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DIY Brick Wall Exposure

modern reading nook with exposed brick walls

How often have you watched a film where the innocent victim is being attacked by a sadistic, insane serial killer only to find the climax of the film has come too soon? You are only midway through the movie when the victim is lost in a rundown mansion that resembles a mausoleum. Spooky, right? It gets worse. He or she is pressed up against an…

DIY Hints to Restore the Beauty out of the Blah

DIY redecoration ideas

We’ve all experienced the closing scene of the Social Network. Dejectedly sitting, nay, slumping in an office chair, refreshing the screen every five seconds willing our eyes to visualize the positive note we are searching. Whether it’s a reply to our resume during the big job hunt, or a personal ad, we long to be connected and thus we refresh. Refresh. Refresh. If only there…

Creative Ideas for High Ceilings

luxury living room with high ceiling

From the towering ceilings of industrial style urban lofts to the rising elevation of foyers in suburban mini-mansions, many homeowners are struggling to come up with ideas for dealing with high ceilings. While the owners of low ceiling bungalows and postage stamp sized city apartments of previous decades never dealt with these sorts of issues, there are plenty of new methods for making the most…

How to Utilize The Bay Window Space

A bay or bow window not only adds character to a home from the outside, but it also provides a uniquely shaped alcove on the inside. Miraculously, some people see this space as something that interrupts the unity of their interior design. Instead of using the space, many people simply cover the windows with simple curtains and move on. However, there are so many interesting…

25 DIY Wall Art Ideas

diy wall art ideas

Are you staring at blank walls, wondering how to fill the empty space? It’s too bad affordable quality art is so hard to find…or is it? Why not take matters into your own hands? With the right supplies, who knows what’s possible? Whether you’re on a tight budget or you just can’t find the right wall art for your space, the DIY ideas below are…

Redesdale Residence in LA overlooks the beautiful San Gabriel Mountains

concrete and wood villa

One of the most appealing aspects of a home is its interior design. But ask anyone in the real estate field and they’ll say that the exterior is just as important. Nestled on the perimeter of the Silver lake reservoirs in LA, California, the Redesdale Residence definitely proves our point — it’s been conceived by the architects at Space International, offers some amazing views and…

Revamped Spanish Home Exudes Simplicity and Style: Bonanova Apartment

large modern living room with industrial theme

In the quest for the grand and the outrageous, we sometimes tend to lose sight of the ordinary and the practical. But it is the simple and the ergonomic that often make the biggest difference as most of us could really use the practical designs and interior styles for our own homes, without worrying too much about the amount of green that we are going…

Cloud City: The Met’s Roof Gets Geodesic Space Pods

Cloud City - Metropolitan Museum of Art 1

Ever thought of how the cities of future would shape up? Going by the current trend, over-populated and highly polluted would be a pretty good answer. Maybe that is exactly what artist/architect Tomás Saraceno feels and that is why he has decided to take us all away from the current set up with his ‘city of the future’ that will be floating high up in…

20 Bookshelf Decorating Ideas

bookshelves decorating ideas

They hold books and help keep us organized. They are bookshelves, and without them, our homes would be filled with piles of reading materials! But what if bookshelves could be as fun as they are functional? Today we explore ways to use bookshelves to heighten our design possibilities. What if decorating your bookshelf were as important as decorating the living room? Below you will find…

How to Make an Industrial Loft Feel Like Home

industrial loft design ideas

Many city dwellers salivate over the prospect of living in an urban loft. There’s something about those exposed beams, brick walls and wide open floor plans that makes living amongst the concrete jungle a much more feasible option. Perhaps it’s because they often offer better views, or perhaps it’s because finding large space in a city is increasingly hard to come by. Not to mention,…




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