Published at Thursday, October 05th 2017, 07:48:57 AM by Belda Leclerc. Bathroom. Our shower ideas are both practical and likely to pay off in the future; they'll also bring some fresh, contemporary style to your bathroom to enjoy today. The latest bathroom trend involves the use of a focal wall. Homeowners often make a big investment in beautiful fixtures and finishes; a bold focal shower wall draws the eye to all the beautiful details in a shower space. To create a bold wall, try grain-matching stone, selecting an intricately detailed tile pattern or using backlit, printed glass as the backdrop to your shower.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:36:18 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Bathroom. Lighting is an overlooked bathroom feature, but it's among the most important. The best part of adding lighting to your shower area is that it can be inexpensive. When thinking about how and where to add lighting, consider which spots you want to highlight and what mood you want to set. For example, you might try a wash of light on a beautifully tiled wall. Some showerheads even have built-in LED lights.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:33:40 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. A shared sibling bedroom is a beehive of activity and needs. And that means there's a lot for parents to tackle when creating their kids' shared bedroom. With twice the amount (or more) of evolving personalities and necessities, it's often a daunting task for parents to accommodate storage, space and the individual style of each child.
Published at Thursday, September 28th 2017, 14:14:43 PM by Aubine fontaine. Bedroom. There is no right or wrong when it comes to personal comfort, but for this review we split the difference and searched for the best mattress at a medium firmness. For comparing prices, we looked only at queen-size mattresses, the less expensive of the regal options. In our research, we learned a few interesting tidbits about mattresses and sleep itself. Most important, expensive doesn't always equal comfortable. Several companies specialize in custom mattresses for a specific comfort type, but these are simply not worth the everyday shopper shelling out money for. More often than not, you're better off going with an affordable mattress with a lenient warranty and return policy.
Published at Wednesday, September 27th 2017, 14:00:09 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Decorating Ideas. Renewing its name on the interior decorating scene a few years ago, marble has transformed rooms, making its muted, chic statement in every form, from makeup brush holders to kitchen tables. Even if you're not looking to re-adorn entire rooms of your home in the immediate future, adding marble accessories can rejuvenate any space in your home.
Published at Tuesday, September 26th 2017, 13:39:26 PM by Belda Leclerc. Decorating Ideas. If you're a regular reader of Freshome, this pick probably won't be all that surprising. Faux finishes already got a shout out in one of our earlier roundups. However, out of all the faux options on the market — from marble to metallics — faux-wooden tiles are a clear front-runner. It's not hard to see why. While true wooden floors are an aspiration for many, their price can often keep them out of reach. This manufactured version is more durable and offers a nearly identical aesthetic for a fraction of the cost. Additionally, since these designs are printed, there is more freedom to cater to individual tastes.
Published at Monday, September 25th 2017, 14:10:17 PM by Aubine fontaine. Decorating Ideas. As for how this space should look, that's entirely up to you. Some are little more than artfully done seating areas that encourage conversation. Others are more extravagant, boasting everything from outdoor kitchens to huge television sets. However, there are a few features that the majority of these areas have in common. If you're thinking of adding a dash of design to your home's outdoor space, you're in the right place. We've compiled a few of the best outdoor living room ideas to help you get started. Take these and make them your own. There's no wrong answer here.
Published at Monday, September 25th 2017, 14:07:27 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Decorating Ideas. Marble trays are one of the easiest and most versatile options you can indulge in. Trays can be set and used anywhere from the night stand or coffee table to the kitchen. They are sturdy and you won't run the risk of smudges or feel the need to dust them every three days as you might with glass or mirrored trays. No matter where you decide to set these trays they offer up a clean and cool look while also lending a hand in making everything on and around it look much more organized. By the time you're done with these, even the collection of remotes you've accumulated will look elegant.
Published at Tuesday, September 19th 2017, 07:30:31 AM by Belda Leclerc. Kitchen. With country-inspired spaces, the items used in the room are often visually incorporated into the design. Rather than hiding clutter away behind closed doors, as in more minimalist kitchens, in this school of style it's often put on display. Open shelving is one way to achieve this look. If the idea of constantly dusting plates and bowls seems like too much of a chore, display cabinets offer similar visual impact with some protection from the elements. Hanging pots and pans over the stove or above a kitchen island is also a great way to organize in style.