Interior Design

Buying Designer Furniture for Your Home…The RIGHT Way

Buying Designer Furniture for Your Home…The RIGHT Way

When purchasing designer furniture for your home there are several decisions you need to make. From style to budget, no-one wants to make a mistake. Here’s how not to. Designer furniture must be well-considered. The four main areas on which to make a decision are; the budget. How much can you afford for the right piece? the style. Will it be classic or more edgy? the colour. Neutral? Bold? Patterned? the fabric. Leather? Linen? Velvet? Stain-Resistant? Pet proof? However, before you begin to consider these attributes, first decide whether you want luxury designer furniture or high street furniture with a…

5 Quick and Easy Home Moving Tips

5 Quick and Easy Home Moving Tips

These 5 home moving tips will help you to be organised and less stress when your moving house. It’s a lot of upheaval so it’s best to be prepared and start planning early. Home moving is an incredibly stressful process and whether you’re completely new to moving house or you’ve done it a million times before – it never gets easier. There are so many things you need to remember to do and no matter how well you do them, it always seems as though something goes wrong. To help you avoid the stress of a home removal, I’ve put…

How to Choose Perfect Kitchen Cabinets

How to Choose Perfect Kitchen Cabinets

The kitchen is the heart of the home because this is the communal space used to cook for the entire family plus friends. The kitchen is also the place where everyone gets together in the morning before scattering to work or school. It’s where the family gathers in the evening to have a wonderful dinner and discuss the matters of the day. Now, such an important space must be designed with care for efficiency, organization, and harmony. Each corner must be used wisely, and the cabinets play a huge role in both general aspect and functionality. Not to mention that…

The Rules for New Year House Fitness

The Rules for New Year House Fitness

New Year house fitness is about getting your home in shape for 2019. Now that the festive season is over, you are likely to have set some new year’s resolutions – yet, achieving these resolutions can be a lot easier to attain when you are operating from a  calm and ordered home. Many of us are looking to get our bodies in shape. However, it can pay to get your house in shape too, with some New Year house fitness rules. As the saying goes “tidy house tidy mind”. So if you’re looking to achieve some major goals, it can…

How to Create a Good Office Environment

How to Create a Good Office Environment

A good office environment is crucial whether you work from home or somewhere else. So use these tips to ensure creativity and productivity in your office space… wherever it is. If your team members work within the office every day, it makes sense to make it a good office environment. This means a productive, comfortable space that is welcoming and inviting, for both employees and clients. When your employees work in a happy environment daily, they are naturally more creative. They enjoy higher job satisfaction and feel like an appreciated, valued member of the team. What’s more, as a business…

New House Party Ideas

New House Party Ideas

New house party ideas will have your new home warmed up in no time. House warming parties, that it is. You’ve just moved in. It’s taken you a couple of weeks to make your new house into your own. So now it’s time to invite people over with a few new house party ideas Housewarming parties are still very much alive although they don’t get mentioned as much as they used to. Perhaps you think all the ideas that have ever been done before are right there for you to Google. You don’t want to be generic and do what…

Five New Year Cosy Home Ideas

Five New Year Cosy Home Ideas

New Year cosy home ideas will get you over Christmas and into a new way of thinking about how you like to decorate your home. Once the ‘chrissie decs’ come down, you may be looking for more cosy home ideas. Here they are. As we approach the festive season, many people are focusing their attention beyond Christmas and into the New Year. If you’re looking to make your home more cosy in the new year, there are some simple, easy and cheap things you can do to achieve this.   In this article we’re going to take a look at…

Your Comfortable Home With 4 Vital Elements

Your Comfortable Home With 4 Vital Elements

Have you ever wondered what makes a comfortable home? Ask 15 different people and you’ll get 15 different answers; everyone has their own opinion. The idea of a comfortable home generally depends on what people value. For instance, some people value a home that has modern design elements. Others prefer a more traditional approach to decor, colours and furniture. Everyone has their own idea of what it means to live in a comfortable home, but there are four vital elements that will remain consistent no matter who you ask. You might subconsciously know some of these fundamentals. However, here is…

