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Furnishing Accessories and Interior Decoration in Rome

Furnishing accessories have evolved from simple complements to protagonists of an interior. Those that were once considered decorative elements, perhaps to fill a space left empty by a piece of furniture, today are objects that give character and can…

03 December, 2019

10 easy home improvement ideas you can do this weekend

Want to treat your home to a new look, yet don’t have the budget or time for a full renovation? That’s the beauty of these 10 tips, which can help you bestow some new style onto your house (both inside and outside) for a fraction of the cost.

08 November, 2019

Interior Design and Restyling of the B&B Navona Grand Suite in the Heart of Rome

Contemporary details blend with a revisited classic style and the charm of ancient Rome in two wonderful accommodation facilities in the heart of the Eternal City, thanks to the skilful renovation conducted by Alberto Cerracchio and Adina Berti of th…

14 October, 2019

Interior Design and Restyling with Handcrafted Ceramics and Customised Decorations

The studio Arte dell’Abitare (Art of Living), founded by Alberto Cerracchio and Adina Berti, has been active for more than 30 years. It takes care of every single phase of interior design projects, restyling and restoration, including the conception,…

14 August, 2019

Sustainable Wooden House in Palermo

A project that focuses on sustainability and constant dialogue between structure and nature, designed by architect Alessio Lo Bello for the construction of a small and modern rural house along the northern coast of Sicily, between Palermo and Cefalù.

Modern Semi-Detached House in Palermo: Project Winner of the 2018 Selinunte National Award 2018

The landscape and the territory surrounding a house are fundamental elements, which must not be forgotten but, on the contrary, must be enhanced. Creating a common thread that combines the style of the house with the nature that hosts it, is not alwa…

Easy DIY Christmas decorations

Christmas is undoubtedly a special time of year, but some of us really go overboard with décor and details – thousands of flickering lights, dancing reindeer, laughing Santas, glowing elves dangling from ceilings…

25 December, 2018

​Your homify DIY guide on: How to grout tiles

Laying a new floor in your bathroom? Touching up your kitchen’s backsplash? Doesn’t matter – if you’re working with tiling surfaces then you are probably sealing them with grout in order to protect them from dirt and moisture.

03 November, 2018

​Cut the costs with these energy-saving tips

These days we are all doing what we can to stretch our budgets. And in this modern age where “going green” is the new trend, energy-saving tips and tricks to use less water, for instance, have become the norm.

28 September, 2018

​The homify guide to choosing paint colours

Giving your home a new look does not always have to involve a professional (and, sometimes, expensive) interior designer. Sometimes all it takes is a little paint and a lot of imagination.

06 September, 2018