Archive | July 2012

An Often Forgotten Room – Bathroom

Today, bathroom is not only a place to bath, dress and perform the essential necessities, but also you can relax and unwind from day’s anxiety. So if you planning to decorate your bathroom, you need to see some factors like price range of the products, size of the bathroom etc.

Here are some accessories which can be used for home bathroom decoration.

Towels:  Choose towels that accent the background with brighter color and sharpen images. You can also use Turkish towels as they remain soft even after washing. If you have kids at home you can choose graphic towels or cartoon printed towels for them.

Bath Mats:  You can use Bath Mats at the entrance of your bathroom. They are easily available in different color and size. Prefer a light weight latest cotton mat for the cleanness of floor .

Shower Curtains:  Shower Curtains is an easy way to add pizzazz to your bathroom.  If you have a large size bathroom you can use shower curtains to divide the area. They look quiet elegant.

Bath Tub:  Bath tub really looks cool if you have a large size bathroom. Be careful while cho

osing a bath tub; make sure you sit in it before you buy. Don’t buy an oversize bath tub; it should be according to the size of your room.

Dressing Gowns:  You can get variety of dressing gowns or bath robes in the market or at online shopping sites as well.  You can choose from a wide range and different style available online.

The Things a Living Room Must Have

Living room is kind of a space where you spend most of your time, be it with your family, friends and even yourself. If some guests visit your place, the first thing they notice is your living room. If you have a well maintained living room, then there is no need for a separate drawing room.

So if you are planning to redesign your living room give a quick look on some aspects:

Furniture:  Your living room must have a foot stools/ pouffes, a central table and storage armories, if you don’t have a separate dining area you can put your dining table in the living room.

The style of your stylish living room furniture could be of your choice, you can have Dakota wood nest table, small coffee table, TV cabinet etc.  You may also have a book rack at the corner of your living room with an arm chair to study.

Wall Color:  Your Living room walls create the first impression of your home and your lifestyle. So you must look for the best option you have. Generally the room is single color tiresome room; you can play with the walls by painting and by using different color at each wall. You can decorate your walls by hanging wall pictures and mirror.

Accessories:  Every living room must have different accessories like cozy and stylish rugs, which are quiet common these days, they not only create the warmth in the room but add to the beauty of the room too. You can also hang stylish readymade cotton curtains in your room. They add to the elegance of the living room. Last but not least you can place decorative cushions and pillows add to the coziness of the room.

So just by adding furniture, wall color and accessories to your living room, you can give it a modern and stylish look. So what are you waiting for? Start working on your living room now.

Sofa Bed – An Asset for the Living Room

In this ever growing world, with growth in the population the land seems to be getting squeezed. Living in big palatial homes has become a dream for most of the people. Of course exceptions are always there. Few lucky ones do enjoy the big bungalows. But anyways, God has bestowed us with a clever brain and we have learnt to tackle this problem of less space by making things that requires not much space and also fulfill its purpose.

Sofa Beds – A sofa maybe your best option if you want to put up guests and relatives in comfort, but don’t have rooms to spare. According to the space one can opt for any kind of sofa bed. The basic four options come in fashionable living room furniture:

1. Bench Style:  The simplest of sofa beds, bench style models have a mattress like base and back, the latter of which folds down to create an instant bed. Of all the models, this type is the one model that can be as comfortable as any normal bed, and if you are likely to only occasionally fold the bed back into a sofa, it’s the best choice.

2. Pull Out: This model looks like a standard sofa and is available in a range of styles. The bed frame and mattress, which are folded and concealed inside the sofa base, are pulled up and outwards to form the bed. It may include storage space to store a quilt and pillows, and is usually heavy.

3. Corner: Corner sofa beds typically comprise two seated sofa and a chaise which forms the corner unit. The bed section comes out from the base of the sofa section, either with a pull out action or as a pop up truckle. These sofa beds also sometimes feature storage space, which is useful for storing bed linen.

4. Futon: A futon style sofa bed usually has a frame that is made of wood or metal and a choice of mattress thickness and materials. The two basic types are bi-fold sofa beds, which fold back like bench-style sofa beds and tri-fold, whereby the mattress is folded into three sections to make a more compact sofa.

We have enough options and there is one for everyone. So why not enjoy the company of dear ones without the headache of where to put them for sleep!

An Excellent Online Source of Dakota Home Furnishing Products

Hi this is Jenny here. A few months ago I have shifted with my family from Durham to Birmingham as we bought a new home there. We had shifted most of the furniture items but those which were either too old fashioned or broken and could not be of much use to us, we left them behind.

I have some fascination with dark shade furniture. The dark shade works best with almost any kind of background. It gives an excellent look to your home décor provided you have got the right space. But finding top-quality furniture in dark shade that can last long is really a tough job.

After having shifted to Birmingham, I had a discussion with my friends about the dark shade furniture in general. I just wanted to have some idea about the kind of furniture which was in these days. I asked my friends as well as relatives about the new range of modern furniture but unfortunately couldn’t get much suggestion from them. And what they told me, couldn’t interest me anyhow. Then I started looking on internet for online furniture stores. I did have some clue about the  Dakota wood furniture, but surprisingly found the type of furniture range on that site very rare.

I have been looking and yearning for this type of furniture from such a long time and was glad that I could find this online store where there were plenty of options to choose from.  What a wonderful range of Dakota wood furniture items! I spent a full hour on browsing the full range of this furniture in dark as well as oak finish.

The dark shade Dakota furniture items that I purchased exactly from online store that are shown in the images embedded in this blog post and these are giving a modern look to my home furnishings.

Please let me know in comments that how you feel about dark shade Dakota wood furnishings in the home as well as if you browsed the websites for new furniture range for your home.

You suggestions are valuable for me to decorate my home in a more innovative style.