DESIGN TRENDS

African Safari Home Decor For Children’s Room

African Safari Home Decor For Children’s Room

African Safari Home Decor For Children’s Room – For those who can’t make it to the wilds of Africa and experience a safari first hand, how about bringing the safari right to your home.The popularity of African safari home decor has been literally exploding in the past few years and has become a very popular form of decoration for children’s rooms. Parents are going online in droves looking for ideas to decorate their kid’s rooms but the truth is, you don’t need to spend a fortune doing it. You could head to the nearest exotic shop and buy African safari home decor but if you are on a budget, then this cost could become rather prohibitive.

Let’s take a look a few ideas to turn your son’s or daughter’s room into a safari setting. Remember, this can be an ongoing project so it doesn’t need to be done in a hurry.

Home Entrance Improvement

Home Entrance Improvement

Home Entrance Improvement – First impressions are important, and of course, your home’s front entrance is the first thing that guests see upon entering your home. The question is, what do they see when they walk in? Does your entryway draw admiration, or disdain? Many people fork over money for home entrance improvements like new siding, windows, or landscaping work, but rarely think about how the front door entrance appears.

When someone first arrives at your home and looks at the entrance, you want something that shows the pride you have in your home. If you are lacking this, then it’s time to revamp your front door entrance. A new door, especially a custom wood door will enhance your front entry.

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Remodeling

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Remodeling

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Remodeling – Your kitchen is probably the most used are of your home. A lot of water gets wasted here by the dishwasher as well as the sink. Finding energy star efficient products to replace old ones in your home will reduce costs in the long run. Following the above ideas and tips to help your home become eco-friendly and live by the ‘green living’ philosophy.

Recycled materials are important investment when wanting to help the environment. If you are looking at eco-friendly kitchen countertops then concrete, granite and glass are excellent options. Firstly they are low-maintenance and secondly there is no risk of their emitting any hazardous vapors.

 

 

Garden Themed Teen’s Bedroom

Garden Themed Teen’s Bedroom

Garden Themed Teen’s Bedroom – Maybe it is time to select a new theme for your teen daughter. Have you considered using a garden theme? Such a theme is ideal for daughters who have grown out of ‘girly’ themes, but are not yet ready for themes that are more mature. A garden theme is light enough for teens. Here are some tips for creating a garden themed bedroom for your teen daughter:

1. Focus on flowers to create a country cottage theme

The key to a country cottage theme is flowers. Use wallpaper borders with flowers or outdoor cutouts on the walls.