3 Ways to “Hide” Alarm Systems When Decorating

If it’s been awhile since you checked out home security systems, there much less “obvious” and more streamlined than they used to be. While security obviously trumps style when it comes to your home, who says you can’t have both? Today’s alarm systems are pretty discreet, but there are still tricks for downplaying them and […]

Read More &#8594

Aquascaping vs Fishkeeping

Keeping fish used to be a very simple hobby, however like most things the concept has developed into a more complex, design centred past time, for those so inclined.   Aquascaping takes the focus on to the habitat. It is the combination of plants, wood, rocks and more to create a mini world within the […]

Read More &#8594

3 DIY Home Projects You Really Can Do Yourself

Think you need to call in a contractor or professional decorator for every update to your home? Many times it’s best to rely on professional help, but don’t underestimate your own skills or the pride you’ll enjoy by tackling a project yourself. Depending on your ability and tools, there are a number of mini projects […]

Read More &#8594

4 Businesses That Really Need Interior Design

You might be surprised by how many businesses rely on first impressions but don’t make it a priority. Interior design isn’t just for posh spas and other luxury-minded businesses. The first time an in-person customer sees your commercial space, they’re forming an impression of your success and professionalism. Without the right interior design, you might […]

Read More &#8594

Landscaping in the Winter – The benefits

While most gardeners dream of all the fun projects to be accomplished during the seasons of sun while sipping luscious hot beverages all winter long, some savvy gardeners are anticipating the cool season all summer long with equal fervor. One might ask – Why? They know that winter is the optimal time to accomplish broad […]

Read More &#8594

The art of living green

Small eco-friendly changes made in the home may often seem not to amount to very much but, if enough people implement them, they will have a cumulative effect and will make a huge difference to the wellbeing of the environment. This is the way things are heading, with people power having a very real impact […]

Read More &#8594

Natural Wood for Classic and Lasting Furniture Design

Every design choice used in the construction of home furnishings reflects our cultural values. To see the expensive pieces available through antique dealers, one would think that the people of 200 years ago all bought furniture built to last forever. That isn’t entirely true. Only some of them did, and everybody else’s stuff fell apart. […]

Read More &#8594