Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:20:12 AM by Marine Jacquier. Fall Decor. Warmer, Better Floors: Have you been thinking of doing away with your tiled floors? There is no better time than now to warm up your flooring with soft, thick rugs which will keep your feet warm and lend a great look to your living area. Runners down the hallways and bright welcome mats at the entrance will also lend a warm and inviting feel to your home. New Furniture: If you want to check out newer options for your living area, bedroom or bathroom you can choose used furniture which is available at great prices. There are a number of consignment shops which will offer great pieces which will compliment the style of your home and enhance your interior decor.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 04:13:23 AM by Magali Courbis. Fall Decor. It's the little things. Lampshades and picture frame mats are often overlooked when updating for the season, but changing them is an easy and effective way to change a room. Whether it's shades on your overhead lighting fixture or the lampshades in your family room, add a new, colorful shade to create a different feeling in the room. If you picture frame mats are white/cream consider adding a mat with color to add a pop to your pictures. Use the same color on all mats to unify your photos.
Published at Sunday, November 11th 2018, 10:37:13 AM by Marine Jacquier. Fall Decor. Change your color without painting. Painting every season is crazy and a bit unrealistic for most people, but there is a way to add different colors to your rooms each season by adding color to the back of your bookcases through removable panels. If you have bookcases in your home you can add colorful panels to the back of the cases, behind the accessories and books. Simply cover a foam core board with paint or fabric and position it firmly against the inside back of your bookcase-instant color update.
Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 03:33:32 AM. Mirror By Robin Rapace. Coordinate the color schemes.That is the style, size, and design of your mirror should match or enhance the color scheme in your home. For example, if it's rustic, choose a mirror that's framed in hardwood with nice carvings. Something eclectic is a nice touch too. Bronze-tinted mirrors make people look younger and healthier.
Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 03:33:25 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Nathalie Bombelles. 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, November 02nd 2018, 03:33:12 AM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. 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 Friday, November 02nd 2018, 03:29:18 AM. Mirror By Fabien Dubos. 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 Friday, November 02nd 2018, 03:29:10 AM. Home Accent By Quentin Bourque. Start with the most simple of home accents that are not too flashy and are likely to become more timeless than outdated. These can be simple color schemes, or they can be a single design constant like a pattern or a flow. It is not too difficult to find matching themes from various places, but it can be more cost effective to use one website or store for your designing needs.
Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 03:29:04 AM. Pillows and Throws By Robin Rapace. If you choose the decorative pillows for your house, think of it as your personal style that is enveloped in potent package. These pillows are usually small and they come in various shapes and sizes. For those home owners who love to experiment and play up with colors in their sofa decorations. The vibrant colors of these are best for chairs and sofas. The color combination and the cover prints will all depend on the overall theme of your home.
Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 03:28:53 AM. Window Treatment By Fabien Dubos. Windows have always had that ability to become a focal point of many home interiors whether directly or indirectly, because of their function to radiate light and create warmth and transparency. It's important not to limit these portals of imagination to something that must be "covered"- curtains and window treatments should allow the window to interact with the room besides simply performing a function.