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How to Bring a Touch of Luxury to Your Home

How to Bring a Touch of Luxury to Your Home

Your living environment has a far-reaching impact on how you feel and plays a crucial role in your comfort and wellbeing. So, making sure your home is designed to elevate your mood and comfort levels is essential. As well as helping you to feel good, it is also crucial your home is a place you feel proud of and reflects your style. Creating a touch of luxury for your home is an excellent way to elevate the space to super stylish levels and ensure that you feel proud of your home. If you are keen to create a high-end aesthetic…

Think Practical Then Aesthetics

Think Practical Then Aesthetics

Form follows function. A space must be practical then aesthetics will follow. So before you renovate your home, think about how practical you need it to be before you start thinking about style. Think practical then aesthetics. When it comes to renovating your property, consider the bigger jobs first and how functional the spaces need to be. Work out the practical then aesthetics. Decide what you need to run a functional home before making decisions on the new color scheme you will be used to lighten your space. The costliest part of a renovation can be making changes halfway through…

Electrical Wiring: 3 Important Design Considerations

Electrical Wiring: 3 Important Design Considerations

There are many small design details to remember when renovating a room. However, the electrical wiring is one that people often overlook. Electrical sockets are a practical fixture, yet many renovators don’t think about how they fit with the rest of the decor. In some cases, people do think about the design elements but forget about safety issues. It’s important that you consider both when making any electrical wiring decisions. These are some of the crucial design elements to consider when changing electrical outlets during a home renovation.  Other Materials and Finishes In The Room Although electrical sockets are simple…

6 Home Redecorating Tips From Floor To Ceiling

6 Home Redecorating Tips From Floor To Ceiling

Home redecorating doesn’t need to be complicated. However, when you decide to change the look of your home, it can seem like a daunting task. So you’ll find these simple tips very useful. Whether it is a full-scale upgrade or just minor tweaks, all you need is some home redecorating inspiration and expert tips. Redecorating your home can be fun and very satisfying. So don’t stress out. Use these simple tips to DIY or hire an interior design professional to help you. Home redecorating should start from the floor Design and redecoration can indeed get overwhelming. However, there is a…

Adding Personality to Your Small Apartment

Adding Personality to Your Small Apartment

Moving into a new, albeit small apartment, is an exciting process. However, you’ll want to make your new property feel like home straight away. This is always challenging but can be even trickier if your apartment is on the smaller side. With these handy tips and tricks, you can maximise the space you have and add heaps of personality to your small apartment: Work the building’s architecture With any luck, you’ll be moving into an apartment that looks as good from the outside as it will inside. The style of the property can give you the basis for your interior…

Putting Down Roots: Making a New Property Feel Like ‘Yours’

Putting Down Roots: Making a New Property Feel Like ‘Yours’

Putting down roots can be difficult. Many of us move around a fair bit during our early adult years. We move away to college or university, followed by student houses and apartment shares shortly after. Later on, you might move out alone or with a partner until eventually scouring sites like Bloomdale and deciding on a place that we want to stay in for the foreseeable future. It’s this property that you want to make ‘home’, you want to be putting down roots and transforming it into a place where you genuinely love spending time. But what exactly can you…

Increasing Natural Elements to Beautify Your Home

Increasing Natural Elements to Beautify Your Home

The presence of natural elements can have a very calming effect on us and helps to relieve stress. If you can increase the influence of nature in your home, you can create a far more welcoming and relaxing space for yourself. These are some of the best ways to bring the natural world into your home and increase the natural elements to beautify your home. The Best Natural Elements Are Plants Some good house plants give your home a very natural feel and they’re a great way to decorate the house without spending much money at all. They’re also good…

Less Stress Decorating With 4 Expert Tips

Less Stress Decorating With 4 Expert Tips

Less stress decorating can be achieved even if you’re an amateur decorator. Using 4 easy expert tips, you’ll be able to revamp a room this weekend and be happy with the results. Whether you love putting on your overalls and splashing paint about or not, sometimes decorating your home can be a stressful process. Re-decorating can offer unfamiliar challenges, unforeseen circumstances, and be pretty hard work physically. Happily, there are some steps you can take to make decorating a little less stressful. These expert painting tips will definitely help you. Less Stress Decorating #1 : Use Dust Sheets. The first…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Top Design Ideas To Modernise and Beautify Your Home

Top Design Ideas To Modernise and Beautify Your Home

Top design ideas differ from trends in that top design ideas have longevity as well as style. There are ways to modernise and beautify your home without great expense and without fearing a short-lived trend. Perhaps you love your home – the location, the neighbours, the amenities – but you need some tweaking to make it more of a dream home. The top design ideas below will help you to create the home you desire by simply tweaking what you have. Top Design Ideas for Your Kitchen Your kitchen is a place where everyone comes together so it must be…

Style Ideas For The Perfect Garden Party

Style Ideas For The Perfect Garden Party

The perfect garden party is achievable by even the most inexperienced host. All you need are a few expert tips, a little energy and heaps of your own personality. Here’s how to style your own perfect garden party. When Summer is here it’s time for numerous fabulous garden parties. But is your garden underwhelming? Then it’s time you set about creating space for the perfect garden party to host the night time gatherings or daytime barbecues you desire. When it comes to improving your garden with a sense of style that all of your guests will be envious of, what…