Archive for the ‘Home Decor’ Category

Ceiling fan lights for your living room

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Ceiling fan lights, living room decorThe living room of the house is an important place. It is the first place of the house where a guest would walk into. Therefore, in order to impress your guests as soon as they step inside your house, you have to make sure that the living room is decorated in the best possible way. Among everything else, one of the most important aspects of the living room décor is the lighting.

It is very important that you chose the right light fixture in order to get that modern and classy feel. If you do not want regular lighting for your living room, a good option for you would be the ceiling fan lights. These lights are attached to the fans and so you will not have to install them separately. They are very contemporary and look quite interesting as the fans revolve. There are a lot of options when it comes to the designs of the ceiling fans in the market.

Tips in arranging pictures on a wall

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Aarrange picture on wall, wall decorArranging photo frames in the house can actually increase the aesthetic feel of the house. Photos of family and friends in attractive wooden photo frames can enhance the look of the picture arrangement. There are many ways by which you can arrange these photos. Black and white photos in wooden frames on a deep colored wall (like brick or wine red or even brown) can look amazing.

If you have a long wall, then you can arrange the pictures in a single line. Make sure that all the pictures and frames are of the same shape and size for a neat look. You can even arrange them in two lines. Here you can mix and match the size of the frames. You can go for a mix of landscape and horizontal, square and rectangular frames to create an edgy look. You can always create a haphazard picture frame wall where you can experiment with colored photos and frames for a dramatic look.

Wall covering for your bedroom

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Dedroom wall coverings, wall decorThe bedroom is the most treasured part of your home where you spend the most relaxed time of yours. After the whole day’s tiresome work, you spend some quality time with your family in your bedroom. Thus the decoration of your bedroom should be taken care of properly. You can use various shades for the walls of your bedroom.

However instead of shades you can also use various wall coverings now available widely in the market. The wall coverings have become very popular these days in the market. Many types of wall coverings are now available among which you can choose according to your taste. The wall coverings may of some scenes or they may be hand crafted artifacts as well. You can also use some themes like greenery or mythology etc as the subject of your wall covering. There are many artists who will customize the wall covering according to your choice. So, depending on the shape of your bedroom and your choice, you can customize a wall covering for your bedroom.

Environmentally friendly décor basics

Saturday, August 11th, 2012

Eco decor ideas, home decor ideasDecorating your house is one of the best things that you would want to do when you have a new home. With so much of eco friendly discussions, you may want to take up some responsibility yourself. This can be possible if you start decorating your home with eco friendly decorating items.

There are various items in the market that you can choose from. Take for example recycled tables. These can be used in any family get-togethers or in any picnic where they are used so frequently. You can use them in your house too. They are available in various designs so that it suits different kinds of themes. There are also recycled plants that are specially which are meant only for the decorating purpose. With so many new environment friendly decorating items coming up in the recent times you will not be confused as to what will be the best option for your house.

Duvet Covers Options for your Home

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

Duvet Covers, home decor ideasIf you are looking for ways to adorn your king sized double bed, then duvet covers would be the best option to choose. There are various kinds of fabrics which you can choose from for your duvet covers. Duvet covers also look great on large single beds. For a luxurious feel, duvet covers never fail to impress. Depending upon the size of the room, the weather conditions in your area and your taste, you can choose either light weight or heavy weight material for the duvet cover.

Victorian vintage pattern duvet covers look great in rooms which are fairly larger in size. Colors like brown, beige rust and wine red are the best in such cases. If you are planning to use a duvet cover in a teen’s room, you can get many patterns and even retro styled duvet covers which are back in fashion these days. For contemporary homes, black duvet covers look great. Get that edgy look with such perfect and monotonous colored duvet covers.

Wall mirrors and the wonders it can do for a small space

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

Wall mirrors, home decor ideasDo you wish to make your small room look bigger and more spacious? Well, then you can make use of wall mirrors to elevate the appearance and ensure the room looks bigger. Wall mirrors reflect light and the entire space looks bright. The light spreads in the entire room and creates a very pleasant atmosphere. The reflected light from the mirror at the end accumulates in the centre of the room and a bright spacious appearance is lent to the room.

Wall mirrors are available in a wide range of different sizes and designs. Square, oval, rectangular and round are the most popular ones. The mirrors are finely cut and you can even get the glass showing a certain shade of colour. The mirrors need to be placed at a position where light can get easily reflected and spread in the whole space. A large mirror will not only act as a beautiful piece of décor but also increase the visual size of the space two times.

Folding frameless shower doors: a perfect bathroom add on

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

Shower doors, bathroom decorEnclosures and doors for showers are available in a lot of different styles and sizes. The variety of options that are available in the market can be overwhelming for the buyer at times. There are some very important points that need your consideration when you are trying to get frameless doors for your shower.

You should check out the style of the doors and how well it has been mixed and matched. The entire look of the bathroom has to be balanced out by the shower enclosure that you have chosen. There are options regarding the openings of the frameless shower doors. The opening technique of the frameless shower doors will influence the usage of space inside your bathroom. Therefore, choose a door that will make the usage more convenient in your bathroom. If the area of the bathroom is limited, you should go for frameless shower doors that are sliding.

3 simple bedroom themed looks

Monday, July 16th, 2012

Bedroom decor ideas, bedroom designYou must design your bedroom properly so that you can rest and have a proper sound sleep after all day’s work. The decoration of your bedroom has a very deep effect on your mind. The first thing that you select is the color scheme of your bedroom. You should select an optimum color neither very light nor very deep. The color should be bright enough to reflect enough light in the room. Depending on the color and you should select things like curtains, furniture colors.

If you are aligned towards some specific themes like environment or spiritual then you can have shades depending on those theme as well as the props should point to the particular theme. You can decorate the room with green plants and vases to impart an aristocratic look to your bed room. You can search for many themes to decorate your bedroom. You can even set up a theme of British time with intricately designed bed, curio decorative items and a beautiful chandelier.

How to choose exterior paints

Saturday, July 14th, 2012

Home exterior paints, paint selectionGood combinations of exterior colour shades can get a new look to your house. Though the shades should get well with the exterior construction features and the community that you leave in, otherwise they may have adverse affects altogether. Uncoordinated and unattractive shades add on a poor aesthetic outlook to your house.

Lighten shades extend to create a bigger ,pleasing and impressive effects on your guests, while darker shades have converse effects unless coupling with nice and unique details that neutralizes the eye-straining effect. Combing atleast two compatible shades can create impressive results. Professional outsourcing can ease the job with their expertise. Great shades can at times make visitors overlook the minor flaws on the wall surface. Loud accent shades are best for doors and shutters. Interior themes are judging factors as well; renaissance interiors and bright exterior colours are a mess. Going with the interiors would be the best option then, as colour co-ordinations are quite important when comes to create a pleasant outlook.

Add warmth to a room with shaggy rugs

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

Shaggy rugs, rugsWant a cozy and warm feeling in your room? Well, you can go for the shaggy rugs to serve the purpose. These rugs are not just beautiful but they add a great feel to the room. Shaggy rugs are ideal for houses located in places that experience the winter chill. The shaggy rugs are made of fabric which is very thick and warm material. You will feel relieved when you step on the rug unlike the cold floor. The shaggy rugs come in a variety of size that helps to fit any kind of room.

These rugs are available in different colours and designs to suit the interior décor of any room. People often have the notion that shaggy rugs create an untidy look. But if you have a fetish for old Roman décor or any vintage style, these kinds of rugs is just apt for your house. The shaggy rugs can offer a cozy feel and keep the room warm by trapping in the heat.