Published at Tuesday, May 16th 2017, 09:37:32 AM by Zurie Monnier. Living Room. Your living room will be more dramatic if you place an accent wall. Modify the color to match the color of your living room. If you used cool tones, you may opt for bright teal or green for the wall accent. You may use yellow or orange if your living room has warm colors. You can use red, orange or calming dark gray for a contemporary look and burgundy, green tones and brown tones for a traditional look.
Published at Tuesday, November 21st 2017, 06:50:26 AM by Yvonne Carrere. Dining Room. Attain a sleek look by using minimum accessories. Use accessories with a natural touch like tall curly willows in a pottery vase. You can add some lighting that will give your dining room a dramatic touch. Choose accessories that don't have much details and prints. Use those that look simple. For your fabric, choose those that have solid colors. If you will use patterns, use bold and geometric patterns.
Published at Saturday, September 23rd 2017, 05:15:20 AM by Yolanda Duret. Living Room. Shapes are important for whatever you will place in your living room. Usually, rectangles are used for sofas, windows, rugs, and others. But you can still balance that by using other shapes for some items like round throw pillows, free form sculpture, oval coffee table and others. Having a huge window will allow natural light to enter the living room. It is an advantage for you can have enough light during the day. Use blinds or curtains so that you can cover the window during the night.
Published at Thursday, September 21st 2017, 05:12:32 AM by Zurie Monnier. Kitchen. Color can greatly help in making your kitchen look bigger. The color of everything in your kitchen should be considered which includes the appliances, counters, stools, dishtowels and others for it can greatly affect the atmosphere of your kitchen. Use cool colors for it can give a diminishing effect. Use light or pastel colors that can reflect light and draw the eyes upward. You can still use exciting color combinations and patterns in your walls. Bold colors can still be great in a small kitchen.
Published at Wednesday, September 20th 2017, 05:10:05 AM by Yvonne Carrere. Bathroom. There are many style options to choose when setting up a design for your bathroom. You can pattern your design based on your personality or go with something that deviate the kind of plan you have in mind yet make it still visually attractive. But if you have the availability of space and budget then modern designs might just be for you.
Published at Tuesday, September 19th 2017, 06:09:11 AM by Yolanda Duret. Living Room. No one could doubt the influence of Queen Victoria during her reign for it even changed the homes of the people in her era. People who belonged to the middle class decorated their homes with grandeur pride showing their status in the society. This brought people to redesign their homes with revisions of Gothic, rococo and Oriental styles. You can see eclectic mixture of style, heavily upholstered furniture, excessive ornamentation, realistic portrays of flowers, birds and animals, wooden carvings, with silver, brass and golden accents.
Published at Sunday, September 17th 2017, 06:06:18 AM by Zurie Monnier. Dining Room. Some homeowners place wall scones not just to add decoration but to add drama to the dining area. You can even dim the lights on a romantic dinner and turn on the wall sconces only. This way, an area will still remain lighted and you will be able to have a truly romantic ambience. Have a well lighted dining area by using fluorescent lights. This can give a great amount of light to those who are dining. Opt for dimmers so that the room can be flexible for any occasions. It can work well as an overhead lighting.
Published at Saturday, September 16th 2017, 06:04:17 AM by Yvonne Carrere. Kitchen. The kitchen is said to be the heart of the house. It is the favorite area of mothers and other family members who love to cook. It is also where delicious home-made meals come from. With that being said, it's a no-brainer that this area should be one of the cleanest part of the house.
Published at Wednesday, September 13th 2017, 07:53:22 AM by Yolanda Duret. Bedroom. Designing a small bedroom is indeed challenging especially if the homeowner demands for big storage spaces. Aside from the space, you also have to think of a good decor and design for it so that it will look relaxing. You wouldn't want to sleep in a room that seems boxy. You would always want to have a bedroom that will seemingly whisper lullabies to you merely through its mood and ambience. Well, if you are having problems on how to make your bedroom look big, you could stop murmuring now for Home Design Lover is here to give you the answer.