Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 00:50:45 AM by Nathalie Bombelles. Pillows and Throws. The interior of your throw pillow is also important and should be well inspected. Most quality pillows are two separate pieces, the cover and the actual pillow. A removable cover is quite handy when it comes time to clean the pillow, and can be reused after years of wear have flattened the original interior pillow. Also note that good fill materials should flatten easily but not permanently. You can test this by giving a little punch to the center of the pillow, if the pillow does not budge then it is made of cheap synthetics that will stay flat forever once they do get a little wear. If the pillow takes a moment but eventually gets it's swagger back this is a good indicator that the pillow can be easily fluffed and will spring back to life over years of usage. Fill materials usually range from synthetic polyester to full on goose down and everything in-between. Down pillows are excellent, but if you are purchasing one be sure to inspect the insulation quality of the feathers. Feather tips sticking out of the pillow are a good indicator of expensive materials coupled with shady craftsmanship (not to mention getting poked).
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:23:41 AM. Pillows and Throws By Robin Rapace. Placing decorative accent pillows on top of even the oldest couch can add not only to its looks, but also to is comfort. Pillows can be blended in with the color of the room or used in contrast to it for a bolder look. Pillows can actually replace couches and chairs when needed. Too many people showed up for the movie night? Just bring out the pillows and everyone is happy.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:20:16 AM. Mirror By Magali Courbis. Hunt for your unique pieces.You don't need to spend a lot of money in your mirror, or buy it straight from the furniture store. Mirrors come in all shapes, styles and sizes and can be found anywhere from discount retailers and garage sales to flea markets. They should be chosen based on the size and decor of your room. Full-length mirrors make a room seem larger. A full-mirrored wall will optically expand and add glamour to a room. Consider adding a folding screen of mirrored panels to the corner of a room to add light and dimension. Just glue molding around each full-length mirror and secure each side with hinges.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:20:12 AM. Fall Decor By Marine Jacquier. Contemporary is one of the many looks in home decor that is both simple and uncluttered. This look is easy to achieve and should be used for fall decor. You want the decor to be without lines. Another words, your look should be continuing and with no corners or ends. This is not easy to achieve so you should think about how you are going to lay everything out before you begin.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:20:06 AM. Mirror By Nathalie Bombelles. They are partially transparent and reflective. They are made by coating one side with a thin reflective material. When light in the room reflects on the coated side and into the dark space behind the mirror, you are able to see the lighted room but you can't see out of it. These mirrors are common in interrogation rooms, security observation decks, experimental research rooms, and security cameras. These are the main types of mirrors that you can buy. As you have seen the mirrors are ideal for different applications. For you to buy the right mirror you need to know where you want to use it.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:48 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Marine Jacquier. When buying a pad you will want to understand what area of the house it will be going in. A rug that will be in a high traffic area like a hallway or entry should use a thin, non slip pad. These pads typically are made of a rubber-like material and have a weave look to them. These grip hard surface floors very well, keeping your rug in place. You want a thin pad to prevent too much of a height difference to avoid any trip hazards and create a natural flow when walking. If you are putting it under a rug in a living room that will be creating more cushion and sound absorption, then you will want to use a thicker pad, possibly one made from a felt material. You can even find pads that are meant for use with outdoor area rugs which usually come mildew resistant. If you are using a rug to carpet application you will want to buy a pad that is made specifically for that.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:46 AM. Wall Decor By Quentin Bourque. Are you decorating a small or a spacious room? Large rooms look much better when you have wall accents that are scaled to the size of the room. Large mirrors, tapestries and other artwork can make a single wall the focal point of the room. For a smaller room, it's best to keep the artwork on your walls smaller so that it appears balanced and doesn't overwhelm the room. Think about hanging three related prints above your sofa, arranged in a level line straight across. Always use odd numbers of items, such as groups of 3 or 5 when decorating a wall.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:39 AM. Pillows and Throws By Quentin Bourque. A combination of different shapes like round square and rectangular will simply give your house a spectacular look and break the monotony of a single shape. Note that having too many throw pillows may actually spoil the outlook and simply make your living room look overcrowded.