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    Unusual L-Shaped Apartment with No Doors in Japan

    How to escape the feel of overcrowding and stiffness, so typical of big city apartments? Architects from Japan offered their own vision of a comfortable and inspiring layout: no doors, small wooden partitions and L-shaped plan of the interior, which ensures openness and a required…

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    Self-Designed Apartment in Traditional Style

    How can knowledge of physics help in home renovation? How to bring life to quiet minimalism? How to create an interior equally suitable for working from home and relaxation?  Today’s article gives answers to all of these questions.

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    Bright Attic Interior Design with Diagonal Furniture Arrangement

    Today we’ll show you a re-made attic interior design. It is definitely memorable in all aspects: color scheme, layout, decoration and functionality. The owners’ only wish regarding their future interior was a bold bright color palette. The designer team decided to develop this idea further and…

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    Garden Jobs in February

    January is coming to an end and if you’re already done with all the garden jobs to be done in January, let’s prepare for the last winter month. February is a month of frost, when it comes to temperate climates, and the most dangerous period…

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    Interior Design Tips for Renting Out an Apartment (Part 2)

    We are continuing to overview TOP-10 designer tricks, which will make a potential tenant choose your apartment.

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    Interior Design Tips for Renting Out an Apartment (Part 1)

    There are hundreds of rental ads … How to arrange your apartment interior in a way, which will make tenants line up to get your place?

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    Garage with Living Quarters: Pros and Cons

    In countryside houses we do our best to create the best conditions for full-fledged outdoor rest. But for our cars a trip to the countryside might be challenging. That is why to be sure about a safe trip back to the city, we should take…

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    Contemporary Style in Historical Building: Bricks & Arched Ceiling

    Today we suggest you having a look at an apartment that can be safely called unique. Located in a historical building of the 19th century and designed in contemporary style, it represents a peculiar mixture of modernity and respect for the past. Thus, the new…

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    Refined Chalet Design in the French Ski Resort

    Having a house of one’s own in the French Alps is a golden dream of any downhill skier. And this chalet featuring all the possible elements for full-fledged recreation of families and friends would please anyone. In Megeve, a world famous ski resort, there are…

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Home Textile (Part 2)

    What other interesting novelties of the beautiful world of home textile were represented at Maison & Objet 2017? Were there any non-Italian exhibitors in this segment? What trends dominated in the pavilions? All that you will find out from the last article dedicated to the…

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Home Textile (Part 1)

    The total area of the Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre, where Maison & Objet 2017 was held this week, amounts to almost 20 000 square meters. We tried our best to overview the most beautiful and interesting exhibits of the fair: furniture and lamps, tableware and…

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Home Décor (Part 2)

    Who else exhibited the best collections of home décor and accessories at Maison & Objet 2017, the world’s biggest trade fair for interior design and décor that was held in Paris on 20-24th January, 2017? We continue sharing with you the news and photos of the…

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Home Décor (Part 1)

    Maison & Objet 2017 is the concentration of talents and energy. It’s the world interior design exhibition accumulating the most sophisticated and peculiar things from the world of home décor. Here luxurious ideas of world-known brands coexist with national products, and internationally recognized professionals transfer their…

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Tableware (Part 2)

    We’re continuing our story about the newest, the coolest, the most original and beautiful tableware exhibited on numerous square kilometers of Maison & Objet 2017.

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Tableware (Part 1)

    Maison & Objet is the major event of the year that gathers the talents of today and tomorrow to create the history of present-time interior design and set the trends for the future. On 20-24 January, 2017 in Paris among its 3,000 exhibitors you could…

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Lamps

    During five winter days, on 20-24 January, 2017, Paris hosted one of the greatest and most significant interior design trade fairs of the world - Maison & Objet 2017. It gathered the most beautiful designs of furnishing, lighting, home décor and textile and invited the most…

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Furniture (Part 2)

    In this article we are glad to continue sharing with you the latest news and images of the world’s greatest trade fair for interior design and décor – Maison & Objet 2017, and in particular – about the latest furniture collections.

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    Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Furniture (Part 1)

    Just yesterday finished was one of the greatest and biggest interior design exhibitions of the world - Maison & Objet 2017. From the 20th to the 24th of January this event has traditionally gathered in Paris all the best and coolest, the most original, expensive, new…

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    Cool Blinds or Beautiful Curtains for Your Kitchen?

    When it comes to the great curtain vs blind debate, opinions are split as to which works better in a kitchen. Privacy is an issue – the chosen material should allow light to pass through but stop people from seeing in. The material also needs…

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    Windowless Room: 8 Interior Design Tips / Tricks

    Replanning of the house frequently leads to the emergence of windowless rooms: they may serve as offices, living rooms, game rooms and even bedrooms. How to design them in such a way that they don’t remind of a dark closet?

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    Damage and the Party Wall Act

    If you’re familiar with the party wall process, you’ll know that the initial dispute (or deemed dispute) is resolved by the two surveyors (or the Agreed Surveyor) serving an award prior to the works commencing on site.  However, the surveyors remain appointed indefinitely and have…

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    Dry Rot in Your Home? Keep Calm and Read On

    Dry Rot is one of the biggest threats to the structural integrity of a building. It attacks damp timbers and can reduce the beams, joists and timbers of your home to a crumbling mess. In order to do its nasty work and thrive, the Dry…

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    Solo Per Due: Italian Restaurant Just for Two

    Italy is well-known for its splendid nature, wonderful architecture, amazing cuisine and hospitable people. And finding it all rolled into one is possible, if you take a trip to Vacone commune north of Rome.  Here you can find a wonderful restaurant called “Solo Per Due”.

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    The Oval Office of the White House and Its Interiors

    After the official inauguration of Donald Trump we, as people interested in interior design, expect the changes of the most important office of the United States of America – the Oval Office of the White House. We are wondering how much it will change with…