DESIGN TRENDS

Kids Room Ideas: Choosing Furniture For A Play Room

Kids Room Ideas: Choosing Furniture For A Play Room

The furniture you choose to put in kid’s play room depends mostly on your family’s definition of “play room.” If your play room is for a toddler to have lots of running room, your furniture will differ greatly from the play room designed to give adults the feel of a sports bar atmosphere.

If your kid’s play room is designed with a mobile child in mind, you probably will not need much furniture. An appropriately sized table for the child to sit at while coloring or drawing, playing with puzzles or doing crafts is a must along with a sturdy chair. A good toy box that could double as a hope chest for the child later is another good furniture item to include in the kid’s room. Throw in a couple of chairs for the kids to wallow on and your furniture needs are met!

Bathroom Remodeling Ideas

Bathroom Remodeling Ideas

Are you looking for an easy to clean and beautiful barhroom that will heal your emotional stress over a by-gone bath or shower and save thousands over conventional bathroom remodeling? If we factor in how much the average person spends in their bathroom, taking into account here that we live in a hyper clean society, we have to tack on a couple more years. At least. And then think about everything else you do in there, from bathing your kids to getting ready for a night out. That’s a lot of time in that small space we call the bathroom.

It’s no wonder then, that bathroom remodeling trends have been doing flips and turns faster than the water going down in your toilet. And more spectacularly, too.

Kids Room Design – Green Baby Nursery

Kids Room Design – Green Baby Nursery

In our attempt to revert back to a green lifestyle, it’s only fitting to use green principles when designing a baby’s room. After all, a newborn will spend an average of 17 hours a day in their nursery, and it should be an environment filtered from toxins.

Here are some of the key points to consider when setting up a green baby nursery.

Paint: Use one of the new water-based, low-volatile organic compound paints and take your friends or family up on their request to help. If you’re pregnant, you shouldn’t be doing the painting. Try and complete the paint job at least a month before baby arrives to give it time to cure.

Kitchen Design Ideas

Kitchen Design Ideas

Kitchens have evolved a lot over the years. Once found only in the rear of the house, today’s kitchen design ideas takes the kitchen out the background. The challenge for kitchen design ideas is in creating a more open-faced kitchen, that is part of a dining area, a family room or a great room.

In deciding on how to design your kitchen, you must take into consideration such things as: will your kitchen have an island? Will it be of a modern or traditional design? What kinds of appliances will you need for your new kitchen design? What kind of lighting design?