Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:32:45 PM by Aubine fontaine. Living Room. Because you spend so much time in your living spaces, physical and visual comfort is important. You don't have to compromise on style and décor in favor of comfort, however. In fact, you can fill your living room with furniture that is as functional as it is beautiful. Similarly, you can choose accent pieces and floor coverings that also boast comfort and usability.
Published at Saturday, October 07th 2017, 06:54:16 AM by Laurette Blondeau. Bathroom. Gather different sizes and/or styles of mirrors and hang them in a gallery-wall-style arrangement. Be sure to vary the mirrors so that they complement instead of compete against one another. Keep them all on one wall, or you'll risk a funhouse effect. Technically, most mirrors are hung on the wall. However, suspending the mirror from a visible rope or wire is a great way to add an element of interest. You can choose from a variety of materials to hang the mirror, such as thick rope to create a nautical theme or wire for a more modern, industrial vibe — just be sure it's secure.
Published at Saturday, October 07th 2017, 06:51:17 AM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. Yes, we know that some of you are stomach sleepers. However, this is considered unhealthy for the spine and, frankly, only seems like an efficient way to drool on your nice, new pillow. Each person has not only a certain sleeping style, but also a preference of comfort and firmness. Some of you may like to sink your head into the clouds at night, while others want firm support for your neck and back. While comfort is an essential component of sleep, we wanted to find a pillow that combined the best of both worlds. The Pacific Coast Double DownAround Firm (quite a mouthful), our pick for the best bed pillow, is technically two in one, offering both a comfortable cushion and firm support.
Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:32:45 PM by Aubine fontaine. Living Room. One important element of mantel decorating is how you balance your objects in the space. Symmetry brings your eye across the mantel, which is better for a more streamlined, simple approach. For homes with a more classic and conservative aesthetic, this is a popular look. If you prefer a more modern style, vary the height of your accessories to achieve the look that best fits your personality.
Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:29:01 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Decorating Ideas. Keep the desk surface clear by using vertical space and walls for all the extra stuff. Hang cork board and cork strips, baskets and other cubbies from the wall in a cool gallery wall pattern. Again, use Command adhesive strips instead of nails to hold items in place. Create an interesting headboard by adding a bookcase behind your bed to store extra items. Just be sure the shelves are high enough that you don't bang your head when you sit up. Or you can avoid that by choosing a narrow book case that your bed sits against.
Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:25:49 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, October 05th 2017, 07:56:42 AM by Aubine fontaine. Decorating Ideas. If you're ready to give the formal eating area another shot, we have all the info you need. Take a look at the 2017 dining room trends below and consider which ones fit in best with your aesthetic. Using the tips in this post as a guide, you'll be able to create a dining area fit for the 21st century. These days, dining is going casual. For those opposed to dedicating a whole room to formal entertaining, consider carving out a separate area of your kitchen for the task. A dining nook gives you the extra seating you need while still remaining useful in your day-to-day life.
Published at Thursday, October 05th 2017, 07:52:34 AM by Laurette Blondeau. Bathroom. You could allow tile to make a statement and cover all four walls, or use it to create pseudo-wainscoting and paint the top half of the wall the color of your choice. Here are five general bathroom tile ideas to apply to your space. Wainscoting is a decorative wall covering that extends partway up the wall. It's typically done in wood and in spaces such as the dining room. However, it can also work in the bathroom as a way to add character. If you want to incorporate tile but are on a budget, try tiling from the floor up and then paint the remaining wall with a gloss or semi-gloss paint for easy clean-up. A potential benefit of using tile wainscoting is that it can also work as a backsplash if it extends high enough above the sink.