Published at Saturday, October 07th 2017, 06:54:16 AM 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 Thursday, October 05th 2017, 07:48:57 AM by Belda Leclerc. Bathroom. Bathrooms are one of the most popular and commonly remodeled rooms in the home. And since they are a high-traffic space (and one where updates are noticeable), doing so can have a significant effect on resale value. When starting a bathroom remodeling project think about utility as well as design. Bathrooms are often difficult jobs because multiple components must be arranged to fit–and function–in a small space. There's also multiple water elements so doing the project correctly, from plumbing to ventilation, is imperative.
Published at Wednesday, October 04th 2017, 02:42:52 AM by Aubine fontaine. 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 Wednesday, October 04th 2017, 02:39:34 AM by Laurette Blondeau. Bedroom. Don't be afraid to get creative; consider side tables or end tables as options. A Moroccan pouf or cube ottoman with a tray on top also are alternatives to traditional nightstands. Finally, keep in mind your mattress height you'll want to make sure your table isn't too high or low. If you are a non-conformist, the SAIC Sling Nightstand/Side Table is for you. The sophisticated piece ($249) was designed for CB2 in collaboration with students at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. It's on-trend in a hand-finished brass tone and features a leather sling for magazines, books or other items.
Published at Wednesday, October 04th 2017, 02:36:54 AM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. As with most things in life, we found that the most expensive option isn't necessarily the best. You'd probably be healthier sleeping on the floor than dropping $500 on a pillow that likely won't ever live up to your expectations, and will cause financial strain. The best option is a pillow that fits your sleeping style and firmness preference at a price that doesn't punish your purse. We'll dive into what gave our top pick the edge in our full review below. First, here's a look at some other pillows that stood out from the crowd.
Published at Wednesday, October 04th 2017, 02:33:03 AM by Aubine fontaine. Living Room. The floor takes up a significant amount of square footage and thus is one of the most high impact spaces in your living room. Ue one flooring material, such as wood or carpet, throughout your living room and adjoining rooms to visually expand the space and create flow with your design. In that same vein, avoid interrupting the eye with contrasting floor coverings. Use sofas and cabinets with legs, so the floor fades under the furniture rather than stopping suddenly at a wall of wood or fabric.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:43:31 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Bedroom. Break up the hard edges and angles in a bedroom with a pair of Penelopes ($349-$399), available in two sizes (18″ or 24″ round) designed to fit any space. One drawer is the perfect catch-all for all the clutter you'd rather not leave out. The striking look of marble with a warm wood stain, antique brass detailing and tapered legs add a mid-century touch. If you're looking to add a pop of color to your bedroom, give the Campaign nightstand ($299) a look. Available in bright fuchsia, kelly green or white, with brass-finished brackets and pulls, it's bound to add life to the room.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:40:54 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. A bedroom without a headboard is like the perfect outfit without the right shoes. If your bed is missing the all-important headboard element, take inspiration from our headboard ideas and add a big design statement your room tonight. Headboards can sometimes be thought of as big and bulky, however, regardless of the size of the room, a headboard doesn't need to take up much space at all. In fact, if your bedroom is small or crowded, getting rid of a bedroom frame and replacing it with a headboard is a great way to reclaim valuable space in your bedroom.