Planning Your Spring Garden In Advance

Planning Your Spring Garden In Advance

Planning your Spring garden gives you a focus away from the chills of winter. Before long, you’ll be seeing yourself picking Spring flowers and sipping wine in the sun. So while you’re deep in the winter period, take the opportunity to plan just how you’re going to improve your home in 2019. There’s nothing quite like the procession of Spring with its blooming beauty and brilliance. So perhaps this can be the best place to start. Spring is often the time to commit to deep household cleansing and throwing out old junk. Adding decorative efforts to that list can just…

Four New Homewares Trends You’ll LOVE in 2019

Four New Homewares Trends You’ll LOVE in 2019

I’m awaiting the new homewares trends with great anticipation. Homewares are usually those inexpensive items you can replace fairly regularly and up-date your decor at the same time. Bring it on! Now that we are getting to the end of 2018, we have a thorough idea of what the year ahead has in store for the world of new homewares trends. Trade shows have commenced, shops have updated their product range, and experts have had their say. This means that an exciting picture of the top home product trends has been formed. From glitz and glamour to taking a walk…

The Home Cleaning Hacks That Make Any House Shine

The Home Cleaning Hacks That Make Any House Shine

Do you think home cleaning hacks are used by the professionals? Maybe they do. But you don’t have to be a professional cleaner to create a shiny bright and irresistibly clean home. Here, we have some amazing home cleaning hacks that will make any house shine. Take a look and you’ll see that cleaning your home doesn’t have to be such a chore – in fact, many people say that cleaning helps them to feel less anxious!   Clean From The Top Down Start by cleaning your home from the top down. Many amateur cleaners end up cleaning the wrong…

Do It White! Get White Decor Right.

Do It White! Get White Decor Right.

White decor is misunderstood. You might think that all-white rooms do little to inspire. But a correct understanding of white decor can lead to incredible interior designs. White decor can excite, relax, and create a sense of volume and space in your home. White doesn’t necessarily mean “blank canvas.” It’s a style in and of itself – and one that can create a dramatic effect. But doing white right is difficult. Here are some pointers to get you started. Consider Different Tones In White Decor People imagine that decorating with white involves using a single shade of white, painting all…

Viva La Minimalism! A Minimalist Interior That’s Right.

Viva La Minimalism! A Minimalist Interior That’s Right.

A minimalist interior is probably different from what you think. It’s not white rooms and only a chair for furniture. In fact, a minimalist interior is likely the decor for which you are striving, you just know it yet. All things eclectic and vintage have been decor directions for some time, bamboozling us with their randomness, disorder, and colour. However, there is a stalwart of fans that aren’t willing to let go the joys of a minimalist interior. These perfectionist folk with their eye on sleek lines, blocks of monochrome colour and clutter-free living adore the concept of minimalism. Show…

Think Like A Decorator With Expert Tricks

Think Like A Decorator With Expert Tricks

Would you like to think like a decorator? We all want our homes to reflect our personalities and suit our lifestyle. Those important elements don’t need to be sacrificed in order to create a home you love with the style you crave. Yes, you can easily think like a decorator with a few key tips and a mindset change. One of my key tips is to try and view the room to be redecorated as belonging to someone else. Sometimes taking a step back and not being so emotionally involved WILL help you to make better interior design decisions. So…

Mood Enhancing Decor To Love Where You Live

Mood Enhancing Decor To Love Where You Live

Mood enhancing decor can take your home from bland to grand with a few simple tips. Even if you are renting, these five expert ideas will give you inspiration and motivation. Your home really is your castle. Mood enhancing decor that’s personal to YOUR lifestyle is essential to making a house a home. However, sometimes it’s not easy to decide what you need to do. You may ask yourself “How do I style my home the right way? To match both your tastes and your lifestyle it can be difficult to make decisions. Because trying to pull together comfortable living…