If you're thinking of repainting in your home, you no doubt understand that home design trends could really inspire you to find a new room colour that you really love — and that makes an immediate visual impact.
When you want that extra "wow" factor in any room — or every one! — this year, you should remember that the styles are certainly moving in a number of very different directions, so it shouldn't be too difficult to find something you like among the following suggestions. To unlock some great ideas for your home, read on:
Autumn is here in Australia and New Zealand, and that means you can expect colder temperatures — along with plenty of wind and rain — in the next few months. The question you need to ask yourself as a homeowner, then, is if your property is going to be able to withstand the changing weather, keeping you happy and comfortable.
What goes into keeping your home in the best possible shape this autumn, so that it can also stand up to even harsher weather in winter? We have a few suggestions, so read on to find out:
There comes a day in every year where you begin to realise that the long, hot summer is on its way out, and those cooler drizzly days aren't far away.
Fortunately, you can always hold onto that summery feeling by recreating it within your home with nothing more than a few clever paint colour choices and some nifty decorating.
Here's a little inspiration to get you started on a new interior design colour scheme to enjoy that summery feeling throughout the year.
When you're craving a splash of colour in your home and want to do something a little different, edgy orange could be the perfect addition.
It's bright and funky and can be used in numerous areas around the home. Here's a little more on this vibrant colour and how you can introduce it to your own interior design scheme.
The colour psychology of orange
As a combination of red and yellow, orange embodies many of the best traits of those two colours. Red is all about passion and stimulation, while yellow is the definition of happiness – together, they create a hue that's as stimulating as it is cheerful!
Summer is the perfect time to get a little crafty, and there is a huge range of fun projects for you to try.
Here are just four examples of DIY projects you can complete at home this summer for some fresh home decor and a fun day or two creating something beautiful!
1. Ladder shelf
Ladder shelves are extremely trendy right now, and not particularly hard to make, either!