Creating a Stylish Outdoor Space for Hosting and Entertaining After Sunset

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The spring season is in full effect and we can finally say farewell to cold days with little sunshine and welcome all the beauties that warmer weather brings. One of the best things about sunny and warm spring is spending more time outdoors and enjoying some quality time with family and friends. During this time of the year the backyard becomes the ideal place for hosting guests and relaxing with your family while enjoying a stunning view of blooming nature. Continue reading

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How to Create a Functional and Inviting Living Room

Hosting guests, watching TV with your family, unwinding with friends, relaxing after a busy day and the list continues. So many of the everyday activities take place in the living room, so it’s not surprising at all why many interior designers refer to it as the heart of the home. That’s why when planning the interior design of the house, the focus is usually on the living room and how it should be designed to compliment the overall design scheme. This is often the room that defines the look and feel of the entire house, so of course pays off to spend more time and effort to make it look cosy and inviting. Continue reading

The Benefits of Installing Off Grid Solar Systems

On the market you can find three types of solar systems, grid tied, off-grid and hybrid solar system. From all three we are going to analyse the off-grid solar systems, because they are the most popular and common amongst Australians households. Off grid solar systems for sale are sought out by Australians because they are the better alternative than the other two. Even for those who have access to the grid, on the long-term plan they still beat the numbers.

Off grid solar system offer electricity at all times. This is accomplished by having a battery storage and a back up generator. Why off-grid solar systems are good is the fact that the battery needs to be replaced once in 10 years. Even though they are expensive, looking as a long-term investment it pays off double. Continue reading

Stylish Touches That Can Instantly Increase the Curb Appeal of Your Home

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A stylish entrance will not only make a great first impression on your visitors, but can also enhance the curb appeal and value of your home. The one element that defines the look of your exterior is your front door so taking the time to enhance its appearance can make a major difference in the overall design scheme. A few elegant touches and a bit of creativity are all the things you need to refresh the look of your front door and make it a prominent feature of your home’s exterior design. Before you begin with the stylish makeover of your entryway, make sure your front door is visible and well lit. Continue reading

Hall Tree: Clutter Solved, Aesthetics Twofold

The entryway of our homes is supposed to be a welcoming environment. But the lack of storage in this area can make it anything but inviting for you or your guests. If coats, hats, umbrellas, shoes, purses, and backpacks find themselves in a disorganized nesting spot just right at the entry door of your home, you need a solution that not only looks good but also makes easy to keep the area organized. Continue reading

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Venetians Blinds: Block the Light and Bring a Soft Polish to the Room

Sliding glass doors and large windows provide a wonderful view and serve as a stylish and practical feature of the modern home, but they can also be very difficult to dress up. These large features of the home require a lot of attention and planning when choosing the right window treatment to cover them properly. Window treatments such as curtains and drapes might look gorgeous, but they are certainly not designed for covering glass doors and big windows simply because they often can’t provide the desired level of privacy and have more of a decorative purpose. You would want something that can enhance the functionality and wonderful design of your windows, while at the same time provide great light control and privacy.

With their elegant yet practical design that allows for excellent light control, Venetians blinds are a popular solution for dressing up wide windows and sliding doors. These blinds can be adjusted to completely block out sunlight and provide full privacy, or let in lots of natural light that can give your home a bright and airy feel. Venetian blinds are made up of horizontal slats that can can easily be adjusted to control the level of privacy and light in your home. They can also be custom made to fit perfectly the size of your windows and doors. Continue reading

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How to Design a Stylish and Functional Entryway

As the first thing your guests see when they visit your home, your entryway should reflect an inviting ambiance and leave a lasting first impression. It’s the first piece of the design puzzle and therefore sets the look and feel of the rest of the house. To welcome your guests in style and make your living space inviting and comfortable right from the start you need to pay attention to the layout of the entryway. Smaller spaces such as entryways call for smart arrangement of furniture and the right use of colours. Continue reading

Designing a Unique and Futuristic Home with LED Lighting Strips

Want to light up your home in a way that looks cool, unique and futuristic, all while highlighting the best features of your interior design? Well, Led lighting strips may be just the thing you’re looking for. Designed to be thin, flexible and very practical, LED strips can be installed in places where standard bulbs can’t, like in drawers, under tables and cabinets and in shelves. But what exactly is a Led strip and how it works? This type of light is made up of a self-adhesive tape and substrate on to which the small LED bulbs are placed. Due to its flexible and durable design, this advanced light can be used both indoors and outside. Continue reading

The Benefits of Organic Bedding & How to Choose the Best Bamboo Sheets

Don’t let scratchy and uncomfortable sheets prevent you from enjoying a relaxing and rejuvenating night’s sleep. Creating a clean and fresh sleeping environment is the most important aspect of improving the quality of your sleep and you can’t do this with bedding that traps moisture and creates the perfect conditions for bed bugs, mites and other bacteria to thrive in your bed. These invisible culprits that are often lurking in the nooks of your bedding can irritate your skin and cause sleep allergies that are manifested through coughing and sneezing, which can naturally prevent you from getting a healthy dose of restful sleep. Choosing the right bedding material is the first step to making your bed a cleaner and safer environment where you can relax and spend the night undisturbed by annoying bed bugs. Continue reading