Interior Decorating Lounge
New Home: Painted or Stained Trim?
i have a home builti in the 50's. It has Jarrah floors, picture rails and door frames. Somewhere in the past 50 years someeone has white glossed hald of the house while…
Sloppy picture Framing
The PictuerFramers Guild of Victoria was the first group in the world to create Industry Standards, Framers with Standards have adopted these standards. There are no Aust.…
Picture rail height - 3m ceiling?
Hi the norm is to have the picture rail line up with the top of the door arcs.
Anthing else will look out of place with a 3m high ceiling.
I don’t know about everyone else, but I spent 2 weeks with my face buried in this forum and now I’m behind on a few things in my office!
Hay… but it…
Television show looking for stories...
I’m confused about the filming date???
Looks like it’s already been and gone!
I guess they should visit Nowra, lots of everything they want, going on down here.
Standard inclusions for Northridge homes
How long does it take for the paperwork and soil tests to be sent out once the initial deposit is made?
Were there any probs you had with Northridge? Anything that I…
Changing colour scheme in house
I want to change the colour scheme of the inside of my house. The house is about 7 years old. Internally, the colour scheme at present is:
all walls: - a light coffee…
suade effect paint
I would strongly suggest you post a photo of the rooms you want help with.
It is much easier to help you this way.
Websites are great Kylie…..but hugely time consuming as well!
To have a GOOD website you must be on top of it always, and I’m not!
I never get back to take photos…
Question regarding tin look ceilings
It is already on our website
BTW, just to let you know the shipping to your place would be probably lower than to our North American customers…
Apr 10, 2007 5:07 pm
Different Colour themes?
Hi Dazcla -
I agree - the colours you are describing sound great!
Another possible colour you could consider is a rusty red/orange - some nice examples are Wattyl…
SAVING ENERGY IN WINTER
Good advice, and we could all do better I'm sure. It makes sense for the environment, as well as the hip pocket.
And remember too, that nice dense pile wool carpeting…
Fine art Photographs
Hmm large sums of money would see my house decked out in Ken Duncan.
But not for long, as I do my own as well, when I have the time.
Selling House - Ideas For Kitchen?
Hey Nat, And remember STREET APPEAL.
Make sure it looks nice from the street, so many people drive to an open and don;t even get out of their car because they didn;t…
I think for what most of Michelle does, Paint Shop Pro or as you say Photoshop Elements will do what she needs.
I see My virtual as more for new designs and I…
Hanging a very big and heavy artwork
I'm not too concernced about putting a hook in the wall, it will be my house after all!
Two hooks sounds like a good compromise, I'll find where the…
(and of course my husband! (from the U.K.))
Well there’s a souvenir no one else could match!!!
Well done…..top ranking things that have been bought back to OZ…
OUT OF INTEREST…..
I’ve been flat out trying to get a project finished, but your replies are great!
I will put all the colours together when I get back from my 4…
Interior design theme
Hi Twinkle -
I do tend to agree with stonecutter - your home is your personal gallery to exhibit all your favourite things - and for you to express yourself and feel…
Filling the Gaps
We found this product in a hardware store, we have since purchased direct from the supplier, to do the other wing of our place.
So what's everyone been up to?????
My wife ordered a sample on monday and they came in the mail today.
The prices quoted on the internet are good but if we were to buy a house load is there a…
With a bit of luck from HEN…the word will spread onto other volume builders, so THEY too can get their STUFF in a pile!
I have no doubt at all after what’s been…
Sep 11, 2007 11:00 pm
Your new Laundry
penjay …..Mine are set up in my office…..not a bad spot.
But not as good as I would like it in a laundry! Apparently I know how to sew….so my daughter keeps…
TIPS PAGE IS UP!!!
Thanks to all who have been interested enough to find my mistakes in the tips page…..I thank you for that, I was very tired last night and I think I rushed it!
Probably totally unrelated to this forum, but I just found it while I was updating my “Gift Certificates”
This has go to be the prettiest display of boxes I have…
Steve…..when I start making real money….I’ll let you know!!
It’s very quite down where I am at the moment, not a lot going on.
Ohhh muzzman, yep just the lounge for a couple of honeymooners!!!
Now don’t wear it out in the first year!
If you were to have the whole 3 kitchens made up, so you could stand back and have a look at them……you would scarcely see any difference in the selections.
For all you arty designy people
Maybe even a mirror or frame?
I know you can get MDF?(some sort of particulate stuff) cutouts from spotlight/lincraft/bunnings etc of mirrors, picture frames, etc. You…
Ok, so how much does it cost??? Michelle?
I have a friend who is a painter but deals only in high end property like Crown Casino etc. When I ran this buy him he nearly fell of his chair and said that…
off2theburbs….if I could see a photo of the mirror front and back I could tell you what would be the best way to hang it.
I know the green backing stuff you are…
If we only knew then what we know now???