Category archive: Interior Design

Tips Choosing Colour for Children Rooms

Children respond to bright colors. Even if the walls are white or pale pastel you can add bright accents on window and door trims, furniture, rugs and painted modular storage units. For a soft theme, paint the walls pale yellow. This is a good, safe color for a boy or girl. You can then add…

Details

How to Plan Your Bedroom Design

Before going any further with your decisions about wall, floor and window treatments, you should make a furniture placement plan. The position of the bed is the most important one. This is where you’ll spend most of your time when you’re in the bedroom. If you know anything about the Eastern philosophy of feng shui,…

Details

Getting Started with Your House Decoration

Gathering as much visual material as possible is a great way to begin. Nothing arms us for making responsible decisions better than information. The more you know about yourself, what kinds of environments make you feel the most comfortable, and the rooms you’re most attracted to, the more successful you’ll be at decorating your first…

Details

Some Custom Home Design Ideas

A custom home design is perfect for consumers who dislike stock floor plans When you approach a meeting with a custom builder, you should be armed with ideas for designing each room. Challenge a builder to incorporate your ideas instead of giving into pressure to accept designs that don’t meet your needs. Here are examples…

Details

How to Decorate your Bedroom with Wallpaper

A wallpaper treatment is often used to create an environment in the bedroom. It’s a great way to change the look of the room with relatively little cost and time. Wallpapering is an easy do-it-yourself project, even if you’ve never done it before. Another option is to wallpaper the ceiling as well, but this isn’t…

Details

Space-Stretching Techniques for Your Bathrooms

Most of us complain that we don’t have enough space in the bathroom. The first thing you want to do is make the room seem streamlined. This means simple decorating. 1. Walls: White paint makes any room look larger and brighter. Mirror tiles on one wall are practical and room enlarging. 2. Windows: Fabric shades,…

Details

Decorating Your Child’s Room

If you’re decorating a room to be used as a nursery, keep in mind that babies grow quickly into toddlers, who grow into preschoolers, who grow into school age children, and all along the way the room must change to meet their growing needs. While it’s tempting to decorate the perfect nursery, aside from the…

Details

Tips for Painting Your Living Room

If you don’t like the colour of the walls in your new home, you have several choices. You can paint, wallpaper, faux finish or panel them. If you love the colour that’s on your walls, work with it. If you want to start with a fresh new colour scheme, painting the room is the easiest…

Details

Styling Your Home

Don’t be in a hurry and don’t be embarrassed if your house or apartment is filled with empty space for a while. Take your time. I know this is hard for many people who are used to being organized and getting to end results quickly in other areas of their lives. But if you take…

Details

A Guide to Decorating Your Kitchen

Floors Your kitchen floor covering is important. This is where you want good looks, practicality and comfort. You may do a lot of standing while preparing meals in this room. You want the floor to be resilient and easy to clean. This is where you might be feeding pets and children. Is this also a…

Details