DECORATING & IDEAS

Houses For Cottage Lovers

Houses For Cottage Lovers

There are a lot of house plans types and kinds available in the market today. May it be the bungalow type, the modernist, or the standard American home, you can have the appropriate plan that you want and need for you and your family. However, cottage house plans are on the rage these days. This article, for the benefit of cottage lovers out there, is a general guide concerning cottage house plans, its benefits, and its distinctiveness that matches like no other house type out there.

Cottage houses are one of the smallest types of houses with typically one or two stories. Made during the middle ages, it first originated in European countries as the farmers’ ‘barn house’. It was first built using stone as its foundation and thatches for its roofs.

Individual Vintage Style In Your Home

Individual Vintage Style In Your Home

Interior trends are often all about taking inspiration from the past, and strive to bring the vintage style in our homes. Of course the popularity of vintage designs, both in fashion and interiors, is nothing new and so to really make a statement, you need to be original. The current buzzwords are ‘reuse’, ‘recycle’, ‘recreate’ so instead of buying mass-produced pieces from high-street stores and furniture outlets, try snapping up bargains from auctions and flea markets. Remember, just because something isn’t new doesn’t mean it can’t be fabulous – the key is to enjoy the search and seek out special items that reflect your personality, tell a story or just make you smile.


Here are our top tips to achieving an individual vintage look in your home:

Home Decorating And Home Style Tips

Home Decorating And Home Style Tips

If you prefer to decorate your home or only a few rooms, choose rooms that are used frequently like a lounge or kitchen. Examine home decorating magazines for ideas of what style you would like your home to follow. Take clippings of the look you want to achieve then take time to figure out what will work best with your room of choice.

Do you prefer bold, bright colors or deep, rich fabrics and colors? Think about the colors that your family would enjoy, as they have to live in this home too. Spread the color theme throughout the home for a collective look. Now, select a print that can range from floral, textures, stripes, patterns and plaids. Use the chosen fabric to match with all others, this can be your signature print. Have fun and get really creative with home decorating, as this is one of the most rewarding things you can do.


Interior Designing: Change The Living Place Into A Home

Interior Designing: Change The Living Place Into A Home

How to change the living place into a home? If it is decorated then it can be said as icing on the cake. The love of the family is the most effective and most desirable to beautify the room. The interior designing helps it to rise on new level. It is more than aesthetics. It is all about finding solutions and creativity while supporting the health, safety. It enhances the well being of the residents and quality of life showing the taste and passion for living. Interior designing signifies the huge importance and the meaningful association that exist between man and his space. It could be either functionality or utility concepts of the creative and innovative expressions necessary to enhance the lifestyle values in the ever changing dynamic environment. Training in this subject trains the eye and hand of a designer to develop the perceptions on decorating.