Terracotta floors have multiple advantages and are made from a 100% natural raw material: clay. To get to the quality finished product, however, a long process is required, starting with the choice of a high quality clay. of water and clay will then be worked by hand on work benches so as to obtain loaves that will be pressed in an appropriate way and placed inside molds that will give the product the desired shape and size.
There are many ideas for decorating the terrace and those who love nature will not be able to resist the temptation to decorate terraces and balconies with flower or vegetable pots. Pots for the terrace, unlike domestic ones, must be less delicate and more resistant to atmospheric agents such as rain, hail, snow and wind.
The street lamps are a key element of street furniture, even better if it is a beautiful, functional and intelligent design complement. This is the case of some innovative proposals that come from the market or from industrial design and which have been welcomed in some cities around the globe.
Many people do not have the desire or the money to carry out green renovations to the home in which they reside, for this reason it is nice to see that designers develop solutions that can be integrated later. Those who do not intend to renovate their homes can increase energy efficiency by installing insulating panels, adding a thermostat and, why not, photovoltaic Venetian blinds.
After seeing how to furnish a living room, we will give you some tips on how to furnish the kitchen. With the right furniture, the kitchen will become much more than just a space for eating and cooking; after all, we live in our kitchens! When furnishing a kitchen, the first thing to do is to choose a series of colors to use: walls, furniture, hobs and accessories must follow these guidelines.
Furnishing the bathroom in a natural style can give a completely different - and better - impression to your home. The ideal would be to have a 'room of the self', that is, a corner of the house - even a small one - to be dedicated to body care, exercises and meditation. Otherwise, it can be folded back onto the bathroom, which from a simple place for hygiene can become a real relaxation space.
Low-light domestic environments almost bring sadness, but unfortunately it happens in blind environments that have no windows. A solution comes from skylights for ceilings. The skylights have a very specific purpose, to exploit natural light to illuminate domestic environments that do not communicate with the outside.
There are so many ideas for decorating the garden, all at no cost and above all all with a low environmental impact. Ideas for decorating the garden, borders. Cost: from 0 euros In this photo gallery you will find nice ideas to outline flower beds, the children's play area, the vegetable garden ... the borders can be very useful for making the garden more tidy and welcoming guests with criteria.
What are the best plants to decorate your home with style? Houseplants are a great way to decorate your home with little money. The natural beauty of plants is a golden opportunity to add a touch of elegance to rooms, plus, plants are perfect for any type of furniture, indeed, for every furniture there is the right plant.
The balcony risks being a bit sad and bare in winter. A careful gardener, however, manages to have splendid blooms even in the coldest months. There are not a few varieties of plants that give flowers in the winter months, they are plants that do not fear the cold and continue flowering even at very low temperatures.
With the treatment of the wood we obtain sheets of paper, with the pressing of the paper we obtain wood. Simple isn't it? This is how cardboard furniture was born. The idea of cardboard furniture is not new, the first successful creations are prior to 2010 and on the occasion of Milan Design Week, a German designer presented furniture and other pieces of furniture made with recycled newspapers.
Our home furnishings section continues, focusing once again on the most lived-in domestic space of all: the kitchen! Furnishing a kitchen is by no means an easy task, there are many factors at stake: aesthetics, personal taste, functionality, practicality and ease of cleaning.
Do you want to set up a flowered balcony? In this guide you will find all the information on how to flower a balcony. It should be emphasized that before proceeding it is good to keep in mind that plants are living organisms in need of care. enjoy excellent sun exposure.
A simple terrace can become a more livable space in which to spend part of our free time even doing gardening. In this regard, we will show you how to design a terrace garden, following some indications. Creating a garden on the terrace is an operation that you can do yourself; it's simple, you just need patience.
The vertical garden is ideal for those with little space outside the home and for those who want to furnish a small terrace. With the growth of urbanization, fewer and fewer people can afford the classic vegetable garden that develops horizontally. Those who live in small apartments do not have to give up gardening or the cultivation of fruit and vegetables: the balcony can be transformed into a green paradise thanks to the setting up of a vertical garden.
Cardboard pops up everywhere! The objects we buy come with cardboard or plastic packs, both materials can be recycled in a conventional way or with completely creative methods! The recycled cardboard furniture is a tangible proof of human creativity, they are resistant, eco-sustainable and in their movements, they do not scratch walls or floors.
Vegetable garden at home: there are basic rules and tricks that are very useful when trying to set up a vegetable garden at home, however, a lot is entrusted to your intuition, your curiosity and desire to experiment. Having said that, here are some tips and practical ideas to respond to the main curiosities of those who want to "make a garden at home".
Sack cultivation: this is an alternative method to allow people who do not have a vegetable garden to grow vegetables. The cultivation in bags would seem the ideal solution to set up a vegetable garden at home and not give up the pleasure of bringing to the table vegetables grown with your own hands!
Building a wooden floor for the garden: the task is not as difficult as it may seem, it is also possible to build a wooden floor, with river stones, gneiss, porphyry tiles or wood-like material. exteriors If you are thinking of making a wooden flooring for your garden, pay close attention to the choice of wood.
How to pave the garden. After having seen how to build an outdoor wooden floor, we will analyze the various options available for paving the garden by covering an extended area or a single stretch with different materials. gneiss, porphyry cubes, self-locking, tiles, pebbles, elements in imitation wood….
Ideas for decorating the garden: simple ideas are enough to make our garden more elegant and welcoming. First of all, we advise you to prefer natural materials to create each structure: wood, iron, stone, bamboo ... even stones, stumps and tree roots can provide support for the development of small plants, for tracing a path or delimiting a flower bed.