Published at Sunday, April 15th 2018, 09:18:36 AM by Quentin Bourque. Area Rugs and Pads. When you walk on your antique rug, it encounters a lot of stress against the hard floor. The back of the rug, or the knots, as well as the foundation, need to be protected as best as possible. There are rug pads with holes in them and solid rug pads. In this case, the solid on is best. Moving a step ahead, a solid pad with some sort of texture on the surface is even better. This texture can safely grab your antique rug and keep it from crawling, hence reducing wear.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 01:53:57 AM. Pillows and Throws By Magali Courbis. 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.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 01:46:13 AM. Home Accent By Robin Rapace. Add decorative touches to the décor in any room to enhance the look, feel and specialness of the space. Whether you are in the mood for a completely new change, in need of an update, or you are decorating in layers, always use home accents to push your home design to another level.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 01:28:33 AM. Halloween Decoration By Robin Rapace. 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 Friday, October 19th 2018, 01:28:31 AM. Halloween Decoration By Quentin Bourque. Halloween Curtain Tie-Backs. To add a spooky touch to your room, add a garland of skeleton heads as tie-backs to your curtains. These garlands are available at most dollar stores and one garland can be cut in half to use on a pair of curtains, you can use another garland across the top for a little added Halloween fun. Candy Bowls. Halloween is all about candy. Display candy corn and other themed candy in bowls for a decorative and tasty touch. Dining Room: turn any October meal into a Halloween party with fun and expected seasonal touches.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 01:28:28 AM. Wall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. The newest entry into the world of decorative wall decor used by the masses is metal wall art. Traditionally made of iron or other heavy metal, it's easy to find unique pieces that perhaps weren't originally used in this capacity in an antique or thrift store. Going to places such as that and looking at items with a different set of eyes makes it possible to turn any metal item from the past into decorative wall decor. From street signs to horseshoes, people are taking things from long ago and using them to create an interesting display on their walls. It's also a less expensive way to decorate.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 01:28:26 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. Victorian design styles are often used by people who love the feel of the nineteenth century and are yet implemented with modern conveniences. Common woods often used in cabinets are oak, cherry or sometimes mahogany and traditional colors are preferred. For such designs, contemporary hardware can work but should have a vintage feel for example iron or antique pseudo pewter. On the other hand, Southern and ocean-side area styles favor stucco as it endures well. This design style will typically have accented windows like the bay type windows or will have narrow, long encased or boxed windows. Often the doors are accented with shutters of wood or slate and painted over with vibrant colors. Clay pots and ceramic statues would complement the ceramic tile flooring, which is often seen in Mediterranean design. This design style will often have big open living areas that make good use of the outside weather and the use of brighter colors in fabrics like drapes would accentuate the design.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 01:28:23 AM. Pillows and Throws By Magali Courbis. Most of the designers recommend that large furniture like loveseats and sofas. Yes, it is true. With large furniture, you can use small patterns for your throw pillows or you can use neutral tones. But small furniture can also be accentuated with decorative throw pillows. These throw pillows are layered to add pattern, color, or theme. If you try to be creative on your choice of design, you can make your place more versatile. Anytime, you can swiftly update and change your pillows.