Sep 112014
 

KITCHEN WINDOWSWhen it comes to beautifying the kitchen, it is not always about new cabinets, backsplash, hardware or appliances. Sometimes, it is all about the treatment that you put on the windows.

 

You have read that right. These simple additions can do a whole lot to improve the appearance as well as the function of your home’s work horse.  They can lend color and texture to the space, frame the view outdoors and let you control the amount of natural light streaming through the room.

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Originally posted 2014-07-26 03:53:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

GLASS PARTITION IN OFFICE

Glass partitions are a common feature in homes, offices and shops around the world because of their style and huge number of benefits. There are a number of styles available when it comes to glass partitions including those that move, stationery partitions, framed or frame-less partitions, a mixture of plasterboard and glass walls and even coloured glass partitions.

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Originally posted 2013-01-30 05:20:59. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Create Your Own Shabby Chic Furniture

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Sep 112014
 

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Shabby chic furniture is a popular style for many homes today.  There are a huge amount  of furniture items on the market today, ranging from Toulouse and Jamestown furniture to Loire oak and Bordeaux rustic oak, but maybe you’re feeling up for a project, or you want to make a piece of furniture that fits exactly what you want for a specific area of your home or office.

This is when making your own shabby chic furniture can be the perfect answer to your design dilemma. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2014-08-02 03:54:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

Want to learn the difference between an HVAC system and your homes air conditioner?The lifespan of an HVAC system depends on variable factors that affect how efficiently it operates. You can control some of the factors by the way you use your system and the demands that you place on it. Energy consumption is a good way to measure how hard your heating or cooling system works.

Just a few degrees can make a big difference in the electricity required to operate your system. For example, you spend up to five percent more for every degree that you warm your house above 70 in the winter.

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Originally posted 2014-01-23 15:52:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Living Room Lighting

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Sep 112014
 

iluminacion ambientalThe living room is what gives the general feeling of the interior of the home. It has multiple functions that demand different lighting. Living room lighting is because of that an important element of a functional and esthetic interior of your living room.

Placing central lighting in your living room is a very practical solution. An effective chandelier, a discreet ceiling lamp or some other element always give the desired effect, and that is strong lighting of the space. Next to that it can always be a very decorative detail in your living room. Central lighting is most often placed on the ceiling. If the ceiling is lowered the best thing to do is to use built in lighting and wide angle spot lights.

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Originally posted 2014-07-04 15:54:54. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

mixing colorsColor is probably the number one thing that trips up DIY decorators.  This post hopefully takes some of the scary out of selecting colors for your space.  All you need is a little bit of knowledge about the color wheel, some color scheme vocabulary, and you’re off and running!

Layering and combining colors can definitely be intimidating.  I would suggest starting with things that are not permanent, such as pillows or other accessories.  When you feel more comfortable (or brave), then you can move ahead to painting and furniture.

The first step would be to choose a main color.  You can choose and incorporate many variations of this color, for example orange, lighter orange, darker orange, rusts all work together well.  Varying shades leads to an evolved, effortless look.  Now, if you choose to stop there, and just work with one hue, but vary the shade, that is called monochromatic.  These schemes can be very trendy.

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Originally posted 2014-07-22 15:53:01. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

DOCTOR OFFICE

If you are in the medical profession or run a doctor’s or dentist’s office, you know how important it is to create a practice that is clean, abides by all health and safety standards and creates a welcoming and comforting atmosphere for your patients. A lot of patients have anxiety about going to a medical office—whether its because they had a bad experience in the past or just have a fear of something going wrong—and it’s part of your job as a medical provider to take away all their trepidation by paying close attention to the space you provide.

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Originally posted 2014-08-16 03:54:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

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Different individuals have different tastes, and for some people, a dream kitchen would be cutting-edge. They’d be looking for sleek stainless steel countertops, low-profile fittings, and moody, minimal lighting. for others, though, the kitchen is the heart of the home – a place for the family to gather together to eat.

you enjoy spending time cooking or spend more than a little time doing it each day, it’s natural to demand a modicum of comfort from your kitchen. It is for this reason that traditional, cosy kitchen styles remain popular no matter where you live. If you want to create such a style, you’ll have to think carefully about what you fill your kitchen with. Read on for a few top tips.

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Originally posted 2014-08-04 15:54:06. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

cocina_en_lKitchens of the past largely functioned as utilitarian spaces with the sole purpose of preparing meals. These days, kitchens have become the heart of the home where design for aesthetic purposes is just as important as the overall function of the kitchen.

Over the years, home designers have been able to optimize the function of kitchens while also staying in tune with the latest design trends. You can use the following ideas to get the wheels turning on how to spruce up your own kitchen.

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Originally posted 2012-10-31 13:36:29. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Sep 112014
 

Why build a swimming pool when you can buy one?
If you want to buy a pool for the summer  but do not want to have it in your yard all year, the above ground pools are a good choice, very cheap and quick placement.

One of the biggest differences between a portable pool and a traditional swimming pool is the ease of assembly. Where the old-style pools of yesterday can take days, weeks and even months to assemble, an the removable Pool, following the manufacturer’s instructions, takes only minutes.

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Originally posted 2012-07-05 01:05:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter