Decor Tips

Empty Frames Wall Decor Part II

Empty Frames Wall Decor Part II: Arranging and Displaying   First I gathered my frames and then refinished them in white to unify the future assembly. If you missed this part, you can catch it here!   Now, the big decision: arranging them!   I had enough space in my living room, on the floor,…

My Fireplace Makeover

Our corner floor-to-ceiling fireplace in the living room was in desperate need for a makeover. This is what I’m talking about: I did this picture right after we moved: in mid-70’s style, the bricks were dirty, red colored and made the room look even darker than it was. The easiest way to give it a…

PANEL MOLDING IDEAS

“Update your house look with these panel molding ideas; this is your low cost-solution to enhance your decor!” One easy way to enhance your decor is to add panel molding in your house. You can get a timeless elegant look by creating frames for walls. Sometimes the area inside the panels is finished in a…

NEUTRAL PAINT COLORS

Neutral colors have their own distinct personality, even though the word “neutral” means the absence of emotional response, and sometimes they are characterized as boring and bland.   Divided in different ways, the “family” of neutral colors includes the naturals – sand, ivory, stone, browns – and beige and cream. White and black, and also…

Fireplace Design Ideas

“Wow…So many fireplace design ideas I could use!” Why focus on fireplace designs? There is more than one answer, and all of them important: From ancient times, fireplace was considered the “heart” of the house and it’s still considered that way these days. Spending lots of time in living rooms and family rooms entertaining and…

COMPLEMENTARY COLORS

“Complementary colors, when used in a color scheme, will emanate energy and optimism.” Colors are very powerful tools to influence the way we feel: relaxed or unpleasant, or to set up the mood we are in: full of energy, or dreamy!   Using complementary colors for color schemes can be challenging, but nevertheless rewarding in…

Bow Window Treatments

  “These tips will help you find the right treatments for bow windows.” Begin the search for the right bow window treatments by finding and matching the design you have in the room; decide if you want to draw attention to these large window treatments or make them “blend”. …Whatever you decide or your style…

My Stenciled Frosted Glass Windows

  Hi, there! Did you know this is my first post? Yes, it is,so… Welcome!I wanted to share with you one of my favorite projects in our house: my stenciled frosted glass windows. Short story: we moved almost two years ago in an older house. The living room is quite small with two tall and…

INTERIOR PAINT REVIEWS

“With interior paint reviews, I can make better choices when buying paint!” We all know that paint is the quickest way to update a room and get a change in our home decor. But with so many brands to choose from, it is hard to make the choice that’s right for you. We created this…