Passive Homes Design

Passive homes are beginning to really make their mark within the real estate industry today and more and more people are beginning to see the long-term benefits of building new homes from More »

Family Heirloom: Inspiration For Home Decorating

Family Heirloom: Inspiration For Home Decorating – For many people, the past holds significance so strong and special; they do not want to let it go. Memories on eras before their own time, especially when More »

The Crossbox House In Pont Péan, France

The Crossbox House In Pont Péan, France – The Crossbox House is a excellent example of how imaginative tips and layout innovation can generate surprises. This project is a prototype of a Three-dimensional More »

Retro Homes: A Look At The 70’s And 80’s

Retro Homes: A Look at the 70’s and 80’s – Every twenty to thirty years, it seems that fashion tends to come full circle, with trends simply being recycled and updated. It could More »

Shabby Chic Living Room Ideas

Shabby Chic Living Room Ideas – Shabby chic style will turn your living room into a comfortable space with the romance of things that are old or vintage pieces that have a purpose. More »

 

Passive Homes Design

Passive Homes Design

Passive homes are beginning to really make their mark within the real estate industry today and more and more people are beginning to see the long-term benefits of building new homes from this eco-friendly design. The basic definition of a passive house is a house that provides its own unique ventilation system. Throughout this article we are going to dive further into passive housing designs, why they are pertinent to our society today and how they can positively affect our environment which we are trying so hard to save.

Writing Desks In Interior Design

Writing Desks In Interior Design

Writing Desks In Interior Design – Writing desks have been a center of decor in the home for many many years. Both decorative and functional, writing desks are some of the more versatile furnishings and an ideal enhancement to the home decor and living room furniture. Quality contemporary writing desks, however, are also functional but tend to be more artistic than their predecessors. Special glass, marble, and even complex materials are fairly familiar on the writing desk tops of high quality modern writing desks. These specialized building materials are sturdy, very versatile, and modern. Standard building materials used to construct the legs and bases of contemporary writing desks are aluminum, chrome, and copper. Great for everything your friends or family might use it for.

Important Features Of A Dining Room

Important Features Of A Dining Room

Important Features Of A Dining Room – The dining room adds an enjoyable social dimension to the consumption of food. It can bring a family together at mealtimes as well as enabling people to host gatherings for friends and colleagues. Dining areas are common features of a kitchen or living room, but a separate room set aside for eating can increase the level of intimacy and relaxation.

Ideally, the decor of a dining room should be soothing and unobtrusive. Bright colors may detract from one’s culinary skills and prove distracting. Instead use plain, deep colors to help create an intimate, warm atmosphere. Furnishings should compliment the dining room rather than divert attention so spectacular, over-elaborate paintings or pictures may not be the ideal kind of decor.

Romantic Winter Bedroom Design

Romantic Winter Bedroom Design

Romantic Winter Bedroom Design – With cold weather fast approaching it is time to pull out the flannel sheets and replace your beautiful duvet with a down comforter. Along with the gray skies, these items can make a master bedroom seem drab and dreary and not very conducive to romance. But winter can also be a romantic time. Here are a few suggestions to turn your cold winter bedroom into a cozy and romantic retreat.