Archive for September, 2011

CENT– A- METER for saving electricity-

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

The avid usage of electricity has increased so much in the present decade that apart from the high electricity bill that are being paid, our concern has been bestowed upon conserving electricity which is depleting our natural resources. To bring down the bill and save resources, one can start by turning off electrical appliances when not in use. The second would thus be, to minimize the rate of consumption of electrical appliances which cannot be avoided. Instead of a fan, open windows with cool breeze could be a better option.

There are certain brands bringing in products which would consume lesser electricity and it’s preferable to use such products. With all the money spent behind the electricity bill, it is better to use solar power and appliances which run on solar energy. This really helps to save the high rates of electricity bill and at the same time conserve energy.

Getting beautiful showcase designs-

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

Showcases, with or without the display items on it can be of help in case of room beautification. There are several furnishing companies, coming up with brand new models of showcases and shelves, which can be placed anywhere starting from drawing room to the kitchen. The kinds generally vary from wooden to glass and sometimes even fancy plywood. The showcases which are sometimes stands and sometimes wall fixed come in a wide range of style, color, shape and price.

Getting beautiful showcase designs can be done through an artist impression, which is custom made according to ones own choice and through these branded companies of international repute in modeling of showcases. Selecting the required model by making sure that it fits the place in true sense of beauty and reasonability; one can get a replica of it done by a local craftsman or give an order of it. The unique designs however, are something to be noted in these works of fine artistry.

Fashionable flower pots for beautiful interiors-

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

Flower pots, which are usually simple, light weight and easy to maintain, could add a charm to the interiors of a house. Because it occupies very little place and still beautifies the surrounding, it has started becoming very popular as a decorative item.

Some craftsmen, some designers and some interior furnishing brands are taking to the flower pots more seriously. Even the traditional pottery vase can transform the outlook of a room. The pots which need not necessarily hold flowers but also shrubs and bonsais are easily available in the market, comparatively at a cheaper price than any other home décor items. Flower pots can be placed at any nook and corner of the house, be it at the end of the flight of stairs or the balcony or the drawing room. But choosing the right flower pot with right ingredient for the right place is important when decorating a house.

Great Xmas trees to decorate dream home-

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Christmas, a joyous season of fun and merry-making remains incomplete without a Xmas tree present somewhere around. Now the truth is, a Xmas tree in the room, at any time of the year, adds to the beauty of the room. It’s a classy symbol of relaxation and vigor. To actually decorate a room with a Xmas tree, one can start by placing the great tree at a suitable corner of the room, preferably by the window to give an artistic impression.

Smaller trees could be added around it too if there is a huge space to be covered. Then the decorating of the tree itself should be done. Stress can be given to dazzling décor items like twin-doves, paper frills and golden balls which will make the tree look enchanting. The lighting of the fancy tiny bulbs of the tree in the evening could set up an electrifying vision to see the known house turn to a magical dream like place.

Tips to make your wedding table fashionable-

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Wedding being a very special event, particularly because it happens once in a lifetime, require all the attention to make it more perfect. Apart from the general decoration or the overall beautification of the place, it is essential to make the wedding table more fashionable but in softer, paler pastel shades. This alone can change the judgment of the people on the wedding.

To make a wedding table fashionable, it is better to use tissue, satin or silk table clothes in embroidery. A type of silver tissue cover for the culinary items gives a very elegant and sophisticated look to the table. Styling could be done by decorating the table with lots of flower stands and candle stands. An open umbrella canopy for the tables placed outside gives a very sporty look to the tables. A centre table bowl stand along with tissue décor completes the look of the table.

Great tips for decorating dining table

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

An elegantly decorated dining table showcases not only taste but also class. Dining table clothes in cotton, silk, satin, or jute which is available in several designs and patterns can be the initial step to decorate as well as protect the dining table from any damage.

Sometimes, table skirting could be done and this gives a very dramatic appeal to the dinning table. The next step could be the table mats which act as an essential décor piece. When the basics are done, items like fruit basket, which not only has a utility but also acts as a decorative item, increases the beauty of the table. A water jug, preferably in clear-glass can be placed in the centre of the table along with clean glasses. A small cookie jar or chocolate bowl placed in the table always signifies classic taste. Not just table décor but maintaining the decoration is far more important.