Everyone likes to save a little bit of money on household expenses, but choosing the right quilt for winter can be a bit of a budgeting challenge. On top of that, finding the right quilts means that you can turn the thermostat down at night during the winter. In other words, it really pays off to figure out which quilts will work for your unique living situation. Thankfully, all you need to help you make the right decision is a little bit of advice. Continue Reading →
Your living room carpet is every bit as important a feature as the furniture and the walls, but it is also the part which endures the most wear and tear. Muddy shoes, spillages and direct sunlight can all compromise the attractiveness of carpet, but one of the most visually unappealing things that can happen to your carpet is for it to get burned. Cigarette burns and candles can cause unsightly burn marks, but perhaps the biggest culprit is an open fire. Even with a fire guard in place, hot ashes tend to leap from the flames and burn the carpet immediately in front of the fire. The result is an unsightly collection of scorched patches of carpet. The good news is that it is possible to do something about carpet burn. Here is a brief guide on how to fix carpet burns, large and small. Continue Reading →
1. Starfish and Sand Dollars Shower Decor
Bring the ocean into your bathroom by making this special shower curtain. Just get some dried starfish or sand dollars from the beach or a craft store. Next, drill holes through the items, loop cotton cord through them all and hang the cord on shower rings.
2. Dining Table Beach Decoration
If you’re looking for a way to show off a favorite large shell from the beach, make a display of a sand-filled vase with the shell beside it. You can enhance the effect by placing a few more shells next to the vase. Continue Reading →
Your bedroom is your space. It’s the place where you relax and let the day’s stressful events roll away. If you don’t feel like you can do that in your current bedroom – if the décor or the lack of space or the lighting and clutter don’t allow you to, then read on. Continue Reading →
There are countless things you can do to your home to add some extra intrigue and style. You don’t have to completely get rid of the shag carpeting, but there are things you can do to accentuate some of the finer qualities of your home. Décor is as important to a house as a car wash is to a sports car. If you decorate your home with outdated furniture and accessories, you are doing basically putting a Kia engine in a Porsche. Continue Reading →