Italian Rustic Decor – Farmhouse Decor At It’s Best Italian rustic decor or Italian farmhouse blends two trending styles to create a simple luxurious country look. It is elegant but striking, and has longevity. Layers are removed leaving an almost minimalist look, using contrasting materials and textures to create features. Simple materials become features and […]
A trending touch of luxury for kitchens is the addition of a wine cooler. Once only for the rich and famous, wine coolers are the perfect kitchen accessory, especially if you love to entertain. It’s simply a nice, organized way to store your wine, beers and mixers. Source: Pinterest They come in all shapes, […]
5 Ways to Get More Sunlight in Your Home Adding more natural sunlight into your home delivers countless home decor and health benefits. For home decor, pure natural light entering your rooms can make a small space look larger, open and bright and lighten the mood. For your health, allowing streams of sunlight in your […]
Top 10 Side Effects of Sleeping in a Recliner Ever wondered if sleeping in a recliner chair is good for you? Reclining in front of your favorite television series, glued for long hours, with popcorn and treats close by, keeps you on the couch, not off it. Falling asleep in front of the television, instead […]No Comments. Continue Reading...
The Illusion of Illumination – Using Lighting to Improve the Livability of Your Home Interior lighting can improve your home so it feels open, fresh and inviting but it can also improve the livability of your home, making you enjoy and function in the space in an easier, happier way. When it comes to choosing […]
Every home should be three things: simple, functional and user friendly. Your home should be appealing and comfortable all year round, for you and your family. This is particularly important if you are hosting guests. You want your time together pleasant and memorable for all the right reasons. Guest beds and guest bunks are just […]
If a solar roof sounds interesting to you for as much free energy as you can get, you should know that it could become law throughout the USA within a few years. If other states follow California all new homes built from 2020 must have solar roofing. This follows the state’s push for homes to be […]No Comments. Continue Reading...
Gray paint colors are the hot decorating color. Everywhere you look there are hints of gray. Picking the right color gray for your rooms is not always easy because there are so many shades of gray to choose from like warm, muddy or cool. Gray also goes well with the warm tones of wood. […]65 Comments. Continue Reading...
Here are 12 stylish home office design ideas that will have you feeling less suffocated by bare, white walls and fully energized with your working space. You can’t always control how an office cubicle looks, but at home transforming any spare space is important, especially if you want to enjoy your time and work to your full […]
Window Roller Blinds – Shade Designs Roller blinds may not feel like the latest ‘must-have’ accessory, but you would be surprised at how flexible blinds can be when it comes to stylish home decor. The latest modern blinds look surprisingly elegant and finished and won’t break the budget like many window treatments. Source: pinterest Window […]
Home decor is never more challenging than when you try to blend your existing decor with something exotic, unique and simply wonderful that you picked up on your travels. You’ve been away to a new country, state or county, visiting new places and, surrounded by sparkling new things, and bought a few mementos. They look […]
Updating or replacing windows might seem like a daunting task but have you ever seen a house that just looks sad? A new coat of paint won’t hide windows that look tired, vacant and out dated, and let’s face it, this reflects on your home and curb appeal. Updating your windows look can lift your home, […]
If I sent a real estate photographer to your home right now, what would photos of your home look like? Very few homes are photo ready and if you are thinking about selling your home, you might have your work cut out for you. I love writing about home design and decor. They are important […]
While the price of leather couches continues to skyrocket, using faux leather replacements like vinyl upholstery fabric is a great option. The look of vinyl has improved so much that its often hard to tell the difference between the two. And while vinyl is certainly more affordable you may as well know the difference between […]
Decorating with Blue and White is a Winner Classic blue and white decorating is a timeless color palette, because it works. Bright blues like cornflower blue to pale soft blues that are almost white. This color palette can inspire great decorating ideas, and a great combination in every style from romantic, industrial, country or modern. […]