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Archive of posts published in the category: Rooms & Spaces
Jul
30

SKILLS TO MAKE YOUR BEDROOM BIGGER AND CREATE YOUR OWN FURNITURE

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Sleep in Style, Get Max Function Whether your bedroom is a large suite, or a cozy retreat, you need all the basics—a comfortable bed, storage space, and a proper bedside table—but it is also nice to add in a few extras for a…

Jun
21

Hate Furniture Shopping? Actually Here’s An All-In-One Living Room

The solution? Furnishings that let us do more with much less. Apartments aren’t getting any bigger and, as a recent report from Ikea reveals, dwellings filled with space-hogging clutter are turning us into neurotic minimalists. The Hungarian design brand Hannabi—which has its roots…

Jun
17

Ikea’s Quest To Consider Like A Software Company

One of its most ambitious products to date was announced last week: a sofa bed in collaboration with big-name British furniture designer Tom Dixon. Every year, Ikea introduces around 2,500 new products to customers around the world. Working under the umbrella philosophy “Democratic…

May
3

Give Sensible Home Owners Smart Recycling Tips

The domain of recycling extends far beyond those wheelie bins and plastic bottle initiatives. Reducing our consumption volumes, and switching to eco-friendly methods, are the first constructive steps in this direction. Disposing of  waste materials at home with these smart recycling tips would…

Apr
22

Three-Bedroom Co-ops To See This Weekend

In fact, three-bedroom apartments aren’t necessarily impossible to find in New York City, and they aren’t all priced into the millions. Here are three co-ops, all under $1.6 million, holding open houses this weekend. 575 Grand St., #E1405, Lower East Side Three bedrooms/Two…

Apr
21

Use The Bathroom Of Your ‘Gender Identity’

Visit a Target and use whichever bathroom you’d like. That’s the message the retail giant appears to be sending with a new statement on its website that ostensibly takes aim at so-called “bathroom laws” seeking to restrict men’s and women’s bathrooms designs to…

Apr
18

3 Easy & Quick Decor Projects

Easy & Quick Decor Projects

Every homeowner finds it easy to dream of home renovations, while putting the wheels into motion is another story. Contrary to popular belief, household improvements can be economically completed in almost no time. These effortless projects will get the ball rolling and begin…

Apr
15

Leave These Home Repairs To The Pros

Leave These Home Repairs To The Pros

It’s a do-it-yourself world, whereas occasionally deciding to do it yourself can end up costing more money and headache than if you had just called a professional. Jackie Naylor of Jackie Naylor Interiors in Atlanta says it is true that most homeowners get…

Apr
4

Introducing Spring Trends For Your Living Room

Spring Trends For Your Living Room

As we all know, spring has arrived and with it the desire to freshen up our living spaces. This season, made-by-hand decor is all the rage. Artisanal wares are having a big influence on spring trends, says Jan Halvarson, one half of the…

Mar
18

Shopping For Used Furniture – Decorating Diary

Shopping For Used Furniture - Decorating Diary

Q: I will soon have my first apartment and I am thinking about buying some used furniture. Do you have advice on what must be new and what can be old? I am on a budget. A: Window blinds are needed for privacy.…