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When furniture is properly prepared and finished it usually looks just like what it is – brand new. But some people don’t like the brand new look, and sometimes a brand new piece of furniture doesn’t fit into the style of the room. Distressing is used to add the effects of years of wear and tear in a short time. Since old furniture usually has dents, dings, and worn edges, distressing tries to imitate those imperfections from wear over time. Depending on the style of home decor, especially in more industrial spaces, distressed design can offer a beautiful rustic quality[...] Continue Reading
Most people want to make the best use they can of their space. When designing a home, there are some spaces that are usually called dead spaces because they are difficult to make use of. But these spaces can serve many functions and can indeed be used to their fullest extent. One of the ways to use these spaces and avoid wasting any of your precious space are corner cabinets.
Thinking about reinventing your home? There’s no better way than choosing a unique bathroom theme idea. There are countless different possibilities, but to decide on the one that’s right for you, you’ll need some inspiration. Fortunately for you, providing you with fresh and innovative ideas is what the following paragraphs are all about!
The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in the house. If you strive to make your home comfortable, chances are you want it to be both functional and organized. But how do you go about doing that? Here are some tips on how to rid your kitchen of clutter and improve its storage capacity!
There are already so many cases of unnecessary spending when renovating a home; why should you be a part of it? There is, however, one major mistake people make while drafting up their budgets – treating professional contractors as if they were an unwarranted luxury by default. In this post we’re going to list six reasons why you shouldn’t think like that, especially when doing something as important as designing and remodeling your kitchen!
Turning a house or an apartment into the home of your dreams takes both time and effort. And if you really want to do it right, you’ll consider hiring a professional. After all, there are so many factors involved in the process, many of which might not even cross your mind. There’s one problem, though – many people are reluctant to hire interior designers because they’re afraid of wasting money. Fortunately, there are plenty of things you can do to ensure your budget is spent just the way you want it to be. Check out these tips for working with[...] Continue Reading
Countertops in your kitchen play an important role in establishing the mood of your home decor. They not only give the final touch to your kitchen, they dictate how we function. Before choosing the right countertops material, homeowners have to assess the way they live. There’s a wide range of countertops materials available, and factors like durability and quality are important when choosing the best material. You can also personalize your design by doing some creative mixing of textures, patterns, and colors. Choosing the best countertop material depends on your specific expectations, but factors like durability, maintenance, and design are[...] Continue Reading
Most people have a junk drawer in their house that seems to collect all miscellaneous items we don’t know what to do with. These drawers are usually full of random items that don’t deserve a spot in your kitchen. No matter how many times you try to organize it, somehow it’s always full of junk. Having a junk drawer is handy, but to be honest, it’s a bit of hassle to wade through when trying to find that one thing you need. You can still keep your junk drawer, but maybe it’s the time to do a makeover and organize[...] Continue Reading
There are plenty of Pinterest boards and interior design blogs that make it seem like anyone can start and finish a kitchen remodeling project. These websites are full of useful information and are great to find inspiration for your project, but the reality is that you’re going to need a professional help. A kitchen remodeling project is dusty, messy, and sometimes even stressful. Kitchen designers are educated about how to make the most of the space and about what’s safe, so you might want to consider reviewing some professional resources.
Keeping kitchen countertops neat and organized is a real challenge because it can become a catch-all for family items to rest. It doesn’t matter if your kitchen is large or small, keeping your countertops organized can be a real challenge. The less clutter the more clean a room can feel, but what is the best formula to accomplish that in the kitchen? We’ve prepared some ideas on how to organize your kitchen countertops. 1. Hang cooking utensils right where you need them. Placing your spatulas and spoons in a jar is a stylish solution, but it’s not the most practical[...] Continue Reading