islands are the multi-functional centerpiece of the kitchen.  They have been an integral part of the kitchen for so long now, it is hard to imagine the room without them.  Kitchen islands are a versatile and functional tool that add value and style to any kitchen.  With the variety of styles available, there is a kitchen island that...

The Front Porch – An Extension of Your Home

The front porch is an extension of your home so why not treat it as you would other rooms?  You can relax, dine or entertain on your front porch.  Here are a few inspiring ideas for turning your front porch into an inviting and comfortable area to enjoy all year. Decorate your front porch just as you would any other...

Sunken Seating is a Fun Alternative in the Modern Home

Try something completely different in your home with sunken seating.  If you like to entertain and enjoy cozy gatherings with friends and family, creating a sunken seating area is a sure way to get the ultimate in stylish and comfortable entertainment space. In the modern home, sunken seating takes rooms to a whole new level of seating ease and comfort. ...

Floating Shelves Inspiration

With space becoming a rarer and more precious commodity in Interior Design, and in people’s lives, using walls as storage space has become a must. In fact, whereas one would traditionally place most of their surplus objects and trinkets in cabinets or wardrobes, shelves are now been increasingly used to ‘gain’ extra secret space around the house. In fact, when...

Unique Ways to Enhance Your Backyard Living Space

This is the time of year when our thoughts begin turning to visions of springtime.  Now is the right time to start planning unique ways to enhance your backyard living space.  Here are some creative ways to turn your backyard into a haven for entertainment and relaxation. If the outdoors brings thoughts of sand between your toes, turn your backyard...

Top 21 best kitchen cabinets

Kitchen cabinets - custom, semi-custom or stock? Find out which cabinets are best for you by browsing our amazing selection of 21 best kitchen cabinets in 2015. There are many places to go when looking for kitchen cabinets. You should always have a budget in mind, which will determine what type of cabinetry you can afford.

Use Paintings to Inspire Your Interiors

If you are stumped for decorating ideas, use paintings to inspire your interiors.  Take color and style cues from your favorite paintings to create rooms that are not only stylish and chic, but are well balanced and contain a great piece of art.  Here are a few examples based on popular paintings to help inspire you. Starry Night - Vincent...

Decorating with Vintage Bird Cages

Add instant charm to your home by decorating with vintage bird cages.  There are numerous ways in which to repurpose antique or decorate with new reproduction bird cages.  From holding mementoes, candles and flowers to using them as planters and table decorations, decorating with vintage bird cages is an easy way to add character. Vintage bird cages make excellent candleholders. ...

Hollywood Regency Style – the Height of Glamour

Hollywood Regency Style began on the sets of 1930s films.  The life depicted in the celluloid world appealed to those seeking a fantasy rich with glamour.  Owing to actor-turned-designer, William Haines, this style was adopted by Hollywood’s best and brightest stars.  Hollywood Regency style can be emulated today by blending a variety of styles to create a cohesive and luxurious look...

Perk Up Your Rooms with Flower Arrangements

One way to add instant freshness, color and texture to any room in your home is to add flower arrangements.  Not only can you use fresh flowers, but incorporating other items from nature such as branches, pine cones, leaves and grasses can make for an attractive display. There’s nothing quite like fresh flowers to bring brightness and finesse to a...