It’s surprising how expansive it feels to have clear surfaces, neat and organised cupboards, and know where everything is the moment you want it. No matter how big or small your living area, there are ways to reclaim space and create more Zen in your home. Continue reading “Out of Sight Storage Ideas to Create More Zen”
Do you want to have company over, throw parties at your home, and enjoy the company of your children’s friends? If you want these things it is important to have a home that is welcoming to the people that you want to invite over. Continue reading “Creating A More Welcoming Home Atmosphere”
Home is a very personal thing. Some people want their home to be a place where they can escape from the pressures of the world while others view their home as a project or a haven for their creativity. But regardless of what you want your home to be, there are likely going to be times where you want to adjust the overall mood and substitute something in for a special occasion, be it a birthday party, romantic evening in or a brainstorming session. So to help you turn your home into exactly what you need regardless of the occasion, here are three tips for setting the right mood in your home. Continue reading “3 Tips For Setting the Mood In Your Home For Any Occasion”
Your living is likely a popular room, and even company spends a lot of time there. This means you want it to look good, so that people enjoy spending time in there (including yourself). Here are some convenient ways to create your ideal living room. It will be the envy of your friends and family.
It’s a practice you perhaps see more commonly in North America, particularly in the United States, where people use a lot of wood as the main structural material for their sheds and even their houses. Brick-and-mortar buildings are becoming more of a preference among newer home owners, otherwise there are countless instances in which most of the older houses are almost completely built out of wood. Beyond it being a cost-saving practice, sometimes building with wood is more of a conscious choice of style than anything else, especially with regards to structures such s logwood homes and something like a cabin in the woods. Continue reading “A Guide to Building with Wood”
The United States is really an anomaly compared to the rest of the world when comparing the amount of living space that is desired and is actually necessary in a home. Perhaps the reason it because people in the U.S. are more accustomed to wide open spaces associated with moving west.
Your wellness is about more than just your health. It’s also about your mindset, and there are certain things that can really help you get in the right frame of mind each and every day. One of those things is feeling good about yourself, and amazingly, your wardrobe can have a decent affect on how you feel about ‘you’ each and every day. Continue reading “Tips For Creating A Wardrobe That Makes You Happy”
Your home is your castle. And it can represent an incredible amount about you. So not only do you have to consider the practical and logical aspects of living and moving through your daily life experiences, you have to consider what your home says, stylistically, about your character, history, and even viewpoints on life. Continue reading “Mapping Your Home To Your Cultural Roots”
It’s spring, and heading toward summer, and many of you have flowers on the brain. From fashionable floral print dresses and summer tops, to flowers growing in your yard, the warm time of the year is all about cultivating and adding some color to help brighten the already bright days. It’s pretty easy to add some color to your home, inside and out, using flowers. Continue reading “Tips For Adding Floral Beauty To Your Home And Yard”
When it comes to our homes, it’s always a better environment to be in when the level of cleanliness is up to a certain standard. And while most things just become easier to handle around the house when they’re clean, having a clean carpet will not only make you feel better about your home, but it will also make you feel better in your home. Many allergens and other irritants can get easily trapped in your home’s carpet, potentially causing you and your family some health issues. To fight against this, here are three tips for keeping the carpets of your home cleaner and your family healthier.