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Online programs to make 3D presentations of designs
Looking for an online program to help you visual your designs in 3D? Here are two interior design software programs that designers can use to create 3D presentations of their interior design ...
by Lloyd
Mold streaks on your roof? Try this!
Here are some options that you might want to consider when it comes to removing mold streaks (also know as algae stains) from your roof. 1. Hire a Roof Cleaner Professional This is always the ...
by Lloyd
Where should you install a toilet roll holder?
You can either install a Mounted Toilet Paper Holder or use a Freestanding Holder to make your paper more noticeable. Mounted toilet paper holder This option is typically used in households that ...
by Lloyd
What are the benefits of buying a house with cash?
You should expect a much lower closing cost if you're going buy a house in full cash. Paying in full cash means: - You don't have to put real estate taxes in escrow. - You don't have to pay ...
by Lloyd
How to keep your bathroom smelling fresh
Not a fan of air freshener sprays? Don't worry, there are plenty of great alternative ways for keeping your bathroom smelling fresh! Try using one of these tips to keep bathroom odors at bay. ...
by Lloyd
How to make your kitchen child-friendly
Every year, tons of children under the age of five get injured in the kitchen. If you have a young child running around your house, here are a few tips that you could follow to make your kitchen ...
by Lloyd
How to install wallpaper
Materials and Tools: wallpaper drop cloth sandpaper utility knife measuring tape wallpaper trough wallpaper brush seam roller wallpaper sponge bench or ladder paint brush or roller ...
by namron
Fixing buckled wooden flooring
Are you considering repairing wooden floorboards that have buckled over the years? Before you start tearing up the floorboards, I have to warn you that fixing a buckled wood flooring requires time ...
by Lloyd
Common problems with gas fireplaces
Gas fireplaces, although beautiful to look at and easy to maintain, can have problems. Here are a few of the more common problems surrounding gas fireplaces and a few tips on how to fix them. 1. ...
by Lloyd
Things to Consider When Choosing Carpet Fiber Type
Wool - Wool is resilient and durable. It is naturally stain and soil resistant. However, wool is more expensive than synthetic carpets. Nylon - Nylon is the most common and durable synthetic ...
by namron
How to prevent and remove window stains
You can either buy over-the-counter Glass Cleaner products or, make your own homemade Glass Cleaner Solution to remove and prevent windows stains. 1. Using over-the-counter Glass Cleaner ...
by Lloyd
How to put wood flooring over ceramic tiles
I have to warn you that putting a wood flooring over an already-done tile floor requires hard work. First of all, you should first consider what type of wood flooring are you going to apply: 1. ...
by Lloyd
Different types of doors
Are you thinking about replacing the doors in your house? Here are some door types that you could use to replace your old ones. 1. Panel Doors It is a classic style door constructed with panels ...
by Lloyd
Meet Codding Cottage - One of The Greenest Houses In America
You all know what I think about building green and trying to live as green as possible. This video is of Codding Cottage, on Saratoga which is one of the greenest homes in the United ...
by Ruth
Perfection of Simplicity.
Some really good news Liaigre has a New book out, to hit the shelves in October. Topsy Turvy did a great review of the book and I suggest going over to see what its all about. My favorite image ...
by Ruth
Wabi Sabi
Sometimes you get a feeling that something is just right, and familiar and is as how it should be, and then there turns out to be a term that describes it accurately. I have just discovered that my ...
by Ruth
The Incredibles Home
I haven't had the chance to see the movie The Incredibles but after reading "The Incredibles" Mid-Century Ideal I think I must (even though I am not one for super hero kind of stuff. The home of ...
by Ruth
Put Acrylic to Work for You!
Acrylic is a great material to work with as an internal designer. it safer and more durable than glass (though tends to get scratched more) and can be manipulated with greater ease than glass. I ...
by Ruth
Are You Ready To Design a Boys Bedroom?
