Published at Wednesday, January 09th 2019, 09:29:23 AM by Marine Jacquier. Area Rugs and Pads. Persian area rugs are admired far and wide for their intricate design and deeply hued colors. Originally crafted for the use of wandering tribes, they provided instant flooring over the sand floors of tents. These types of rugs are made in the Middle Eastern areas of Persia in modern day Iraq, Iran, and Turkey. They are well known for their typically ornate, deeply pigmented patterns. Persian rugs are produced both in hand-knotted and machine woven methods. The hand-knotted types have been known to last for over one hundred years.
Published at Wednesday, May 09th 2018, 09:45:45 AM. Window Treatment By Quentin Bourque. Windows can really define a room if utilized properly, but that may not be your intended result. Effectively using window treatments to tone down the source of distraction and compliment the interior of the room. Again, this is done by creating interactions between room elements even after the sun has gone down.
Published at Saturday, May 05th 2018, 09:45:49 AM. Halloween Decoration By Nathalie Bombelles. Animated Items. Add a little of the unexpected with animated Halloween items near your front door. These characters can move or speak, but remember that smaller children are often frightened by these. Since gaining popularity in recent years, these items are fairly inexpensive and available online and in most stores during the Halloween season.
Published at Thursday, May 03rd 2018, 09:45:43 AM. Home Accent By Robin Rapace. Interior designing is an important aspect of making your home an inviting and relaxing safe haven for your family and also a source for guests to rave about. Knowing about various Interior design styles will help you select the perfectly matching home accents. Few of the central design venues apply to anything from cabinets, furniture inside to exterior home and patio design.
Published at Thursday, April 26th 2018, 09:22:20 AM. Fall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. Change your view. The view out of your windows changes with the season, so couldn't your window treatments change, too? If you have curtain panels consider changing them to a more seasonal color, whether retail or custom. You may also want to consider thermal panels that can help keep the cold out as the temperature drops. If you have blinds or roman shades you can do the same thing-update them with warmer, fall colors, or in either case, update an existing valance on your windows.
Published at Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 09:18:48 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. If you are career-oriented, busy and always travelling, you need a modern home that is easy to clean and maintain. A modern home must have the right furniture and fixture. Aside from that, it needs modern accent furniture that blends well with the other furniture pieces. Your modern place must have the right pieces to make it alive and not boring. Do not be afraid to experiment on colors and patterns. Some homes have bold colors such as black and maroon. Printed patterns such as stripes, tiger and abstract designs go well with dark colors.
Published at Sunday, April 15th 2018, 09:18:36 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Quentin Bourque. Makes your rug safer to walk on: The right pad will prevent slipping. If you choose one that has a grip to it, it makes the rug much safer to walk on. You certainly do not want anyone slipping on an arearug and taking a fall. Slippery floors such as linoleum and hardwoods can create a real fall hazard when an area rug is put on them with no pad to grip the floor.
Published at Monday, April 09th 2018, 09:18:23 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. Size of the window is an important factor to be considered. If the window size is small then, a rod can be installed either below the line of ceiling or just above the trim. Extra panels that are long hang from them. This gives the image of the window being tall. For a large window, tone the scale of the window down by making it look simple. For tall windows, don't use panels that are long. Break these lengthwise by adding a swag or valence different from the remaining part of the design.