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Design & Trends

Design & Trends features articles on all that is luxurious in architecture, furniture, art, artists, design, interior design, and the latest trends from around the world.

Painters

Local House Painters: Finding the Right House Painting Advice

If you are a homeowner and you’re thinking of renovating your home in terms of painting, you may want to consider a DIY or hiring local painters. If hiring an expert is your option, then of course you will need to know the qualities to look for in these professionals. Yes, there are so many […]

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Front yard streetfront

Heritage Home – Restore or Repair?

Heritage homes are both a challenge and enjoyment to have. They have historical and cultural significance that makes them more special than regular homes but it also comes with certain responsibilities. The most important thing an owner of a heritage home has to consider it’s whether to restore or repair its certain features. The first […]

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Swimming pool enclosure

The Benefits of Retractable Pool Enclosure

What’s the most effective way of transforming your humble abode to a sprawling habitat of luxury? Adding a swimming pool to your backyard could be one of the ways to do so. Building a pool within the premise of your home is like adding the cherry to the cake. Many wonder about the extensive commitment […]

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Construction

How to Hire the Top Construction Workers in Your Area

When you want a job done you want it done properly; especially if you’re paying for it. That’s why it is so important to find the right construction workers first time around.  If you don’t you’re going to waste time and money looking for alternatives and fixing the poor quality work. That’s why you need […]

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Selling your house? How to prepare your garden for a home viewing

Selling your home can be a difficult and emotional time. You are likely in the process of packing up your goods and chattels so that the house is not cluttered when it comes time for the viewings. And while this is all good and well, you should not forget to care for your garden. Be […]

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Interior design

Living (in) the Dream – A Guide to Visiting Display Homes

Buying a new home is an exciting time; it’s a chance for you and your family to choose a new place that is wholesome, and yours. These times are difficult however, as there are so many layouts available, and options to consider. Should you build your own new home, or buy one that’s already standing? […]

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kitchen

Effective Tips to Achieve Great Lighting in Every Room

Lighting is one of the most important considerations of creating a comfortable and aesthetically pleasing home. It dictates the ambiance of the room—bright and cheery, comfortable and relaxing, or warm and intimate. Achieving great lighting is both an art and science. You need to use your design judgment to combine beauty and function, but there […]

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Kitchen window

Interior Design Inspiration: Color In Nature, 2019

Natural Influence One of the reason colors reflecting nature are so aesthetically pleasing has to do with the way human beings react to them. Circadian rhythms are cycles of fatigue and enervation which follow natural transition from day to night. You are naturally more awake in the morning, and more sleepy in the evening. Light […]

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Small patio space? Top tips to spice it up

Having a patio to sit and sip sundowners on is one of life’s most simple joys. After a long day at work, coming home to watch the sunset with your family can help you to refresh your body clock, but if your patio is small, it can be difficult to set the right mood. And […]

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How to feng shui your kitchen

Your kitchen is the herb-scented centre of your home. It is where you spend time cooking wholesome meals for your family, as well as creating unique gourmet dishes for friends to enjoy at dinner parties. And, as such, it should be a place of calm and serenity, not a space that is cluttered and disorganised. […]

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