Decorating with a Caribbean Influence

beach house yellow living room with caribbean design

The intoxicating feeling of a warm, balmy breeze caressing your bare skin as you stand amid crystal clear turquoise water and dig your toes deeper and deeper into the powdery sand beneath the tiny waves. As you breathe in the damp, salty air you hear the friendly, faraway beat of a calypso drum and hear the tinkling of laughter from a nearby tiki bar. Ahh,…

Whimsical Decor Ideas for Kids Rooms

green and white kids bedroom with floral wallpaper

Once of the most exciting things about decorating childrens’ rooms is that there are almost no limits. Adult living spaces, regardless of how trendy and charming they may aim to be, lack the sort of creativity and color that is the very essence of childhood. However, when it comes to decorating your child’s room (boy or girl), you can provide them the opportunity to allow…

Dazzling Jewel-Toned Decor

Jewel-Toned Decor

Today we celebrate the vibrant appeal of jewel tones! Emerald green, sapphire blue, ruby red, amethyst purple … and more! These hues are so rich, they inspire designers to create magnificent rooms, some of them opulent. In fact, while minimalist modern rooms can certainly feature jewel tones, more often than not, spaces painted in these hues are layered with treasures. It’s almost as if the…

Make a Splash With Tropical Interior Design

tropical house decorations

It’s time to visit the tropics! If not by plane, then by a touch of design magic! Tropical interior design can involve the use of natural materials, such as wicker, rattan, bamboo and teak. Then again, many Hollywood Regency-style rooms filled with glossy furnishings go tropical with the help of fabrics featuring palm leaves, lattice prints and cane motifs. Light and breezy spaces can be…

Choosing Fieldstone Tile for Interior Walls

fieldstone tile walls

In today’s fast-paced, high tech world, the interiors of houses and apartments are beginning to look more like the inside of a space shuttle than the cozy havens human beings once called home. While some people prefer sleek mod designs and complete simplicity, others crave the authenticity of a more rustic dwelling. If you’re looking for a way to satiate your craving for old world…

How to Personalize Your Mantle Decor

mantle decor - birthday decorations

A home is a space that, if nothing else, should reflect your preferred styles and flavors. A successful home design is one that encompasses not only balanced elements and well-planned arrangements, but even home interior needs to have its own voice and unique personality. One space in which you can easily put a little touch of yourself is into your mantle décor. Here are some…

Modern Sliding Doors Wardrobes: Adding Style to Your Bedroom

stylish modern sliding door wardrobes

There are a wide range of options when it comes to choosing the design of your bedroom. A change in the style of wardrobes that are present can really freshen up that look and adding sliding doors to your design surely helps in not just revamping the style but also saving up on some space. There obviously are plenty of ways in which you can…

Six Tips For Fabulous Hardwood Floors

built-in with wine storage and custom cabinets in wooden kitchen with hardwood floors

Having a wonderful wooden floor installed is the easy part of the deal. All you need for that is good taste (maybe an interior designer) and some cash so you can freely splurge. In fact, even a novice could pick out what he wanted and mix and match the style to create a home of his choice with sites like UK Flooring Direct which offering…

How to Clean Tile Grout

white bathroom with grey tile grout

There is something about the look and cool hardness of tile that simply cannot be replicated by any other type of surface. Besides the fact that tile is available in a wide variety of colors or sizes, and can be designed into a number of patterns, it’s also incredibly durable. However, whether as a bathroom surface, flooring or as a kitchen backsplash, one drawback to…

How to Care for Vintage Wood Furniture

Vintage and modern dining room

An antique wood piece is something to be treasured and cherished. It serves as a reminder of generations past while offering a touch of class and personality to any room in your home. Whether you’re a collector of fine wooden furniture, avid antique shopper or simply looking for some help taking care of a family heirloom, when it comes time to clean your pieces you…

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