Sisters With Opposite Tastes In Home Styles

However we like to present our homes to visitors and family, there is no doubt that the plainer the finish, the bigger and more orderly it looks.  I know two sisters who are so the opposite each other when it comes to their decorating and furnishing tastes, it’s amazing there’s any family likeness at all!  One of them likes a seriously minimalist appearance, no ornaments, photographs,  pets and definitely no clutter about.  She’s absolutely fanatical about cleaning the house, especially the areas that are to be seen and touched by…

Getting Help For Mrs Mop & The Decorating Team

At this time of year the magazines are full of decorating ideas.  In fact, they start around the last week of January.  The spring cleaning is supposed to take place before the good weather really begins, to the house is literally stripped down, all surfaces thoroughly cleaned and any spare furnishings can be sent to the dry cleaners and the rest stored in another room whilst the clean and decoration work occurs.  In the old days before both mum and dad had full time jobs, the lady of the house…

Decorating a Small House or Apartment

When you have a small space to deal with, it can be difficult to know the best ways to decorate so you can maximise the space. Here are some top ways to decorate your tiny space so you have the most room available and you love your little home! Defining the separate areas of your small home is an important first step. Often, the smaller homes and apartments are fairly open plan by nature, so making up individual areas for different spaces is a good way to organise your room…