Creating the perfect home office

An ever-increasing workload matched by a long list of household duties can quickly result in an unrelenting to-do list which is interrupted by constant distractions. Sound familiar? Working from home can create unnecessary stress if boundaries are not established; after all, using a laptop in front of the television in the living room simply isn’t…

Furniture Throughout History

Humans have created and used furniture for as long as there have been records of our existence and as technology and textiles have evolved, so has the kind of furniture that we’ve been able to build. Early Functional Furniture The first examples of furniture stem from Neolithic times and Stone Age settlements show the use…

Advantages of Custom Living Room Furniture

Flat pack furniture has been a godsend to many people, as it has brought cheap design to the masses. No matter what your budget, custom living room furniture will make a visible difference: just think about gorgeous tables made to measure, cabinets designed to display your personal treasures perfectly, and bespoke sofas in just the…

Top Interior Design Trends for 2015

The arrival of 2015 is likely to see an influx of new interior design trends. While some of these trends are expected to be brand new, a vast majority of them are likely to have evolved from previous designs. If you are toying with the idea of changing the look of the interior of your…

Using colour to set the mood

A new colour scheme in your home will not only revive the rooms, it will enliven your spirit too. Choosing certain colours can set the overall tone of the property and evoke a mood of peace, tranquility, excitement, femininity or energy for the people who live there. Typically, each colour creates a commonly shared set…