Published at Tuesday, October 16th 2018, 21:41:13 PM by Quentin Bourque. Window Treatment. With curtains, consider placing a chic, modern oval mirror on the opposite wall to help reflect light. This is important since curtains do prohibit some natural light from entering your home. Pairing them with a mirror can help increase the amount of natural light you receive during the day.
Published at Sunday, September 02nd 2018, 09:13:41 AM. Window Treatment By Magali Courbis. Other window treatment ideas for overly bright rooms are curtains with heavy fabrics and dark colors. Such curtains coupled with the valances complete the whole look of the window treatments. Heavy shutters can also enhance the look of the windows drastically. The various shutter styles suitable for the purpose are raised panel or colonial style. Rolling blinds are available in various printing designs, semi-light filtering and black-out type and these also give a new look to the windows. The rolling shutters can be placed both inside or outside the house and can be decorative due to the use of different colors or materials such as bamboo. Awnings are a common choice for highly lit rooms. The positive point in the case of awnings is that the window treatment ideas which make use of awnings allow breeze to come inside while keeping the sun out.
Published at Saturday, September 01st 2018, 09:13:39 AM. Wall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. Wall decor in your home is almost as important as the furnishings-whilst some homes might look great with absolutely no wall mirrors or wall art, most will look rather dull. A well chosen painting or mirror can greatly enhance any room, but it is vital that the piece is hung correctly. Pictures and wall mirrors should be hung at eye level. This depends on whether the majority of people will be standing or seated in the room at any given time. For example, in a dining room, a piece of wall art or a wall mirror could be hung lower.
Published at Thursday, August 30th 2018, 09:13:34 AM. Wall Decor By Quentin Bourque. Pillows add life and color to any living room or bedroom especially if they are complimented with vivid slip covers. Accent pillows comes in different shapes, colors and textures. The ones made of silk and embroidered or needlepoint are the most common types used as home accents. There are a lot of other home accent ideas we can use to improvise the look and feel of our living spaces. All we have to do is imagine and use whatever resources we have to create innovative designs and ideas and share it with everyone.
Published at Monday, August 27th 2018, 09:13:32 AM. Kids Room Decor By Robin Rapace. Themed rooms: You can create a fantasy world for your children within their own room itself. Walls inspired by cartoon characters, toys, animal kingdom etc can be done up making use of creative wall painting techniques. Finding the apt painting contractor and the right type of paint is the only requirement for this task; rest depends on how imaginative and open to ideas you want to be. Designing rooms for kids needs to a lot of patience and thinking process involved as you may be tempted to paint the walls with bright hues and when finally the painting job is completed you might not like the way it turns out. It is best to keep the likes of children and its longevity in mind in the planning process.
Published at Sunday, August 26th 2018, 09:13:28 AM. Pillows and Throws By Quentin Bourque. 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 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.
Published at Wednesday, August 22nd 2018, 08:54:03 AM. Kids Room Decor By Marine Jacquier. Bedding - When decorating a kid's room, make sure you find bedding that matches the colors of the room. This is the final touch that all themed rooms need. There are many suppliers online that furnish a wide variety of themed "bed in a bag" sets which come with everything you need. The sheets, pillow cases, comforters and pillow shams are all included. If you cannot find one that has the theme on it, you can always choose the colors that are included in the decorations on the wall or the colors that the room is being painted.