Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 13:48:15 PM. Kitchen By Orane Pelletier. Keep your ceilings tall by putting in scissors trusses. You can make your walls 8 foot tall, but by adding the scissors truss (peak at 13 to 14 feet) will give you lots of visual space and a less confined feeling. And get a skylight in the kitchen. The opening for a skylight can be much bigger than the skylight itself. Get the opening from the peak of the ceiling to the edge of the wall, and locate the skylight near a perpendicular wall so it will disperse the light throughout the kitchen. Put some \"niches\" in your tall walls above the 8' line for greenery, or statues. Put \"puck\" lights in these niches for accent lighting.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 13:48:00 PM. Kitchen By Eleanor Ducharme. Contemporary kitchen tiles take a modern look and style, transforming traditional tiles. There are no set rules as to what the kitchen will look like, colours can be cool neutrals and they will have an air of sophistication to them. Contemporary tiles are usually larger in size than 100 x 100mm, but this is no set rule. Style can be added through the use of scored tiles to the tile design. Warm grey, off white, ebony brown, charcoal black and sparks of colour can be incorporated into a contemporary design. There may be an understated elegance to contemporary tile design, with added stylish features such as modern border and decorative tiles.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 13:47:46 PM. Kitchen By Erembourg Guibord. Door Design: In the past few years, kitchen door designs have become much more simplistic. For contemporary kitchens, the trend has moved towards flat panel doors with no detail. An extension of this is the move towards handless doors, and this is going to continue in 2011 with many more homeowners choosing handless kitchens. Even with classical or traditional kitchen styles, the door designs are more simple than before, with many designers using shaker style doors, even with in-frame kitchens. This gives off a very classic bespoke look.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 13:47:33 PM. Kitchen By Fleur Deblois. The counter tops are important not only for the aesthetics of the kitchen but also these are the surfaces that will come in contact with your food. There are many materials you can choose for your counter tops whether granite, engineered stone, plastic laminates or tiles. Your choice of counter top material should be durable to hold your food. Your kitchen designer can help you minimise stone waste and save on material costs.
Published at Monday, October 08th 2018, 13:49:46 PM. Living Room By Erembourg Guibord. Typically drawing rooms have plenty of seating. There's often at least one sofa and a couple of chairs. Of course it takes more than chairs to make a room work. A complete design idea for living room requires tables, bookshelves and other pieces of furniture, all working together in harmony to give the space a cohesive and stylish look. A lot of items tend to go in the drawing room so it's important to arrange them all in a balanced and well-proportioned way. Once the room's furniture is arranged, the need to place the accessories in a balanced way begins. Making the most of the space we have got is a common goal among homeowners, and no matter what kind of space they inhabit, it will likely have a drawing room. One way to make a bold statement with the lounge decor is to modernize the whole room. This look begins with taking away all the clutter. A modern reception room should be as open and spacious as possible. If some things must be stored there, try to find storage units that close or serve another function as well. Modern living room design ideas are bright and well lit. If the room's existing lighting is a bit dim, adding some lamps could make a big impact. Modern furniture is characterized by its solid, bold colors and elegant, yet simple, design. The bolder, the better is the rule, especially if you have white walls or white carpet. Do not sacrifice comfort for style though. It is better to feel good than to look good.
Published at Monday, October 08th 2018, 13:49:34 PM. Living Room By Eleanor Ducharme. Pull pieces into your grouping; leave the walls for spectacular wall hangings and accessories. Don't be afraid to pull the chairs in and angle them to achieve a conversation area. It is uncomfortable and uninviting to have to bend your neck to make conversation with others in the room.
Published at Monday, October 08th 2018, 13:49:21 PM. Living Room By Eleanor Ducharme. Leather sofas are always easy to maintain and also add the requisite gloss to the living room. The paint of the living room should not give out the feeling of gaudiness. Evergreen light colors should be used in the living room. All the experimentation should be done in other rooms of your home. Always keep your living room free from dirt by periodic cleaning and dusting. The stains on the furniture should be removed without delay. The stains may become permanent if not treated immediately. As far as possible, keep the kids away from the delicate items in your living room.