Chair designs you might have seen

The chair must fit a lot into a small package. It must be practical, comfortable, stylish and well-engineered. There is no other furniture that is loved quite like a favourite chair. Chairs became more than just functional items during the 20th century, when technological advancements and major changes in society encouraged people to want creativity and access to interior design that had never existed before. When looking to kit out your office you will want to look for a selection of comfortable Reception Chairs to give your visitors something to…

How do I buy my First House?

Buying a house of your own has felt more and more unobtainable over recent years. With a surge of people opting to stay at home with their parents rather than face the daunting challenge of attempting to get a foothold on the property ladder, it seems a whole generation are going to remain either with their parents or in rented accommodation. But if this really doesn’t appeal to you (or to your parents!) there are a number of ways that you can get your foot on that first rung of…

Upgrading your home the easy way

Whether you’re handy with a paint brush or gardening tools or better at briefing the professionals to do it, there are lots of easy ways you can upgrade your home. Image Credit Brighten Up Your Kitchen Painting the cabinets and appliances in your kitchen can transform how it looks, with bright colours proving a popular alternative to wood-effect finishes in recent years. Greens, pinks and shades of cream are often chosen to bring light and a sense of personality to a kitchen, and you could upgrade your cabinets by painting…

Incorporating metal into your decor

One of the decoration trends that has remained a definite favourite for the past few years is metal. Whether it’s industrial-style metal furniture, traditional tin or big copper or brass trends, metal is here to stay. One area that is often overlooked is the ceiling but you can make this the fifth wall, so to speak and even include metal in this space. Are you looking for style inspiration and want to know how to integrate metal into your home? Then here are some modern metal ideas to bring your…

Top tips to style a small living room

A small living room can be a challenge. When styled wrong, it can be stifling and feel cramped. Image Credit Here we look at some great tips and tricks to make the most of the space you have, which may be essential considering living rooms have reduced in size by a third, according to this article in The Guardian. Tidy and declutter First, strip back and ensure only the items you need and want are in the room. Give everything a spot and make sure it gets put back where…

A comprehensive reform combines tradition with a very modern touch in a rural environment

I can not think of a better way to start the year with this detached house is located in the old village of La Cerdanya in Lleida, surrounded by forests and with spectacular views of the natural park of Cadí and the Valley of the Cerdanya. The town began to rehabilitate fifteen years ago and, since then, there are already five houses rebuilt. With its reform project, Dom Arquitectura set out to build a house with traditional elements and, at the same time, to ensure that it is modern and offers a welcoming atmosphere. The…

The best tricks to organize clothes and end the chaos of your wardrobe

We have all experienced what happened to Carrie Bradshaw while she moved from her apartment to move in with Aidan: to start finding pieces of clothing that we had hidden in the closet and fall in love again. Or discover that pair of shoes that we forget without wanting and never release … This can happen to the chaos that can live in a very small space where all the clothes are agglomerated and in the end we end up seeing the same thing . It is normal to think that “we have nothing to wear” in front of dozens of garments,…

How to choose a hardwood floor

If you are considering a hardwood floor for your home, then you may appreciate these tips on how to make the right decision for your needs. As with all design decisions you will need to balance the look you want with the practicalities of fitting the floor. Keep the following in mind: Image Credit Quality and sustainability The price of wood varies, depending on the type tree it has been cut from and whether it has been raised to any particular standard. If sustainability is a concern for you, then…

Art Attack: How to Design Your Own Mosaic Art

Mosaic art tiles are all-purpose medium with several possibilities because you can design a lamp, decorate a table, create a wall décor or embellish a floor. Look all around you for creative design ideas including works of art, photographs, magazines and even aquariums will help you coin new artistic plans. Once you have decided what to create, you can visit craft stores to find tile pieces with variety of colors that will suit your tastes and preferences. Below are the ideas you can attend to begin designing your own mosaic art: 1. You must sketch what design you…

Benefits of Making Early Reservation for Accommodation

A few years ago there was a craze for late holiday bookings. People were leaving their planning until the last minute in hope that they could cash in on a cheap last minute accommodation deal. But these days are now long gone. If you leave booking your vacation close to the time that you actually want to go away then you will find yourself paying extortionate prices. The roles have well and truly reversed. Nowadays, there are many benefits associated with making an early reservation, making it very much recommended that you go…