Paint Ideas – Paint Effects

Using special paint effects you can texture and color walls in ways that make them unique. There are two basic methods of applying paint effect, adding as background color with a sponge or by spattering. The different tools used to manipulate the paint produce quite different effects and the colors you choose make each pattern…

Windows – Blinds and Shutters

Blinds and shutters help to control heat, reduce noise and provide privacy and are decorative alternative to curtains. Blinds and shutters are simple, modern and allow all types of windows to remain uncluttered; they are relatively inexpensive and tend to work very well on small windows and in small rooms.  Choose the right kind of…

Furnishing – Curtain Holders

Curtains are screen between you and the outside world, keep you warm and reduce noise significantly. These practical matters are as important as the color, design and texture of curtain fabric. Curtains should be either windowsill or floor length; else they can ruin the proportion of the window. Curtain holders are as important as curtain…

Staircase Runner Ideas

Decorating stairs? Well, that’s not something most of us would think of on everyday basis and even though wooden and marble stairs look amazing they are not safe, especially if you have kids or pets. Staircase runners can become a safer and decorative option, patterns and colors can easily renew the look and gives an…

Minimalist Living Room Designs

Minimalist design is becoming first choice for small apartment owners, and the concept offers simplicity, freedom from clutter and stress. While planning a minimalist concept keep in mind to organize the place with necessary elements to occupy space and add style, “less is more” thought process is what you need to achieve the sleek and…

Faux Fireplace Ideas

If you have liked the idea of a fireplace but don’t think it was practical enough, well you have an easy answer – fake fireplace. Fireplace serves as focal point in any space and can be decorated in many different ways. Designs  are available in virtually endless shapes, sizes, styles and finishes. There are many…