Published at Wednesday, January 09th 2019, 09:29:34 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 Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:44:23 AM. Mirror By Marine Jacquier. Two-way mirrors have been an intrinsic part of Hollywood creations. Placed for the security purpose they always served in creating an ideal platform for the romantic twist in it. Watch Bobby yes the superhit Hollywood flick and you would know the best use mirrors can be put to. Mirrors are messengers when you reflect the sunlight in somebody's face and ask them to move out of the library and rather take a lesson in romance. Neolithic mirrors have been discovered, made by grinding down obsidian rocks and polishing them to an incredible sheen. They were then used in India in textiles, crafts and toys as well. Gujrat is the place in India to find beautiful mirror worked dresses. Objects in mirror are closer than they appear, I would rather reframe it and say mirrors in themselves are closer to us than they appear. So, handle them with care.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:40:45 AM. Fall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. A wreath was once hard to get a hold of and when you did, they were expensive but today, you can make your own wreath using different material and make it for a fraction of the price. You can start gathering fall items around the stores or in your own back yard. Twigs, acorns, and different colored leaves are just a few of the many different items you can use in your wreath. You can make it out of straw and wrap a ribbon around it or you can use artificial flowers, like mums. These are absolutely beautiful during the fall season. They come in an array of colors ad look great in barrels, baskets, or wreaths.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:40:42 AM. Pillows and Throws By Robin Rapace. Pillows are cloth cases that are stuffed with soft material such as cotton or foam. They are used to give support to the head while sleeping. On the other hand, throw pillows are decorative pillows that are used mainly on couches and are not used for supporting the head. Throw pillows are decorated by some motifs or design and they blend with the décor of the room. Throw pillows come in different shapes and sizes.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:36:16 AM. Fall Decor By Quentin Bourque. You can make your centerpiece yourself using the decorations you already have but arranging them so they build up a particular area. You want to use all the colors of fall that you can in order to create this look. Sit a pumpkin down in the middle of the decor and pile different color leaves around it. Use orange tea light candles in the home.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:34:50 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.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:34:49 AM. Home Accent By Quentin Bourque. To enhance modern decoration, choose accents that employ interesting geometrical shapes. Online, you'll find a variety of solutions which are perfectly suited to this type of design. The icy ray floor light includes a range of geometrical shapes within the metal frame at the top of an untarnished silk shade. These items are generally functional and fascinating. You are sure to have a nice area where you and your loved ones can talk if you opt for modern accents like those for lighting.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:34:48 AM. Wall Decor By Marine Jacquier. 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.