We’ve all seen the pictures of the Stone Age caveman going out to kill the beast and bring it home for the family to eat. That caveman might not have been the breadwinner in the family, but he sure was the hunter and gatherer and he took care of his loved ones.
Through the years the number one color homeowners have chosen for small rooms has traditionally been white, off-white or even sometimes being so bold as to choose cream. Well, there is nothing wrong with that thinking, of course, and these colors go with everything, but it is now time to expand your horizons.
Planning an overhaul of a room can leave you with many options when it comes to bathroom remodeling. To have the most luxurious bathroom around, try to make an easy to read and understand design beforehand, decide what furnishings will get replaced and updated, and how to decide what tile you want to install for […]
The modern-day miss might find herself considering home decorating options for the first time in her life after she leaves the nest. Oh, it might be just for college, and it becomes an opportunity to adorn the dorm room with accessories she picked out herself, and not bought by mom and dad. Perhaps it is […]
A man’s house is his castle. You’ve probably heard that line before. And, I guess it is fair to say that if a man is single, he may decorate his home, er … castle in any way that he sees fit. After all, once he is married, it can no longer be all about him, […]
It seems that one of the most-popular, and maybe even overused, words today is “trending”. Social media uses this word to describe videos gone viral, a hot topic of the day or the most-tweeted post in the “Twittersphere”. Interior designers frequently use the word “trending” when they talk about contemporary interior design. The word “contemporary” […]
According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, the first known use of the word “bedroom” was in the year 1600. The simple definition was “a room furnished with a bed and intended primarily for sleeping” … we’ve come a long way, haven’t we? Modern bedrooms are often a haven for electronic devices, from the largest plasma TVs […]
What is your favorite go-to spot in your house? Is it a room that is always buzzing with activity, or a room where you can just relax? I’ll bet it is a room where you can go to just unwind at the end of the day. The living room might be that go-to spot, for […]
We never heard of the word “foodie” until 1981 when the expression was coined in “The Achewood Cookbook” and gradually it has infiltrated our vocabulary. Maybe you just enjoy the taste of good food or maybe you like to prepare it – so if “foodie” might be your moniker, it is all in fun. There […]
Soap and water will get you cleaned up, lookin’ good and smellin’ sweet and we each have a preference on how to get that task done – expediently or otherwise. Are you the type to opt for a quick, invigorating shower, or do you enjoy relaxing in an oversized soaking bathtub at the end of […]