Interior Design Explained
Explore architectural diversity with different house styles

Explore architectural diversity with different house styles

From crisp Nordic abodes to picturesque farmhouses, many popular home styles are rooted in different eras and reflect humans’ creativity and cultural diversity. Finding out their key architectural features and interior design characteristics will enable you respect their individuality and decorate them accordingly.

Greek crown molding with dentil detail

Crown Molding: A Beautiful, Timeless Detail

Crown molding is a design feature dating back to Greek and Roman architecture. It is one of the architectural features that can really add value to your home. They are decorated plaster or wooden trim where walls meet ceilings. Crown molding draws the eye upward and unifies a space.   History   From the beauty of the Greek forms and the ornate Victorian moldings to the more simple and geometric modern style, the transformation has been impressive.

Designing teen-centered bedrooms

Designing teen-centered bedrooms

Designing a teenage bedroom should involve decorating ideas that gravitate around the actual needs and tastes of the youngster who will inhabit the space. The room has to be organized in a manner that will foster the teens’ creativity and learning process while reflecting their desires and interests.

Eclectic d?cor: blending antique and modern items

Eclectic decor: blending antique and modern items

Eclectic décor throws a wonderful chance at you to get all your collectibles out of the closet and make them cohabitate; it is also a great opportunity to inspire new life into treasured furniture pieces that have seen better days. Mixing modern and vintage items and furnishings means juxtaposing prized heirlooms against abstract artwork, or contemporary chairs next to mid-century tables.

Display your passion for music inside your home

Display your passion for music inside your home

Music lovers often find themselves collecting lots of memorabilia pieces, CDs or vinyl disks; if playing instruments is also part of the picture, chances are their home already shelters a few musical instruments as well. However, one’s passion for music should not lead to hidden storage, but to visually appealing displays that blend in with the home décor and tell a story.

Personalize your indoors with Christian wall quotes

Christian home decor

The process of decorating a house in the spirit of Christian belief can involve the use of various religious images and symbols throughout the available space, or the employment of sacred guiding principles in the design, like those of self-sufficiency and simplicity.

Control room design for a functional and safety work environment

Control room design for a functional and safety work environment

Although control rooms have been in use since the 1920s in the case of industrial facilities, contemporary versions are much more sophisticated; they are ensembles packed with electronic devices and sophisticated operation panels that require constant supervision.

Decorating our homes with plants

Decorating our homes with plants

Natural plants bring unsurpassed charm inside a dwelling, thanks to their diverse leaf shapes, colors, textures and growing styles. Be it modern or more on the country style, your house will look more lively and sophisticated with some thoughtfully-placed flower pots that highlight certain indoor areas.

What it takes to pet-proof your home while keeping it pet-friendly too

What it takes to pet-proof your home while keeping it pet-friendly too

A dwelling that is stylish, inviting and pet-friendly… might sound like an impossible-to-achieve dream, but actually it is not impossible at all. The design options available to us in our modern world can make a residence look cool and ensure that all family members (yes, that includes our beloved companions) feel right at home.

Exterior shutters add value and increase the appeal of your house

Exterior shutters add value and increase the appeal of your house

Exterior shutters are an effective way to boost the appeal of your house; not only will it instantly become more inviting and pleasing to the eye, but the property will also gain enduring window treatments capable of sheltering your glass surfaces from bad weather for many years to come.