Published at Thursday, July 05th 2018, 10:48:22 AM by Nathalie Bombelles. Area Rugs and Pads. For rugs that do not tend to slip, a 100% felt jute pad is excellent. This is dense enough to protect the floor from scratches and indentations. Make sure that the felt rug pad is a 40 ounce, referring to the amount of fiber there is per square yard of pad. The higher the ounce, the more dense the carpet pad. If the rug tends to slip, then a felt and natural rubber rug pad is ideal. Here, the key is to make sure it is natural rubber as opposed to the chemical sprays that look and feel like rubber but actually could severely harm the floor.
Published at Wednesday, May 09th 2018, 09:45:45 AM. Window Treatment By Quentin Bourque. 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 Saturday, May 05th 2018, 09:45:49 AM. Halloween Decoration By Nathalie Bombelles. You can start with the traditional carved pumpkin but with a little flare. After you carve the pumpkin, take it to the next level by stenciling designs around the pumpkin then use the pumpkin as a planter with fall branches and leaves from the top. Pumpkins are fun and easy and should be the first item on your list. Get the family involved and let everyone put a piece of his or her creative mind into the masterpiece. Hang black rubber bats on the porch and put cobwebs over everything. In one corner, you can setup a mad scientist lab with a big jar filled with green goo, eyeballs, bats, vampire teeth and whatever else you can dream up.
Published at Thursday, May 03rd 2018, 09:45:43 AM. Home Accent By Robin Rapace. High-tech interior design styles are often thought to be for the rich and suave people and appeal to debonair and urbane population. This design style entails a use of a lot brushed or shiny stainless steel, mirrors, chrome and high gloss black accents. Especially in kitchens and baths, they will often have sleek metallic appliances and fixtures, with the latest home appliances and sleek storage cabinets. Drapes or shades typically seen in offices are also used for drawing room windows. Curving window glasses may be set on the walls for that high tech feel.
Published at Thursday, April 26th 2018, 09:22:20 AM. Fall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. If you don't have a fireplace, you can place an electric portable fireplace in your room instead. If you want to complete the look, a fireplace does help with that. Whether your fireplace is usable or not, you want to place wood beside of it in order to bring out the look of warmth in the room. Having a visual picture of warmth helps the room to feel warm.
Published at Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 09:18:48 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. 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 Sunday, April 15th 2018, 09:18:36 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Quentin Bourque. You can find pads for carpets in different designs for various applications that include smooth floors such as hardwood, laminate and tile. The pads for such floors are made from a kind of rubber mesh. Vinyl coated polyester also makes a good pad that is highly effective in keeping the rug in place, use it with dark colored rugs.
Published at Monday, April 09th 2018, 09:18:23 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. Victorian window shades are often made of bold, medium to heavy weight material. Laces, tassels, and other various forms of ornamentation often adorn stately valances and flowing drapes. Scalloped sheer fabrics and sometimes lace are common. The trend seems to be that the focal point is the window treatments, not the windows. Alternatively, another beautiful Victorian look requires scrapping the blinds and instead using mosaic stained windows.