Interior Decorating Lounge
What colour fans?
I have just chosen white for our 3 bedrooms - have antique whote ceilings and dont want to make a feature of the fans.
Mar 28, 2011 6:15 pm
Mar 28, 2011 6:08 pm
Show me your bedroom ceiling fans
I have brushed silver fans throughout my home. My ceilings are hog Bristle which is a cream colour. The brushed silver matched all my door furniture and my downlights. If…
Your children’s artwork
Thanks for posting my babies' masterpieces here mich!
I love your DD's lizard too. Artwork done by your kids is better than any painting you could buy I reckon
Here are some upclose pics of our Solver Hammersley. I think the little sample cards as sooo different to what it comes up as. IMHO its way too light and…
Mar 26, 2011 9:46 pm
Skull decals for my sons bedroom....
YuYu Designs.com.au will create you what ever decal you want and is really very reasonable. I got a decal for my daughters room of a fairy and her name all for just $40…
Painting Media Room??
Because we dont have doors on ours we are just doing a dark colour behind the tv (dulux harold or army issue i think)
Mar 24, 2011 6:07 pm
I'm looking for an interior designer to help me with my house. Preferably one that has a similar design style to Kelly Hoppen.
I'd like to pay them for their design work…
Outside Door Mats
No worries My local target had a couple, but none of the elephant ones. Got two other ones too! And of course they are in the boys clothes, where else?!
Mar 21, 2011 10:47 am
roller blinds - help
thanks everyone, ive gne for roller blinds in one area and a mix of honeycomb duette blinds and roller blinds in the other.hope thry wil look ok?? sure they will
Mar 19, 2011 9:28 pm
Not sure if I was pointed to this site by someone here or found it by accident, but if you need interiors inspiration, "Homestyle" part of this site is…
Mar 19, 2011 1:03 pm
dulux seed pearl
Not sure if this helps - but here is a search of the forum using seed pearl
which picture? one more added
There is a lady on facebook who owns a business called 'Inna Piece Designs'...she does abstract metal art, some of them are amazing…
Mar 16, 2011 4:32 pm
Mar 16, 2011 3:47 pm
Help with repainting
Looks like flicker has protected photos….
If you try this link it will help you to get your photos on the page.
I like to copy and past the photos into word so I can…
Arrrgh, I need kitchen colour help.
luvlee, when we were doing our extension, I Googled images of designs I wanted to look at for ideas for the bathrooms and kitchen and even fireplace surround.
Mar 05, 2011 12:58 am
Light or Dark?
Strandwoven is the hardest on the janka scale, followed by vertically laminated then horizonally laminated bamboo.
I can't see distressed bamboo being more prone to…
Mar 04, 2011 10:15 pm
Remember when choosing your external colours to go 2 to 3 shades darker in colour, as the natural sun light will fade out the colour. Depending on the look you are trying…
Colours help please
Firstly thank you for your reply - so quick!
In answer to your question - we were advised by a well-meaning friend that Antique White would look good…
Not a 100% sure, I haven’t looked into that yet, but I think so.
kitchen colours help please
Finally my kitchen done with redbox splash back (at the cooktop end and island bench sitting side), corian bench top and natural embrace (dulux colour). Looks…
Feb 25, 2011 1:37 am
Special for February – Remotes
I should say here, I will guide you through the process of a successful remote, so don’t be put off by the sound of it.
I will help you to understand what is…
Wall mural advice
Excellent move by getting someone who knows what they are doing!
Got a photo??
Any ideas on this render colour?
There's a house in the estate we're going to build in that has been rendered in Colorbond Evening Haze, which in full sun looks very similar to your picture. In fact we…
What sort of furniture to buy
If you're after inspiration I'd really recommend a website called houzz.com - a massive database of interior/exterior photos, you can search by room and within that by…
Feb 21, 2011 10:34 am
dulux antique white usa
ok i will perhaps visit solver paints tomorrow and see what they say. Anyone happy with the colour?? think it is very popular.
Feb 20, 2011 4:59 pm
Vinyl Shutters - are they a no no?
Thanks for the info.
I am quite interested in them now as I've seen a house down the street that has had them installed in the last few days They look fantastic.
Living area colour help please!!
Hi, we have Buff It half as our main wall colour. I've been amazed at how different it can look depending on how much light/sun it gets. On a shadowed wall you can…
Feb 18, 2011 6:57 pm