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South American Art in Decor

Art can be summed up as an expression of culture and heritage. In some cases this can be the merging of several cultures resulting in a unique expression as is the case of South American art. South American art embraces art from all the South American countries including Mexico, Paraguay, Brazil, Peru and the rest of them. One significant thing is that art from this region has the same qualities […]

 

Introducing the Modular Sofa System

A modular sofa is a sofa that comes in several different modules or sections that can be arranged and rearranged into several different configurations depending on what you want.  They can be L-shaped, U – shaped or any other letter that you prefer.  Depending on the number of modules that you have you can actually create several difference sizes as well as shapes of a sofa.  You can turn your […]

 

Making a Grand Entrance with Unique Gates

You most definitely need a gate as an entrance to your home. Mostly you find it necessary for security purposes which is all very good but have you thought of it as a design statement? The fact that you have to have a secure home should not limit you to having a beautiful entrance. Most home owners are becoming aware of this fact and this is why you will find unique […]

 

Maintaining Beautiful Garden Decor with Rattan Outdoor Furniture

Home owners are more and more taking care of the garden and treating it as an extra room to decorate. The grounds are tended to with manicured lawns, flower beds and some trees both for shade and fruit. Furniture is also becoming more stylish and expressive such as rattan outdoor furniture and the design of this furniture is also becoming more elegant. This results in beautiful garden decor that is […]

 

Wooden Floors: The Different Wood Options

Wooden floors add beauty and elegance to the home.  They have a timeless look and give the home a warm feel.  There are 3 basic types of wooden floors to be discussed in this article.  They are hardwood floors, engineered wood and laminate wood flooring. Hardwood floors are made from solid wood.  Real or solid hardwood floors need to be nailed to a wooden sub- floor.  This kind of floor […]

 

5 FAQs on Land Buying in Kenya

1. Why invest in land? The value of land appreciates over the years and it is said to be the most solid investment. Property values have been found to double at least every seven to eight years, according to research, and in Kenya this seems to happen faster. 2. What are the payment terms for land buying? Payment for property sales in Kenya is usually a 10% deposit with the […]

 

The Space Saving Wrought Iron Butterfly Table

It is said that within every problem lies the solution. Living spaces have been shrinking significantly over the years and especially in the urban areas. This presents a challenge for most homeowners particularly when it comes to suitable furniture for these reduced spaces. Ideally, most furniture is standard size which has led to the development of space saving furniture or miniature furniture that make it possible to live large in […]

 

Washing and Maintenance of Curtains - Factors to Consider

Window treatments add a lot to your home’s interior decorating. You use them to add color, texture and even a sense of height from the natural vertical lines they create. Curtains are one of the most common window treatments that set the mood for your theme and their choice is usually done very carefully. As such it is important to take good care of these window treatments by washing them […]

 

Where to Buy Metallic Light Fixtures

Interior designers and decorators everywhere use metallic light fixtures in their work.  They are both functional and decorative and enhance the look of any space.  Lighting will generally set the mood and tone of a room.  In the work place, lighting that is both unsatisfactory and unpleasant has been shown to be harmful to the morale and productivity of employees.  At home, a dimly lit bedroom can set the mood […]

 

The Versatile Banana Bark in Interior Decor

The art of weaving has the ability to produce amazing items from fibres that would otherwise seem not so pretty or useful. Fibres from the banana bark are used by many communities around the world and though they may look weak, the end products are strong and quite durable. Almost every home in Kenya has had one or two items made from the banana fibre and though they may not […]