• Home decor

    Wooden Venetian Blinds – the pros & cons

    If you are considering fitting wooden Venetian blinds in your home, there are a few important things to bear in mind. Timber has long been a favourite material for interior home décor, and the timeless elegance makes for an ideal screening choice, but unfortunately, wooden blinds are not for everyone, and with that in mind, here are some pros and cons of having wooden Venetian blinds installed in your home. A Natural Material If your home has rustic charm, for example, then timber slats make for the perfect screening, and with a choice of real timber or a faux woodgrain finish, there is something to suit everyone. There are online…

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    7 Tips to consider when planning your interior design!

    The simple thought of starting a house design project for your home will obviously be exciting. It may also be scary for some of you, depending on your budget, taste, and time.   You built a new home, but when thinking about decorating it from start to finish you will be devastated by a large number of options.  big questions like, ‘What are all the things to be done? What materials to choose?, and you become all blank at once. You can start wherever you want and work with a detailed plan. But it really does help if you start with an inspiration piece, and a proper color scheme. Try…

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    Top 5 tips to reduce stress at home

    Stress blights our lives. It is a product of a busy life and although a certain level of stress can fuel us on to bigger and better things when it is out of control, it swamps us. How do you create a home environment that reduces stress and dampens anxiety? Here are five top tips… Tip 1 – Give yourself every chance of being able to store stuff away ‘Stuff’ accumulates. It can be seemingly random items clustering together at key places in our home. This doesn’t create the relaxed space we are looking for. It leads to a lot of clutter in the eye line and is far from the…