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Category - Tips

8
Jun

Natural Paving

We have done the research and come up with six valuable benefits when it comes to adding natural paving to your garden.  These benefits we hope will not only encourage you but also help you with making the correct decision when it comes to selecting the paving for your garden. Adding value to your property is

6
Jun

Caring for your Orchids

Indoor plants like Orchids have become more than just a ”plant in the house”, in most houses, indoor plants have added to the interior design and décor. They add life and colour to the room. Depending on the plant it could even add contrast and texture to the room. Plants also show a healthy way

3
Jun

Small Space Solutions #5

Small Space Solutions With our population growing so fast we have had to accommodate and adapt very quickly. Our living spaces have gone from big garden homes to concrete jungles. With the properties getting smaller and smaller, interior designers have had their work cut out for them. But they do succeed, and here is how:

25
May

Caring for your Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas are commonly known as Christmas flowers in South Africa,  are native to Asia and America, but they grow well in almost all parts of South Africa, from our coastal areas to the interior. The word hydrangea comes from the Greek “hydr-” (meaning water) and “angeion” (meaning jar or vessel) – so roughly translated hydrangea

23
May

Interior Design Colour Tips # 4

When it comes to colours and textures in design, it can become a little intimidating.  But it needs to be done or you might end up with the same design for years to come.  We have a few tips to get you started. If you paint your walls in a mute colour, it will give

20
May

Why we love lilies

Ever wondered why people love lilies and make such a big deal about it.  Yes it has an attractive flower and in an arrangement they last for up to a week, but is there something special about Lilies that make then unique? The Lily has a trumpet-shape flower that grows from 12 to 15cm in

19
May

Interior Design Furniture Tips #4

When it comes to purchasing furniture most people play it safe and go for plain and safe colours that can be lived up with scatter cushions.  There is nothing wrong with that, but have you tried purchasing a bold print? Interior Designers do it all the time. For stainless steel furniture pieces, apply baby oil

17
May

Garden Ants

Although ants are important to our ecosystem, they tend to be more a botheration when having a picnic in your garden or having lunch in your back yard.  If not controlled they can find their way into your house.  You can get rid of ants naturally by exterminating or deterence. By naturally exterminating you can

17
May

Small Space Solutions #3

We cant all afford a big apartment for out first appartment and we need to make do with what our budget will allow us with.  Luckily, Interior Design is not just there to dress up our space but used properly we can trick the eye into creating bigger, cleaner and even brighter spaces. Here are

5
May

Growing Indoor Plants

Indoor plants are not only a presentable and decorative way of adding life and colour to your space but depending on the plant you could be adding contrast and texture too.  But, like a lot of people, getting a plant to stay alive is not always an easy task. I am here to tell you