Kid’s Bedroom Makeover in Minutes!

Do you keep up with decorating your kids bedroom, making it a fun space for their friends to hang out? Ok, lets face it…the Winnie-the-Pooh border probably wasnt meant to last until graduation. Isnt it time to redecorate? The two biggest obstacles to redecorating a childs bedroom are time and expense. How to find time to paint or paste up new wallpaper? How much is it going to cost? Today, there are some great new products available for decorating the walls of childrens rooms that will allow you to decorate for less than $20. Wall stickups (appliques) are available in a variety of fun designs and are easy to apply to walls. The stickups are self-stick and repositionable at any …

A Guide to Platform Bed Plans

Do you want to try your hand at building a platform bed? For those of you who dont yet know what a platform bed is, its an exciting, old way of sleeping that incorporates a simple, elegant frame and a single mattress. Its lines have been used in Europe, Scandinavia, and Japan for hundreds, if not thousands of years. Platform beds can be made of wood or metal. If youre looking to build a platform bed, youre probably thinking about wood. Platform beds can be extremely simple. The extremely simple platform beds have no headboard or footboard, and certainly no canopy. They incorporate slats, which, in effect, replace the need for a box spring, since, because they are sturdy yet …

Bed Ideas Including Bunk Beds, Platform Beds And More

Ever noticed that bunk beds are the ultimate solution to needing room space. You definitely have to appreciate how they can make any room appear larger as they do not take up lots of space. We have the answers to your sleep and bedroom storage problems with our tips and valuable informative ideas here. Platform beds are also extremely versatile and easy to maintain. European designed beds are fast becoming a new standard in modern bedding because of their sleek appearance. You definitely will experience what they have to offer. Today for the price oriented consumer you might want to also take a look at murphy bed systems. The simple, elegant styling of modern platform beds makes them popular among …

Turning Bathrooms Into In-Home Spas

It may be the busiest room in the house, but for many people, it’s also the most relaxing. Designers say the latest trend in homes is to create luxurious living spaces out of bathrooms-and a new study indicates that homeowners may be on to something. On behalf of German bathtub manufacturer Kaldewei, the Rheingold Institute of Cologne, Germany, found that bathing brought about psychological changes, and concluded that a relaxing bath in the evening was calming and helped people “wind down.” So how do you transform your bathroom into an at-home spa? One way is through aromatherapy. Try these recipes for a luxurious bath: Fortune and Harmony Add 4 tablespoons each of honey and cream to warm bath water with …