Your home is always there to provide a friendly, warming ‘hello’ when you step through the door. Your pre-children style however, may not be as family friendly as it could be after a hectic day at work or a day out with your little ones. As your family starts to grow you soon notice the small flaws in your house, which need to be revamped and rectified so your children are … [Read more...] about Family Friendly Furnishings to Make Your House a Home
The planet is on everyone’s mind at the moment. Well, the people that deny it’s in trouble aren’t worrying but they’re douches! Mother earth is getting warmer, CO2 pollution is increasing, and the world is suffering as a result. Sorry about the slight apocalypse digression but it’s an important topic. Okay, where were we? Oh yes, this planet of ours which we call home. … [Read more...] about The Extreme Nature Trend: Going Au Naturel At Home
Capturing the feel you want when you’re designing a room can be quite the challenge. Without being able to see all of your choices together before you settle on them, you will always have to take on a little bit of a risk when you’re working on your home decor. Of course, though, like most of the jobs you have to do throughout life, there are loads of ways to make this easier. … [Read more...] about Altering Perceptions: Simple Changes With Big Results
Renting or purchasing your first home and moving out by yourself can be an extremely exciting milestone. No longer are you confined by the rules of the family home, and you’re free to live how you like- however it can be a little daunting too. From paying bills to cooking for yourself and keeping on top of your chores, there’s plenty to be learned from living … [Read more...] about Creating a Proper, Grown- Up Feel In Your First Home
Being energy conscious is something we do without even being aware of it, but with the summer months just around the corner, it’s time to go all out in your efforts. We can all agree that getting yourself prepared for the summer is one thing, looking fresh in the sun is always the most fun part of the warmer months, but you can also be a little more environmentally friendly … [Read more...] about Be Light Conscious And Look Good Doing It!
Your kitchen is the most important room in your family house. It’s where you cook, where you eat, and it’s culturally the room where people gather to talk about their days and their aspirations. Your kitchen sees a lot in a day and sometimes you can still guess what happened in there just by the clues that are left behind. Fingerprints and crumbs on the countertop surface tell … [Read more...] about 8 Tips For a Spotless Kitchen
I love using white for home interiors. It makes a room bright and open, and gives you a blank canvas for lots of accessories and fun features. When a room feels bright and natural, it is relaxing but also the perfect space to work in. I feel like there's more space to think in a room that isn't too cluttered with color. I might be a way off from owning my own home, but that … [Read more...] about My Best Tips for Bright and Natural Interiors
If you are frustrated with your small kitchen, you are not alone. This is something that a lot of homeowners need to contend with today. However, this is not something you need to simply accept. A lot of homeowners are not making the most of their kitchen, making it feel even smaller and more frustrating. With that in mind, let’s take a look at some of the ways you can make … [Read more...] about Frustrated With Your Small Kitchen?
When redecorating a bedroom, one of the most important things to focus on is comfort. A bedroom is the place where you'll experience all different kinds of emotions. It's where you'll flop onto the bed after a bad break up and cry until you have no more tears left. It's where you'll dance around when you've just found out you got the job you always wanted. It's where you'll … [Read more...] about Transform Your Bedroom Into a Comfortable Haven
Anyone who owns a home likely one day wishes to be the owner of a beautiful and enviable home media room. More and more people find positive benefit in unwinding in front of the television or video games console for an hour or two each night, and maybe more on the weekends. These have become an integral and necessary part of our culture, meaning that designing your own space … [Read more...] about How to Organize the Ultimate Home Entertainment Room
There’s nothing worse than feeling as if your home isn’t quite as fresh and modern as it used to be. Obviously, you could say this is a sign of the times. Nothing stays “new” forever, especially with teenage boys in the house. But you don’t have to let your house fall into disrepair. You should feel warm and welcome in your own home. While this doesn’t mean you need a glitzy, … [Read more...] about Renovating to Make Your Home Feel Brand New
Everybody wants to feel comfortable in their home, and everybody wants others to feel comfortable in it too. Yes, nobody wants a guest of theirs in their home to be uncomfortable within it and counting down the seconds until he or she can leave it. And, it is for this reason why making our homes guest friendly is one of the most stressful things that we do. But, you can take … [Read more...] about Three Easy Ways to Make Your Home as Comfortable as Can Be for Guests
The role your bedroom plays in your life is to keep you comfortable, warm and safe at night in order to induce a good night’s sleep out of you. But, your bedroom isn’t going to do all of this alone. No, you, yourself will have to help your bedroom along the way in regard to this task; you, yourself will have to turn it into the true sleeping oasis it needs and wants to be. To … [Read more...] about Turning Your Bedroom into a True Sleeping Oasis
Show your complex side with a dark and moody bedroom, with subtle Victorian-inspired elements. You don't even need to convince the spirits for inspiration though! Just read on for some suggestions. Walls Begin your room transformation by painting the walls a dark color. Plums, greys, and even blacks can work well, as long as you balance these in the room design as a … [Read more...] about A Dark And Moody Bedroom
If you have a spare bedroom in your home, don’t just let it be wasted space. Transforming it into a spare bedroom means it’s easy for friends and family to come to stay, and you can be the hostess with the mostest! We all want to be that person who friends always want to come and visit and stay with- so clear out all of the old boxes of junk, and make a glam guest bedroom that … [Read more...] about Spare Bedroom? Make it Glam for Guests!
In this time of mobile technology and virtual offices, the dream of working from home is now an authentic option for many of us. If you love the idea of kicking back in your own space, there are a few essentials you will need. If you are an employee making the most of the option, you may have everything you need to carry out your daily duties provided for you by the boss, but … [Read more...] about Home Office Essentials