Archive for June, 2012

Curtain accessories for your kid’s room

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Decorate kid's room with curtains, kid's room decorationIt is said that the environment that the kids live tend to affect their nature. In other words if their bedroom is dark or gloomy it injects a kind of depressing mood. On the other hand if the room is very colorful and decorative it rejuvenates the mood. So decorating the kid’s room is not a matter of joke. One of the aspects of the kid’s room décor is the curtains that are used. Make sure that the curtains are of very sparking bright colors. Besides, the fabrics must also be very colorful. As far as the prints are concerned you can go for the ones having cartoon prints. This is because kids generally get fascinated by cartoon figures. In case of a boy you can also use animal prints or pictures of cars, guns etc and for the girls it has to be dolls and Barbie in most cases. You can also use toy hangings to decorate the curtains. For example, a toy monkey hanging in the curtain. Try to make the room theme oriented keeping the choice of your kid in mind or give a fantasy feel to the room.

Bedroom window decor: Curtains or blinds

Sunday, June 24th, 2012

Tips to decor bedroom window, bedroom decorWhen it comes to interior designing, curtains are of high priority as almost every household room has a window. In comparison to other facets like carpet or sofas, curtains are often overlooked. Your home can be made a world of difference if you choose the right curtains. Designing your bedroom can be very exciting as well as difficult.

You can decorate your windows in a personalized and highly creative manner by selecting from a wide range of blinds, curtains, curtain rings, curtain poles, finials, etc. When it comes to choosing curtains or blinds for your bedroom, your selection should be practical and rational and not based on fantasies. Your selection should suit your requirements, climate, space, locality and most of all it should blend with the bedroom furnishings. Taking into consideration the above given factors, you can be more confident in selecting the perfect curtains or blinds for your bedroom.

Different coffee table designs for added elegance

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Coffee table designs, living room furnitureCocktail tables or coffee tables are one of the finest and important pieces of furniture in your living room. They can play significant role for entertainment, drinks and so on. A good coffee table can be designed with a bunch of flower, books, or table mats.

A number of materials are being used these days to make brilliantly designed coffee tables, among them the green and environment friendly items and rattan, bamboo, wood are the best choices. These materials are easy to buy and you don’t have to spare much time on their maintenance.

Metal and glass made coffee tables are also in vogue but they are pricier compared to the above ones. The legs of a coffee table could, three, four or many depending on the design of it, you can have one leg coffee table also at the centre of your living room. Coffee tables come with drawers and shelves.

Lighting ideas for your backyard

Sunday, June 17th, 2012

Backyard lighting ideas, backyard decorIf you have a backyard then you must be already thinking about decorating your extended personal space with creative illumination. There are many illuminating options that you can choose from. There are many categories of outdoor lighting like outdoor ceiling lighting, Garden lighting, landscape lighting, porch lights, outdoor wall lighting, outdoor ceiling lighting, patio lighting, outdoor lanterns and solar lights.

Apart from these if you have a pool, pathway or walkways, then you can also think of highlighting these with superior illuminating options. The different kinds of lightings come in a range of shapes, sizes and designs. You can choose from modern, contemporary, and classic designs. One of the advantages of having a lot of options and choices in hand is that you can pick the correct one which goes well with your outdoor or backyard design. Choosing the correct illumination option is essential to set the desired ambience of your paradise.

Add durability with wood roof coating

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

 Wood roof coating, home decor

If you want a vintage feel in your home, wood roof coating will be the right choice. These coatings have been used for a very long time. With time, wood roof coatings have undergone a lot of changes to adapt to a more modern style and to be more durable. The main advantage of having wood as a roof coating is that it is a natural material. This ensures that fresh air is always circulating inside the room.

Toledo roofers explain that wooden materials are coated with substances that are fire repellent. They will last for a long time if they are maintained properly and cleaned regularly. Wooden roof coating can stand the torture of weather and last for a long time. You can even lend a personalized touch with customized roofs. The designs, colours and styles can be selected by you and you can choose as per your interior decor. With a wooden roof coating, you can add a historical touch to your room.

Shower panel alternatives for your bathroom

Saturday, June 9th, 2012

Bathroom remodeling, bathroomBathroom remodeling is on the rise as people are gaining awareness about a vast number of innovative design choices available at affordable rates. Amongst all the modifications, the shower panels or screens one of the most important because they stop water from splashing on your floor and they also help to make some sort of fashion statement for your bathroom.

Shower doors are made from several types of materials and come in several models to make up the perfect ambience for you. Many people are still confused between shower curtains and glass panels as curtains are more pocket friendly and can be changed more often. But, the main disadvantages of curtains are that they are prone to accumulate mold and mildew due to the warmer temperatures in the bathrooms. Further, the extent of privacy is not as good as the panels.
Therefore, the shower panels are made to last longer and when you know that you have chosen the right specification for you, it will bring long lasting joy and satisfaction for you and your family.

Custom made curtain: For that personalized look

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

Custom made curtain, curtainsDo you wish to add a personalized touch to your interior décor? Well, you can customize your curtains and lend a special touch to your home interior décor. You can make designs using colours and patterns of your choice to make it more personalized. You can go for drapes and give it a design of your choice. You can search various websites for making curtains and select a design of your choice and use it on the drapes.

Contemporary designs are very much in fashion and you can go for this look for our curtains. If have already thought of any design, write down all the required items like colours, fabrics, laces or anything needed for sequencing. You can also for appliqué for fabric painting. Choose curtains of a single colour and draw some contemporary designs on it. Then use the brush to give life to the drawings and elevate the beauty of your room with fabric designs.

Keeping Your Renovation Cost Within Budget

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

Remodelling costs, renovation tipsConcerned with how to keep the remodelling costs within the limits of your budget? Well you can easily do that by following a few strategies which will be mentioned in this article.

You must choose a renovation project which will be suitable to attract potential buyers when you decide to sell it in future. Make a budget assessment whether you can afford the expenses of the renovation project. Cost must remain your primary concern and concessions must be made so that the project remains within the budget. Renovation rates differ in various parts of US depending on the labor and the demand for construction. If the renovation cost is less than 30% of the value of the home, then carry on with the remodelling plan else it is better to purchase a new home. You need to decide whether you will change the entire outlook of the home or add new appliances to it but everything must be within the budget.

In most cases, remodelling cost prove worthy when used in kitchens and bathrooms. Lastly, assign your project to only one company and never reveal your actual budget to your residential renovation specialist during the period of negotiation.