Published at Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 14:43:16 PM. Kitchen By Orane Pelletier. The middle classes would often use the kitchen as the main family room, whereas the upper classes really used it just as a kitchen and usually allowed the room to be run entirely by cooks and maids. All the things we take for granted now such as running water and sinks, electricity to boil a kettle or light the room, were not so readily available throughout history. In the very early days, people had to carry pots or jugs of water a long way.
Published at Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 14:42:57 PM. Kitchen By Eleanor Ducharme. Kitchen lighting fixtures nowadays often include spectacular above cupboard lighting with some great options to choose from. For our kitchen, long arm halogen lights spaced at regular intervals, were perfect, and have proved to be an essential addition, particularly when removing items towards the back of the cupboards! Under the cupboards, above each of the work spaces, we chose a number of evenly spaced halogen lights with triangle-shaped glass covers that perfectly fan out the light across the counter top area.
Published at Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 14:42:35 PM. Living Room By Eleanor Ducharme. The items you use to decorate your living room determine the energy that can flow into the room. Some decorations can help bring in positive energy while others can cause havoc permitting the flow of negative energy in the room. The following Feng Shui items, when added to the living room can help positive energy to flow bringing health and harmony between you and your family, friends and the environment.
Published at Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 14:42:12 PM. Kitchen By Erembourg Guibord. I'm sure you've read plenty of other guides that proclaim to offer the 'top 10 tips' for something or other, that, in the end, turn out to be lists of highly generalised, unhelpful statements about things that you already knew i.e. \"Remember to set a budget, and stick to it!\", as if you were deliberately going to set a budget and then do your utmost to spend more than you intended.
Published at Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 14:41:55 PM. Living Room By Orane Pelletier. Always start thinking about colors when the rug is selected. Let us say your living room is 14 feet wide and 20 feet long, most likely you will have a rug at least 8 feet by 10 feet (It is recommended to use a larger size rug). However, your rug is still the largest chunk of color that will interact with everything else in the room, so your paint colors can easily be drawn from the rug pattern. It always works better this way.
Published at Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 14:41:40 PM. Kitchen By Fleur Deblois. 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 Wednesday, October 17th 2018, 14:41:25 PM. Living Room By Julie Chicoine. Dimensions of the Living Room: If you have a blueprint of the home, then it reduces your work by half. If you don't have a blueprint, then spare some time to measure height, width, and length of the room. Also, consider the shape and the contour of the room.