Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:48 AM by Marine Jacquier. Area Rugs and Pads. Today more and more people are choosing hardwood, laminate and tile for their main flooring choices. This is because they generate a higher return on value and a more natural and appealing look. Even if you do decide to go with a hard surface flooring you will still want to utilize area rugs throughout your home. The most common areas for using these rugs would include hallways, entry ways, dining rooms and living rooms. Having area rugs in these rooms each has a different purpose. For instance, an entry way rug will help reduce the amount of dirt, water and sand that is tracked through the house, while rugs in hallways will help reduce the risk of wearing down the floors finish in such a high traffic area. A living room typically uses an area rug to help create more comfort, warmth and to reduce sound. Some people will even use rugs in areas where their is wall to wall carpet to protect it. When using an area rug, it is important to use an area rug pad. Knowing where and why you will use the rug will help you choose which pad to use.
Published at Tuesday, November 06th 2018, 03:07:02 AM by Fabien Dubos. Area Rugs and Pads. Antique rugs generally are more fragile than newer rugs, yet they are usually more valuable. In order to maintain your investment, you should follow proper care such as the right cleaning, rotation once a year and the right rug pad. Not all rug pads will protect your antique rug and carpet as best as possible.
Published at Wednesday, May 09th 2018, 09:45:45 AM. Window Treatment By Quentin Bourque. Meanwhile, curtains are stationary and cannot be adjusted at the top. Instead, to open curtains, you must tie them back. For visual appearance, this makes them a popular choice in bedroom designs and living room designs.
Published at Saturday, May 05th 2018, 09:45:49 AM. Halloween Decoration By Nathalie Bombelles. Halloween Curtain Tie-Backs. To add a spooky touch to your room, add a garland of skeleton heads as tie-backs to your curtains. These garlands are available at most dollar stores and one garland can be cut in half to use on a pair of curtains, you can use another garland across the top for a little added Halloween fun. Candy Bowls. Halloween is all about candy. Display candy corn and other themed candy in bowls for a decorative and tasty touch. Dining Room: turn any October meal into a Halloween party with fun and expected seasonal touches.
Published at Thursday, May 03rd 2018, 09:45:43 AM. Home Accent By Robin Rapace. Southwestern homes, with their stucco or adobe exterior and red tiled roofs have gained popularity recently. Bright color window drapes, Chinese vases and bright artwork are some of the home accents which can complement these designs. What can express home accents? Quilts, picture frames, candles, clocks and mirrors-are what turn a house into a home. It's the combination of all the small things that give a home your personal touch. Sift through the different home décor options in this section to get good ideas on personal touches you can add to your home.
Published at Thursday, April 26th 2018, 09:22:20 AM. Fall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. Flowers! Last, but definitely NOT least, is updating your rooms with fall flowers. Fresh flowers add life to any room, but by bringing in fall bouquets you are bringing the season indoors in new ways with every new bunch of flowers. Don't forget your bathrooms and entryways, where a small group of flowers can go a long way.
Published at Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 09:18:48 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. 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 Sunday, April 15th 2018, 09:18:36 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Quentin Bourque. Regardless of the shape of a room, you will likely find an appropriate area rug. Even a long, narrow room can benefit from a rectangular rug. Indeed, the shape of your rug will depend on the furniture in the room just as much as the shape and size of the room. For example, a long dining room table is complimented nicely by a rectangular rug, regardless of the shape of the room. Also, don't be afraid to use your creativity when choosing rugs which are available in a wide range of shapes from circular, oval, square and rectangular to more abstract shapes.
Published at Monday, April 09th 2018, 09:18:23 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. It seems that country homes get to have the most fun with varied textures and prints. Bold colorful organic designs are great for playful atmospheres, while plaids and checkers can really bring you back home. Ruffles, fringes, and lace can all be used to really dress up a window for a bold classic look. Humble country windows are often light and airy, perfect for a warm summer day.