Does your house have a swimming pool? Then you’re one of the lucky ones this summer. Having a pool is like having your own little oasis, your own slice of paradise. But simply having it there is not enough. You have to know how to take advantage of this marvelous feature. Next, we’ll show you 10 upgrades you might enjoy getting this summer, 10 things that will make your poolside areas even more enjoyable.
Speaking as someone who is just starting to design and plan the kitchen, I know there are lots of great ideas out there and, although I’m trying to come up with the perfect combination, I know that when I’m all done I’ll find some more great features I wish I thought of before. But it’s never too late to improve your design so take a look at these great kitchen amenities and make a list of your favorites cause that’s exactly what I plan to do.
If you want to keep things like olive oil, vinegar, etc. nice and organized, a simple basket tray like this one should do the job. It’s big enough to keep all the items you’d otherwise spread on the counter and easy to move elsewhere if you need the counter space.
Keeping a home organized can be tough. Finding containers and labels for everything doesn’t always lend itself to the most attractive home decor. But there are ways to stylize your organization. Here’s a simple tutorial for labeling glass jars or containers that you can use to store a variety of different items.
If you think about shipping containers, you don’t really get the image of a livable place. First of all, the material of which they are made (steel) has a very small chance to convey a positive, warm feeling. But just as there would be no good without evil, living in a shipping container has both good and bad parts. We also have an article that will provide more information on this topic.
As much as one can enjoy the company of others, sometimes we all need our privacy, whether it’s in the office or at home. It’s not always easy getting that but furniture and accessories like these ones it all comes natural. They were all designed with the privacy issue in mind and they’re something you should consider adding to your own collection.
When decorating a room, we base our color choices on our preferences and, while that’s ok most of the times, color selection is not exactly a simple process. Each color has different effects on the human body and mind and it’s important to take these into consideration, especially when decorating the nursery room. After all, you want what’s best for your baby. Learn how color influences the development and behavior of your child and find the best color for his or her room.
image by Chad Jackson
Warm colors usually stimulate the mind and energize the body. They make large spaces feel cozy and welcoming. However, they are not particularly relaxing so they’re not that great during the bedtime, especially for very energetic kids.