Black Framed Glass Walls Separate The Bedroom In This Kiev Apartment

  MARTINarchitects have recently completed this small 484 square foot (45 sqm) apartment in Kiev, Ukraine, for a client that wanted to use it as a rental apartment. The architects were tasked with creating a contemporary apartment that would be functional, visually attractive, and versatile, as well as suit peoples different tastes and needs. Stepping…

6 Ideas for Landscaping With Natural Elements

The last thing any homeowner wants is an ugly lawn standing out like a sore thumb in the front or backyard. It’s rather unfortunate some of the components that complete a home usually end up distorting it. For example, drainage pipes and ditches that divert water from the foundations of a house usually end up…

In Praise of the Little Black Sink

little black sink

  Though it has gone “in” and “out” of style, the white porcelain or enamel farmhouse sink is really a classic element of kitchen design. Sure, it’s roomy and it really does work with a wide variety of styles. But sometimes, you want something a bit more dramatic in your kitchen. Right now, it doesn’t…

Inexpensive & Timeless Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

  White subway tile backsplashes are elegant, they’re classic, and… they’re everywhere. If you’re a little tired of the look, or you just want something different for your kitchen, look no further than this round-up of seven budget-friendly alternatives to subway tile for your backsplash. In a new shape, those familiar old ceramic tiles feel…

3 Reasons Why This Trend-Resistant Kitchen Works

Trendy Kitchen

    If I had to categorize where I fall on the design style spectrum, I’d say somewhere between eclectic collector and modern glam (though I love a little modern farmhouse thrown into the mix for good measure). So to declare that this kitchen located in Valencia, Spain, and owned by interior designer/furniture store owner…

Cool and Trendy DIY Projects for Old Shutters in Your Home Decor

20 Most Creative DIY Projects for Old Shutters in Your Home Decor

20 Most Creative DIY Projects for Old Shutters in Your Home Decor You’ve seen them, they are all over Pinterest – whenever we’re talking shabby chic or farmhouse decor (which is quite popular these days), there are always old window shutters. You can take an old shutter, paint it, add some chic knick-knacks and have…