Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:20:16 AM by Magali Courbis. Mirror. I've been asked many times over the years, how do I go about choosing a wall mirror that will fit in well with a particular room of my home? My answer to that is you have to know what room the wall mirror will be hung in and what style of mirror will match up with the theme of the room.
Published at Sunday, November 04th 2018, 06:48:39 AM by Nathalie Bombelles. Mirror. Decorating with mirrors improves interior lighting. A room that is painted in a dark color can seem smaller and even feel oppressive. Adding mirrors to one or more walls can offset the darkness and enhance the color of walls. The best way to improve a room's lighting without using more electricity is to place mirrors opposite windows. The mirrors will reflect natural sunlight streaming through the windows and brighten the whole room. Some homeowners even report a savings in energy costs by simply reflecting the free light from the sun.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 04:13:20 AM by Fabien Dubos. Mirror. Mirrors are a great design accessory, and when strategically placed, they can liven up a room, making it appear brighter and larger. It is use since old times to enhance the design of a room. Designers have been putting mirrors on furniture for over 100 years. Here are some ideas to take advantage of the mirror and add light to your room, create depth or highlight an interesting focal point:
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:15:21 AM. Pillows and Throws By Robin Rapace. The size of your throws is also important, though it is not a real quality indicator it is something to look out for. A lot of manufacturers are making everything smaller to cut cost and this has permeated into the world of home decor pillows as well. Though this is somewhat of an individual choice depending on your design, typically large pillows look better and give a less busy and cluttered looked when layered together. You will usually want to go for something that is 16 - 20 inches or more unless you have a specific need for smaller pillows.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:00:51 AM. Fall Decor By Quentin Bourque. Create a beautiful autumn display at your front door to welcome friends, family and guests to your home. Hang a fall-themed wreath on your front door. Use corn stalks, straw, pumpkins and other hearty fall vegetables as decorating accessories. Birch branches, long twigs and corn stalks can fill a large vase for a spectacular autumn arrangement. Tie a wide orange, yellow or red ribbon around the vase to finish off the look.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:00:47 AM. Pillows and Throws By Nathalie Bombelles. The decorative pillows are like jewels in your house. Your decoration will highlight the sharp accents and colors. The textures of the distinct elements make your whole place very inviting and comfortable. The textured pillows with earth colors can enhance the looks of your sofa. Using beads and satin give excitement to your traditional pieces. You are giving your visitors what it is like to be hospitable by giving them the welcoming beauty of your home decorations.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 01:47:57 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. Blinds and shades are a great base for windows. There are a variety of options to choose from and contain modern elements. You can purchase blinds and shades in a multitude of materials from honeycomb, bamboo, fabric, vinyl, wood and a variety of others. Another terrific option that comes along with using blinds and shades is the ability to change the light allowed within a room. Window blinds and shades can be specially ordered to fit any window. You will find vertical blinds, horizontal blinds, vertical shades and vertical blinds to fit any room in your home while creating incomparable style.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 01:47:55 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Fabien Dubos. 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, October 20th 2018, 01:47:53 AM. Window Treatment By Magali Courbis. Apart from the light colored curtains, you can also put light colored shades and blinds. The blinds can be placed in a vertical, horizontal or rolling fashion. The material of the blinds also varies depending on the use. For a contemporary look and low budget solutions, one of the best window treatment ideas in blinds are the PVC blinds. These are heavy, strong and easy to maintain. These come in many colors and their slats can be placed horizontally or vertically depending upon your preference. The wooden blinds have a good visual appeal to them. These are best suited for rooms and houses with wooden finish. The wooden blinds are good for excessively bright rooms where the interiors of the rooms require darkening. Roman blinds are also quite popular. This category of window coverings are easy to handle can also be made at home using either new or old curtain fabrics.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 01:47:51 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. Wood Accents: These home accents make your home feel warm and refined. Traditional, casual or modern homes can include wood accents on the floors, walls, furniture and the main entrance door. A wood design can serve as focal point when added to a wall. Pieces of furniture with wooden legs and arms, wooden side tables and shelves look dramatic if they have similar wood tone.