3 Pieces of Investment Furniture
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Nov 17, 2017 / Furniture /
When you are moving into a new home, especially if it is your first place after you finish your education, one of the top things is to purchase furniture. You cannot sleep on the ground! However, many of us look to save money wherever possible, which often results in buying cheaper pieces of furniture. This is not the best course of action. While there are some things you can save money on without sacrificing in quality, there is also investment furniture. This is expensive furniture, ...
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 ...
Simple Ways To Spruce Up Your Living Space
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Oct 13, 2017 / Home /
Every so often, an individual will look around their home and feel a little bored. But for one reason or another, they may not be able to do a completely overhaul or move to a new place. So what is left for them? You might be surprised at how easily you can spruce up your living space! Here are some quick tips to get you started: Wall Art Are you walls bare? Are you bored of the pictures on them? Changing the wall art or putting some ...
Interior Design Budget Tips
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Oct 06, 2017 / Interior Design /
When you want to redesign your home, or design it for the first time, the most important thing you can do for yourself and your bank account is to set a budget. You need to know how much you can spend on this project without sacrificing other aspects of your life (e.g. retirement savings). Setting a budget tells you what kinds of furniture you can afford, and forces you to really think about what you want to include in your home’s interior design. To that ...
3 Home Organization Tips
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Sep 29, 2017 / Home /
Do you want to come home to a clean house? Want to live in a place where you can find everything you need without too much effort? If you want this, you will have to practice excellent home organization. You need to develop a plan and implement it. You have to maintain it!  Here are some home organization tips to help get you started: Baskets and Bins Sometimes your closet, cupboards, and drawers can get chaotic. Even if you have specific drawers for things, it can often ...
3 Popular Interior Design Styles
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Sep 22, 2017 / Interior Design /
The homes with the most appealing designs are the ones with cohesive interior design styles. This means the whole house was designed with a particular them or feeling in mind and each room reflects that in its own way.  If you are unsure on where to start, you have come to the right place! Here are some details on three popular interior design styles: Modern When you hear the term modern, what do you think of? In the case of interior design styles, modern refers to a ...
4 Nursery Design Tips
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Sep 15, 2017 / Interior Design /
At some point during your pregnancy, you are going to want to design your baby’s nursery. This is certainly an exciting time in your life and many will want to do everything they possibly can to get ready for the new addition to the family. If this is your first child, however, it may sometimes be hard to know exactly what you want—people with at least one other child have a better chance of identifying their needs based on experience. To help calm your nerves ...