Published at Friday, September 14th 2018, 07:08:02 AM by Aimee Martin. Flooring. The reasons why we, in general, love marble so much, are numerous and include details such as the fact that marble is very easy to work with and can be milled, machined and tumbled which allows it to have multiple uses. Marble floors are quite common although less popular than marble counters or table tops. Of course, marble floors don’t suit every type of space.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 16:17:11 PM. Flooring By Jeana Betrand. There was a time when bare concrete floors stayed well hidden beneath carpets, parquet flooring and tiles, when it was inconceivable to leave them exposed and the very idea that they could look good like that was not even taken into consideration. Now we know better than to dismiss it and concrete floors are actually trendy in modern and contemporary interior design. We’ve learned to embrace their raw and pure beauty and to complement them with comfortable furniture, textured accent rugs and warm wood elements. Let’s see how some architects and designers chose to integrate concrete floors into their projects.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 10:33:45 AM. Flooring By Jeana Betrand. There’s a ton of ways in which to make concrete floor blend in naturally. When designing this house from Sydney, Tzannes Associates used a combination of strategies. They added wood accent walls and furniture pieces , kept the color palette neutral and gave the open kitchen a large island that’s also made of concrete.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 07:53:53 AM. Sofa By Gunnel Schneider. Perhaps this should be the first step when choosing a sofa. Decide where the sofa will be placed so you know what to look for. If you usually enjoy sitting in front of the TV then that’s where you should place the sofa. But perhaps you enjoy entertaining guests and chatting with them in which case you should create a cozy lounge area in front of the fireplace or facing the bar. Be careful however because placing a sofa parallel to the fireplace in a long and narrow room can make the room even narrower.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 07:27:00 AM. Rug By Aimee Martin. Are you focused more on comfort than looks? Lucky for you, this chunky woven rug will provide both to your space. Whether under the bed or by the couch, choose a light color and you’ll have a winner. Speaking of light colors, the main reason for a light rug on a dark floor is to provide a space in the deep brown. But if you find a rug like this with a light border, who cares what else goes on in the middle.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 06:03:27 AM. Rug By Sydney Martinez. There’s just something about a geometric pattern that is so mid century modern and friendly. This one especially will look awesome against your wood floors. Where there are flowers, there is happiness. And isn’t that sleepy fox adorable? So how can you resist putting this rug on your dark hard wood floor
Published at Tuesday, November 06th 2018, 23:02:21 PM. Flooring By georgia smith. Even your contemporary, retro-inspired kitchen could use some sheen and shined laminate flooring to top off the look. And the lighter choice here keeps the room more open in feel. If you have more of a funky, eclectic taste in home decor, then this space may give you some beautiful inspiration. Laminate floors can resemble real hardwood quite well!
Published at Tuesday, November 06th 2018, 23:01:33 PM. Sofa By Sydney Martinez. It’s hard to classify purple as either a warm of cool color. Depending on the shade, it can go either way. If you want to emphasize the warm touches and ambiance, consider adding a few red or orange accent details in the room as well.