An Indoor Pool – Photo Courtesy: Porto Bay Trade When you are designing an indoor swimming pool, there are so many different things that have to be taken into consideration that creating your swimming pool design is a lot like putting together a jigsaw puzzle! All of the different design (and technical) elements must fit […]
How Patterned Cushion Covers Can Add A Drama To Your Room?
Do you have a deep desire to add some style and drama to your room? Well, just throw in a few brightly colored and attractive cushions. Voila you have successfully added spunk to your room! While that looks to simple to do, there are lots of things you need to consider when choosing them. Adding […]
How To Create A ‘Reading Corner’ For Your Living Room Or Bedroom
A beautiful and cozy Reading Corner in a home in Asheville, North Carolina, USA – Photo Courtesy: Anoldent Unfortunately, not all of us have quite the space or the number of rooms necessary to create a home library which is why these tend to be the sole luxury of the very wealthy or those who […]
Three Novel Ways to Use Your Conservatory
This superb Victorian style conservatory in Daresbury, Cheshire uses Crystal pilasters and dentil mouldings to achieve a restrained elegance. Many people simply don’t appreciate the allure of a conservatory until they give it some serious consideration. Some choose to add a conservatory not simply to extend their home and create more space, but also to […]
A Guide to Upholstery and Fabrics
The fabrics used in upholstery are particularly important and, in fact, they can account for more than 80% of the price of an upholstered item. There are five main textiles used in upholstery. This article will describe their origins and uses in modern furniture. Belgian Linen This fabric has been manufactured by Belgian artisans […]
When you’re looking to design a kitchen, you’ll need to consider functionality as well as design. The country kitchen is often called ‘the heart of the home’; it’s where food is lovingly prepared and families gather to cook together. It’s so important to make sure you have a country kitchen design that really fits your lifestyle.
Eco-friendly furniture can be found in all sorts of places – you can seek out the latest sleek Eco-gadgets to deliver long term affordability to your home’s energy needs, or look for pre-loved furnishings in garage sales or auctions that will give your home a lived-and-loved personality, full of stories and character, as well as being fabulously green.