Published at Thursday, July 05th 2018, 10:48:22 AM by Nathalie Bombelles. Area Rugs and Pads. 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 Tuesday, September 04th 2018, 09:13:59 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. Interior design doesn't have to be purely decorative. Many household items are functional as well as stylish. Everything from clocks to shower curtains can enhance the look and feel of a room. If you're looking for a way to cool down this summer without breaking the bank, we have a solution that is inexpensive and that can also add a new note of style to a room: ceiling fans. Because the ceiling fan lightens the mood of a room, having one in an ornate, baroque style undercuts the best use of the ceiling fan as a decorative item.
Published at Sunday, September 02nd 2018, 09:13:41 AM. Window Treatment By Magali Courbis. Drapery and curtains are two entirely different sets of window treatments in interior design; though the terms are often used interchangeably. Drapery refers to pleated panels that hang from decorative rods or poles. This type of window treatment is moveable and can be opened during the day and closed in the evening.
Published at Saturday, September 01st 2018, 09:13:39 AM. Wall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. Another fun and easy item to use as wall art that can be found at many yard sales, thrift stores, junkyards, and antique stores are old windows and doors. Finding a vintage window can be an interesting way to add an old world feel to any room. Using a door on a large wall can add something unexpected to the room. It's fun to hunt around for cool and interesting doors and windows. Whatever your style, you can find something to make the room your own with decorative wall decor.
Published at Thursday, August 30th 2018, 09:13:34 AM. Wall Decor By Quentin Bourque. How many times have you looked in a modern or contemporary home and noticed that it looks a lot like an art gallery? Why not use this effect to it's full potential. If you are creating a contemporary living room, why not use this space as your own personal gallery to show off a special sculpture or piece of wall art. You can use lighting to visually point everyone's eyes towards the piece as soon as they enter the room. You can even arrange the furniture in the room so guests can take a seat and contemplate the beauty in front of them.
Published at Monday, August 27th 2018, 09:13:32 AM. Kids Room Decor By Robin Rapace. But garage sales are a great way to decorate your kid's room. Many well constructed items of furniture or accessories are available as kids grow, and you can take them and remake them into your own with a little paint and adding some other items. Let your child help pick the accessories and also help with the painting; when a child is involved in this process, he will have more of a sense of ownership and will keep the room cleaner. If you don't want to paint a room, consider the use of wall hangings. You can really personalize a room by framing and hanging works of art that your child has done. Old refrigerator art work can be spruced up and matted for beautiful displays. Place them in groups by age done or subject and they make lovely groupings. Even if a child objects to this, they are secretly pleased that their efforts are appreciated. This is another way of involving your kids, spending quality time with them and also makes the decorating project fun and interesting for both of you.
Published at Sunday, August 26th 2018, 09:13:28 AM. Pillows and Throws By Quentin Bourque. When it comes to decorative pillows, the levels of craftsmanship nearly outweighs the vast designs and patterns available. If you are ready to upgrade your interior and want to add some quality to your decor there are a few things you need to know to help you select the best pillows for your money. The most vital aspect in determining pillow quality is the exterior construction; this should give you great immediate insight into the overall quality of the pillow. You'd be surprised at the shady work you can detect simply by examining the seams. Are the stitches evenly spaced from the edges? Does the pattern uniformly align at the seams, is it aligned in the middle? An easy way to tell a mistake from a unique design element is to compare two or three of the same pillow while you shop to see if they are all the same, as they should be. Also spend time examining the shape, if it is supposed to be a square throw make sure that it is. Many massed producing, quantity-over-quality dealers churn out cheap uneven pillows that are just square-ish.
Published at Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 09:13:13 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Robin Rapace. In the world of fantasy and fairy tales, an area rug can be a flying magic carpet that you either ride on to take your princess for a ride or save you when you are trapped in a cave. Unfortunately, it doesn't happen in real life. Nonetheless, a stationary area rug has still a lot to offer. Who, in the right mind, wouldn't want to feel comfort under their feet, wearing socks or not? Same as carpets, area rugs gives a nice warm homely comfort that no hard wood floor can replace.