How to pick the right window curtains for your home

Curtains, also known as drapes, usually offer a lot more than simply serving as a window treatment in an interior. The accessories go a long way in improving the aesthetics of a room. With the correct colour, size, texture and…
5 Brilliant ways to maximize space in your small kitchen

After several years cooking in a small Nairobi apartment kitchen, I have learnt how to be creative when it comes to maximising available space. When limited by space, getting clever on storage is your best bet on having a functional…
How to zone your house for safety, comfort and privacy

Modern houses are built for various purposes – living, working, and recreation among others – which require totally different ambience. When designing a house, therefore, constant attention must be given to the function of each room in order to develop…
Five ways to boost the resale value of your house

Every property owner desires to capitalize on the sale of their home and turn a huge profit without much hustle. So as to achieve this, the house in question must stand out from the rest in the market, something that…
How to choose the right wallpaper for your house

Wallpaper has evolved into a crucial part of interior design in Kenya as a substitute to a coat of paint for covering and decorating walls in homes and offices among other places. The use of wallpaper dates back in the…
How to light your bedroom

As living spaces continue to decrease in size due to rapid growth of population mainly in urban areas, bedrooms have assumed many functions depending on need and time of day including sleeping, dressing, working and relaxing. Bedrooms therefore require adequate…
How to maximise a small house

Learning how to maximise space in a small house is becoming an important skill among tenants due to decreasing sizes of apartments. The rising population and insatiable demand for housing has led to a rapid depletion of unoccupied space –…