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​Extra space and style: homify’s best loft room ideas

Apart from extensions, loft conversions are the best way to gain more interior space and functionality. Regardless of whether you require an extra bedroom, a study, or a play space for the kiddies, a loft extension is sure to be worth the effort and…

12 July, 2018

Working with colour: Decorating with beige

When it comes to the colour family, beige is seen as a trusty friend; that dependable tint one can always add to any surface of any room (from the bedroom and hallway to the living room and kitchen).

11 July, 2018

​How to protect hardwood floors

If you ask people what’s the most popular architectural feature they desire most for a house, chances are great that they’ll say hardwood floors. Not surprising, considering the timeless, classic, warm, inviting, and traditional look they flaunt.

25 June, 2018

​The best kitchen tiles for your backsplash

It’s a fact that cabinets and countertops garner the most attention in a kitchen (given their prominent placement). However, over the last few decades, another element has emerged that refuses to be overlooked: the all-important backsplash.

23 May, 2018

​Focal features: Stunning fireplace ideas

Who says a fireplace is only meant to be enjoyed during winter? With these fabulous fireplace ideas we’ve gathered, you’ll be spoiled for choice with ideas on how to style up your home’s fireplace – and fire isn’t necessary for all of them.

15 May, 2018

​Saving space: small closet ideas

Not all of us are fortunate enough to enjoy hectares of legroom in our homes – and that includes storage spaces like closets and wardrobes. But don’t fret, for living in a small apartment or home can also have its own joys, like being able to reach e…

07 May, 2018

​What to consider for your wardrobe design

A poorly designed wardrobe costs the same to build as a well-designed one – it’s how you design and use the space that makes the difference! And seeing as space should be on some sort of endangered species list, one needs to be careful about how that…

03 May, 2018

​How you can create the best feature wall

The well-known feature wall became a trend in the 1990s, when just about every home renovation show and interior designer started using this decorative idea to create a focal point in an otherwise bland room.

09 April, 2018

​Separate space stylishly with our room divider ideas

Open-plan layouts are certainly the norm in modern times, with everything from kitchens and dining rooms to bedrooms and bathrooms sharing seamless designs for more spacious living. However, there are certain rooms that just beg to be divided up.

06 April, 2018

The pros and cons of different flooring ideas

Need to lay down some new ground surfaces in your home? Well, then you probably already know that there’s a heap of options up for consideration: carpet, wood, vinyl, stone… the list goes one!Once upon a time carpet was chosen for the majority of a…

05 April, 2018