Interior Design Home Decorating Mistakes: Common Decorating Mistakes Costs the Home Owner Time and Money

Decorating mistakes are often made by home owners when preparing the home to be sold on the real estate market. The mantra of less is more somehow always gets lost in translation and instead of homeowners taking things out of the home, they find themselves bringing more things into the home. Decorating is an attempt …

Lighting Fixtures for your Kitchen

Lighting fixtures, or luminaires, come in a wide range of looks and installation types. Those most commonly used in the kitchen include: Ceiling Fixtures: With flush-mount ceiling fixtures, the glass or diffuser touches the ceiling. Semi-flush- mount or close-to-ceiling fixtures project from the ceiling so that the bowl hangs a few inches away and indirect light …

Best Plants for Privacy

Hitting two birds with one stone? These trees serve two purposes, aside from providing you privacy these can also add to the beauty of your property. Check the list here: Here’s what you need to know about finding a beautiful tree to make your garden more private and which won’t block too much light. How …

Interior Paint

During this time of year we are all looking for something to do indoors. Unless you have a workshop, that limits most of us quite a bit. One way to drastically change the look and feel of your home with a relatively minimal amount of work is through paint. With a little bit of instruction …

Country Living Decorating Ideas

country living decorating ideas

Making family, friends and colleagues feel welcome and relaxed when visiting your home is really doable. Visitors don’t want to feel like they can’t sit on the sofa or kick off their shoes. The country decorating style is very simple but can be beautiful in appearance and charm. Country decorating can fill one’s home with …

Garden Evasive Action

garden weeds

When Your Garden Looks Set to Die When gardens become overrun by weeds of otherwise unhealthy, either because you have been away or unable to do regular maintenance for a while, it might be necessary for some evasive action. If your garden bed looks sad, a little anemic or covered in spots it might be …

Benefits of Composting

Everyone talks about going green, or at least hears about it frequently, but taking the necessary steps to actually doing so isn’t always easy. It’s something that you’ve thought about and maybe even taken a step or two towards doing, but fully committing can be difficult. Composting can be especially difficult to get into, because …