Pre-War House Has Brick Volumes Connected By Bridges And GardensFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 4, 2017

Pre-War House Has Brick Volumes Connected By Bridges And Gardens

Everything from the choice of materials, the finishes and colors used, the distribution of the spaces and the way in which they interact with the surroundings adds up to a spectacular design for a house that has been recently enlarged by M Construction. The project consists of an extension added to an existing pre-war building...

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DIY Wall Shelves: Gorgeous Acrylic Shelves on Walls or in WindowsFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on September 1, 2017

DIY Wall Shelves: Gorgeous Acrylic Shelves on Walls or in Windows

Have you ever thought to yourself, “It would be nice if I could hang a shelf or two in the window. All that natural light!” Or: “I need more acrylic in my life. Shelves? Could I make acrylic shelves?” Here’s some good news: You can DIY wall shelves, made out of acrylic, and hang them...

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5 Cool Life Hacks for Silica GelWatch now

Posted in Videos | by Stefan, on September 1, 2017

5 Cool Life Hacks for Silica Gel

You know not to eat them and the label says to throw them away, but did you know there are some amazing ways to re-use the little silica gel packets that come inside so many things we buy? Silica gel is a desiccant, meaning it absorbs moisture, which makes it useful in lots of ways....

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Modern Makeup Tables With Simple Yet Exquisite DesignsFull story

Posted in Furniture | by Simona Ganea, on September 1, 2017

Modern Makeup Tables With Simple Yet Exquisite Designs

A makeup vanity, sometimes referred to as a dressing table, is a piece of furniture that has a feminine and delicate allure and is usually found in bedrooms. It sits quietly in a corner or by the bed and it’s always accompanied by a mirror. It usually has drawers and a surface on which to...

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A Photographer’s House And Studio Blended Into OneFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 1, 2017

A Photographer’s House And Studio Blended Into One

Mixing work with personal life is rarely a success unless you’re actually serious about it and you plan the whole thing in a clear and detailed manner. For a photographer from Japan that worked out pretty great but it took a lot of planning. In 2017 FORM/Kouichi Kimura Architects completed a structure meant to serve both...

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How To Spruce Up Your Home With Fabulous Ambient LightingFull story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on August 31, 2017

How To Spruce Up Your Home With Fabulous Ambient Lighting

Everything you put in a room contributes more or less to the ambiance inside and the list is different for each type of room. Some things are more general. The ambient lighting is a relevant example. Whether it’s a backlit mirror, a string of LED lights under the cabinet or a lamp in the corner...

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10 Reasons Tray Ceilings Are Meant For YouFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on August 31, 2017

10 Reasons Tray Ceilings Are Meant For You

Do you feel like you’re living in a box? Many homes can feel too squarish with their straight walls, straight floors and straight ceilings. You can paint and carpet all you like, but you’ll still have a flat surface above your head. Lucky for you, there is a simple way to fix the whole view....

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Make a Shelf by Using Repurposed Wood ShuttersFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on August 31, 2017

Make a Shelf by Using Repurposed Wood Shutters

I love to find ways to turn unwanted items into something fresh, new, and functional. I’m always on the hunt at thrift stores and places like Habitat for Humanity to find “stuff” that I can make over. Wood window shutters are a great item to buy when you find them because they are usually inexpensive,...

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