Kitchen and bathroom renovations are always giving me mixed feelings. I’m happy when my clients get a fresh, functional, and clean space. On the other hand, after every such renovation in my mind’s eye I can already see the mountains of debris where, eventually, the newly installed materials end their life after the owner decides that they can no longer serve their purpose.
Over the last few years, we’ve ditched a lot of chemicals in our home in exchange for more natural, healthy alternatives. Apple Cider Vinegar and White Vinegar are now among favorite products that we always have on hand. For cleaning, there are several different types of vinegar you can use depending on the task you’re […]
I’ve noticed an interesting trend, even as the economy improves and more interior design professionals report sightings of new clients and projects. There is an entire group who continues to commiserate about the lack of clients and projects, citing various reasons such as a recession, the housing slump and a rapidly changing marketplace full of […]
It can feel like a constant struggle between what we want for ourselves, our families, our health, our finances and what our design business wants needs, and enables us to achieve and have. Does any of this sound familiar?
What happens when we try to brew coffee without water in the reservoir? Nothing much. A piping hot cup of coffee won’t magically appear without filling the tank. As an interior designer or decorator, what are you trying to brew in your design business? Have you checked your business reservoirs lately? Or are you expecting […]
Modern house Casa Invisible easily manages to camouflage in its surrounding landscape. It’s reflective facade as a mirror, reflects on itself the whole foliage and urban environment, changing the character according to the seasons and various bystanders. Designed by the architectural studio Delugan Meissl, this private house actually is a wooden structure with a shiny […]
Whether plastic or metal, bottle closures are an excellent material for a variety of DIY ideas. Plastic can be used for playing with the youngest while the metal still require a little vigilance. We have selected the stunning ideas which are very easy to implement and excellent for entertainment. All that remains is to collect […]
If those small things in your home constantly end up in drawers that are soon overflowing, maybe it’s time to find a better way of organizing. We have collected 13 ideas for organizing your home These tricks will make it easier to organize your home, and more importantly, always know where your stuff is! Organize […]
Cross section of celery stalks after their long drink This is a classic science experiment for small children meant to teach them how water travels up a plants stem. Materials: A disposable clear drinking glass A stalk of celery, with leaves Food coloring (dark colors will work more noticeably than yellow) A drinking straw (optional) […]