I'm sure that many homes have boys bedrooms that look like this - boring! (no insult intended) there is nothing here to accommodate a little boy except for the bedding with the cars, and ...
by Ruth
Morimoto NYC a Design by Tadao Ando
Morimoto NYC is a mixture of west and east. On the outside you can see the traditional Japanese noren combined with blackened steel horizontal bars, which gives it a strong presence on the street. ...
by Ruth
Vintage Lovers - Book Mark Factory 20
Some things I would kill for. No, I wouldn't really, its just a figure of speech. Anyway think of that figure of speech and you will know exactly how I feel about this vintage typesetter cabinet ...
by Ruth
Top Flooring Design Options For Your Home
The best interior designers in the world work to a plan, and the plan starts with flooring. The floor is the biggest single occupied surface in any design, and it's a primary element in the overall ...
by sachin
Interesting Houses.
You can't have an interior without and exterior so sometimes I like to write about interesting houses I run into.No one can argue the fact that this beach house is interesting.Designed by Nuno Grande ...
by Ruth
Knock Knock...
Another illustration from PVE Design I don't know what it is about them, but Red doors make me think of rabbits knocking on them...Maybe I've read to many Beatrice Potter books...
by Ruth
Guest Post - One Mans Junk Another Mans Treasure
Hi, I'm Trudi from The Deco Detective. It's a pleasure to be here at My Internal Design - thanks Sue for inviting me to do this guest post! I always try to shop eco friendly, and I think the best ...
by Ruth
Are We Surrounding Ourselves With Unnecessary Objects?
Starcks latest statement, "everything that I designed is absolutely unnecessary." has started an interesting discussion. You could take this discussion in any direction you please really, from if ...
by Ruth
It Pays to Pick Your Architect with care
Building can be an expensive bussiness, and unless you have unlimited amounts of money you are always looking to cut the costs. It is wise though, to think well about the places we cut and save in, ...
by Ruth
Lighting With A difference
Lighting can make or break a room. For me, my preferred type of light, for any kind of room in a home would always be as much day light as possible, unfortunately, that is not available by night, ...
by Ruth
Soup Bowl Bath tub
The Style Files did a really beautiful post about bathrooms, with the most lucisous bathrooms that you could possibly imagine, the kind that you could only have if You had a maid to keep it ...
by Ruth
Leonard Cohen's Art Showing in Vancouver in December
Life is full of pleasant surprise, and I was thus surprised when I learned that on of my favorite singers of all times, Leonard Cohen, who completely gets under my skin when I listen to his music is ...
by Ruth
Personal Space For Children (and Adults)
Kids do love their own spaces. Let a child hide under a table and behind a table cloth and you have one happy camper. Imagine how happy you child would be if you could supply him with a house within ...
by Ruth
Don't Choose Blinds Without Reading This!
Vertical Window blinds Windows are the way to bring the inside out and the outside in to our homes, and there for their treatment is essential in the look we want to acheive. Blinds and shades ...
by Ruth
Are You A Clutterer? Here's Why
I walked into an acquaintances house the other day, and was amazed at how clean and tidy it was. Mainly, tidy. No clutter anywhere to be seen. I had a hard time stopping my jaw from dropping down to ...
by Ruth
Wall Paper As A Focal Point
I am not much of a wall paper girl, but some times, using it sparingly as a highlight can actually make the room. I couldn't live in a room that was completely covered with wall paper on all for ...
by Ruth
Do You Need Custom Made Cabinet for your Bathroom?
Custom bathroom cabinets In case of remodeling the bathroom, there are other options to moving the entire installation in case the size of your bathroom is not compatible with the standard sizes of ...
by Ruth
Interview With British Designer Nicky Haslam
Times Online published an interesting conversation with Nicky Haslam, British Designer great. Interesting and amusing read - the man is both good at what he does and a quite a character as well. ...
by Ruth
Thinking About Greening My House
I think of myself as having average to high awareness of the environment, I try to recycle as much as I can, try to use Eco-friendly products and though I am not going to extremes as installing a ...
by Ruth
Isamu Noguchi's Coffee Table
I visited the Isamu Nuguchi Museum about 15 years ago, on one of my New York vists. You know those moments that are life changing and astounding - I experienced several of them on that visit. He ...
by Ruth
How Independent Are You When It Comes To Remodeling?
Personally I love to change things around the house and even remodel by more extensive changes such as breaking down walls and stuff but I have to say that I'm the type of woman that needs ...
by Ruth
Oh So Pinspiring!
I have been spending time lost in the world of pintrest, and thought I would share some of my finds here occasionally. I love light fittings, but am never able to find any that I want to hang in my ...
by Ruth

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