Moving into a new apartment or house is the perfect opportunity to buy a new bed, which is why many people start weighing up their options a few days before the day comes. From the outside looking in it can seem as though there is not a lot of difference between all of the different types, but that is not entirely true. If you are still unsure about whether to go for a single, double, queen or king-sized bed, then here are three reasons why a queen-sized bed suits most people.
29 July 2020
If you have a cat or a dog that is allowed to go into your bedroom, then you should keep them in mind when choosing a new bedroom suite. Here are some tips to keep in mind in this situation. Choose furniture with metal legs or feet When choosing things such as a bed frame or dressing table, it is best to opt for pieces with legs or feet made from metal, rather than wood.
3 March 2019
Wardrobes are often ignored when renovating or constructing your home. Even when significant space is allotted for it, like in a walk-in wardrobe, the level of customisation is often very minimal, which is a shame because the task of presenting and storage of your clothes leaves a lot of room for personalisation. Even with a smaller space, there are still things you can do to put your own personal flavour in the layout of your wardrobe, which can really make your house feel more like a home.
7 June 2018
When it comes to selecting a home's flooring, there are many varieties from which to choose, and this can make the decision a bit difficult for any homeowner. There may also be some details about a floor's installation and maintenance that you're overlooking, and which can affect the floor's longevity and your long-term budget. Note a few tips and some important details about flooring systems so you can determine the best one for your home.
11 October 2017
When it is time to pack up your house ready for moving interstate, it is important you wisely pack so you can get everything you want to take in one transport truck. You already know to use bedding as packing material for your fragile items, but did you know that pool noodles also make a brilliant packing material? Before you throw away the old pool noodles sitting near your pool, consider upcycling them and using them these two ways instead.
19 July 2017
Cane, wicker, seagrass, and other such natural materials are great choices for outdoor furniture, as they have a soft feeling that is very comfortable while being very durable. These pieces also go with any type of decor, so you can create a rustic and coastal look or a modern and updated space on your patio. Note a few mistakes that many homeowners make when maintaining these types of furniture materials, so you know to avoid them when fixing broken pieces or when you want to update their look.
18 May 2017
When you have a small bedroom, you need to be very careful about every detail of the furniture you choose. You may prefer the look of a very grand, oversized bed or large, antique dressers, but of course these just won't do in a small space. Even furniture that may seem appropriate for a small bedroom may make the space seem crowded, so note a few tips for choosing the right furniture pieces for your space.
30 March 2017
Custom cabinets are not a luxury reserved for the very wealthy; a custom cabinet maker can easily create cabinets and cupboards that work specifically for any area of the home and do so within your budget, no matter how limited. If you've never thought about having custom cabinets made, note that these work well for the kitchen but can also be a great choice in many other areas of the home.
28 March 2017
Teak is beautiful, durable and weather-resistant, making it the perfect choice for your outdoor living space. However, your outdoor living area probably needs more than just teak furniture. Consider accessorising your teak with these five elements. 1. Complementary Cushions and Fabrics In order to make your outdoor teak furniture more comfortable, add padded cushions to it. Feel free to get playful with your cushions. While your teak furniture is likely to last for decades, your cushions typically need to be replaced every five years or so, and for that reason, it's okay to be trendy or cutting edge.
4 June 2015