Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 02:49:43 AM by Quentin Bourque. Area Rugs and Pads. Children and pets can have a significant impact on the lifespan of an area rug. When it comes to colours and fabrics, it is of primary importance to consider your lifestyle before choosing a rug. Wool rugs clean easily and patterns can help hide spills, stains, and hair from shedding pets. Alternatively, more delicate fabrics are better suited to more formal living areas.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 00:23:49 AM. Home Accent By Robin Rapace. Being too cluttered doesn't make a home more attractive. It just makes it look cluttered. Using accent pieces to spruce up your home shouldn't create a cacophony of various artifacts that just end up needing a good dusting every week. You are looking for spatial relationships that work well within each room of your house. So, if you start with the basics and then work your way from there you can enhance your home without cluttering it.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 00:23:48 AM. Wall Decor By Quentin Bourque. Wall decor in your home is almost as important as the furnishings-whilst some homes might look great with absolutely no wall mirrors or wall art, most will look rather dull. A well chosen painting or mirror can greatly enhance any room, but it is vital that the piece is hung correctly. Pictures and wall mirrors should be hung at eye level. This depends on whether the majority of people will be standing or seated in the room at any given time. For example, in a dining room, a piece of wall art or a wall mirror could be hung lower.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 00:23:45 AM. Home Accent By Nathalie Bombelles. Start with the most simple of home accents that are not too flashy and are likely to become more timeless than outdated. These can be simple color schemes, or they can be a single design constant like a pattern or a flow. It is not too difficult to find matching themes from various places, but it can be more cost effective to use one website or store for your designing needs.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 00:23:42 AM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. So now that we've considered the different types of stuffing for pillows, let's get down to business and do the actual preparation and sewing part. For preparation, let's collect the materials first. Since the pillow is such a simple project, not many materials are required. Start off with the fabric for the pillow, and your choice of a form or fiberfill. Then get some matching thread, some hand needles and a couple of pins, scissors, and perhaps something to mark your fabric with.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 00:23:39 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Magali Courbis. rug and into the pad. Rug-pads are very absorbent, so they will soak up any spills that happen to the carpet. It is easier to clean up the spill on the rug because most of the spill is caught in the pad. And pads are easy to clean because they are machine-washable. Plus, it is cheaper to replace a stained pad that it is to have to buy a car. Another plus to the pad's absorbency is that it also will protect the floor from getting stained by a spill.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:41:38 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. The best minimalist window treatment is no treatment at all! Unfortunately, not all of us live in an area where we feel comfortable bearing it all and we must provide some sort of boundaries to prevent our home lives from being public peek-shows. This can be done by utilizing untraditional materials such as colored glass, recycled plastics, or luxury textiles. Colorful panes can interact with the light, or a solid block of sheer fabric can produce a very understated window effect.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:41:19 AM. Window Treatment By Quentin Bourque. A common staple for many homes, shades or blinds come in a number of colors, styles, shapes and sizes. This type of window treatment can accommodate a number of decorating ideas as it is available in different styles such as Roman shades, balloon shades, cloud shades, Austrian shades, honeycomb blinds, vertical blinds and many more.