Beat the heat with cool planting ideas at your place!

Beat the heat with cool planting ideas at your place!

There are various plants that do not require much water and release freshness to keep your place cool. Planting more trees around you will help in blocking the direct penetration of ultraviolet harmful rays of the sun. It will also increase the inflow of oxygen in the environment and will reduce the need for air conditioners. So, adopt a plant and beat the heat this summer with these cool and easy ideas: 1.Plant more pots at schools and offices Keep your most engaging or working place much green as you…

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Ways you can make your employees de-stress at work

Ways you can make your employees de-stress at work

Ways you can make your employees de-stress at work Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, said – The way you treat your employees is the way they will treat your customers. And, yes, this is the ultimate truth. So we suggest few changes you can make at your office place and pamper your employees! ​Foot massagers Nothing relieves your stress more than a brilliant foot massage. You can install a couple of foot massagers in the break-free area of your office and see the happiness it brings to the lives…

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This is how your bedroom will help you sleep better

This is how your bedroom will help you sleep better

Is your bedroom helping you sleep better? As sleep becomes a much talked about wellness concept, bedrooms are turning into sleep sanctuaries. Sleep entrepreneurs and designers are getting innovative. From swinging beds to weight blankets – new furniture forms are being invented. For a good night’s sleep, it’s essential that your bedroom has little furniture and is clutter-free. Interior designer Kunal Mehta says, “Bedroom is the most luxurious and personal space in any home. Beautify your room with posh cushions and rugs. They’ll help muffle noise, in addition to looking…

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Budget Cooling: Affordable ways to stay chill this summer

Budget Cooling: Affordable ways to stay chill this summer

The sun can be fun as long as the temperature is bearable. With the rising temperature this summer, it is not easy to survive the heat. These simple, DIY ideas will help to keep you cool. Air Cooler: Start by cutting off the lower part of two plastic bottles (500ml pet bottles are ideal), making it look like a flap. Then, make a few holes (about 5-6 in number and 1cm in diameter). Fix the bottles upside down to a table fan using a steel flexible wire. Fill the bottles…

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At home in a Dunedin Art Deco gem

At home in a Dunedin Art Deco gem

Darryl McNamara (left), owner of Aart Model Management and Aart on St Andrew hair salon, and husband David Hollick, head stylist at Aart on St Andrew, live in Dunedin with dog Georgie. Darryl McNamara, owner of Aart Model Management and Aart on St Andrew hair salon, and husband David Hollick, head stylist at Aart on St Andrew, live in Dunedin with dog Georgie. The house is one of the original Art Deco homes in the city. When we got it, the previous owners hadn’t done anything with it for 37…

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Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

With a room just for shoes, a converted ballroom and a wine cellar known as the Pinot Room, the Menora mansion once owned by the family behind the Betts shoe empire is on the market, showing off all the splendour of days gone by. With its art deco opulence and furnished with Gatsby-inspired decor, the Breckler Mansion, at 19-21 Alexander Drive near Edith Cowan University, combines the glamour of a bygone era with modern conveniences. The six-bedroom home, on an 1822-square-metre block on two titles, was constructed by prominent inter-war designer…

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Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

With a room just for shoes, a converted ballroom and a wine cellar known as the Pinot Room, the Menora mansion once owned by the family behind the Betts shoe empire is on the market, showing off all the splendour of days gone by. With its art deco opulence and furnished with Gatsby-inspired decor, the Breckler Mansion, at 19-21 Alexander Drive near Edith Cowan University, combines the glamour of a bygone era with modern conveniences. The six-bedroom home, on an 1822-square-metre block on two titles, was constructed by prominent inter-war designer…

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Know These Flower Decoration Tips For Your Home

Know These Flower Decoration Tips For Your Home

Flower decoration for your home is an age-old idea, probable one of the oldest home decorating ideas of all. So flower arrangement ideas are not something that has sprung out of nowhere into the forefront. However, contemporary flower arrangements are different from their ancient counterparts and are changing swiftly even as you read. If you have set your eyes upon a floral home decor to give your home a face lift then you are in need of some fresh flower arrangement ideas.Here are some flower decoration ideas for your home….

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Asians Minimalist Aesthetics at Taiwanese Apartment by 2BOOKS Design

Asians Minimalist Aesthetics at Taiwanese Apartment by 2BOOKS Design

Contemporary Taiwanese apartment for a young family designed by 2BOOKS design studio and sustained in fresh, spacious language with Asians minimalist aesthetics and extensive concrete work. Thanks to the light organic materials palate that includes juxtaposition between the row concrete structures and the warm, clean feeling introduced by the light timber and oak additions space emanate fresh, free sensations with a modern edge and welcoming homey touch. The main living premises include kitchen zone, living room, dining area and separated by transparent glass walls the children play zone. Custom made…

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Segni Living Collection as a Modular Architecture for Living Area

Segni Living Collection as a Modular Architecture for Living Area

Modular architecture, material combination for bookcase, kitchen chest, hutch and boiserie Segni Living is the new idea for the Living area Zampieri, with a graphic rhythm, an original and light sign and a play of light and material combination for bookcase, kitchen chest, hutch and boiserie. Bookcase: Metal and wood variation, new finishing The bookcase is a harmonious and airy variation of horizontal and vertical lines, made with aluminium frames with curve wood shelves like a tray. The aesthetic effect is a match of thickness and solidity. Realized in the wall or…

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