June 14, 2018

How Can You Tell If Your Persian Rug Is Really Hand Made?

You may think that your Persian rug is an authentic handmade specimen, however, it is very difficult to tell. Modern machine made carpets look and feel very similar to the genuine article. So how can you tell if your carpet is the real deal or not? Synthetic Or WoolSome people think handmade carpets are made from wool whereas machine made rugs are fabricated using synthetic fibers, but this is not always true. Today, many Persian carpet weavers will use synthetic materials to craft their rugs while machine made rugs can be made using wool. Therefore, the material used is no indicator as to whether your rug was made by hand…

May 28, 2018

Choosing Between Memory Foam and Latex – Everything You Need to Know

Today it is more difficult than ever to choose between a memory foam mattress and a latex mattress. Advancements in the mattress manufacturing sector mean that almost anyone can quickly and easily find the right mattress to suit their individual needs and this is important. It is important because it is the main reason why people have to choose… This post explains well why the choice needs to be based on their own personal needs. Both memory foam and latex offer far superior comfort and support. They have also both been a trusted mattress type for many users for decades. Take a look at our little information snippet to give…

May 7, 2018

Dress your home to impress with the top 10 decorating trends for 2018

Interior decorating is undergoing a bit of a transformation as the economy is shifting again. People have a little more money to spend on their homes, but they’re interested in doing most of the interior decorating themselves. This means that the latest decorating trends for 2018 are bold and inspired rather than ostentatious and expensive. People on a budget will love the new interior decorating trends because they can participate and bring fresh new touches into their homes and not risk missing a mortgage payment to do so. We’ve come up with a list of the top 10 interior decorating trends for 2018 and encourage you to try at least…

May 6, 2018

Simple Headboards – Spice Up the Bedroom with Your Own Creations

Adding spice to your bedroom can be a risqué proposal but doing it by changing the headboard is simple and fun. Although you can find a great range of contemporary headboards online, with the popularity of crafts at an all-time high you can easily find the supplies you need to create a headboard at a minimal expense. You’ll first want to measure your bed and decide what orientation you want for your headboard. Do you want it to run vertically and give the room height? Are you looking for a long thin headboard that will be capped by a shelf or a photo rail? Are you looking for a very…

April 24, 2018

Extend Your Home For More Space… Build Up or Build Out?

When deciding to extend your home, you can either build up or build out. Either which way you decide to expand your home it should depend on the reason for your alteration. For example, if you decide to extend your kitchen, you would be building out. But, if you decide to add more rooms to your home, then you may want to consider building up. Whether you decide to build up or out, you need to take into consideration the advantages and disadvantages of the direction you have chosen to extend. Whichever way you decide to expand your home, you need to make one hundred percent sure that it will…