Living room articles, tips & information

​11 flooring ideas for your terrace or patio

You might feel that the decor and furniture you choose for the terrace or patio is the most important thing. But the truth is that there is another element which is equally critical in designing a beautiful-looking outdoor space.

17 October, 2017

14 staircase designs that are ideal for small homes

Staircases are so much more than mere structures that connect different levels in a home. When designed well, they can become part of the décor and go a long way in highlighting a house’s style.

30 September, 2017

​The pros and cons of having large windows

As a builder of your own house, you often face unimagined decision-making questions. Particularly during consultations with the responsible architects, problems, proposals and hypotheses are placed on the table, which are foreign to the layman and ma…

06 September, 2017

​10 great sun protection solutions for your garden

A comfortable seating spot in your garden is not enough, as protection from the sun is more important. After all, you don’t want to end up frying yourself while enjoying some fresh air, right? Besides, indulging in some coffee and cake is so much bet…

03 September, 2017

​9 amazing terrace canopy ideas

Some are made of glass, others of fabric, reed or wood; some are fixed and some are movable, and some make use of a remote control; yes, today’s topic is canopies for terraces, patios and porches.

01 September, 2017

​10 great ideas for terrace flooring

Great weather definitely goes hand in hand with spending time outdoors, especially when it comes to a beautiful terrace or patio enticing one to take in some fresh air outside.

28 August, 2017

17 brilliantly simple ways to brighten up a boring patio

Don't you go lamenting the woes of having a dull patio or terrace, as there are so many simple ideas that you can put into practice, in a bid to brighten them up and make them a worthy focal point of your outdoor space! Ask any professional gardener,…

15 August, 2017

Wooden decking: 14 cool and creative ideas to copy

A wooden terrace is always a stunning addition to a garden, any landscape architect will tell you that, but knowing which style to embrace can be the really tricky part! Luckily for you, we have found a host of gorgeous aesthetics that we know will a…

05 August, 2017

14 jaw-dropping garages that'll leave you in a spin

If you can't see why garages are anything to get particularly excited about, we're about to show you! Don't simply think of these phenomenally handy spaces as somewhere to ditch your car or hoard junk, as they not only up the security factor of your…

31 July, 2017

18 brilliant ideas for a breathtaking entrance hallway

Your entrance hall is the calling card of your home and really sets the tone for the rest of your property. When a guest walks through your door, what they see will give them all the information they need to make a judgement as to your taste and styl…

25 July, 2017