How to Mount a Deck Frame to Concrete FoundationFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on July 27, 2017

How to Mount a Deck Frame to Concrete Foundation

If you are planning on building a low deck or wood patio next to the concrete foundation(check out how to remove concrete slabs from patio), you might have an excellent opportunity to really solidify the deck frame by mounting it to the foundation itself. This eliminates the need for post holes and additional concrete right...

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Converted Prado Apartment Becomes Liveable Family Home in MarseilleFull story

Posted in Apartments | by Vera Dordick, on July 27, 2017

Converted Prado Apartment Becomes Liveable Family Home in Marseille

Just steps from the Prado beaches of Marseille in France, Architect Maurice Padovani created a livable and stylish home for a young family. The renovated space is light, airy and comfortable, with plenty of high-design touches. The home was actually a small unit next to a stable that the family had refashioned in three phases. In...

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Eco-Friendly House Built Around A Vertical GardenFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on July 26, 2017

Eco-Friendly House Built Around A Vertical Garden

Wanting to feel connected to nature is not uncommon and a lot of modern and contemporary houses are designed to fulfill this desire. However, few designs take it as seriously as that of the MeMo House. This is a residence designed in 2016 by BAM! arquitectura. It’s located in Buenos Aires, in Argentina and it only...

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White Kitchen Cabinets – The Perfect Backdrop For A Chic DecorFull story

Posted in Kitchen | by Simona Ganea, on July 26, 2017

White Kitchen Cabinets – The Perfect Backdrop For A Chic Decor

It’s the simplest and most versatile color and yet we’re often intimidated by it and afraid to enjoy its advantages. On one hand this achromatic color is very appreciated for the fact that it makes spaces look open and bright, creating the impression of a larger room but on the other hand this is also...

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Fresh Color Combinations: Colors that Go With GrayFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on July 25, 2017

Fresh Color Combinations: Colors that Go With Gray

At its purest, gray is the perfect blend of black and white, which makes it the epitome of neutrality and balance. Of course, when gray is used in interior design, there are undertones (warm or cool) to be identified and considered when creating color combinations. Although gray itself refrains from exuding emotion, it is likely...

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Rocabella a Serene Retreat Amid the Mykonos GlamourFull story

Posted in Hotels & Resorts | by Vera Dordick, on July 25, 2017

Rocabella a Serene Retreat Amid the Mykonos Glamour

Mykonos may be known for its party atmosphere and go-all-night bar scene, but amid the glitz and glamour there’s a luxurious and serene hotel where beauty and relaxation reign. Rocabella Mykonos is situated on a beach just a few minutes drive from the pulsing rhythm of Chora — a setting that is private and laid-back...

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How To Make A Shoe Storage BenchWatch now

Posted in Videos | by Stefan, on July 25, 2017

How To Make A Shoe Storage Bench

While you can buy all kinds of shoe racks, few if any include a bench that is handy for putting on your shoes. Now you can make a sturdy one that stores your favorite pairs and offers you a comfy place to sit down. Start by cutting and measuring the boards as shown, making sure...

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