Monthly Archive:: September 2013

If you’re looking for any home addition made from wood, the chances are you’ll come across oak numerous times. Even veneers, attempting to look like solid wood, imitate oak more than any other wood. Oak is one of the most popular materials for furniture, doors, floors and just about anything which needs to look good whilst standing the test of time. Due to its solid nature and natural abundance, oak has historically been one of the most commonly used woods for making furniture, beams, door, floors, window frames and nearly anything else you can think. When something is so commonly used, there is always the risk that it will go ‘out of fashion’; that has never been the case with oak as it soft tone [&hellip

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September can be one of the less exciting months of the year, even if approached with the utmost positivity! The sun has suddenly gone into hibernation and the wind will be your host for the next few months. As the days get shorter and colder, we naturally spend much more time inside. Summer is about spending as much time out and about as possible and, as a result, your interior can become a little neglected. I’m not talking serious mayhem, but there’s a chance that you’ve accumulated a little more clutter than you would like to. It’s time for a clear-out. Clearing out clutter will help to create extra storage space, and lead to a more relaxing atmosphere within the home! Where to start? There [&hellip

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Modern design is so often based upon, or inspired by, minimalistic ideas that we are restricted to a consistent ‘less is more’ approach. Minimalism is responsible for a huge number of things which make contemporary design the exciting world that it is, but it certainly isn’t the be all and end all. These walls are the perfect example of how to have fun, express yourself and get creative. Feature walls have become a fixture over the past few years, but I have always felt that their is a certain identity and character missing from wallpaper, slapped upon an accent wall. What you can see in the interior above is a space where you can really express your own taste and, asĀ  a result, create your [&hellip

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