Kitchen Windowsill Décor Ideas for Spring Time

  As one of the most functional rooms in the house, when it comes to decorating a kitchen, practicality should be a big consideration. That’s not to say that your kitchen need be the embodiment of minimalistic understatement. Because there are in fact plenty of decorative touches that can help to bring life to such an important living space without …

How to choose blinds for children’s rooms

Choosing the right window blinds for a child’s room is of paramount importance with safety and well-being, the most important considerations. Preserving your sanity is also rather important so finding a window-dressing product that is actually appealing to the youngster is probably a good idea. That way they’ll want to spend more time playing in their rooms instead of tearing …

Bedroom Feng Shui Guidelines

Looking to turn your bedroom into a serene and calming sanctuary? Then the art of Feng Shui is probably going to a big help in achieving this. By observing some key principles associated with this ancient Chinese philosophy, you’ll be able to transform your place of rest into a metaphysical idyll in no time. The Use of Colour For a …

The Ultimate 2016 Interior Colour Trends

With regards to interior colour trends in 2016, stimulation seems to be the buzzword. A need for exaggerated senses of sight, sound, smell and touch to counteract the banality of our brave new digital world has resulted in the liberal use of colour, hues and patterns. You could say that it’s a natural reaction to what one designer has dubbed …

Key Considerations for Kitchen Blinds

Balancing aesthetic considerations with practical realities is especially important in a space like a kitchen. Not only is the kitchen the focal point of most homes, it is also a multi-functional room which serves a range of domestic purposes. So there are a few considerations which should be taken into account when choosing products such as window blinds. Humidity The …

How to give your kitchen a facelift

  As one of the busiest rooms in the house, there are times when your kitchen is going to need sprucing up. Despite this seemingly daunting proposition, there are lots of things which can be done and at a relatively low budget, which should help provide your kitchen with a new lease of life. Here are a few pointers. Cabinets …

How to decorate window sills in your living room

Windowsills offer a great opportunity to enhance a domestic space such as a living room. At little cost and with relative ease, you can accentuate a feature that is often overlooked during decorating projects. Here are a few tips on how to go about this. Candles The calming effect of candles can be put to good use in all kinds …

Materials people use for their blinds

Blinds are among the most ubiquitous window treatments on the market. Their popularity in both domestic and commercial settings is down to the ease in which they can be used to control light, temperature and levels of privacy. They come in a wide variety of materials to suit different requirements. Here’s a guide to some of the most popular types. …

5 ways to maximise space in your kitchen

Small kitchens require a good, practical layout and a spot of imagination to ensure that food preparation and other functions can be performed easily and without stress. Here are a few tips on how to maximise your kitchen space so that you can achieve this. Walls and Surfaces Choose light tones for decorating your walls and surfaces if possible – …

Decorating your home office

Working at home is becoming increasingly prevalent these days. So it makes sense to create a favourable environment which combines productivity, practicality and comfort. With this in mind, we offer a few ideas that should help you to make a home-working space that encourages good working habits and helps you to maintain good organisation. The Right Furniture The type of …