Published at Sunday, April 15th 2018, 09:18:36 AM by Quentin Bourque. Area Rugs and Pads. Today more and more people are choosing hardwood, laminate and tile for their main flooring choices. This is because they generate a higher return on value and a more natural and appealing look. Even if you do decide to go with a hard surface flooring you will still want to utilize area rugs throughout your home. The most common areas for using these rugs would include hallways, entry ways, dining rooms and living rooms. Having area rugs in these rooms each has a different purpose. For instance, an entry way rug will help reduce the amount of dirt, water and sand that is tracked through the house, while rugs in hallways will help reduce the risk of wearing down the floors finish in such a high traffic area. A living room typically uses an area rug to help create more comfort, warmth and to reduce sound. Some people will even use rugs in areas where their is wall to wall carpet to protect it. When using an area rug, it is important to use an area rug pad. Knowing where and why you will use the rug will help you choose which pad to use.
Published at Thursday, August 30th 2018, 09:13:34 AM. Wall Decor By Quentin Bourque. A large decorative mirror or a bold painting with vibrant colors is often chosen to be the focal point in a room. In this instance, the piece should be hung over a fireplace, or on a wall facing the entrance for maximum effect. Large wall mirrors can create space in a small room and can be used to great effect when hung opposite a window. They can also provide an interesting optical illusion when used along a narrow hallway.
Published at Monday, August 27th 2018, 09:13:32 AM. Kids Room Decor By Robin Rapace. It is extremely important to future proof any child's bedroom. Naturally your child is going to grow over the years so it is especially vital to ensure more expensive items will be able to cater for your child's growth. For example, while a small boat bed may be extremely cute, if it is only four foot long it is likely that your child will outgrow it in a few years, hence buying a large enough bed, or wardrobes with enough space for all the accumulated clothes is essential.
Published at Sunday, August 26th 2018, 09:13:28 AM. Pillows and Throws By Quentin Bourque. When adding throw pillows into the mix it is always safest to go with a somewhat limited color palette and big geometric patterns. Textures such as cotton and linen are the best fabrics though silk throw pillows do have a place in certain modern settings. If you really like a lot of color then the best bet is to snatch the color palette from an existing piece of art or "busy" decorative item.
Published at Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 09:13:13 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Robin Rapace. The next pad is one that has a non slip feature for rugs that tend to move around, mostly rugs size 6'x9' and under. This pad is a dense needle punched recycled jute surface with a natural layer of solid rubber backing. This is the pad that is textured on the surface to grab your rug and the rubber holds everything to the floor. It is 1/4 of an inch thick and extremely dense. Use this safely on all floors as long as you get one with a solid rubber and not a sprayed on latex that can harm floors.
Published at Wednesday, August 22nd 2018, 08:54:03 AM. Kids Room Decor By Marine Jacquier. Children's bedrooms can easily become overcrowded along with games, toys, equipments, and collections. Every thing that speaks of activity contributes to keeping the room "awake". Childhood is jam-packed of surprise and magic. Every one child deserves an environment that stimulates the mind and provides fantastic memories for years to come! Children change dramatically from one year to the subsequently, and their tastes loose change along with them. Focus your plan on the basics - dresser, bed frame, mattress - when decorating kids' rooms.
Published at Monday, August 20th 2018, 08:54:01 AM. Home Accent By Magali Courbis. If you are career-oriented, busy and always travelling, you need a modern home that is easy to clean and maintain. A modern home must have the right furniture and fixture. Aside from that, it needs modern accent furniture that blends well with the other furniture pieces. Your modern place must have the right pieces to make it alive and not boring. Do not be afraid to experiment on colors and patterns. Some homes have bold colors such as black and maroon. Printed patterns such as stripes, tiger and abstract designs go well with dark colors.
Published at Saturday, August 18th 2018, 08:53:58 AM. Pillows and Throws By Fabien Dubos. Fiberfill is also pretty easy to use, even though sometimes it just doesn't want to work. Basically it's what you commonly think of as stuffing; the stuff that they put inside stuffed animals and pillows. It's pros contain that it's inexpensive and can be found almost anywhere. Those are two very important features. The one con that I can think of off the top of my head is that it's sometimes hard to get it stuffed in evenly. It's sometimes thinner in a certain place than it is in the rest of the pillow. Or several lumps and bumps throughout. But practice does make better, that's for sure. You can also control the firmness of the pillow. That's another pro. Plus, you can make the pillows in absolutely any size you want. That's just that much more control. With a form, you can only make a pillow in the sizes that they offer the form.