Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:15:39 AM by Robin Rapace. Wall Decor. 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 Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 05:32:55 AM. Window Treatment By Marine Jacquier. A common staple for many homes, shades or blinds come in a number of colors, styles, shapes and sizes. This type of window treatment can accommodate a number of decorating ideas as it is available in different styles such as Roman shades, balloon shades, cloud shades, Austrian shades, honeycomb blinds, vertical blinds and many more.
Published at Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 05:32:42 AM. Fall Decor By Magali Courbis. Reorganized Furniture: Temperatures are dipping and it is a great idea to group your furniture into cozy conversation areas, preferably near the fireplace. You can also place a set of furniture close to windows which get maximum sunlight during the day. Warm Scents: It's a great idea to use slightly darker more opaque hues of upholstery during fall as it will make your home feel cozy and warm. However, you can use potpourri oil or even burn cinnamon sticks on your stove for a long, lingering fragrance in your home.
Published at Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 05:32:18 AM. Fall Decor By Fabien Dubos. A new 'Welcome.' Update your exterior entry way with a new welcome mat, one that can handle the fall/winter traffic and that coordinates with your home. Blanket your rooms with warmth. On your bed and sofa, or on a window seat, add a warm blanket in a fall color that coordinates with your decor (think warm oranges, reds, plums, browns, greens or deep gold tones). This is both practical and beautiful-adding a new color to an often-used living space creates an instant update. If you are changing your entire bedding for the season, consider changing your bed skirt, too.
Published at Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 05:26:57 AM. Mirror By Nathalie Bombelles. Prepare your handyman tools.You will need a few basic tools to hang mirrors: hammer, small nails, a measuring tape and perhaps some way of checking to see that the mirrors are level. Hardware stores and home-decorating stores now carry a wide variety of hanging clips, wire and other devices that are perfecting for locating mirrors in the room. (Don't hesitate to place mirrors in places other than on the walls. Some mirrors will work very well on a stand if the placement is right.
Published at Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 05:26:46 AM. Window Treatment By Quentin Bourque. The furniture in the room is selected and placed in accordance with the windows and the window coverings determine the kind of upholstery the furniture will have. treatment entails decorating the window with some form of curtains, blinds or shutters. These window must be carefully chosen in order to complement the room as well as the window.
Published at Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 05:26:39 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Robin Rapace. Makes your rug safer to walk on: The right pad will prevent slipping. If you choose one that has a grip to it, it makes the rug much safer to walk on. You certainly do not want anyone slipping on an arearug and taking a fall. Slippery floors such as linoleum and hardwoods can create a real fall hazard when an area rug is put on them with no pad to grip the floor.
Published at Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 05:02:58 AM. Fall Decor By Magali Courbis. Candles have become ever popular accent today. Look for texture like beeswax, and subtle colors ivory, gold, bronzes and coppers to add a gleam. Available in a wide range of hues, scents, shapes and sizes - you can mix and match to suit your taste. Remember to vary the heights and use odd numbered groupings for a more eclectic and festive feel. Include an array of shapes too, cylindrical, square, triangular, and round are among the most popular. Avoid placing candles on the same surface where there is a lamp - good rule of thumb is to avoid using candles where you have another light source. Use scented candles sparingly and with care so as not to compete with each other. Many are made without scent, particularly for those persons who may be allergy sensitive.