Posts Tagged ‘interior design’

Modern Bathroom Design

Bathroom tile

Bathroom tile

Interior design trends change over the years and no room in the house is exempt, not even the bathroom. Over the last few years, the bathroom’s design has changed and on one hand we want to create a clean and crisp area that also provides great functionality for us and our guests. As with most parts of the house, trends are also trimming up this room and the modern bathroom design is focusing more on functionality and greener options. This means many of the typical colors and items that used to be used in the bathroom’s interior design have been replaced with modern colors and fixtures that are economically and environmentally responsible. Here are a few interior design concepts for today’s modern bathroom design. Continue reading

Bedroom Design Trends

Red Paint

Red Paint

When it comes to interior design in the bedroom, there are many new trends showing up. In the hectic world that we live in, it is nice to know that at the end of the day our sanctuary is waiting to provide us a place to relax, unwind and regroup to face another day. Sometimes the bedroom’s interior design mimics the fashion world as trends come and go. Colors, patterns and textures that are in for fashion designers are the same types of trends that begin to surface in the world of interior design. Here are just a few of the modern trends that are appearing in bedroom design.

The Eclectic Style

The blending together of styles and periods lends itself to the eclectic style. Many designers are bringing together various styles to create a unique setting for the bedroom. This may mean a sleek modern dresser topped off with an elegant Venetian mirror. Sitting nearby might be a Louis XVI chair. The bedroom design of today is quite a bit different from the traditional look. Furnishings may not match perfectly but instead may be mixed up a little bit to develop the eclectic style. This trend allows a lot of room for personality to be mixed in. And one of the biggest benefits is that if you get tired of the interior design, you can switch out pieces since everything does not have to match. Continue reading

Modern Interior Design Tips

 

Interior Painting

Interior Painting

Modern interior design has a very clean, minimalistic appearance. Some tend to assume that it is very easy design work because of the use of simple patterns. But it can be very difficult to find just the right balance in the use of functional elements to achieve the modern style. Interior design can sometimes be harder to implement. The trouble comes when we imagine a really good idea, and then try to make it actually happen. Once you get started you realize that there are lots of different aspects to interior design. There are a few tips that can help take some of the confusion out of the process. Continue reading

Top Interior Paint Colors

Interior Paint in Blue

Interior Paint in Blue

Paint color is one of the most important considerations a homeowner may face when doing any type of home remodeling project. A room’s color is one of the most significant elements of interior design. The color used for interior painting can help create a particular mood for an area, add warmth to the room or help create the illusion of a larger or smaller space. There are some interior painting colors that seem to be regular favorites for homeowner’s home remodeling projects.

Standard White

White is so versatile that it can be used in virtually any situation. It has the effect of making a room seem lighter and can be used in almost any interior design scheme. It is complimentary of almost every decorating style and can also help rooms seem larger. Not only can it add light and freshness to a room but it is a favorite paint color for hotter climates or summer months as it can help the occupants feel cooler. Although white is a standard favorite, the disadvantage is that it can make a room feel too sterile or uninviting. However, it is a versatile color and this can be remedied by adding a small hint of color to it before painting. A small amount of red, blue, green or yellow can soften its starkness and provide just enough color to improve the interior design of the room. Continue reading

Interior Design Trends for Women

Decorative Details

Decorative Details in Bathroom Decor

With the current economic climate, many people are choosing home remodeling projects over purchasing and moving to a new location. Women are making a move toward some interesting design trends that offer a great level of comfort with an element of elegance and luxury. They enjoy expressing themselves with unique color combinations and exciting ideas for interior design and decorating. The latest interior design trends allows for a lot of freedom and creativity. New color schemes allow for the use of bright and dark colors that once were taboo in the home decorating scene. There are several feminine trends worth talking about. Continue reading

Interior Design Trends for Men

Neutral Colors

Bathroom in Neutral Colors

Man is a logical creature so when we think about interior design for men, we need to make sure that the space is very well used, practical and functional without overlooking comfort. It is important to spend adequate time planning a room or home remodeling project. Think about all the elements that will need to be in the room; furnishings, color scheme and paint colors, accessories and adequate storage space. If we put all this together into an interior design scheme for men, we will find that their need will be met when we concentrate on these three areas: functionality, personality and comfort. Continue reading