Decorating with antique furniture is an excellent way to bring a timeless and elegant feel into any room of a house. If done correctly, the synergy between the old and the new can give a lasting and profound impression upon anyone who happens upon this eclectic mix. However, simply “throwing together” a handful of old couches or cupboards found at a local antique shop hardly qualifies as proper design strategy. Instead, there are a few important things that need to be considered when decorating with antique furniture. Continue reading “How to Use Antique Furniture in Interior Design”
Interior design is what makes a home or apartment special and unique. It’s truly what sets your place apart from another person’s abode, and makes you want to spend even more time at home. Interior design combines many different creative aspects in order to transform a space into a place that is comfortable, functional, and beautiful. It is all three of these things that are important when decorating a space because that is how a room achieves a sense of harmony and will work for you in the real world. Continue reading “Different Types of Interior Design”
The following year will witness some interesting twists in the interior design world. Here are some of the most popular design trends for 2017 that will get you excited and eager to redecorate. Continue reading “Beautiful Interior Design Trends for 2017”
Aren’t you bored of all these traditional synthetic design materials? Why not try something new and switch to organic designs for your home interior. If you have no idea what organic design consists of let me assist you, organic designs basically uses natural elements with the least usage of synthetic materials. Continue reading “Why You Must SwitchTo Organic Interior Designing’s”
Sometimes an odd touch is what takes a room from dull to designer. Whether your preference is traditional or contemporary, choosing the right accessories can transform a room. Continue reading “Decorative Bathroom Accessories”
When we think of furniture, our mind immediately conjures up images of furniture in the living room, bedroom and kitchen. However, there is one more place in your house where furniture can play an aesthetic and practical role: your bathroom. While the main functions of a bathroom are to provide you with space for answering the nature’s call and refreshing yourself with an invigorating bath, you can add to the ambiance of your bathroom by installing appropriate furniture. Continue reading “Top 10 Benefits of Installing Bathroom Furniture”
Perhaps you have been planning to spice up your home from long back, but haven’t been able to find a few days of spare time to do the job. Well, you are not the only one facing such a situation. Fortunately, there are various ways you can refresh the look of your home in a short time of just one day! Though these home decoration ideas would take a single day, the appeal they would add to your home would be significant. So, if you have the free time of just a single day, go for applying some or all of the home decor ideas appearing below:
- Showcase an eye-catching collection on your dining table
You can add interest to your entire dining room by placing an appealing collection on your dining table, such as a Chinese porcelain collection. The pieces of your collection don’t need to match, but they should play well together.
- Hang a curtain in the interior
Consider placing a linen curtain in your kitchen that you can pull to hide the mess of cooking and preparation. This would make your home appear tidier to guests.
- Decorate the bedding
You can choose a mix-and-match style for your bedding. For example, let your bed sheet and pillow cover match in some way, like in a color or design. But, they should not be totally same.
- Place an antique item in the bath
If you have an antique table or a shelf, go for putting it in the bathroom. This would give a unique appeal to your bathroom. Place some flowers too in the bathroom, to add to the appeal.
- Paint a furniture piece white
You can make your dining room airy and bright by painting the dining table and chairs with white paint. If the dining room walls are white, the room would have a special look and feel when the dining table and chairs are painted in white. Place a few small green plants over the dining table, and see how the room gets a bright and tranquil feel.
- Cover wall using plates
Plates of steel or other metals are often available at cheap prices. Get some such plates and put them on a wall in your dining room. When you cover the entire wall using such plates, the effect created is similar to that created by a large piece of art.
You can also stick die cut paper crafts on your walls, such as cards, scrapbooks and other sorts of crafts. If die cutting is one of your hobbies, and you have a die cutting equipment at home, you can create interesting decoration items in paper or fabric.
- Cover the vinyl window shades with wallpaper
If you have a wallpaper with attractive prints, you can make a good use of it by covering vinyl window shades using it. The shades get a fresh look instantly, which in turn enhances the look of the entire room.
- Lay Turkish runners on hallways
To add interest to a plain and boring hallway, opt for laying down vintage, Turkish carpets. A tattered and faded rug would instantly add a Bohemian feel to the hallway.
- Move the seating away from walls
Move the furniture and seating away from walls to design a more intimate seating area. If you have a table in the room, get some antique statues and figurines to place over it.
Implementing each of these ideas is just a matter of a day or even less than that. So, go ahead and spice up the look and feel of your home with one of more of these home decoration tips.
Working from home is becoming increasingly popular as there are many jobs available for which companies hire those people, especially women that can work from their homes. In such situation, one of the rooms in the house or an extra space is converted into an office. Continue reading “Furniture For Home Office”
A television set used to be considered a luxury item, something most households would eventually have and thoroughly enjoy watching. Though there are some households today that still don’t feel the need to invest in a television set, the majority of homes not only have one television set, but have a number of them. Continue reading “TV in The Bathroom, Good or Bad Idea?”
Using banquette seating can greatly transform the look of a home plus expand seating options. These items can be formally dedicated for use in a specific room like a kitchen or a dining room, or it can be moved around to different areas of the home as needed. Continue reading “Use Options Like Banquette Seating To Transform A Home”
The present day system office furniture spells a meticulous, spick and span, clean and an atmosphere of affability. The term, ‘system office furniture’ essentially applies to a system-oriented office that is totally computerized and comprises furniture that is modular in design and is within the budgetary constraints of the office user adding an aura of stylishness and beauty. Today’s office consists of a plethora of Computer Servers, Desktop Workstations, Continue reading “System Office Furniture – An Office of Convenience”
Perhaps you’re interested in decorating new digs, freshening up your current living space, or staging a home for sale. Whatever your current goals are, understanding recent trends will give you an edge. When you’re faced with zillions of choices for fabrications and colors and details, you can use this list of 2014’s hottest interior design trends to guide you in your selections. Continue reading “2014’s Hottest Interior Design Trends”
Do you remember the days when having a nifty little compartment for your microwave was considered state of the art? Nowadays, there are so many creative additions for your designer cabinets that you could spend all day in the kitchen without batting an eyelid! We have covered 7 of the most creative additions that you might be interested in for your own cabinets here: Continue reading “7 Creative Additions For Designer Cabinets”
When summer heat starts rolling in most people start barbecuing and relaxing with friends and family around the home. With a few touch-ups you can make your home the place to gather and relax. Warm temperatures and longer days give you more time for projects that will make your neighbors sit up and take notice! Continue reading “Inexpensive Summer Upgrades That Will Make Your Neighbors Jealous”
Before you embark upon an interior design project, you need to do your research. And that research starts right here. We’ve put together a few of our top interior design tips; theyâ€™re well worth a read before you start any work!