Published at Monday, September 25th 2017, 14:07:27 PM by Laurette Blondeau. 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 Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:32:45 PM by Aubine fontaine. Living Room. While making the space physically larger would involve expensive remodeling, there are many ways to make the room look bigger that are simple to execute and budget friendly. Check out the following easy-to-do and creative living room decorating ideas.
Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:29:01 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Decorating Ideas. We've already talked extensively about the style trends you need to know for this year, but we would be remiss if we didn't take a second to discuss one of its breakout stars. When it comes to metals, the 2017 copper trend is unparalleled. A welcome departure from the run-of-the-mill stainless steel fixtures we've seen for years, copper brings a fresh twist to spaces where it's incorporated. Rather than giving rooms a cold, stark feel, this metal creates a warmer aesthetic that is still unquestionably modern.
Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:25:49 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. In fact, we believe that keeping walls white or gray and adding in smaller bits of color gives you even more possibilities to make a kids room creative and playful. That, and it will keep you from repainting when they outgrow lime green or Barbie pink walls in three years. Trust us. When it comes to finding colorful accents, first consider what your child already has. Children's books and stuffed animals are often fun colors, so put them in a place that doubles as decor. Wall decals, bedding, and rugs all can add color and pattern to a kids room, but can be easily changed with age.
Published at Thursday, October 05th 2017, 07:56:42 AM 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 Thursday, October 05th 2017, 07:52:34 AM by Laurette Blondeau. Bathroom. Modern interior design came about as a reaction to the ornate and almost baroque styles that came before it. As such, the main focus of this school of design is to act as the antithesis of of those other looks. Rather than having lots of details and embellishments, modern furniture relies on clean lines and stark contrasts. Traditionally, choosing furniture for a modern space meant staying within the Art Deco, Shaker or Mission styles. More recently, Scandinavian-inspired products have also been included in this category. Whichever design your bathroom furnishings are, try to ensure that they are as simplistic as possible and have a clearly defined shape.
Published at Thursday, October 05th 2017, 07:48:57 AM by Belda Leclerc. Bathroom. There are times when a crisp, all-white bathroom feels a bit lifeless and cold. Don't be afraid to infuse your shower with bright, vibrant color. The wide selection of tiles and finishes that are available in rich, saturated colors makes a colorful shower a no-brainer. Today's most-wanted showers create the sense of a spa space. A built-in seating area adds the finishing touch to your shower spa. If you're not willing to commit to creating a built-in shower bench, add a simple teak or water-resistant bench to your shower.
Published at Wednesday, October 04th 2017, 02:42:52 AM by Aubine fontaine. Bathroom. All homeowners look for bright, open spaces. The brighter your bathroom, the larger it looks. And if you're investing time and money into upgrading your bathroom, don't let your design choices go unnoticed in a dark, shadowy room — lighting will showcase your bathroom remodel investment beautifully. When thinking about remodeling your bathroom, be sure to ask yourself if each item fits the three features above. Luckily, the latest high-design trends not only look beautiful but address these points.