How to choose great house plans

House plans should be chosen carefully so as to blend with other homes in the neighbourhood while reflecting the home owner’s creativity. There are plenty of home design options and deciding which layout will best fit and improve your lifestyle…
5 Stylish bathroom decor ideas

When it comes to decorating a small bathroom, it is important to keep the phrase “less is more” in mind. A few special touches in the right places can transform an ordinary bathroom into a stylish one without spending a…
How to use basic design elements to decorate your home

Home decoration employs five key elements that go hand in hand with the principles of design to create functional and aesthetically appealing homes. These include colour, line, space, texture and shape. Whether you are starting on a blank space in…
The pros, cons of open plan living in modern homes

Changes in lifestyle have seen open floor plan homes continue to gain popularity, replacing the traditional design where all the room are separated by walls. The most common form of open plan living combines the living room, kitchen and dining…
How to use basic design principles to decorate your home

Principles of design define how the elements of design (colour, texture, line, space and shape) should be used in order to achieve a functional and stylish living space. These principles include balance, rhythm, unity, contrast and emphasis. 1.) Balance This…
How to decorate a bedsitter

Bedsitters in Kenya are usually small with space just enough for one person but this does not mean you have to live in cramped conditions or without style. The fact that everything is basically in one room can make decorating…