Posts Tagged‘home’

Old Furniture and New décor – The Perfect Fusion

Vintage furniture has seen a spike in popularity in recent years, as more and more interior design projects are based upon these retro designs; with pieces that stretch as far back as the 1920’s and beyond. The reason for this spike in popularity is thanks to the character and charm is that such pieces possess. Many of these designs being one offs or make use of unconventional materials and crafting methods, which may not be used in furniture today. Such is the rise in popularity of vintage furniture, that companies are now replicating these designs using modern techniques – aiming…

Top Tips for Instilling Your Unique Style into Your Home with the Right Décor and Design 

When we decorate our homes, we want them to be perfect – we want our homes to reflect our personalities and lifestyle and show what’s important to us, but at the same time, we want our homes to be comfortable and welcoming. But decorating your home doesn’t just involve displaying a few generic and common pieces here and there – everyone seems to have that clear vase and that ‘Home sweet home’ sign, after all. If you really want your home to stand out, you have to put a bit of effort into its decoration and design. Here are some…

Important Aspects to Consider Before You Start a Home Extension

Just over two years ago my wife and I were faced with a decision that many growing families face, that being that the home was no longer big enough for our needs. When this moment arrives you are faced with a decision as to whether to improve your existing home, or move to a bigger property. My wife and I decided that we were happy in our location and we did not want to face the upheaval of moving. Deciding upon the house extension was one thing, but the process of actually doing so was pretty tough. With this in…

Types of Water Resistant Floors

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There are so many factors to consider when choosing the perfect flooring solution for your project in your new home. Often, you focus on the aesthetic qualities such as colour and texture and pays less attention to functionality. It is important to have a floor that can withstand the wear and tear of life. It is also wise to factor in activities done in different rooms and choose a floor type that suits the conditions. Water resistant floors are most important when choosing the right flooring material for kitchens and bathrooms. Water resistant flooring options are easy to clean. They…

Why Quartz Worktops Should Be Your Best Choice

A quartz worktop is the best solution for your kitchen. It has multiple advantages. It gives your kitchen a touch of sophistication. It also completes the finishing of your kitchen, adding more value. People who have made this choice do not regret it. Here are reasons to choose a quartz countertop. Top hygiene When you have quartz countertops, you are assured of top hygiene. This is from the composition used in making it. This enables the material to inhibit the growth of bacteria. While in the kitchen, there are a lot of food types being handled. When food is placed…

Randy Benderson: A Closer Look at Benderson Development

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Randy Benderson is currently the Chief Executive of Benderson Development, one of America’s largest privately held real estate companies. Armed with the mission of continuing the work of his late father, Randy Benderson oversees the diverse Benderson portfolio of properties. Benderson Development was founded nearly six decades ago in New York by real estate magnate Nathan Benderson. Born from humble beginnings, Nathan Benderson instilled the value of hard work onto his children, including Randy Benderson the youngest of three boys. Like his brothers, Randy Benderson was exposed early on to the workings of the family business and frequently worked side…

How to Select Quality yet Stylish Dining Table for Your House

You always dream about having a picture-perfect dining room in your house wherein you can spend extremely memorable moments with your family members while having food and enjoying your tea and coffee. There is little doubt that your dining room remains an indispensable part of your abode because your loved ones gather there to carry out their official work, to talk to each other and to relish those memorable family meals. In addition to that, whenever you throw a dinner party for your extended family members, guests, and colleagues, your dining room remains the center of attraction. That’s the time…