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4 Common Paint Colour Mistakes
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When you are painting the inside of your home, whether it’s the whole interior or just one room, there are a lot of things to consider. Price of the paint and the tools you need to complete the job come into it of course, but perhaps the most important is the colour. With that in mind, there are common paint colour mistakes and most people make at least one of them. Familiarize yourself with the top four paint colour mistakes and make sure it doesn’t ...
3 Tips For Designing Outdoor Spaces
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Jan 19, 2018 / Home, Interior Design /
Design is not just limited to the inside of your home. Many people who have access to a backyard love to design spaces out there. It can be, after all, a great place to entertain family and friends in the warmer months (e.g. a backyard barbeque or watching fireworks). Without walls, however, some people find designing outdoor spaces a little bit more difficult to handle, simply because of the different type of space than what they might be used to. Here are three key tips ...
4 Tips For Managing Interior Design Projects
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Jan 12, 2018 / Interior Design /
Are you planning to make changes to your home’s interior design? Are you designing your home for the first time? Interior design projects can be a lot of fun, both in a mathematical as well as in a creative sense. However, it is also very easy for an interior design project to get out of hand in many ways, especially if you are trying to manage multiple interior design projects at the same time. The good news is that with a little care, you can ...
Difference Between Interior Design and Decoration
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For the most part, the terms interior design and interior decoration are used interchangeably. Many people use part of one when they describe the other as well. However, despite this supposed overlap, interior design and decoration are actually two different things. Unsure about what the actual difference is? The good news is we are here to help clarify everything for you. Enhance The Function Interior design refers to the function of each room within a home, office space, et cetera. An interior designer’s goal is to enhance ...
Interior Design To Become A Morning Person
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Dec 08, 2017 / Interior Design /
Do you enjoy sleeping in, but need to get up early in the morning now? This can be a difficult thing to do for many people—some are simply not built to be awake too early in the morning. In fact, there are some people who may not even be able to eat for a little while after they wake up early, lest they risk feeling ill. Regardless of why you want to wake up early in the morning, we have the best tips to help you ...
4 Tips For Hanging Pictures
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Nov 24, 2017 / Home, Interior Design /
Artwork, whether a photograph or a canvas painting, is an integral part of any home. It speaks volumes about those who live there, even if it is largely absent. The choice of what to hang up is, obviously, solely your discretion. With that said, you want to ensure everything you do hang is level. You want to ensure things are pleasing to the eye when people look, even in placement. To that end, here are some key tips for handing pictures and paintings in your ...
How To Make Your Room Look Bigger
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Nov 10, 2017 / Interior Design /
When you are working with a small space, both during the interior design process and afterwards, things can get quite cramped. The good news, however, is that you can create illusions in your home to make it seem as if a particular space is quite a bit bigger than it is in reality. Curious about how to go about doing this? We have a good selection of tips to help your space become larger: Picking Paint Wisely Your choice of paint colour is integral in how big ...
3 Simple Painting Tips
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Nov 03, 2017 / Interior Design /
So you want to undertake a painting project. Whether you are just painting one section of a wall or the entire interior of your home, there are some important things to consider and keep in mind while you are painting. This will help ensure your painting project is both completed on time and with great quality. Here are three simple painting tips to help get you on the right track: Measure First How much are you going to be painting? Measuring the size of your project, whether ...
Typical Interior Design Process
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Oct 27, 2017 / Interior Design /
Regardless of how big or small your interior design project happens to be, there is a typical interior design process you will see with just about everything. The length of time you spend in each stage, of course, will differ based on the specific project, but you will go through each one in some way, shape, or form. Here are the details on each step: Decision To Design The first step in any process, including the interior design process, is the decision to move forward. As soon ...
3 Signs Its Time For A Redesign
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Oct 20, 2017 / Interior Design /
When you have been living somewhere for a little while, how do you know its really time for a redesign? How do you know when you need to change your space in order to keep moving through your life? While the specifics might shift based on the individual, there are some general signs indicating its time for a redesign, no matter who you might be. Here are the top three now: Same As Move In Day How long have you been living in your current place? Has ...