The way your home is decorated says a lot about your personality. When we step into your living room, we may see that you are a traditional or very modern person. If we see a lot of foreign style decor or souvenirs on the wall, we may assume that you are a worldly traveller. Even when you don’t put any thought or effort at all into your home interior, it will still speak volumes about you. If the living room is a cluttered mess, that’s just part of who you are.
While it is true that your home should reflect who you are, there is nothing wrong with considering other people’s thought and opinions about it. When you can’t decide on which piece of furniture to buy, there is no shame in getting a second opinion.
With this site I wish to give you some of my own tips and ideas about decorating the interior and exterior of your home. I can only hope that I can be of some assistance to you. Whether I convince you to buy a lift top coffee table, invest in some leather furniture or teach you how to install a backsplash in the kitchen, I’m happy that my articles helped give you a nudge in the right direction.
Now I must tell you, as the main writer of this site, I do not have a degree in interior design. I’m just a simple person who loves helping his friends and family put together their home interior decor, and thought he might provide some of his thoughts to people online. All my knowledge stems from reading various home decor magazines and watching home make-over shows. I promise you though that my information is well researched and I only try to give my honest opinion with them.
Kids love bean bag chairs. I have yet to meet a kid that would prefer to sit on an ordinary chair over a bean bag. They just find bean bags more fun and comfortable to sit on, and as an adult I can’t really disagree with them.
Maybe your kid just started getting his first homework assignments and you want to get him a desk for his room. Perhaps your kid’s all grown up, and you want to turn his old room into a home office. It could just be that you live in a very small apartment and don’t have a lot of room. Whatever the reason is that you need one, below is a top 10 list of office desks for small spaces.
A simple and inexpensive decorating idea for your home is replacing your worn or outdated table lamps or shades. Lamp shades for table lamps are available in a wide range of styles, shapes, and sizes, with color schemes that will match any type of home furnishings.
One of the best things you can do when remodeling your kitchen is upgrading or replacing your old cabinets. You will find a vast selection of kitchen cabinet hardware that can be easily matched to any kind of kitchen decor. Kitchen hardware for cabinets can be purchased in a variety of metals such as wrought iron, brass, and galvanized steel.
All too often people find a snugly sofa throw blanket at the store and take it home only to find that it does not match the decor. These blankets may stay on the couch for a day or two, but usually wind up stored in a closet, brought out only when they are needed. Shoppers can use these tricks to get throws for sofas to match up with the rest of their décor perfectly.
Subway tiles for bathroom spaces are appealing for a number of reasons. The primary reason is aesthetic appeal. They look good. Secondarily, bathroom subway tile is easy to maintain. Whether the medium for these tiles is stone, ceramic, glass or porcelain, they are easy to clean on any wall they adorn. They are also water-resistant and rust proof making them an excellent choice for washrooms.
We all love shopping for new clothes, but some of us don’t have the needed space for a big closet to store them in. Fortunately there have been a few inventive people that have seen this problem and thought of some closet solutions for small spaces. Some of these will help you maximize the space [...]
A lot of people that live in a small apartment don’t have a lot of space to work with. Often these people will forget about getting a kitchen table, and opt to simply eat on the couch. This does not have to be the case though, as the following 3 kitchen tables are especially suited for small dining areas.
With all the articles about backsplashes lately, I thought it was time to show you some examples. Below are a few pictures of backsplashes in kitchens that I personally like a lot. This backsplash is made of metal tiles. The person that installed it chose to only cover the wall directly behind the stove. [...]