Modernize Your Room in a Weekend

Modernize Your Room in a Weekend

    It is not always the grand features that will outdate a room, but it can be the little touches.         The good news is that you can modernize any room in just a weekend. Paint is an obvious change, especially if the room has an outdated color or wallpaper. The results will be worth the effort.  Another easy update is to the light fixtures. By replacing the existing gold, or other outdated light source, with a modern one will take the room from old to new. Finally, replacing door handles, cabinet knobs, and plumbing fixtures with more modern options can be done easily and quickly. Many times these more modern items are on sale at home improvement stores and can even be found at second-hand stores for an inexpensive...

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Beautiful Bathrooms

Beautiful Bathrooms

You may not think of the words “beauty” and “bathroom” in the same sentence, but it is possible to have a beautiful bathroom. By creating a clean, useful bathroom space, you may be surprised at how easy it is to feel peaceful and even have items of beauty in the bathroom. When you add a colorful towel, a luxurious shower curtain, or even modern sink handles, your bathroom can go from merely functioning to beautiful. A simple shower caddy, countertop basket, and even a plant on the edge of the bathtub can take a bathroom from normal to extraordinary. Don’t let your bathroom fall by the wayside. There is no reason to not enjoy your time in there and to have it be an organized space that makes your day more efficient and...

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Storing Extra Toys that Children Received for Christmas

Storing Extra Toys that Children Received for Christmas

After the rush of Christmas is over, many parents notice that their homes now have more toys lying around from all those holiday presents. After stepping on a pile of LEGOs one too many times, are you in need of some creative storage solutions? One of the best places to find storage is under the bed. Clear out those dust bunnies, and find some sturdy plastic bins—even better if they are on wheels. Each bin can be assigned a specific set of toys, like doll dresses or matchbox cars. When the kids are done playing, they roll out the storage bins, put their toys away and hide them right back under the...

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Sprucing up Your Plain Cubicle

Sprucing up Your Plain Cubicle

  You spend most of your time sitting in your cubicle, so why not make your tiny space a place with personality? Since most spaces start off with a muted palette, you have plenty to work with. Bring in a splash of color to immediately brighten your cube up.  Find some swatches of fabric in a color or design you adore and pin them up to cover some of that drab gray. Next get yourself some artwork.  Who says you can’t hang some frames in your area?  Find bright pictures of your favorite places and hang them. For a little vegetation, a mini-cactus garden is a perfect low-maintenance plant that works perfectly in an office setting....

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Alternative Area Rugs

Alternative Area Rugs

Want to really give your living room a wow factor?   Instead of looking to the walls, keep your eyes on the floor. Area rugs can be used as the perfect design feature to bring in a punch of color or pattern into a room. Instead of looking for conventional area rug, why not bring a little fun in and replace it with a fur rug (or a faux fur for those animal lovers)?   And, if you cannot find a design or color scheme you truly love, create your own. Sisal rugs are popular choices to start with. All you do is use a stencil and paint, and in a few hours you will have your own one-of-a-kind custom area rug....

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Creative Storage for Small Laundry Rooms

Creative Storage for Small Laundry Rooms

You love having your own laundry room, but let’s just say it’s not exactly a spacious area! Between you, the washer and dryer and a bottle of detergent, there isn’t much room left for other supplies.   A simple fix when you don’t have the floor space is to use the walls.     Take a visit to your local hardware store and find supplies fit for a kitchen, like sturdy metal shelving. These shelving and rod systems will be able to hold heavier items and won’t get ruined if exposed to water or detergent. Plus, the metal will give your laundry room clean lines and can easily coordinate with your chosen color scheme for a perfect way to increase your storage space.  For more extensive interior design work, feel free to contact us....

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