Interior designing and decorating is basically the process of designing and decorating the space. The idea is to make an empty flat or any space for that matter fully functional and aesthetically pleasing. Interior designing and interior decorating is commonly used as one, but these are two different tasks. Continue reading Guide to Interior Designing and Decorating Your Home
The beautiful winter month of December has arrived with the gorgeous blue sky, the soothing bright orange sun and the cozy weather all around. December is the month of holidays, Christmas and parties, and that calls for home makeover. This is the time to re-looking at the overall decoration of your sweet home, especially if you plan to host a family get together or a party. And if you are looking for the best DIY home decor tips to decorate your home then just read on. Continue reading 100 DIY Home Decor Tips to Decorate Your Home This Winter
If you want to find out what is suitable for your home, then the first thing that you have to do is understand the difference between the sofa and couch. Both the sofa and couch are suitable in the living room. They can be the focal point in the room, which draws maximum attention. Whether you will buy sofa or couch that will depend on the size of the room, and the décor you want in your living room. In my article, I will be discussing about sofa and couch so that you can take a well-informed decision. Continue reading Sofa or Couch, What is Best for Your Room?
A room stuffed with all your favourite books, and amidst such decor, there is a cozy couch stuffed with cushions, beside the couch there is a small side table where you can keep your coffee mug after sipping it at regular intervals, this will be exactly a paradise for a book lover. But dedicating a whole room for books is not always possible. In the architectural layouts of the modern urban structures, there is a scarcity of space, due to which there may be some limitations with the décor. But this constraint in space cannot limit your love for books. In my article, I will discuss some bookshelves design for home décor. Continue reading 6 Easy Bookshelves Design Tips for Home
When it comes to décor, the lighting becomes the most important aspect. Without proper lights, the home will look like an ancient even if you keep highly expensive terracotta sculptures and magnificent furniture. Without lights, it’s just darkness and chaos. When it comes to lights, you prefer to rack the shops and markets to have the best lights in town. But, what about the high electricity bills which is a recurring expense? Did you think about that? In my post, I will discuss key to great lighting but also saving electricity.
Lighting tips for home that saves electric bills
In most of the household, 15% of the budget is spent in electricity bills. The electricity bills tend to increase in the summers due to the continuous uses of AC and air coolers. The lights on the other hand are used in full shine throughout the year. The normal incandescent lights consumes huge amount of electricity thus the electric bills going higher. There are ways by which you can enjoy bright lights in your home but also saving electricity to a great extent.
There are some simple ways by which you can enjoy the double advantages of bright lights and low electric bills. I have dealt with this point in the next couple of paragraphs.
- Large windows: The windows are the main sources of air and natural lights. The windows make the room spacious and bright within an instant. The windows do not charge high bills, but they can make the home look brighter during the day.
- The skylights: The skylights are also another way to enjoy the bright blue sky during the day and the sparking starry sky during the night. Skylights make the home look closer to nature.
- CFL: CFL lights consume up to 60% less electricity in comparison to incandescent lights. There are various kinds of light fixtures for bearing the CFL lamps; you can use these lamps in ceiling lights, pendent lights, lampshades, and any other light fixtures of your choice. These lights are twisted in shape, and will fit easily in any fixtures.
- LED lights: These lights are 10 times more lasting than fluorescent bulbs. These lights do not heat up like the incandescent bulbs, they do not have mercury or any filaments unlike other bulbs. Using only 2-15 watts of energy, these bulbs are the best solution to the problem.
- Best brands: Buy products after checking the brands like Everlight, Osram and Epistar, with very high efficiency and CRI above 80. These lights do not heat, thus very safe to use.
- Eco Friendly: Even if you are using LED and CFL lamps, make sure that the lights are free from mercury and have low carbon content.
- Certification: Certified products are reliable when it comes to energy efficiency. Check the certification, FCC or Energy star to check the quality of the product before buying.
Now that you have read this article, you already know that how to save electricity, but that does not mean that you have to live in dark caves. You can follow these steps and curtail your electric bill every month to a great extent.
There is a myth about home decorating that it is a costly affair. You can make your home look good and classy even on a budget. To make your home look good, you don’t necessarily have to use that costly painting from an auction or an imported flower pot and chandelier. It’s actually possible to decorate a home to make it look good without spending lots of money. If you are planning to decorate your home and you don’t want to spend lots of money on it, then here is the post worth reading. I am going to share some quick and simple tips that you can use to make your sweet home look good even if you are on a budget. Continue reading How to Make Your Home Look Good on a Budget
The dresses that you wore in the weekends are all piled up on the chair by the bed. The mobile chargers are hanging from the plugs, the laptop is sitting quietly on the center table, with your perfume and hair gel, clothes spilling out from the overstuffed drawers and the wardrobe is jam-packed. That’s how my bedroom used to look like before I maximized storage space in my comparatively small bedroom. Continue reading How to Maximize Storage Space in Bedroom
You will be amazed to see how the look and feel of your home can be transformed using right set of home decor accessories. Not only the look and feel, but right set of home accessories can dramatically improve the functionality and comfort too. There are various types of home decor accessories that we buy to accessorize your home. When it comes to home decor, we want our home to look good, well furnished and luxurious like the rooms of a hotel. At times, we end up buying wrong home decor accessories and at other times we easily get bored with the existing decor. Accessorizing and decorating your home is not difficult when you know a few basic things about home decorating and furnishing. Continue reading 13 Essential Home Decor Accessories You Can’t Live Without
To make your house your home you need to put some effort behind it. Your home is the getaway from all the morning blues, office work and tension. You want to relax at your home, and you can do that well if your home has an ambient décor. How can you get this décor? How much will it cost? I will say, Not Much. You can decorate your home in an amazing way without investing much. There are several inexpensive ways to decorate your home. And I am going to share the top 100 home decorating tips which are easy to implement and does not require huge investment. Continue reading 100 Home Decorating Tips to Decorate Home for Less
Let’s face this. We want our living room to look just amazing, irrespective of whether it’s small or large in size. Because the living room the formal sitting area of the house is most essential space. Also the living room of the home reflects the personality of the inhabitants. But you have to think differently in order to decorate small living room, because you have limited space and you can’t go wrong with the overall décor. Continue reading How to Decorate Small Living Room in Indian Style