Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:33:11 AM by Quentin Bourque. Area Rugs and Pads. For choosing the correct rug pad, use the following guideline. A pad needs to provide 3 main functions. For one, it should hold the rug in place on the floor. Two, it should provide a cushioned support. Third, it should protect the floor from harm. There are many different types of pads in the marketplace today. But finding one that can provide all 3 of the main functions we describe can be a challenge. Most rug pads satisfy the function of keeping the rug in place and not slipping. There are thin and thick open mesh types of pads that are made in China and coated with PVC (polyvinyl chloride) that do a great job of keeping rugs from moving on the floor. This same type of product can be found domestically where it is coated with a natural rubber vs PVC. This product does an effective job of keeping the rug from moving as well. Other products that provide good non-slip properties include the felt rug pads that are coated with a natural rubber. So for satisfying this non-slip function in a rug pad, there are many options to choose from depending on your budget.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:04:19 PM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. The size of your throws is also important, though it is not a real quality indicator it is something to look out for. A lot of manufacturers are making everything smaller to cut cost and this has permeated into the world of home decor pillows as well. Though this is somewhat of an individual choice depending on your design, typically large pillows look better and give a less busy and cluttered looked when layered together. You will usually want to go for something that is 16 - 20 inches or more unless you have a specific need for smaller pillows.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:01:24 PM. Home Accent By Nathalie Bombelles. You could also purchase a home décor accent as a gift. Coming up with creative ideas for a gift can be rather cumbersome. Shop for home décor accents the next time you have to purchase a gift for a special occasion. Many people are on limited budgets and won't spend extra to add to their home décor. Because of this fact, giving a gift such as a vase, votive, or artist made bowl will be used and much appreciated.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:01:22 PM. Fall Decor By Quentin Bourque. Paint one wall in a fall accent color, which will dramatically change the look of a room for a minimal time commitment and cost. Choose candles in glorious autumn scents. Try the following scents: apple cider, cinnamon, pine, nutmeg and pumpkin spice. Not only will the candles add a warm glow to match the warm fall colors, but they will also fill your home with distinctive aromas of the season.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:01:18 PM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. The furniture in the room is selected and placed in accordance with the windows and the window coverings determine the kind of upholstery the furniture will have. treatment entails decorating the window with some form of curtains, blinds or shutters. These window must be carefully chosen in order to complement the room as well as the window.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 21:56:04 PM. Fall Decor By Marine Jacquier. Warmer, Better Floors: Have you been thinking of doing away with your tiled floors? There is no better time than now to warm up your flooring with soft, thick rugs which will keep your feet warm and lend a great look to your living area. Runners down the hallways and bright welcome mats at the entrance will also lend a warm and inviting feel to your home. New Furniture: If you want to check out newer options for your living area, bedroom or bathroom you can choose used furniture which is available at great prices. There are a number of consignment shops which will offer great pieces which will compliment the style of your home and enhance your interior decor.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 21:56:01 PM. Area Rugs and Pads By Magali Courbis. Your rug pads help to soften sound and provide a buffer under your area carpet, as well as helping to prevent them from moving around. When your carpet slides around on the floor it is a serious safety hazard for the young and old alike; pads help prevent slippage. Moreover, rugs that move around and are not aligned with the floor and walls give the room a very shabby look and all your expensive décor can be ruined by an out of place mat. Here again pads are invaluable in helping to keep the rug in place. These pads help to extend the life of an area rug as well as protect carpets and floors. One of the main purposes of these pads is to preserve and protect the carpet.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 21:55:57 PM. Window Treatment By Fabien Dubos. Clean lines are well represented in the realm of modern window treatments. Venetian blinds, solid undecorated sheers, and boldly printed or monochromatic curtains are some great trends in contemporary design. Ample sunlight always compliments the clean look of modern home interiors so there is no need to be shy of natural light. Avoiding valances and utilizing crisp modern fabrics is a great start for contemporary window treatments.