A room that
looks beautiful but doesn't account for Fido,the kids and everyday
family life will quickly be destroyed. Incorporate a decorating style that will stand up
to the test of family and pets. With a few simple tips and the right products your coastal home will have style and sustainability.
All the furniture is in place, draperies are hung and the paint is dry. You have just the right coastal slipcover sofas and perfect distressed coffee table but the room doesn't feel or look completely finished. The room design is not complete until you add the finishing touches. Finding and adding the finishing touches is the fun part of
decorating. You'll be adding personality
that makes the room reflect who you are.
When the sun disappears before dinner and the sky is dark and moody , it’s easy to get the winter blues. 10 simple ideas can cheer up any space even if it's chilly outside.
1. Colorful Accent Add a cheerful touch to a dull space by adding some colorful accents or accessories.
2. Punch of Pattern Liven up your living room sofa with a pop of a pattern with a throw pillow.
3. Shed Layers Lighten a room by
removing knickknacks and clutter. One, three or five key pieces will
have a greater impact than a cluttered mess of collectibles.
4. Liven Up Walls A fresh coat of color brightens a
room in less than an hour. Classic, nature-inspired colors are best bets to
lend a subtle, sunny spark.
5. Add Art Hang a cheerful new
piece of art on a focal-point wall to give a space a winter lift. It can be a
poster, the kids’ latest paintings or a fine masterpiece—as long as it’s
colorful, it will be a room brightener.
6. Sunny Days Make
the most of natural light on shorter winter days. Pull back heavy
window treatments and let the sun shine in.
7. Flowers Nothing says “spring
is coming” like fresh flowers. Go for loose arrangements in a clear
glass vessel to show off the green of the stems along with the buds. 8. Cozy Glow Update
your lighting to instantly gain brightness on a gray day. Combine
overhead lighting, large floor lamps and smaller task lighting for the
best results. Increase the bulb strength in existing fixtures.
9. Dish it out In
the kitchen, swap heavy ceramic dishes and mugs for lighter glass
plates or melamine bowls and dishes. Replace dingy hand towels with
10. Reflections Mirrors add light
to a space and encourage a feeling of sunny brightness. Hanging a mirror in a room will reflect light through the space.
With a little help from our design crew you can create a romantic bedroom with ambiance.
A romantic ambiance can be a great aphrodisiac
and can be created easily with big results.
Because we absorb our surroundings through our five senses
keep each of these senses in mind as you recreate your bedroom for a
more romantic feel. The key is to create a feel within the room that is
soft, inviting and a ‘place’ that you want to be.
Cottage-style interiors have a happy informal vibe, they are airy
and intimate at the same time. From colorful weathered
paint to warm stained wood, finishes are touchable rather than hands-off
and only get better with age.
Painted pieces, vintage accessories, and detailed trim with plenty of fresh white paint applied to walls, floors,
furniture, and cabinetry. Classic details meet with modern silhouettes creating a lovely cottage feel.