Interior Design Tips

If you are moving into a new property or fancy a new look to the interior of your home, we have some tips for you to make your home look spacious and modern. You could then pass this on to your interior design company if you are using one to show them how you want your home to look once work has been completed.


There are many things that you can do to add light, add a warm feel or just freshen the place up to give a whole new look and feel to your living space.

If you want your home to have some more light to any room you could use mirrors in various positions to pick up the natural light from the windows and brighten the whole room up. You can experiment on different walls to see which position and angle works best.


Try painting rooms in a nice light shade that will give the impression that the room is a lot bigger the room and make it look larger than it actually is. This works very well on smaller rooms as darker colours can even make a large room look a little boxed in.

By placing some plants around the house is a great way to add a feel of nature to your living space. As well as looking great a plants can improve the air in the rooms that you put them in by naturally destroying pollutants and certain gases. Also plants are relatively inexpensive compared to other decorative items.

For a certain amount of protection and especially when they have guests people will protect their contemporary sofas with a throw which would avoid any spills or stains. These can be washed also prolonging the look and life of your furniture.

There is nothing wrong mixing old and new. Everyone has certain items that they do not want to get rid of. It may be something that has been handed down through the family and this will add more character to the home.

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Quick Tips to Reduce Waste in Your Home

All households produce a certain amount of waste even if you are living alone. Obviously the more people that you live with, the more is produced and by using some of these methods, it will save your rubbish collectors time and energy.

In this short post we will give you some tips on how to reduce the amount of rubbish that you produce which will save space in your bins and help the environment at the same time.

The first thing to do is check which packaging that you have in your home is recyclable. You should have recycle bins near you for glass, card, paper, aluminum and certain plastics. If you are not sure of where these are, contact your local council for further advice.

Food waste can be disposed of in a compost bin, you will be able to get one of these at your local DIY shop for around £20.00. You will be able to use this in time to help your plants grow on your garden. All peelings from vegetables, egg shells, fruit and even old grounds of coffee. You can also add some shredded paper also.

You should try to think of other ways to re-use items rather than just throw them out. Old T-shirts can be used as a cloth or duster. Old toothbrushes can be sterilized and used to clean things like tile grouting or shoes. images

Try to bring less packaging into the home by choosing products with less packaging or by buying in bulk. You can also choose products that do not use a lot of card and used plastic packaging.

There is a video below with some tips on how to re-use house hold rubbish and put it to good use.


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