Published at Wednesday, January 09th 2019, 09:29:31 AM by Fabien Dubos. Area Rugs and Pads. If you're using an area rug in a room, don't cover your floor completely. Your original floors will make a nice border to your rug. Even when you want to use a large rug, subtract at least 9-12 inches from your baseboards so that some of your flooring will show through. Finally, always use a non-ski rug pad underneath area rugs to prevent movement of the rug. The rug pad should be about 2 inches smaller than the rug so that it doesn't show through.
Published at Wednesday, January 09th 2019, 09:29:34 AM by Quentin Bourque. Area Rugs and Pads. Area rugs are a great way to show your more adventurous side. Bold and colourful patterns may take you out of your comfort zone, but they are a great piece for adding a bit of the unexpected to a room. Still, you'll want to choose colours that blend with other design elements of your room so that even as a focal point your rug ties in with your overall décor.
Published at Wednesday, January 09th 2019, 09:29:27 AM by Magali Courbis. Area Rugs and Pads. Increasing the life of your area rug: Did you know that rugs wear out from the underside first? This is because the rug is constantly being rubbed and crushed against the floor when anyone walks on it. A rug pad will cushion the rug and keep it looking good for a lot longer than just having the rug on the floor. You don't want your new rug to age prematurely.
Published at Thursday, September 27th 2018, 20:43:15 PM. Home Accent By Fabien Dubos. Picture Frames: The size and shape of a frame determine the outlook of an art. The frame must complement the art work in it. You can use it to enclose a delicate piece of art or a cherished family photograph. Choose a picture frame carefully in such a way that it would serve as a great accent and add to the harmony of your room.
Published at Tuesday, September 25th 2018, 09:36:10 AM. Halloween Decoration By Quentin Bourque. An easy and cheap thing to do is to find an old planter box, paint it black and use a stencil to paint Trick or Treat on the side. Fill the planter box with hay and pile on some pumpkins with a larger pumpkin on the bottom and then use smaller sizes on the next layers; sort of like topiary of pumpkins. For the topiary of pumpkins, I would paint the faces on them instead of carving them. You will want them to be sturdy and maybe even use a metal rod down the center to keep them together.
Published at Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 09:35:48 AM. Pillows and Throws By Fabien Dubos. If you choose the decorative pillows for your house, think of it as your personal style that is enveloped in potent package. These pillows are usually small and they come in various shapes and sizes. For those home owners who love to experiment and play up with colors in their sofa decorations. The vibrant colors of these are best for chairs and sofas. The color combination and the cover prints will all depend on the overall theme of your home.
Published at Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 09:35:44 AM. Wall Decor By Magali Courbis. When it comes to wall decor, very few people think of wall clocks. However, wall clocks can make great wall decor. Wall clocks can be made from a number of different mediums: wood, metal, plastic, recycled or repurposed items and so forth. Furthermore, like many other types of wall decor, wall clocks come in a number of different shapes, sizes and colors, making them extremely versatile.
Published at Thursday, September 20th 2018, 09:31:16 AM. Home Accent By Nathalie Bombelles. Picture Frames: The size and shape of a frame determine the outlook of an art. The frame must complement the art work in it. You can use it to enclose a delicate piece of art or a cherished family photograph. Choose a picture frame carefully in such a way that it would serve as a great accent and add to the harmony of your room.
Published at Sunday, September 16th 2018, 09:27:21 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. Before you go out to get yourself some quality window treatment you should take some time and sit back and decide the kind of treatments you would really like to have for the room. try and visualize the window with the treatments you have reviewed in magazines and then try to customize them with what you have in mind. Window treatments can be very expensive and this is an investment you may not be able to do every couple of months. So take your time and decide what you really want and then explore the market. Try to find an online store with a lot of pictures and a wide range of products that you an use to get exactly what it is you want for your window treatments.
Published at Saturday, September 15th 2018, 09:27:17 AM. Pillows and Throws By Quentin Bourque. Neck pillows are also placed on couches and can have a design matching the throw pillows. Silk thread tassels that are of the same color as the velvet can be used to enhance throw pillows and look decorative. Middle Eastern throw pillows are popular for their exquisite floral embroidery. Colors used are predominantly popular in this region. These pillows are soft and are used on either coaches or chairs. An array of throw pillows on a bed also imparts an elegant look to the bedroom.