Archive for November, 2009
Berber carpets derive their existence from Berber tribe in North Africa. Some of he reasons to buy Berber carpets are:
• Though it is made from pure wool, it is cheaper than any other carpet and also durable.
• It is hypoallergenic and also stops growth of bacteria unlike other carpets.
• It is easily distinguishable being very unique and stylish.
• The wool loops have air filled in it, which makes them very soft. It also insulates the room and controls the temperature inside.
• Cleaning the Berber carpet is easy as stains are removed without any trouble. It is totally durable and remains new always.
• You have a choice of numerous shades like neutral, earthen, pastel, dark and so on.
• Colors and patterns are all unique and you can bet that the options in Berber carpet are more than any other carpet.
• Sub floor can be easily hidden under without repairing it.
Your bedroom is not just about a big cozy bed, but it also should have certain accessories to highlight the room’s décor. Nightstand is like a bedside table where you can nicely keep things that you require while on bed. This also saves the harassment of keeping things or searching important things while you are on bed.
You may read a book before sleeping, or need an alarm clock beside you to wake you up in the morning, so where would you keep all that? Where to keep the laptop after working seated cozily on the bed! Nightstand is the answer for all these. These are available as tabletops, shelves or even retractable trays. Nightstand completes your bedroom furniture in every sense as it has great utility and found in so many different varieties. Always, the bed and the nightstand should be in complete harmony with each other, else t looks odd.
A good sleep is a must after a tiring day. What else can give you peace other than a nice cozy mattress on which you may lie down and forget the world! Memory foam mattresses are great options but they come with a hefty price tag. So follow these tips to buy memory foam mattresses:
Memory foam should be sensitive to temperature. Good ones are not affected by body heat and do not soften due to rising temperature.
Memory foam should have a very high density around 5 to 6 lb, else it doesn’t support the body properly and the shape alters in few months.
It is always better to seek comfort trial for sometime. So that can be aware of any comfort issues.
Know details about the warranty and the goodwill of the manufacturers in the market.
Sometimes, buying a memory foam ‘topper’ also helps if you have a relatively good mattress.
Dinette table is just not for dining, but it is much more than that. We all lead busy lives and have less time for our family. After a hectic day, the one place where you can meet and enjoy a great meal is the dinette table. Eating together gives a lot of joy and sharing food together is also fun.
Dinette tables are nice cozy dining table and chairs using minimum space. They are not as splendid as dining tables, but can nicely adjust around in any corner of the room. Dinette tables are mainly available in wood, glass, plastic or any sturdy material suitable fir everyday use. While buying, you should also think about its maintenance. If you have kids who play around, you must be cautious while getting any dinette table made of any fragile material. Dinette tables, which needs no maintenance as such and can be wiped clean, are the best.
Bedside table lamps are not just for the sake of the décor of your bedroom but have great utility. Earlier bedside table lamps were matched on both the sides, but with changing trends it has ousted that idea. If there are double beds, there might be a separate theme for each of the beds, which means different table lamps. These lamps are available to suit any theme your bedroom might be based on, western, country or very modern.
Before buying bedside lamps, make a note the purpose they would serve. If you want to read at night, you might want a light that can be adjusted over your head. Similarly, the brightness of the lamp also depends on the particular activity you need it for. Positioning of the lamp correctly is also important. It should be accessible from your bed. Lighting fittings are available in great designs, so choose them according to your taste.
Outdoor carpets are different from the ones used interiors. A modern home is laced with everything essential for comfortable living, outdoor carpets are necessary around the garden or swimming pool. Besides looking good, these are also comfortable to walk bare foot and provide insulation from cold underneath.
Outdoor carpets have to be waterproof, as they need to face rain, water splashed from the pool or even garden. These carpets are made of different materials like both natural fiber and synthetic. You might feel that natural fiber is best for you, so you may choose grass mat type carpeting for your outdoors. If you want to opt for a cheaper outdoor mat, plastic or synthetic ones are your options. Some carpets are also available in tiled form. Installation is easy with provisional padding or glue. It is upto your taste of what design or patter you outdoor carpet will be- plain or something like grass.