Archive for the ‘Home Décor & Style’ Category
Area rugs are simply wonderful home possessions. They keep your feet warm in cold times, absorb sound in large rooms, add another layer to your home interior design and can tie a room together. When placed on a floor it can be used to set the design of room allowing for furniture, wall colour and other accessories to play off it. So, if you have decided to create your room design around a rug then you have to pick the right rug for your home. This will set you to a fantastic adventure in search for the perfect rug. (more…)
Headboards are an integral part of the classic bed design. Bed designs have changed dramatically through the decades, but the headboard has remained a very important structural and decoration part of the bed itself. Some beds have plain, boring headboards which serve nothing but structural purpose in keeping the bed together. Other types of headboards might be more design orientated and make good use of fabric finishes and colour or paint finishes.
Playing around and experimenting with wood colours combined with other colour features of the room is a perfectly acceptable strategy to achieve your desired interior look. (more…)
We all have such a busy life, that sometimes we forget to stop for a little bit and take a rest. We should somehow fit relaxation into our everyday routine and find a way to forget about our responsibilities for a moment. What better way to do that than resting in our own backyard? (more…)
Lawn aeration, as any good gardener will confirm is one of the most important factors when it comes to looking after the lawn all year round and assuring a luscious green patch during the warm months of the year. Lawn aeration is the process of bringing oxygen, nutrients and water directly to the grass roots in order to have a healthy green lawn. (more…)
Patching up the exterior and façade of buildings is usually a job done using the classic means of exterior renovation, and the occasional scaffold construction, but a Berlin based artist has remodeled the entire renovation concept and is now using Lego blocks to patch and fill holes and cracks in buildings that have been left by the bitter fighting of the second world war which saw its end on the Berlin streets. (more…)
According to the Chinese philosophy of feng shui there is no better way to give life a room than by placing some houseplants. By using houseplants to decorate your home you will create a unique atmosphere of harmony and tranquility in your home. Here are some feng shui principals that you can follow to create a feeling of peace in the various areas of your home. (more…)